Month: November 2020

  • Last Week for Senior Portraits

    Last Week for Senior Portraits

    Seniors, this is the last week to get your portrait on campus. Sign up for a time at mydshs.com under Tiger Cry Yearbook. All portraits must be taken before winter break to be included in the yearbook.

  • Gallery: UIL State Cross Country Meet

    Gallery: UIL State Cross Country Meet

    The varsity girls cross country team finished in fourth place with senior Maddie Livingston in 14th place overall. Senior Caleb Lopez finished in 15th in the boys division.

  • Hi-Steppers Overcome COVID

    Hi-Steppers Overcome COVID

    The Dripping Springs High School High-Steppers team has been facing some challenging times while adjusting to the new normal of COVID. The group has been meeting through zoom throughout August. They even held tryouts through video submissions. “It was virtual (the tryouts), so they had to dance on video; for instance, we had to completely […]

  • 4 Teams Qualify for Area in Ag LDE

    4 Teams Qualify for Area in Ag LDE

    The following students placed at the virtual River District qualifying Ag competition for the fall leadership development events: Ag Advocacy – 5th place: Emma Henson, Ginny Falls, Kaylie Tipton Ag Issues – 3rd place: Peyton Allgyer, Hannah Ikels, Ali Gartner, Megan Joost Greenhand Skills – 4th place: Camdyn Crow, Farrah Herrington, Caleb Flores Senior Skills […]

  • Tiger Wave Podcast 11-11-20

    Tiger Wave Podcast 11-11-20

    Listen to the student media podcast below. Subscribe on iYunes, Google, and Spotify.

  • A Helping Hand: Q&A With Freshman Teachers

    A Helping Hand: Q&A With Freshman Teachers

    Q: How have you been helping freshman adjust to high school? Ms. Sheppherd: One way that I feel like I help freshmen adjust to high school is by encouraging them to communicate with me when they have questions. One thing I am really passionate about is establishing that students can get in touch with me […]

  • Thank a Staff Member

    Thank a Staff Member

    The PTSA is sponsoring a Thanks-a-Million card campaign to show campus staff appreciation. “Our staff has been going above and beyond non-stop since before school started, and the PTSA wants you to help us show them some love,” PTSA representative Amanda Miyamoto said. Students and parents can write a note expressing their gratitude–either by hand, […]

  • A Flawed System: GT, AP Tracks of American Educational System Have Problems

    A Flawed System: GT, AP Tracks of American Educational System Have Problems

    For many years, the American education system has been dominated by programs that appeal to identified “gifted and talented” students. Big chunks of money have been diverted to these programs, with schools using the prestige and recognition included to climb the ranks of the educational system. However, while these programs may sound good initially, they […]

  • Rising Artist: Jean Dawson

    Rising Artist: Jean Dawson

    Jean Dawson is an alternative artist from San Diego that has a very unique sound. He can’t really be boxed into any certain genre, as he tends to experiment with different styles on each song. Dawson released his freshman album Bad Sports in 2019, which featured songs such as Napster and 90’s Green Screen. Since […]

  • School Portrait Retakes Tuesday, Nov. 10

    School Portrait Retakes Tuesday, Nov. 10

    In-person learners (9th-11th grades) who were absent on Picture Day or want to retake their portrait can go to the library in the morning on Tuesday to take a picture with PhotoTexas. Remote learners can sign up for slot at the outdoors station by the competition gym by going to mydshs.com under Tiger Cry yearbook. […]