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Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Duenwald

Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Duenwald

Avery Necciai, Reporter November 9, 2022

Across the hallways of Wakeland High School teachers and staff spend their days focusing on educating their students; learning about the children that occupy their classrooms.  After the continuous hours...

Teacher of the Week: Ms. Mumford

Teacher of the Week: Ms. Mumford

Rachel Dickerson, Reporter September 14, 2022

It isn’t hard to notice all the new faces walking the halls of Wakeland High School this year, and that’s not just because of the larger freshmen class. Wakeland recently hired 35 new teachers for...

New Add-ition To The Staff

New Add-ition To The Staff

Josh McDaniel, Reporter September 13, 2022

Change is abundant at Wakeland this year, with new furniture, teachers, students, and a new associate principal, Mrs. Addo. Mrs. Addo was born and raised in the Caribbean island of Dominica before being...

Woman Behind the Camera

Woman Behind the Camera

Addison Domino, Reporter May 13, 2022

Passionate, supportive, dedicated. Ms. Wiemann, the woman behind Wakeland High School’s award-winning broadcast program, WIN-TV, serves as a beacon of encouragement and hope for students across campus. “I...

Biology with Burke

Biology with Burke

Taylor Garten, Reporter May 10, 2022

Teaching biology in schools around Texas has been life for Mr. Burke for the last 22 years.  “Teaching middle school helped me prepare for the way high school students act,” Burke said. The job...

More than Math - Meet Mrs. Greene

More than Math – Meet Mrs. Greene

Madeline Williams, Reporter May 10, 2022

It takes a very special teacher to make a lasting impact on their students’ school and personal lives, and Mrs. Greene is one of them.  She has been a teacher for 13 years, and all of those years,...

Mrs. Kim provides chemistry students with assurance

Mrs. Kim provides chemistry students with assurance

Josh McDaniel, Reporter May 10, 2022

During the fall semester, chemistry students faced an abrupt change when their teacher left. “I was a little worried because my chemistry teacher that I had for the whole first semester was now gone. ...

Praise for Popoff

Praise for Popoff

Liana Tuck, Reporter May 4, 2022

When it comes to dancing, hard work outweighs talent immensely in the long run. Caroline Popoff, the assistant director of the Wakeland Legacy Line and Dance I, II, and III teacher for the last two years...

Creating environment of passion, support

Creating environment of passion, support

Rachel Dickerson, Reporter May 3, 2022

With 18 years dedicated to helping students, and eight years specifically focused on Wakeland High School, Ms. O’Hara is a teaching veteran who is truly committed to helping her students as much and...

Lights! Camera! Dalfonzo!

Lights! Camera! Dalfonzo!

Jorge Zafrilla, Reporter May 2, 2022

The fierce passion for theater arts and performance takes form in Wakeland’s lead theater teacher Jonette Dalfonzo. Dalfonzo has been passionate about the performing arts since she was a child. She would...

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