Mr. Del Bosque

Alexis Flora, Joch Saft, and Jasmine Garcia

April 27, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SPOTLIGHT, TEACHER FEATURE

Mr. Del Bosque is the assistant principal at Forbes Middle School who was just promoted to  principal for the 2018-2019 school year. Mr. Del Bosque’s new position was announced on April 18, 2018 during a faculty meeting. He will replace our interim principal Mrs.Haynes effective June 1st. Mr. Del...

Forbes Middle School Upcoming Field Trips

Forbes Middle School Upcoming Field Trips

Mila Jimenez, Jazmin Iruegas, Denise Johns, and Jaedon LaCroix

April 27, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT

  The 2017-2018 school year is coming to and end, and with that ending comes long awaited field trips. Students of all grades will go to various amusement parks for the day and take a very needed break from their schoolwork and responsibilities. The students will spend the field trip days at pa...

Reunion Ranch

Reunion Ranch

Kimberly Salazar, Ariana Suyo, and Joseph Dovey

April 27, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SPOTLIGHT

Reunion Ranch has been hosting fields trip for 31 years and now 7th grade will be having a fun-filled field trip at Reunion Ranch. This year 7th grade is taking a field trip to Reunion Ranch on May 30th. Reunion Ranch is a 34.5-acre venue located in Georgetown’s beautiful country. It’s open air and...

Earth Day

Earth Day

Jaylee Schovajsa, Bailey Blough, Grace Remley, and Jackson Boccella

April 13, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT FEATURES

Earth Day originated in the United States of America.The purpose of Earth Day was to spend a whole day focused on our environment and to learn how to take care of it. We celebrate the anniversary of Earth Day on April 22. The very first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22, 1970. Earth Day was s...

Save the Earth

Save the Earth

Hannah Doerr, Alexis Flora, and Kimberly Salazar

April 13, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT

On April 22, people all over the world will come together to celebrate and make an impact on our planet for Earth Day. The first Earth Day was founded by Gaylord Nelson in 1970 after the damage of the Santa Barbara oil spill in California. Nelson and his staff of 85 were able to bring together 20 ...

Autonomous Cars

Autonomous Cars

Ariana Suyo

April 13, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, TECH REVIEW

Driver-less cars are something people have been imagining for years and they are already on the road in many states! Although it seems like a new idea, the first attempt at making an autonomous car was in 1961 by William Bertelsen. It was forgotten for decades until Google tried to recreate it and shocke...

NFL Draft

NFL Draft

Boston Thorpe, Joshua Saft, Landon Chinnis, and Skyler wright

April 13, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPORTS

The NFL Draft is going to be held in Arlington TX the weekend of April 26-28. All 32 NFL teams will be participating in the 7 round selection of hopeful college athletes. The draft selection order is based on the teams’ standing after the 2017 season. The top 15 predicted selections are,first cleve...

National Women’s Month

National Women’s Month

Jaina Brady and Katelynn Simon

April 13, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS

In 1987 Congress declared March as National Women’s Month to celebrate women’s contributions to our nation throughout history. Women’s History Month started because of a school district in Sonoma, California in 1978. The district celebrated International Women’s Day with a weeklong celebr...

Spring Break

Spring Break

Brenden Cook, Avery Aldaco, and Marissa Espinoza

March 22, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT

There are many things that kids and parents like to do for fun over Spring Break. Most of these things could be expensive like resort hotels or amusement parks. And some could be without spending a dime like staying at home. Spring Break started  in 1986, in Daytona Beach, Florida when MTV launched i...

Therapy Animals

Therapy Animals

Nancy Treto, Kamila Jimenez, and Landry Clayton

March 21, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT FEATURES

Therapy animals can help people in many ways. They can ease anxiety, help people walk, even help people live their daily lives, but something that many animals can’t do is control themselves on planes. There have been several cases of animals lashing out on people resulting in permanent scars, biting and ...

Whole Foods

Whole Foods

Bailey Blough, Maria Guzman, Kaitlyn Compton, and Lathan Davis

March 21, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT FEATURES

Whole Foods is going to be delivering groceries to businesses and homes in the community and  building a store in Georgetown TX. All  of these changes will be happening during the next few this years. The first Whole Foods store opened in Austin on September  1980 after John Mackey and Renee Lawso...

Passing Gun Laws

Passing Gun Laws

Hope Garcia, Tanner Rosenbaum, Izaac Huzair, and Cane Green

March 20, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT FEATURES

Douglas High School students and teachers are having trouble making changes to their existing gun laws. A man went into a Douglas High School and killed 17 people as a result. The Douglas High School shooting was one of the most horrific shootings in North Americas' history and because of the sho...

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