CCHS Press

Sweets at Creek

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Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Creek Culinary have recently come together to compete at the annual Cupcake Wars held at Cypress Creek. With a lot of hard work put into the competition, only a select few made it to District. Senior and district qualifier, Kassandra Chapa, came ready for the event prepared with a second batch. “W...

Silvies Go To Showoffs

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Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

January 17, 2019

Football season may have ended, but the Silverados keep dancing. The end of the fall semester means the start of competition season for the team, and the first performance of the season is just around the corner. Every year, CFISD hosts the Dance Showoffs for all of the high school drill teams to str...

Band: Behind the Scenes

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Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

October 4, 2018

From August through November, the Cypress Creek Marching Band spends over one hundred and fifty hours outside in the parking lot rehearsing their show. With so much time dedicated to the program, students struggle to balance classes and band. Senior Drum Major Will Green leads the band during competition s...

Silvies succeed at first competition

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Story by: Sam Billings, Editor in Chief

February 21, 2018

The Silverados placed as the Grand Champion runner up team at the Northwest Houston Classic Regional Dance Team competition on February 16-17. They also gathered many other awards for both solo and group dances. The competition had teams from CFISD and Katy ISD as well as other neighboring distric...

FFA members compete in district leadership competitions

FFA members compete in district leadership competitions

Story by: Sam Billings, News Editor

November 20, 2016

Future Farmers of America (FFA) members competed in district Leadership Development Events (LDEs) on Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Berry Center. LDEs consist of FFA-related events such as creed speaking, public relations, quiz team, job interview, chapter conducting and other events. Senior and President...

“Brains as Brawn”

“Brains as Brawn”

Story by: Emma Ruggiero, Reporter

January 11, 2016

A computer scientist, a physicist, an engineer, and a doctor (all aspiring) walk into a competition room. They have nothing but their notes and their brains.  In the next hour, they will show the judges everything they’ve spent so much time learning, either by building, programming, or simply testing....

Stick it

Alamo Challenge:  February of last year in San Antonio, TX, Anderson performed on the highbar and placed second in Nationals.

Story by: Jessica Bott, Reporter

October 21, 2013

Junior Levi Anderson trains every day with one goal in mind; becoming a member of the United States Olympic gymnastics team. Training as a gymnast for about 13 years, Anderson went to Nationals three times and earned his rank as 21 in the nation. He’s determined to meet his mark by becoming the to...

Competitive sport setbacks

Competitive sport setbacks

Story by: Audrey Jones, Reporter

October 9, 2013

The current policy allows any student a chance to sign up for competitive sports with no previous experience or knowledge of the game. An ametuer athlete produces many problems for a team that involves highly competitive events and a lot of dedication. It poses the question; should every sport require a ...

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