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What young men can learn from attending Boy Scouts

William Carlson, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Since the creation of scouting, young men across the world are attending Boy Scouts to learn and master many useful skills/abilities. “Boy Scouts is very fun and educational,” said Boy Scout Devin Muaina, 7. Boys Scouts was first created in 1910 and has then expanded to become one of the la...

AMC Math Competition

William Carlson, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Students at WSMS are taking part in a nationwide mathematics competition, called the AMC Math Competition, to determine if they are smart enough to advance to the next level of the competition. According to the writers at www.maa.org, “The Mathematical Association of America American Mathematics Compet...

Thanksgiving Break

Bethanie Wu, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Thanksgiving break was the perfect time for WSMS students to travel and take a break from their everyday school life. “I went on a cruise and traveled to multiple locations around the world for a week,” said Kaylee Christiansen, 8. While some students traveled around the world, other students tr...

Lovejoy Fine Arts Festival showcases WSMS students

Alissa Chang and Evelyn Tsai

December 13, 2019

On Friday, Dec. 6 and 7, Lovejoy ISD hosted its 10th Fine Arts Festival, showcasing performances, galleries, and concerts from Lovejoy students. “The Fine Arts Festival is a way for students to show their artwork and creativity,” Chakrearsey Prom, 8. The orchestra programs performed in the audito...

Preventing Procrastination

Evelyn Tsai, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

WSMS students procrastinate — this isn’t new. However, students have started procrastinating more and more because of the increasing amount of work. “I wait ‘til the last minute to finish things,” said Camille Crews, 8. Procrastination is the act of avoiding work or activities. Usual...

Students get to Experience PSAT’s for the First Time

Selene Thompson, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

  On Oct. 24, 2019, WSMS eighth graders took their first ever PSAT test to prepare for for high school tests.     “PSAT 8/9 is the first college readiness test in the College Board's suite of college readiness assessments,” said Kay Bordelon, WSMS counselor.     Some students...

Peer Pressure

Zaina Waheed and Michael Malka

December 13, 2019

Have you ever been pressured to do something you didn’t want to do? Did you do it, and if you did, do you regret it, or do you think it made part of who you are today? Almost everybody has been pressured to do something more than once, it’s not something you can completely avoid, but you should know how ...

Lovejoy Hockey team is off to a great start

Christian Giordano, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

The Lovejoy Hockey team, despite being a high school team, has many WSMS students on the team, that have a positive impact on the team. “We have been on a great win streak because of our awesome goaltending, our defense, and our goal-scorers. Overall, I think we have a pretty stacked team this ...

What are WSMS Students Doing Over Christmas Break?

Christian Giordano, Leopard Life Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

December 19 is the last day of school before Christmas Break, and many students are ready for the break to come. “I’m going to be playing Madden 20 because it is a fun game to play,” said Avery Fuller, 8. Many students use this break to catch up on sleep, play video games, and spend time...

Students wear trendy costumes for Halloween

Mia Reaugh, Leopard Life Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Halloween is right around the corner and kids at WSMS are coming up with the most original, fun, and unique costumes. “During Halloween, you can be creative by wearing cool costumes that are special to you,” said Samantha Du Bouis, 7. Everyone can express themselves through fun costumes.  ...

What to look forward to after High School

Selene Thompson, Leopard Life Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Around the world, it’s difficult for a student to choose what they want to do after high school— here are some professional tips and advice.  “I think it's important to know what your options are after high school, as most students will be 18, and their adult lives have begun. It will be time...

New local business brought to WSMS

Christian Giordano, Leopard Life Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

Jacob Petrin, Ethan Smith, and Thomas Clancy developed local, craft beverage business called J.E.T. Homemade Rootbeer since August 2019 to make an enjoyable profit. “We started the business because Governor Greg Abbot signed a law saying kids could sell non-alcoholic beverages without paying ta...

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