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Tompkins Fashion 101

January 31, 2018 4:08pm | Olivia Garrett

  After a long day of learning and test-taking, the hallways of Tompkins High School are filled with an empty silence, other than the occasional sounds coming from the music rooms.  Different clubs are working at different paces to meet their goals and criteria for […]

Let The Good Times Roll

January 31, 2018 3:42pm | Olivia Garrett

Excitement fills the air as junior Natalie Hoffman stands on the corner of Julia St. and St. Charles Ave. in New Orleans, La waiting for Mardi Gras’ biggest parade, Endymion. She watched in awe as the massive floats rolled by, each leaving behind a cascade […]

Endurance of Sleep Disorders in High School

January 26, 2018 3:12pm | Sneha Raghavan

The clock ticks more and more, increasing its numbers with each passing second. As the clock reaches 2:00 AM, freshman Langston Burns throws back his covers and sits up. He has no need to rub his eyes awake, for he has not felt sleepy all […]

Teachers Pitch Electives

January 19, 2018 3:41pm | Caroline Hoffman

Course selection day has rolled in at Tompkins High School, and as each student receives a copy of the course catalog, many ponder the same question: What class can I take that will benefit him or herself in the future? Others flip through the booklet […]

Roten Explores the Vegan Diet

January 19, 2018 3:38pm | Lexee Decman

Veganism is arguably one of the most controversial diets in the health community at the moment. Some of the people who follow the vegan diet, many of them celebrities, swear the diet changed their lives. Others believe it is an unnatural way to eat. With […]

Teddy Bears for Tots Drive

January 19, 2018 3:33pm | Olivia Garrett

Even though the holiday season is over the spirit of giving does not need to diminish from the Katy community. In the greater Houston area, there are many foster homes filled with children who have been put into the system, as well as many others […]

Academic UIL Seven Lakes Tournament

January 18, 2018 3:33pm | Contributed

Sat. Jan. 13, Tompkins students participated in an Academic UIL tournament at Seven Lakes High School. At the tournament, 32 schools and hundreds of students competed in 14 contests. The below names are the winners from our schools in this tournament.   Calculator Applications (Mrs. […]

Night of Music at the Sound FX Show Dazzles

December 8, 2017 4:20pm | Sam Hennig

Over the weekend of Dec. 1, the Sound FX choir put on their first show of the season: True Colors. The show was one of non-stop fun, featuring music from hit shows and musicals that fit into the theme of showcasing one’s true colors. Junior […]

Sinfonia Orchestra Named the 2018 Texas Honor Orchestra

December 8, 2017 4:16pm | Rachel DeGroot

With speakers and microphones surrounding the stage, members of the Sinfonia Orchestra prepare to play a concert that they hope will captivate the audience and the panel of three judges who will receive the recording. Melodious sounds echo throughout the auditorium as the orchestra comenses […]

What Your Birthday Means

December 8, 2017 4:12pm | Nicole Ruopp

Many people wondered why they act a certain way; where they got their traits that make up their personality. Sometimes there are traits that one cannot trace back through their genes. Where does it come from? Some believe that astrology is the reason that we […]