Ralston Valley REVIEW

Put the Spotlight on Shades [of Blue]

Frances Ross, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

The music departments in most schools are frequently underappreciated, so when our own Shades of Blue Choir has the opportunity to perform for all the choir directors in the district, it sheds much needed light on their success....

Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, Camera, Action!

January 31, 2020

Why Be Sharp When You Can B-Flat?

Hunter Stricker, Featured Writer

December 11, 2019

Brendan Church seems like your average Ralston Valley Student. A tall sophomore of 16, he walks around in on-brand clothes with an air of coolness and sophistication. His favorite class is AP World History and he plays for the JV...

Joker: A Phenomenon in the Box Office

Skyler Brooks, Featured Writer

November 22, 2019

The movie Joker recently hit the theatres in the past weeks with opening weekend occurring during the 4th. The box office collected an astounding revenue of 96 million dollars, making it the biggest opening weekend ever for an Oct...

Relevancy of Superhero Movies

Ashley Easter, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

Many people enjoy superhero movies, due to the many aspects of the movie that not many people can put in a movie. The movies have action, comedy, and have us on the edge of our seats while watching the movies. Junior Gina Stolper...

Creed II Breaks $85M In Box Office

Grant McGann, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

A new boxing movie franchise is here and is on track for being the best of its genre. While many movies advertise as being “Movie of the Year”, Creed II has actually proven its claim. The movie collected $55 million in its de...

That’s a Classic

Michael Poisson, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

That joyful, exciting, but rather stressful time of year is back again. People rushing to get gifts, their Christmas hams, and students trying to finish off the semester by preparing for finals. With all these stressful activi...

Holly Jolly Debate

Madeline Rozeski, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

Bright lights line houses and trees. Inflatable Santas and snowmen scattered across the lawn. Christmas carols sing from every store speaker. This magical scene is painted just a few days before….Thanksgiving?   With Christmas cl...

Ralph is crushing it in the movie business

Abby Gillam, Entertainment Editor

December 14, 2018

Recently the movie called “Ralph Breaks the Internet” has been released. This movie is a sequel to the popular kid's movie “Wreck-It Ralph” that came out in November 2012. Now almost 5 years later people are filled with ne...

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Revealed

Madeline Rozeski, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

Recently, Walt Disney Pictures released the new movie ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ based on the ballet of ‘The Nutcracker’. This version of the Nutcracker gives us a deeper understanding of the story, fills missing hol...

Weekday Halloween Discourages Student Celebration

Jonas Kahila, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

As leaves change their colors and the air becomes bitter, children anticipate the upcoming holiday. Halloween usually signifies fun, but celebrating as a high schooler and on a Wednesday proves difficult. With less time, stud...