Last Friday, the band, orchestra, and choir got to go to Six Flags! We spent almost the whole day there, and it was a ton of fun. But before we got to Six Flags, we had a competition! I’m in Band right now. We had to be at West Ridge at 6:00 am on Friday […]Read more "Six Flags!"
On April 8, my DI team and I went to the State competition. We had won first place in our region, and now it was time to compete with every DI team in the state of Texas! On Friday, April 7, four of the six people on my team piled into one car and started […]Read more "Lubbock"
Our very last track meet is this week. I’m sad that track is ending, but I’m super excited for the meet! This meet is going to be different from the others meets in several ways. It’s 2 days long, it’s the first meet that will be officially scored, and it’s the first meet with preliminary […]Read more "Districts"
No school, going on trips, sleeping in until noon. Spring Break is so much fun! The first reason I’m excited for Spring Break is because I get to go to a place that I’ve never been to before: New York! It will be so fun to see all of the things there, like the Statue […]Read more "Spring Break!"
This week I’m going to start a sport I’ve never really tried before: track and field. I’m super excited, but I’m also a little nervous. Every morning during basketball we ran a LOT. The beginning of the track season has not been very different. Every morning we go out to the track, run a warmup […]Read more "Track and Field"
Coughing. Having a fever. Sneezing. I hate being sick. One reason is that have have to stay home all day. Even though you don’t have to go to school when you’re sick, there will be makeup work when you get back. LOTS of makeup work. Plus, all of your friends are at school. Also, laying […]Read more "Being Sick Stinks"
So far, I’ve had a really fun basketball season. I’m sad that we only have one more game, but there are still other things to look forward to this year! Our last game is in one week, so it’s next Thursday. We’re playing Dripping Springs, and I hope we win! So far, my team has […]Read more "This Basketball Season"
During the first couple of GT classes this year, Ms. Reese was telling us about all of the clubs and activities we could do. Destination Imagination, the Stock Market Game, Debate Club, Model UN, and Science Day were a few. I volunteered with two of my friends, Nora and Rebecca, for Science Day. I am […]Read more "Science Day"
So today I got bottom braces. I’ve had braces on my top teeth for a couple of months, but the ones on my bottom teeth are new. My appointment was at 8:30, so I missed the first two periods of school. Normally, I would be fine with that, but I am not fine with it […]Read more "Braces"
Last Thursday was Thanksgiving. I had lots of fun, and my family and I ate lots of food! The Tuesday before Thanksgiving, my Grandpa came down from Ohio. He’s staying at my house with us for ten days! Then, we were off of school for the three next days! My brother and I were so […]Read more "Thanksgiving"