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Showcase entertains with dance routines and other performances

Showcase entertains with dance routines and other performances

Anna Davenport

April 17, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Students show the fruits of their hard work at the annual Showcase at the former Laredo Civic Center (now the Martinez Performing Arts Complex) on Monday, March 26.

Pesticide research paves way to Intel science fair

Pesticide research paves way to Intel science fair

Ashley Martinez, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

An art student’s investigation into alternatives to pesticide on crops earned her a trip to an international science fair competition. Isabella Lopez, a senior from Vidal M. Trevino School of Communication and Fine Arts who also attends J.W. Nixon High School, did her project on “A chemical reaction...

Art student wins trip to the international science fair

Art student wins trip to the international science fair

Jacqueline Mata, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

VMT art student Megan Yeary’s science fair project on wildlife earned her a trip to the Intel international competition. Yeary’s project, called “The Effects of Isolated Frequencies on Wildlife in its Natural Habitat,” is focused on how ultrasound frequencies will affect wildlife and how the...

Students show their talents at the annual Showcase

Students show their talents at the annual Showcase

Justyne Bernal, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase, Video

The school's annual Showcase took place at the former Laredo Civic Center (now the Martinez Performing Arts Complex) on Monday, March 26....

Journalism students earn awards from clip contest

March 21, 2018


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Journalism students received several awards from the Texas Association of Journalism Educator's annual clip contest, called Best in Texas Contest. Students competed in online and print newspaper categories. Awards are Superior, Excellent, and Honorable Mention. Earlier this year, junior Olga Ozornia...

Practice pays off for senior French horn player

Practice pays off for senior French horn player

Xochitl Gonzalez, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


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Eliud Soto, high brass senior, felt grateful when he was selected for the TMEA all-state band. “I felt blessed. I didn’t really have the reaction that everyone would have expected,” Soto said. He states that his friends and family were joyful and supportive for him. “My friends were...

Clarinetist advances to TMEA All-State

Clarinetist advances to TMEA All-State

Eva Montiel, Staff Writter

March 5, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Her good news brought tears of joy to her mom. “I couldn’t believe it!” senior Monserrat Meneses stated as soon as she found out she had made it to the competition. Meneses was tremendously excited when her friends ran up to her to give her the great news’ she was one of three students...

Students present Valentine’s Day dance program

Students present Valentine’s Day dance program

Mauro Flores

February 22, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Morning and afternoon dance students gave a love themed program on Valentine's Day, in the auditorium. Shown here is the afternoon performance.

The Beatles rocks this year’s float

The Beatles rocks this year’s float

February 15, 2018


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All You Need is Love is the theme for VMT's float for the 2018 IBC Youth Parade Under the Stars.

Float about ready for parade

Float about ready for parade

February 15, 2018


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Students work on school's float for the IBC Youth Parade Under the Stars. The theme is The Beatles' All You Need is Love.

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