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  • Friday is an early release day with students being dismissed at 12:10 p.m.
  • Thursday is an early release day with students being dismissed at 12:10 p.m.
  • Senior Chris Johnson won the 5A state championship in long jump
  • Associate principal Stacey Whaling will be the new principal starting with the 2022-2023 school year
  • Principal Ashley Rainwater will not be returning as principal next year
  • Class of 2022 graduation is at the Ford Center on Saturday, May 21 at noon
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The student news site of Liberty High School in Frisco, Texas

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End of the school year means going back to their hometowns for many foreign exchange students. Reasons for seeking out the foreign exchange program is different between students.

Foreign exchange students reflect on time in America

Kiara Hinz, Guest Contributor May 20, 2022

A year away from home is almost over for this year’s group of foreign exchange students who will be heading back to places such as Germany and France. “I've always loved a good adventure! So I was thinking about what I could do as a 16-year-old...

While not for everyone, many students have grown accustomed to online learning due to COVID-19. So, in an effort to accommodate for those opting for virtual learning, hybrid learning options will be set back in place for the 2022-23 school year.

Virtual school option returns for 2022-2023 school year

Esperanza Padgett, Guest Contributor May 19, 2022

After nearly a year of all students being back on campus after COVID-19 disruptions the previous two years, a virtual school option will be back for the 2022-2023 school year. “This is something we have been working on for years and we are thankful...

Sophomore Aaron Xu and junior Athena Tseng work on painting their ceiling tile. The tiles are tradition and apart of pre-calculuss conics unit.

Pre-calculus students paint the school

Rachel Kim, Staff Reporter May 18, 2022

With the school year coming to a close on Friday, pre-calculus students on campus are finishing up their grades with a project that will hang above Redhawks in the hallways and classrooms. For the project, students are graded on having the correct usage...

Family science night is an opportunity for different science classes to show what they have been working on. This year, the science teachers have put together a crime scene theme.

Science department hosts Family Science Night

Athena Tseng, Managing Editor May 17, 2022

The science department is hosting its annual Family Science Night event on Wednesday at 6 p.m.  “It’s a way for the younger students in elementary and middle school to have a way to come to the high school,” science teacher Kenric Davies said....

The legacy continues as the 2021-2022 yearbook is released for students on campus. Students who ordered their book are able to stop by the cafeteria during lunch starting this Monday.

Yearbooks distribution starts this Monday

Erika Pernis, Managing Editor May 16, 2022

Yearbook distribution takes place starting Monday in the cafeteria during all lunches. “It's been a really long year for our team, and it's really bittersweet to see it end with this final phase of our work,” junior Samantha Natividad said. Beginning...

Many seniors are celebrating Senior Skip Day this Friday with a trip to Six Flags.

Seniors celebrate Senior Skip Day

Sarayu Bongale, Guest Contributor May 13, 2022

One week of school left, AP exams are almost over, and many seniors are using this opportunity to celebrate their last week of high school by going to Six Flags Over Texas on Friday for Senior Skip Day. “I am going out of state for college and Senior...

Closing off the year, APUSH students are diving deep into their familys history. “The purpose of the project is to answer the EQ by connecting their own personal history with concepts from American History that they learned in the process of taking AP US History this year,” APUSH teacher Allen Harris said.

APUSH students analyze their personal history

Grant Milleson, Staff Reporter May 12, 2022

APUSH students are taking on a more personal project with their final project of the year that aims to show how their family fits into history. “Students will have the opportunity to share​ their story and personal history,” teacher Allen Harris...

World geography classes are closing their year with a final lesson on cartography/maps.

World geography has colorful finish to year

Gisele Maas, Guest Contributor May 11, 2022

The study of the world is nearly complete for World Geography students as they finish their studies of physical and political maps. “We started the year with a more thematic approach, teaching the content of world geography through themes like economics...

The end of the year looks a little different this year with Thursday and Friday being half days.

Physics students create their own projects

Emma Zubov, Guest Contributor May 10, 2022

Physics students are spending the last weeks of school working on an end-of-the-year project of their choosing, including creating some for Family Science Night on May 18. “I really enjoy the end of year projects for students because it lets the...

The senior grades deadline is this Monday at 4 p.m. Final grades for 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students aren’t due until 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17th.

Senior grades set to be finalized

Daniel Memaran and Charlotte Cleckler May 9, 2022

Due a week earlier than junior and underclassman grades, senior grades need to be finalized by this Monday at 4 p.m. to determine rank and everybody is on target to walk across the stage on the 21st. “The senior deadline is a little more stressful...

Starting next week, students will have to remain in their second period classes during advisory. For some students, this prevents a little bit of extra AP exam prep.

No advisory period starting next week

Erika Pernis, Managing Editor May 6, 2022

Starting this Monday, students will no longer be having an advisory period and must remain in their second-period classes. However, amidst AP testing, there are still ways for students to still have the opportunity to review. “I think there’s...

This Friday celebrates Nurses Appreciation day.  This day is dedicated to appreciating the work and effort of nurses.

Friday celebrates Nurses Appreciation Day

Alveena Naeem, Guest Contributor May 6, 2022

“There is certainly a sense of pride knowing you have helped someone with a medical need, whether it is finding a solution or providing medical care, it is a fulfilling role,” clinic assistant Sandy Lulashynk said. “It’s one of the many things...

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