WestSide Story

Skyline students take the stage

Sydney Melior, Page editor

November 20, 2019

Katie Meldrum (12) is playing the role of Belle from Beauty and the Beast in the upcoming district musical in March. “The Beauty and the Beast” is Meldrum’s first district musical that she has been in. When asked how she felt about getting the role as Belle, she states, “I was super shocked, be...

El Príncipe De La Canción Muere a 71

Beatriz Ramirez

October 23, 2019

José José, "El Príncipe de la Canción", el autor de más de éxitos como "El Triste" o "Almohada", falleció el 28 de Septiembre, en un hospital de Miami. "Con el corazón roto y un dolor indescriptible les confirmo el paso de Don José José al llamado de nuestro señor Jesucristo. Les agrade...

A day in the life of a Janitor

Lesley Moreno and Kate Santoyo

October 23, 2019

According to Lexico.com, a janitor is a person employed as a caretaker of a building; a custodian. However, a janitor is more than a definition. They are people who have jobs that are far more interesting than most people, but the jobs don't define them as people. Brittany Munns one of Skyline’s...

Skyline High School TSA

Kenadie Goodson

October 23, 2019

 Skylines’ TSA (Technology Student Association) chapter officers recently attended what is called BASIC Training ( Building and Achieving Success in Idaho Chapters). This year’s Idaho Falls BASIC was at the ISU campus in Freeman Park.  BASIC is a two-day conference that started on Sunday night, S...

New Teachers Welcome

TayLee Sanders and Kiana Kraykovic

September 30, 2019

Shauna Wheelwright teaches Special ED. Wheelwright’s husband's work brought her here from Ogden, Utah. “Working here feels like home. I sure am still adjusting, but it's definitely different from all the other schools.”  Do you know someone from Montana? Well now you do, Carlan Campbell, who is from Big Tim...

Karsten Birch

Karsten Birch

Bianca Fairchild, Editor In Chief

September 26, 2019

Skyline Freshman Karsten Birch recently passed away on Sept. 18. Karsten moved to the Skyline area last year when he was going into eighth grade. Before that, he went to Ucon Elementary. For part of his life he life in Yuma, Arizona. Since then, he has gotten to know his peers as someone who always...

Marching Bands on and off the fields

Marching Bands on and off the fields

September 26, 2019

The band is always there at football games, assemblies, and graduation. The band is always there for  basketball games, parades, and state send offs. The band is always there to set the tone, hype the crowd, and energize the players.  Whatever it is, the band is always there. With this being said, th...

Wash up or the flu will catch up

Wash up or the flu will catch up

May 24, 2019

In a recent study conducted by WSS, only half of our students actually wash their hands with soap after using the restroom. Kind of gross to think about, isn’t it? When we observed, three-quarters of those who did not wash with soap washed with only water, and the other quarter didn’t wash at all. W...

One Act Play

One Act Play

Olivia Felt

May 24, 2019

    While this year’s play did not win any awards at the ISU competition, the cast had a blast and learned new things like team work and dedication. The judges really loved the adult theme, and the intended audience was appreciative.   The one act play competition includes schools from all over...

Teachers depart to new adventures

Teachers depart to new adventures

Morrison Jones-Thiede, Reporter/Page Editor

May 22, 2019

KOEPPLIN:    His accomplishments are many and varied: He has kept his wits and developed many clever jokes to be used on a wide variety of students over the years, whether it be from a packet of mustard to the number 2, or always being able to relate with students by being 21 for 4 consecutive year...

Good Bye Duffield

Good Bye Duffield

May 21, 2019

After six years as a Skyline Grizzly, Julie Duffield is moving on to teach Physical Science at Eagle Rock next year. She is looking forward to the change as “there are a lot of fun experiments you get to do,” Duffield said.   When asked what he loved most about her, Caleb Goodson (12) said, ...

Goodbye: Kelle Martin

Goodbye: Kelle Martin

Tayla Taylor

May 21, 2019

  A busy mother, grandmother, and business owner, Kelle Martin has been teaching in District 91 since 1986, but this year she is retiring.   Martin teaches AP Language and Composition and ESL here at Skyline, although she has taught a number of other classes over the years as well, in addit...

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