Klein Collins High School | Spring, TX

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Students to compete in State VASE Competition

Students to compete in State VASE Competition

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
April 11, 2017
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

13 students will attend the 2017 State Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE) competition in San Antonio, Texas at James Madison High School on April 28 and 29. The state qualifiers that will compete outscored competed against 1,678 other students at the regional competition and advance to state. ...

Awarding Excellence Without Compromise

Awarding Excellence Without Compromise

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
March 29, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The Top Tiger Award was introduced this year and is given to any student that shows character, improves in academics or has done something worth being recognized for. This award is an opportunity for students at school to shine for the things they have done. “As an educator, the ultimate goal is...

Rationalizing Recommendations

Rationalizing Recommendations

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
January 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It is the season of college applications, and seniors are facing the important decision of where they want to spend the next years of their lives. While many Texas schools offer automatic acceptance based on GPA, some students do not qualify. In these cases letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor...

Santa, Pancakes: Key to Helping Kids

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
January 13, 2017
Filed under NEWS

The school’s Key Club co-hosted Brunch with Santa with Benchmark Bank in the Woodlands on Dec. 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. “We partnered with our sponsor club, Noon Kiwanis Club, to work this event together,” Key Club sponsor Courtney De Leon said. “The whole community was invited to Brunch with...

Local Natives Make Anthem for Today’s Generation

Fountain of Youth

Our Rating: 5/5

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
November 11, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Featured A&E, Showcase

Local Natives’ third album, “Sunlit Youth,” is a great anthem for today’s generation. One song on the album, “Fountain of Youth,” says “I think we’d better listen to these kids.” which is the message of the entire album. The album suggests that a great future lies ahead for today’s...

How do You Measure a Year: 75,600 Minutes

Fountain of Youth

Our Rating: 5/5

March 8, 2016
Filed under Showcase

A new Texas state policy, House Bill  2610, was passed by the 84th Texas Legislature and will go into effect in Texas public schools on the first day of the 2016-2017 school year. Under the legislation, Texas schools needing a minimum of 180 days, will instead need a minimum of 75,600 school minutes. According...

Baker by Name Baker by Heart

Baker by Name Baker by Heart

Graciela Martinez, Staff Writer
February 3, 2016
Filed under FEATURES

The sweet scent of cake fills the kitchen as she waits patiently for the batter to finish baking. She prepares for what comes next and gathers bowls, sticks and candy coating, so she can begin the 12 hour process of making cake balls. Junior Abbey Baker started baking at the age of three and has since...

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