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2 Mavs awarded National Merit Scholarships

Desirae Gonzalez, Reporter

June 6, 2017

Filed under Features

The National Merit Scholarship program awarded two finalists with National Merit Scholarships. Seniors Larissa Herold, valedictorian of the 2017 senior class, and Judy Guan Li, who is ranked third, were recognized for their achievements...

Testing, Testing

Testing, Testing

October 1, 2016

Moving On

Larissa Herold, Copy Editor

April 22, 2016

Filed under Features, Sports

  The 2016 track season is coming to a close, with the district meet on April 12 to 14. For the seniors on the varsity girls team, the end of the season will also mark the end of this phase of their life. In a few short m...

Next Level

Next Level

March 3, 2016

Texas Colleges to Permit Concealed Guns on Campuses

Griselda Maya, Reporter

November 20, 2015

Filed under News

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill in June called the “campus carry” which permits licensed people to handle concealed handguns on college campuses. Private colleges can opt out of the decision and community colleges won’t ...

One Step Further

Zainab Khan, Reporter

December 27, 2014

Filed under News

As seniors finish up their first semester and await responses from colleges, some senior athletes have already signed letters of intent to compete. Gracen Odendahl will attend the University of Incarnate Word and Sydney...

Volley Into College

Volley Into College

December 2, 2014

Goodbye to a Past, and Hello to a Future

Amrin Madhani, Editor

May 13, 2014

Filed under News

The top 10 students in the class of 2014 and National Merit Scholars and their parents gathered May 2 to celebrate at a luncheon in honor of these high achieving students who have excelled both academically and individually. “I...

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