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The Spreading Obsession Of Takis

Aubryn Peterson, Staff

November 18, 2019

The painful burn of your insides as the acid creeps down your throat. You continue eating the hot and tasty rolls of tortilla chips until an unsettling feeling grows in your stomach. You push the Taki chip bag away as you grip ...

Heel Pain Isn’t A Game

Elie Yates, Staff

November 12, 2019

Your heel feels like someone is stabbing it and you can barely walk. You’ve been limping from class to class all day and its getting annoying.  All you want is to go home and play soccer but that’s not happening. Nobody ...

Is there going to be a snow day?

Brooke Hudson, Editor

November 7, 2019

Calling a two hour delay or a snow day for you, it might mean staying in bed for two more hours or building a snow fort with your friends all day. For many other people working in the school district making this decision can be ver...

How Rumors Can Impact Students’ Mental Health

Georgia Moran, Editor

November 4, 2019

Middle school can be a hard period in life for anyone. One of the things that makes it so unbearable is rumors. There’s constantly rumors going around from student to student, and it’s getting hectic.    Whether ...

Endangered Animals and how We can Help

Lillie Smith, Staff

May 21, 2019

There have been an increased amount of endangered species on the Earth, and here is how us as students can help. 41,415 species of animals are endangered, critically endangered, vulnerable, near threatened, or of least concern...

How to Choose a Book That is Just Right for you

Kelly Hobbick, Staff

May 16, 2019

Many students at Sierra do not like reading, saying they find it too hard or challenging or that they just can’t ‘get into’ that new book. Part of the reason why could be that they are simply choosing books that are not the...

Outdoor Safety

Kyler Carleton, Staff

May 13, 2019

Do you ride your bike with a helmet, do you look both ways when crossing the street if so your safe. There are multiple things you have to be safe with even if you are a kid to a grandparent. You always need to be safe even tho...

Students Phone Attachment and dangers of Social Media

Lillie Smith, Staff

May 9, 2019

Phones are in so many humans pockets or bags. But how much could be on a single phone that has to do with having the phone user on it all of the time? There are so many social medias. However most of them use data or wifi...

S.T.E.M. School Shooting, and Kendrick Castillo’s heroic sacrifice

Anna Lucas, Staff

May 9, 2019

On Tuesday, May 7th at approximately 2:00 p.m, two students Devon Erickson, and another whose identity has yet to be released, open fired at S.T.E.M. School in Highlands Ranch Colorado, shooting 9 people. Eight of the nine sur...

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