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Fall drama is ‘Game of Tiaras’

October 6, 2015


Filed under A&E, News

When you play the Game of Tiaras, you either sparkle or die… mostly you die. Plot- The King divides his kingdom between his three daughters. To say the least a civil war breaks out amongst the kingdom. Style- It is done in the form of Game Of Thrones. NO ONE IS SAFE!!!! Characters-  The Disney princesse...

Senior checklist

Tehya Garcia, Writer

September 23, 2015


Filed under College and Career, News, Uncategorized

Senior year can be crazy and it will go by FAST! In order to keep you sane and on task here are some dates you need to know to get what you need done. September Know your top choice colleges Create a calendar of test registration deadlines, college application due dates, and financial aid application deadlines Meet with counselor if...

Futures Fair gives opportunity to meet college reps

Futures Fair gives opportunity to meet college reps

September 20, 2015


Filed under College and Career, News, Showcase

Futures fair is coming up ! Futures fair gives juniors and seniors an opportunity to start conversations with college admissions reps and to look at choices deciding what campuses to visit.  The date for Futures Fair are October 5 in the evening, and all day Tuesday, October 6. Over 100 colleges...

ACT Dates and Tips

ACT Dates and Tips

Tehya Garcia, Writer

September 20, 2015


Filed under College and Career, News

Taking the ACT is a critical step to your college admission and careers. Prep books can be found in the North Office, the CCC with Paschal, and the library. School isn’t the only place to prepare for the big test, there are many online ways to study. Paschal has recommended number2.com and the actu...

It’s school on at Heights

It’s school on at Heights

August 30, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Slideshows

The 1107 students and 150 faculty and staff at Wichita Heights High School have traded in the carefree days of summer for days filled with classes, practices, and routines. For the freshmen, the real lessons of the first two weeks was navigating the halls of Heights and adjusting to 95-minute classes. On...

Student Picture Day

August 28, 2015


Filed under News

Student pictures will be taken Wednesday, September 9. Packages will be only be printed for students paying at the time of photography. Payment can be made by cash, check, money order, or by credit card at mylifetouch.com (picture day ID BP115436YO).

MOCK Assembly

Shaianne Lewis

April 22, 2015


Filed under News

On Thursday April 9th during seminar Heights held a MOCK Assembly for all Juniors and Seniors. The event involved the demonstration of the effects of Driving Under the Influence through a staged DUI vehicle accident. The event started with the students over hearing a recorded argument between passengers in...

Science & The Teachers

Lamaj Wright

January 23, 2015


Filed under News

Science is defined as the intellectual and practical encompassing the systematic study of the structure and behavior of the physical and natural world through observation and experiment. It is a mouth full, but it can be interpreted in various ways. Talking to the teachers in the science hall really...

Homecoming Week

Shaianne Lewis

January 9, 2015


Filed under News

Monday is Favorite holiday so come dressed as a christmas tree, a halloween costume or even an easter bunny.Tuesday is tourist day, come dressed with your fanny pack and all. Also Girls/Boys Basketball vs. east is at 6:00/7:30.Wednesday is Generations day. Freshman are babies, Sophomores are kids, Ju...

Cadet Corp gets new leaders; summer activities

Tyler Olson

November 24, 2014


Filed under News

Falcon Group: Sierra Core, Commander Mariah Bohlken, Vice Commander Josue Sosa, Command Chief Master SGT. Dalton Ritter, Inspector General Red Squadron: Daisy Flores, Commander Janessa Emzen, First SGT. Black Squadron: Tyrico Burton, Commander Alejandro Curtis, First SGT. Operations Support Squadron: Patri...

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