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Seren Lind ’19

Seren Lind ’19

January 10, 2017

“We’ve been doing the musical since October or November. We’ve had after school rehearsal for the past two weeks for about four hours each day, and then on Saturday we had about a nine hour rehearsal. ...

Michael Le ’17

Michael Le ’17

December 6, 2016

   “I make 3D origami or modular origami sculptures. They usually take somewhere between two and 20 hours to make a single sculpture. I mostly make them for fun and make them but along the way...

Amy Ma ’19

Amy Ma ’19

December 2, 2016

(Amy Ma ‘19 is a member of the swim team. The team will compete in Districts on Jan. 27.) “As a team we’ve done really well. We won the Aggieland meet, and that’s a really big meet because teams...

Lucas Madden ’17

Lucas Madden ’17

November 9, 2016

“We are just doing a lot of team work right now, running through drills and plays, making sure we all know what’s going on. I am very excited; I think we’re going to have a great season. We’re hopefully going to go far in p...

Adrian Day ’17 Visits Godparents in Spain

Adrian Day ’17 Visits Godparents in Spain

November 3, 2016

Last year, Adrian Day ‘17 received a phone call that opened up an opportunity for full cultural immersion. The call was from his godparents, who live in Spain, offering to host him for a year. Having ...

McKenna Lindley ’18

McKenna Lindley ’18

November 1, 2016

"We are still working on some things but it’s going to be a good season. We are going to work together and use all of our strengths to win.” ...

Sean Solomon ’19

Sean Solomon ’19

October 25, 2016

"My favorite subject in school is football because I play with my friends and I like the coaches because they’re nice. I help out at the football games -- I’m the ball boy so I give the ball to the ref. ...

Sonya Swami ’20

Sonya Swami ’20

October 20, 2016

"When I first got the Region music in May, I stared at it in disbelief. It was not the Region music I was used to from middle school. There were notes and techniques I had never seen before and I had second thoughts about doing Reg...

Samantha Tarafdar ’18

Samantha Tarafdar ’18

October 18, 2016

“It’s very difficult to balance your school life when you have two children at home. I mean, they aren’t really my children, but it feels that way sometimes. I have to take care of my niece and nephew ev...

Benedikt Herold ’18

Benedikt Herold ’18

October 14, 2016

(Benedikt Herold ‘18 is an International Student from Austria.) “In Austria, the weather is cooler so it’s not so hot, like Texas. There are more mountains, and the cities are smaller. There’s mor...

Lillian Young ’18

Lillian Young ’18

October 13, 2016

"Most of the bassists who made All Region last year graduated or switched regions, so I have no idea about my competition. I’m used to knowing the majority of the bassists who make it, and this year I...

Jack Mattson ’18

Jack Mattson ’18

October 6, 2016

“I was so happy when I saw my name next to the role of Dauntless on the cast list. It took a lot of hard work to prepare for my audition. I had to prepare a monologue and a song called “Agony” from Into The Woods. ...