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Transition to High School

Sydney Compoz

January 15, 2015

Filed under News, Student Life

The change from middle school to high school is a even bigger transition than going from elementary to middle school. Classes get harder and teachers get stricter, and the school gets bigger. Every night you get around 2 hours...

8th Grade Students Visit Career Expo

Mary Smart, staff

January 14, 2015

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All of Sierra's Middle school 8th grade students went to the Douglas County Event Center to participate in the Career Expo to learn about different career choices and opportunities. This took place on Thursday, November 13th. At...

NJHS Penny Harvest raises money for charity

Ashley Stafford, Staff

January 14, 2015

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Sierra's National Junior Honor society committee took on the opportunity to give back to the community by participating in a nation wide organization called the Penny Harvest. Students and teachers were asked to bring in any...

Walk to Water

Jaxson Rupert, Staff

January 14, 2015

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In the book A Long Walk to Water, by Linda Sue Park, people in Africa every day have to walk 5 miles for their water.  Students in classes read the book and decided to experience what it would be like in Africa to get water. ...

STV Broadcast Returns

Bri Hinchliffe, Staff

January 14, 2015

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In the Sierra Middle School 2014-2015 school year, the Sierra Television (STV) program is returning. Students in Multimedia Productions will create news broadcasts throughout the school year. This means Sierra students will have...

Fall Dance

Kayley Moore and Kyla Childers

January 14, 2015

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On November 20th,  at 2:45 Sierra Middle School Student Council held a Fall Dance. It was in the Cafeteria and Gym, tickets were sold for five dollars, unless you brought a canned food items to donate which discounted your ticket...

J-day 2014

Josh Welo

November 25, 2014

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J-day 2014 was held at the Lori Center on the campus of CSU. While there students from the yearbook and newspaper attended workshop sessions. Both programs won awards that will help them get better in the future. students had...

Student/Parent/Teacher Conferences held

Julie Elliott

October 24, 2014

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On September 23rd and 25th, parent teacher conferences took place in the gym, cafeteria, and rooms 707 and 704. Both the gym and the cafeteria were packed with long lines. “I thought they were crowded, but it was nice to...

Art Club

Jesse Lopez

May 23, 2014

Filed under News, Student Life

Sierra Middle School is having a summer art club and it is open to any students at Sierra that like drawing and painting.  The summer art club is open for 7th and 8th graders and Mr. Waldrip is the instructor for the club. Y...

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