Skills USA competed at State Competition last weekend. Pictured are Alia Baker, Brantlee Webster, Daniel Miller (State Champion - Electrical Construction wiring) and Andres Villa (4th Place Construction).
Great Job!!! Go Pirates!!
Colorado Science & Engineering Fair
Monte Vista was well represented by ten finalists in Fort Collins on April 5th-7th. Each of these students worked extremely hard to reach this level of competition, and did an outstanding job representing themselves, our science program, and the district as a whole. Congratulations to them all, and THANK YOU to the parents, school board members, administration, MVMS and MVHS staff, and sponsors who helped make this trip a huge success! Full results and trip details.
30th Annual Arby's All-Star Game
Seniors Tayler Chacon and Kaitlynn Porter played in the 30th annual Arby's All-Star Basketball Game hosted by Adams State University on March 16th, 2018.
National Honor Band
Congratulations to Mareh Medina, Haile Cale, Trinady Gonzales, Brianna Bounds, Alia Baker, Alyssa Rawinski, Evan Stults, Ben Michel, Joziah Perea, CJ Blankensop (Not Pictured), and Alyssa Tipsword as they competed in the 2018 Top of the Nation Honor band held at Adams State University.
District History Fair
On January 27th, Emma DeHerrera, Tammy Vigil, and Michael Savala partcipated in the annual District History Fair, part of the National History Day Competition. Hosted by the Adams State University with an event theme of "Conflict and Compromise in History". Emma DeHerrera placed 2nd in the Senior Paper division with her writing on the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire. Tammy Vigil and Michael Savala placed 2nd in the Senior Group Exhibit division with their presentation board on World War II. Both entries will be headed to state on May 5th in Denver. Their faculty sponsor is Ms. Taylor Johnson.