The School Newspaper of Vista Ridge High School

The Word

The School Newspaper of Vista Ridge High School

The Word

The School Newspaper of Vista Ridge High School

The Word

2018-2019 Staff

Raiyan Shaik

Raiyan Shaik

My name is Raiyan Shaik, and I’m a senior this year at Vista. I also happen to be the proud editor of VRHS Word. I joined the Journalism program my first day of high school and have loved every moment since. I absolutely l...

Dana Kim

Dana Kim

My name is Dana and I am so excited to return to the staff for my last year of high school! Something that makes me happy is spending my time with the people I love and traveling. These two things help me get away from all the s...

Mia Beacom

Mia Beacom

I am Mia Beacom, and I am a senior at VRHS. This is my third year on newspaper staff. I am involved in cross country, soccer and lacrosse. I enjoy spending time with my friends and coaching lacrosse. I am going to enjoy this year a...

Josh Isham

Josh Isham

  i my name is Josh Isham. I'm a Junior. I'm excited to be apart of the VRHS Student News Media staff. If I’m not taking photos or editing, then most likely I am working at Sonic and don’t have time to talk. I'v...

Alex Shinada

Alex Shinada

Hello, my name is Alex Shinada! I am currently a junior and this is my first year with the newspaper staff. I have lived in three countries and play soccer. Some of the hobbies I am interested in are sports, aquariums, and writ...

Chris Reyes

Chris Reyes

Hi my name is Christina Reyes. I’m a 10th grader. I’m in NJROTC, and it's my second year being in it. I like listening to music, I hang out with my friends a lot and I’m a big family person. I’m trying to be outgoing thi...

Brooke Abramson

Brooke Abramson

I’m Brooke Abramson. I’m a sophomore. I’m so excited about my first year with the newspaper staff! I love writing and my experiences range from noveling to blogging to playwriting. Another one of my passions is Broadway ...

Noel Vinzon

Noel Vinzon

Hello! Hi, I’m Noel Daniel Vinzon Jr. I LOVE to do a lot of artsy things like drawing, painting, photography, graphic design and mix media stuff. I can be both really shy, but at random times I’ll be super talkative and l...

Jadon Porter

Jadon Porter

Hello, this is Jadon! Presently I am a senior at Vista Ridge High. Being able to create visual effects and edit them into a video that will manipulate the viewer's emotion is something that I entirely love. I moved from Florida to T...

Shelby Cothren

Shelby Cothren

Hey! My name is Shelby Cothren. I am a junior at VRHS and am a part of this news media staff. I spend a lot of my time taking and editing photos, but if I’m not I’m most likely drawing or making music. My dream vacation is Ice...

Skylar Treat

Skylar Treat

My name is Skylar Treat, and the school activities I'm in are C2 and photography. My hobbies and stronger skills are taking pictures. My dream vacation is to go to Australia. Something most people don’t know about me is that I...

Lauren Loftin

Lauren Loftin

Hi, my name is Lauren Loftin. I’m currently a junior here at Vista Ridge High School.  I love photography and being able to capture moments people do not want to forget. I love writing and creating stories for viewers to read. I’m...