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Stay Informed and Speak Up

September 30, 2014

Filed under Opinion

By The Haystack Staff As you may have heard, Julie Williams, a member of the Jefferson County School Board has proposed to review the Advanced Placement U.S. History curriculum. She believes it “should not encourage or con...

Welcome Back Farmers!

September 19, 2014

Filed under Features

By Faviola Robles Summer is unfortunately over; the beautiful concerts, the late nights staying out with friends, the days spent by the pool side, and binge watching an entire season of Orange Is the New Black—are all gone. Summer h...

Saying Farewell To Regrets And Great People

May 21, 2014

Filed under Opinion

By Michael Yeatts Being no stranger to foolishness, I have my share of regrets from Wheat Ridge High School. I should have worked harder. I ought to have been a kinder person. My life would have been better if I had done X d...

Senior Conquers 2014 Capstone

May 21, 2014

Filed under News

By Virginia Cooper As the year comes closer to an end, it means seniors get to prepare to say their final goodbye to Capstone. The yearlong project appeared daunting at first, but most seniors left the night on April 22 feeling ...

Weibe Awarded Renowned Title of Mr.Golden-Ridge

May 21, 2014

Filed under Features, News

By Michael Yeatts On April 18 the Mr. Golden-Ridge beauty competition held in the Golden High School gymnasium sought to determine which school has the most appealing man. For those who do not know, Mr. Golden-Ridge is a male-beauty ...

South Park Game Adopted as Educational Tool for Elementary Students

April 1, 2014

Filed under Features

By Michael Yeatts A recently released game based on the popular animated television series South Park called South Park: The Stick of Truth has recently been implemented as a means for primary educators across the country to teac...

Be Prepared to Tackle TCAP

March 4, 2014

Filed under News

By Cecily Hill In case you slept through TCAP Prep week or completely forgot what is going down in the next week, this will help fill you in. TCAP begins Tuesday, March 4 with math session 1, math session 2 and writing sessi...

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