The Silvertip

Sydney Stebbins (9) plans to participate in band throughout her entire high school career.

Sydney begins her freshman year on a high note

January 11, 2020

 As a new addition to Mission Hills high school Cardinal Alliance marching band, Sydney Stebbins (9) is determined to start her ...

Mrs. Chisholm joins our campus as a new member of the ELA department.

Grizzlies welcome Mrs. Chisholm onto our campus

January 10, 2020

   After patiently awaiting the arrival of their new teacher, the students of room 405 welcome Mrs. Chisholm onto our campus w...

Thomson throws up a hang loose sign as he greets his friends.

Gavin Thomson rides the waves into his professional career

December 31, 2019

 Walking down to the shore with a board by his side gets him zoned in. While paddling, he looks out into the never-ending body ...

Mrs. Condelles greets all her students with a loving smile.

Mrs. Condelles recognizes the humanity of all

December 28, 2019

   Currently teaching her fifteenth year as a moderate-severe behavior specialist, Sylvia Condelles' qualifications must not go ...

Sara Huffman poses proudly with her team's latest creation.

Sara wrangles with robots

December 27, 2019

  Robots have long been heralded as the agents of the future—miraculous beings that move and operate due to intricate design...

Xiomara Pineda continues her passion for dance into her high school career.

Pineda leaps into the highschool experience

December 26, 2019

   To escape the ups and downs of high school, one may rely on many forms of comfort. For Xiomara Pineda (9), solace is found thr...

Senior Valeria Padilla gets awarded PPR idol

Senior Valeria Padilla gets awarded PPR idol

November 14, 2019

   Valeria Padilla (12) was awarded by KUSI Prep Pigskin Report (PPR) staff on Sept. 11, 2019 as PPR idol of the week. Padill...

HOMH: Mrs. McCredie's self-motivation surpasses failure

HOMH: Mrs. McCredie’s self-motivation surpasses failure

November 1, 2019

“I needed to pass a test in order to become a teacher. I failed the test five times; they didn't give me any feedback on that...

HOMH: Schwab finds the heart to speak up about his insecurities

HOMH: Schwab finds the heart to speak up about his insecurities

October 21, 2019

“I’m awkward and if I were a character in a book or a movie I’d be the guy that stays home all day and doesn’t talk to a...

HOMH: Rosas dreams in honor of her parents

HOMH: Rosas dreams in honor of her parents

October 14, 2019

“My parents don’t have papers, and I live with the fear that at any point they can just be taken away. Also, the struggles...

Etnyre poses proudly alongside Bill Gardiner, a trooper with the Idaho state police

Hannah Etnyre Gets Accepted into the FBI YLP

October 9, 2019

   Due to her devotion to justice, Hannah Etnyre (12) was inducted into the Federal Bureau of Investigation Youth Leadership ...

HOMH: Mrs. Lucas looks beyond the black and white

HOMH: Mrs. Lucas looks beyond the black and white

October 7, 2019

“When I was younger, I used to think of things in black and white but the older I’ve gotten the more I know it’s just a b...

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