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Douglas County High School
Douglas County High School is proud to announce senior Speech and Debate Captain, Jessica Laury, as the winner of the 2014 Varsity Invitational Speech and Debate Pentathlon.  Jessica competed at Chatfield High School December 6, 2014.  Jessica participated in five rounds of Humorous Interpretation, Dramatic Interpretation, Poetry, Original Oratory, and Impromptu style speaking.  Congratulations Jessica!
Douglas County High School will be hosting the 2015 State Speech and Debate Tournament.  The event is a two-day tournament to take place on March 20th and 21st, 2015!  Way to go Huskies!

Castle View High School
Erica Caruso represented Castle View High School on the Main Stage at the ThesCon conference.  She competed against 4500 students for one of ten spots. 
Kellie Cage qualified for nationals in musical theatre.  She has earned the opportunity to compete in the national competition in Lincoln, Nebraska in June.  Congratulations, CVHS students!

Legend High School
Legend is pleased to announce that the Legend Thespian Society sent 60 students to the 50th Annual Colorado Thespian Conference.  They were the second largest delegation in the state.  Two of their students were chosen amongst 1,600 students for their fantastic work and were recognized on the Main Stage for their accomplishments.  Kristi Hoopes was the only female chosen to perform her monologues in front of all 4,500 students at the conference, one of which was from her leading role at Legend in GIRLS LIKE THAT.  Hunter Johnston was chosen for her fantastic work at Publicity Manager for GIRLS LIKE THAT.  Legend congratulates their talented students.

December 15, 2014 | By arorcutt | Category: Athletics and Activities

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It may look like a plain, white shipping container was just parked on the backyard grounds of Mountain Vista High School. The contents of the container are anything but plain, though. Walking inside the container, different colors of ambient lighting glow, futuristic-looking equipment and tall towers are suspended from the ceiling, and the humidity level is set to 70 percent. The container has been recycled into a new kind of learning opportunity for students.