The Wisdom Chronicle

The Pearls Club: Shining Brightly

The PEARLS Club at their fundraiser selling sweets & candy

Josselyne Ramirez, Reporter

November 1, 2019

The Pearls Club offers young ladies an opportunity to have fellowship with one another, as well as an opportunity to learn, grow, and develop socially, emotionally and academically. They provide a safe space where girls can voice their real life problems and find positive solutions to the situations...

CTE Students Learn Business Operations at HEB & Local Food Truck Yard

CTE Students Learn Business Operations at HEB & Local Food Truck Yard


October 28, 2019

Wisdom CTE teacher Ms. Simmons recently had her students complete a food truck project on the four functions of business: Production, Marketing, Management and Finance. Upon completion of the class research and assignments, the students were afforded the great opportunity to go see first hand what a...

Upward Bound Offers Support for STEM Students

Upward Bound Offers Support for STEM Students

Ivan Chavez, Reporter

October 14, 2019

Interested in math and science? Well we have the place for you! Trio Upward Bound math and science program encourages students to improve their education and pursue a post-secondary degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) This program offers many things, such as: college Tours,...

What’s it like to Work at Starbucks? Our Barista Explains

What's it like to Work at Starbucks? Our Barista Explains

Sarah De La Garza, Columnist

October 7, 2019

Have you ever wondered what its like to work at Starbucks? The ins and outs at one of the fastest paced coffee shop in the world? Well let me tell you! As a high school student at Wisdom High School, working at Starbucks, I can tell you from firsthand experience that it can be very difficult at times. For...

Driver’s Ed Offered as After-School Program

Driver's Ed Offered as After-School Program

Shiza Ahmed, News Reporter

October 2, 2019

Want to join an informative, helpful & necessary after-school program? If you’re over the age of 15 and needing to learn how to drive a car, Mr. Almonte is teaching this year’s Drivers Education Course on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 6 pm. Drivers Education was built with the intent of providing...

Candidates for 2019 Spring Homecoming King & Queen

Candidates for 2019 Spring Homecoming King & Queen

Staff Reports

March 20, 2019

The Candidates for the 2019 Wisdom High School Spring Homecoming King & Queen have been announced. Voting will take place Thursday & Friday, March 21-22, and the winners will be announced at the Homecoming Soccer Game on Friday night. KING: Arthur Miller, Arsel Kisanga, Theidas Baran, Marcus G...

El Salvadorian Classmates Reunite at Wisdom Six Years Later

Esperanza (right) ran into Sibrian (left) on her first day at the old Lee High School.

Jenny Esperanza, Reporter

March 20, 2019

I remember coming to the United States in 2016, and when I entered my first American school in August of that same year. My mom and I were sitting at the old Lee High School building and waiting in the auditorium for my new class schedule, when a school administrator said, “it is time for second period...

Irafasha Selected as Recipient of “Beat the Odds” Scholarship by CDF-Texas

Wisdom Senior Aline Irafasha is filmed for a mini-documentary that will be shown at the

Staff Reports

March 6, 2019

CONGOLESE REFUGEE HAS OVERCOME OBSTACLES TO EARN OPPORTUNITY AT WELLESLEY COLLEGE The Children's Defense Fund "Beat the Odds" program honors outstanding Houston-area high school students who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and given back to their communities. And...

Wisdom’s JROTC 11th Battalion Strives for Excellence

The Wisdom HS JROTC Marches in the Houston Veterans Day Parade


March 6, 2019

WISDOM JROTC WEBSITE As the Wisdom High School 2018-2019 school year heads down the stretch, students are preoccupied in their own world, each coping with their unique situations. Within the confines of this complex and fast paced activity of this new Houston ISD high school campus, lies the 11th Arm...

Wisdom Welding Earns 2nd Place Finish at San Antonio Livestock Show & Rodeo

Alexander, Soria and Webb


February 27, 2019

The Wisdom Welding Team - under the direction of teacher Brittney Morrison - earned a pair of 2nd Place finishes at the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo Junior Agriculture & Mechanics Competitions, held the weekend of February 23-24. Students Austin Alexander, Tony Webb & Gexell Soria won 2nd...

Wisdom Mathletes’ Focus Remains Laser Sharp

(L-R) Seniors Song, Guerrero, Ni, & Arreola have risen to the top of UIL Math competitions.

Alyssa Vazquez

February 24, 2019

Four seniors at Wisdom High School - the Valedictorian Ethan Song; the quiet and shy Aaron Ni, the Longshot Mauricio Guerrero; and the eclectic and outgoing Victor Arreola - were recently voted by their classmates as the group on campus with the biggest "squad goals", and they were nicknamed the "Mathletes"....

Wisdom Advances 30 Generals to SKILLS USA Texas State Finals

Wisdom Advances 30 Generals to SKILLS USA Texas State Finals


February 19, 2019

Wisdom High School has advanced 30 students to the Texas State Finals of the Skills USA Competition, to be held in Corpus Christi April 4-7, 2019. Congratulations to the following students and teachers/mentors for their dedication and guidance. Related Technical Math 1st place: Ethan Song 2nd...

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