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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

WTV Daily Update receives national honor

WTV Daily Update receives national honor

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

September 13, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The WTV Daily Update was named one of 15 Pacemaker Finalists on Tuesday by the National Scholastic Press Association in its broadcast news competition. “These were exceptional newscasts start to finish,” NSPA Executive Director Laura Widmer said in a news release. “The Pacemaker-winning entries stood out fo...

Stomp out stress with Pulse

Stomp out stress with Pulse

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

A new method for reducing stress known as the stomp out stress activity will be offered on campus in the form of yoga. The first meeting is on Wednesday in the competition gym during advisory. “They are sponsored by Pulse,” senior Peyton Groves said. “Basically stomp out stress are activitie...

Homecoming nominations open until Wednesday

Homecoming nominations open until Wednesday

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Voting for homecoming nominations is open Monday through Wednesday with the voting ballot sent to students via school email. Any student can be nominated, but the four males and females in each grade with the most votes will be the ones chosen for homecoming court voting. Students have until We...

Cafeteria now a place to fuel self and phone

Cafeteria now a place to fuel self and phone

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

September 8, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

In addition to the many other changes this school year has brought, student council has installed two charging stations in the cafeteria. “At the end of the year, we were looking at the [Student Council] budget, and decided what to do with some money we have surplus wise, and [the students] wanted...

From the sideline to the spotlight

From the sideline to the spotlight

Kasey Harvey, Sports Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, In Case You Missed It, Showcase, Sports Showcase

Serving as the soccer team’s manager, Noah Mason doesn’t get to step on the field for the Redhawks. But on Sept. 2, he took to the field at Toyota Stadium as a player for the FC Dallas Special Olympics team. “It’s awesome because I watch them every Saturday and I support them,” Noah said. ...

Parents get opportunity to meet with counselors

Parents get opportunity to meet with counselors

Megan Lin, Editor-in-chief

September 6, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

School counselors will host a “Coffee with the Counselors” meeting for parents on the college registration process Thursday in the auditorium from 8-8:45 a.m. “Everything [students] have heard in the classroom, parents will hear [at the meeting],” counselor Andrea Douglas said. “That way...

Physics students push Barbie over the rail

Physics students push Barbie over the rail

Jordan Klein, WTV Staff Reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

On level physics classes participated in the bungee jumping Barbie lab just days into the school year. Students were put into groups to determine the amount of rubber bands it takes to launch a Barbie doll off the stairs without it touching the floor. The lab allowed students to ease into the year...

Senior plays for FC Dallas Special Olympics team

Senior plays for FC Dallas Special Olympics team

Kasey Harvey, Sports Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Manager for the soccer team since his freshman year, senior Noah Mason will take the spotlight following the FC Dallas game for a Special Olympics game at Toyota Stadium. “He loves sports hockey and soccer in particular are his two favorites,” head soccer coach Fred Kaiser said. “It’s just...

Pep rallies to be revamped

Pep rallies to be revamped

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The first pep rally of the year is Friday at 3:45 p.m. with the cheerleaders hoping to change things up. “You kind of have to start listening to what people are saying,” cheer coach Kandy Stevens said. “When you have more kids going to the cafeteria than going to the pep rallies then you know...

Stairways to chaos

Stairways to chaos

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

August 30, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

In the past, the front stairs have been used only by students traveling to the second sfllor, but that has not been the case so far this year which raises questions about changes to the stairs policy. WTV's Kennedy Williams has the answers.

Students tutoring students

Students tutoring students

Divya Murali, WTV Special Projects Producer

August 29, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

A new student led tutoring program is available at school. WTV's Divya Murali has more on the story.

Positive connection can benefit students

Positive connection can benefit students

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

There are more than 100 classes available to students in the Frisco ISD Course Catalog. Most are on campus, while others take place at the CTE Center, and some even online. For many students, the subject matter is what’s important, but the relationship a student has with their teachers and the...

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