• Dec. 8th: Florida Trip Dues Deadline

  • STAAR Testing: Dec. 4-7

  • Christmas Break: Dec. 22-Jan. 7

  • Student Council Meeting: Mondays

New Teacher of the Week: Dr. D’Amico

New Teacher of the Week: Dr. D’Amico

Zohaib Malik, Reporter

October 19, 2016


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Our New Teacher of the Week is  Dr. D’Amico. Dr. D’Amico teaches Debate and Speech class in room 329 and he is originally from the Upper New York area, but most recently was living and teaching in Los Angeles, California. He teaches students what they are doing incorrectly when giving speeches,...

Generals Score High at UIL Academic Meet

Generals Score High at UIL Academic Meet

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October 18, 2016


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Mr. Alcantar – our UIL Academic Team Head Coach – reported the following results from the UIL Academic Meet held here at Wisdom HS on Saturday, October 15. Number Sense 6th : Ethan Song - 141 7th : Yash Gurijala  - 134 Mauricio Guerrero  - 98 Peichan Lin Liu - 90 Yi He – 78...

Welcome Back Mrs. Broadnax!

Welcome Back Mrs. Broadnax!

Marcos Cervantes, Reporter

October 17, 2016


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School Counselor Mrs. Broadnax recently returned to Wisdom High School after leaving half-way through the 2015-16 school year. “I came back because I missed the students, faculty and most importantly that diverse culture here at Wisdom,” stated Mrs. Broadnax. What she likes most about Wisdom is...

Principal Trinh Hands Out September Teaching Awards

Principal Trinh Hands Out September Teaching Awards

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October 13, 2016


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Wisdom High School Principal Jonathan Trinh has announced that the official Wisdom HS Teacher of the Month for September as chosen by the administration, is Dr. Lynn Forest - Special Ed Resources. Trinh would like to acknowledge the following teachers who came to work every day and punched in on...

Interested in Law Enforcement? See Dr. Seales

Interested in Law Enforcement? See Dr. Seales

Brandon George, Reporter

October 13, 2016


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It's Law Time with Dr. Carl Anthony Seales II in Room 320. He teaches a Law Enforcement class here at Wisdom HS - but why should you choose that course as an elective? It's not very often we are given a chance to experience a real life job situation while in high school. Fortunately, this class offers...

Wisdom HS Hosts Newcomer Orientation

Wisdom HS Hosts Newcomer Orientation

Uriel Noyola, Reporter

October 7, 2016


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Wisdom High School recently had an orientation for foreign students from other Countries, this past October 4. The orientation consisted in explaining and informing students of the requirements for graduating here in USA. They were also informed on the importance of what to do if getting bullied, and...

Get a Head Start into College by Taking AP Courses

Get a Head Start into College by Taking AP Courses

Carlos Murillo, Reporter

October 6, 2016


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Wisdom High School offers plenty of opportunities that benefit all students in the future! Many people don’t believe college is there “thing”, and the reasons people wouldn't like to go to college is because it's just too expensive or maybe you don't feel confident enough to take on the challenge...

New Teacher of the Week: Ms. Grace Dewald – World Geography

New Teacher of the Week: Ms. Grace Dewald – World Geography

Brandon George, Reporter

October 3, 2016


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This week's new teacher is Ms. Grace Dewald - she is brand new to Houston ISD and is located in Room 127. Ms. Dewald attended King Fisher High School in Oklahoma and graduated from Oklahoma State University. Surprisingly, this is Ms. Dewald's first year teaching as a Geography teacher. Prior to this,...

SWAG: Students With Attendance Goals

SWAG: Students With Attendance Goals

Staff Report

September 30, 2016


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Students with Attendance Goals “SWAG” is a campus-wide, incentivized initiative aimed at increasing school attendance in a fun and positive way by encouraging students to attend ALL CLASSES, EVERYDAY ON TIME. This initiative is designed to engage students, parents, and the Wisdom High School community...

Business Teacher & Cheerleading Coach Marries her High School Sweetheart

Business Teacher & Cheerleading Coach Marries her High School Sweetheart

Zaira Alvarado, Reporter

September 27, 2016


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Ms. Boyd, a Business teacher and Cheerleading coach here at Wisdom High School, recently became Mrs. Thompson. She met her husband while they were in their sophomore year of high school and had Spanish class together. They dated on and off for 17 years, but during some of their time of separation, he...

New Staff Member of the Week: Victoria Pena

New Staff Member of the Week: Victoria Pena

Marcos Cervantes, Reporter

September 26, 2016


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Every year, we receive new staff members here at our school and of course, this year was no exception! Meet Ms. Victoria Peña - she was recently added to our Wisdom HH staff, and is now working in the front office. Ms. Peña was born and raised in Texas and her whole family resides in Houston. This...

Students Register to Vote in Upcoming Presidential Election

Students Register to Vote in Upcoming Presidential Election

Astrid Escobar, News Editor

September 22, 2016


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The students in Ms. McQuiggin’s Government class as well as Mr. Thetford’s History class got a chance at learning and even registering (if 18 years or older) about the process required to vote in this upcoming election, on Thursday, September 22. They were led and taught by Ms. Maria G. Villenas...

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