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“Put Up Chairs” sends choir seniors out the door

“Put Up Chairs” sends choir seniors out the door

JJ Slater and Kaylebb Stahmer

May 18, 2018


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Most people like to believe that everyone has some good in them; they just need the opportunity to shine. Choir’s "Put up Chair" tradition lets students show their kernel of goodness in their heart, saying goodbye to the people they’ve become friends with over the year. "Put up Chairs" is a c...

Students in woods class prepare for finals

Students in woods class prepare for finals

May 18, 2018


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While English classes finish their novels and science students are filling out their study guides, woods is trying not to lose a finger. Woods students are currently focusing on finishing their final projects with the help of teacher John Stewart, who has been teaching at CMR for 13 years. “[For...

Spanish teacher looks forward to a busy retirement

Spanish teacher looks forward to a busy retirement

Quinn Soltesz and Holly Spragg

May 18, 2018


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Next year at CMR will be one filled with many new faces and the loss of a few familiar ones.  Sara Buley is one of a few teachers retiring after the 2017-18 school year. “I’m going to miss the students. I really am,” Buley said, considering what she will miss the most during her years o...

Biology 3-4 students explore complex systems of sharks and other organisms

Biology 3-4 students explore complex systems of sharks and other organisms

Breanna Hyatt

April 23, 2018


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When it comes to having her students perform dissections, Biology 3-4 teacher Christine Sundly emphasizes the importance of studying the complexity of organisms. “Mainly what we do through dissections is try to teach the way animals change through the different phylum so we look at the difference...

Promposals sweep social media and girls off their feet

Callan Garner, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


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As prom season rounds the corner, students gather up their confidence and ask someone of importance to the time honored tradition of prom. Whether it be just a friend or someone more, students work to think of a way to ask someone to this dance. Whether it be a poster with chocolate or a platter of...

Pets a staple in every science classroom

Holly Spragg, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


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In almost every school, science teachers seem to have cool pets, and CMR is no exception.  Biology teacher Nathan Gregier has a few animals in his classroom. Gregier has a tank full of fish and two red-eared-slider turtles.   “I had a student whose mom said ‘I have two turtles in m...

From the Alamo to the maple trees, the diversity of dual citizenship

From the Alamo to the maple trees, the diversity of dual citizenship

McKenzie Connell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


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When someone says they left the country, most people imagine the foreign land as a tropical wonderland, with palm trees and the sun shining year round. What they do not realize is Montana is right on the border of another country, the foreign land of Canada. Most Rustlers never get to leave the state, l...

Weber seeks support for struggling students during “Graduation Matters” week

Weber seeks support for struggling students during “Graduation Matters” week

Mackenzie George, Editor in Cheif

March 5, 2018


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Emily Weber didn’t need the yellow silhouettes of students that lined the Commons during Graduation Matters week -- one for each senior who dropped out this year -- to remind her of the importance of graduating. The senior, who was recently named one of GFPS Distinguished Scholars,  hopes to major ...

Teacher is picking up what the NSTA is putting down

Teacher is picking up what the NSTA is putting down

Quinn Soltesz, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


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Whenever a teacher is gone for a week, we all assume the worst. Are they sick? Family concerns? Will we still have that test on Thursday? For biology teacher Tom Cubbage, missing a week of school happens about three times a year. Cubbage recently returned from the National Science Teachers Association’s W...

All-Girls Auto Tech takes shop by storm

Mackenzie George, Editor in Chief

February 28, 2018


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Not many people outside of auto shops know their way around a car engine these days. Hannah Brennan isn’t one of them. Enrolled in Consumer Mechanics, the junior has already learned the basics of her vehicle and is ready for more. At the end of this semester-long course, she will be able to disassemble...

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