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Students Move to Electronic Voting

Paige Baselice, Staff Writer

May 22, 2013

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Student elections have jumped off the paper train this year, and onto the up and coming electronic trend. The student body voted for 2013-14’s student council positions via iPad on Thursday, May 2, 2013. This is the second...

MISD Hosts First Function Academic Life Skills Prom

Chelcee Bester and Gina Williams, Staff Writer and Co-Editor

May 20, 2013

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The MISD Center of Performing Arts hosted a district-wide prom for the Function Academic Life Skills, or FALS, students on May, 18 2013 from 6-10 p.m. These students are hand picked from different classes based on how they...

Nine Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

Bethany Darwin, Co-Editor

April 26, 2013

Filed under News, Sports, Sports, Top Stories

A culmination of time, effort, and hard work paid off for nine senior athletes as they signed their national letters of intent on April 17. “From a coach’s standpoint, you are mostly proud of the student athletes,” head...

Senior Class Holds Prom Fashion Show Fundraiser

Marisa Peal, Staff Writer

April 17, 2013

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The Prom Fashion show is being held April 17th at 6:00 p.m. in the Summit commons. This, along with money raised during senior week, will determine the price of tickets, which go on sale in May. Over 40 girls and 25 boys signe...

Put It Down, Save a Life

Mariah Mercado and Bethany Darwin, Staff Writer and Co-Editor

February 26, 2013

Filed under News, Top Stories

The Put It Down, Save a Life program (previously known as The Every 15 Minutes Program) is designed to prevent individuals from drinking or texting while driving. “Put It Down, Save a Life is meant to raise awareness for...

iPad Distribution Begins

Camilla Nwokonko, Staff Writer

September 25, 2012

Filed under News, Top Stories

After weeks of anticipation for the new iPads as Summit watched from the sides at their friends from other districts with iPads, Summit has finally gotten its turn. iPad deployment began on Sept. 25. Principal Jimmy Neal said...

New Changes Brought to TCC Dual Credit Classes

Bethany Darwin, Co-Editor

September 18, 2012

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TCC dual credit classes for the 2012-13 school year experienced some rule changes to correspond with the new nine period schedule. Now that students have the same classes every day, all those taking TCC dual credit classes...

Students Adjust to New Rule Changes

Allyson Hibdon, Staff Writer

September 17, 2012

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The school year of 2012-2013 brought new rule changes to Summit High School. “We have less freedom,” junior Alesa Linyard said. “It’s definitely all work and no play with way more restrictions.” Shorter passing...

JROTC Holds Last Blood Drive of the Year

Bethany Darwin, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

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On May 24 ROTC will host the last blood drive of the year. It is the last opportunity the student body will have to give blood this year. “This is one way to give back to your community,” junior and Executive Officer Stephen...

Students Gear Up for AP Tests

Gina Williams, Staff Writer

May 9, 2012

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With Advanced Placement testing beginning on May 7 with the AP Psychology test, teachers and students alike have begun the final stages of preparing for the test that has loomed overhead all year. “I’ve been preparing my...

Student Headed to State UIL Meet

Bethany Darwin, Staff Writer

May 3, 2012

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Out of eleven students that went to the UIL regional competition, only one will be competing in the state meet in Austin May 21-23. “Finally after four years of hard work and disappointment, everything has paid off,” senior...

Seniors Unhappy With Ticket Limit

Kaylen Howard, Staff Writer

April 13, 2012

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Because of limited seating at the Center of Performing Arts, students will be handed a maximum of 9 tickets and 3 parking tickets on May 11 for graduation. The capacity of the Center of Performing Arts is 5360 and parking is...

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