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Outstanding Young Man and Young Woman of the Year

Marie Ojeh, News Reporter

February 23

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The City of Phoenix Youth and Education Office is now accepting applications for the 2017 Outstanding Young Man and Young Woman of the Year awards. The Outstanding Young Man and Woman of the Year (OYMYW) honors the outstanding ...

Students Spread the Love

Mackenzie Nichols, News Reporter

February 23

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Throughout the week of February 13th Tempe Union is holding a district wide spirit week. The be the change club was running it here at Desert Vista. The weeks theme is spread the love. Each day students have a theme to follow...

Hugs not drugs

Shelby Miller, News Reporter

February 9

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Stephanie Siete from Community Education, a Drug Detox and Prevention Center, paid Desert Vista a visit to teach students about drugs on Thursday, January 26th.   “60 percent of the time someone in the United States dies from...

Vista Victories and ‘Ventures

Allen Pan, News Reporter

February 9

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January ended with many triumphs for Desert Vista High School. On Friday the 27th and Saturday the 28th, Northwest Regionals were held at Desert Vista, and 32 students made it into the competitive orchestra. Around twenty high s...

Soon to be freshman get a sneak peek of high school

Mackenzie Nichols, News Reporter

February 9

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On Monday, January 30, Desert Vista was packed with eighth grade students and families for the 8th grade orientation. Students from Akimel A-al, Altadena, and many other different middle schools got to learn about Desert Vista...

Evit or Quit?

Marie Ojeh, News Reporter

February 9

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On Tuesday, January 31, 2017 there was an EVIT presentation for DV students that were considering doing EVIT in their junior year. EVIT is a spectacular opportunity at the East Valley Institute of Technology, where students t...

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February 7

New year, new students

Mackenzie Nichols, News Reporter

January 26

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With the start of the new semester many new students enrolled at Desert Vista, and three weeks later students are finally getting in the swing of things. “DV so far has been really great. I can tell you my adjustment period wasn...

Epic Assemblies

Shelby Miller, News Reporter

January 26

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Desert Vista will receive a visit from a company called Epic Assemblies on Thursday, January 19th, to encourage students to make positive life choices.   “They dance and sing about addiction and different things that...

January HOSA madness

Allen Pan, News Reporter

January 26

Filed under News, Uncategorized

HOSA is a year-long science/health club held at Desert VIsta High School. The club is currently one of the largest at Desert Vista High School, and has around 20 different subjects. HOSA takes place after school every second Tuesday.   HOSA stands for Health Occupations Students of Ame...

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