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Colorado All State Honor Band

Emily McDonald ‘19 practices her clarinet during access in the band room Jan. 10. McDonald received the music after being accepted into the Colorado All State band and practiced before the combined musical rehearsals. “I am most excited to meet other players from around the state that have worked just as hard to get here and are just as excited about music as I am. As the best in the state changes, the community of musicians chosen is unique to any year prior and I’m really excited to meet this years members,” McDonald said.

by Emily Wilson, Editor

January 29, 2019

Music by definition is a strand of notes put together to create a vocal or instrument sound; but to Emi...

The Climate of the Country in Regards to the Incident at the ‘March for Life’ in Washington D.C.

by Jana Seal, Editor In Chief

January 26, 2019

On Friday, January 18, a confrontation at the March for Life in Washington D.C. would make headlines of both liberal and conservative news outlets-- before the full story even surfaced. In a group of Black Israelites’ attempts to provoke a group of ‘MAGA’-hat-wearing students from Covington Catholic High School (C...

Cooking up a Change

Carrie Lin ‘20, Co-Vice President of Jags Go Pink! and Zoe Zizzo ‘20, Co-President of Jags Go Pink! run a bake sale during second lunch in the commons to raise money to help out cancer patients Jan. 16. There was a table full of baked goods, with prices that ranged from one to four dollars. “I’m really excited to be helping out breast cancer patients and am glad that I can do my part,” Lin said.

by Kira Zizzo, Editor

January 23, 2019

Jags Go Pink! is having a bake sale Jan. 16 and 17 in the commons during lunch. Various scrumptious baked...

Katie Whetten ‘22, Annie Benson ‘22, and Emma Koressel ‘22 sit outside the main office during first lunch, talking about the results of the world record egg that is taking Instagram by storm Jan. 15. All three students liked the viral egg post and contributed to its 43, 821, 307 likes. “I’m glad the egg won because it’s funnier than Kylie’s post, so people like it more and also I like eggs better,” Benson said.

A Single Egg Just Scrambled the Internet

January 16, 2019

In a matter of 10 days, Instagram users across the world banned together and over 46 million of them (as of Jan. 16) left a like on an image uploaded by @world_recor...

Girls Who Code

by Jana Seal, Editor In Chief

December 20, 2018

Women make up only 29% of the workforce in science and engineering careers, but about half of the entire general workforce (  In the past, these industries weren’t just male dominated-- they were entirely male-possesed. As a new progressive era picks up, women are spearheading their own involvement in these ...

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Hydration Hype: JT Creates Online Store Promoting Water

November 26, 2018

Security Guard, J.T. Adams, will launch a new online shop called "Stay Hydrated Shop"  a few weeks before...

Visiting Chicago

November 14, 2018

Rock Media and RCTV travels to Chicago, IL for the semi-annual NSPA/JEA National Journalism Convention....

How to Fake Your Own Death… And the Consequences of Misleading Media

by Jana Seal, Editor In Chief

November 6, 2018

Originally published in Vol. 1 of The Rock      Corruption in Russian politics has continued, and will likely continue as long as President Vladimir Putin is in office, to prevail as a prominent world issue. As a recognized critic of the Kremlin and the President, Babchenko has had a target on his back since before 2014. T...

Are You Voting?

Are You Voting?

November 5, 2018

“Voting for me just isn’t happening, but I love America,” Sager said. “I hope a lot of people come out and vote [to] help the poles. I’ve ignored every political commercial, but I think the teachers need to get paid,” he said. “I think the teachers need to be able to afford to live in the communities in which they teach.”

2016 Colorado senate election results broken down by districts; blue being democratic victory and red being republican.

Midterms in Colorado: Everything You Need to Know

November 5, 2018

Colorado: ski destination, pioneer in the legalization of marijuana, home to the mile high city, and...

Rock Canyon TV NHSJC Best in Show Submission 2018

by Jana Seal, Editor In Chief

November 1, 2018

Rock Canyon Television (RCTV) has received a multitude of awards and nominations at conventions and film festivals, such as Colorful Colorado. Here's an exclusive look at their newest best in show broadcast submission to the National High School Journalism Convention in Chicago Illinois, fall 2018. Update, November 4: The...

Skaters of Canyon

Skaters of Canyon

October 24, 2018

Opinion High schools have a variety of people, and it can be easy to guess the type of person they are t...