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TAP Relocating, Changing Activities

TAP Relocating, Changing Activities

Viviana Camarillo, Design Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

As students look for their dream dresses and prepare elaborate promposals, there is an army of parents dedicated to giving their seniors a fun, safe and unforgettable night. Tigers After Prom (TAP) is a parent-sponsored event that is held after the prom dance ends. Every year, parents of the senior ...

Paws & Relax With Key Club

Paws & Relax With Key Club

Kristen Conklin, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Key Club will host Paws & Relax where students will have the opportunity to play with and feed shelter animals, including puppies and kittens, to unwind and relax after two long, hectic weeks of standardized testing. The event will take place Friday, May 12 on the senior patio from 2:45 p.m. to 5:45...

Students to compete in State VASE Competition

Students to compete in State VASE Competition

Graciela Martinez, Webmaster
April 11, 2017
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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. â€...

“Unwind” Author Comes to Texas

“Unwind” Author Comes to Texas

Viviana Camarillo, Design Editor
March 29, 2017
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Award winning author Neal Shusterman will be giving presentations in the library on Feb. 22. The event was made possible when librarian Dianne Moynihan contacted Shusterman and asked if he would be interested in coming to speak at the school. “[The librarians]  were just talking one day and ...

Library Renovation Brings New Technology

Library Renovation Brings New Technology

Kaitlin Junek, Staff Writer
November 1, 2016
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During the summer, the library was renovated with funds from the Transformation Committee. The library was chosen for renovations by a committee on campus. “Mrs. Moore and some of the other teachers were selected to serve on the committee and we are thankful they also chose [our library],” librarian...

Microsoft Software Update Installed on Tablets

Microsoft Software Update Installed on Tablets

Kristen Conklin, Staff Writer
November 1, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Windows 10, Microsoft’s newest software update, was installed on the school tablets this year. A new feature of the Windows 10 update is the software’s ability to start up faster, with fewer complications. “Logging on is more streamlined now,” English teacher Kandice Trujillo said. “It...

New Student Management

New Student Management

Danielle Garza, Staff Writer
October 26, 2016
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At the beginning of the school year, the Klein ISD replaced Gradespeed with a new student management software called Skyward. Skyward’s software includes electronic device management and schedule visibility. A committee of about 90 representatives from different school districts looked at software...

Board of Trustees candidates’ forum to be held Oct. 4

Victoria David, Editor-In-Chief
September 21, 2016
Filed under NEWS

The Klein ISD will sponsor a trustee candidates’ forum Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. in the Klein Multipurpose Center Ballroom. “At the candidates’ forum, those running for the Board of Trustees will be giving opening statements,” principal Randy Kirk said. “People attending will be given the oppor...

Fathers, Daughters Dancing Night Away

Fathers, Daughters Dancing Night Away

April 29, 2016
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The annual Girl Scouts Father Daughter Dance will take place on April 23 in the commons from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. “Girl Scouts is a unity that I like being able to pass down to younger girls,” senior Ali  x Fullerton said. “The dance allows the girls to get involved in the event planning board.”...

How do You Measure a Year: 75,600 Minutes

How do You Measure a Year: 75,600 Minutes

March 8, 2016
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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...

VASE Creates Space for Artists

VASE Creates Space for Artists

Jada East, Staff Writer
March 7, 2016
Filed under NEWS

On Feb. 13, the Texas Art Education Association VASE, or Visual Arts Scholastic Event, will be held at the school. VASE is an annual art competition where students enter pieces of their artwork for critique, and the chance to move forward to the state competition. Art teacher Mike Hall is the director...

Curtain Closes on Seussical

Curtain Closes on Seussical

Malarie Ohrabka, Sports Editor
March 5, 2016
Filed under NEWS

“Seussical the Musical” debuted on Jan. 28, and the cast and crew of the musical performed a total of seven shows, with the last on Feb. 6. According to Drama Club publicity crew head junior Talia Guzman, the musical sold 3,843 tickets for $10 each. “Seussical was a big success,” theater...

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