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Friday Night Out

Natalie Hale, News Reporter

May 5, 2017

On every second Friday of the month there is an outdoor block party styled event hosted by the Downtown Mesa Merchants. The event, which is always held in the same location of downtown Mesa, starts at 6pm and runs until 10pm ever...

Importance of Earth Day

Olivia Butler, News Reporter

May 5, 2017

Desert Vista’s yoga teacher, Ms. Goe is celebrating Earth Day by holding a DV Frock Swap. If a student has gently used clothes that look great and are in good condition, then they can turn them into the yoga room, which is ro...

Earth Themed Spirit Week

Zoe Hartman, News Reporter

May 5, 2017

Mrs. Amanda Goe hosted a spirit week at Desert Vista last week, May 17 through May 21. The theme varied by the day but the word that you had to relate to was “earth”. By participating in this spirit week you would be nomina...

A+ Schools Award

Isabelle Schulte, News Reporter

May 5, 2017

The A+ awards for schools is a school assessment program that celebrates outstanding schools and success leading throughout the school year.   A select few schools were awarded the A+ award on April 10th. The school...

AZMERIT Testing

Allen Pan, News Reporter

May 1, 2017

Through March and April, students at Desert Vista High School have been studying for Arizona Merit standardized tests. AZMERIT stands for Arizona's Measurement of Educational Readiness to Inform Teaching. It is a standardized test...

Dancin’ towards summer

Shelby Miller, News Reporter

May 1, 2017

The Desert Vista Dance Company is putting on their Spring Dance Show on April 27th and 28th in the Dr. Joe MacDonald Auditorium and the company dancers are working hard to prepare to make sure everything is flawless.   “W...

DV Children’s Book drive

Marie Ojeh, News Reporter

May 1, 2017

Books can mean a lot to a child. They can open a world of wonder and imagination. They give children a chance to explore places they never thought they could, but within their minds. Which is why it is so great that DV had a ch...

Two nights of one acts

Mackenzie Nichols, News Reporter

April 27, 2017

The Thunder Theatre company is at it again presenting one acts. Thursday April 20 and Friday April 21 students came to see a total of 5 student directed one act plays.   “The one acts are fun to be apart of becau...

The storm is over

Mackenzie Nichols, News Reporter

April 27, 2017

Desert Vista’s yearbook staff finally finished this year’s storm yearbook. The yearbook staff lead by Mrs. Coro worked extremely hard to make this year's one of the best.   “Finishing the yearbook was stressful but ...

DVDC Dance Show

Marie Ojeh, News Reporter

April 27, 2017

The DVDC Dance Show is coming up on April 27h and 28th. The dance company had started choreographing the dances halfway through February. There are lots of class dances and there are students dances that are going to be performed ...

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