The Marquee

October 7, 2020

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Students can submit photos for the yearbook staff to publish through an app called Yearbook Snap. (Photos by Emily Lundell)
Yearbook accepting student-submitted photos
Garrison Acree September 25, 2020

With COVID-19 canceling most in-person events, the yearbook staff has limited opportunities to take photos. Their solution is an app called Yearbook Snap,...

The first virtual pep rally of the year will be this Friday, Sept. 25.
Pep rallies to be held virtually
Evelynn Singleton September 22, 2020

Student council will be hosting the first pep rally of the year online this Friday. In-person students will watch the virtual pep rally during Marauder Time, while Virtual and...

Superintendent Dr. Kevin Rogers announces LISD
LISD postpones in-person classes
Madi Olivier July 29, 2020

In-person learning will be delayed until at least Sept. 8 throughout the district. All students, including those who signed up for in-person or virtual plus learning, will start...

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Orchestra Director Allison Washler executing beats and tempos.
Changing tune
Muna Nnamani September 29, 2020

Like many other school departments, the performing arts will be making changes to their curriculum for COVID-19 to ensure student safety and productivity. “We are doing what...

English teacher Ashley Gandy spends each day in her empty classroom teaching virtual classes.
Going virtual
Sophia Craig September 28, 2020

English teacher Ashley Gandy has taught classes full of students for the last 14 years. However, this year she sees an empty classroom as she gets ready for her day. The desks...

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The team renamed their annual Marcus Invitational to the Coach T Invitational to honor previous head coach Steve Telaneus. It will take place on Oct. 10 at North Lake Park in Denton. The first race starts at 7:30 a.m.
Taking stride
Madi Olivier September 24, 2020

If anyone glanced through the window of the cross country team’s bus in July 2016, they wouldn’t have seen anything special.  They were on their way home after training in the Woodlands. Athletes...

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The team renamed their annual Marcus Invitational to the Coach T Invitational to honor previous head coach Steve Telaneus. It will take place on Oct. 10 at North Lake Park in Denton. The first race starts at 7:30 a.m.
Taking stride
Madi Olivier September 24, 2020

If anyone glanced through the window of the cross country team’s bus in July 2016, they wouldn’t have seen anything special.  They were on their way home after training in the Woodlands. Athletes...

Assistant Cross Country, Track and Field Coach Corey Wales moved from Utah to work with the Marauders. This is his first year with the program.
Hit the ground running
Madi Olivier September 24, 2020

One of Head Cross Country, Track and Field Coach Andrew Reinberg’s first tasks after taking over the program was hiring Assistant Coach Corey Wales in late July.  “He's...

Senior Garrett Nussmeier takes a break during the Marauder
Kicking off the Marauder season
Samson George September 18, 2020

After a long and unpredictable offseason, the football team is back on the field and ready for the 2020 season. They played their first game of the year last night against the...

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"I’ve always loved being both Indian and African American. It was the struggle I faced being mixed, being other, that broke me."
Column: Other
Reya Mosby May 21, 2020

“Reya isn’t fully Black or fully Indian, so she’s nothing.” This phrase is all too familiar to me. I’ve heard it from friends, acquaintances, strangers and even myself.  I am biracial...

"At each disappointment, Little Miss Sunshine was there to remind me that I was neurotic. She taught me that trying my best mattered more than whatever grade I received."
Senior column: The limit to friendship does not exist
Ayra Charania May 17, 2020

It was fourth period, and I was absolutely exhausted. My brain had zero energy to socialize, and I just wanted to nap. Rushing into the AP Calculus BC classroom, my...

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Each playlist represents a milestone in the high school careers of the class of 2020.
Senior class playlists
The Marquee Staff May 17, 2020

Freshman year playlist “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran, “Closer” by The Chainsmokers, “Attention” by Charlie Puth and more! Sophomore year playlist “Thunder”...

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