The Crimson Connection

Goodbye coach

Coach Faith talks to Carson Danner during a timeout.
January 21, 2021

After coaching for 36 years, Athletic Coordinator Trenton Faith is hanging up his belt and setting out for retirement. Faith has spent his last eight years being the head coach for the football team and...

Cy Woods computer programming geniuses

Photo credit: CFISD
November 23, 2020

Cy Woods high school produces studs at computer programming; a group of students won yet another award for the computer science program. Three students placed first overall at a HackerRank computer...

Meet the Wild Things

Wild Things at a Cy-Woods football game
November 17, 2020

The Wild things have been a big part of Cy-Woods since the school has opened. seniors are elected every year to become the new wild things. Craig and Nikki Self are the co-sponsors for the wild things...

Making a difference

Manocha and Georgian at a Rice University Conference
October 29, 2020

ften the word nonprofit evokes an image of a multinational organization that is funded by international bodies; however, seniors Tanya Manocha and Rachel Georgian, are hoping to redefine the term.  Three...

Fundraising for Yemen

Lee sells these shirts to raise money for the crisis
October 29, 2020

hile students lamented over the pandemic ruining their summer plans, Cy-Woods Junior Meghan Lee decided to start an initiative to help fundraise for the ongoing Yemen humanitarian crisis, and has since...

Returning to the Woods

Goza in class after returning to in-person learning.
October 27, 2020

School all over the country has looked very different this year than ever before, and it’s no different at the Woods. Cy-Fair ISD decided to allow students to choose between in-person and online learning....

Moving to the Big Leagues

Assistant principal Dwight Williams hangs out in the Commons.
Dwight Williams' transition from middle school coach to high school assistant principal
February 24, 2020

Lots of students at Cy Woods know who Dwight Williams is. They know he is incredibly tall, funny and just a couple of years ago he was a coach at Spillane middle school. However, how Williams adapted from...

Get in the Game

Trayse Holmes runs for the touchdown against Tomball Memorial High School
Different aspects of a Cy Woods football game
February 21, 2020

  Football games are a significant part of anyone's high school life, but Cy Woods football takes it to the next level. There are so many things that go on at a Cy Woods game. All the way from the players...

Social Spotlight

Sophomore Shea Ellis stands in pregame lines at the varsity football game against Tomball-Memorial on September 13, 2019.
The life of sophomore class president Shea Ellis
February 20, 2020

School, student council meetings, three hour drill team practices, and homework, is a normal weekday for Sophomore Shea Ellis. While jam-packed days and afterschool activities might seem like a lot to...

March of Dimes

The Key Club officer team at their Key Club Banquet on May 27.
How one Cy Woods organization is helping bring awareness to a fatal disease
February 19, 2020

The spread in awareness for the disease known as Neonatal Tetanus has gained much support throughout the nation, and Key Club has been one organization in particular that has helped increase attention...

The Life of Collin Bass

Senior Collin Bass dances at the Camo parade at Cy- Woods on September 6.
Insight into the daily activities of Collin Bass
October 30, 2019

Almost everyone in high school thinks that they have a lot on their plate, and that compared to other people, their schedules are way more complex. What if there was a student at Cy Woods who is an athlete,...

On the Road Again

Jeff Sullivan, Ethan Stokes, Emmanuelle Zeesman, Paul Schoeller, Seth Eardly, Brody Bett and Ruby Gibbs backstage of the Finding Neverland tour.
Two national tours later, freshman returns to Cypress
October 30, 2019

The audience’s murmuring simmers down to silence as the orchestra begins the overture. The world disappears as the music swells and the lights brighten. Time stops. The heart races faster to keep up...

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