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Savor your senior year from the start
Not a reading rainbow

Not a reading rainbow

August 13, 2018

We deserve a future

We deserve a future

June 28, 2018

Incompetent ICE system violates core U.S. values

Incompetent ICE system violates core U.S. values

June 7, 2018

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High Five (in a row)
Knights of summer

Knights of summer

August 5, 2018

First a mile then a marathon

First a mile then a marathon

August 3, 2018

France’s World Cup win has former Knights celebrating

France’s World Cup win has former Knights celebrating

August 2, 2018

Former Knights reveling in France’s World Cup run

Former Knights reveling in France’s World Cup run

July 14, 2018

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France’s World Cup win has former Knights celebrating
Former Knights reveling in France’s World Cup run

Former Knights reveling in France’s World Cup run

July 14, 2018

You Can Bet On It

You Can Bet On It

May 31, 2018

Rhodes Traveled: Corpus Christi and Port Aransas

Rhodes Traveled: Corpus Christi and Port Aransas

May 24, 2018

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Wilson to retire as assistant principal
Artistically Speaking: Austen Juul-Hansen

Artistically Speaking: Austen Juul-Hansen

July 9, 2018

Popular math teacher juggles many roles

Popular math teacher juggles many roles

June 29, 2018

Watty wonderful world

Watty wonderful world

June 25, 2018

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Davis stars as Davey in AISD musical: ‘Newsies’
Artistically Speaking: Austen Juul-Hansen

Artistically Speaking: Austen Juul-Hansen

July 9, 2018

Sufjan Stevens is out of this world (literally)

Sufjan Stevens is out of this world (literally)

July 2, 2018

A Sweet Taste of Summer

A Sweet Taste of Summer

July 1, 2018

Vargas makes history and major impact

Vargas makes history and major impact

June 17, 2018

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Six photojournalists win national excellence awards
Graduation Gallery 2018

Graduation Gallery 2018

June 2, 2018

Music to Our Ears

Music to Our Ears

May 29, 2018

44 Pictures of 44 Presidents

44 Pictures of 44 Presidents

May 22, 2018

Tierney headed home to New York

Tierney headed home to New York

May 21, 2018

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Savor your senior year from the start

Julie Robertson
August 18, 2018

A day that I was most proud of myself in high school was probably the day that I got to school 30 minutes early to try to convince my AP U.S. History teacher to exempt me from my final. You had to have a yearly average of 80 in the class and take the AP test to be exempt. I had taken the AP test and my average was a 79.8. The class was certifiably the hardest class I had ever taken in high school,...

Six photojournalists win national excellence awards

August 17, 2018

  The curators of the wrk x fmly project, a national project involving nearly 1,000 student photographers who submitted more than 2,000 images, have named six McCallum students as Award of Excellence winners work for photos they captured while they were 2017-2018 photojournalism students. The McCallum winners are Catherine Nalle, Kirsten Pacotti, Wyeth Purkiss, Bella Russo, Sarah Slaten...

Not a reading rainbow

Emma Baumgardner
August 13, 2018

Speak Visually. Create an infographic with Visme Data collected from Austin ISD reports from the 2015-16 school year. My life outside of school is dominated by white female literature. My mom, who fell in love with Jane Austen novels so much that she named me after one, taught me how to read with the critical lens of historical context. Virginia Woolf, one of my favorite female writers, is revered...

The Student News Site of McCallum High School
The Student News Site of McCallum High School