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Adopt a GISD Senior Effort Launched Amidst Coronavirus Shutdown

Adopt a GISD Senior Effort Launched Amidst Coronavirus Shutdown

Paola Hernandez Olvera, Co-editor-in-Chief April 28, 2020

For many high school seniors around the nation, their senior year experience has been unexpectedly impacted. The novel coronavirus has caused schools around the nation to close for the rest of the school...

Seniors Reflect on Lessons Learned

Seniors Reflect on Lessons Learned

Braedon Harris, Co-Editor-in-Chief May 23, 2018

High school is the last stop before young adults are thrown out into the real world. It is supposed to prepare students for life on their own and give them everything they need to succeed. However, not...

Lilian Nguyen

Lilian Nguyen

Paola Hernandez, Reporter November 23, 2017

"The Seniors will obviously win because [of] seniority," Lilian Nguyen, 12, said. "It's our last year, so it makes sense."

Seniors’ Path to Graduation

Seniors’ Path to Graduation

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter October 31, 2017

Each year around the country about 3.6 million seniors graduate high school. Many of these young adults debate going to college, joining the armed forces, or working for a company right away. As of 2016,...

ASA: A New Club with Purpose

Braedon Harris, Co-Editor-in-Chief October 31, 2017

As the fire alarms went off, students evacuated the building. Teachers followed behind, pushing the students out of the nearest entrance, nothing was rushed, and things moved calmly and slowly. It was...

Joey Samraj

Joey Samraj

Karina Herrera , Photographer March 26, 2017

"I'm going to UT Arlington to do summer school so I can finish off my college much faster. I'm excited [because I'll be away from home.]," Joey Samraj, Senior.  

Alisha Stephens

Alisha Stephens

Braedon Harris, Lillian Tram, Reporter, Project Manager March 12, 2017

"In fifth grade I was prone to shiny things, so I stole my friend's diamond ring. It was her grandmothers ring, but I didn't know at the time. They were out for  recess and it was just out on her table...

National Signing Day

National Signing Day

Braedon Harris, Reporter February 21, 2017

National Signing Day, Feb. 1, is the first day that a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member of the NCAA. This year, five North...

Anica John

Anica John

Miranda Molina, Reporter December 1, 2016

"[My family and I] are going to Cancun for Thanksgiving. It's suppose to be a nice place," Anica John, 12

Senior Parking Spots Vandalized

Senior Parking Spots Vandalized

Eden Amberber, Co-Editor-in-Chief September 28, 2016

Seniors are awash with frustration after vandals burned tire marks on their personalized parking spots. About five parking spots were damaged, including those rented by Deja Sanchez, Lilly Castillo and...

A group of seniors avoid the cafeteria.

Library Friends

Jeffrey Candelaria and Karla Romero September 1, 2016

"We don't know anybody at lunch. It's too crowded."

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