A forum for student creativity, discussion, and resources.

Highland Sun

A forum for student creativity, discussion, and resources.

Highland Sun

A forum for student creativity, discussion, and resources.

Highland Sun

2021-2022 Staff

Jaihlyn McCabe
Reporter

Jaihlyn McCabe

Jaihlyn McCabe (9)  has only been to 4 different schools in her life. She has been doing competitive dance but decided to switch it up and try cheerleading for a year, so you'll see her cheering for the freshman hawks this yea...

Isaiah Baudanza
Senior Editor

Isaiah Baudanza

Isaiah Baudanza (12) is writer and leader for The Highland Sun News. He enjoys writing about student advocacy groups and artists at Highland High, especially the events they create. When he is not writing a new story, Isaiah plays...

Bella Mendez
Reporter

Bella Mendez

Bella Mendez (11) loves to binge watch T.V.  shows, specifically 90s-2000s shows. Her favorite shows are Beverly Hills 90210, Gilmore Girls, The OC, and One Tree Hill. Also, Bella has what she believes to be a big family con...

Brigham Larson
Reporter

Brigham Larson

Brigham Larson (10) particularly enjoys spending his time hanging out with his family (the second of four children, of which he is the only boy), writing stories and lyrics, and drawing. He is an avid viewer of cartoons, with h...

Saxton Szokie
Reporter

Saxton Szokie

Saxton Szoke (11) works on the Highland Sun news and Hawk TV. He loves to help around the school and do fun things. When he's not working on campus he works at Blue Wasabi as a busboy. He loves to play whiffle ball and basket...

Scout Slade
Reporter

Scout Slade

Scout Slade (11) loves to listen to music and play the guitar. She currently is only playing an acoustic guitar and is praying and hoping for an electric guitar this Christmas. She enjoys finding hidden gems around the county l...

Tyra Garrett
Reporter

Tyra Garrett

When Tyra Garrett (11) isn’t doing her schoolwork, she is playing video games, watching sports, watching WWE, or practicing her drum skills! She loves to watch fun and witty TV shows and movies, especially when her favorite ac...

Aly Propes
Editor-in-Chief

Aly Propes

Aly Propes (11) loves nature, humans, and all forms of art. Driven by a passion for people and ambition for connection, Aly wants to learn everything she can about the people and world around her. In her free time she enjoys spending...

Ella McDowell
Reporter

Ella McDowell

Ella McDowell (9) is excited to write for The Highland Sun News.  She also collaborates with The Talon yearbook staff for interesting stories that with benefit both staff.  When she isn’t at school, she likes to spend her ...

Ayat Harb
Reporter

Ayat Harb

Ayat Harb (9) is excited to report on the happenings around the school! She enjoys trying new things with family and friends. Her family is Lebanese and she loves travelling there to see new people and enjoy different cultures. O...

Willow Groves
Reporter

Willow Groves

Willow Groves (9) loves spending time with friends, and reading. When not doing either of those, they are probably watching Criminal Minds, spending time with their 4 animals, or watching crime tv shows. They have 2 cats (Ore...

Olivia Cornell
Reporter

Olivia Cornell

This is Olivia Cornell's (11) first year as a writer for the Highland Sun News! In her free time she loves to read books, watch movies, and listen to music. Her favorite shows include Stranger Things, Anne With An E, and Gilmore Gir...

Leslie Cheret
Advisor

Leslie Cheret

Leslie Cheret is the intrepid advisor for The Highland Sun News and The Talon yearbook! She also loves hanging out with the seniors in her English classes. When not doing Hawky things on campus, she loves watching movies- action...

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