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Landscape project takes art students outside

Landscape project takes art students outside

Jae Lee, WTV Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017


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AP Art students left the classroom to draw the landscape outside the school. WTV's Jae Lee has the story.

Putting in the work

Putting in the work

Walker Shippy, WTV Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


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The fall sports season began long before school started but so had marching band. WTV’s Walker Shippy has the story.

Curtain set to rise on “Gifted”

Curtain set to rise on “Gifted”

Dea-Mallika Divi

September 26, 2017


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Theatre’s first production of the year “Gifted” is hitting the stage Wednesday with the cast and crew rehearsing before and after school. “We’ve been having rehearsals every Friday morning since school started and rehearsals after school,” senior Maddie Slater said. “This week we have pract...

Frisco skates into new attraction

Frisco skates into new attraction

Luke Small, WTV Staff Reporter

September 25, 2017


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A new skatepark is  now open in Frisco. WTV’s Luke Small has the details. The Frisco Skate Park at Northeast Community Park opened, a few weeks ago. At more than 47,000 square feet, this park is a destination-sized, all-wheeled sports facility that caters to skateboards, bikes, in-line skates and scooters. Also, the park has been designed for people of all ages, and skil...

Dancing for a cause

Dancing for a cause

Jordan Klein, WTV Staff Reporter

September 22, 2017


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Dancing for a cause is a local non-profit organization that has moved its way on campus. The club was established two years ago and currently has 30 plus members but is looking to gain more. Unlike most clubs and dance organizations, dancing for a cause only requires that the members have a passion for dan...

5 qualify for All-Region jazz ensembles

5 qualify for All-Region jazz ensembles

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

September 21, 2017


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11 select band students made the trip to Plano West Senior High School on Wednesday to audition for one of two All-Region jazz ensembles. Of these students who participated, four qualified for one of the two jazz ensembles. Below is a list of those students that were selected for Jazz Ensemble 1 and J...

Show choir audition results

Show choir audition results

Megan Lin, Editor-in-chief

September 19, 2017


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The 2017-2018 school year’s list of show choir members was released Tuesday afternoon. Jessie Rho Gillian Bryant Jaya Balakumar Kia Dunlop Kelsey Dreskin Chloe Zonis Katie Love Bailey Johnson Andrea Cobos Katie Mark Nandasri Talluri Caitlyn Kleibert Rachel Van Meter ...

Dancing with Red Rhythm

Dancing with Red Rhythm

Nandini Injeti, Guest Contributor

September 18, 2017


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One of the newest teachers on campus is Marina Gonzalez, the new dance/drill team teacher. Assisting Red Rhythm director Nicole Nothe, Gonzalez is a graduate of Texas Women's University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Dance. Wingspan: What inspired you to start teaching dance? Gonzalez: ...

Marching band sets sights on state

Marching band sets sights on state

Isabella Santiago, WTV Staff Reporter

September 15, 2017


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It’s only been three weeks since the school year started, but band students have been on campus since late July learning the musical and visual aspects necessary for the marching season that starts Sept 30. “Aside from establishing a musical and fundamental foundation upon which we can build a really ...

Passion for percussion

Passion for percussion

Brelyn Bashrum, Guest Contributor

September 14, 2017


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Living the drum life is what it's all about for the school's new percussion director Jonathan Jadvani. Hailing from South Florida, Jonathan Jadvani hit the ground running as the 2017 marching band season starts. Recently Wingspan caught up with Jadvani for a Q&A. Wingspan: What do you like ab...

New director takes over color guard

New director takes over color guard

Yael Even, Guest Contributor

September 12, 2017


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Color guard adds a visual element to the band's halftime shows. But this year, there's a new man leading the way. Wingspan caught up with new color guard director Scott Mills to get his thoughts about this year's crew and what's next for the group.   Wingspan: What is it like working with a ...

Bach and ready for a new orchestra season

Bach and ready for a new orchestra season

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2017


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“Bach to School Bash” was the theme Friday night at Russell Creek Park as orchestra held a start of school social. “It was open to all current orchestra students and it’s mainly just a time for us to get together, to visit after summer break and to get to know each other and especially our new...

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