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The Invisible Girl

The Invisible Girl

Syringa Garcia

September 26, 2019

Lahna Jensen is the epitome of an introvert. A fun-loving girl, she lives with her mom, dad, and three sisters. They love to mess around together and all-in-all just have a lot of fun together. Same thing goes for her friends.    Lahna Jensen loves video games, sci-fi, fantasy, reading, and dr...

Freshman Responses to SHS

erica mena

September 26, 2019

acqueline Mendoza (9) “It’s better than middle school and elementary,” she said. Her favorite part is the hour of lunch. Her least favorite part is the long lunch line. Her favorite class? Spanish, with Mrs. McGuyer.   Jay Avila (9) What he likes: “There is more freedom, and I like that ...

Tuning in on this summer

Tuning in on this summer

Sydney Melior, Page editor

September 24, 2019

Heavy social media users no doubt know all about these summer fiascos, but in case you actually spent time outdoors or talking to people face to face this summer or working a job, we will fill you in on what you missed.   Aleigha Hansen (11), a Snapchat enthusiast who spends about 7 hours a da...

Motocross racing increases in popularity

McKay Peterson

September 24, 2019

Several Skyline students have been drawn to motocross by the need for speed.  Jaun Caudillo (10), for example, has been racing for  years. “Motocross is an important part of me, and I love to race the track.” He acknowledged that motocross can be dangerous, but he just loves the races so much that...

Lindsey Gardels

Olivia Felt

May 24, 2019

  Many may not realize it is possible to graduate from college before one graduates from high school, but Lindsey Gardels (12) has proved that it IS possible. She walked with her class at the College of Eastern Idaho during the second week of May prior to graduating from Skyline.   Gardels is t...

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...

Local Cinco de Mayo celebration held at Tautphaus

Local Cinco de Mayo celebration held at Tautphaus

Rosa Maldonado-Ramirez

May 22, 2019

Hundreds of people around Eastern Idaho celebrate Cinco de Mayo with loud music, cultural dances, and delicious food. This celebration takes place every year in the Tautphaus Park on May 5th. In 1862 Mexican army’s won victory over France in the Battle of Puebla. Although Cinco de Mayo is a Mexic...

Goodbye Skyline: Mary Cruz

Goodbye Skyline: Mary Cruz

Marycruz Cruz

May 21, 2019

Hi I am Mary Cruz, during my time at Skyline High school I met some really nice teachers and staff such as Mrs. O’Neil who is one of the special education teachers. Mrs. Pettigal, Tiffany, Whittney, and Wade who are all paraprofessional for Mrs. O’Neil. Mrs. Sprienger who is a special education engli...

Girls Go Wild With Graduation Caps

May 20, 2019

There are many traditions surrounding graduation, from senior pranks to all night parties. One of the most visible is the tradition to decorate graduation caps, despite the fact the school discourages it. Seeing all of the unique personalities displayed on the various caps can make it much easier to...

cultures and Traditions Ash wednesday

Katy Alatorre, Reporter

May 2, 2019

  What is Ash Wednesday? Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent and Lent starts 40 days before Easter. On Ash Wednesday, Catholics usually fast and vow to give up at least one thing they like for the 40-day period of Lent. Many abstain from eating meat, or at least abstain from eating meat of eve...

Saint Patrick’s Day history and celebration and traditions

Saint Patrick’s Day  history and celebration and traditions

Katy Alatorre, Reporter

March 26, 2019

Saint Patrick was a fifth-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Known as the "Apostle of Ireland," he is the primary patron saint of Ireland, the other patron saints being Brigid of Kildare and Columba. St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated annually on March 17, the anniversary of...

Gift giving guide

Hayden Frontczak, Reporter

December 17, 2018

Toys   The most popular toys for boys five and under,  this Christmas are squeeze poppers. For girls ages 3-7, the most popular toy for this Christmas is the Sweet hearts wooden bead set for $9.99. For teenage boys, the Altec Lansing Mini H20 speaker is $29.99. For teenage girls, the pop sock...

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