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Students Recognized in Secondary Art Show

Tiffany Sawruk, Reporter

June 7, 2017

Filed under Event Recaps, News

Several McNeil student's art-work were recognized at the Secondary Art Show displayed at the PAC from May 11-16. “I’m very proud of them,” art teacher Marisa Marsico said. Art teachers from each Round Rock ISD high sc...

Keeping Up With the Times

Luisa Perry, Entretainment editor

June 4, 2017

Filed under News

  As the need for student-to-student collaboration and communication increases, RRISD decided to allow a pilot trial of student-to-student email from their school accounts during the rest of the 2016-17 school year. Wit...

This is How We Do It

Hannah May, Reporter

June 3, 2017

Filed under News

A few weeks ago, ten Russian ambassadors came to the agriculture section of McNeil to observe and learn a few things about how things work here in Texas. “They came to the McNeil Farm Facility to look at sustainable agriculture in...

New Year, New Schedule

Megan Garcia, Reporter

June 1, 2017

Filed under Briefs, News

The bus is late. A student doesn’t have a ride home. Maybe students have a job or have to drive their siblings to school. As a result, the opportunity of attending tutorials to improve grades and understanding becomes smaller...

Rockin’ Recycling

Hannah May, Reporter

May 26, 2017

Filed under News

Noticing that the school was having some trouble properly recycling, Green Club stepped up to the plate. On April 5, Tara Hedlund, one of the sponsors of the club, sent out an email explaining to all staff about the green recyc...

Leading the Pack

Leading the Pack

May 19, 2017

Picture This: McNeil Merit

Desirae Gonzalez, Reporter

May 16, 2017

Filed under Features, News

The 2016 Maverick yearbook was awarded by the Balfour Yearbook company with the best recognition for its outstanding contribution to scholastic journalism. The yearbook is included in the 31st edition of Yearbook Yearbook. “Being...

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