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Utah Ski Resort Begins Charging For Parking

Utah Ski Resort Begins Charging For Parking

Eliza Durham, Staff

December 12, 2019

Solitude Mountain Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, has recently decided to begin charging for parking at their resort during the 2019-2020 ski season. They will charge $20.00 for single drivers. The purpose of this fee is to decrease the traffic congestion in the canyon and the air pollution that...

Students Disagree Over the Purpose of Required English Reading

Students Disagree Over the Purpose of Required English Reading

Anja Cieslewicz, Staff

December 12, 2019

Opinions towards the required literature in English classes vary, as many students speculate the value of the books that their teachers select. Skyline High School’s English department consists of Jill Thackeray, Diona Giannopoulos, Lisa Thornbrue, David Moore, Kirsten Rector, Debra Wilson, Tim Erickson,...

Horoscopes: Mercury Post-Retrograde

Horoscopes: Mercury Post-Retrograde

Theadora Soter, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 12, 2019

Scorpio- Lucky for you, you’re the only sign who is not emotionally dying this month. Wahoo. Dear Scorpio, as well as it might be going at the moment do not let your stubborn self get in the way of everything that’s positive in the moment. Life may be good now, but nothing lasts forever. Sagittarius-...

Skyline Band Concert Wows Viewers

Skyline Band Concert Wows Viewers

Eliza Durham, Journalism Staff

November 5, 2019

On Tuesday, October 8, at 7:00 p.m., the Skyline Band performed their first concert of the year in the Skyline High School auditorium. The concert was called “A Spooky Fall Concert “ and had a festive Halloween theme. The concert featured Skyline’s Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band, Percussion Ensemb...

The Leading Democratic Candidates Fight for a Spot in the 2020 Presidential Elections

The Leading Democratic Candidates Fight for a Spot in the 2020 Presidential Elections

Phia Bridge and Anja Cieslewicz

October 19, 2019

The most recent Democratic political debate took place on September 12 in Houston and revealed the top Democratic candidates for the 2020 presidential election. Candidates who emerged as front runners were Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, and Pete Buttigieg. The third democratic...

Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income

Gabe Wong, Web Editor

October 7, 2019

Universal Basic Income is a universally distributed cash payment paid out to everyone on a regular basic.  It’s like a childhood allowance, but for adults. Basic income is championed as a way for people to gain financial freedom — think about it — what could a poor art major living in New York Ci...

Why is School Spirit Declining?

Why is School Spirit Declining?

Anja Cieslwicz, Journalism Staff

October 7, 2019

In the last few years, there has been a disappointing lack of school spirit at Skyline High School. Noticeably less juniors and seniors take part in pep rallies and assemblies because they think it is more fun to get food at Einsteins or Cafe Rio. It seems that Skyline students are simply not proud to be...

Community of Caring at Skyline

Community of Caring at Skyline

Grace Erskine, Journalism Staff

October 7, 2019

Skyline High School’s Community of Caring is a service oriented, student-based organization. The  program provides opportunities for service to increase the betterment and moral of our school. This year there has been a focus of working on projects revolving around mental health. The class is ...

A Charming Renissance

A Charming Renissance

Sophia Orphanakis-Ward, Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2019

Measles, Smallpox, Mumps and other similar diseases have made a massive comeback in the recent years, with the reemergence of these renaissance era diseases has brought with it these hot trends of 14th century Europe! How do you incorporate these looks into your life this summer season? Just follow...

Dancing in The Moonlight

Dancing in The Moonlight

Siena Locante, Journalism Staff

September 21, 2019

The theme of this year's homecoming was Dancing in the Moonlight, from the catchy song by King Harvest. The song features people dancing at night (in the moonlight), which Skyline replicated by having the dance in the courtyard,. The dance started at 7:30 and lasted until about 10:30. The guests bought...

Skyline Celebrated at Eagle Fest

Skyline Celebrated at Eagle Fest

Grace Erskine, Journalism Staff

September 20, 2019

Skyline High School has lots of interests and skills to offer. These skills and interests shine through in the form of clubs. Eagle Fest is an introduction to all of these clubs and the uniqueness that Skyline students want to share. Eagle Fest took place on September 20, 2019. There were lots of...

Skyline’s Homecoming Assembly Opens The New School Year

Elida Horvath, Journalism Staff

September 20, 2019

Friday, September 20, was the day of Skyline’s Homecoming Assembly. To celebrate the new school year,  the school’s students and teachers met up in the auditorium. As usual, the ceremony was opened by Skyline’s Drum Line and a communal performance of the school song in accompaniment of the...