How to Make It “All Around the World” During Homecoming Week

Alaura Lopez (12) and Ellery Lane (11) support the football team at the homecoming parade (2016).

Anela Wright, Senior Reporter

September 15, 2017

Homecoming is not only a dance, but a week to show school spirit. Each day of Homecoming week, Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) will have dress up days, girls playing football, boys cheering them on and a very exciting football game. Here are the events to know about for the exciting week: Saturday...

Toga Tradition Lives On

Cole Crumb (12) sports a camouflage toga paired with orange and brown cowboy boots.

Aubrey Hall, Reporter

September 25, 2014

As is the case with most of homecoming week, Thursday was packed with various school activities, including class colors/toga day, a pep assembly, and the annual bonfire. Toga day is a homecoming tradition here at MSHS. While ninth, tenth, and eleventh graders dressed in their class colors last Thu...

Students protest bonfire cancellation

Students protest bonfire cancellation

September 28, 2012

As the administration looked on, a group of students laid down pieces of wood on the school emblem in protest against the cancellation of this year’s Homecoming bonfire. The protest occurred on Thursday, September 27 where, just before first block, spectators saw more than a dozen students contribute...

Hard opens communication after bonfire protest

Hard opens communication after bonfire protest

September 28, 2012

In light of the recent student protests, MSHS Principal Glenn Hard called a meeting with Student Council to work through the issues that had triggered the unrest. On Sept. 27, 2012, more than a dozen students engaged in an act of peaceful protest against the administration’s decision to cancel the...

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