The Monte Vista High School chapter of the National Honor Society inducted five new members at a ceremony on April 27th. For consideration the students must maintain at least a 3.65 GPA (based on a 4.0), perform community service, show leadership and good character. Those pictured are (front to back, l-r):Tyesha Keever, Luis Morales, Noel Heredia, Joseph Roberts, and Graham Oden.
Congratulations to the following science seminar students who earned numerous awards at the San Luis Valley Regional Science Fair Jeremiah Etter " Fields for Flight: Effects of Magnetic Fields on Butterfly Flight", Cortnie
Quality, Soils, and Biofouling of Salvage Wells on the Closed Basin Project of
the San Luis Valley, Colorado", Tyesha
and Memory", Colby
did the Papoose Wildfire affect Timber Volume on the Rio Grande National Forest?". Colby and Jeremiah will compete at the Colorado State Science Fair and Jeremiah will compete at the International Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania. Click here for full results!
Tayler Rocha 2014 graduate recieved a special honor given to STS semifinalists, and she was invited to submit her research paper back in the early summer of 2014 to a professor from the University of Chicago. The journal is E=MC2, a collection of HS student work featuring some major component of analytical or math usage...for her, she had a fair amount stats, as well as some computer modeling of complex changes in water volume in the basins she studied. http://mazziotti.uchicago.edu/journal/indyjo.html is the link to the webpage of the journal, and her article is at the bottom of the page.
Congratulations FBLA for your Proformance at districts. 35 students attended and 7 of our students qualified to compete at the state conference in Vail in April. Matt Barnes - Business Communications - 3rd Justin Carr - Desktop Publishing - 4th Chelsea Todd - Personal Finance - 2nd D'Anna Widger - Spreadsheet - 4th Emma DeHerrerea - Job Interview - 5th D'Anna Widger and Steven Valdez - Marketing - 4th Jacob Vance andDonnie Borunda - Entreprenaurship - 4th Sky Edmonds, Emily Logan, and Nohemi Lopez - Hospitality Managment - 1st Courtnie Hunter and Michael Schmidt - Management Decision Making - 2nd.
Matt Barnes signed National Letter of Intent to play Football at Division II Adams State University!!
Jennifer Sweitzer was one of the recipients of the DAR Good Citizenship Award for the Monte Vista Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Donald Poole Signed National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Division II Fort Lewis College!!
Shelby Hindes signed National Letter of Intent to play golf at Division II Adams State University!!
Three cheers for Monte High School stand up and cheer Bring forth the spirit, love her more each year Bah dum bah dum Three cheers for Monte High School Victory and fame We're gonna fight fellas fight fight fight We're here to glorify our name Gold and Green fight fight Who fight we fight Gold and Green fight fight!