Raider Echo

Juniors taking Summer School Dual Credit Classes

Asher Efrem, Reporter May 13, 2022

     Because of an increase in the number of students enrolling in advanced placement classes for their senior year, an opportunity has been presented to current juniors in order to assist with their...

What is NG UNICEF?

Jaqui Benitez, reporter May 5, 2022

In mid-February, two students, Vy Nguyen and Alvin Tran came together and introduced NG UNICEF to North Garland. UNICEF, also known as the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, is a...

City of Garland Video Contest

Jaqui Benitez, reporter April 29, 2022

Every year the City of Garland Stormwater Management sponsors a video contest for middle and high school students. This year, Robert Hensley’s Digital Audio Tech class participated in the contest in...

Sophomores, Juniors Learn to Manage Higher-Level Courses

Sophomores, Juniors Learn to Manage Higher-Level Courses

Asher Efrem, Reporter April 25, 2022

     Math and Science Technology students in grades 10 and 11 have the opportunity to enroll in OnRamps Precalculus, a dual credit course from the initial OnRamps, which was established by the University...

North Garland Band Goes to Region

North Garland Band Goes to Region

Isabella Castillo, Reporter April 1, 2022

For the first three to four months of school, the marching band is in session. Composed of long after-school rehearsals and lots of big competitions, many people think that once the marching season ends...

AVID National Demonstration Title Renewed

AVID National Demonstration Title Renewed

Maeryn Mosher, Reporter March 31, 2022

AVID students rushed into the library to celebrate the renewal of the AVID National Demonstration title. With cake and drinks, students gathered around to watch some of their accomplishments from the...

Activism Throughout Time

Activism Throughout Time

Diana Leyva, reporter May 27, 2021

Every year more and more people participate in protests against injustice. As people grow  more aware of the issues present in modern society, so does the internet. The term performative activism was...

Hollister Co. Recognizes English Teacher for Mental Health Advocacy

Hollister Co. Recognizes English Teacher for Mental Health Advocacy

Gelila Negesse, Editor-in-Chief March 12, 2021

He sat there in his car, whispering a silent prayer in his head. “Lord just please give me some encouragement,” he said. “I’m hungry to know that I'm not alone, that I'm doing something right....

Mutual Aid During a Crisis

Mutual Aid During a Crisis

Devorah Segura, Writer March 4, 2021

   After the record-low temperatures, dangerous snowfall, and the widespread utility shortages that spread throughout Texas, what happened during Winter Storm Uri is a testament to the dire need of mutual...

The Texas Energy Grid Explained

The Texas Energy Grid Explained

Gelila Negesse, Editor-in-Chief March 1, 2021

Covid-19 vs el  la educacion

Covid-19 vs el la educacion

Diana Leyva, reporter January 7, 2021

 Por Diana Leyva  Una cosa con la que todos pueden estar de acuerdo es que el virus COVID-19 nos ha afectado gravemente. Sobre todo, en el sistema educativo. Alrededor del mundo, la gente está haciendo...

Developments causing deforestation

Diana Leyva, Reporter January 7, 2021

There have recently been new developments and remodeling in Garland and Rowlett causing trees to be cut down. The GISD natatorium, Crystal Lagoon, and The Draper are the big projects that Garland has been...

Load More Stories