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Victorious Generals!

Victorious Generals!

Staff Report, Reporters

November 14, 2016

Our Wisdom Generals Speech and debate Team competed in the fourth Houston Urban Debate tournament held on Saturday, November 12 right here at Wisdom, where Outstanding Debater Yasameen Al Shaarbof took home first place in the JV Gavel WORLD Schools competition. The Generals earned two other first...

Vania Jaime is Headed to College Station to be an Aggie!

Vania Jaime is Headed to College Station to be an Aggie!

Dayana Rodriguez, Student Life Editor

November 10, 2016

Senior student Vania Jaime got accepted to two Universities in just one week. She is the first student at Wisdom HS to receive an acceptance letter this year from Texas A&M. “Being accepted into two Universities feels great,” said Jaime. “I wasn’t expecting to hear from the Universities...

Find Yourself with the Young Life Club

Find Yourself with the Young Life Club

Maritza Carrasco, Reporter

November 8, 2016

Young Life is the best place to build new friends. The club doesn't start with a program, it starts with adults who are concerned about kids and their future, their turf and culture, and building bridges of authentic friendship. These relationships don't happen overnight — they take time, patience,...

Meet Your October Students of the Month!

Meet Your October Students of the Month!

Rubi Garcia, Carlos Murillo, Uriel Noyola, Marcos Cervantes, Zohaib Malik, News Editor and Reporters

November 2, 2016

ESL Student of the Month: Ana Aguilar Aguilar was born in El Salvador and recently moved to the USA, so this is her first year attending Wisdom HS. She is a Sophomore, and she was chosen as the ESL Student of the Month by Mr. Reed because of her hard work and perseverance for success. What motivates Aguila...

Physics Students Build Amazing Bridges out of Sticks and Glue

Physics Students Build Amazing Bridges out of Sticks and Glue

Ahsan Ali, Reporter

November 2, 2016

Physics students in Ms. Rahman and Mr. Almonte's classes recently worked on a new and interesting project. Students created a type of bridge using Popsicle sticks, glue, and wax paper. As simple as it may sound, the bridge building process actually took time and concentration. One team of students...

Apply for Emerge Before November 7!

Apply for Emerge Before November 7!

Astrid Escobar, News Editor

November 2, 2016

Emerge describes their mission statement as the following: "To prepare high-achieving students from under served communities to apply, attend, and graduate from the top 100 colleges and universities that provide highly supportive communities and limited financial burden." The issue the Emerge Fellowship...

Maranan currently ranked as the Top Senior with highest GPA

Maranan currently ranked as the Top Senior with highest GPA

Dayana Rodriguez, Student Life Editor

October 27, 2016

The Top 10 Senior Students have worked hard to reach where they are. To be in the Top 10 of your class, you have to be a good student with great dedication. The number one student on the Top 10 list is currently Russell Maranan. Maranan has been taking small steps to his success since the eighth grade....

New Student of the Week: Marvin Diaz from El Salvador

New Student of the Week: Marvin Diaz from El Salvador

Alexandra Rubio, Reporter

October 24, 2016

Freshman Marvin Diaz is our New Student of the Week. Diaz previously attended St. Lucia School, which is located in El Salvador. As a newcomer to America, everything is different for Diaz. He’s learning a new language and making new friends. This is his first week here at Wisdom HS. “The most...

Learn About the Credit Appeal Process

Learn About the Credit Appeal Process

Uriel Noyola, Reporter

October 21, 2016

What is Credit Appeal? Credit Appeal is a program for students who need to recover lost credits or have excessive amounts of absences but passed a course. A loss of credit can prevent students from graduating on time or too many unexcused absences can lead to an "NG" on your report card for the semester....

Class of 2017 Names Senior Committee Members

Class of 2017 Names Senior Committee Members

Zaira Alvarado, Reporter

October 20, 2016

In previous years, the Senior Committee has been directed by Mr. Garza, Ms. Thornhill and Mrs. Forsmann, but this year it was decided that Mrs. Greene will be in charge. There will be lots of changes and exciting events for the first class of seniors at Wisdom High School. On October 19, we had our...

Seniors meet Out-of-State College Reps on Field Trip

Seniors meet Out-of-State College Reps on Field Trip

Zaira Alvarado, Reporter

October 19, 2016

Upperclassmen and their families were invited to meet with some college representatives from the nation's top-tier colleges on a recent field trip. Mr. Rodriguez took several students to experience the opportunity, as students had access to some tips on what colleges look for to have a better chance...

Junior Class of 2018 gaining recognition for their success

Ahsan Ali, Reporter

October 18, 2016

The first grading period has been completed, and an all new month with greater opportunities begins. The 11th grade students at Wisdom High School were rewarded for their hard work and dedication and were placed on the Honor Roll. The students who excelled in all of their classes and had the best attendance...

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