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Committed to College

Committed to College

March 5, 2017

     As we steadily approach the midpoint of the Spring Semester, the time for seniors to commit ...

Wish Week Is...

Wish Week Is…

February 16, 2017

Jamie Tatum ’18 sells wish week shirts on Feb. 15 in the commons. “Wish week means a time our school comes together to support one kid.” Tatum said. ...

Students take a picture at Winkelman's

Students Throughout District Vote in Mock Election

November 7, 2016

Throughout the day Tuesday, Nov. 7, students flocked to the Learning Commons to vote in the Douglas County mock election, a District-wide event where students can vot...

Halloween is a Dying Holiday

by Alex Shaffer, Editor in Chief

November 1, 2016

When I was younger I remember standing at a door for five minutes in a line of kids to get candy. Now you ring a doorbell and the reason you are waiting is because the people are scrambling around to see what they can find for the trick-or-treater’s because they didn’t expect any.

Photo by: Alex Shaffer.

Are Clowns a Threat?

November 1, 2016

Vague sightings of clowns, threat or not, have been reported. Abc’s Denver 7 has stated that the Denver Police Department responded to the area of East 53rd Avenue and Kittredge Street at 8:20 Friday Morning, on a report that a student saw a clown across the street and the clown grabbed her and tried to kidnap her.

Quick and Easy Costumes for $10 or less

Zander Robinett '19 the cereal killer was cereal killed.

by Audrey Corrado and Shelbie Johnson, Reporter

November 1, 2016

     Halloween is just a few days away which means time for candy and costumes. The problem is th...

Commentary: How Old is too Old to Trick-or-Treat?

by Jana Seal, Editor In Chief

October 26, 2016

    Halloween is a fun holiday for adults and kids alike, but where do teenagers fall?  Some find trick or treating inappropriate for teenagers to take part in, while others believe that it doesn’t really make a difference either way.  Whether or not teenagers continue to trick or treat throughout high school, there...

How Old is too Old?

How Old is too Old?

October 26, 2016

Halloween festivities traditionally consist of clever costumes, frightening films, trick-or-treating,...

Presidential Election 2016

by Connor Fuchs and Alec Sutula

October 26, 2016

With the 2016 Presidential Election in less than two weeks, here is a look at the views on certain issues from candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump   Hillary Clinton: Foreign Policy-  “Maintain a strong military, strengthen alliances, being firm but wise with our rivals, defeating ISIS and enforc...

Mock Election 2016

October 24, 2016

     Here at Rock Canyon, there are only few who are eligible to vote in this year’s election. Some...

The FAFSA website where seniors can apply for financial aid to be applied to their college tuition.

FAFSA Now Open For High School Seniors

October 5, 2016

As of October 1, 2016, the online FAFSA application is now open and taking applications. FAFSA stands...


by Maja Hall, Reporter

September 19, 2016

      Tis the season for posters full of puns, people walking the halls with flowers plus teddy bears in hand, and Instagrams of cute couples smiling ear to ear. In case you don’t get the point, it’s the time to ask a lucky guy or gal to homecoming! With this year's homecoming theme of Dr.Seuss, it’s bound that you’ll fin...