Making of a Musical

Making of a Musical

Cara Racenstein, Amelia Krueger, Savannah Griffis, Hahn Park, and Samantha Sarmiento, Staff Editor, Staff Writers

March 12, 2019

There’s an electric feeling in the air right before the start of a show. Quiet anticipation echoes through both actors and audience as they watch lights go down, curtains open, and the production begins. As months of hard work and dedication come alive on stage, the viewers are enraptured by the story. Monarch’s...

The inside scoop on the cafeteria

What goes on in the Monarch Cafeteria that's constantly backed up with a line?

Hahn Park, Staff Member

March 1, 2019

While our school cafeteria is busy making food for our school, food is also being made and distributed from here to not one, not two, but FIFTEEN other schools in the entire Boulder Valley District. According to Mr. Moscoso, the head chef of our kitchen, our school cafeteria is one of the three schools tha...

Snow days

Snow days

Brandon Phillips, Webmaster

January 29, 2019

6:00 am, Monday morning. We’re waking up and pulling up the Boulder Valley School District website. There was no phone call, but it has to be a snow day, right? No? Really!? This is a scene many of us went through yesterday morning. This never ending cycle of crushed hopes and dreams. However there may...

How The Government Shutdown

People rally to call for an end to the partial government shutdown in Detroit, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019.

Lincoln Roch, KYOT Producer

January 18, 2019

The partial government shutdown currently affecting 25% of the United States government is in its 27th day. With 800,000 government employees not getting paid it is the longest shutdown of the government in US history. How a government shutdown happens. The Constitution makes Congress responsible for pas...

Student’s app helps with new schedule

Student's app helps with new schedule

Nathan Phillips, Webmaster

January 10, 2019

Knowing when classes start and end with the new bell schedule is going to take some time. Luckily, Jordan Moskowski '21 has invented something to help us all out.  He created the Monarch Bell Schedule App over the winter break of 2018. The app answers the question regarding class time and th...

The New Monarch Bell Schedule App

The New Monarch Bell Schedule App

Nathan Phillips, Webmaster

January 10, 2019

With a lot of potential confusion about the new schedule for 2019, the Monarch Bell schedule app provides a valuable solution to students. The app answers the question regarding class time and the basis of your daily schedule. Many Monarch students have been in need of something besides a clock or pap...

It’s time

Science teacher Ms. Kristen Donley gets excited about the new schedule. She worked on the Ideal Schedule Committee for many months.

Haley Breit, Managing Editor - The Pack

January 9, 2019

Monarch High School has finally adopted a new schedule. This is the moment students have all been waiting for. More late starts, extra Access Time (previously called Tutor Time), and a dedicated time for clubs to meet are all coming this week. The process for creating this new and improved schedule...

New superintendent visits MHS

BVSD superintendent Dr. Rob Anderson answers questions of Monarch community members on Nov. 1.

Lincoln Roch, KYOT Producer

November 14, 2018

Dr. Rob Anderson, the new Boulder Valley School District superintendent has a plan for his first 100 days on the job. Part of that plan is to hold meetings with every community BVSD supports. He came to Monarch High School Thursday, November 1, to introduce himself and answer questions from the communi...

Uproarious play debuts this weekend

Uproarious play debuts this weekend

Lia Farrell, Team Editor - The Pack

November 8, 2018

While sometimes school plays are overlooked next to the hustle and bustle of Monarch, Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding deserves attention. The ambitious interactive play will be presented on Nov. 8, 9, and 10 at 7:00 P.M., and is certainly going to be one for the books. According to Jodeyah Mills ‘19...

Monarch graduate runs for Trustee

Dalton Valette '14 chats with reporter Samantha Sarmiento about his plans if elected Trustee. The election is on Nov. 6.

Samantha Sarmiento and Estella Barrett, Staff Writers

October 28, 2018

He sits at a table in Starbucks, holding his hot drink as he talks over the musical ambience of the crowded coffee shop that is currently warming up a multitude of cold strangers from the light snow that’s falling from the sky outside. At the age of 23, most people would be in college deciding what ...

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