SHORT STORY: A Glint in the Moonlight

Three men were dead. That’s as much as the cops knew. That and the trembling little girl with the blonde pigtails and the too big backpack that must have weighed twice her weight at the crime scene was their only witness. Officer Alexander Tyler was chosen to question her. As a large and muscular man, it was hard for an outsider to understand why he … Continue reading SHORT STORY: A Glint in the Moonlight

POETRY: Silence Poem

Silence hides in the age of noise Covering behind man-made intrusions The value of silence either ignored or forgotten Without a little silence we are all confused  Yet as the outside world bustles there remains one silence A voice in your head that speaks with no sound That guides you through your turmoils of days It speaks louder than anything and always stays  Yet some … Continue reading POETRY: Silence Poem

Weekly Events 2/24

Monday-02/24 (A-Day Schedule)Video Production Club – Room C103 – 8:00 amSpicee Tigers Club Meeting – 1.205C – 8:40 amSchool Board Meeting – Administration Building – 6:00 pmBaseball Scrimmage @ Hays – Varsity-7:00 pmBaseball Scrimmage vs. Hays – DSHS – 9th-5:00 pm; JV-7:00 pmGolf (Boys Gold) @ River Crossing (Smithson Valley) – All DayTuesday-02/25 (B-Day Schedule)Video Production Club – Room C103 – 8:00 amYouth & Government Club Meeting … Continue reading Weekly Events 2/24

Choir Out-Sings Contestants at UIL Competition

On Saturday, 49 choir students represented Dripping Springs High School Choir at UIL Solo and Ensemble Competition held at McCallum High School. Students were asked to learn a solo or ensemble piece of varying difficulty levels, memorize this piece, then perform for a judge to receive a rating. In total, there were 26 soloist Superior Ratings out of 36 solo entries, and 3 ensemble Superior Ratings … Continue reading Choir Out-Sings Contestants at UIL Competition

Decisions Decisions: Why Classes Have to Be Picked So Early

Returning students have to decide their upcoming school schedule before spring break of 2020. But why so early? Well one reason behind early scheduling is to determine potential new classes. “When they make their request we have to have everything done, which means every student 8th-11th grade has to have their full request done before we leave for spring break. The reason it’s so early … Continue reading Decisions Decisions: Why Classes Have to Be Picked So Early