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Eagle Brief/Uplifting Feb. 14 – 21

Freshman Allyson Linder, junior Hayden Turner, and sophomore Paula Noriega practice correct white balance settings on their cameras in their photojournalism class. Freshman Ethan Kern shot this photo, using equipment that allows him to click the shutter on the camera of his Microsoft Surface, which is mounted to his wheelchair. Teacher Wendy Medina helps Kern adjust the moveable arm on the chair that holds the device to position the lens exactly where Kern wants it. Then, Kern clicks the shutter when he sees what he wants in his photo. Last week, Feb. 18-Feb. 21, the class worked on taking photos in a variety of lighting situations.

February 21, 2020

  Be sure to check out this month's calendar to stay up to date with events: https://www.prosper-isd.net/Page/2#calendar1/20200221/month This week's Two Minute Drill highlights PHS Student Artwork, Cultural Fairs, and the 2020-2021 Zoning for Elementary and Middle Schools. Congratulation...

Students review benefits, drawbacks of Life 360, location-tracking apps

A student loads Life360 on their phone. As of 2018, 18 million families use Life 360.

Haley Medeiros, Social Media Director

February 20, 2020

With an increase in technology and the use of location-tracking software, apps like Life360 have made a full 180 impact in the world of family safety. At the end of 2018, Life360 reported nearly 18 million active users on the app. "I actually think it’s really convenient," sophomore Carrington...

Senioritis threatens lives of current seniors, moves on to juniors

Senior watches

Caroline Wilburn, Photographer and Reporter

February 18, 2020

With three months left of school, rates of Senioritis are at their highest, now even reaching new populations including current juniors, according to counselors.  “Senioritis, we see even in juniors when they start picking their classes. I feel like that's when it really starts,” counselor Cezann...

Uplifting Feb. 5 – 13

The girls soccer team celebrate their win on Feb. 7. The team went against the Allen Eagles and won 3-2. Allen was ranked #2 in the state.

Amanda Hare and Christi Norris

February 13, 2020

The girls soccer team beat Allen 3-2 on their Feb. 7 game. Final: Prosper 3 Allen 2. Eagles win! What. a. game. The girls responded to adversity over and over and over. #1 vs #2 definitely lived up to the hype. Great job ladies! Tonight’s match ball winner was Jordyn Herrera! #parabellum @PISD_...

Kobe Bryant’s accident impacts students

NBA fans universally felt abandoned after losing a  former player. Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna Bryant, passed away in a helicopter that crashed into hills in California Sunday morning.

Justin Hudson, Photographer

February 4, 2020

I am sorry for delivering this very sad news to you. When I first heard, I honestly thought it was a joke. Sunday morning the whole world went into shock as news of Kobe Bryant's death stumbled around news outlets. Kobe Bryant, one of basketball’s greatest players and most masterful scorers of a...

Uplifting Jan. 31 – Feb. 5

Prosper's Lady Eagle Golf team started their spring season. They competed agains Marcus High School. They competed  at the Vanessa Close Invitational.

Amanda Hare and Christi Norris

February 3, 2020

Prosper's Swim Team competed at their Regional competition on Jan. 31. Looking forward to seeing us compete in a few hours!!! https://t.co/nEaa4DlC8u — John M. Burdett (@JohnMBurdett) January 31, 2020 Prosper's Hope Squad hosts "Hope Week" for students to raise awareness about what they do...

Uplifting Jan. 25 – 30

The Prosper Varsity and Junior Varsity Wrestling won their Jaguar Invitational. LJ Richardson won the Outstanding Wrestler Award for the tournament. Audrey Walker also placed third at the Prestigious Coyote Classic.

Amanda Hare and Christi Norris

January 30, 2020

The PHS Wrestling team had seven students place at their Dual Meet. Congrats, @Eagle1Wrestling! @ProsperHS @EagleNationNews @ENO_PHS @PISD_Athletics pic.twitter.com/dNRpdZVYYH — John M. Burdett (@JohnMBurdett) January 26, 2020 The wrestling team won their last tournament. Proud weekend...

Humor – A teenager’s therapist of choice

A simple search for memes on 'World War III' allows for anyone to see how people are coping with the possibility of nuclear war. Photojournalist Gianna Ortner-Findlay captured one of the thousands of memes one could see to showcase how society is dealing with their fear. “By large, It seems like most people are really just trying to escape by kinda doing their own things,” counselor Bobby Storey said.

Gianna Ortner-Findlay, Reporter

January 29, 2020

Counselors examine students' responses to stress The world constantly changes or alters itself to be better prepared for the future, and does so by learning from the past. People are no different. A resistance against change, and a humans' ability to understand this change, resides at the center of being...

Uplifting – Jan 21 – Jan 24

Prosper girls soccer won their game against Keller on Jan. 18. They won with a score of 4-0. They will play McKinney next for their district opener.

Caleb Audia and Amanda Hare

January 24, 2020

Prosper High School athletes Maddie Cleary and Noah James are the December Athletes of the month and are being honored for their hard work. We are proud to honor two special student/athletes at PHS. Maddie Cleary & Noah James are the December Athletes of the Month! pic.twitter.com/53EpHeNkqE — P...

Rock Hill administrators hire faculty, prepare for new staff event

The front of Rock Hill High School stands in the midst of construction. Administrators have started hiring teachers for the new high school, including the football coach, counselors and assistant principals.

Haley Medeiros, Social Media Director

January 17, 2020

Rock Hill administration will host a meet-and-greet for newly-hired staff at Children's Health Stadium Wednesday, Jan. 22. More events for students and parents will follow later this spring and summer. The administration started the process of hiring staff for the new high school before the winter...

Leadership to implement social emotional activities

Cami Ward, Erika Barone, Haley Harig and Sadie Gonzales compliment each other during the first

Kennedy Wyles, Chief Operating Officer

January 17, 2020

In order to make stronger connections with each other and their teachers, the leadership students and Hope Squad members created their own social-emotional learning games to present to the faculty and staff. Every Monday, students will stay in their third- or seventh-period classes during Eagle Time...

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