Change Wars for a cause
This year’s Spirit Week Change War money is going to the Colorado Veterans Project. Their mission is to enhance pride and patriotism in all Coloradans by building a stronger, more supportive community around our Veterans, according to the website.
“It felt good to donate because it was going towards something really good,” says Rosalie Heath Kelley ’15.
Over the duration of the week, Heritage High School raised $4253.50, according to Ms. Brethauer. All of this money will go straight to the foundation to help raise awareness of veterans and other local veterans organizations.
This organization was stemmed from Army ROTC student organizations. They now have helped 75+ veterans organizations and are the largest non-profit veteran organization in Denver.
“It’s a good thing to help such an awesome organization,” says Veronica Larson ’17.by
Freshmen experience new orientation format
School has started and the freshmen have arrived, this year there is a change to the start of school. The freshmen had an entire day to themselves, this way they could to see the school.
Cantwell, Peach sponsor EF trip to Europe
The long-awaited biennial summer trip to Europe has captured the interest of Heritage students yet again, and many are preparing to explore the unique cultures of countries such as Switzerland, Italy, France and Spain, along with supervisors Ms. Peach and Mrs. Cantwell.