The Hawk Eye

Theater prepares for fall productions

Theater prepares for fall productions

Yasmin Haq, News Editor

November 12, 2018

The theater department will perform “The Children’s Hour,” followed by the Fall Showcase on Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead” and the improv show will follow on Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. “It’s going to be a very busy week of performances,” sopho...

Computer science team to participate in CyberPatriot competition

Computer science team to participate in CyberPatriot competition

Mrunmayi Sathaye, Feature Editor

November 2, 2018

The computer science team will participate in the first round of the CyberPatriot competition on Nov. 3. CyberPatriot is a cybersecurity competition put together by the Air Force Association to promote students interested in the field of cybersecurity. In the competition, students undergo a series ...

Students and staff attend kindness assembly

Students and staff attend kindness assembly

Harper Lee, Reporter

November 2, 2018

Students attended a kindness assembly on Oct. 31 where speaker Houston Kraft spoke about the power of kindness. Freshmen and sophomores attended during second period, and juniors and seniors during third period. English teacher Benjamin Stroud and senior student council officer Maddie Edwards gave...

The battle for Texas

The battle for Texas

Yusra Waris, Editor-In-Chief

November 1, 2018

As Nov. 6 draws near, the topic of the midterm elections, including the race for Senate is gradually dominating social media and yard signs. With polls too close to predict a clear winner, Texas qualifies as a battleground state for Senate. Early voting began Oct. 22 and will continue to Nov. 2. Addition...

Choir advances 31 participants to All-State Pre-area

Choir advances 31 participants to All-State Pre-area

Aparnna Manoj, Managing Editor

October 30, 2018

Thirty-one choir All-State participants advanced to Pre-area on Nov. 29 at Northwest High School and are preparing to have their choir members narrowed down for future rounds. The area round is on Jan. 12. “Some of those students [didn’t think] they could make it,” choir director Rachel Forester...

Band prepares for UIL Season

Band prepares for UIL Season

Kate Haas, Reporter

October 26, 2018

The band is looking to win its first ever UIL State championship this year, beginning with the UIL Area competition at Memorial Stadium in Mesquite on Nov. 27. Having advanced to Area from the Regional contest after getting sweepstakes ones, the band must make it past the preliminary round to finals and t...

Hawk Theatre Company presents One Man, Two Guvnors

Hawk Theatre Company presents One Man, Two Guvnors

Harper Lee, Reporter

October 11, 2018

Hawk Theatre Company will perform its fall show “One Man, Two Guvnors” on Oct. 11 - 13 at 7 p.m. in the main campus auditorium. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at the door, or $5 with a Hebron ID. “One Man, Two Guvnors” is a play by Richard Bean, an English adaptation of “Servant of Two ...

School implementing changes after shooting at football game

School implementing changes after shooting at football game

Yasmin Haq, News Editor

October 5, 2018

In response to an incident at the JV Football game on Sep. 27 that resulted in a man being shot, the school will be making changes to ensure security at home football games. “No one would ever expect someone to ever get shot at Hebron High School down at the stadium, but at the same time I don...

JSA to continue voter registration drive tomorrow

JSA to continue voter registration drive tomorrow

Yusra Waris, Editor-in-Chief

September 25, 2018

The Junior State of America (JSA) will hold a voter registration drive during block lunch by the cafeteria on Sept. 25 and 26. Students interested in registering to vote must be at least 17 years and 10 months of age. “Young adults have the lowest voter turnout for midterm elections nationwide,...

Hebron to receive updates from 2017 bond package

Hebron to receive updates from 2017 bond package

Yasmin Haq, News Editor

September 24, 2018

Due to the approval of the 2017 bond package, the district will begin providing the school with new technology, facilities and renovations starting with the distribution of new iPads on September 24. “A large proportion of the bond had to do with the technology, not only student iPads with the ke...

School adopts additional safety measures for school year

School adopts additional safety measures for school year

Yusra Waris, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2018

To control the issue of tardiness and improve school security, the administration has a lock system put in place throughout the school day. All doors, except the front office, will remain locked during class and open for passing period and lunch. “Students have been excessively tardy and we are...

Band earns multiple awards at State UIL

Band earns multiple awards at State UIL

Alyssa Abraham, Reporter

June 6, 2018

Band competed in the State Solo UIL competition on May 26. Thirty-nine students competed in the competition. “You have to be willing to work very hard as an individual musician at the end of the year,” head band director Andy Sealy said. “Sometimes that’s too much to ask of some kids, and th...