• September 15The bonfire is Thursday the 21st at 8 p.m. at the Middle School Upper Activity Area.

  • July 30The Homecoming Parade will be on Friday at 1:30 p.m. on Manitou Avenue.

  • July 30Both the Volleyball and Boys Soccer teams play James Irwin on Sept. 19 at Home.

Homecoming 2016: Events and Details

Homecoming 2016: Events and Details

David Misyura, Reporter

September 22, 2016


Filed under News

Homecoming is almost upon us, and everyone is mentally preparing for all the festivities to come. Even if some of us won't be participating in the events or dress-up days, it's always good to know what's ahead of us, from September 24 to the first of October. Saturday the 24 consists of the first...

Cheyenne Mountain High School Begins Year with Dress Code Controversy

Cheyenne Mountain High School Begins Year with Dress Code Controversy

Jackson Parker and Jaron Rizo

September 12, 2016


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Dress codes have always been a controversial issue for high schools across America. Last year, many students both female and male rebelled against strict dress codes that they saw as degrading. Since school started this year, the Cheyenne administration has been having this issue with their dress code...

New School Year, New Staff

New School Year, New Staff

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Senior Reporter

September 9, 2016


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Some Mustangs might have noticed the several new staff members that have joined Manitou Springs High School this year. There are four new English teachers and two new Counselors. Some of these new staff members include Elizabeth Lockard (Spanish), David Bonogofsky (World Geography), and Robyn Buch...

K&A Awards Announced at Annual Assembly

K&A Awards Announced at Annual Assembly

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Reporter

May 19, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

During Green & Gold Day, not only were the yearbooks passed out and signed, but another exciting event happened. The winners of the K&A Awards were announced during an assembly. During the assembly, they had a unique form of announcing them. They announced a couple of awards, and then everybody would...

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

May 19, 2016


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Jay Huang (11), an exchange student from China, started Han club at the beginning of the year to help share his culture with the MSHS student body. Every week on Tuesdays, Huang shared music videos, powerpoint presentations and food with the club members. Many of the foreign exchange students ...

Annual Awards Night Honors Students, Introduces Valedictorians

Annual Awards Night Honors Students, Introduces Valedictorians

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

May 13, 2016


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This year's annual Award Night honored outstanding academic achievement and prestigious awards and scholarships were presented to ambitious juniors and seniors. Unlike many years' past, the Valedictorian Award went to two people, whose GPA and advanced classes were ultimately tried down to the th...

Student Council Class Boards Announced

Student Council Class Boards Announced

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

May 11, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Recently, the online vote concluded, revealing the 2016-2017 Student Council. Only 251 students voted in the online survey that was sent out to all students via email. Votes have been decreasing yearly, although numbers of candidates are steadily climbing. Some classes were very competitive, wit...

MSHS Puts on Masquerade Prom

MSHS Puts on Masquerade Prom

Sarah Bogush, Reporter

May 4, 2016


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Held at the Mining Exchange Hotel, this year's prom was an eventful night. With the theme being "Unmask the Night", students dressed up in masquerade masks for the beginning of the night. Included in the venue was an outdoor balcony decorated with fairly lights and heat lamps, where students had ...

Manitou Springs High School is Set to Receive New iPads

Manitou Springs High School is Set to Receive New iPads

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter

May 4, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

After five years of students using the same iPad 2s,  Manitou Springs High School is set to receive new iPads for the 2016-2017 school year, pending school board approval at an upcoming meeting on May 16, 2016. The district would like to give the students the best technology and tools availabl...

Student Body Executive Board Members Announced

Student Body Executive Board Members Announced

Sita Ahlen, Sports and Activities Editor

April 26, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Council

On April 22, Manitou Springs High Schools' new student body executive board was announced. After weeks of tireless campaigning, including hanging posters adorned with puns and passing out t-shirts and pins, four students have been voted into office to serve for the 2016-2017 school year. During advisory...

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