Wildfire smoke extends 11.6 miles out; Covering Sunny Skies in Disneyland

Megan Dietz, Staff

November 8, 2017No Comments

Wildfires have become a very widely talked about topic in all news channels today, especially in Southern California. On Monday October 9, I saw the effects and severity of the fires first hand.  My family was driving...

Beating Cancer

October 27, 2017No Comments

When Highland heard that Chip Pettit, the principal of one of the feeder schools, Towne Meadows, was battling Stage IV Colon Cancer, the school united in this cause.  The goal was simple: to raise $3000 in 3 days.  T...

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The World According to Riley

Riley Garcia, Staff

November 17, 2017No Comments

I get it, phones shouldn't be out in class. Ya, they’re distractions sometimes. But to some teachers, they are literally the source of evil, along with all other technology. I imagine they think that the Terminator is re...

Thor Ragnarok: Roses Or Thorns?

Paige Cuprak, Editor in Chief

November 17, 2017No Comments

Thor Ragnarok, one of the most anticipated movies of the year, was definitely a huge success. The first two movies in the Thor series have gotten ratings which have been only on par with what is expected from a Marvel movi...

  • Should We Have Lockers? October 23, 2017

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Heritage Here and Now


October 27, 2017

Tired of Trick or Treating?  Want to hear something real and inspiring?  The Gilbert Historical Society is offering an alternative to the ghouls and ghosts through the "Oral...

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Seminary on Campus

Brooke Hester, Staff

November 14, 2017No Comments

Students at Highland have been wanting to know what it is about Seminary that makes Mormons want to go? Principal Melinda Murphy talks about the importance of our seminary building saying, “We have sem...

Success “Blum”s at Highland

Megan Dietz, Staff

October 25, 20171 Comment

Jamie Blum, Lab Biology teacher here at Highland, has recently been awarded Lab Biology Teacher of the Year for the state of Arizona. This is a huge accomplishment and she humbly accepts this award. ...

What is EVIT?

October 23, 2017

One in a Million

October 23, 2017

Meet Norah

October 23, 2017

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A Seussified Christmas Carol

Paige Cuprak, Editor In Cheif

November 2, 2017

This week at Highland High, the theatre program will be putting on their fall play! The play is called A Seussified Christmas Carol and is the original and widely loved story...

October 23, 2017

Bostyn Brown, a ninth grader here at Highland, is known for her phenomenal dancing. She was on the hit TV show "So You Think You Can Dance" last year, and made it onto the...

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