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Runners Take Your Marks

Larissa Herold, Editor-in-Chief

The boys’ varsity cross country team surges off the starting line at the Salado Invitational on Sept. 22. All divisions from McNeil placed first as a team at the meet. On...  Read More »

September 23, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Functional Learning October 29, 2015
  • Back to Back March 30, 2015
  • Dancing Queen February 19, 2015

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Fresh Look

Sumin Son, News Editor

McNeil’s buildings went through numerous changes over the summer. From new locker rooms to new labs, students will benefit from such innovative features. Although constructio...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Sew Busy September 20, 2016
  • Pokemon Go Stops For No One And Everyone September 19, 2016
  • Snack Attack September 18, 2016

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Safety Measures Necessary for Student Productivity

Sumin Son, Reporter

Schools have installed security measures to ensure student safety, such as video cameras, metal weapon detectors and entry control. In addition, some schools host per...  Read More »

June 19, 2016 • 0 comments

  • RRISD Does Not Delay School Much to Student’s Dismay June 15, 2016
  • Creating a Safe Learning Environment for Students June 14, 2016
  • The Water in Our Names June 4, 2016

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How to Teach a Teacher

Amrin Madhani, Editor-in-chief

It is a universal truth that Mondays are rough for everyone. Regardless of your position (teacher, student, administration) chances are the day will probably feel: a.) too...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Excelling On and Off the Field June 20, 2016
  • See You on Broadway June 18, 2016
  • In the Mood for Food June 17, 2016

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Teamwork Pays Off

Luisa Perry, Entertainment Editor

The varsity volleyball Lady Mavs started their season on the right track, winning 19 out of 30 matches. The girls have high hopes as the season progresses.   “This year ...  Read More »

September 15, 2016 • 0 comments

  • You Win Some, You Lose Some September 14, 2016
  • The Race Must Go On September 13, 2016
  • Excelling On and Off the Field June 20, 2016

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Rainbows and Pride

Alejandra Fraire, Copy Editor

Music and rainbow-colored flags filled the air. Throngs of people ranging in age walked around downtown Austin on Aug. 27 with no shame. The Pride Festival was here. No one...  Read More »

September 16, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Bob takes RuPaul’s Drag Race crown June 19, 2016
  • The 1975 at Austin360 Amphitheater June 17, 2016
  • Ponderings on new album ‘Freddie’s Extra Teeth’ May 26, 2016

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Excelling On and Off the Field

Larissa Herold, Copy Editor

Senior and varsity football player Zach Epstein was recognized as Time Warner Cable News’ Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of April 25. The TWC News Scholar Athlet...  Read More »

June 20, 2016 • 0 comments

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  • Swimmer Accepts Scholarship to UMBC December 22, 2013
  • Choir Student Goes for Gold October 17, 2013

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The student news site of McNeil High School
The student news site of McNeil High School