• September 169/18 Academic Eligibility Check
  • September 169/25 Senior Parent Meeting at 6:30 pm

New Year, New Experiences

New Year, New Experiences

Allie Robbins, Photo Editor

September 3, 2019

Just like that, summer ends and school begins. On August 23rd, seniors started their year by enjoying Senior Sunrise at 5:50 am. It is a tradition for seniors to begin their last year of high school by watching the sunrise and later in the year, they will return when the sun sets on their last day o...

Senioritis: What Are the Side Effects?

Senioritis: What Are the Side Effects?

Téa Santos and Meara Sauer

May 1, 2019

With the end of the school year drawing near, both students and teachers are faced with the crippling effects of senioritis. Senioritis is best described as a decrease in motivation during a student’s last year in high school, growing worse as the end of the year approaches. “It has a trickle-down...

NHS Finishes Up the School Year

NHS Finishes Up the School Year

Mackenna Yount, Copy Editor

April 29, 2019

As the school year comes to an end, the Manitou Springs National Honor Society (NHS) has finished up their last few events for the year. The last two events that NHS held were the food drive on April 6th and the Senior Rose Ceremony on April 22nd at a staff meeting. Additionally, the club has decided on the ser...

Track Competes at State Qualifying “Twilight Meet”

Track Competes at State Qualifying “Twilight Meet”

Adele Goodwin and Kayla Hendricks

April 29, 2019

The April 5th track meet was anything but ordinary. The second state qualifying meet out of the whole season is referred to as the “Twilight Meet”. This meet not only defined the athletes' futures but defined their spot on the track team they competitively compete in. Abbie Boren (12) has been...

Soccer Rivalry Continues Against St. Mary’s

Soccer Rivalry Continues Against St. Mary’s

Clover Bernard, Senior Reporter

April 17, 2019

On Tuesday, March 9th, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Girls' Soccer Team went head to head with St. Mary’s High School Girls' Soccer Team. Throughout the years, St. Mary’s has been a huge rival for MSHS in athletics. Both schools always go head to head in important games and championships....

Editorial: America Has an American Problem in Need of an American Solution

Editorial: America Has an American Problem in Need of an American Solution

Oda Tiller-Brattebø, Senior Reporter

April 12, 2019

It is February 14th, 2018 and I’m sitting in the couch with my mom as images flash at us from the TV screen. It is from the United States of America, a place I’ve always thought of as a safe haven; a place full of freedom and liberty. We watch as helicopter after helicopter passes over Stoneman Douglas Hi...

Baseball Finishes Strong Into Spring Break With Tournament Success

Baseball Finishes Strong Into Spring Break With Tournament Success

Maya Berns, Business Manager

April 3, 2019

As the baseball season goes by and more games are around the corner, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Boys' Varsity Baseball Team is working hard to get a good connection that reflects their playing on the field. On Wednesday, March 20, the MSHS Baseball Team began playing in a three-day day ...

Knowledge Bowl Team Goes to State Competition

Knowledge Bowl Team Goes to State Competition

Mackenna Yount, Copy Editor

April 3, 2019

On March 18th and 19th, eight students on the Manitou Springs High School Knowledge Bowl Team made their way up to Colorado State University in Fort Collins for the 2019 Colorado State Knowledge Bowl Tournament. The team made it to State by winning a wild card invitation shortly after they had a...

Girls’ Soccer Victorious Against Pagosa Springs at First Home Game

Girls’ Soccer Victorious Against Pagosa Springs at First Home Game

Mady Caywood, Student Life Editor

April 1, 2019

On Friday, March 15th, the Manitou Springs Girls' Soccer team played their second game of the season at MSHS' home field against Pagosa Springs High School. Manitou started their season off with a disheartening loss to one of our biggest rivals Jefferson Academy 7-0. “I was scared if they scored fi...

World Language and Culture Night Changes Theme for Fourth Year

World Language and Culture Night Changes Theme for Fourth Year

Sophie McKeown, Warhorse Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2019

Every year, Manitou Springs High School plans an event called World Language and Culture Night (WLACN). This night is primarily for students in language classes—at every level— to pick a topic relating to a different country and create a presentation. While in the past the themes of the presenta...

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