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Rock Canyon High School's Student Newspaper

the Rock Online

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RC Update: Featuring Jared Engerman and Holden Casey

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto February 15, 2022

After a long hiatus, the RC Update returns with its first guest of the year, Student Council Secretary Josh Lederman. Art by Matthew Fink

RC Update: Josh Lederman

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto August 26, 2021  

Julien Bouquet is the candidate for RTD Director for District G in this coming election.

RC Update: Julien Bouquet

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto October 30, 2020

The RC Update is hosted by Matthew Fink 22 and Jack Gianetto 22.

RC Update: Andy Abner

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto September 29, 2020

RC Update Episode #1 – Quinn Pogge and Andrew Dupper

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto September 30, 2019

The sky from Toepfer Park Aug. 11. The sun set at 8pm and appeared to be pink. I loved the sky lately and the beauty it holds, but of course its heartbreaking to know that the cause of it has had so much destruction on our state, Mandy Fleet 22 said.

UPDATE: What you need to know about Colorado’s wildfires

by Maddy Merritt, Editor in Chief September 16, 2020

Orange, purple, and pink pastels paint the sky. The sun, a bright fuschia orb, makes its way below the horizon. Stunning, right? It’s actually the result of wildfires currently sweeping through the Centennial...

David Sapienza’s sixth period AP Euro History class huddles in lockdown, May 7 after an abrupt announcement from Principal Andy Abner. Mr. Abner announced that STEM School, 5.8 miles away from Rock Canyon, has an active shooter alert currently.  The school was reduced to a lockout at 2:20pm with secure perimeter, students can leave with parent supervision.

BREAKING: STEM School in Highlands Ranch in Active Shooting; Updates

by Amanda Brauchler, Editor in Chief May 7, 2019

Police responded to STEM School off Ridgeline Boulevard in Highlands Ranch around 1:53 pm, May 7, to a call of active fire. The report from STEM, a school about 5.8 miles away from Rock Canyon, sent Douglas...

Awards and Achievements

March 10, 2022

2022-2023 Colorado Student Media Association (CSMA) 1st Place Best of Show   2021-2022 Colorado Student Media Association (CSMA) Award of Commendation Hybrid News 1st Place Staff...

The varsity football team celebrates together after their 28-17 win against the Warriors Sept. 23.

Jaguar Football Takes on Arapahoe High School Warriors: Photo Recap

by Abigail Wood, Managing Editor September 26, 2022

One broken down bus. Two injured players. Three pickled popsicles. Four touchdowns. Before the game against the Arapahoe High School Warriors on Sept. 23, the bus carrying the entire varsity football team...

Center, Long Snapper Aaron Moskoff ‘23 practices setting up the ball for a snap to the quarterback Sept. 2. The defensive team stood in line to set up the snap in order to make sure they were aligned and ready for the game. “Personally, I’m very superstitious when it comes to preparing for the game. Every time I warmup, I’ll do three sets of a drill, or do a certain stretch three times. Basically, I like to warm up in sets of threes. It keeps everything consistent,” Moskoff said.

Jaguar Football Takes on Smoky Hill High School: Photo Recap

by Abigail Wood, Managing Editor September 6, 2022

As the sidelines and packed bleachers scream cheers, the ball lands into number seven's hands and allows him to run a 49 yard pass touchdown. The varsity football team came back to win against the Smoky...

Middle blocker Gannon Figueroa 24 jumps to hit the ball Aug. 18. The team spent the summer months doing group trainings and workouts to prepare for this season. Figeuroa scored four kills over the course of the three sets.

Lady Jags Reclaim the Jungle: How Volleyball Has Bounced Back

by Claire Bauer, Editor in Chief August 26, 2022

Stopped practices due to quarantines. No court side-switching between sets. Games and practices breathing through a mask. No home gym due to flooding - meaning no consistent practice space or schedule...

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