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AP Preparation

AP Preparation

by Auni Smith, Reporter

May 3, 2017

     As the AP tests have begun, many students in particular have started to feel uneasy about th...

Summer Assignment Advice

Summer Assignment Advice

by Sophie Martinez, Reporter

May 3, 2017

     As the school year draws to a close, students prepare for the assignments that will be due wh...

Boys Volleyball

by Berit Erickson, Details and Design Editor

May 3, 2017

     Rock Canyon followed the lead of numerous other Douglas County High Schools and introduced the first ever Boys Volleyball team to the athletics department. Arranged by Kyler Barker, a teacher and coach of girls volleyball, the new program began in Spring of 2017.      Though it took time and varying approaches (including re...

Tracking Down Textbooks

Tracking Down Textbooks

April 30, 2017

     Due to the steep prices of textbooks required for many of the popular courses, it has become ...

Students utilize SAT preparation books for class during access, Thurs. Mar. 9.  The students attend the classes provided by Elite Academics to improve their test scores.

SAT Preparation as the Test Date Draws Near

March 27, 2017

The classroom air is thick with tension.  The tick of the clock mounted on the wall is the loudest nois...

Spring Break or Study Break?

Spring Break or Study Break?

by Berit Erickson, Details and Design Editor

March 15, 2017

     As the deadline-induced stress of second semester is slowly approaching its peak, spring break is a tim...

Beyond Pearl Street

by Sophie Martinez and Berit Erickson

March 15, 2017

     Familiar to many is the popular Pearl Street, though Boulder, Colorado is home to hiking trails, restaurants, and museums, all unique to the landscape as well as the history of the city.  Hikes accommodate all visitors, with easy, medium, and hard treks.  Similarly, the dining in Boulder contains eateries that have com...

Cherry Hills Community Service

by Michaela Ham and Bennett Haynes

March 13, 2017

  In order to graduate high school, students must complete 20 hours of community service. There are many different opportunities for students to complete their hours, such as Cherry Hills Community Church where Blake Haynes ‘20 volunteers to complete his hours.       Haynes goes to the church to help educate kid...

Our DareDevil Security Gaurd

Our DareDevil Security Gaurd

by Alex Shaffer & Joel Argiro, Journalist

March 6, 2017

“I lived 110 miles east of London in a little village. I married a British girl there 30 years ago and am still happily married to her thank God, The culture of this school is phenomenal in particular the students. I’m always at the front office waiting for students to come In and I watch them walk in and people are holding doors open for each other and helping people on crutches and I’m just not used to that environment. My environment was that of violence I’m more used to being on edge and making sure every officer got out of the facility safe,” Sager said.

Peak's AutoCats are National Champs

Peak’s AutoCats are National Champs

March 6, 2017

Peak Athletics Cheer has 7 All-Star cheerleading teams. The weekend of Feb. 25 & 26 Peaks senior level 3 team AutoCats won first place level three national champions. Bailey Kracke teamma...

Student Sriram Nalla ’17 creates his own men’s clothing business

by Nicholas Purchase, Reporter

March 6, 2017

  “I decided to start the business because I really wanted to do something that was unique, held my passion, and actually applied things I have done in four years of high school,” Nalla said. As a State Officer and member of Future Business Leaders of America, Nalla obtained the skills he needed to manage the b...

Editorial | An Evolution of Music

Editorial | An Evolution of Music

March 5, 2017

     The evolution of music into the popular styles of modern day society is a change that appeal...

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