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Wisdom Wins First Place Sweepstakes at Houston ISD Academic Meet

Wisdom Wins First Place Sweepstakes at Houston ISD Academic Meet

Staff Reports
February 27, 2017
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"I couldn't be more proud of our team," said Coach Eridani Alcantar, who is also an Alum of Lee HS. "We are thrilled to see that all of our students here at Wisdom competed so well in this UIL Academics competition at Sam Houston High School, and we are really excited to have won the meet." The Generals'...

Lee High School Alum Barbecues for Charity

Lee High School Alum Barbecues for Charity

Marcos Cervantes, Reporter
February 27, 2017
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Founded on November 1, 2011, the Third Coast Cookers is a competition barbecue team based right here in Houston. The team was founded by Lee High School Class of 1985 alumni Greg Brenham and they are dedicated to fun times and good food! The Third Coast Cookers will be participating in the upcoming Houston...

Brand New Wisdom High School Close to Completion

Brand New Wisdom High School Close to Completion

Sedrah Jamal, News Editor
February 24, 2017
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February 23, 2017: Houston, Texas - Officials from Houston ISD, Principal Johnathan Trinh, and Assistant Principal Joseph Mata were given a building tour of the brand new Margaret L. Wisdom High School. Here is a photo video slideshow of the building that is due to be opened in August 2017. This building...

Ware Recovers the Welding Program

Ware Recovers the Welding Program

Grecia Martinez, Reporter
February 22, 2017
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Since our former Welding teacher Mr. Dowty's departure over Christmas Break, Wisdom High School has been in search of a new and experienced teacher for the course. Meet Mr. Chris Ware - the new Welding teacher on campus. Ware is excited about the new building being constructed and is looking forward...

Perez Takes Over as Health Teacher

Perez Takes Over as Health Teacher

Maritza Carrasco, Reporter
February 21, 2017
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Wisdom High School would like to give a warm welcome to Mr. Elfonto Perez - our new Health teacher - who replaced Mr. Tinsley, who moved into the WHS Physical Education department. Mr. Perez graduated from Chavez high school in Houston and attended the University of Houston.       Before joining...

Wisdom HS Student Leadership Hits the State Capital in Austin (With Video)

Wisdom HS Student Leadership Hits the State Capital in Austin (With Video)

Astrid Escobar, News Editor
February 20, 2017
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The Student Leadership at Margaret L. Wisdom High School had quite a day on Thursday, February 16 as 12 students who represent the pride and fabric of District 137 visited the State Capital in Austin, Texas. The diverse enrollment of Wisdom consists of over 1,800 students from more than 60 countries,...

New Teacher of the Week: Mr. Jose Chang – Mathematics

New Teacher of the Week: Mr. Jose Chang – Mathematics

Alexandra Rubio, Reporter
February 17, 2017
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Mr. Jose Chang is the New Teacher of the Week. He teaches Mathematics in Room 301. Chang graduated from Silesian High School in Guatemala City and attended the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Mexico City. Before teaching at Wisdom, Chang worked at an oil and gas company. Mr. Chang is most excited...

Wisdom HS Journalism Partners with Raising Cane’s

Wisdom HS Journalism Partners with Raising Cane’s

Staff Reports
February 15, 2017
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Raising Cane's, located at 7531 Westheimer Rd in Houston, has agreed to become a partner with the Wisdom High School Journalism Department. Their sponsorship will help raise operating funds for the Yearbook and Wisdomhsnews.com staffs. “I chose to support the Wisdom High School Journalism Department...

Wisdom Welcomes Newcomers at Connection Session

Wisdom Welcomes Newcomers at Connection Session

Houston ISD
February 13, 2017
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The Newcomer Outreach Team hosted a session on February 9 - their second formal group orientation session at Wisdom HS. More than 140 newcomer students attended: Spanish, Arabic, Farsi, Pashto, Swahili, Somali, Amharic and French speakers. See the Houston ISD Blog Post with Photos here: Houston ISD Blog Post With Photos...

Sandra Garza Welcomed as New Assistant Principal

Sandra Garza Welcomed as New Assistant Principal

Maritza Carrasco, Reporter
February 8, 2017
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Wisdom High School has recently welcomed new Assistant Principal Sandra Garza to our campus. A former bilingual teacher, Ms. Garza hails from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. She earned a BA in Psychology from Texas Southern University (graduating with honors) and has a Masters Degree in Educational Administration...

F.I.E.L. Organization Helps Student Immigrants Succeed

F.I.E.L. Organization Helps Student Immigrants Succeed

Marcos Cervantes, Reporter
February 6, 2017
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The F.I.E.L organization is redefining the term “welcome.” Here at Wisdom, we have staff members that are helping seniors apply for colleges and preparing them for the future. The F.I.E.L is an organization on campus that helps immigrant students and families that are struggling. F.I.E.L stands...

Seales Starts Security Patrol Team

Seales Starts Security Patrol Team

Zohaib Malik, Reporter
February 3, 2017
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Dr. Seales’ students at Wisdom High School are in charge of security managements around the school during school hours. The new Patrol Team walks around the school to make sure all the doors are locked, and that students are doing what they are supposed to. They also leave notices on cars that are...

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