Taking State

Samara Daniels, Reporter

May 19, 2017

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Two students will be advancing to state after continuous practice helped them advance past regionals. Both Seth Hamby and Ashlan Armstrong performed exceptionally at regionals, giving them the opportunity to compete at state...

The Conclusion to the Prom/Regionals Conflict

Britney Tan, Writer

March 31, 2017

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In order to compensate for the seniors and juniors who advanced to UIL Regionals and plan on attending prom, the Prom Committee has made accommodating adjustments. “Those who are participating in UIL and do not make it to...

Admin Elects for Early Release Fridays for Proposed 17′-18′ Calendar

Britney Tan, Writer

March 10, 2017

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The proposed calendar for the 2017-2018 school year, presented at the February 23 Site Based District Meeting, features early release for students at 2 p.m. on the majority of Fridays. “What you hope to achieve is the ultimate use of your time,” Assistant Superintendent Jay McWilliams said. “You want to use the time you have in the day to get the most out of the school day.” A small committee comprised of Becky Otto, George Bancroft, Karri Eggleston, and several others spent no less than four hours laying out the calendar, losing track of time as they tried to get everyone’s tweaks incorporated. Admin says the new calendar offers many benefits to the school district. An earlier release time for students would mean more time for teachers to begin lesson planning for the upcoming week or to tutor students who need the extra help. On top of that, the district can save money by not having to pay substitutes to fil...

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