No Child Left Behind Law to be changed

Mayzha Wilson, Reporter

January 19, 2017

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  Congress is working on replacing the NCLB (No Child Left Behind) law with ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act). President Barack Obama states the act is being implemented to make sure that “... every child, regardless of race, income, background, the zi...

IB is getting prepared for exam season

Elliot, Reporter

January 12, 2017

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For the sanity of all IB senior students, the SPHS Prowler looked into the upcoming due dates for things ranging from exams to IA’s. This week, January 9th through 13th, the Theory of Knowledge essay (TOK essay) was due on J...

UIL Poetry and Prose Interpretation

Mayzha Wilson, Reporter

January 12, 2017

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UIL competition is under way, and for many students, these activities provide a unique opportunity to highlight talents not often seen in the school day. One of these activities is UIL Poetry and Prose Interpretation. Hosted by...

Salvation Army Spreads Warmth and Cheer this Holiday Season

Mikaela Alverez, Reporter

December 9, 2016

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It's the holidays, and for some, it means gifts and spending time with family, but for others, it's seeking shelter from the cold and planning where to find their next meal. The Salvation Army is an international charitable organization based on Christian values. This y...

Hate Crimes Rise Nationally, Incite Fear

Emily Wolf, reporter

December 9, 2016

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The Left "Right after the election, I was walking the hallway with some of my friends and all I heard was constant rape jokes, deportation jokes, how they’re so glad that Trump is president so that we don’t have to let refu...

Fighting For Favors

Fighting For Favors

December 8, 2016

Fun for the Whole Family

Mayzha Wilson, Reporter

December 8, 2016

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Blanton Museum of Art in Austin is holding a family day on December 10 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Visitors are able to explore the "Warhol by the Book" exhibit. There will be bingo throughout the galleries, and to be hands-on...

Operation Blue Santa helps community for the holidays

Parker Shepard, Reporter

December 7, 2016

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http://kxan.com/2016/11/28/operation-blue-santa-asks-community-to-give-back-for-the-holidays/ Looking to give back to families in need? Operation Blue Santa is a local donation drive organized by the Austin Police Department,...

Tragedy Strikes STP

Lexus Palacios, Journalist

December 6, 2016

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On December 2nd, 2016 our very own Cross-Country, Tennis, Soccer coach and inclusion teacher,Sean Kelley, lost his life in a hit-and-run accident in Downtown Round Rock at approximately 10:59pm. The crash is called an auto-pedestrian...

New Boundaries

Mayzha Wilson, Journalist

December 6, 2016

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District Officials announced a proposal that would change middle school boundaries during a Board Meeting on October 20th. According to their forecast, Chisholm Trail, Cedar Valley, and Pearson Ranch middle school will continue...

Enjoy the Holidays with Music and Cheer

Maribel Ojeda

December 6, 2016

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The Stony Point Annual Holiday Gala is an upcoming event sponsored by the SPHS librarians every year as a way to celebrate the holidays. The SPHS Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band will come into the library and play a few of the most...

UIL Achievements

Kat Weems, Jounalist

December 6, 2016

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SPHS received a handful of awards at the Pflugerville Pfall Pfling, a UIL competition that took place on the fifth of November. Some of the awards they came home with were; The 2nd place sweepstakes trophy, 1st place team Social...

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