The student news site of Monarch High School

The Howler

Universal Health Care and Why You Should Care

Estelle Silk, Staff Member

December 14, 2016

Filed under Features, Showcase

With all the craziness that was surrounding this election a late thought to most people is the amendments that were being passed. One that hit right at home was Amendment 69,  also known as the Colorado Care Amendment. It wasn’t passed, but it was one of the first citizen initiatives to change the Colorado Constitution, which would provide Universal Health Care to all Co...

Get to Know a Monarch Ambassador

Get to Know a Monarch Ambassador

December 14, 2016

The first day of high school can be scary, but for Liberty Macias (9), it wasn't hard or scary- but it didn’t go perfectly, and she channeled her experienc...

Sydney McDonald

Sydney McDonald

December 14, 2016

You may not know Senior Sydney McDonald personally, but you’ve probably at least heard her on the morning announcements. This fiery redhead is a ...

Additions to the MoHi Community

Claire Clarrisa and Nick Kauza

November 14, 2016

Filed under Features, Showcase

Every year, we’ve said goodbye to the old teachers and said hello to the new ones. Since Monarch High School opened in 1999, the school has had teachers come and go, some staying, while others have pursued new lives or welcomed retirement. This year Monarch welcomed several new teachers as well as a new counselor, who are all working with their new students and their new depa...

Student of the Week: Sean Pike

Student of the Week: Sean Pike

November 4, 2016

Many boys are caught up in football and baseball, but not senior, Sean Pike. He spends his time competing in club volleyball as well as helping with Monarch...

Miranda Hunt

Miranda Hunt

October 19, 2016

 At some point or another, many girls, at young ages, go through some sort of dance phase when their mothers push them to find new hobbies and ex...

Shayley Dumpert

Shayley Dumpert

October 7, 2016

It is rare to see someone with enough bravery and talent to perform dangerous and gravity-defying moves in mid-air. For junior Shayley Dumpert, doing f...

Red Cross Club Hard at Work

Red Cross Club Hard at Work

October 5, 2016

Red Cross’ goal is to help the community become a better place for everybody in it. Monarch’s Red Cross Club had its first official meeting of the s...

#BeingBasicIsOkay

Rachael Jacobs, Features Editor

October 4, 2016

Filed under Features, Showcase

A basic girl is a girl who is very mainstream. She is known for having a Lilly Pulitzer wallet and paying for her Starbs with the app on her iPhone with a glittery case. Her boyfriend bought her a giant teddy bear for Valentine’s Day and she owns too many yoga pants to count. She only shops at Urban, Pink, and Sephora and she really really really wants a Sherri Hill dres...

The Out of State College Fair is Here- Don’t Freak Out!

The Out of State College Fair is Here- Don’t Freak Out!

September 27, 2016

Monarch will host the Out of State College Fair in the gymnasium this Wednesday, September 28 from 6-8, and making the most of the event can be daunti...

The student news site of Monarch High School
Features