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News and Notes: Math Team Excels; Theater Advances to Bi-Districts

News and Notes: Math Team Excels; Theater Advances to Bi-Districts

Staff Reports, Reporter

March 7, 2017


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On Saturday March 4, our UIL Mathematics team traveled all the way to Klein, Texas to go against some of the top schools in the region. Our team won 2nd Place Calculator Applications Team with a score of 665. Our team won against several top 6A schools such as Carnegie Vanguard, Sealy High School The ...

HISD Pop-up Food Truck Coming March 10, and it’s free!

HISD Pop-up Food Truck Coming March 10, and it’s free!

Sedrah Jamal, News Editor

March 6, 2017


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Generals, are you hungry? HISD Nutrition Services started its pop-up restaurant tour at Northside High School, giving students a new way to eat lunch. The pop-up restaurant tour is visiting 18 high schools, one of those being Wisdom. The service provides food outside the cafeteria, allowing kids to enjoy...

Getting Down to Business with Ms. Wilkins

Getting Down to Business with Ms. Wilkins

Byron Jimenez and Josh Alvarez

February 28, 2017


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Bridgette Wilkins is a new CTE business teacher here at Wisdom. She graduated from Alief Hastings High School in Houston before attending Texas Southern University and Grambling State University, where she earned her masters degree in Marketing. “I taught Business Communication at the University...

English Language Learners Can Visit Washington D.C.

English Language Learners Can Visit Washington D.C.

Grecia Martinez, Reporter

February 28, 2017


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2016-2017 Close Up Washington D.C. Program for English Language Learners Due Date Audience Contact March 24, 2017 High School Principals, ELL Administrators, ESL Dept. Chairs, and LPAC Chairpersons Magda Galindo,  713-556-7288,  [email protected],  Multilingual Programs Department &nbs...

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...

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