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  • Orchestra All-Region clinic/concert Friday & Saturday moved to Independence due to auditorium repair work

  • Blackout at boys' basketball game versus Rowlett Friday in the Nest

  • Girls' basketball starts District 13-5A play Friday at Wakeland

  • Wingspan wins 2017 NSPA Broadcast Pacemaker

FEF scholarship window opens after break

FEF scholarship window opens after break

Megan Lin, Editor-in-chief

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The Frisco Education Foundation class of 2018 scholarship application opens November 27 (the Monday after Thanksgiving break) at 10 a.m. and will close on December 15 at 4 p.m. Although there is just a three week window to apply, there are no exceptions on the submittal time or date. “The scholarship a...

Students take the lead for Redhawk Rant

Students take the lead for Redhawk Rant

Keegan Williams and Alvin Hayes

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Pulse and the counseling department will hold the school’s third Redhawk Rant over bullying on Wednesday, but this year, things are a bit different as students are now leading the discussion in the effort to create more of a dialogue. “This year we decided to changed Redhawk Rants from being teac...

Growing plants to further knowledge

Growing plants to further knowledge

Ben Anderson, WTV Staff Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Christina Chong’s PAP Biology class is getting a first hand look into the process of photosynthesis. Students brought in seeds ranging from lettuce to apples and were given the opportunity to plant and watch them grow. “This experiment started as a misconception that the students had about seeds act...

Students take lead in faith based retreat

Students take lead in faith based retreat

Yael Even, Guest Contributor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Six students on campus spent the weekend at the Collin County Adventure Camp as part of Shevet Kochav, an Israeli scout group. "The Israeli scouts is a nonprofit organization that brings kids together with an Israeli background,” Head of the Israeli scouts Assaf Mor said. “The Israeli scouts is a...

Turkey Drive benefits FFS

Turkey Drive benefits FFS

Jordan Klein, WTV Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

StuCo is managing the Turkey Drive for Frisco Family Services on campus through November 13th. While in years past, students were encouraged to bring canned food to school, to help with the Turkey Drive students can donate 12 dollars using MyPaymentsPlus. “So the main reason that we decided to do ...

High Five Friday seeks to spread good vibes

High Five Friday seeks to spread good vibes

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Walking into the school Friday meant high fives for many, as it was the return of High Five Friday. Taking place the second Friday of every month, the event is an attempt to spread good vibes across campus. “The purpose of High Five Friday is to start the day with some positivity and some energy,...

Campus club seeks to unite and involve

Campus club seeks to unite and involve

Zion Richardson, WTV Staff Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The Black Student Union is a club designed for African-American students to unite and involve themselves in many group building activities. The BSU looks deep into issues involving African-Americans in society whether it be in school, the district or worldwide. Along with Sisi Simo, group pre...

Drawn to the arts, Wysong practices what she teaches

Drawn to the arts, Wysong practices what she teaches

Anya Thakur, Guest Contributor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

It started in a fifth grade art class when she was instinctively drawn to the arts. From there, she knew she wanted to pursue the arts through college and beyond, opting to pursue graphic design in Texas Tech University. Now Design and Graphic Arts and Pre-AP art teacher Hillary Wysong has turned her...

Humanities class transforms to history museum

Humanities class transforms to history museum

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

While many students were in class taking tests, quizzes, or just learning, one class was doing a museum exhibit. Humanities was doing a museum exhibit during 2nd, 3rd, and 4th period on Monday. “There were a few purposes for doing this project for humanities,” history teacher Sarah Wiseman...

District leaders on campus Tuesday

District leaders on campus Tuesday

Keegan Williams, Editor-in-chief

November 6, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Parents will have the chance to speak with Frisco ISD Superintendent Dr. Mike Waldrip Tuesday in the library from 8-9 a.m. as part of the Coffee Talks with District Leaders series. “The meetings are informal,” assistant director of communications Megan Cone said via email. “Participants can ask quest...

Campus struck by internet outage Thursday

Campus struck by internet outage Thursday

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

November 3, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

A district wide internet outage Thursday that began shortly before noon and lasted until after school dismissed at 4:15 p.m. left some classes on campus scrambling for alternative lesson plans. “I was planning on doing something with Google Classroom, which I’m unable to do without the in...

Counselor social media giveaway

Counselor social media giveaway

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The counseling department is offering a social media giveaway for students that follow their pages by the end of the week. “We started using social media as a form of communication for parents, students, and staff,” counselor Staci Stokes said. “We’ve been having a difficult time getting fo...

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