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FFA Wins Big at Katy ISD Livestock Show

February 28, 2018 3:45pm | Nicole Ruopp

  Students and various farm animals ranging from rabbits all the way to cattle fill the Katy Pavillion waiting to hear results. For hours, students have been proudly showing off their animals that they have raised. Some have raised them for weeks, while others have […]

Tompkins Spreads Love During National Crisis

February 27, 2018 3:56pm | Lauren Buehler

After the events that transpired at Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, a couple of classes at Tompkins are participating in writing letters of encouragement for the survivors of the shooting. With their students returning to school Feb. 27, Tompkins is hoping to have these […]

Crimson Cavalettes Dance Through Their Best Season Yet

February 27, 2018 3:33pm | Olivia Garrett

The bus buzzes with excitement as the Tompkins Crimson Cavalettes travel to their next competition of the season in Dallas, Texas. The girls can be seen marking their dances in their seats, quietly whispering eight counts as the music blares through their headphones. They have […]

Mr. Falcon Wows Students

February 16, 2018 3:56pm | Olivia Garrett

The curtain opens and seniors Ryan Kearton and Frank Rivera buzz with excitement as the 2nd annual Mr. Falcon begins. The music for the opening number blares through the speakers and the contestants perform their well practiced choreography. The contestants have practiced for weeks and […]

Resourceful Regifting of Reading

February 16, 2018 3:22pm | Drew Van Chau

A student holds a book, the edges of it are slightly worn and the pages are well turned, but it is a new book. It was the first new book he has held in a year. The only one he will hold until next year. […]

German Students: State-Bound

February 15, 2018 3:59pm | Nicole Ruopp

Students begin to flood into a school in inner city Houston. They are practicing their lines, perfecting their costumes, critiquing their accent and anticipating what is to come. There in the middle of the crowds are the Tompkins German students. Although they do not know […]

Lunches Packed with Love

February 15, 2018 3:50pm | Lauren Buehler

A young student is sitting in his room in the middle of Spring break, listening to the overwhelming growls produced by his stomach that portray his obvious hunger. Unlike his other classmates, who are home eating their meals, this student is without a lunch. However, […]

Students United with the World

February 15, 2018 3:45pm | Tyler Olmo

  A crowded room is abuzz with students calmly addressing one another as they attempt to impersonate the diplomatic ways of the United Nations. There are murmurs and conversations discussing various economic strategies and political motivations that create the best representation of what the real […]

Falcons Fight Cancer

February 15, 2018 3:22pm | Sam Hennig

On Feb.10, many gathered in the Performing Arts Center to watch the night of performances put together and organized by sophomore Anoushka Ramesh. Between the money raised on raffles, the silent auction and the tickets for entrance into the event, all the money made went […]

Falcons Take On D.C.

February 1, 2018 3:34pm | Rachel DeGroot

Each year, schools in Katy ISD and others around the nation offer a school funded trip to Washington D.C. for juniors and seniors. This trip, called the Close Up, extends over the course of a week and is full of amazing opportunities for students. It […]