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Person of the Week: Madeline Fatsura

Person of the Week: Madeline Fatsura

BrandonC, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

When she was younger, junior Madeline Fatsura only thought of a profession that had to do with profit; therefore, she decided to delve into the engineering field, and now she is in her second year of engineering design and presentation. "I do enjoy it now," Fatsura said. "I've gotten the chance to...

Person of the Week: Eric Schlarmann

Person of the Week: Eric Schlarmann

VictoriaC, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

World history teacher Eric Schlarmann swears that he isn’t anything interesting, however, he puts a lot of time into his lesson plans and goes way more in depth in his instruction so that his students have the opportunity to get the most out of their learning.  “I became a teacher because I like history...

Person of the Week: De’ja Davis

Person of the Week: De’ja Davis

KiaraS, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

At a school with as many clubs and organizations as Cy Woods, it is easy for a student to become heavily invovled in a wide array of fields. Senior De'ja Davis is one if those students who has found a variety of passions throughout high school. "[I am in] Varsity Track, Varsity Choir, Choir council...

Person of the Week: George Tighe

Person of the Week: George Tighe

ColinH, Business Manager

October 4, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

It's no secret that this school is full of high achievers, and this Person of the Week embodies that by being involved in numerous school organizations and being one of six individuals from this school selected as a National Merit Scholar Semifinalist. Meet senior George Tighe. Many people strive...

Person Of The Week: Stephanie Khounlo

Person Of The Week: Stephanie Khounlo

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Junior Stephanie Khounlo has the ability to capture moments in time. She has been a photographer since her childhood and now practices her talent in Photography Three. Khounlo is known by many of her friends as an amazing photographer because of her renowned skill for portraits and artistic photography....

Person Of The Week: Meggie Cheng

Person Of The Week: Meggie Cheng

KiaraC, Entertainment Editor

April 29, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods

In early February, the ACT (American College Testing) took place at Cypress Woods high school. The test is very challenging because its purpose is to show college readiness, junior Meggie Cheng exemplified expectations and scored a perfect score of a 36. “I was surprised, I didn't think I would...

Person of The Week: Hannah Garcia

Person of The Week: Hannah Garcia

Bennett Richardson, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2017


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

National Honors Society is an elite group of students that have met certain requirements to be held at such high regard. Among these students, the only leadership roles are the officers, junior Hannah Garcia recently took the most prestigious title for the coming year. Garcia was recently named the NHS pres...

Person of the Week: Regan Evans

Person of the Week: Regan Evans

SujeanS, Co-Copy Editor

March 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Bath bombs have become more and more popular recently, however they can be expensive and a hassle to get a hold of. This is why freshman Regan Evans decided to start a business making and selling bath bombs. "I started watching videos about them and I thought they were cool," Evans said. "But I didn't...

All Star Champion

All Star Champion

KaylaP, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Sophomore Tj Reeves proves that hard work can pay off with his black belt in taekwondo. Starting at 5 years old and continuing now at 15, Reeves not only participates in the sport but teaches it to others as well. “I started [taekwondo] when I was 5 years old and I began because my parents thought...

Person Of The Week: Grace Taylor

Person Of The Week: Grace Taylor

KaeT, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

We all wonder who our relatives are, whether they were interesting or if they did anything momentous. Some of us don't know our ancestors at all. Freshman Grace Taylor made a surprising discovery last year while completing a US history family project. One of her ancestors is none other than famous pirate...

Person Of The Week: Anthu Le

Person Of The Week: Anthu Le

Sarah W, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2017


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Junior Anthu Le spends her weekends and holiday season embracing and celebrating an important part of her culture; Lunar New Year. She dances with a local group and performs a traditional lion dance. “Lion dance is a traditional dance in Asian culture which mimics a lion’s movement under a lion c...

Student of the Week: Caleb Garza

Student of the Week: Caleb Garza

BennettR, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

As a part of the Cy Woods Engineering Program, students are working on a NASA project in hope of having their prototype sent to space. Caleb Garza is part of this team; of course, he is not the only student working on this project. “I'm in charge of the team,” Garza said. “Everyone has their rol...

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