Eagle Brief: Dec. 20 – 31

Students go on winter break


Amanda Hare

In front of the auditorium, a display of “Santa’s Bakery” sits. The school has winter break from Dec. 20 to 31. Then, students will return to school on Wednseday, Jan. 5.

Amanda Hare and Alyssa Clark

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Junior Pearson Catchpole walks on stage to introduce the audience to the Chorale Choir. “It’s a great turnout tonight,” Catchpole said before the concert, “we’re excited to to have this Christmas Concert just to bring everybody together, and create just a cohesive community with all these people around you. It’s a great time.” (Christian Alfano)

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Eagle Update


  • Winter break will occur with no school from Monday, Dec. 20 to Friday, Dec. 31.
  • Varsity basketball will play McKinney home Tuesday, Dec. 21.
  • Varsity boys basketball will play Lovejoy away Tuesday, Dec. 28, at 9 a.m.
  • Varsity girls basketball will play Denton away Tuesday, Dec. 28, at 3 p.m.
  • Varsity boys basketball will play Frisco Reedy away Tuesday, Dec. 28, at 3 p.m.
  • Varsity boys basketball will play Plano West away Wednesday, Dec. 29, at 1:30 p.m.
  • Varsity boys basketball will play Sachse away Wednesday, Dec. 29, at 6 p.m.
  • Varsity girls soccer will play Wakeland home Friday, Dec. 31, at 2 p.m.
  • Varsity wrestling will compete in the Texas Outlaw away Saturday, Jan. 1.


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