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Juniors to travel to, tour Washington, D.C.

Alyssa Chavez, Co-Editor

May 23, 2017

Filed under Student Life

To visit universities, monuments and memorials, seven juniors will travel to Washington, D.C. on June 12-15 with other GEAR UP students in the region and GEAR UP coordinator Jennifer Decker. “Students will get to see and experience t...

Parents of Karen Davila continue daughter’s legacy with scholarship

Katherine Mercer, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

Karen Davila was a student at Connally who died from cancer on the first day of her junior year. Her family decided to honor her intelligence, good grades and kindness with the Karen Davila Scholarship that gives $500 to a student wh...

New drill team director focuses on building relationships

Brittany Marrero, Co-Editor

February 10, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Taking on another teaching role, last last year English teacher Kassidy Stufflebeam accepted the position of being drill team director, for the 2016-2017 school year. Stufflebeam was a member of her high school dance team all...

Through Hassle for a Tassel

Kacie Bridgewater, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017

Filed under Student Life

With graduation approaching May 19, seniors are planning their next steps after high school including. “I feel a little bittersweet,” senior Kameron Brown said. “It’s coming to an end, but at the same time it’s a...

What does Christmas Mean to You?: A Christmas Feature Story Poem

Kacie Bridgewater, Staff Writer

December 21, 2016

Filed under Student Life

With just days before the winter break, students sit at the edge of their seats. Dreaming of what they’ll eat first; the dressing, salads, or meats. But before the kids are set free, there was one thing they had to do, they...

FCA members meet every Wednesday to share their faith

Amayiah Chappell, Staff Writer

December 21, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Every Wednesday during both lunches, students have an opportunity to attend a meeting of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. “FCA is a group that allows students to express and discuss their faith as well as be a center for...

PALs mentor younger students on different campuses

Amaya Money, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Four days a week, a group of students travel to different campuses. These students leave behind their personal problems to help students at other campuses deal with their own. PALS is an organization that teaches students of all ages to mak...

Homecoming week kicks off

Alyssa Chavez, Co-Editor

September 30, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Homecoming week. The theme days. The mums. The dance. The parade. The royalty. All of this leading up to the main event, the football game. Before the varsity football team opens district play against Robinson on Friday,...

Students take opportunity to graduate early

Brittany Marrero, co-editor

April 5, 2016

Filed under Student Life

The option to graduate early is available for any student who is interested. During their sophomore year, seniors Tiffany Kasten and Megan Copeland began the process to graduate a year ahead of their original class. The early graduation process involves dropping most extracurricular ...

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