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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.

The dispenser dilemma

The dispenser dilemma

Imani Jones, Guest Contributor
October 28, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Call me crazy, but it seems like hand sanitizer dispensers should have some hand sanitizer in them. Almost every classroom has at least one hand sanitizer dispenser stuck to the wall. There also are a few in the cafeteria. They’re in place to give students easy access to hand sanitizer, useful after ...

Work Hard. But what about nice?

Work Hard. But what about nice?

Reilly Martens, Guest Contributor
October 26, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Awkward. You just made eye contact with that girl you used to be friends with in seventh grade. Get out your phone as a distraction so you don’t have to say hi. Except now there’s a whole group of people you used to hang out with freshman year. Even more awkward. Or is it? Are these situations rea...

Oh, Crickets

Oh, Crickets

EunJae Kim, Guest Contributor
October 22, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Oh, crickets OH, CRICKETS Get out get out get out CNN student news has been telling me about how nutritional you are If you don’t get out I will call a gourmet restaurant to eat you alive   Where’s the exterminator? I’m asking you, WHERE IS THE EXTERMINATOR? chirp...

Caffeine consumption concerns

Caffeine consumption concerns

Jay Schlaegel, Assignment Editor
October 20, 2015
Filed under Opinion

I had a late night Friday and an early morning Saturday. I woke up groggy and incoherent. Caffeine was calling my name. I consumed coffee. The day progressed, my exhaustion returned. Caffeine was again calling my name. I downed a Dr. Pepper. I washed my car. My exhaustion returned. Caffeine was c...

Backstage at ACL

Backstage at ACL

Halle Barham, Sports Director
October 9, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

For those who have lived under a rock or have chosen to live a boring life, Austin City Limits, one of the country’s best music festivals has begun. Ranked among top festivals like Coachella, Lollapalooza, and Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits provides endless hours of entertainment, local food caterers,...

Application overload

Application overload

Rahmin Jawaid, Staff Reporter
October 2, 2015
Filed under Opinion

College applications are the looming dread hanging over each high school senior. After surviving through freshman, sophomore and the rigorous junior year, high school students entering their final year of grade school have to face the ominous step of actually applying to college. As exciting as t...

The consequences of the AP Drop Policy

The consequences of the AP Drop Policy

Henry Youtt, Managing Editor
September 28, 2015
Filed under Opinion

According to Frisco ISD academic guidelines, a student may only drop a Pre-AP/AP class after the first six weeks grading period or at the end of the semester. At face value, this policy sounds pretty reasonable. But over the past couple of years, the counselors have had an understandable amount of diffi...

New cafeteria choices do not disappoint

New cafeteria choices do not disappoint

Riley McGuiness, Staff Reporter
September 4, 2015
Filed under Opinion

With the new year now in full swing, the cafeteria has come up with new meal options for students to enjoy. Among these new additions, are miniature pancakes with maple syrup bits, Pillsbury cherry pastry twisters, and a new style of baking cookies. Even if past cafeteria experiences have left a...

The Do’s and Don’ts of football season

The Do’s and Don’ts of football season

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
August 27, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

With football season here, students are gearing up for Thursday and Friday nights in the student section. For seniors, this means their last year with face paint, themed games and that crazy front row. However, for freshmen, and even some inexperienced sophomores, this is the beginning of a different...

Goodbye RHTV, hello Wingspan

Goodbye RHTV, hello Wingspan

Henry Youtt, Managing Editor
August 27, 2015
Filed under Opinion

More likely than not, this is one of your first times ever visiting the Wingspan site. That’s not surprising. Since the high school opened in 2006, print journalism has been largely overshadowed by the weekly broadcast outlet, RHTV. However, with the electronic age  moving media to the online realm, more and more peopl...

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