The Cinco Peso Press

A Reason To Live

Hali Cortes with her sister in 2015 at the mall taking Easter pictures.

Hali Cortes, Writer

May 11, 2018

Sitting in a dim, cold bathroom, no noise or movement, I thought to myself should I do it? April 23, 2013, I was minding my own business when I was accused of saying something I never said, now suddenly I was stuck in between these two girls fighting. While sitting there I began to panic, my p...

You Can Make A Change

You Can Make A Change

Hali Cortes and Justine Rey, Reporters

May 11, 2018

Bullying is a major problem that affects the lives of all children. No matter what form of bullying it is, bullying should always be taken seriously.   Even though students say that bullying other students isn't right, many students remain inactive bystanders, victims or actual bullies themselve...

Support, Report, Defend

Support, Report, Defend

Hali Cortes and Justine Rey, Reporters

May 11, 2018

For some people the hallways between classes are the perfect place to hang out with friends. For others, being in those same halls becomes a nightmare.  A nightmare that leaves the students wondering what they have done to be treated the way they are.  In the United States 1 out of 4 students is bullied according to the Megan Meier Foundatio...

Getting to Know Rockin’ Ranger Presley Matthews

Getting to Know Rockin' Ranger Presley Matthews

Hali Cortes, Reporter

March 1, 2018

Getting to know Rocking Rangers: Presley Matthews Q: What do you think your purpose is here at Chisholm? A: I believe my purpose is to help my friends and be a spirited person. Q: What are your plans after high school? A: I would like to go to college for something medical related. I'm looking...

Dehondt’s Dream

Choir Director Sarah Dehondt with Choir Directors Carla and Jared Hardy

Hali Cortes, Reporter

December 15, 2017

Her dream started in middle school, and she'd held on to it for years. Spring 2016 her dream came true when Sarah Dehondt started student teaching here.  This year that dream became better than ever when Dehondt joined the Chisholm Trail Chorale department as the third teacher in the program.  ...

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