The Eagle Angle

District introduces JROTC program

District introduces JROTC program

November 15, 2013


Filed under Features, News

In order to teach students about military training and leadership, the Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) program officially started this August with approximately 350 members. “Allen is a model school when it comes to everything,” Sergeant Major Bruce Cole said. “There are...

Behind the scenes with ‘Pride and Prejudice’

November 15, 2013


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As they take on the task of a fall production, Monday through Thursday, the theater program works behind the scenes to make “Pride and Prejudice” a success. “Pride and Prejudice” is a story of love and humor based in Georgian England. The characters’ lives are turned upside down when love...

Living the ‘Young Life’

November 15, 2013


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There are more than 2,531 schools across the country and 867 outreach ministries throughout 83 countries affiliated with Young Life, a Christian organization for teenagers. Starting off with only 11 students in 2003, the Allen area’s Young Life has now grown to a size of two to three hundred kids in...

Shooting team takes state

November 15, 2013


Filed under News, Sports

Although it was the shooting team’s first year in existence, the members still managed to make it to the state tournament this past June in San Antonio. The JV trap team placed first and the overall trap team placed second. The Youth Target Foundation, Scholastic Clay Target Program and the Midway...

Pinktober

November 15, 2013


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Athletic teams and organizations around the school participated in Breast Cancer Awareness month during October. During the pink-out pep rally on Oct.11, faculty members Dawn McCain, Nancy Lakvold and Denise Jones spoke about their experiences with breast cancer. The football team wore pink gloves,...