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FFA heads to state in four contests

FFA heads to state in four contests

Meredith Hay

April 19, 2018


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Farm Business Management:  District Champion, Area Champions, Advancing to State Mason Koons 2nd  High Point Individual in Area Christopher Graham 3rd High Point Individual in Area Rachel Liles 8th High Point Individual in Area Callie Dugger 13th High Point Individual in Area Livestock Evaluat...

UIL Regional results in

UIL Regional results in

Isabella Abraham, Copy Editor

April 19, 2018


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Neha Madhira placed 2nd in News Writing and is headed to UIL State (coach – Lori Oglesbee) Isabella Abraham placed 2nd in Headline Writing and is headed to UIL State (coach – Lori Oglesbee) Kaleb Simes placed 3rd in LD Debate and is headed to UIL State (coach – Seth Phillips) Alec Antonakakis pl...

Prosper on track to win Lone Star Cup

Prosper on track to win Lone Star Cup

Isabella Abraham, Copy Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

UIL awards the Lone Star Cup annually to one high school in each of the six classifications (1A, 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A, and 6A) to honor the best overall athletic and academic programs in Texas, according to performance in district and state competitions. So far, Prosper accumulated 56 points, making it...

UIL One-Act Play advances to state

UIL One-Act Play advances to state

Mariana Pena, Reporter

April 19, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, News, Showcase

For the first time in six years, the theater program has advanced to State in One-Act Play UIL competitions. “We’ve gone past [five] rounds now, and at Region we competed against Red Oak, Waxahachie, Newman Smith, and the Colony,” cast member Emily Keegan-Wolf said. “[We’ve been] compe...

Golf wins fourth consecutive District Championship

Golf wins fourth consecutive District Championship

Patrick Mann, Writer

April 12, 2018


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The golf team competed Monday and Wednesday this week and had a great showing, placing 1st and 3rd as a team. Multiple people placed in the top ten individually. Junior Marco Punzo placed 2nd overall with 69 on the first day and a 77 the second day. Junior Drew Thompson placed 3rd overall shooting,...

GT American Studies class opens to juniors next year

GT American Studies class opens to juniors next year

Mariana Pena, Reporter

April 10, 2018


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Juniors enrolled in the Gifted and Talented program can take the new American studies course starting next year. “The idea behind American Studies is that it’s taking a look at American History and American Literature, but using the backbone of the AP US History and AP English III courses fro...

Choir holds clinic to prepare for UIL competition

Choir holds clinic to prepare for UIL competition

Delaney Butler

April 10, 2018


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The choir program competed at UIL Concert and Sight Reading last week with four different groups. Junior Varsity Treble Chorale and Varsity Treble performed Wednesday, April 4, Varsity Tenor/Bass Chorale performed Thursday, April 5, and Varsity Mixed performed Friday, April 6 at Frisco Heritage High...

Staff members win international awards

Staff members win international awards

Patrick Mann, Reporter

April 10, 2018


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Quill and Scroll International Journalism Honor Society recognized three EagleNationOnline.com staff members with Gold Keys. A total of 2,065 entries were submitted in all divisions, with a total of 321 individual student winners. These students are now eligible for scholarships their senior years. ...

Health Science, CNA to combine next year

Health Science, CNA to combine next year

Mariana Pena, Reporter

April 2, 2018


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Health Science and CNA (a course to become a Certified Nurse’s Assistant), two courses that have been separate in the past, will combine and be taken in two semesters, beginning next year. “CNA was a full year, and we did the book and went to the nursing home, and Health Science did a lot of...

Marino provides free Prom clothes to students

Marino provides free Prom clothes to students

Morgan Harris, Reporter

April 1, 2018


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Nurse Susan Marino hosts the Prom Shop for students to find free clothes, shoes and accessories to wear to prom. “Prom shop is the opportunity for young men and women to come in and browse through gently used suits, gowns, accessories that they may need for prom,” Marino said. “We all know prom...

UIL academic sets record with 784 points

Haley Stack, Reporter

March 28, 2018


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Last week students competed in UIL academics and placed 1st in the meet. Together the teams scored 784 points, setting a new record for Prosper ISD. Placing as district champions were the journalism team, speech/debate/oral interpretation, and one act advanced to bi-districts. The results fo...

Speech team racks up major points at UIL District

Speech team racks up major points at UIL District

Mariana Pena, Reporter

March 28, 2018


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Prosper won Top Speech Team at UIL Districts on Friday, March 23. The team had a total of 211 points with a 135-point lead. The top three participants in each event will go on to UIL Regionals. Informative Speaking 1st place - Bryan Derebery 5th place - Grace Yochem Persuasive Speaking 1st place - Hunter Jorda...

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