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Legacy Student Council To Host State Conference

Christine Holley, 12, decorates posters for homecoming with other members of student council. StuCo will host the TASC conference in 2021.

Matthew McCoy, News Editor

December 13, 2019

The Texas Association of Student Councils, TASC, chose Legacy High School as the Conference Coordinator at the Irving Convention Center in April 2021. The TASC annual conference is one of the largest gathering of student leaders in the United States and consists of around 5,000 students and 500 advi...

Soup’s On

Emily Ledesma, 11, prepares food at the culinary camp in the summer.

Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Before the stream of students begins entering the class, Ms. Chianese finishes passing out chef’s hats across tables. She displays the project on the projector: “LAB TODAY!” When the bell rings students trickle in one by one to find their group and hats. “In two minutes you all need to have done ...

More Than Stepping

Aiyana Gilliam, 9, performs with the step team at the community pep rally for homecoming. The team will perform at Toys for Tots Dec. 4.

Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

When Coach Jamie Turner took over the Notorious Step Team this year, her goals reached further than stomping, rehearsing and hyping up the school. Turner hoped to build a family of young women and men excited to embrace themselves through a modern configuration of a historical art form.  Stepping impleme...

StuCo Collects Toys and Cans for Holiday Season

Mansfield will host the annual Toys for Tots toy drive on Dec. 4 at the Center.

Matthew McCoy, News Editor

November 18, 2019

Student Council will collect toys for the annual Toys for Tots event at the Center until Dec. 3. Students can trade in toys for tickets to purchase snacks such as hot chocolate, popcorn, cotton candy, tardy passes and more. StuCo sponsor Kenna Cavnar also encourages teachers to bring canned foods for the B...

Physics Students Launch Rockets

Students build their rockets to launch in their physics class.

McKenzie Canton, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

Laughter consumed the room as paper rockets soared through the air and fell helplessly back to the ground. Ms. Lowry, physics teacher, strolled between lab tables and she commented kindly on student’s rocket decorations and styles.  Students sat at their lab seats and hot glued their rolls of pap...

Key Club Sells Socks for Student in Africa

Key Club sells socks to raise money for Leticia.

Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Key Club sponsors a child in Africa by raising funds to send her to a private school in Uganda for an entire year. The club sells socks for $12 per pack for the Socks for School fundraiser in Nov.  The We Help Two organization is a partner of Key Club International and works to send children in A...

StuCo to Host Veteran’s Day Lunch

StuCo to Host Veteran's Day Lunch

Jordyn Folsom, Features Editor

November 5, 2019

In acknowledgment of Veteran’s Day on Nov. 11, StuCo plans to host a luncheon on Friday, Nov. 8. Students are encouraged to bring their military family members to have lunch in the Legacy cafeteria. To sign up to attend, students can fill out this form, or scan the QR code in the downstairs offices and on the StuCo door.  “We want each and every veteran and family member of veterans, living or dead, to fe...