The Eyrie

Controversial CBD

Aly Gad, Reporter

April 1, 2019

Cannabidoil or CBD has been growing in popularity in the past year, but with popularity comes controversy. Most people are uninformed about CBD, others are uneasy about the lack of regulation in the industry. CBD and Tetrahydroc...

The Controversial Issue of Cultural Appropriation

Khadija Ceesay, Opinion Editor

February 1, 2019

Throughout the years cultural appropriation has been an issue that people have seemed to sweep under the rug time and time again. In the past 3 years or so, there have been more signs of appropriating cultures in media, society,...

Quit looking at your phone!

Maddie Black, Entertainment Editor

January 29, 2019

Over the last few years social media platforms like Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, YouTube and Face- book have had a powerful impact on society. Many people use social media for different rea- sons like sharing valuable and en...

Students should join newspaper staff

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

The Eyrie is looking for new people to join the staff, and there are many reasons why students should consider applying. Each issue of the Eyrie has a little bit of everything, from serious news, to sports highlights, opinion pie...

Holidays in school put into question

Megan Stoerman, Business Manager

December 14, 2018

With the holidays fast approaching many find themselves wondering how appropriate it is for holidays to be celebrated at school. This chilly time of year is a jovial and merry one for most as holidays are celebrated outside o...

Building a computer is more cost efficient

McKinley Schrader, Reporter

November 7, 2018

As newer games come out with astonishing graphics and higher requirements to play them, it is no surprise that computers have become more expensive in recent years. Most people will buy gaming PCs for prices up in the $3000’s,...

Seasonal Affective Disorder needs awareness

Hannah Holliday, Feature Editor

November 7, 2018

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a disorder diagnosed more and more often every year. According to, around 6 percent of Americans are already diagnosed, while around 20 percent suffer from a milder form and...

Delayed school start time benefits teens

Megan Stoerman, Business Editor

October 5, 2018

Many students are left tired and bleary at end of the school day due to an early start time and the copious amounts of schoolwork done through school and at home.  Studies have shown that teens would excel more at school if t...

Mental illness takes toll on high schoolers

Hannah Holliday, Feature Editor

October 5, 2018

Most people can agree that it is important for people with mental illness to talk about their struggles. Gathering support from others can be an important factor in the recovery process, as isolation can cause mental health symptoms...

Eyrie supports closed bathrooms

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2018

The bathrooms in the 1100 and 200 halls are locked during Falcon 50 (F50). Locking bathrooms might seem unfair, but does not have a big impact. The administration is locking the two bathrooms so students have a harder time...

4-day school week saves thousands of dollars

Tristan Allen, Editor

September 21, 2018

Colorado School District 27J, which serves nearly 18,000 students near Denver, made headlines in August when they stopped having school on Mondays, effectively creating a four-day school week. Schools across the country, including...

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