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2-4-6-8 Wakeland’s Here to Dominate

2-4-6-8 Wakeland's Here to Dominate
This year’s Wakeland cheer team is the first one to represent the Wolverines at the state UIL cheer competition
January 13, 2021

Poms up and spirits high! For the first time in Wakeland history, this year’s cheer team will be the first to compete in the UIL spirit championships. On Jan. 11, the WHS cheer team had show-offs...

Breaking the Record

Enright, sixth from left, places eighth in state, breaks school and personal records
Nati Enright breaks school record at state cross country meet
December 7, 2020

From breathless runs to aching muscles, it’s a race against time for cross country runners at Wakeland High School. However, junior Nati Enright takes the cake for breaking Wakeland’s record of 15:15...

It’s Tea Time

Sweetwaters Cafe serves up drinks and sweets - and some will help get you in the holiday spirit. Photo by Ashley Deckert
Sweetwaters Cafe opens up for the first time in Little Elm
November 30, 2020

Sweetwaters Cafe is a refreshing coffee and tea shop that recently opened on Oct. 18, 2020, and this new cafe is worth the experience! From thai tea to pretzel sandwiches, Sweetwaters Cafe provides...

Helping Hands

Teachers work overtime to ensure quarantined students have a good learning experience
November 20, 2020

Wakeland teachers prepare for quarantined students by making sure students have the right tools to succeed. This year COVID-19 has interfered with a lot of things, most importantly, students' education....

Seasons Continue with Safety Protocols in Place

Coaches gather before the start of the Oct. 2 varsity football game at Memorial Stadium against JJ Pearce. Coaches, players, fans, and spirit groups were glad to celebrate Senior night, a Wolverine victory, and to have a season at all. Photo by Mackenzy Klinge.
November 20, 2020

COVID-19 abruptly stopped Frisco athletes' 2019-2020 seasons last year, and as ready athletes returned to school eager to play, FISD  put in place safety precautions and regulations that make this 2020-2021...

From the Computer to the Classroom

The choice is yours - face to face or virtual instruction?  Changes take place after winter break.
Students switch from in-person to virtual, and vice versa
November 17, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic of 2020 changed school last spring and continues to affect students this school year. Beginning in the fall, Wakeland students had the choice of coming on campus to learn or staying...

Local non-profit strives to serve those in need, despite pandemic

Lending a Hand-  
Founder and CEO Lindsey Kopplow (left) prepares bags for the grocery deliveries for the Budget Suites apartment complex. Leadership Prep School Lighthouse students also helped prepare the bags. “We had a huge donation from Panera Bread to wrap for delivery,” said Kopplow.
November 11, 2020

Generations Hope, a local non-profit organization started by a Frisco teen, focuses on serving those in need and was inspired by another organization known as Metro Relief.  Founder and CEO Lindsey...

Be Prepared! You’re in for a Scare

For a frightening good time, head to Fort Worth and check out Cutting Edge Haunted House. https://www.cuttingedgehauntedhouse.com/
October 30, 2020

Spooky season is here. Many people enjoy hosting parties and participating in fun activities to bring in the Halloween spirit, and one of the most popular activities during October is going to haunted...

Free Food

Free Food
October 28, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, free meals will be provided for all students until the end of the 2020-2021 school year. Frisco ISD will provide a free breakfast and a free lunch each day to all students,...

Masking and Screening

Students mask up to come to school for various organizations to prepare for the upcoming school year.
Although students have been learning virtually from home, extracurricular activities have been on campus preparing for the upcoming year
September 1, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, schools have been forced to shut down and transition to online learning. However, some extracurriculars have been able to come to campus so they don’t skip a beat.    Extracurriculars...

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