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Interact Club Promotes Community Service and Volunteer Work

Interact Club Promotes Community Service and Volunteer Work

Joel Pedro, Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under Student Life

The Interact Club - which is directed by English teacher Mrs. Forssman - is a community service club that promotes active community service projects for the students here at Wisdom. One of their primary goals this year has been to raise some money that they can donate to help fight polio. There are...

JROTC Captain Collazo is Leading the Way

JROTC Captain Collazo is Leading the Way

Stephanie Salazar, Reporter
February 14, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Wisdom High School offers one of the best JROTC programs for all students. JROTC wouldn’t be as recognized without their outstanding cadets and their leaders, one of them being Vanessa Collazo. Collazo is not only a leader among her peers, but is also a very active member when it comes to scheduling...

Ladies: Join the P.E.A.R.L.S Club

Ladies: Join the P.E.A.R.L.S Club

Staff Reports, Reporters
February 8, 2017
Filed under Student Life

P.E.A.R.L.S (Positively Emerging Above Real Life Situations)   This Mentor program has been designed to provide prevention and empowerment for ALL girls at Wisdom High School. Though enrichment programs, workshops and events that serve and inspire. Our program results in the increase of c...

Juniors: The Genesys Works Application Deadline is Feb. 14

Juniors: The Genesys Works Application Deadline is Feb. 14

Staff Reports, Reporters
February 7, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Class of 2018: If you are applying for the Genesys Works internship next year, you have a week to complete their online application. The deadline to apply is February 14; but you want to make sure you have read the application thoroughly and done your very best. For more information go to: GENESYS WORKS or see Mr. Mata during all three lun...

Vote for Maldonado as Miss Houston Latina! (Video Promo)

Vote for Maldonado as Miss Houston Latina! (Video Promo)

Staff Reports, Reporters
February 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life, Video

One of our very own students – senior Mariana Maldonado - is running for “Miss Houston Latina”. If you can go on Instagram @misshoustonlatina and LIKE her photo, she will win if she has the most LIKES, so she needs our support. Best of luck Mariana! Watch her Video Promo: ...

Seniors: Nominations Now Open for Class Superlatives

Seniors: Nominations Now Open for Class Superlatives

Staff Reports
January 26, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Senior Class of 2017: The Yearbook Staff is now accepting nominations for the always famous Class Superlatives that will be published in the 2017 General. Here are the categories; please comment on this article with the names of the people you'd like to nominate. Please choose a male and a female in...

Wisdom Academic Team Takes 3rd Place at HISD Northside Invitational

Wisdom Academic Team Takes 3rd Place at HISD Northside Invitational

Staff Reports
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Congratulations to the Wisdom UIL Academic Team on their third place overall finish in this past weekend’s Houston ISD Competition. New Wisdom student Eli Davis took home the first place prize in the Poetry competition and our Math team finished in 2ndplace in both Calculator and Number Sense. The...

Former NFL Player Starts Mentoring Group for Wisdom Students

Former NFL Player Starts Mentoring Group for Wisdom Students

Dave Fanucchi, Adviser
January 19, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Former NFL Football Player Tyrone Smith held his first Mentoring session on campus today in the library. Smith's "First and Goal" program will hold meetings at 10:00 am on the first and third Wednesdays of each month, moving forward. "We try to help shape the leadership skills that we'd like to see...

Order Your Sweetheart a Valentine’s Day Treat

Order Your Sweetheart a Valentine’s Day Treat

Staff Reports
January 19, 2017
Filed under Student Life

The Wisdom Cheerleaders are now taking orders for their annual Valentines Day Sweets Package fundraiser. For just $7, the package includes a Teddy Bear, Chocolate Covered Strawberries, a Carnation flower and a card. To place your order, please see Mrs. Boyd in Room 316 or talk to any of our Wisdom Cheerleaders....

Negussie Earns Scholarship to Pomona College; Named Finalist for Coca-Cola Award (Video Interview)

Negussie Earns Scholarship to Pomona College; Named Finalist for Coca-Cola Award (Video Interview)

Zohaib Malik, David Fanucchi
January 12, 2017
Filed under Student Life, Video

Michael Negussie, our Salutatorian (2nd ranked GPA) for the Class of 2017 at Wisdom High School, has been named a semifinalist in the Coca-Cola Scholarship Contest, in which the winner receives $20,000. “If I am able to win the award, I plan on using the money to attend Law School,” said Negussie....

WHS Broadcast Journalism Students Start “Wisdom Perfect” Channel, Video #1 – “The Water Bottle Flip”

WHS Broadcast Journalism Students Start “Wisdom Perfect” Channel, Video #1 – “The Water Bottle Flip”

Staff Reports
January 10, 2017
Filed under Student Life, Video

Wisdom HS News For a Spring Semester Project, the Broadcast Journalism Class will be presenting a series of videos that highlight some tricks that the students will be attempting to do, modeled after the team of stunt artists at "Dude Perfect". Our "Wisdom Perfect" channel of videos will be posted ...

Class of ’17 Preparing for their Final Semester; But Still Need to Pay Their Dues

Class of ’17 Preparing for their Final Semester; But Still Need to Pay Their Dues

Zaira Alvarado, Reporter
January 4, 2017
Filed under Student Life

As the Wisdom HS Class of 2017 stepped onto campus today for the first day of class in their final semester, many seniors were buzzing with excitement coming out of the holiday break. Senior class adviser Mrs. Jettie Greene and the Senior Committee has been busy getting plans in place to send the Class...

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