• July 30Registration for all students is on August 21st at Manitou Springs High School.

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Student Council Elections Shine a Light on Next School Year

Student Council Elections Shine a Light on Next School Year

Spencer Briggs-Hale, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

In a time when elections seem to be in the center of everyone's mind, there was one that was especially close to home. Instead of an election for the future of the nation, this was an election for the future of the school. Manitou Springs High School's student body went to work deciding what sort of...

Swim Team Hosts Senior Night, Qualifies for State

Swim Team Hosts Senior Night, Qualifies for State

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
January 27, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 23 the Manitou Springs swim team competed in its last home meet of the season against St. Mary’s. The final score was 91-89, Manitou won. The win was bittersweet as it was also senior night. The swim team prepared to say goodbye to seven seniors, all who have been swimming all thr...

Maniboo Brings Ghosts, Ghouls, Gandalf and a Rooster to MSHS

Maniboo Brings Ghosts, Ghouls, Gandalf and a Rooster to MSHS

Chloe Armstrong, Reporter
October 28, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

"Maniboo" is a tradition at Manitou Springs High School that takes place around Halloween each year. Children from both district 14 elementary schools come to play games, win prizes and get a good scare if they dare to enter the haunted house. This year, Maniboo was held on October 26 from 4-8 PM...

Editorial: The War on Modern Science

Editorial: The War on Modern Science

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter
May 20, 2016
Filed under Opinions

It's the end of the year, and that means more and more surveys are bombarding students. Everyone wants to know what drugs you’re doing, what you thought about your English teacher, or what your tax bracket is. All these questions are then funneled into scientific-looking test results that deliver cr...

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter
May 19, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

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
Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Announcments – May 11, 2016

Announcments – May 11, 2016

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Reporter
May 9, 2016
Filed under Announcements

Activity Announcements: The spring dance concert is tonight at 7 at the district auditorium! Come see block 3 and 4's hard work come to life on stage. Featuring fantastic song choices and choreography by Mrs. Nicole Berry as well as our own students! See you there! Today's Activity/Athletic Announcements: 7:00...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Miss Wendy talks Past, Future

Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Miss Wendy talks Past, Future

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell
May 4, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

Miss Wendy talks to Sage Stevens (10) about her experience as a high schooler at Coronado and the transition the school has gone through since her graduation, the benefits of being like a second mother to all of the MSHS students, and the effects of early exposure to Ipads. She also talks about her...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 5: Steven Jensen and the 40’s

Disco to Dabbing Episode 5: Steven Jensen and the 40’s

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell
April 20, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

Steven Jensen (12) has been avidly involved in MSHS for the past four years. He is a three-season athlete (football, basketball, and track & field) and was elected Homecoming King with his twin sister Angala Jensen (12). "Disco to Dabbing" looks into Jensen's perspective of his high school expe...

Girls’ Track Team Reigns Victorious at John Tate

Girls’ Track Team Reigns Victorious at John Tate

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter
April 13, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

For the second year in a row, the Manitou Springs High School girls' track team won the prestigious 1st place at the John Tate meet. The large meet hosted over 30 schools and two divisions. This meet has been known to be highly competitive, as the records set by student athletes rarely stay in...

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