The Eaglequill

Harlequin Carries the Word

Jeremy Garza, Reporter

May 13, 2019

Filed under A & E, Features

The Eaglecrest Harlequin Players performed the intense play Who Will Carry the Word?, written by Holocaust survivor Charlotte Delbo in April 2019. The show follows the stories of women fighting to survive the Holocaust in a German c...

Thank You

Mackenzie Prendergast, Reporter

May 13, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

This spread is meant to be a collection of thought-provoking pieces for the student body, staff, and other readers to reflect upon as a crisis not only facing our community but our country. Mental illness is something many have ...

Mental Health & EHS

Mackenzie Prendergast, Reporter

May 13, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

Being a student in today’s world means dealing with mental health. Cherry Creek School District data shows that from 2014-2018 there has been overall 5% increase of high school students who reported having depressive symptoms. In ...

#WECANDOTHIS

Jim Roome, Assistant Principal

May 13, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

30 years ago, when I first walked into Eaglecrest High School, schools were pretty much like they had been for the previous 30 years. Since that time, I have had a front row seat watching world events and technological advanc...

Superior Choirs Take on Grand Junction

Aliya Getchell, Reporter

May 13, 2019

Filed under Features

Members of Eaglecrest choir recently went to Grand Junction to compete in the Colorado West Invitational Festival. They left Thursday, April 25, and came back April 27. Madrigals, the top choir, and Cantare participated along ...

Mental Health at a Glimpse

Mackenzie Prendergast, Reporter

May 13, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

Mental illness. Even the phrase holds a negative connotation, yet it has become a part of the teenage experience. Maybe it was you, or it was your friend, or maybe it was a friend of a friend, that you barely knew. Mental ill...

Raptors Dance the Night Away

Leo Nibbe, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features

Salsa dancing is typically a traditional Cuban folk dance, although it is widely practiced in many Latin American countries as well. Salsa dancing has become a large part of Hispanic culture, and its origins are rich with histo...

Raptor Robotics Engineers Triumph

Kaitlyn Weifenbach, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features, News

The Eaglecrest Robotics Team Raptacon 3200 has done exceptionally well so far this year. At their second competition, Thursday, March 28th through Sunday, March 31st,  in Utah, the Robotics team had the opportunity to compete ...

2019 Upperclassmen Prom Theme Reveal

Jaden Brumage, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features

On Monday, April 1st, students filed into school and were surprised to see the prom theme reveal put together by Student Council’s Junior class of 2020. Much like the hearts posted on the windows for Valentine’s Day, the disp...

Who Will Carry the Word?

Mackenzie Prendergast, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features

In the performing arts hallway a scream pierces the usually quiet air. A student comes rushing out of a classroom to the stairwell. The scream quiets. Rehearsal resumes while the actors are still shaken from what they’ve hear...

Eaglecrest Photographers Delve Into Emotions Through Art

Jeremy Garza, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features

Starting on April 12, 2019, Eaglecrest High School student photographers are being showcased in an art show at Pirate Contemporary Art Gallery in Lakewood. Akina Bell, Oliver Godfrey, Tyler Hardin, and Hailey Stilley were all sel...

Ferocious Female Fisticuffs

Ferocious Female Fisticuffs

Tyler Nelson, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filed under Features

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