The Mountaineer

Welcome To The Mountaineer

The Mountaineer isn’t your ordinary website, this is a news site made and supervised by the Estes Park High School journalism class, the wonderful students in the class show the people of Estes Park what we care about. Every topic on this website is picked individually by one of the students. Each article is is written up from interviews from peers from our school, teachers, […]

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Recycling In Estes Park

Ever since we have been using non renewable resources, we have been dumping trash into landfills which are releasing environmentally toxic gases. What’s a good solution? Recycling! It’s a great way to cut back on the humans environmental footprint, but only if you make an effort to recycle. Everyday 230 million of tons trash about 4.6 pounds per person per day. As well recyclable waste […]

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Post-graduate Readiness of EPHS Students

Our children are the future. The lessons we teach them and the education they receive while in their primary years will shape the way the world is run. However, despite all the technical and societal advances made in the past fifty years, high school graduate’s mental health and civic engagement concern are at an all time low. Students graduating from Estes Park High School in […]

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EPHS Boys Basketball 2018-19

The young 2018-2019 Estes Park Boy’s Basketball team has been playing since November 28 (their first game of their season) with the new head coach being principal, Chuck Scott. The team is working to overcome many obstacles, as they are a heavily sophomore and freshman-based team. The players and coaches are working hard each day to become the very best they can possibly be. They […]

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The First Annual Chemistry Fair

In the Freshman locker bay on February 5, 2019, Mrs. Schmidt and Mrs. Basch hosted the first annual Chemistry fair. Students in Mrs. Schmidt’s freshman Earth Science class as well as those in Mrs. Basch’s Earth Science class participated in this event. The chemistry fair hoped to have students focusing in depth on a chemical compound in order to learn more than what could be […]

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