• The Big Difference in MS, HS Sports

    The Big Difference in MS, HS Sports

    Lindsay Moore, Writer

    May 24, 2018

    Did you do sports in middle school, and plan to do them in high school? Most kids in middle school do sports, but some do not continue in high school. From more competition to the amount of time you need to put into a sport, some young athletes end their journey in middle school.   In high sc...

    These eighth grade basketball players gave their all this season. We wish them luck if they pursue high school sports!

    Kyleigh Thornton

  • The dangers the beach has…

    The dangers the beach has…

    Kailey Martinez, Writer

    May 24, 2018

    Beach. You probably just thought about the warm sand under your toes and the refreshing water hitting your skin. Most people don’t know how dangerous beaches can be, but there are shark attacks, the burning sun and the dangerous things in and around the water.     Shark attacks are very dangerous, and i...

  • Remind is the app for you!

    Remind is the app for you!

    Zoe De La Garza, writer

    May 24, 2018

    Have you ever used Remind? If so, is it helpful? Well, 90% of  US districts use Remind, and about 1 in 5 teachers use the app. Remind is a communication platform that helps give every student the opportunity to succeed. Teachers use this to help remind students remember to bring a book, due dates, hom...

    Many clubs on campus use Remind to help students stay on top of things.

  • How Students Keep Good Grades

    How Students Keep Good Grades

    Anthony Rizzs, writer

    May 24, 2018

    During the course of school, students try their best to make sure their grades are passing, some may even try to get honor roll. But what is the point of stressing the whole year to make sure your grades are good when you can be developing skills early on so it is not as stressful. Some students hav...

    These students study for their UIL competition.

  • School Work and Tests, A Big Source of Stress

    School Work and Tests, A Big Source of Stress

    Madasyn Morin, writer

    May 24, 2018

    A mix of tests, assignments, homework, friends, family, chores and many other school and non-school related activities are many of the big sources for stress. Towards the end of the year, not only do students have to handle these pressures of school, but they have to study and prepare for finals as well....

    These students take a break from studying to pose for a picture.

    Morgan Brien

  • What Art Means to the World

    What Art Means to the World

    Kayla Ledoux, writer

    May 24, 2018

    Music, literature, movies, games. All of these different art forms fuel the world with imagination and creativity that affect people in different ways.   Dating back thousands of years, art has always been a big part of communities. Art has helped build societies and give people the abilit...

    Some students express their creativity in Art Club.

  • A Night Of Corny Fun: Corbett Choir Field Trip

    A Night Of Corny Fun: Corbett Choir Field Trip

    Eian Estes, Writer

    December 4, 2017

      Fireworks, Pumpkins, Mazes, and a night of singing and corny jokes for the Corbett Mustang Choir, as they go to the South Texas Corn Maze for their fun “Choir Night Out”!     The huge corn maze is one of the great experiences the Corbett Choir got all the way down in Hondo,...

    Choir students pose during their field trip to the pumpkin patch

  • New Lunch System, New Problems

    New Lunch System, New Problems

    Madasyn Morin, Writer

    December 4, 2017

    Eighth graders are adjusting after the lunch system changed from last year, teachers are becoming accommodated to a new teaching schedule and seventh graders are changing from their intermediate lunch schedules to their new lunch experience.   This year instead of two lunches for eighth ...

    Students use their phones during lunch

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Life of a student Athlete

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Kyrie Irving’s Impact on Basketball History

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Music and its effects on society

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Divorce and its effect on students

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Peer pressure and its effects

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Causes and Effects of Stricter Gun Laws

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Second amendment still necessary for our life

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Gun Control in America

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