The Eaglequill

New Direction for Eaglecrest Media

Aliya Getchell, Reporter

May 13, 2019


Filed under News

As we bring this year to an end, The Eagle Quill staff is excited for the future of Newspaper. Throughout this year we have informed you of news, activities, and connected the Eaglecrest community to the many things happening outside of our school. Our print publication has not only been fun to create,...

Wind Ensemble at State

Nick Conner, Reporter

May 13, 2019


Filed under News

On April 15th 2019, the Eaglecrest Wind Ensemble travelled to Fort Collins Colorado to participate in a state-wide competition. Out of thirty-two bands, Eaglecrest was one of the three Cherry Creek schools selected to attend. Out of 170 schools that auditioned at state, Eaglecrest wind ensemble was on...

Girls Soccer Off To Great Start

Nick Conner, Reporter

April 15, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

Soccer is one of our biggest prides in athletics at Eaglecrest, and on April 2nd, the girl’s varsity team showcased an impressive presentation of skill and teamwork when they overpowered Overland High School.   The game took place at Overland High School and started at 4:30 P.M. The first ...

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 against a large variety of opponents including teams from Montana, Arizona, an...

New Eaglecrest Sports Add Diversity

Jeremy Garza, Reporter

March 25, 2019


Filed under News, Uncategorized

This school year Eaglecrest High School introduced three new sports to their lineup. These sports aimed to strengthen diversity and inclusion at Eaglecrest and in Colorado. The Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) voted to have pilot seasons for girls wrestling, boys volleyball, and ...

Bear Miller Wraps Paws Around Golden Helmet Award

Bear Miller Wraps Paws Around Golden Helmet Award

Jaden Brumage, Reporter

March 25, 2019


Filed under News

Eaglecrest’s football team has seen its share of accomplishments throughout the years, namely  making the playoffs in recent seasons and going to the 5A state title game in 2017, all the while being backed by a spirited crowd and strong internal team leadership. Senior Barrett (“Bear”) Miller, a ...

Peer Buddies: A Place for All

Saron Bitew, Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under News, Uncategorized

Even though EHS has a huge population, it can be hard to find a community within it where you feel comfortable. Whether it be because of rigorous school schedules or struggling to branch out, inclusivity is sometimes hard to find at school, but clubs, like Peer Buddies, have established a welcoming en...

Eaglecrest Comes Together for Music Video Project

Edmond Kunath, Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under A & E, Features, News

In December, many clubs and activities came together in the East Gym for a great moment of cheer and excitement, representing our school with pure spirit as a project began.This project is a music video, based off of the University of South Dakota’s, “Charlie Shuffle.” Now Eaglecrest is brin...

Double Double Toilet Trouble

Jeremy Garza, Reporter

February 8, 2019


Filed under News

This school year, the students at Eaglecrest have become much more aware of bathroom quality. 3,043 students use 11 bathrooms every day, and expect them to be sanitary. Students who have been at Eaglecrest for as long as three years or as little as six months can walk into a restroom and easily s...

EHS Thespians Attend Conference

Mackenzie Prendergast, Reporter

January 15, 2019


Filed under News

From December 6-8th, Eaglecrest thespians attended the 54th Colorado Thespian Conference (Thescon) in downtown Denver. This conference provides workshops and performances for thespian troupes across Colorado to better their theater program and connect with other schools. For two and a half days thespians chose from...

Little Raptor Reading

Little Raptor Reading

Aliya Getchell, Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under News

National English Honor Society, in association with the library, has continued a program where members of NEHS read picture books to the Little Raptors once a month. The books correlate with the theme of the month to show diverse characters and ideas. NEHS members are going to find the books for the...

Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Tinsae Tadele, Editor in Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under News

Jamal Khashoggi is the Washington Post columnist who has not been seen since he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. While he was there, Khashoggi was drugged, beaten and killed by Saudi operatives. Afterwards, his body was later dismembered. In the presence of top Saudi diplomats, a journalist w...

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