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Homecoming Week Rundown

Homecoming Week Rundown

Tyler Hardin, Reporter

September 28, 2017


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The theme: Road Trip. The date: Oct. 2nd-7th. This is our annual Homecoming week at a glance, but while many are focused on the dance, let's look at a rundown of the week. Even though Homecoming week is next week, the preparation and decorating always starts well before that. Hallway decorating begi...

“Raptors Drive Safe”: Distracted Driving

“Raptors Drive Safe”: Distracted Driving

Selena Tuilaepa and Hannah Khalil

May 4, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

https://dcsdk12.org/chaparral-students-launch-safe-driving-campaign From the time Henry Ford created the automobile, cars have presented us with the benefits of getting around, showing our style, and so much more. What some have disregarded is the fact that an operative vehicle is essentially a destructive...

Arts Smarts: EHS Art Students Showcase Art at the Spring Art Show

Arts Smarts: EHS Art Students Showcase Art at the Spring Art Show

Kendall Ungerman, Editor-in-Chief

April 26, 2017


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Students at this school have many talents, ranging from academics to athletics all the way to the arts. In order to showcase the artistic abilities some have, the art department hosts two art shows a year, one of which will be hosted tonight in the library.      “Having art shows allows a young a...

Here’s What You Need to Know about the New Start Times

Here’s What You Need to Know about the New Start Times

Emma Lovato, News Editor

April 20, 2017


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           It is common knowledge that teenagers need eight to ten hours of sleep each night. But between sports, jobs, and homework, teens are not getting the sleep they need, and the Cherry Creek School district has the earliest high school start times compared to Aurora and Denver Public Schools....

Throwback Thursday: EHS staff wears their high school gear

Throwback Thursday: EHS staff wears their high school gear

Selena Tuilaepa, Reporter

April 15, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

In the mix of growing up, often times one is always looking forward to the big events that have yet to happen in their lives. When they do happen, it happens within the blink of an eye. Take high school for example. High school is a place where everyone uses the experiences around them to find...

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week

Selena Tuilaepa, Reporter

April 15, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Sports

Athlete: Andrew Danko Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Achievement(s): "I'm really proud of the fact that our team is 9-0 and that we've double our winning total from last year. Individually, I'm proud of the outcomes that have been a result of my hard work." Mentor: "The Seniors on my ...

Victory for the Raptors

Victory for the Raptors

Caleb Sewell and Selena Tuilaepa

March 14, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Eaglecrest Boys' Basketball wins 5A State Championship

Sweeney Todd Steals Hearts

Sweeney Todd Steals Hearts

Emma Lovato, News Editor

March 3, 2017


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Eaglecrest Theatre is back with a riveting new musical. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is set in 19th century England, and surrounds the return of barber, Sweeney Todd (played by Jalen Martin) as he searches for revenge on a judge who sentenced him to 15 years in exile. He joins forces w...

Dancing her Dreams: Girenko Makes the Denver Outlaws Dance Team

Dancing her Dreams: Girenko Makes the Denver Outlaws Dance Team

Kendall Ungerman, Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2017


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As any senior in high school, senior Vika Girenko had to figure out her path. She soon came to find out that dancing was in her blood. Being such a key part of the Dance Company and the Varsity Poms team, it seemed almost inevitable that she follow her passion after graduating high school. ...

The Return of Kailey Wilson

The Return of Kailey Wilson

Selena Tuilaepa, Reporter

February 23, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Sports

Many athletes suffer an injury during their athletic careers. Unfortunately, for Kailey Wilson, she suffered the injury of her anterior cruciate ligament—better known as the ACL.      Wilson commits herself to multiple sports:  basketball and softball. Being that her last name is Wilso...

Who is Judge Neil Gorsuch?

Who is Judge Neil Gorsuch?

Ruth Mekonnen, Reporter

February 10, 2017


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Judge Gorsuch, a 49-year-old Colorado native, has been nominated by President Trump in an attempt to fill the seat of the late Judge Scalia after his death in 2016.

Bridging Gaps with Book Bingo

Bridging Gaps with Book Bingo

Kendall Ungerman, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2017


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    While walking down the halls or sitting in certain classrooms, you may have noticed the Bingo boards posted on the walls. You may have also been asked to vote for our school’s library to win $60,000 for books. That is because, this year, the librarians have been working hard to integrate ...

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