National Honors Society Officers Travel to Zimbabwean Orphanage

//HANNAH LOVELL// Mountain Vista’s National Honors Society is working closely with an orphanage in Zimbabwe to improve the quality of the lives of kids there. So far, they have raised enough money to purchase a van which will transport the children to school. The officers plan to travel to Zimbabwe to work directly with the […]

NHS Roses Of Charity

//MORGAN MACLEAN// On Dec. 3, the 260 members of National Honor Society (NHS) at Vista had a charity-a-thon. Within this charity-a-thon, members were able to give to three separate charities, The Denver Inner City Parish, the Santa Elves Campaign and Roses Of Charity. For this charity-a-thon, their ultimate goal was to raise enough money for […]

The Best of the Best: National Honors Society

MORGAN MACLEAN   Scholarship, leadership, service and character. With every word said, a candle is lit. With every candle lit, new members get more insight on what it means to be a part of the National Honor Society (NHS).   On Sept. 19, 168 new members were inducted into the National Honor Society at Mountain […]

National Honor Society Walk for ALS

REAGAN FITZKE On Sunday, Sept. 13, National Honor Society paired with McLain High School to walk for Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as ALS, on behalf of Steve Johnson, former Mountain Vista High School principal, who has the disease. ALS is a nervous system disease that weakens the muscles of the body, impairing function of […]

NHS Tutoring Club

AMY HUANG NHS Tutoring Club meets Tuesdays after school in the library and Thursdays during SOAR in the teachers lounge. Students should attend if they need extra help with homework or if they are simply looking for a quiet place to do homework. NHS members can sign up to be tutors at http://goo.gl/forms/VSxNyHT4j2

National Honor Society Helps Nepal with Walk-A-Thon

REAGAN FITZKE On May 9, National Honor Society held a Walk-A-Thon at Chatfield. The fundraiser was to raise money for a child’s surgery on his club foot in Zimbabwe and Nepal earthquake relief efforts. Even though it was cold and raining NHS members still showed up to walk five miles. Students each pledged about $50 […]

Attention All National Honors Society Members

SAVANNAH TAYLOR Attention all National Honors Society (NHS) members, if you missed the NHS meeting last Thursday, Nov. 6, then make sure to attend the meeting on Friday, Nov. 14. The meeting is mandatory, and will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium. You will need to bring a new unwrapped toy to donate to […]