• September 4The Bonfire is on September 20th at the MSMS upper activity area, around 7:30pm.

  • August 24Homecoming Week is from September 17 through 21.

  • July 30Tomorrow’s dress up day is “Green and Gold Day” which is showing your school spirit.

Alyssa Holladay Guides Her Teammates Into a Promising Season

Alyssa Holladay Guides Her Teammates Into a Promising Season

Mia Heiniger, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Alyssa Holladay (12) is Manitou Springs High School's (MSHS) Girls’ Soccer Captain, along with Brooklyn Mack (12) and Ava Spangler (11). Holladay started on varsity her freshman year, taking the position of center back. Holladay has grown comfortable with her new position on the field from experience. F...

MSHS Track Ready to Impress

MSHS Track Ready to Impress

Zak Talbot, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

It’s never certain that when the last days of February give way to March whether there will be stereotypical spring-like days or if the worst snow storm of the winter season is yet to come. Though, one thing is for sure: high school spring sports will be in full swing as athletes push through tryouts...

Stevens Sisters Finish Swim Season Hand in Hand

Stevens Sisters Finish Swim Season Hand in Hand

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

Sage (12) and Coco (10) Stevens have a long history in the water. Whether it's competing in synchronized swimming, or racing the Manitou Springs High School Swim and Dive team, they have always had a passion for swimming. It all started with their mother, Molly Stevens, a devout swimmer in her high ...

MSHS Student Wins Regional Documentary Award

MSHS Student Wins Regional Documentary Award

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

For the past three years, Manitou Springs High School students, and now alumni, have attended the prestigious summer documentary camp, the Youth Documentary Academy (YDA), to create their own documentaries over the summer. Tea Santos' (11) documentary "Surviving" has not only been nominated for numerou...

End of Year Brings Student Council Elections

End of Year Brings Student Council Elections

Sage Stevens, Student Council Correspondent

April 12, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Council

Student Council elections are quickly approaching as the year draws to a close. For the first time in over a decade, the position of Student Body President is unopposed. Amanda Nagel (12) is the only nominee for Student Body President. Nagel has been a member of Student Council for two and a half years,...

Kory Mitchell Accepted to UCCS

Kory Mitchell Accepted to UCCS

Allie Robbins, Reporter

March 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2rKT1xtgPg Kory Mitchell (12) is a extremely happy and thrilled to be a senior at Manitou Springs High School. She has cheered at Manitou Springs High School for all four years. "I am very excited to graduate Manitou Springs High School! If cheerleading doesn't ...

What You Need to Know about the Winter Dance

What You Need to Know about the Winter Dance

Kaylin Cole, Student Council Correspondent

February 15, 2017


Filed under Student Council

Manitou Springs High School's Winter Dance is here once again and we are in the midst of spirit week! The theme of the dance this year is, "A Journey Through the Seasons." For spirit week, there are five different dress up days students are encouraged to participate in and each day is based off of...

Annual Craft Fair Attracts a Crowd

Annual Craft Fair Attracts a Crowd

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

November 30, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Council

With planning starting as early as August, this year's craft fair culminated on Nov. 19. Chairperson of the event Andrea Edwards (12) said, "There were more people involved than I thought that there would be. I had a committee with two other people. There was Mrs. Stoneback, obviously and then Ms. Wendy....

Yuji Zhong, Chinese Exchange Student, Talks American Experience

Yuji Zhong, Chinese Exchange Student, Talks American Experience

Eryn McQueen, Reporter

November 16, 2016


Filed under Features

Many international students have come Manitou Springs High School this year, including Yuji Zhong (11). Prior to her current living situations, Zhong lived in Beijing, China. The transition has been a bit turbulent due to the vast amount of changes in culture. The major adjustments for Zhong are...

Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

David Misyura, Reporter

November 16, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bajdxZ8uAxc&feature=youtu.be This year sees the continuation of MSHS's tradition of sharing cultures from around the world on one very special night: World Language and Culture Night. The event was raised to a much grander scale than previous years, with the MSMS band playing va...

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