DECA State Qualifiers

Last Wednesday, Nov. 30, several students from Mountain Vista High School attended districts for the club DECA. “Districts consisted of a test and two role plays,” senior Abi Fisch said. Fisch and her partner, senior Jordan Patierno, competed in Travel & Tourism at districts. “I did way better at coming up with ideas than actually […]


Economics Requirements

//LAUREN IRWIN// As many juniors and seniors have recently found out, economics is now a required class to graduate, mandated by the State of Colorado. Multiple teachers in the social studies department have recently started teaching economics.  Of these teachers, Aaron Modert and Brett Grammerstorf enjoy teaching the new required subject. “I think that it should […]


PHOTOS: Girls Volleyball at State

//LEAH DEMINSKI & TYLER MERCHANT// On Oct. 12 and 13 the Mountain Vista’s Girls Volleyball team competed in a two-day tournament for the state title at the Denver Coliseum. After two days of intense competition MVHS ended up as the state runner-up, behind Fossil Ridge High School. Here are some highlights from their match against […]


Maya Winslow Tears ACL in Club Soccer

//KATY HARRIS// Athletes like sophomore Maya Winslow push themselves to their breaking point and sustain injuries such as an ACL tear like Winslow has. “It’s hard [to go through an injury like this] because I’ve devoted so much time to club soccer,” Winslow said. “I was sad at first but I’m using this time to […]


Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

//MORGAN NICHOLS// Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is in full swing at Mountain Vista High School under the leadership of Jody Lanterna-Lewis  and Tera Schnacker, two science teachers at Vista. Focused on students who want to pursue a career in Health Services, all members of the club are interested in furthering their education outside […]


November Night of Jazz

LEXI RIGA // LEAH DEMINSKI On Nov. 2,  the jazz band and choirs from the school joined together to put on the November Night of Jazz. The Mountain Vista Golden Silhouettes, Syncopation choir and Jazz Ensemble band performed a total of 14 songs, directed by choir teacher Jerry VanderDoes and band teacher Darren DeLaup. The […]

PHOTOS: Ruff & Tuff

Tuesday, Nov. 1 Mountain Vista held its annual Ruff & Tuff event in the main gym. This year Ruff & Tuff was held during Pink Week. Students paid a fee of $5 to watch the games and all of the proceeds earned went to a Breast Cancer Foundation.  Photos by Emma Friesen