• 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.

MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

Aliah Char, Photo/Copy Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

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...

How to Deal with Different Political Views

How to Deal with Different Political Views

Logan Spicer, Junior Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Seeing loved ones during the holidays can be stressful. Often times, political discussions seem almost unavoidable these days. What should be a fun family gathering can turn into what feels like a war. For some, it can be a struggle to balance your own views, alongside others. Here are some of the best ways to ...

More Espresso Equals Less Depresso

More Espresso Equals Less Depresso

Adriana Lucero, Junior Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under News

Caffeine consumption has become a normal part of life for high school students. You wake up and immediately think to grab a cup of coffee or tea. During lunch time you might have a soda along with your meal. While studying, you might need an energy drink to keep you awake. Whether or not you’re awa...

Swim & Dive Preview: Captains and Coaches Set Goals for the Season

Swim & Dive Preview: Captains and Coaches Set Goals for the Season

Aliah Char, Photography/Copy Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

According to Roy Chaney– the MSHS Girls' Swim & Dive team’s Head Coach– the diversity of incoming talent, a strong dive team, and close-knit friendships contribute the perfect recipe for a triumphant season. “These girls seemed fired up and ready to learn, and that’s all a coach can rea...

Homecoming Away From Home

Homecoming Away From Home

Allie Robbins/Oda Tiller-Brattebø, Photography Editor/Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) is hosting 10 exchange students from around the world for the 2018-19 school year. There are students from Spain, Norway, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Latvia and the Czech Republic. Although, at MSHS, there is an annual celebration that most exchange students are ...

GSTA Kicks Off the Year With Ice Cream Social

GSTA Kicks Off the Year With Ice Cream Social

Oda Tiller-Bratteboe, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Friday, September 7th, the Gay Straight Trans Alliance (GSTA) 0f Manitou Springs High School organized and hosted an ice cream social at the Mustang Plaza. The goal of the social was to raise money, awareness and to collect clothing to donate to Inside Out: an organization which focuses on bringing a...

Student Leadership Shown Through School Walkout

Student Leadership Shown Through School Walkout

Amanda Nagel, Reporter

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Wednesday, March 14th at 10:00am, students all over the country stood up from their classes and walked out of school. This was the one month anniversary of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 students and educators. High schoolers across the country were hopi...

Annual Club Carnival Gets Students Involved

Annual Club Carnival Gets Students Involved

Anela Wright, Senior Reporter

September 8, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Each year, Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) holds a club fair to encourage students to become a part of the school community. Students talk to each club to attain information, and in return they receive a ticket that can be cashed out for games, drinks and food. Over a dozen different clubs prese...

Announcements- May 19, 2017

Announcements- May 19, 2017

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Senior Reporter

May 19, 2017


Filed under Announcements

GOOD MORNING MANITOU SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FRIDAY, MAY 19 Activity Announcements: All track athletes not going to state need to hand their uniforms in to Mr. Brown as soon as possible, but no later than today, May 19th. Please return your clean uniforms and attach a note with y...

Girls Soccer Dominates the Field in 2017 Season

Girls Soccer Dominates the Field in 2017 Season

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Senior Reporter

April 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year started off strong with a 4-0-1 scoring for the Manitou Springs High School Girls Soccer Team. Only Jefferson Academy, the top-ranking team in the state, has scored against Manitou so far. In their first game, the Varsity team dominated Woodland Park High School with a score of 8-0. During th...

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