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  • Graduation rehearsal Thursday after school in the gym

  • No school Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day)

  • No school Friday (May 26 - bad weather make-up day)

  • June 2 is the last day of school

  • Class of 2017 graduation is June 3 at the Dr Pepper Arena at 1:30 p.m.

Singing at state

Singing at state

Fernando Garcia, Guest Contributor
May 25, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Seven choir students are heading to Austin on Saturday where they will begin performing at 3:50 p.m. in the Texas State Solo-Ensemble Contest at UT Austin where they be critiqued on technique, style, diction, vocalism, and energy amongst other things. “The students sing their selection in f...

Artistic Expressions: volume 3

Artistic Expressions: volume 3

May 24, 2017
Filed under A&E, Artistic Expressions, Showcase

Hundreds of students on campus take part in the many fine arts courses offered at school and each week Wingspan profiles one such student in this weekly feature.

Concert marks an end and a beginning

Concert marks an end and a beginning

Kyle Strickland, WTV Staff Reporter
May 23, 2017
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Senior choir members sing theirs final goodbye Tuesday night starting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium, while the show choir makes its debut. WTV's Kyle Stickland has the details .     

Movies and music inspire art project

Movies and music inspire art project

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor
May 22, 2017
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Art 1 students are participating in a project in which they create posters featuring scenes or characters from their favorite movie or band. “This specific project in essence sums up many of the projects we have done this year,” Art 1 teacher Fred Rodriguez said. “My goal for this project is ...

Class of 2017 has chance to win private Brad Paisley concert

Class of 2017 has chance to win private Brad Paisley concert

Prachurjya Shreya, Staff Reporter
May 19, 2017
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Seniors could have the chance to celebrate the end of their high school career with a private concert by country singer Brad Paisley who has launched a contest that will allow graduating seniors to have an opportunity this special show. The inspiration for the concert comes from Paisley’s person...

Band hosts concert and silent auction Saturday

Band hosts concert and silent auction Saturday

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
May 19, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Band’s Spring Swing Jazz and Chamber concert is Saturday from 6-9 p.m. in the auditorium and features live music, a bake sale, and a silent auction. The proceeds from the auction and $7 admission will be used to fund band’s 2017-2018 activities. “With the TRE not passing, we’re having to...

Orchestra brings year to close with final show

Orchestra brings year to close with final show

Melody Tavallaee, Staff Reporter
May 18, 2017
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All five of the schools orchestras will perform together at the spring concert Thursday at 7 p.m. in the auditorium with a special moment of recognition to honor all the seniors in their last high school concert. “We have a moment where we recognize the seniors and they play two pieces on their...

Band ends year with Tuesday concert

Band ends year with Tuesday concert

Ian LaPerre, WTV Staff Reporter
May 16, 2017
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The school’s concert season is winding down with the bands having one last event Tuesday night starting at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium. WTV’s Ian LaPerre has the story. The band will host its spring concert tonight and it will be the last event in which students will be playing with the ense...

Senior Six Flags trip has new look

Senior Six Flags trip has new look

Marcus McCoy, WTV Staff Reporter
May 15, 2017
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Students heading to Six Flags for the annual senior trip will have a slight different experience than in years past as this year's trip is an overnight excursion. WTV's McCoy has the details.

Junior wins calendar cover

Junior wins calendar cover

Hallie Winterbauer, Staff Reporter
May 12, 2017
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For the next year, junior Aishani Sil’s artwork will be exhibited on the cover of the Don’t mess with Texas 2017-2018 calendar. Art teacher Pernie Fallon explains the accomplishment of her student. “Well, it was a call for artists to enter the Don’t mess with Texas calendar contest,” Fallon said. “And out of 4,300 ...

Orchestra students set to audition

Orchestra students set to audition

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter
May 9, 2017
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Orchestra students are gearing up for auditions Thursday and Friday that determine orchestra placement for the 2017-18 school year. “Every student in orchestra, with the exception of the students in the top group have to re-audition at the end of the school year for placement for the following year,”...

Early start on senior pictures

Early start on senior pictures

Julia Savage, WTV Staff Reporter
May 8, 2017
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Some students on campus aren't waiting until their final year of high school to get their senior pictures taken. WTV's Julia Savage has the details.

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