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  • No school Monday (April 24) for students as it is a Professional Development Day for staff

  • "Flicks at the Fieldhouse" is Saturday at 7 p.m.

  • Wingspan wins 2017 NSPA Pacemaker

Track and field athletes advance to regional meet

Track and field athletes advance to regional meet

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Track and field athletes competed in the Area Meet Thursday at Standridge Stadium in Carrollton with top qualifiers advancing to the 5A Region II meet at UT-Arlington April 28-29. Both the boys' and girls' teams finished in 3rd place with each sending several athletes to the regional meet. &...

Flicks at the Fieldhouse

Flicks at the Fieldhouse

Mady Daddario, WTV Staff Reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

WTV's Mady Daddario takes a look at Saturday's event.

Real Talk: class rank

Real Talk: class rank

Peyton Leonard, WTV Staff Reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Real Talk, Showcase

WTV's Peyton Leonard hits the halls to ask students their opinion on class rank.

Building for the future

Building for the future

Davis O'Brien, WTV Staff Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Featuring a young roster, the varsity softball team is building for a brighter next year. WTV's Davis O'Brien has the story.

English classes focus on environmental issues

English classes focus on environmental issues

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Earth Day is Saturday and the environment is the focus of an English II research assignment with students combining an environmental issue with what they have learned in class. “It's a way to apply the skills you build in class to a real-world situation,” English II teacher Sarah Baker said. ...

Artistic Expressions: volume 2

Artistic Expressions: volume 2

April 19, 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.

Sincerely Sydney: more than a show

Sincerely Sydney: more than a show

Sydney Gish, Staff Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

“Have you watched 13 Reasons Why?” I’m sure many people have heard this question at least once throughout these past few weeks. This captivating new show has become the streaming service’s most tweeted about show with over 3.5 million tweets about the series during its first week. The series...

Students soar in butterfly art contest

Students soar in butterfly art contest

Wingspan Staff
April 19, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

More than a dozen art students received honors in the 2017 Wimberley Butterfly Festival Art Contest with former student Noah Lind the 2017 Butterfly Festival Artist of the Year. Lind's winning entry in the 2016 contest is the featured image on the 2017 t-shirt and postcards. The 19th annual Butte...

United Colors of Liberty – episode 27

United Colors of Liberty – episode 27

Divya Murali, Staff Reporter
April 18, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Showcase

In this week’s podcast, Wingspan’s Divya Murali sits down with sophomore Nissi Kabongo.

Project challenges students to be working photographers

Project challenges students to be working photographers

Roy Nitzan, WTV Staff Reporter
April 18, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Students have been working on a project that photojournalism teacher, Carol Babineaux, calls the working photographer. Students have a list of projects they must choose from such as taking pictures of landscapes, city life, street photography, and even wildlife. Much like a photojournalist, the st...

Challenge seeks to make happiness a habit

Challenge seeks to make happiness a habit

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter
April 18, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

High rates of stress can be found throughout Frisco ISD according to FISD’s Safe Schools Coordinator James Caldwell. Partly as a response to this, the Happiness Advantage Challenge is underway. The 21-day event which ends April 24 is designed to inspire others to develop a more positive outlook by c...

Mini spring break

Mini spring break

Vivek Sundararaman, WTV Staff Reporter
April 13, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

This weekend is a four day weekend with Friday a holiday and Monday being a bad weather make up day, but since we didn’t lose any school days to bad weather, it’s now another day off. While some vacations like Spring Break might slow down the rhythm of lesson plans, this weekend will not affe...

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