TSA Rocks State

//EMMA FRIESEN// Amongst thousands of high schoolers from all over Colorado, Mountain Vista’s Technology Students Association shone as one of the top competitors at the state competition on Feb. 23-25. With over nineteen people going to nationals and the team taking fourth overall, Vista competed phenomenally and represented their school with pride. “I am so […]


The leaders in the community, Tri-M the Honors society for music education in the community among youth.. The group aims to bring music into the community that can be heard by all. They are made up of the most driven and best leaders in the band, orchestra and choir programs.These students have a passion for […]

NASA Discovers the Unknown

//CAITLIN ENGLISH// Contrary to popular belief, NASA’s latest discovery is not just dust on the telescope lens. Announced on Weds., NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has unveiled the first known system of seven Earth-size planets that revolve around a single star; much like the Milky Way. Three of these newly discovered planets are located in the […]

Student Profile: Alex Sedláková

// JETT CROWSON Alex Sedláková came to Vista for her freshman year, like all the other incoming students. But unlike the other freshman, Sedláková came to Vista as an exchange student from Slovakia [?] for her first year. “I decided to come to America because I’m in love with the USA and I saw Grease, […]

Hailey Larson and Gymnastics

//ANNE GERRINGER// Freshman Hailey Larson joined the school gymnastics team through Rock Canyon this year.   “I started gymnastics because my sister had started when she was 5,” Larson said. “She came home and always was doing tricks around the house and it made me want to do it too.” Larson fell in love with […]

Syrian Refugee Crisis

//MORGAN NICHOLS// Living in the United States, it can be hard to grasp the true magnitude of the tragedy that is the Syrian Refugee Crisis. Well over 11 million Syrian citizens, which constitutes half of their pre-war population, have either been killed or forced to flee since March 2011 due to the current political situation. […]