Wildcat Tales

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Junior Class President Election

Nina Cairo, Staff Writer September 9, 2021

     Three ambitious Plano Senior students ran for Junior Class President and on Sept. 1, Jace Thomason came out victorious and was elected for the position.       “I’m looking forward...

Isabel Saldivars award winning photo titled Chlorine in bathtub series.

Student work wins gold medal

Tyler Luker, Co-Editor and Sports Editor September 26, 2019

     Out of 340,000 applicants in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards this past summer, there were 1,149 Gold Medal award winners and senior Isabel Saldivar was one of only 155 people that came...

Senior Ethan Pappas plays sack toss at last years Stay Day. (photo taken from Wildcat Tales Archives)

Some fixes to help make Stay Day more fun

Amelia Bautz, Staff Writer May 22, 2019

    Duck Week is an ongoing tradition to recognize and bring awareness to the campus’ environment and the life that lives in it.      “Duck Week is a long lasting tradition that we aspire...

PSHS 2014 graduate, Charles Kinders photo taken on the set of NCIS.

Former theater student stars in hit show ‘NCIS’

Avery Gregorash, A&E Editor February 21, 2019

Pursuing a career as an actor is a gamble, but with a lot of hard work some make it through and Charles Kinder, a 2014 PSHS grad, is one of those few. Kinder actively pursued theater and speech while...

Elise Hu broadcast reporting from Singapore for National Public Radio Station.

Elise Hu going live

Ethan Nguyen, Online editor-in-chief February 21, 2019

With the current political and social climate and the need for ethical reporters, a former alumni chose to step up and take on the role as a reporter for major news outlet, National Public Radio, NPR Elise...

A heartwarming letter from an elementary schooler can brighten
a high schooler’s day.

Pen Pals exchange letters elementary kids

Kaydin Robertson, A&E Editor February 15, 2018

      Kaylee Willman, a senior, and the president of the Pen Pal Program, has significantly grown her club in hopes of reviving the skill of letter writing, providing opportunities for mentorship...

The nominees pose for pictures by the pond.

Homecoming court nominees 2017

Regan Munstedt, Opinion Editor November 10, 2017

     The homecoming court of the 2017-2018 school year was made up of 11 students selected by their peers to represent them.   Austin Chambers- Homecoming King     “I was really...

Junior Ashlyn Hillyard places third in UIL State Cross Country meet

Ashlyn Hillyard places third in State Cross Country meet

Logan Badgett, Staff Writer November 6, 2017

    Junior Ashlyn Hillyard blew away the competition at the UIL 6A State Cross Country meet in Round Rock, coming in at third place with a time of 17 minutes and 25 seconds.     Under the...

Spongebob and Patrick  are a perfect example of photos one would not want an employer to see.

Inappropriate posts can turn off employers

Abrianna Bohn, Staff Writer October 26, 2017

Posting on social media can hurt a potential employee’s chances of getting a job when employers or administrators browse their social media. Almost 2.5 billion people around the globe own social media...

Who’s Who Class of 2017

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor January 13, 2017

The 29 Who’s Who nominees this year are definitely superb students who are most likely to be successful in life. Let us congratulate the following students: Blake Adams Navaz Alpaiwalla Charles...

Blair Baumann leads peers all across campus

Blair Baumann leads peers all across campus

Grace Tsichlis, Staff Writer December 20, 2016

    Senior Blair Baumann is a leader at Plano who strives to do well in everything she does in order to leave a positive mark on campus.     “I am one of the vice presidents for Spanish...

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