The Crimson Connection

Reach For The Stars (or even for Mars)

Reach For The Stars (or even for Mars)

Jordan Miller, Managing Editor

October 4, 2015

On Thursday, October 1st students were able to participate in a mass video chat in the teaching theater, featuring NASA members from the Kennedy Space Center and actors for the upcoming film The Martian. The video chat included many schools from around the United States, and most schools were able t...

FALL 2015 SPIRIT DAYS

FALL 2015 SPIRIT DAYS

MaddyP, Staff Reporter

September 10, 2015

It’s that time of year wildcats; thanks to the student leadership class, dress up days are finally here! Spirit is what sets Cy Woods apart, so here are all the football game and homecoming week spirit days you’ll need to be the passionate wildcats you are. 9/11- Wrangle the Rams: Western day ...

School Students Saving Lives

School Students Saving Lives

Jordan Miller, Managing Editor

September 9, 2015

Practicing first-aid and learning how to teach CPR isn’t on most high school students’ to-do lists. However, it is for Junior Ashlyn Roberts, the president of the new Red Cross Club sponsored by Ms. Williams. Roberts’ is your average academically-motivated student who really wanted to volunteer...

The PSL brings in fall

The PSL brings in fall

FeliciaH, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2015

White girls have been bringing out their Uggs and half zip monogrammed Columbia jackets to prepare for this moment. The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte is back. The weather doesn’t feel like it yet but it sure does taste like fall. And fall tastes like heaven on earth. “We consider this bot...

In loving Memory of Officer Goforth

In loving Memory of Officer Goforth

MatthewR, staffreporter

September 3, 2015

(photos of memorial by flickr user: maorlando)   On Friday, August 28th, sheriff deputy Darren Goforth was gunned down at a Shell gas station here in Cypress, Texas. He was shot 15 times in the back and head causing him to die at the gas station. Atrocities like this happen all across ...

2016 WildThings Announced

2016 WildThings Announced

June 2, 2015

David Alvarez, Matt Faga, Amy Bruegging, Mitchell William, Oakley Arave, Darian Taylor, Becca Jones, Allison Gibson, Brooke Rebenschied, Lexi Anderson  

Having Mom Down The Hall

Having Mom Down The Hall

March 2, 2015

Most teens grow apart from their parents once they reach high school, but that can be difficult when they go to school with you. Instead of saying goodbye to one of their parents at home, several students come to school with their parent, also a teacher at their school. “I like the fact that I know...

Student Confessions

Student Confessions

LeahT, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2014

We have all have things that we would never want to confess. Well, we talked to some students and here is what they confessed. NOTE: Names have been left out for security purposes. “WHAP makes me cry at night.” – Anonymous Sophomore     “I cheated on my geomet...

Shoes For The Shoeless

Shoes For The Shoeless

MIaL, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2014

The annual Cy Hope shoe drive is collecting old shoes to donate to children in need. Students can donate a pair of shoes, or even an individual shoe to help the less fortunate. Wildcats will have a chance to give back and help support the student council in reaching their goal in collecting 500 shoes...

Watch out Taco Bell

Watch out Taco Bell

LeahT, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2014

Get ready ladies and gentlemen because just down the street from Woods, Cypress is getting its very own Chipotle on November 19th2014. “I am very happy it’s opening that close because chipotle is life,” sophomore Ali Wooten said. “It’s one of my favorite restaurants.” Wooten is not the...

Quilt for hope

Quilt for hope

MiaL, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2014

Remember that special blanket that gave comfort and a feeling of safety as a child? Now Wildcats make these blankets for children who need that same feeling of security. Project Linus is a nationwide nonprofit organization that brings homemade blankets to children in local hospitals. Inspired by the...

Modifying Theater

Chaudoin M, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

This year our Theater has done things a little differently. There was only one audition for the whole year so that the students could better learn their roles. Theater Teacher Tim Estelle has changed the way Theater is doing plays to a modified repertory.   "What we are doing this year is called a...

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