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Our New Reality

Our New Reality

Kasra Kolyaei, ENN Staff

April 24, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Last weekend a threat was made against Lake Ridge High School. It was thoroughly investigated and found to be just a rumor. As a response to the threat, security was heightened and teachers and staff were actively monitoring students in the halls.  Alex Nguyen, Junior, felt the response was justified...

A Magical Trip Yet To Come

A Magical Trip Yet To Come

Ashton Blackwell, ENN Staff

April 10, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Lake Ridge's Choir has big plans within the next few weeks, to take on the "happiest place on earth". Disney World awaits Lake Ridge's most talented voices, as they prepare for their over one thousand mile journey to every child's dream land. Occurring every four-years, the planning and anticipation...

Competition from a Different Perspective

Competition from a Different Perspective

Kasra Kolyaei, ENN Staff

April 2, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

The day is slowly creeping up on them. The competition that all the UIL teams have prepared for is only a few short days away. Over the past few months, the students have been working relentlessly in order to learn and memorize all the material. However, they aren't the only ones on the team that are...

A Picture Speaks A Thousand Words

A Picture Speaks A Thousand Words

Jessica Varela, ENN Staff

March 29, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Art is not only what you see, but what you make others see in your piece. It can create a deeper meaning for not only artists themselves but those who can relate to the artwork created. Twelve individuals did just that. About a 120 students from Lake Ridge created an original design that was implemented to compete in the regional competition against other schools. A jurur then evaluated thei...

Student Survives Death

Student Survives Death

Ashton Blackwell, ENN Staff

March 23, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

On January 19th, a thirteen year old boy collapsed among his classmates at Danny Jones, and fell completely unresponsive. He was considered dead for five minutes. Eighth grader Jeffrey Cotton remained unconscious while his coaches rushed to save his life. As a middle school coach, the last thing any...

Obsession and Compulsion

Obsession and Compulsion

March 9, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD for short, is an anxiety disorder in which people have recurring, unwanted thoughts that make them feel driven to do something repetitively. People suffering from OCD perceive, and often overestimate the threat of the intrusive thoughts. This in turn leads to an...

Best and Worst Things to Do for AP Testing

Best and Worst Things to Do for AP Testing

Jaime Zuniga, Enn Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

It may seem far now, but AP testing is in just two months. AP tests decide whether or not students will earn college credit for taking their AP class. Some students have been studying for the AP exam since the first day of school, while others have been more relaxed about it. Whether or not you've been...

TCC vs. AP Classes

TCC vs. AP Classes

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

March 6, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

MISD collaborated with Tarrant County College (TCC) for the dual credit option for many years. It allows you to receive definite college credit in high school when you pass the class. With a number of TCC classes being offered at Lake Ridge, students can apply for them in hopes of getting credit for...

Academic Decathlon: The Road to State

Academic Decathlon: The Road to State

February 27, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Months of intense preparation and dedication led up to this moment. Countless hours of studying and sleepless nights spent reviewing have helped bring them to where they are now. The Lake Ridge High School Academic Decathlon team has advanced all the way to the All-State competition, where they will...

Lake Ridge’s Own Black History Celebration

Lake Ridge’s Own Black History Celebration

Sydney Ferguson, ENN Staff

February 27, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Black History Month is meant to be a month long celebration of the achievements and contributions of African-Americans, as well as a time to acknowledge their struggles. In the past, Lake Ridge’s method of participating was mentioning a fact about a black historical figure on the announcements. In...

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