The Roar

Let them compete!

by Rachel Oliver, Editor in Chief

May 4, 2020

UIL has moved Speech and Debate’s state meet to May 27 to 28 and will be held online for the first time in UIL history. “Our prep isn’t really all that different because we prepare on our own time,” junior Geneva Mc...

Turbulent testing

by Jharna Kamath, Reporter

April 6, 2020

There have been a variety of changes to the 2020 AP/IB exam schedule following long term school cancellations due to COVID-19. Both programs have measures in place to ensure students receive the credit they have worked for.  ...

No room to argue

by Arie Shaver, Reporter

February 28, 2020

On Saturday, Feb. 24, three students from the UIL Debate team competed at the Westwood Winter Classic. Senior Tyler Ecket placed third in Persuasive Speaking, sophomore Jared Selke advanced to semifinals in Informative Speaking and Pro...

NHS to host school talent show on March 6 with proceeds going toward new school fountains.

Showing off

February 19, 2020

School-wide book drive is hosted by junior Karenna Caton.

One book at a time

February 17, 2020

Eight new classes to be introduced for the 2020-21 school year.

New and improved

January 22, 2020

Concerns about the absence of Pride Time causes Principal Chris Simpson to meet with the administrative chief of staff Dr. Matt Smith to discuss the possibility of bringing back Pride Time for next school year.

Puzzle of Pride Time

December 20, 2019

Sophomore Ngyugen Ngyugen, freshman Elizabeth Unger and junior Ashley Snyder pose with their decorated instruments in their ugly sweaters at the Winter Concert.

Jingle all the way

December 19, 2019

Virtual victory

by Arie Shaver, Reporter

December 17, 2019

UIL journalism team competed in the Central Texas ILPC Invitational Meet Friday, Dec. 6 through Dec. 7. First through 10th places were awarded Saturday, Dec. 7. ”I feel really good about how we did in UIL this year,” juni...

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