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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...

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...

Boy's varsity basketball plays Eaglecrest High School at the Denver Coliseum at 8:30 P.M., Mar. 10.

Boy’s Basketball Prepares to Play in the Final Four Game at the Denver Coliseum

March 13, 2017

Boy’s varsity basketball will compete in the final four playoff game Fri. Mar. 10, for the first tim...

Douglas County vs Endrew F.

Douglas County vs Endrew F.

March 6, 2017

  The Case:  It all started with Endrew F (Drew), a student who was diagnosed with Autism Spe...

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...

The teacher's lounge, renovated in December 2016, features jaguar themed photography and art.

Take a Sneak Peak of the New Teachers’ Lounge

March 3, 2017

Step inside the teachers' lounge hidden within the 2000s pod and you’ll experience a newly renovated space filled with amenities necessary for relaxation during planning pe...

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. ...

Wish Kit Sales During Both Lunches

Students purchase Wish Kits to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation during lunch, Wed. Feb. 15.  Pic: Christian Liley

by Makenna Allen and Christian Liley

February 16, 2017

Students line the commons during each lunch period of every school day following the start of Wish Wee...

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.