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  • DECA’s first meeting is August 30 at 8:30 a.m. or 4:15 p.m. in C243

  • Boys soccer tryouts (for those not currently in the class) are Nov. 28-30 after school on the turf field. See Coach Kaiser in room C112

  • CTE Center’s FISD mock trial team will hold an information meeting over the try-out process on August 31 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the CTE Center

  • Monday is the first day of school with 1st period beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Historically black college fair Wednesday

Historically black college fair Wednesday

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
May 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Heritage High School is hosting a college fair for historically black colleges from 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. for students across the district. The school has partnered with the National Pan-Hellenic Council: an organization of historically African American fraternities and sororities. According to their websi...

Making games isn’t child’s play for Strategy Club

Making games isn’t child’s play for Strategy Club

Melody Tavallaee, Staff Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Kids make up games all the time but for the Strategy Club, making games is no child's play. Started by sophomore George Rao back in February, the club creates original games. “Members of Strategy Club undergo the unique experience of working in small teams to design an original board game from start ...

Rain washes out Senior Night

Rain washes out Senior Night

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
May 22, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

A night designed to help seniors go out with a bang, instead left many of those that attended soaked after spending hours in the rain at Six Flags Senior Nite Friday as the special event from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday was disrupted by thunderstorms and the threat of severe weather. “The rain honestly r...

ISM students showcase final product Friday

ISM students showcase final product Friday

Marisa Uddin, WTV Staff Reporter
May 19, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Students in the Internship Study and Mentorship program will showcase the work they have done throughout the year at final presentation night on Friday in various classrooms on campus. This includes a final product that serves as an accumulation of their studies with their mentor about their chos...

School receives recycling recognition

School receives recycling recognition

Wade Glover and Jordan Klein
May 17, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The school’s recycling team was presented with an award Wednesday from Seth Williams, the Frisco ISD District Recycling Coordinator, for having the most materials recycled amongst all district high schools. “My kids are really excited about winning the award,” special education teacher Julia Chalker s...

Self-taught concepts lead to 2nd at Nationals

Self-taught concepts lead to 2nd at Nationals

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
May 16, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Senior Nick Lovan placed second at the Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Orlando May 10-14 in the Network Administration Using Microsoft competition. “I’m very happy just because it’s a big improvement from last year,” Lovan said. “I was like 10th place ...

Entrepreneurship dives into Shark Tank

Entrepreneurship dives into Shark Tank

Dea-Mallika Divi, Staff Reporter
May 15, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Students in Entrepreneurship are working on a final analysis report about a business they have been working on all year with a presentation bringing the project to a culmination. “The kids will have to create a PowerPoint and then get up and present to the class,” Entrepreneurship teacher Dann...

Longstanding seniors in the district

Longstanding seniors in the district

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Consistently classified as one of the fastest growing school districts in the state, Frisco ISD currently serves more than 56,000 students in 68 schools, with 516 seniors that have called Frisco ISD home for more than 10 consecutive years. “Frisco is a really good district and it’s well known for being a ...

Review lectures seek to help students prepare

Review lectures seek to help students prepare

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter
May 11, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AP Human Geography students have the opportunity to attend lectures in the auditorium every morning this week from 8:00-8:50 a.m. to review for the AP exam in Friday. “You just show up whenever you can, and Mr. Johannes thoroughly goes over subjects and concepts within the unit that he goes over ...

First for many, last for all

First for many, last for all

Kyle Strickland, WTV Staff Reporter
May 10, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AP Human Geography is one of the last AP tests of the year, taking place Friday, the last day of testing. For the past few weeks, the class has been breaking down a unit each day. Among the topics being covered: population, culture, politics, agriculture, and many more. Examples of the que...

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

Jenna Kelly, WTV Staff Reporter
May 9, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week. WTV'S Jenna Kelly takes a look at how students can show their appreciation via social media hashtags.

Bachelor’s degree in nursing could come at Collin

Bachelor’s degree in nursing could come at Collin

Jennifer Hernandez, WTV Staff Reporter
May 8, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Collin College may soon offer its students the opportunity to pursue a nursing degree. Collin College is getting closer to receiving full authorization to offer a bachelor’s degree program for nursing. Two bills being discussed in the state legislature, Senate Bill 1328 and House Bill 2251, H...

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