• November 29No School on January 21th, Martin Luther King Jr Observance.

  • November 29Girl’s Basketball @ Home on January 22nd from 4:30-5:30pm at MSHS.

  • September 4Wrestling Meet @ Home on January 25th from 4-6pm at MSHS (Senior Night).

  • August 24Neon Dance on January 19th from 8-11pm at MSHS.

Disco to Dabbing Episode 4: Poor Baskin-Robbins

Disco to Dabbing Episode 4: Poor Baskin-Robbins

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell

April 6, 2016


Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

On this episode of Disco to Dabbing, we cover Mr. Noland, a Language Arts teacher at Manitou Springs Middle School. Not only does he reflect on his high school experience, but comments on this generation and what he thinks about middle school cliches, our use of technology and his predictions of our ...

Freshman Friday: Quinn Hersey Makes Memories

Freshman Friday: Quinn Hersey Makes Memories

Sita Ahlen and Mia Elliott

April 2, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfXMqJCJQZ4 Taylor Finn (12), a friend of Quinn Hersey (9) through Student Council and Track, remarks on her friend's quirky attitude and fun personality. Since coming to High School, Hersey has been involved in nearly everything, becoming engrossed in making memories...

Manitou’s Only Female Wrestler Discusses Sport

Manitou’s Only Female Wrestler Discusses Sport

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

March 28, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Last year in the U.S., 11,496 high school girls wrestled. According to the National Wrestling Coaches Association, thats a staggering increase from past year, at 20%. “Alaska, California, Hawaii, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington all sponsor a state high school championship”  the National Wrestl...

Student Council: That’s What We’re Talking About

Student Council: That’s What We’re Talking About

Mo Heiniger, Student Council Correspondent

March 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Council

Each year at about this time here at Manitou, we find ourselves in a calm spring. The crazy season of dances, Drive Smart campaigns and spirit days has ended; students and teachers are in the swing of things as we are nearly three-quarters of the way through the year. All of the chaos that the fall ...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 3: Mr. Hull Talks Classic Rock

Disco to Dabbing Episode 3: Mr. Hull Talks Classic Rock

Sage Stevens and Kaitlyn Davidson

March 16, 2016


Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

This weeks episode consists of Mr. Hull reminiscing about going to crazy classic rock concerts to the time of the notorious 06'er in Manitou, all from his college chair. This piece of his college experience that held many memories and lived in the "Man Cave" of the Hull Household, was to be thr...

Mighty Five on Fridays: Episode 2

Mighty Five on Fridays: Episode 2

Zach McGee, James Baker, Reporter

March 11, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

The Mighty Five is a video segment highlighting outstanding performances by MSHS students in the past few weeks. We will be looking across all activities, school and non-school sponsored and determining who are the might five Mustangs. This week features Agnes Navaratne and Max Hexom who preforme...

Kellen Reid, 16, on Target to Receive Pilot’s License

Kellen Reid, 16, on Target to Receive Pilot’s License

Lizzy Anderson, Reporter

March 9, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

When most teenagers were learning how to drive a car, Kellen Reid (11) was busy learning how to fly a plane. Two weekends ago, Reid flew solo from Colorado Springs to Raton New Mexico, then to Pueblo and back to Colorado Springs. The trip, over 200 miles, is double the required 100 miles. The trip c...

Exchange Students: A Year Unaccounted For

Exchange Students: A Year Unaccounted For

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

March 8, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

They braved the cultural barriers and crossed political boundaries to come and learn in America. This courageous adventure should be awarded, yet the year they spend here doesn’t count towards graduation in their home country. Currently, 10 exchange students are taking challenging classes, incl...

Freshman Friday: Tyler Doherty talks Theatre, Swim

Freshman Friday: Tyler Doherty talks Theatre, Swim

Sita Ahlen and Mia Elliott

March 4, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

In the second episode of Freshman Friday, the MSHS Prospector interviews Tyler Doherty. An avid swimmer, participant in the Arts, and devoted student, Doherty is able to balance his multiple lively occupations. Tea Santos, Doherty's friend since 6th grade, shares their artistic bond by revealing Doherty's...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 2: Preppy Mormons and Geeklets

Disco to Dabbing Episode 2: Preppy Mormons and Geeklets

Sage Stevens and Kaitlyn Davidson

March 2, 2016


Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

Disco to Dabbing is the MSHS Prospector's biweekly podcast interviewing various staff members about their thoughts about the generational differences they experience. In the second episode of Disco to Dabbing, the MSHS Prospector interviews Mr. Gutowski, one of the Health and PE teachers. He shares...

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