The Dispatch

Agricultural teams compete

Abbie Brien, Staff Writer

July 21, 2018


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On April 27, the career development teams, Farm Business Management and the Bowie Vet Science team, attended their main competition of the year. Farm Business Management placed first while the Bowie Vet Science team placed sixteenth. “Placing first came as a very happy surprise to all of us, inc...

Looking through the camera at a bright future

Looking through the camera at a bright future

Miranda Cardenas, Staff Writer

June 11, 2018


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Senior Kendall Franz sets her sights high on following her dreams At the beginning of high school current senior Kendall Franz was not sure what Bowie would have in store for her. She realized she had an interest in photography and journalism, and decided to see where that road takes her. “Be...

Poetry reading fundraiser deemed successful

Poetry reading fundraiser deemed successful

Faith Lawrence, Staff Writer

June 10, 2018


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On April 20, English teacher Bree Rolfe hosted a poetry reading where Bowie teachers who enjoy to write read some of their work. The poetry reading was a fundraiser for Bowie’s literary magazine, Odyssey, which features original writing from students and staff. “I figured the [poetry reading] would be fun, ...

Bowie Receives NATA Safe Sports School Award

Karis Duval, Staff Writer

June 9, 2018


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On February 1, Bowie received the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Safe Sports School award for its Athletic Training Program. “James Bowie High School is honored to receive this 1st Team recognition from NATA,” said Pablo Riera LAT, ATC and Brittani Thibodeaux LAT, ATC. The awa...

Insight on the Red Cross Club

Insight on the Red Cross Club

Shruti Patel, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018


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The Red Cross Club is an organization that spreads awareness about safety and allows students to help the community through service. Freshman Mia Arguelles joined the club earlier this year in hopes of learning the importance of giving back to the community. The National Red Cross organization assigns ...

Silver Stars Spring Show; behind the curtains

Shikha Patel, Staff Writer

June 7, 2018


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The annual James Bowie High School spring show took place on April 26 and lasted until April 29. The spring show, which takes place to entertain the audience as well as a James Bowie tradition, was located in the theater on campus. “[All of the Silver Star members] bond over our last tradition...

Parent Guide to Technology 

Ashley Barber, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


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Parents of children by now have seen education bloom into more of an online learning center, known as EdTech, rather than pencil and paper work. Parents might be asking themselves, What is Edtech?    Edtech stands for Education Technology which is where teaching lessons as well as work and research ...

Ultimate Frisbee Team Wins State Championship

Sam Stambaugh, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018


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On Wednesday, May 9, the Bowie Ultimate Frisbee team competed in and won the State Championship against LASA, Hyde Park, NPA, Marcus HS, Coppel, and St. Thomas. They swept the tournament winning all six of their games and getting the first place trophy. “I am so happy for the team,” faculty sp...

Girls Lacrosse Summer Camp

Abbey Repka, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018


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On Monday June 18 through Thursday June 21, the girls lacrosse teams will be holding a Girls Lacrosse Summer Camp at Bailey Middle School for any girl third grade to twelfth grade. The main purpose of the camp is to teach girls how to play lacrosse or how to improve their skills. “At the camp they ...

Girls Soccer Summer Camp

Naya Tillisch, Staff Writer

June 3, 2018


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During summer break, Bowie is holding a girls’ strengthening and conditioning camp to help athletes stay in shape and further improve their athletic abilities. Run by Coach Vickie Benson and other Bowie coaches, the camp lasts from June 11 to July 26. By running and going to the weight room ever...

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