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Lasting Impression

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

Screams and cries fill the air. What used to be the road is now a blur of glass and blood. The air is heavy due to the lack of breathing. Distracted driving and drunk driving cause...

April 25, 2017

AcaDec takes third at state

April 12, 2017

Thirty seven medals and more $7,000 worth of scholarship money was gained at the 5A Academic Decathlon State Competition in El Paso By the AcaDec team. ...

Moving On

February 21, 2017

After piling up 31 medals in the regional round, the Acadec team is headed back to state. The team will enjoy a sendoff on Thursday before heading to E...

Tough choices

November 4, 2016

Election day is fast approaching and some students will get to have their first chance to vote. For this election the main two candidates are Republican D...

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Multimedia

F.R.O.G. Week kicks off Thursday

F.R.O.G. Week kicks off Thursday

The schedule may be a bit different, but the goal is the same. Because of the early release day next week, F.R.O.G Week, which stands for Friends Reaching Out and Giving,...

February 16, 2016

Is Standardized Testing Really That Important?

Is Standardized Testing Really That Important?

May 29, 2014

The importance of standardized testing in schools around the U.S. is quite immense. Everything that a student learns throughout the year is supposed to...

Getting Around the Cost of College

April 25, 2014

High school is a usually a very amusing, interesting, and life-developing experience. Every year, new students come and old students go. And those old...

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Opinion

How Important Are Our Annual Standardized Tests?

How Important Are Our Annual Standardized Tests?

Kevin Booza, Staff Writer

Each year high school students take a standardized test ranging from careers in the military to practice SATs. These tests can prepare students for their imminent futures,...

January 22, 2015

Resorting to Violence

Asa Rice, Staff Writer

In the world we live in today, most people automatically resort to violence when confronted with any type of conflict. Almost every day, we see terrorist attacks, rioting,...

December 11, 2014

Are Class Rings Worth the Money?

December 4, 2014

At the beginning of a student’s junior year, they are given the option to buy a class ring. They generally range from $200-$400, and symbolize a student’s...

Christians and a Common Moral Debate

October 30, 2014

Christianity is the predominant religion in the United States. The bible forbids multiple items that we use everyday. Today, it seems that some Christians...

Should Sex Ed Be Taught In Schools?

October 29, 2014

Sexual Education is an important subject within our society. In Texas alone, 76,400 adolescent girls are impregnated every year. In order to decrease that...

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MyBlogs

New Ride Shows Lack of Interest in Original Park

Josh Martella, Editor

It has been over six years since Six Flags Over Texas has had a true new roller coaster, and it will be at least another year until it does.

September 2, 2014

College Season Starts With Rare Strong Schedule

October 20, 2011

Cooking Up Some Great Relationships

Cooking Up Some Great Relationships

October 1, 2010

Michigan, Notre Dame Cap Great Second Week of College Football

September 15, 2010

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Video

How We Remember 9/11

The tenth anniversary of 9/11 is this Sunday. How Summit students and teachers remember that day and how they wish future generations remember it.

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Slideshow

Recent Posts

Lasting Impression

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

Screams and cries fill the air. What used to be the road is now a blur of glass and blood. The air is heavy due to the lack of breathing. Distracted driving and drunk driving cause...

April 25, 2017

AcaDec takes third at state

April 12, 2017

Celebrating Black History Month

February 24, 2017

Moving On

February 21, 2017

Sports

Jags make college choices official

By Vin Nguyen Staff Writer Before the break, four  athletes had the honor of taking they next step in securing their future. On Nov. 11, Ivone Walker, Medric Rober...

December 4, 2015

Unbeaten Jags head into key matchup against Lake Ridge

Unbeaten Jags head into key matchup against Lake Ridge

October 29, 2015

Spring Signing Day

May 22, 2015

State Track Accomplishments

May 21, 2015

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Features

Celebrating Black History Month

Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

In honor of Black History Month, I have decided to dedicate each week to a different African American athlete of the modern era. Week 1: Gabby Douglas Gabrielle Douglas ...

February 24, 2017

Tough choices

November 4, 2016

Election day is fast approaching and some students will get to have their first chance to vote. For this election the main two candidates are Republican D...

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  • Students swap old iPads for mini versions

    Hello iPad Minis and goodbye iPad 2s. The new iPad Mini's have recently been distributed to students these past two weeks. The switch from iPad 2...

  • Here in the Future

    Here in the Future

  • The Dark Side of Technology

    Not too long ago, social networking wasn’t important, but between Twitter, Snapchat, and Facebook, it has become extremely prevalent in today’s so...

  • If I Stay

    The movie If I Stay, based on the best-selling novel by Gayle Forman, was released Aug. 22. It's based around the life of 17-year-old Mia Hall who is...

  • Young-Adult Faceoff

    Divergent is an action and adventure film that includes supernatural conflicts and ideas one could consider similar to The Hunger Games. To set the co...

  • Sports Page Gets a New Look

    If you click on the Sports tab above in the menu bar, you might see something different than what you were expecting. The Sports page is now filled wi...

  • Band Booster Craftfest

    Craftfest is on Nov 9th in the Summit High School Band Hall and throughout the school. Craftfest is an event where a individual people come and se...

  • Homecoming King and Queen

    Last week, students participated in Homecoming, a high school tradition popular especially in the South. The week was filled with dress up days, mums,...

  • Hallway Runway

    Trying to look the best we can in high school can potentially prepare us for the future that lies ahead. By caring about our appearance, we may gain r...

  • Ashley SantaMaria

    Shirt: a friends Shorts: Thrifted Leggings: Forever 21 Biker Boots: Forever 21 Cardigan: American Eagle   Ashley is pulling off...

The School Newspaper of Mansfield Summit High School.
The School Newspaper of Mansfield Summit High School.