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Wild, Wild, West: Students’ perspectives on the West Austin Studio Tour and future art events

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On May 12, 2018, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., student artists, musicians, performers, and supporters gathered throughout the halls of the Ann Richards School to commemorate the fine arts celebration that is the West Austin Studio tour. Incorporating both student work and local Austin artists, this is the second year the spring event has been hosted…

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Cafe-gym-atorium: The many roles for the cafeteria

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Ann Richards isn’t the only school that has a cafetorium, but when it comes to multi purposing, ARS definitely takes the cake. The cafeteria not only doubles as an auditorium but also as a dance room, gym, cafeteria, and after school activities center. “We’ve been sharing the space forever,” theatre director Ms. Marissa Castañón said.…

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Partygoers and Partyno-ers: Which prom stereotype are you?

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With prom season in full swing, try to figure out which “prom stereotype” everyone falls into. We’re all a little different, and that’s what makes prom so much fun. Which partygoer or partyno-er are you? Read on to find out!   The date bringer So you’re here with a date. If you brought someone, you’re…

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Up on their feet: Dance team conquers at competition

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This past Saturday, February 4th, the ARS Starlettes competed in the MA Dance competition hosted at Bowie High School under the direction of dance sponsors Ms. Doy Roberts and Ms. Danielle Willie; captain Giani Bright, 11 and co- lieutenants Beverly Castellanos, 12, and Keyla Blanco, 11. The team won sweepstakes for all three of their…

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Dancing queens: Starlettes get a fresh start with new sponsors

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The Ann Richards dance team acquires two new dance sponsors- middle school english teacher, Ms. Danielle Willie and STARS teacher Ms. Doy Roberts- after former dance teacher, Holly Schimdt, leaves for the 2016-2017 school year. “I knew the girls needed a sponsor,” Ms. Willie said. “Some of them have been part of the dance team…

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Dance your heart out: Sixth graders create middle school dance team two weeks into the school year

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Abby Cabrera (6), Terriona Brown (6), Naomi Davis (6) and Ellie Geeslin (7) practice their dance routine for Sia’s Chandelier. “We started a dance team simply because we wanted to do something fun, because we wanted somewhere to get confident and brave,” co-founder of dance team, Talia Washington said, during her student council election speech.…

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