The Eagle Angle

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The new man in town

February 1, 2017

Fight Song Lyrics Contest

Christian Hinton, Staff writer

January 31, 2017

At an Allen High School football game, one can always look forward to the halftime fight song. The band spells “Eagles” on the field as the entire audience rises to clap along, but nobody sings along- not because people don'...

Students peacefully protest, sit for Pledge

Christine Odwesso, Staff writer

January 27, 2017

Something was different on Nov. 9, the day after the presidential election in junior Alfonso Gonzalez and Nicole Nyamongo’s French class — no one stood for the Pledge of Allegiance. “I think people were sitting because of th...

Comic Book Club: Year One

Audrey Vieira, Staff writer

January 26, 2017

By day room G232 is the home of Nadine Crank’s English class, but after school it transforms into the meeting place of the Comic Book Club. Members are spread out at a table, some discussing ideas for a possible fundraiser, oth...

Harry Potter Club

Astrid Souto, Staff writer

January 26, 2017

The worldwide phenomenon of “Harry Potter” has changed not only science fiction literature, but also the lives of many young adults as they have grown up under the influence of J.K. Rowling’s bewitching, magical novels. As...

Puttin’ on the Hits with PALs

Pauline Esguerra, Staff writer

January 24, 2017

The Peer Assistance and Leadership (PALs) program is back hosting their 27th annual Puttin’ on the Hits Talent Show on Feb. 3. Talent show auditions were hosted Jan. 19  and 20 in the Performing Arts Center. All profits f...

Head band director resigns

Head band director resigns

Bryn Chambers, Sr. managing editor

January 20, 2017

AHS students to participate in All-State Choir

Megan Shankle, Editor-in-chief

January 18, 2017

Two AHS students have been selected to perform in one of four All-State choirs at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic/Convention in San Antonio Feb. 8-11. Senior Lauren Rabalais, Alto 2, and senior Logan Dooley...

AHS Students Place in Prestigious Art Competition

Julia Zaksek, Jr. managing editor

January 18, 2017

Every year, the Allen Art Alliance and Watters Creek work together to discover and display the artwork of 20 Collin County artists under the age of 20. Out of the 20 young adults selected, seven of them are Allen ISD high sch...

From Head Tomatoes

Julia Zaksek, Jr. managing editor

November 29, 2016

Many renovations welcomed students when they returned for the 2016-2017 school year, but the renovations to the cafeteria were far from finished. However, the extensive project to remodel and remake an old high school restaurant ...

Orchestra Students Place at All-State

Maya Morriswala, Staff writer

November 18, 2016

The qualifiers of Orchestra’s All-Region advanced to All-State on Oct. 29 with five AHS students earning a spot in one of the All-State Orchestras. Students who made All-State will perform on Feb. 11 in San Antonio at the Tex...