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  • Seniors participating in the Baccalaureate Ceremony this Sunday wear their graduation gown. No cap, red stole or cords.

  • FISD FEF Scholarship Night 6 p.m. Tuesday at Comerica Center

  • Class of 2019 graduation 7 p.m. May 31 at the Ford Center

FISD Board of Trustees March meeting Monday

FISD Board of Trustees March meeting Monday

Aliza Porter, Assignment Editor

March 4, 2019


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The Frisco Independent School District Board of Trustees is holding its regularly scheduled monthly meeting at 5:00 p.m. on Monday at the FISD Administration Building. The board will immediately go into a closed session before resuming the open meeting for regular business at 7:30 p.m. Among the items ...

Remembering Texas Independence Day at The Alamo

Remembering Texas Independence Day at The Alamo

Kasey Harvey, Editor-in-chief

March 2, 2019


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183 years after Texas declared its independence, the Daughters of the Republic of Texas hosted a ceremony on Saturday at The Alamo in San Antonio to not only remember those that lost their lives but the widows they left behind. “We always talk about the tragedy that occurred at the Alamo,”...

32 minutes from championship glory

32 minutes from championship glory

Kasey Harvey, Editor-in-chief

March 1, 2019


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As the clock struck :00 on the UIL 5A semifinal game against the Kerrville Tivy Antlers on Friday at the Alamodome, and the scoreboard showing the Redhawks taking the 34-28 win, the celebration was somewhat subdued as the team knows their ultimate goal still sits 32 minutes away in the championship g...

Teachers push registration before AP deadline

Teachers push registration before AP deadline

Madeline Aronson, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019


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With AP testing season two months away, AP teachers are encouraging students Thursday to sign up for the exams before the March 7 registration deadline. Students can pay for their AP exams on Mypaymentsplus or pay with a check to the counselor’s office for those wishing to avoid a service charge. Wh...

Heading to state, girls’ basketball seeks 5A championship

Heading to state, girls’ basketball seeks 5A championship

Isabella Santiago, WTV Daily Update Producer

February 27, 2019


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It took a dramatic 3-point shot by senior Randi Thompson, and 5 extra minutes, but when the Redhawks beat Lone Star on Saturday, it sealed their trip to San Antonio where they will play Kerrville Tivy Thursday night. It’s the second time in four years the team has advanced to the state tournament but...

Teacher pay raise bill gets committee approval

Teacher pay raise bill gets committee approval

Melody Tavallaee, Managing Editor

February 26, 2019


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Senate Bill 3, a bill that would give classroom teachers across the state of Texas a $5,000 raise was unanimously approved by the Texas Senate Committee on Finance on Monday.   "The goal of Senate Bill 3 is to provide a well-deserved, across-the-board, permanent $5,000 pay raise for every classroom teach...

Apple closing two stores closest to campus

Apple closing two stores closest to campus

Kasey Harvey, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019


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Apple users are going to have drive a little farther starting in April after the company announced on Friday that it will be closing its two closest stores: Stonebriar Centre and Willow Bend in favor of a new store. "With a new Dallas store coming in the Dallas Galleria this April, we've made the decision to consolidate ...

Off to Orlando for 13 DECA students

Off to Orlando for 13 DECA students

Dea-Mallika Divi, Assignment Editor

February 25, 2019


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13 DECA students advanced to the international conference in April after advancing out of the Texas State Career Development Conference that took place in Dallas Thursday-Saturday.    “I think it provides an opportunity for us to show what we learned throughout the year and to have fun and spend time together as a chap...

District launches inaugural Librarypalooza at Centennial

District launches inaugural Librarypalooza at Centennial

Allison Lynn, Guest Contributor

February 23, 2019


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Librarypalooza, offering STEM activities, meet and greets with famous authors, a hands-on experience in the Perot Museum TECH truck, and much more is all part of Saturday’s first ever event at Centennial High School from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. “I think that it's a good way for students to interact w...

UIL competitors hope meet leads to district success

UIL competitors hope meet leads to district success

Lucas Barr, Editor-in-chief

February 22, 2019


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More than 40 students will board buses early Saturday morning to participate in a UIL Academic Invitational meet at Prosper High School, five weeks before Frisco’s district meet at the end of March. “The test format is the exact same, and actually districts will be here at LHS, so students can g...

Closing the door on opening the door

Closing the door on opening the door

Sydney Bishop, Guest Contributor

February 21, 2019


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What some students may think is nothing more than a kind act of courtesy could lead to an in school suspension. Never encouraged, the opening or propping of doors on campus for anyone, including students, is an offense that can lead to consequences students may not know about. “It's a zero toler...

SAGA unites a community on campus

SAGA unites a community on campus

Aaron Boehmer, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019


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Nearly 80 years after the first gay rights campaign, the U.S. Supreme Court decriminalized same-sex conduct in Texas in 2003. More than a decade later, gay marriage was legalized via Obergefell v. Hodges. Now in 2019, the battle is still being fought by the LGBTQ+ community as there remain anti-LGBTQ+ laws, as well as an absence o...

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