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The Jack of All Trades

Photo Credit: Emily Rosales
January 30, 2019

For someone who did not show interest in being a teacher when he was younger, teaching three different subjects marks a significant change in his passion for teaching. Brandon Austin, AP European History...

Finally, Round Four!

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January 24, 2019

People ask, “What kind of legacy do you want to leave behind?” or “How do you want people to remember you?” It's safe to say Lexi Taggart, sophomore, and Brandon Gentry, senior, will no longer...

Do You Suffer from Glossophobia?

Student speaking to a class while not making eye contact. Taken by Lilly Dunn.
December 6, 2018

Gl-glossoph-phobia: The fear of public speaking. Public speech is the art of delivering dialogue to an audience of listeners. For many people, this causes a nerve-wracking feeling throughout their body...

Half a Hanukkah

Photo Credit: Bryant Daniels
December 6, 2018

The menorah is lit each night and dreidels spun by the children are falling off the tables and to the floor. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrating the burning of the candle for eight days straight....

What Teachers are Thankful for

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November 7, 2018

While Christmas is just around the corner, your Lake Ridge teachers are filled with gratitude during this Thanksgiving holiday. From being a part of the Lake Ridge nest to going home to their spouses...

Día de los Muertos

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October 30, 2018

Día de los muertos es una fiesta celebrada en Noviembre primero y segundo. ¿Tu no comprendes? Day of the Dead is a holiday celebrated on November first and second primarily by Spanish cultures. It is...

Kristi Canon: Triangulating Texas

Kristi Canon teaching her Yearbook class, is excited to be at Lake Ridge.
August 24, 2018

More than 30 students listen intently to Kristi Canon's instructions as the fragrant small of Scentsy Air Freshener fills room E-131. Other classes in the school are being lectured about monotonous classroom...

Billy Williams: A Head Start to New Beginnings

Billy Williams: A Head Start to New Beginnings
May 8, 2018

Decisions shape one’s everyday life. While some of these have short term affects, other choices can change the course of a person’s life. Outcomes are more than often unknown and this may prompt fear...

Mending Broken Pieces

Mending Broken Pieces
May 8, 2018

There is a person in every story and a story in every person. For one particular student, her story would look different if it wasn't for her faith. Starting at a young age, Sophomore, Macie Torres, dealt...

Behind the Equations

Courtesy of Robin Wetter
May 8, 2018

Mathematics is a difficult subject for many students to understand, especially with its in depth lessons, such as algebra and trigonometry. However, some teachers choose to go beyond just understanding...

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