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Real Talk: fortune teller

Real Talk: fortune teller

Peyton Leonard, WTV Staff Reporter
February 3, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Real Talk, Showcase

In this week's Real Talk, WTV's Peyton Leonard gives students their fortunes and gets their opinions on the predictions.

Opinion: everybody’s president

Opinion: everybody’s president

Michael Capps, Guest Contributor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Opinion

The inauguration of new president Donald Trump has led to a lot of protest and controversy across the country. A common slogan frequently seen on signs is “Not My President!”, disowning the 45th president. Although people have every right to a peaceful protest and have some legitimate reasons to do so, it m...

Sincerely Sydney: we need feminism

Sincerely Sydney: we need feminism

Sydney Gish, Staff Reporter
February 1, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion

Get a credit card, serve on a jury, or get an Ivy League education are just a few of the things women were unable to do in the 1960s. However, in the nearly 50 years since then, women have made monumental strides in achieving equality, however there is still a ways to go and sometimes being a feminist...

Opinion: CPR training should be mandatory in high school

Opinion: CPR training should be mandatory in high school

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter
January 31, 2017
Filed under Opinion

After asking to use the bathroom, a student walks out of class. Turning the corner in the hallway, the student comes to a sudden stop as there is a person in the middle of the floor, motionless. Something like this hypothetical can happen anywhere at any time and it’s why Frisco ISD should require i...

Editorial: too soon for 2017-18 class selection

Editorial: too soon for 2017-18 class selection

Wingspan Editorial Staff
January 30, 2017
Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Last week students who have been in Frisco ISD since middle school got their course card from the four-year plan made in eighth grade. The moment students were told how to change courses on the card, many underclassmen across campus because crossing out and writing in different classes. While there is t...

Say it Louder: the impact of Best Buddies

Say it Louder: the impact of Best Buddies

Emma Crampton, Opinion Editor
January 27, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion

Best Buddies is a club on campus that allows students to interact more closely with people who have intellectual disabilities here at our school. As a member of the club for the second year in a row, the effect that little actions make on these student’s lives has impacted me more than ever before. ...

Real Talk: women’s marches

Real Talk: women’s marches

Peyton Leonard, WTV Staff Reporter
January 27, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Real Talk

In this week’s Real Talk, WTV’s Peyton Leonards gets the opinion of students on the women's marches that took place last Saturday.

Opinion: sick day headaches

Opinion: sick day headaches

Emma Marom, Guest Contributor
January 26, 2017
Filed under Opinion

Sick days are hard to make up. They are extremely common during the winter, especially when there are things like a stomach virus is in the air. But it’s almost impossible to take a day off without ending up having tons of things to make up. Of course, sometimes, sick days are necessary. There are...

Sincerely Sydney: Respect your teachers

Sincerely Sydney: Respect your teachers

Sydney Gish, Staff Reporter
January 25, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion

Growing up I was always told to respect my elders or people who are higher in authority than me. It is apparent though, that some students have never heard this before as I have noticed an increasing amount of disrespect towards teachers. Teachers are here to teach and make sure the students under...

Say it Louder: planning our future

Say it Louder: planning our future

Emma Crampton, Opinion Editor
January 24, 2017
Filed under Opinion

This week, counselors are coming into classes to allow students to plan their schedules for next year and all the years following for their entire high school career. With it only being January and the very start of the second semester, I think it is a bit too soon to be thinking about the following...

Opinion: The challenges of AP Capstone

Opinion: The challenges of AP Capstone

Prachurjya Shreya, Staff Reporter
January 23, 2017
Filed under Opinion

The AP Capstone program consists of AP Seminar and AP Research which combined allows students to earn the AP Capstone Diploma. The AP Seminar class is a course that was introduced as an elective this year. As a sophomore balancing all core PAP and AP classes, I decided to take AP Seminar as an elective...

Real Talk: class registration

Real Talk: class registration

Peyton Leonard, WTV Staff Reporter
January 20, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Real Talk

In this week's Real Talk, WTV's Peyton Leonards gets the opinion of students on the time frame for 2017-18 class registration.

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