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Educational Assistants Kathy Gallo and Kandi Hedges pose in their 2013 Wish Week shirts outside of the 3000s Feb. 19. This is Gallo's first year at Rock Canyon and Hedges seventeenth year.

T-Shirt Countdown

February 21, 2020


Jaden McGowan '22, an aspiring musician, and electronic music producer poses with his drumsticks.

Track By Track: Defining Himself as a Musician

January 23, 2020

      Jaden McGowan '22 balances his marching band, wrestling captain, and overall school responsibil...

Look back at the 2010s: the events, music, movies and toys that defined the decade.

A Blast From the Past: Take an Interactive Tour of the 2010s

January 15, 2020

2010 by Ben England and Peter Leensvaart Music: According to Billboard Music, three songs by different art...

Taking Activism off the Streets and Onto the Screens: Mental Health

Bella Schneider ‘22, is a mental health activist on social media who sends positive messages to support others.
Photo by: Kira Zizzo

by Kira Zizzo, Editor

January 15, 2020

     A message pops into your social media feed, “You are important. You matter. I’m here for you....

Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

The sun breaking through the clouds after a day of overcast weather. Weather in Colorado is unpredictable even on a good day, so some light on a cloudy day is a welcome sight.

by Bennett Edlund, Reporter

January 7, 2020

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost, The old that is strong does n...

This political cartoon depicts climate change activist, Greta Thunberg standing up to political figures, using her voice as a catalyst for change to save the planet. Thunberg’s power blows President Trump away in his views and lack of action regarding Climate Change.

Climate Change Crisis: This holiday season, you may be curled up by a fire, but in a few years, our planet’s going to be on fire.

December 19, 2019

    For the last few decades, the phrases “climate change” and “save the Earth” have been throw...

A snap map showing five students' favorite things to do during the winter. Created by Amanda Brauchler

Bored? Discover Five Things To Do in the Winter

December 14, 2019

Sometimes, there seems to be nothing to do in Douglas County during a cold day. Maybe you've exhausted...

Feature Teacher Friday: English Teacher Kristin Greenleaf

Teacher Kristin Greenleaf helps student Justin Schtepa ‘23 during access in room 3000B Nov. 13.

by Emily Wilson, Editor

November 15, 2019

What subject(s) do you teach and why did you decide that subject? I teach English l and English ll...

One of the Guys

Josie Manning ‘22 kneels with her team for an injured player during the Homecoming football game at Echo Park Sept. 20. Manning and her teammates lost the game against Mountain Vista 24-12.

by Ben England and Peter Leensvaart

November 7, 2019

Softball, volleyball, field hockey, cheerleading, soccer and football. All of these seem like women’s...

RC Update Episode #1 – Quinn Pogge and Andrew Dupper

by Matthew Fink and Jack Gianetto

September 30, 2019