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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

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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...

Wisdomhsnews.com Reporters Attend Sports Media Summit at University of Houston

Wisdomhsnews.com Reporters Attend Sports Media Summit at University of Houston

Rubi Garcia, News Editor

February 1, 2017


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Nine student reporters and editors for Wisdomhsnews.com attended the first annual Summit on Sports Media event on Tuesday, January 30 at the University of Houston. The event - hosted by the University of Houston's Valenti School of Communication - and held during Super Bowl week, featured some very...

Painting New Beginnings: Wisdom Introduces Art Teacher Mr. Gustavo

Painting New Beginnings: Wisdom Introduces Art Teacher Mr. Gustavo

Maritza Carrasco, Reporter

January 30, 2017


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Mr. Gustavo is the newest Teacher on campus, after joining us in Mid-January. He is located in room 210 and will be teaching Art classes, along with Mrs. Boeker and Mr. Hamilton. Gustavo looks forward to determining his students' technical talents while coaching them to their next artistic level. He...

Ramirez’ Brave Battle Comes to an End

Ramirez’ Brave Battle Comes to an End

Dave Fanucchi, Journalism Adviser

January 25, 2017


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Magali Ramirez – a senior here at Wisdom High School who was diagnosed with Leukemia in 2015 – lost her courageous battle on Monday, January 23. Ramirez was 19 years old. During her time here at Wisdom, Ramirez was a dedicated member of the JROTC program and also played on the Girls soccer team....

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