A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Recognition for the Unrecognized

March 23, 2018 1:45pm | Luis Zegarra

At Arvada, there are four norms that the students should follow: be kind, be respectful, be learning, and be safe. This year a Recognition Assembly was held to honor the students who stood out the best and followed these four norms. It was the first […]

GT Passion Project

March 16, 2018 2:15pm | Cory Bonner

The GT program is the only class that allows students to think differently. Projects are constantly being worked on, students who are in these classes get to show who they are and share their interests. Kids are making music circles and food drives, trying to get students […]

A Walk Against Violence

March 14, 2018 5:21pm | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

Classes were stopped towards the end of third hour today when students participated in a nationwide walkout protesting gun violence following the Parkland shooting in Florida last month. During the walkout, juniors Julian Dudzich, Amber Smale, and Abby Hunter stood in front of the large […]

Positive Mind, Positive Life

March 7, 2018 3:07pm | Cheyenne Zamora

While teens and children may be influenced by others actions, children are the most impressionable. They pick up on every little detail, they’re like little detectives. When helping children grow with happiness and courage, being a confident parent is helpful, it shows positive thinking in […]

Taking Off the Mask

March 2, 2018 3:11pm | Adrena Rocha

I’ve always been so good at putting on a mask and hiding my feelings. Walking around the halls with a smile pretending everything is okay, but sometimes pretending gets exhausting. Sometimes I just need a shoulder to cry on or a ear to listen. So […]

Beyond the Milky Way

February 21, 2018 3:42pm | Cheyenne Zamora

Roger Griffin, the success center leader and his team of student council members have been able to find different themes for ten years, despite how difficult it can be to come up with new ones every year. “A committee of 5 different council members, they […]

Students Audition for Spring Musical

January 31, 2018 4:23pm | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

There is much to look forward to in a school filled with music, sports, and acting. After school starts, the fall play in November is always a big hit among staff, students, and community members. In April, the spring musical is just as popular. This […]

Recovering More Than Credits

January 29, 2018 3:08pm | Lexy Morrison and Cheyenne Zamora

High school is different for everyone and has a unique affect on people later in life. Many people say they wish they could go back and change something.  “I think that you guys are the future, if I don’t try to push you who will?” […]

Young Girls Basketball Team Anticipates Growth

January 17, 2018 10:18pm | Cory Bonner

Girls basketball is a hard and competitive sport for some, but easy and fun for others. The family-like atmosphere draws people to their games and practices for support as they strive to make the best of their season. This is the first year with more […]

Where I Stand While Others Kneel

December 20, 2017 6:24pm | Adrena Rocha

Back in 2016 former 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick took it upon himself to kneel during the National Anthem. In a KTVU press conference Colin spoke out and said “Ultimately it’s to bring awareness and make people realize what’s really going on in this country.” Kaepernick […]