Wildcat Tales

School during the Coronavirus steps up sanitation

Students wear masks and social-distance while in the classroom.
The school sets strict safety protocols for in-school students.
October 2, 2020

     After a long four weeks of online learning, some students are returning to school, and with health the highest priority, the district has created some regulations to make students and staff feel...

MLK Diversity Day Celebration returns for another year

Students singing and celebrating diversity at the MLK Diversity Day.
Myrtle Hightower tradition lives on nearly 30 years later
February 13, 2020

     The 33rd annual MLK Diversity Day Celebration marked another year of the district’s message of acceptance.      The celebration was started in 1988 by Myrtle Hightower, a counselor...

Speech and debate bring home success to represent Plano

The team competed at the Texas Forensic Association Qualifying Tournament
December 18, 2019

     The school’s speech and debate teams competed in the Texas Forensic Association (TFA) Qualifying Tournament, held at the UT Austin campus, where the successful team scored new additions to...

Theatre students bring pride to Plano

Three Plano students performed at National Texas Auditions
December 18, 2019

    Out of the hundreds of students that went to the National Texas Auditions to perform in front of several colleges, three of those students came from our theatre department.     Once the...

Journey of Hope helps families going through loss

Nick Reed donating to the Journey of Hope with STUCO member Devina Setino.
Students collect loose change to donate towards grief support of those who lost a loved one
December 17, 2019

     Students and staff alike have rallied together to support Journey of Hope, a grief support group co-founded by counselor Mark Hundley.      Journey of Hope was created in 1998 by Hundley...

Music Corporation brings jazz to life on stage

Music Corporation posing in their fancy attire to promote their jazz concert.
Jazz Without Elephants wows audience
December 17, 2019

     Music Corporation performed this year’s rendition of the annual fall show, Jazz Without Elephants, before an auditorium of students and parents.       In choir, elephants are synonymous...

Annual orchestra concerts brings a world of holiday cheer

Musicians congregate in the gym ready to display their talents in front of a huge audience.
Cluster concert serves to bond students of all feeder schools
December 16, 2019

     The orchestra held an exciting performance at their annual cluster concert on Dec. 7 alongside the orchestras of each of the feeder schools.       “We’ve been preparing for this...

Madrigal Dinner fast approaching

Madrigal dinners contain plenty of singing, acting and entertainment in order to keep their audience attention throughout the whole night.
Long held choir tradition brings excitement and anticipation.
November 15, 2019

     The choir’s annual Madrigal Dinner, a Medieval themed dinner and show, is arriving soon in the cafeteria on Dec. 6-7.      Madrigal Dinner is not the average choir concert. Guests sit...

Collin College reaches out to high school seniors

Delta sigma theta leader excites the audience with new opportunity
Delta sigma theta sorority hosts a youth program to help students navigate college.
November 14, 2019

The Collin County Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is hosting an annual event called Teen Summit 2019 held on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10a.m. to 3p.m. at the Collin College Preston...

MaCabaret night wows crowd once again

Theater students participating in a group performance to combine their talents.
Spooky performance brings fun and good times for all.
November 14, 2019

   MaCabaret Night, held on Oct. 25 and 26 by students in the musical theater class to raise money for upcoming performances, was a whirlwind of preparations, but the theater students were able to bring...

Debate swings into victory

Students pose with their winnings after placing in both the Blue and Orange tournaments.
The debate team makes an impact at their swing tournament San Angelo.
November 13, 2019

Debate performed well in the San Angelo Speech and Debate Swing Tournament on Nov. 1-2 which featured a two in one competition. “A swing is where two tournaments happen in one weekend at the same...

Theatre play takes flight

Senior Max Rose playing John, junior Logan Ramsey playing Michael and Reuben Kendrick playing Tom in the opening act of the play. (photo by Carolyn Diaz)
Wendy and Peter Pan astonishes audiences.
October 22, 2019

Wendy and Peter Pan premiered from Oct. 10 - 13, standing as the theater department’s very first play of the 2019-2020 school year. The play revolves around the story of how Wendy first met Peter...

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