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  • Debate: A Team is Always a Team

    Debate: A Team is Always a Team

    Caroline McVeigh, Staff Writer

    April 5, 2017

    The debate team at Cherry Creek High School is not like most other teams at the school. They are more than just a team: they are a family.  The debaters show continual support for one another. This family sticks together even past high school, finding lifelong friends. The favorite part of deba...

    Emily Huang and Annie Chang mess around before the first debate round begins.

    Photo by Caroline McVeigh

  • The Orchestra Behind Titanic

    The Orchestra Behind Titanic

    Martha Gray, Staff Writer

    April 5, 2017

    Musicians at Cherry Creek High School are working together to put on the musical, “Titanic,” this March. Like with all musicals, the composition reflects the story and engage the audiences since the story is a historic event, the music reflects the era and mood throughout the show. The conducto...

    Creek's orchestra reverses for their live performance during the play.

    Photo by Martha Gray

  • Cherry Creek High School Puts on Titanic the Musical

    Cherry Creek High School Puts on Titanic the Musical

    Cameron Barnard, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    April 4, 2017

    This winter, Cherry Creek High School put on “Titanic” the Tony-Award-winning musical. The Cherry Creek cast sang and danced to a story rooted in historical accuracy and emotional appeal. The cast and crew worked on the play since early January. Props had to be built, costumes designed, and lines...

  • Principal Silva turns forty

    Principal Silva turns forty

    Cameron Barnard, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    April 4, 2017

    On January 30, 2017, Principal Silva turned forty years old. Cherry Creek High School celebrated the day with a mariachi band, marching band, Meisters, and seniors singing in the quad. The day began with Principal Silva’s arrival at 9:30am. His parking spot was decorated and crowded with students an...

    Principal Silva is surprised in his office by balloons and a mariachi band.

    Photo courtesy of Penny Malloy

National Signing Day

Alex Gordon and Zoe Warren

February 1, 2017 was a historic day at Cherry Creek High School. Seventeen students committed, signing to and signed their letters of intent to continue playing sports in college. It was a full house in the trophy room f...

April 14, 2017No Comments

Debate: A Team is Always a Team

Photo by Caroline McVeigh

Emily Huang and Annie Chang mess around before the first debate round begins.

Debate: A Team is Always a Team

Caroline McVeigh, Staff Writer

The debate team at Cherry Creek High School is not like most other teams at the school. They are more than just a team: they are a family.  The debaters show continual support for one another. This family sticks together...

April 5, 2017No Comments

The Orchestra Behind Titanic

Photo by Martha Gray

Creek's orchestra reverses for their live performance during the play.

The Orchestra Behind Titanic

Martha Gray, Staff Writer

Musicians at Cherry Creek High School are working together to put on the musical, “Titanic,” this March. Like with all musicals, the composition reflects the story and engage the audiences since the story is a historic...

April 5, 2017No Comments

Cherry Creek High School Puts on Titanic the Musical

Cherry Creek High School Puts on Titanic the Musical

Cameron Barnard, Co-Editor-in-Chief

This winter, Cherry Creek High School put on “Titanic” the Tony-Award-winning musical. The Cherry Creek cast sang and danced to a story rooted in historical accuracy and emotional appeal. The cast and crew worked on...

April 4, 2017No Comments

Donald Trump faces his promise of a border wall

Photo by Dario Lopez-Mills, AP

Donald Trump shakes the hand of Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto.

Donald Trump faces his promise of a border wall

Emilee Shoff-Olson, Staff Writer

On February 2nd, 2017, Senate leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky said Congress will follow through on Trump's border wall, but there are many obstacles to come. Senator McConnell estimates that  the border wall will cost bet...

April 4, 2017No Comments

Principal Silva turns forty

Principal Silva turns forty

April 4, 2017

On January 30, 2017, Principal Silva turned forty years old. Cherry Creek High School celebrated the day with a mariachi band, marching band, Meisters, ...

Debate: A Team is Always a Team

Debate: A Team is Always a Team

Caroline McVeigh, Staff Writer

The debate team at Cherry Creek High School is not like most other teams at the school. They are more than just a team: they are a family.  The debaters show continual support for one another. This family sticks together...

April 5, 2017No Comments

Sports, College, and Homework Oh my!

Sports, College, and Homework Oh my!

November 17, 2016

Photo by Nicole Benkelman Junior year is widely known as the hardest, most stressful time for many high schoolers. College, licenses, and SAT ...

Cherry Creek School District Board of Education Elections

November 19, 2015

The Cherry Creek School District Board of Education district seats were up for election and filled November 3rd, 2015. According to the Cherry C...

Jefferson county’s decisions go up in flames

Jefferson county’s decisions go up in flames

November 19, 2015

Jefferson county elected a new school board in November of 2013. Many people in the district disagree with the new school board’s decisions....

From 500 Students to 3600

November 12, 2015

Transitioning to Cherry Creek High School is an incredibly unusual and different experience for everyone, especially for students who came from smal...

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National Signing Day

Alex Gordon and Zoe Warren

February 1, 2017 was a historic day at Cherry Creek High School. Seventeen students committed, signing to and signed their letters of intent to continue playing sports in college. It was a full house in...

April 14, 2017No Comments

Weather vs Track and Field

May 22, 2016

Multiple track and field meets have been canceled this year due to weather. Through all of the snow and rain, it’s been hard to practice as...

The 2016 Girl’s Lacrosse Season

May 22, 2016

The Cherry Creek Bruins Girls’ Lacrosse Team is looking to go to its nineteenth straight state title this year. The Girls’ lacrosse team has ...

Sports Authority Going Bankrupt

Sports Authority Going Bankrupt

April 25, 2016

As of Wednesday, March 2nd, Sports Authority, the fourth-largest U.S. sporting goods chain had filed for bankruptcy. While they announced th...

Sled Hockey

March 4, 2016

Waking up at 5:30 on a Saturday morning with a positive attitude may not be what most teenagers look forward to, but this is exactly what Paul Stoiber do...

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The student news site of Cherry Creek High School
The student news site of Cherry Creek High School