Raider Review

Preptober: authors prepare for National Novel Writing Month

Izabella Grimaldo, Staff Member

January 13, 2020

As November edges closer, writers everywhere are getting ready for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), but before they can do that, however, they must  go through the non-stop, hard-working period that is Preptober.  ...

Teachers with degree in Theatre teach other subjects

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

April 1, 2019

    There are many great teachers here who have degrees in theatre, but teach other subjects. English teacher Reina Johnson, for example, teaches senior English IV, but has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theater. ...

Acing the Game

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff

February 22, 2019

At the annual Iron Man volleyball tournament on Wednesday, the blue team, consisting of seniors Fernando Sanchez, Sam Gerlach, Zinedine De Leon, Ian Henigan, David Aussenhofer, Cino Sanchez, Josh Rodgers, Marcus Hendricks, and ...

AP test registration: concerns, reasons for change

Lydia Salgado, Editor

February 22, 2019

In light of the new year, College Board announced that Advanced Placement test registration will move from the spring semester to the fall semester, near the beginning of AP courses. With this change also comes the implementation o...

Culinary Class Compete in Cupcake Competition

Izabella Grimaldo and Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

February 12, 2019

Ready, set, bake! On Dec. 13, Mary Higby’s A3 Culinary 1 class competed in a Cupcake War where each team prepared, decorated, and submitted their cupcakes for evaluation to a panel of judges for a major grade. Five teams p...

HOSA wins 2018 nationals

Ethan Bowen, Staff Member

December 19, 2018

On June 25-28, the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) team won the parliamentary procedure event, a competition where mock business meetings are held and teams from around the nation compete by following a set of gu...

Varsity Football ends season with third loss against Highland Park

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

December 11, 2018

  As of Nov. 8, the varsity football team ended the season with a perfect 10-0 record and are district champions. This is the team's fourth year having this title meaning they won 40 consecutive regular season games.    ...

Students respond to midterm election results

Isabel Balabuch, Staff Member

November 8, 2018

The fervent, nationally spectated race toward Texas’ seat in the U.S. senate ended on Nov. 6 with incumbent senator Republican Ted Cruz reaching the finish line only slightly ahead of challenger Democratic candidate Beto O’R...

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