WINGSPAN

  • Seniors participating in the Baccalaureate Ceremony this Sunday wear their graduation gown. No cap, red stole or cords.

  • FISD FEF Scholarship Night 6 p.m. Tuesday at Comerica Center

  • Class of 2019 graduation 7 p.m. May 31 at the Ford Center

Dance students get master class lesson

Dance students get master class lesson

Ashvita Girish, Guest Contributor

March 22, 2019


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A new face was teaching dance students on Thursday as Kaylee Page, a dance student at University of North Texas, led dance students and NHSDA members in a master class session. “My advice to the kids is to really put your ‘all’ in it,” she said. “You don’t have to be the most flexible, you don’t have to have the ...

Red Rhythm tryouts Friday after school

Red Rhythm tryouts Friday after school

Aliza Porter, Assignment Editor

March 22, 2019


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Students interested in being a part of the 2019-20 drill team have taken part in drill team clinics after school from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m in the gym in preparation for tryouts Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. “This week [in clinics], they learn dances,” senior drill team officer Mallory Kalka s...

Pre-UIL event designed to help choir get ready

Pre-UIL event designed to help choir get ready

Abby Wang, Guest Contributor

March 21, 2019


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To prepare for their upcoming UIL sight-reading and concert, choir is taking part in an event at Heritage High School, Thursday starting at 6 p.m. “Pre-UIL is our opportunity for us to get judged, and receive some feedback before the actual contest date,” choir director Toni Ugoli said. “UIL is a...

Instruments set aside, orchestra students examine music in different way

Instruments set aside, orchestra students examine music in different way

Shreya Jagan, Guest Contributor

March 21, 2019


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Transitioning into a slightly different medium, all orchestra classes are providing their take on broadening horizons with a new orchestra project due Friday that allows students to reflect on music in different ways. “Basically, we created a series of mini projects and gave the students a choice...

Dancing into tryouts

Dancing into tryouts

Yasmeen Din, Guest Contributor

March 19, 2019


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Training clinics for Red Rhythm began Monday and continue through Thursday, with tryouts for the 2019-20 squad Friday after school. But for some students, drill team training began weeks ago at the JDM School of Dance with former Kilgore College Rangerette and current Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Amber McMillan. “I d...

Noting tips and tricks from the pros

Noting tips and tricks from the pros

Ally Lynn, Guest Contributor

March 18, 2019


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Band and orchestra students have the opportunity to improve their skills at a master class hosted by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra on Monday, March 18, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Reedy High School. “Working with a professional that actively performs as a career is incredibly beneficial,” Associ...

Orchestra hosts fellow student musicians from Arkansas

Orchestra hosts fellow student musicians from Arkansas

Lucas Barr, Editor-in-chief

March 8, 2019


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Playing host and serving lunch, the top two orchestras welcomed dozens of students from the orchestra program from Conway High School in Conway, AR to campus on Friday. One of the first stops on their spring trip through Texas, Conway students had the chance to mingle with Redhawks over pasta and salad before sight reading co...

Defying stereotypes, Captain Marvel delivers

Defying stereotypes, Captain Marvel delivers

Wade Glover, WTV Executive Producer

March 8, 2019


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Never having read the Marvel comic books growing up, I still consider myself a massive fan of the cinematic universe. Bringing beloved superheroes together to fight evil in dramatic battles has inspired and engaged a new generation of fans over the course of more than 20 movies. Each one of the hund...

Breaking through Marvel’s glass ceiling

Breaking through Marvel’s glass ceiling

Ava Peinhardt, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019


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Marvel’s first female-led superhero movie, Captain Marvel, is here with the movie opening to advance screenings on Thursday, and more than 4,000 screens on Friday.  For many fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, seeing a woman as the main character will be refreshing, as Marvel’s last so...

Band Leadership Team selection process underway

Band Leadership Team selection process underway

Ian LaPerre, Guest Contributor

March 7, 2019


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Though marching band does not start until the fall, the future leaders are being decided now. Candidates for various positions such as Section Leader, Visual Captain, and Drum Major are preparing for the live audition in the coming weeks. However, these student also have to make audition videos as wel...

Once a “waste of time”, video games lead to career possibilities

Once a “waste of time”, video games lead to career possibilities

Stephanie Qiu, WTV Staff Reporter

March 7, 2019


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 The growth and popularity of modern day gaming has turned a simple hobby to a possible career. Video games were once a simple pastime: something to play when you’re bored or have time to kill. “When I was a child it's different because a lot of the games are on consoles so if you had a tv have...

Ice cold passion

Ice cold passion

Yael Even, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2019


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Ice skating is a winter only activity for many people, but for freshman Molly Stephenson, it’s a passion she pursues all year as she spends most of her time at the McKinney StarCenter as part of the Texas All Star Synchronized Skating Team. “I have been ice skating since third grade,” Molly said. “...

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