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Hebron High School News Online

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Hebron High School News Online

The Hawk Eye

New black box theater to be constructed by 2023

New black box theater to be constructed by 2023

Emma Short, Entertainment editor February 16, 2022

Construction of a new black box theater is currently underway in front of the auditorium, and is expected to be ready for use by 2023.  “It's going to dictate a lot,” head theater director James...

Students are learning Algebra 2 material from math teacher  Sarah Asmar. Because there are two vacancies in the math department, Asmar has been taking on larger class sizes. Ive never taught a class of 50 students [in just one period], but Im using it as a learning experience, Asmar said.

School works to manage staff shortages

Christy Thomas, Reporter February 15, 2022

Though the school experienced a spike in staff shortages after the holiday break, the administration has made efforts to offset the absences. Currently, the school has two unfilled full-time teacher positions.  “We've...

Graphic by Kiera Wilson

Expo Night for incoming freshmen to be held Feb. 9

Nyla Smith, Reporter January 31, 2022

Having been postponed from its original date due to a rise in COVID-19 cases, the freshman expo will be held on Feb. 9 at the Hebron 9th Grade Campus.  There will be an early informational meeting...

An empty hallway at Hebron High School.

LISD experiences spike in absences after winter break

Alexander Cha, Reporter January 29, 2022

According to the LISD COVID case tracker, before winter break there were 46 new cases between Dec. 13-17, but from Jan. 17-21, the number of new cases per week shot up to 2,231, the highest it has been...

Senior D’Marco De Leon prepares the visuals for the Area Leadership Conference. Students will compete in many rounds of judging in hopes to advance to the State and International level.

HOSA to attend area competition Jan. 29-30

Yunseo Jo, Reporter January 26, 2022

HOSA will have its Area Leadership Conference on Jan. 29 and 30 at the Killeen ISD Career Center. Students attending this conference will have an opportunity to attend the HOSA ceremonies and showcase...

On January 22, the cast of Legally Blonde began rehearsals with mic checks, lighting checks, and other technicalities. Senior Cameron Parham sings from the top of the staircase while the rest of the cast sings on stage, rehearsing a scene from the musical.

Hebron Theater to hold “Legally Blonde” musical Jan. 27-30

Hyunsol Lim, Reporter January 25, 2022

Hebron Theatre will  perform the musical “Legally Blonde”  Jan. 27-30 in the school auditorium at 7 p.m. each day and an additional 2 p.m. performance. on Jan. 29 and 30. Tickets can be bought through...

Senior Gina Geenu studies for the upcoming DECA meet. She is participating in the Financial Services Team Decision Making event.

DECA to compete at district meet Jan. 19

Christy Thomas, Reporter January 18, 2022

DECA will have its district meet on Jan. 19 at the Irving Convention Center. This is DECA’s first in-person meet since March 2020.  There are two types of competition: roleplay and written events....

The flute section practices at rehearsal on Dec. 9. Since returning from the UIL State Marching Band Contest in San Antonio on Nov. 9, the band began marching long distances on the track during rehearsal to prepare for the 5 ½ mile trek they will complete in Pasadena.

Band prepares for Tournament of Roses Parade

Emma Short, Entertainment editor December 20, 2021

The band has started preparation for its Tournament of Roses Parade performance in Pasadena, CA on New Year’s Day.  “Normally we would have been completely done with marching band [after our contests...

Water polo to host free clinic Dec. 20

Water polo to host free clinic Dec. 20

Ian Wright, Opinion editor December 16, 2021

The water polo team will host a free clinic for fifth through 12th graders on Dec. 20. The clinic will go from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. at the LISD East Aquatic Center. “Since water polo is such a foreign...

Senior Kejuan Thompson and junior Lauren Ahn sit with their viola and violin. They will attend the 2022 Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) convention in San Antonio in February.

Two orchestra members named All-State performers

Yunseo Jo, Reporter December 16, 2021

Junior violinist Lauren Ahn and senior violist Ke'Juan Thompson were named performers of the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All-State Orchestra.  “I’m extremely proud of them and impressed...

Junior Madeline Chong rehearses for the winter concert during third period on Dec. 9. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. in the auditorium and last around an hour.

Orchestra to hold winter concert Thursday

Ian Wright, Opinion editor December 9, 2021

Orchestra will hold its annual winter concert Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.  More than half of the orchestra was virtual last year, and as a result, students could choose whether or not they...

The Black Student Union’s Step Team performs at a pep rally on Oct. 29. “Participating [in step team] has been fun — [it has been] one of the best experiences I’ve had,” junior Tyra Reams said.

Stepping up to the stage

Ian Wright, Opinion editor December 2, 2021

The Black Student Union (BSU) recently restarted its step dance team after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19.  “We had a team a few years ago, but because of COVID-19, students didn’t get a chance...