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Theater flood over summer left students displaced

September 8, 2018 3:27pm | Zea Stoner

The Spring Valley theater flooded on July 6th, 2018, hindering the theater’s productivity and devastating student efforts. The theater’s flooding was a result of a pipe bursting in the boys’ dressing room. Flooding lasted four days before it was discovered. The flooding caused the replacement […]

Theater Holding Auditions for Fall Play

August 29, 2018 12:11pm | Isabel Hillers

     The theatre program is back in full swing with this year’s fall production, A Good Old Fashioned Big Family Christmas. This follows the success of Annie, the program’s first musical, in April of the last school year. Auditions for the play are being held […]

Sen19r Sunrise

August 27, 2018 12:38pm | Caitlin Gaddis

The class of 2019 gathered the morning of August 24th, 2018 to watch the sunrise. The  first senior event of the year also consisted of donuts & orange juice, hula-hooping, music, crowns, and photos.

Theater ends with success and plans to grow

May 20, 2018 11:38am | Caitlin Gaddis

Her hair is slicked into a ponytail and she twiddles her thumbs as the curtains begin to open. His heart beats out of his chest as he cycles through his lines over and over again in his mind. Technicians sort through countless cues and the […]

Indoor Percussion ends season with huge success

May 17, 2018 11:42am | Caitlin Gaddis

Imagine a riveting story, full of heartbreak and struggle – a story of military created robots, made to run solely for their benefit. As the robots are used, they begin to evolve, forming human characteristics – enough for a government shutdown. The fight begins, and […]

Clubs to Develop Original Video Games

April 20, 2018 11:08am | LaChine Wong

Authentication Error? No need to worry because Computer Club has arrived to help reboot the system for the Grizzly family. Take out your C plus plus (C++). No, not the C++ that may be on some report cards, but one of the most commonly used […]

Diploma Program authorized by IB for next year

April 19, 2018 12:43pm | Isabel Hillers

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Program was authorized to be offered at Spring Valley on March 5. This program will be available to Middle Years Program students to take as a continuation of their IB classes in their eleventh and twelfth grade years. DP courses are […]

Teachers and students keep Thanksgiving break for 2018-19

April 19, 2018 12:43pm | Hana Helfand

Students and teachers will keep their full week for Thanksgiving break for at least one more year, after calendar changes were put on hold. Clark County School District students and teachers have had the week off since the 2016-2017 school year, when the district eliminated […]

Computer Science AP added as a new elective class

April 19, 2018 12:42pm | Kushtrim Muja

With the growing relevance of computers and technology, schools across the nation are implementing courses gravitated towards the need for technologically sophisticated students. Next year, Spring Valley will do the same, implemented in the form of advanced placement computer science principles. The course is expected […]

Prom to feature classic black and white theme

April 19, 2018 12:42pm | Angelica Marroquin

Prom this year will take place on April 21 at Celebrity Cars. Students can dance to their heart’s content from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. The theme this year is Black and White. “It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity. It’s a new experience, completely […]