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Band loses director, friend

Band loses director, friend

Elise Coleman, Assistant Editor

October 30, 2012


Filed under News, Showcase

Every morning, the band hall fills with the chattering of friends, the laughter of buddies, and the textbooks of those doing last-minute homework. However, on the morning of Oct. 8, those sounds were silenced as the band learned about the death of Mr. Frank Reed, an assistant band director who specialized...

District adds new additions for improved building

District adds new additions for improved building

Brittany Davis

October 30, 2012


Filed under News, Showcase

Although it seems, for the most part, that the construction going on is a negative thing with the heavy lunch traffic, doors being blocked off, and fewer parking spaces, a larger school will be able to accommodate more students as well as benefit the current ones. "I think it’s pretty cool," soph...

Brewing a passion for books

Nayely Vallejo

October 30, 2012


Filed under News

The smell of tar from the construction is overpowered by the rich aroma of the new coffee bar, which opened Oct. 15. The addition will help fund purchases needed to fill the library after the expansion. "They won’t see the library as a place of just dusty books," librarian Mary Archer said. "And ...

MST changes proposed for incoming year

Alma Lopez

May 30, 2012


Filed under News

Next year, there will be changes to MST requirements. As of May 24, the proposed plan includes two MST grades for each semester for underclassmen and three MST grades for each semester for upperclassmen, according to MST coordinator Mrs. Sherry Hansford. The proposed plan includes MST binder and planner...