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Wisdom Junior’s Photograph Selected for “Eye on Houston” Exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts

Wisdom Junior’s Photograph Selected for “Eye on Houston” Exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts

Gaelle Elias, Reporter

January 30, 2018


Filed under A&E, Student Life

When Wisdom High School Journalism teacher David Fanucchi informed the members of his Photography Club that the Houston Museum of Fine Arts was going to be hosting an exhibit featuring the photography work of high school students, junior Marcus Gonzales got pretty excited. "My mom has always wanted...

WHS Interact Club: Serving the Community

WHS Interact Club: Serving the Community

Gaelle Elias, News Reporter

January 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Interact Club - a community service organization - is operated by a small group of students here at Wisdom, and is under the direction of Ms. Forssman. Senior Lamisa Rehenuma is the President of the club and Senior Angela Gesner was elected as the Vice President, and they help Forssman operate the club...

Senior Brenda Guzman Wins $500 Scholarship at HISD Dream Summit

Senior Brenda Guzman Wins $500 Scholarship at HISD Dream Summit

Staff Reports, Houston ISD

December 20, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Wisdom High School Senior Brenda Guzman was the winner of a $500 Scholarship at the recently held Houston ISD Dream Summit event. "I am so excited because this is the first time in my life that I have ever won anything," said Guzman. "It is so wonderful, because this is going to help me in the future,...

Wisdom National Honor Society’s Volunteer Work Featured in Houston Chronicle

Wisdom National Honor Society’s Volunteer Work Featured in Houston Chronicle

Staff Reports, Houston Chronicle

December 18, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Over the weekend, Wisdom High School's National Honor Society - led by History teacher Amy Delpha-Brashear - went to the Cuney Homes in the Third Ward and helped to pack up over 800 bags of fresh produce. The volunteer work was in coordination with the nonprofit Kids Lives Matter community service group,...

Students Amazed as a Winter Wonderland Hits Houston

Students Amazed as a Winter Wonderland Hits Houston

Alyssa Vazquez, News Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This morning, Houston ISD students woke up to a Winter Wonderland - the first time snowfall has hit our city since 2009. Overnight, the temperatures dropped down just enough to give many their wish of a snow day. "I have never seen snow before in my entire life and I'm so happy to have witnessed this...

WHS Key Club – Lending a Hand to Those in Need

WHS Key Club – Lending a Hand to Those in Need

Giselle Prado, News Reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The Wisdom HS Key Club has begun operating donation drives and volunteering to help people in need, and the club has already held a successful canned food drive over the Thanksgiving holiday. “We received about 100 cans that we donated to a Catholic Church in Downtown Houston," Ms. Lam said. Members...

Discover a Whole New World with the Chinese Club

Discover a Whole New World with the Chinese Club

Alyssa Vazquez, News Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Have you ever wondered what the true meanings are behind the Chinese culture? Now is the time to discover its many traditions by joining the Chinese Club today which is sponsored by Mrs. Li in Room 2104 located in the yellow neighborhood. All meetings are to be held on Mondays. "I decided to create...

Wisdom JROTC Teaches Cadets About An American Tradition

Wisdom JROTC Teaches Cadets About An American Tradition

David Fanucchi, Media Adviser

November 17, 2017


Filed under Student Life

When Major Corona and Sargeant Conrod of the Wisdom JROTC decided to plan a Thanksgiving Feast for their officers and cadets, there was more to it than just trying to feed them a meal. After all, the students receive free lunch provided by Houston ISD every day. Wisdom HS News No, this event was about teaching many of their freshman and sophomore...

Linked Learning Teams Embark on the Road to Success

Linked Learning Teams Embark on the Road to Success

Alyssa Vazquez, News Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This past Friday, November 10th was the kick off for Linked Learning. This event took place during 8th period in the library where several students were chosen to embark on this educational journey of success. All four grade levels have a team where each have their own grade level project to work on as...

Generals Bring Home 2nd Place Overall Sweepstakes at Fall Invitational

Generals Bring Home 2nd Place Overall Sweepstakes at Fall Invitational

Alyssa Vazquez, News Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Wisdom hosted the Houston ISD Fall Academic Invitational this past Saturday, and the Generals once again put on a great performance. The defending District 24-5A Champions took home the 2nd Place Overall Sweepstakes Trophy, behind Carnegie Vanguard - a 6A team from another district. Outstanding performances...

WHS Students of the Month Named for October 2017

WHS Students of the Month Named for October 2017

Cristal Cazares and Marco Lainez

November 7, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Student of the Month for Science: Angela Gesner, 12th Grade Angela Gesner is from Guam and most recently attended Berkeley International High School in the Philippines. What motivates her to do her best is the ability to learn new things and seeing how it connects to other subjects. Gesner enjoys b...

Wisdom’s UIL Math Team Continues its March to The Top

Wisdom’s UIL Math Team Continues its March to The Top

Alyssa Vazquez, News Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This past Saturday, the Wisdom High School Mathematics team traveled 50 minutes north towards Humble to compete in the Atascocita High School TMSCA tournament. The mathematics team did very well placing 3rd in overall sweepstakes, 2nd place Number Sense Team, 3rd place Mathematics Team, and 3rd plac...

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