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Seven orchestra students to perform in Texas All-State ensemble

Seven Redhawk orchestra students are among the highest-ranking musicians across the state and have qualified to perform in a Texas All-State ensemble after auditioning through an online format.
November 20, 2020

Seven Redhawk orchestra students are among the highest-ranking musicians across the state and have qualified to perform in a Texas All-State ensemble.  “I think it is amazing. In an area as competitive...

Bengali Bites: Payesh

Wingspan's Ananda Ghoshal delves deeper into the world of Bengali food and shares her thoughts.
November 20, 2020

Every year for our birthdays, my mom makes Payesh, which is a type of pudding. It’s so creamy, sweet, and a great dessert to have after dinner. With that being said, my mom made me Payesh with oat milk...

Goodbye Gluten

The number of people in American that have cut out gluten from their diet has been rising over the years. Among those saying goodbye to gluten is staff reporter Ashvita Girish and  in this new, weekly blog, she will provide recipes and her take on whether it's worth making or not.
November 19, 2020

About 3.1 million people around the United States follow a gluten-free diet. One of the main reasons for a gluten-free diet is celiac disease: an autoimmune disorder that affects the small intestine and...

The history of a truly Texan tradition

Freshman Athena Tseng wears her mum during homecoming week on Thursday, September 26. Students can wear their mums to the football game and during the pep rally.
November 19, 2020

The dance is off, but the mums are on as the school celebrates Homecoming 2020 on Thursday. Filling the halls with clanging bells, feathers, and countless other accessories, there are mums everywhere....

Artistic Expressions: volume 11

Artistic Expressions: volume 11
November 18, 2020

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.

Cinema Summaries

Cinema Summaries
November 18, 2020

Cinema Summaries is a blog that will cover all things cinema: reviews, upcoming films, and movie news. With new updates multiple times every week, make sure to check back in for the latest in movie entertainment.

Original and odd, new Netflix original does not disapoint

The Queen’s Gambit is the intellectual new Netflix Limited Series that follows the genius, Elizabeth (Beth) Harmon on her rise to becoming the most renowned chess player of her time.
November 17, 2020

The Queen’s Gambit is the intellectual new Netflix Limited Series that follows the genius, Elizabeth (Beth) Harmon on her rise to becoming the most renowned chess player of her time. Set in the sixties,...

Acoustic Avenue: Skylar Grey’s new EP

Sophomore Ana Toro takes a dive into the world of music.
November 16, 2020

Skylar Grey is one of those singers that you never would have known about if it wasn’t for a feature with another artist. For me, it was through Eminem that I found out who she was. Since then, I have...

Bengali Bites: Kheema

Wingspan's Ananda Ghoshal delves deeper into the world of Bengali food and shares her thoughts.
November 13, 2020

Remember when I said that Sunday dishes tend to be the heaviest? I've listed a lot of food that prove that, but let me add another one: Kheema. Also known as ground meat (or mincemeat) curry; my dad loves...

No stage required for virtual choir concert

Unable to do a traditional choir concert due to COVID-19 restrictions, the FISD choir department has joined students to create a virtual concert experience on Thursday at 7 p.m.
November 12, 2020

Recording, editing, and fine-tuning. Weeks later, choir directors around Frisco ISD have successfully combined the voices of more than one-thousand students. It’s all part of Thursday’s “Woven”...

Freshman channels self expression through modeling

November 10, 2020

The day begins early with freshman Isabelle Engles arriving at the studio at around seven a.m.  Excitement and anticipation buzz in her chest as she prepares a small, nutritious breakfast of eggs and...

Acoustic Avenue: Ariana Grande’s sixth studio album

Sophomore Ana Toro takes a dive into the world of music.
November 9, 2020

Miss Ariana Grande is back again with her sixth studio album Positions. I was honestly not expecting her to drop an album so soon after Thank U, Next. I thought her decision to drop it was a bit rushed...

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