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Parents file into the front of the school and wait to pick up their student(s) amidst this afternoon’s winter weather.

Winter Weather Takes North Texas

Addison Domino, Reporter January 30, 2023

The peak of winter weather in Texas is officially upon us, and with it, classic Texan freakout. As we enter February, the Dallas-Fort Worth area will be under a winter storm warning, one that began...

Expanding our Future

Addison Domino, Reporter January 24, 2023

Since its opening in 2008, the Frisco ISD Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center has provided for students district-wide in exploring future career paths through real-world experiences. The center...

Swifties Break the Internet

Swifties Break the Internet

Sayde Blanchette, Reporter December 5, 2022

After releasing her record-setting album “Midnights,” Taylor Swift announced the launch of presale tickets for her Eras Tour on November 1, 2022. This tour will debut on March 18, 2023, in Arizona....

The Gentle Giant

The Gentle Giant

Rachel Dickerson, Reporter October 26, 2022

On October 14, 2022, Robbie Coltrane passed away due to unknown causes at the age of 72. He passed in Larbert, Scotland surrounded by his friends and family.  Coltrane grew up on the outskirts of Glasgow...

Wakeland Access Instagram

Wakeland Access Instagram

Hailey Gaas September 30, 2022

The @WakelandAccess Instagram has gotten a revamp. Addison Domino and Hailey Gaas have spent hours discussing ways to make the Instagram more widespread throughout the school and make it something students...

Queen Elizabeth: The End of an Era

Queen Elizabeth: The End of an Era

Addison Domino, Reporter September 16, 2022

On September 8, 2022, Queen Elizabeth II passed away peacefully at the age of 96. She passed at Balmoral Castle, her estate in Scottish Highlands, after reigning for 70 years, making her the UK’s longest-serving...

A Fresh New Look

A Fresh New Look

Josh McDaniel, Reporter August 31, 2022

As each year begins, Wakeland students are tasked with new beginnings: new classes, teachers, and classmates.  This year, students are also tasked with new furniture, providing a different look to the...

For the Grade-er Good

For the Grade-er Good

Addison Domino, Reporter August 30, 2022

With changes like new furniture and increased school security, change is all the rage this school year. One change in particular is the implementation of a new grading system. It has garnered mixed reviews...

Lennie the Wolverine

Lennie the Wolverine

Sayde Blanchette, Reporter August 24, 2022

Wolverines are usually the animal associated with Wakeland High School, but now guinea pigs have entered the mix. The Wakeland library recently adopted a guinea pig named Lennie.  “It was kind of...

Standards-based grading moving into district

Standards-based grading moving into district

Josh McDaniel, Reporter May 10, 2022

In the forthcoming years, Frisco ISD plans on implementing Standards-Based grading in all middle schools and high schools in the district.   Standards-based grading is a system that focuses on mastery...

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