• 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.

Forensics Hosts a Meet Against Fifteen Schools

Forensics Hosts a Meet Against Fifteen Schools

Riley Cluxton, Senior Reporter

January 18, 2019


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On Tuesday, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Forensics Team participated in the Student Congress meet against 15 other schools. Forensics is described as the art of public speaking, often involving practices, sub-branches or categories that each member of the forensics team chooses before the of...

NHS Inducts Diverse Leaders in MSHS Community

NHS Inducts Diverse Leaders in MSHS Community

Clover Bernard, Senior Reporter

January 17, 2019


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On January 14th, students and parents gathered at the Briarhurst Manor to watch Manitou Springs High School's Annual National Honors Society (NHS) Induction Ceremony. Students who were inducted into “the nations oldest, largest and most prestigious club” –according to President Ava Spangler...

Key Club Shows Holiday Cheer

Key Club Shows Holiday Cheer

Oda Tiller-Brattebø, Senior Reporter

December 20, 2018


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Key Club held a Holiday party for their members on December 15th. The members brought food and a White Elephant gift for a gift exchange, all while wearing their favorite ugly holiday sweater. When people arrived at the house, they were mingling around and there was Christmas music playing. They hung...

Cheerleading Excels at State Competition

Cheerleading Excels at State Competition

Clover Bernard, Reporter

December 17, 2018


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On December 5th, the MSHS Cheerleading Team showcased their upcoming state routine in the high school gym. This was for the parents, friends and students who couldn’t make it up to the 2018 State Spirit Championship at the Denver Coliseum. This showcase was also to display all of the hard work th...

MAPS Class Explores the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center

MAPS Class Explores the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center

Phoenix Stogdill, Christopher Hill, Meara Saucer, and Adelyn Powell, Junior Reporters

December 11, 2018


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Two combined classes– Andrew Slama’s biology class and Ben Gilliam’s MAPS class– went on a field trip to the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center (CWWC). The goal of the CWWC is to educate the public through tours and programs to show the public the true importance of all varieties of wild canines...

Craft Time

Craft Time

Adele Goodwin, Henry Ilyasova, and Remi Hayek, Junior Reporters

December 7, 2018


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On November 17th, Manitou Springs hosted a Craft Fair that had 71 local vendors. Crafting is a hobby billions of people of people worldwide participate in every single day. Many people express this in different ways: some make bracelets and necklaces out of beads, others could make doors and tables out...

MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

Aliah Char, Photo/Copy Editor

December 7, 2018


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The Manitou Springs High School Girls' Swim & Dive team crushed their first tri-meet of the season. The swimmers won eleven out of the twelve races against La Junta and Englewood on November 28th at the Manitou Pool. Sophia Cirko (10), Sydney Dolloff-Holt (12), Kaitlyn Cashdollar (12...

A Crash Course on Consequences

A Crash Course on Consequences

Paige and Parker Laurie, Junior Reporters

December 7, 2018


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Driving Smart is always a good choice, but what could the consequences of bad driving really be? Student Council answered that question during their DriveSmart week. Kicking off with a carnival on November 16, crash dummies, VR aids, and drunk goggles gave students a taste of what bad driving can be...

First College Signing of the Year

First College Signing of the Year

Avery Olson, Junior Reporter

December 5, 2018


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On November 14th, McKayla Cully (12) signed for volleyball at Lander University in South Carolina. “It’s basically my home away from home,” said Cully. “ I did a lot of college tours and campus visits and sent all my stuff out to the college. I worked really hard for this.” All of Cully’s fr...

Girls’ Volleyball Banquet Marks the End of the Season

Girls’ Volleyball Banquet Marks the End of the Season

Maya Berns, Buisness Manager

December 3, 2018


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On Tuesday, November 30, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Girls' Volleyball team enjoyed their final volleyball event of the 2018 season. At their banquet, they celebrated victories and losses. Most banquets involve funny moments, sad moments, and memories that the team made as a family. For many...

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