Journalism Education Association Features Students’ Photography in National Publication

The nonprofit organization Journalism Education Association (JEA) puts out four issues of their magazine Communication: Journalism Education Today each year. The summer 2019 Issue 4 of Volume 52 features the photos of Cadence Russell and Angelina Valtierra in a Q&A about the bokeh technique with journalism teacher Jessica Stamp. The photography students did the bokeh activity before winter break as a daily activity to challenge … Continue reading Journalism Education Association Features Students’ Photography in National Publication

Student Newspaper Awarded First Place by American Scholastic Press Association

The Paw Print student newspaper won first place from the American Scholastic Press Association for the 2018-2019 school year – one of just 13 schools across the country to do so in their division of schools with enrollment 1701-2500 in size. This year’s student newspaper rebranded as Paw Print after being called MyDSHSNews for a few years prior. MyDSHSNews is now the umbrella media moniker … Continue reading Student Newspaper Awarded First Place by American Scholastic Press Association

Senior Wins Top Prize at Visual Arts Scholastic State Event

Over 35,000 students participated in the Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE) statewide with Isabelle Avena, Vasi Bjeletich, Katie Hilton, Jade Howe, Hailey Kirkup,  Jacob Pederson, and Melissa Richardson qualifying for state in March. Richardson showed two pieces. This past weekend, the pieces were judged on Friday with honors announced Saturday. Five pieces medaled, earning All-State designation. Senior Katie Hilton won the Gold Seal, the highest … Continue reading Senior Wins Top Prize at Visual Arts Scholastic State Event

The Drive to Donate: National Honor Society’s Spring Blood Drive is Open to All

Photo by Evelyn Peterson. On April 2, the National Honor Society (NHS) hosted the Spring Blood Drive in the A gym in order creating a place with easy accessibility for people to donate blood. “The blood drive is very important because not only does it bring community awareness within the school but it is a wonderful opportunity to give back to people who need assistance.” … Continue reading The Drive to Donate: National Honor Society’s Spring Blood Drive is Open to All

Tiger Daily News 4-24-19

Celebrate Dripping Springs’ original founders by buying the Original Cappuccino. This week the Tiger Shack is discounting the OG Cappuccino at 50% off. The Hi-Steppers are presenting their annual Spring show “Dream” on May 2, 3, & 4. They are excited to have Dazzlers, Dance for Athletes, Hip Hop, Dance II, cologuard and many other special guests joining them for this performance. Tickets go up … Continue reading Tiger Daily News 4-24-19