#TBT: Student Superstar and Her Guitar

Many people have different passions, whether sports, acting, art, and so on, yet only a few get to do what they love for other people to enjoy. For senior Stephanie Castaneda, that door has been opened. Her passion gives her a lot to do, like practice to polish up her skills, write songs amongst otherContinue reading “#TBT: Student Superstar and Her Guitar”

Majestics Name Honorary Title

On Friday, September 25th during the Manvel High School vs. Pasadena High School football game, the Manvel Majestics Dance Team honored Mikayla Quindoy, Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary 2nd grade student, who is currently battling childhood cancer. Mikayla was given the title of honorary Majestic of the Week, in conjunction with the Alvin ISD Hats onContinue reading “Majestics Name Honorary Title”

Percussion Ensemble Wins Big

The Manvel High School Percussion Ensemble has been selected as a National  Winner in the Mark of Excellence / National Percussion Ensemble Honors project. The ensemble is under the direction of Louis Boldrighini. “I really appreciate all the work they have done,”  Boldrighini said. “It is an honor to conduct them.” In this project theContinue reading “Percussion Ensemble Wins Big”

“LET’S GROOVE TONIGHT”

The 2015 Majestics Annual Spring Show “Let’s Groove Tonight” officially ended the dance season for this school year. The exhibition showcased several dance routines, including full ensembles, small group routines, and solos performed by the Majestics dance officers. “Let’s Groove Tonight” also honored the seniors of the dance department, including a slideshow tribute and aContinue reading ““LET’S GROOVE TONIGHT””

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

The Horseplay Theater debuted their spring musical Little Shop of Horrors last Thursday. The horror comedy featured an up-and-coming botanist who fathers an alien carnivorous plant with an appetite that can only be satisfied by human flesh and blood. “Saturday night left me in tears,” assistant director Mina Hughes said. “It was such a goodContinue reading “LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS”

LOVED BY ALL

Students, staff and members of the Manvel High School community took part in a balloon release ceremony today, dedicated to celebrating the lives of three deceased students. Seniors Zori Petrova, Josh Rodriguez, and Sara Silvas died in a single-car accident around 2 p.m. on Wednesday in Manvel. Today’s ceremony consisted of a song performed by seniorContinue reading “LOVED BY ALL”

GET TO KNOW YOUR FELLOW FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Manvel High School hosts a wide range of foreign exchange students who are eager to learn the American culture. These students have traveled across the world to experience the American culture and better their English speaking skills. The juniors participating in the foreign international exchange program come to America and live with a host familyContinue reading “GET TO KNOW YOUR FELLOW FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENTS”