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Lasting Impression

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

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 causes these scenarios. This is one of the U.S leading causes for teenage death.     In fear of MISD students being placed in this setting. Put it down, save life works with seniors and ...

AcaDec takes third at state

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

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. After preparing throughout this school year the team placed third, which allowed each student to receive $500 in scholarship money.       “I'm most proud of our perfect super quiz score and finishing 3rd in the st...

Moving On

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

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 El Paso where it will compete over the weekend. Members will test in speech, interview, essay, written comprehensive exams, and super quiz. The team heads into the event, ranked fifth after setting a school record with ...

Taylor takes top job permanently

Taylor takes top job permanently

Imani Bingham, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016

Summit may have a new principal, but it’s a familiar face that’s taken on the role. On Oct. 28, interim principal Todd Taylor became the school’s permanent leader. ...

Crafty Fundraiser

Crafty Fundraiser

Kaytlin Wheeler, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Amazing people, great food, and lots of fun - all of these things and more are what the student band tries to offer at the annual Craft Fest.   The event, scheduled for Saturday, allo...

Tough choices

Kaitlyn Trevey, Staff Writer

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 Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. This election has been really big given the status of both Clinton and Trump. However, while most people claim to be paying attention to pretty much everything that goes on wi...

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Jags make college choices official

December 4, 2015

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 Roberson, Xariah William and Deja Smith signed national letters of intent for college scholarships.   Walker signed with Texas Tech University for a full-ride scholarship for track. Roberson is h...

Unbeaten Jags head into key matchup against Lake Ridge

Unbeaten Jags head into key matchup against Lake Ridge

October 29, 2015

  At 8-0, the varsity football team is enjoying one of its most successful seasons ever. The Jaguars are now headed into one of their biggest games. They will face...

Spring Signing Day

Makaela McCoy, Staff Writer

May 22, 2015

With high school coming to an end, seniors are beginning their journey to college. On May 19th, six athletes decided to take their education further and sign to the university of their choice based on their sports. With family and friends gathered around and supporting the athletes, Arianna Baker signed to Oklahoma State University, Nia Jackson signed to Tarleton in...

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How Important Are Our Annual Standardized Tests?

Kevin Booza, Staff Writer

January 22, 2015

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,...

Asa Rice, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

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,...

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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Josh Martella, Editor

September 2, 2014

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.

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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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

September 12, 2017

My name is Aaron Saldana, and I am part of the 2017-2018 Summit newspaper. I am a junior, who has many interests and hobbies. I play on the Summit baseball team, but I also am...

Victoria Ochoa

September 12, 2017

Yasmine Muhammad

September 12, 2017

Alec Medford

September 12, 2017

Asa Rice, Staff Writer

May 21, 2015

On May 14th, 15th, and 16th four Mansfield Summit Track and Field athletes competed in the Texas 5A State Meet at the University of Texas in Austin. Being in one of the most...

Student Signings

February 9, 2015

Playoff Preview: Football vs. Tyler

November 17, 2014

Playoff Preview: Football vs. Spruce

November 12, 2014

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Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017

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 ...

Crafty Fundraiser

Crafty Fundraiser

November 7, 2016

Amazing people, great food, and lots of fun - all of these things and more are what the student band tries to offer at the annual Craft Fest.   ...

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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.