The Shield Online

Julia Kay Smith
This is senior Julia Kay Smith’s first year on staff. Since joining staff, Julia Kay has learned a lot about writing journalism stories and working with a team. She takes an interest in opinion pieces and feature writing. Julia Kay is the co-host of Mac Shield Online’s podcast “The S-Word” and has loved learning the ins and outs of audio engineering. She hopes to continue her journey in journalism into college.

Julia Kay Smith, staff reporter

May 19, 2020
AISD to stage virtual graduation ceremony on June 16; Mac to celebrate Class of 2020 with May 28 parade (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Mac principal shares rationale for new grading policy, steps to create equity in online learning (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Hosack: Mac to launch online classes April 6 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Hosack discusses COVID-19 concerns, current plan for senior class events, rest of school year (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Banners installed, removed, replaced (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
Say hey to Glossier (Story/Media)
Nov 06, 2019
Riley rides personal best to UIL state (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Mac’s roller derby girls eye national prize (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Spiritual summer, strenuous school (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Banning guns is not a panacea (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Targeting tardies, silencing cell phones (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
For Mac’s new principal, campus leadership starts and ends with building relationships (Story)
The Student News Site of McCallum High School
Julia Kay Smith