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Out of order history

Out of order history

Walker Shippy, WTV Staff Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The Humanities GT curriculum is teacher and district regulated and has two years of learning tied to each other. With freshman and sophomores mixed into the same classes, freshman can either start with year one or year two of the GT curriculum. “The GT curriculum is split into two years bec...

Student journalists nominated for national awards

Student journalists nominated for national awards

Wingspan Staff

October 2, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

From 3,500 entries, three Wingspan staff members were nominated as finalists for individual awards by the National Scholastic Press Association, the latest being announced Sunday night. 140 out of the 280 finalists will be announced as winners in November and presented with plaques indicating their t...

From Florida to Frisco

From Florida to Frisco

Amelia Pirrello, Guest Contributor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Wingspan has been sitting down with new faculty and getting to know them. Up next, Carla Falick is a new English 1 teacher who is new to the district as well as the school. Wingspan: You're new to the district as well as the school, correct? Falick: “Yes, I taught for 17 years in south Florida whe...

Deadline to drop PreAp/AP classes Thursday

Deadline to drop PreAp/AP classes Thursday

Avery Nolden, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017


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The deadline to turn in a PreAP/AP drop request is Thursday at 12:40 p.m. With that in mind, here's a look at the number of PreAP/AP classes on campus, and the number of students taking these classes as of Sept. 28. ...

Club dives into political and social climate

Club dives into political and social climate

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

September 27, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Divisions within society are the focus of the Cultural and Social Issues club which has its first meeting Thursday during advisory period in room C217. “It seems to me that the political and social climate is really divisive-- you’re either with us, or you’re against us,” club founder and s...

Buffet of choices at Wednesday’s Club Fair

Buffet of choices at Wednesday’s Club Fair

Brelyn Bashrum, Guest Contributor

September 26, 2017


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The annual informational Club Fair will take place Wednesday during advisory period and all lunches, with most of the 40-plus clubs active on campus on hand to help students find potential organizations of interest. “There’s going to be a bunch of clubs there,” counselor Staci Stokes said. “If students are looking for a club to get involved in, then they should be able to get some information about a variety of different organizations here at Liberty. This is an opportunity for current stud...

PreAP and AP drop forms available

PreAP and AP drop forms available

Aaron Boehmer, Guest Contributor

September 25, 2017


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The end of the first six week grading period is Friday and with that comes the first opportunity for students to drop Pre-AP or AP courses with drop forms due to the counselor’s office Thursday by 12:40 p.m. “Students need to make sure they follow all steps in order,” lead counselor Stefa...

Creating civilizations from scratch

Creating civilizations from scratch

Nandini Injeti, Guest Contributor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Teenagers may be the last people to be trusted with creating an empire, but students in Humanities start the year creating an original civilization and putting together a crash course video which they will present to their class on Monday. “This project is a way to take what we know about characteristi...

Homecoming 2017

Homecoming 2017

Wingspan Staff

September 21, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Mums, garters, and mini floats, were the theme of the day Thursday for homecoming. The homecoming game is Thursday at 7 p.m. versus South Garland at Toyota Stadium....

History classes perform autopsies

History classes perform autopsies

Wade Glover, WTV Daily Update Producer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Dissecting the past via an artistic rendering of a past civilization is the focus of a world history project. WTV's Wade Glover has the details.

Meet the Teacher night

Meet the Teacher night

Kia Dunlop, WTV Staff Reporter

September 19, 2017


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Parents had the chance to meet teacher's Monday night as part of the annual Meet the Teacher night. WTV's Kia Dunlop has the story. ...

School gets furry 4 legged addition

School gets furry 4 legged addition

Melody Akbari, WTV Staff Reporter

September 18, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

There is a new furry four legged addition that has been walking around campus. WTV’S Melody Akbari has the scoop. Gabby Ramirez is a senior who is the only person on campus to currently have a service dog during school hours. Her dog, Clypso, is a female pitbull mix that is eight months old....

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