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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

Tourism videos introduce freshman to world geography

Tourism videos introduce freshman to world geography

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

August 25, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AP Human Geography classes are kicking off the year with a fantasy-football-style project but rather than drafting players, students draft countries and compete in various challenges to earn points until a winner is declared. “We thought it was a fun way to introduce the kids to high school and working...

Club renewal process begins

Club renewal process begins

Caitlyn Kleibert, WTV Daily Update Producer

August 24, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

There are dozens of clubs on campus that can appeal to many different students. From academic to entertainment, there are many clubs on campus that provide various opportunities for students. Some provide volunteer experiences and requirements while other clubs are recreational and provide studen...

Sophomore advice for freshmen

Sophomore advice for freshmen

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter

August 23, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

A fresh batch of ninth graders is on campus and this beginning of a new stage in students’ lives has been described as a time when the cognitive, emotional, and physical are all coming together. But when it comes to the realities of high school, things are often different from what many students expect. “I thought...

Eclipse overshadows first day of school for junior

Eclipse overshadows first day of school for junior

Keegan Williams, Editor-in-chief

August 22, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Monday’s solar eclipse may have been seemingly uneventful to many students on campus, but for junior Ariela Rodriguez, it was worth an almost 11 hour trip to Hopkinsville, Kentucky. Some people anticipate viewing the eclipse far in advance, but this wasn't the case for Ariela and her sister...

New period changes 2017-18 bell schedules

New period changes 2017-18 bell schedules

Dea-Mallika Divi, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The 2017-2018 school year kicked off Monday with a new bell schedule as a 25 minute advisory period has been after second period at all Frisco ISD high school campuses. The advisory period begins Monday, Aug. 28 with second period 25 minutes longer this week. Here’s a look at both this year’s...

9th graders make their debut on campus

9th graders make their debut on campus

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

August 10, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The class of 2021 made its debut at the school with Wednesday’s Freshman Flight School with freshman split into groups and given a tour around campus, where they learned tips and tricks for going to high school, and were introduced to clubs the school has to offer. “It was very helpful just t...

Senior sadness

Senior sadness

Cole Engelbrecht, Guest Contributor

June 2, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

The end of the school year is here and while most students have been more than ready for it to be over, for seniors, there are some mixed emotions. “It’s very bittersweet,” senior Savan Reddy said. “I'm really excited for college and to experience new things, and on the other hand i'm re...

JWAC simulates poverty to raise funds for microloans

JWAC simulates poverty to raise funds for microloans

Dea-Mallika Divi, Staff Reporter

June 1, 2017


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Walking around the track after school Wednesday carrying recycling containers filled with water, Junior World Affairs Council members raised nearly $150 in its Pledge to end Poverty event. Designed to simulate what it’s like to live in poverty, JWAC members got a brief experience of what it’s like to...

Summer a time to get ahead for some

Summer a time to get ahead for some

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter

June 1, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

As many look students look towards eleven weeks of free time, others are seizing the opportunity to boost their academic resumes. “Over the summer I’m taking KD which is an ACT and SAT prep and I’ll be doing that all summer, and taking practice tests,” sophomore Yael Ben David. “I’m also h...

Projects dominate last week of school

Projects dominate last week of school

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor

May 31, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Frisco ISD eliminated final exams a few years ago which often leaves the last few weeks of school filled with projects as teacher look for ways to assess the knowledge learned throughout the school year. “The end of the year projects are a good way for students to showcase what they have been learnin...

Induction ceremony for NFHS Wednesday

Induction ceremony for NFHS Wednesday

Brooke Colombo, News Editor

May 30, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Several French students are being inducted to the National French Honors Society Wednesday at 8 a.m. in the auditorium. “[The program] provides an opportunity to recognize outstanding scholarship in the study of French language through selection for membership, the wearing of a French colors cord...

Pulse try to get an early beat on 2017-18

Pulse try to get an early beat on 2017-18

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter

May 29, 2017


Filed under Campus Life

Pulse is trying to get a head start on next year by holding a meeting Tuesday at 8 a.m. in C126 for students interested in joining. “The purpose of the Pulse meeting next Tuesday will be asking students who wants to be an ambassador, asking which ones want to fill out an application for officer meetings...

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