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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.

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...

Transcript Requests Due for Nov. 1 Application Deadlines

October 17, 2016

The forms to officially request that student grade transcripts be sent to colleges are due tomorrow, Oct. 18, for the transcript to reach the school in time for Nov. 1 deadlines. Early decision or early action applications are due to many colleges on Nov. 1.    The counseling office requires to leave 10 school days before th...

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...

On August 23, 2016 students gather in the gym to sign up for clubs to participate in during the new school year.

RCHS Clubs Have Students Signing Up

August 28, 2016

     With 60 clubs and 45 booths that were set-up for the activities fair, students had many clubs t...

Rock Canyon Marching Band

by Audrey Corrado, Reporter

August 27, 2016

Since the beginning of the school year and throughout parts of the summer, marching band has been practicing at Rock Canyon 4 days a week including Saturdays. They perform at multiple school events such as the back to school assembly just recently, half times at football games, and they also participate in competitions a...