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CSHS Earns Honorable Mention

Each spring, a nationwide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The Artistic Discovery Contest is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent in the nation, as well as in our congressional district.

EXCELLENCE IN THEATER

On March 12, 2019, over two hundred Theatre students, theatre educators, friends and administrators from many schools in California gathered at the state capitol to meet with legislators and legislative aides. An annual event since 1998, over five thousand students and teachers have participated in this statewide event. Prize-winning Theatre students were invited to perform during the 21st Annual California Youth in Theatre Day. Students were given the opportunity to perform monologues, songs, dances and scenes on the Capitol grounds. Each school and student performer received certificates from California Educational Theatre Association declaring their EXCELLENCE IN THEATRE.

Calendar of Events

Apr 22

Canyon Springs Art Show

Time: 8 AM – 3:10 PM
Location: Canyon Springs High School Library, 23100 Cougar Canyon Rd, Moreno Valley, CA 92557, USA
Apr 23

Canyon Springs Art Show

Time: 8 AM – 3:10 PM
Location: Canyon Springs High School Library, 23100 Cougar Canyon Rd, Moreno Valley, CA 92557, USA
Apr 24

Canyon Springs Art Show

Time: 8 AM – 3:10 PM
Location: Canyon Springs High School Library, 23100 Cougar Canyon Rd, Moreno Valley, CA 92557, USA
Apr 25

Canyon Springs Art Show

Time: 8 AM – 3:10 PM
Location: Canyon Springs High School Library, 23100 Cougar Canyon Rd, Moreno Valley, CA 92557, USA

In the Spotlight

During Spring Break 17 members from the Valley View High School Eagle Theatre Company attended the 2019 California Thespian Festival, this year’s theme being, “I am... We are, Thespians!” Out of these 17 students , 8 qualified to attend the International Thespian Festival In Lincoln Nebraska June 23-29. Daniel Cuasay and Mitchell Calderilla received Superiors in their Solo Musical Individual Events. Daniel Cuasay also ranked in the top 1% of the states solo musical performers. They performed the songs, "Great Big Stuff" from Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and "Pulled" from the Addams Family Musical. Hayden Harbison and Venecia Winstead received Superiors for their Duet Acting Scene from the play" Deck the Stage", and Bianca Fuentes received Superiors for her Contrasting Monologues from the plays, " Catholic School Girls" and "Including, Shooter". Mitchell Calderilla was selected to be a vocal soloist in the Closing Number, which was comprised of selections from Jason Robert Brown’s, “Songs for a New World.” In addition, President Jade Moreno and Vice President Mitchell Calderilla were able to bring home the California State Arts Advocacy award for the second year in a row! Kayla Flores was selected to attend internationals for scholarship auditions and Rachel Milner to gain experience to run for an international officer position. Daniel Magdalena and Ivan Chavez received over all Excellent for duet acting. Analidia Martinez and Nicole Martinez received an overall Excellent for duet acting. Mitchell Calderilla and Leslie Aguilar received an overall Excellent for duet acting. Daniel Cusey and Yasmin Farias received an overall Excellent for duet acting and Jade Moreno and Marina Rodriguez received an overall score of Excellent for duet actin. Both Jarad Ogan-Cushing and Kayla Flores received an overall score of Excellent for monologues, while Leslie Aguilar and Rachel Milner received an overall good for musical dance.