• Dec. 8th: Florida Trip Dues Deadline

  • STAAR Testing: Dec. 4-7

  • Christmas Break: Dec. 22-Jan. 7

  • Student Council Meeting: Mondays

In Remembrance: Mr. Untorio Jones “A Tremendous Loss”

In Remembrance: Mr. Untorio Jones “A Tremendous Loss”

Dayana Rodriguez, Abraham Rangel, and David Fanucchi

January 4, 2017


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The entire staff and student community here at Wisdom High School is mourning over the loss of one of our own, after we learned that Mr. Untorio Jones passed away over the holiday break. Known around campus simply as “Jones”, he will be remembered fondly here by the Lee High School alumni and current...

Skaggs wins Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest with Incredible Performance

Skaggs wins Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest with Incredible Performance

Marcos Cervantes

December 16, 2016


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The staff of Wisdomhsnews.com hosted an “Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest” on Wednesday December 14, as part of the Faculty Christmas Party Luncheon, presented by Mr. Trinh. Student reporters Zaira Alvarado and Natalie Miranda served as the judges, while Mr. Fanucchi emceed the contest. The contest...

Gregory, Watson & Delpha-Brashear earn December Honors

Gregory, Watson & Delpha-Brashear earn December Honors

Rubi Garcia and Uriel Noyola

December 16, 2016


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Principal Trinh announced the Wisdom High School staff honors for the month of December at the Faculty Christmas Lunch on Wednesday, December 14, and Mr. Kevin Gregory (History) was named the Teacher of the Month. In addition, Office Clerk Mrs. Maria Watson was selected as the Employee of the Month,...

Wisdom College Center Featured in HISD Financial Aid Educational Video

Wisdom College Center Featured in HISD Financial Aid Educational Video

Staff Reports

December 12, 2016


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Wisdom High School seniors Kimberly Tale and Rebecca Ramirez were recently featured in a Spanish-language educational video produced by Houston ISD about acquiring Financial Aid, through our College Center. Mrs. Smith-Davis also helped get the video produced during the recent FAFSA Road Show. Educate: How To ...

You Can Be Magali’s Hero by Donating White Blood Cells

You Can Be Magali’s Hero by Donating White Blood Cells

Staff Reports

December 9, 2016


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There is no doubt that the students, staff and JROTC here at Wisdom have been extremely supportive of our fellow General in need Magali Ramirez, during her battle with cancer. We have held numerous blood drives and showered her with gifts and support throughout her fight. But as she continues to battle,...

New Teacher of the Week: Mr. Boles

New Teacher of the Week: Mr. Boles

Sedrah Jamal, News Editor

December 6, 2016


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Mr. Boles is the New Teacher of the Week here at Wisdom High School. He teaches English in room 214 and looks forward to sharing his knowledge in writing and working with his students. Before becoming a teacher at Wisdom, Boles taught at Whiteaker Middle School located in Keizer, Oregon. "I'm really...

Garza, Gopannan, & Coronado Earn November Awards

Garza, Gopannan, & Coronado Earn November Awards

Uriel Noyola, Reporter

December 6, 2016


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Mr Garza was glad to find out that he was nominated for the November Teacher of the Month award, but he was amazed upon hearing that he had won. This is his fourth year teaching at Houston ISD, and he feels that the award really shows that hard work pays off. Not too long ago, he was a new teacher...

New Student of the Week: Erlyn Moliner of Jamaica

New Student of the Week: Erlyn Moliner of Jamaica

Marcos Cervantes, Reporter

December 6, 2016


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New students make a surprise appearance every school year, and one of the newcomers this year is Erlyn Moliner. Moliner is a Mayan student and was born in Jamaica. Moliner attended Ardenne High School in Kingston, prior to coming to America. “I am very excited about entering Wisdom High School,”...

Alpha Company Creates Anti-Bullying Video For Special Needs Students

Alpha Company Creates Anti-Bullying Video For Special Needs Students

Astrid Escobar, News Editor

December 6, 2016


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The JROTC program at Wisdom High School is required to do a Service Learning Project each semester. The service project focuses on student learning while simultaneously meeting a need in the community or their school. The cadets are responsible for choosing a need, planning, executing and reflecting...

Duck, Dip, Dive Dodgeball Winner Still to Be Determined

Duck, Dip, Dive Dodgeball Winner Still to Be Determined

Luis Aguirre, Reporter

December 2, 2016


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On November 22nd, the Duck, Dip, Dive Dodgeball game held by Mr. Garza took place. Faculty and students were able to have a fun time together and were ready to win for their team. The big gym was filled with eager and excited students in the audience. They were cheering and felt enthusiastic to see the...

Navarro’s Class Project Attacks Mosquito Problem on Campus

Navarro’s Class Project Attacks Mosquito Problem on Campus

Uriel Noyola, Reporter

December 2, 2016


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Although small in size, mosquitoes have been around for over 30 million years. In terms of development, all mosquitoes start as eggs and hatch into a larva or "wigglers." Mosquitoes intend to lay their eggs in water, and as larva, mosquitoes molt several times until they become pupa or "tumblers." As...

Mock STAAR Exams Prepare Students for the Real Deal

Mock STAAR Exams Prepare Students for the Real Deal

Ahsan Ali, Reporter

November 30, 2016


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The Wisdom High School Administration had students take the mock STAAR exams November 16-18, and the experience of doing the exam was difficult for some students. One of the problems that students came across was the fact that the testing was done on laptops for the first time, here at Wisdom HS....

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