New NHS Inductees Receive Surprise Visits

Macey LaSarre (11) receives her acceptance into National Honor Society from Sierra Dooley (12) and Sofi Cirko (12).
December 7, 2020

On Friday, November 20th, seventeen Manitou Springs High School students received a surprise visit from members of the school's National Honor Society informing them that they had gotten accepted....

Being Thankful in 2020

There is still plenty to be thankful for in 2020.
November 25, 2020
Most of all, I'm grateful that we've made it through this so far, and that we'll keep struggling onward and keep supporting each other until the day we can finally cross that six-foot line.”

Festive Alternatives to Traditional Trick-or-Treating

Festive Alternatives to Traditional Trick-or-Treating
October 27, 2020

This year, to say the least, has been a rollercoaster. Just when things might be looking up everything seems to crash and burn. Although it is easy to feel hopelessness in all of the messes 2020 has brought,...

Laine Givens: A Different Path to Success

Laine Givens (12) poses with her brother Cade Givens (Class of 2019) and her Marine Corps contract.
October 13, 2020

While many seniors at MSHS are frantically finishing college applications and essays today for Colorado Free Application Day, Laine Givens is taking a deep breath.  At 18, Laine, a Manitou Springs senior,...

Mr. Hull: The Man Behind It All

Mr. Hull works from his desk Tuesday triaging the new remote learning schedule.
October 6, 2020

Many people think that the principals at schools are not all that important. That all they are is just the cherry on top of the ice cream, or that they are just there to keep students in check. But there...

MSSD14 balances relationships and safety

MSHS students experience the new reality of the classroom during the first weeks of school.
September 10, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been asked to make many sacrifices and changes for the greater good. One of these new changes included wearing a mask. In many places around the world wearing...

Everything You Need to Know About 2020-21 StuCo Elections

Aiden Coté holds up a sign encouraging Manitou students to stay strong in the midst of the hardships caused by COVID-19
April 14, 2020

Despite everything occurring with Coronavirus, Manitou Springs High School’s (MSHS) second semester continues despite temporary school closure. Student Body (SB) Elections are still on, and it’s...

Trout Gang: Taking Care of Brudis and Spreading MSHS Positivity

Brudis, the last of the 200 trout taken care of by Mr. Slama's Environmental Science class.
April 14, 2020

Trout gang started when Mr. Slama informed our environmental science class that we were getting trout eggs to care for before we released them as adults. We, Kat Yenne and Grace Olson, decided to start...

It’s Corona Time with Mady Caywood

People stock up on juices and milk due to the fear of quarantine from COVID-19.
March 20, 2020

Day One Today is Monday, March 16th and is the first day of quarantine for Manitou Springs High School (MSHS). I never in a million years would think that I or my fellow peers would have to experience...

Operation Cheese Stick

Students eating lunch and enjoying their midday break.
March 9, 2020

This assignment puts into perspective how few entertaining events have happened to me throughout the first eight hours of the week for the past three and a half years. The first things that come to mind...

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