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Photo Gallery: UNICEF bake sale

Photo Gallery: UNICEF bake sale
December 20, 2019

UNICEF held a fundraiser bake sale on Dec. 14 in Castle Hills. Members of the club baked and volunteered from 12 - 3 p.m. and they ended up raising around $170.  

Photo Story: endangered animals at the National Zoo

An Alligator Snapping Turtle opens its mouth as it swims to the front of the tank. These turtles are currently found only in the US and are experiencing population decline due to overharvesting; they are protected in some states such as Indiana and Kentucky under the law because of potential endangerment.
November 22, 2019

The Smithsonian National Zoo hosts a variety of animals that are endangered or vulnerable. Here's a look at some of them:

Photo Gallery: “Puffs” dress rehearsal

The Puffs gathers around Cedric as he tells them about the house cup. The Puffs have always gotten fourth in the competition, so they make it their goal to be “third or nothing.”
November 19, 2019

  The Hawk Theatre Company performed “Puffs” from Nov. 14-16. The play shows the audience the Hufflepuff point of view of the world of Harry Potter. It was filled with jokes and many stage...

Photo Gallery: Volleyball vs. Coppell

Sophomore Payton Merrill spikes the ball. Merrill was put in the game during the last match.
October 30, 2019

The volleyball team played against Coppell on Oct. 29 in its final regular season game of the season. They started off the game strong, winning the first set and ultimately winning the match 3-2. The win...

Photo Gallery: “Romeo and Juliet” dress rehearsal

In the last scene, the secret lovers embrace one last time before Romeo dies due to the poison he drank, and Juliet kills herself with his knife so that they may be together forever.
October 29, 2019

On October 24-26, the Hawk Theatre Company performed Romeo and Juliet. The cast had been preparing since the beginning of the school year by building the set, rehearsing lines, making costumes, etc. for...

Photo Gallery: Intro journalism student photo practice

Sophomore journalism student Erica Grimmett-Pratt takes photos for an assignment on September 26. The photos were used for
October 8, 2019

After learning how to use the "manual" setting on the camera, students in journalism teacher Steven Jones's first period intro-level journalism class spent Sept. 25-27 taking photos around campus to assess...

Photo Gallery: Tennis 10/1

Senior Zach Grasty and junior Ben Grider celebrate their wins against Lewisville. This is Grasty’s fourth year on varsity, and Grider’s third year on the team.
October 3, 2019

The tennis team played the Lewisville Farmers on Oct. 1. The final score for the team was 18-1. Both JV and varsity contributed with wins in singles and doubles matches.    The JV team attended...

Photo Gallery: Rally for detained migrant children

Rally attendees write words of hope on sticky notes after the speakers finish. The notes were posted on the red wall behind the stage speakers were performing on.
October 1, 2019

To raise awareness about illegal migrant children detained at the border, the organization “Who is Hussain” held a rally at the University of Texas at Dallas from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 29. The...

Photo Gallery: Homecoming game 9/27

Silver Wings performs to the band’s rendition of “Dynamite“ by Taio Cruz during halftime. The team learned the choreography in one class period.
October 1, 2019

gThe 2019 Homecoming game was on Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. Along with the marching band and Silver Wings performances, senior Kayla Delay was crowned Homecoming Queen and the whole court gathered on the field...

Photo Gallery: Homecoming week

Student Council sponsor Jennifer Russell introduces the senior football moms for their dance at the homecoming community pep rally on Sept. 25. They performed a dance to songs like “Old Town Road” and many more with their sons on the football field at the homecoming parade.
September 30, 2019

This year’s homecoming week, was held in the last week of September. The homecoming dance was held on Saturday, Sept. 28. “This was my first time really dressing up for the homecoming dress up days,...

Photo Gallery: Volleyball vs. Irving Nimitz

Sophomore Alexandra Geer passes the ball to her teammate. This is Greer’s second year playing on the JV team.
September 30, 2019

The JV volleyball team beat Irving Nimitz last Friday 2-0. The game started off close, but the team eventually pulled ahead to win the first two games. It was the team’s final game against Irving Nimitz,...

Photo Gallery: Living Well Expo

A Nike employee leads sophomore Breanna Britton, who is blindfolded, toward an obstacle course made of Nike shoe boxes.
September 18, 2019

The counseling department held a Living Well Expo in the main gym on Sept. 17 during lunch to provide students with coping mechanisms for stress “It’s suicide awareness month, and also a lot of...

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