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HOMECOMING

Lisa Chavez and Sarahi Bracamontes

September 19, 2016


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HOMECOMING   Homecoming is the tradition that welcomes back students to school. At MECHS it is no different. “It should be a fun experience as a freshman since it is my first year here. I am looking forward to it.” Freshman Andrea told us. “I think it is fun and a good way for people to come together.” Says junio...

Rain, Rain Go Away

Rain, Rain Go Away

Sarahi Bracamontes, Lisa Chavez, Andrea Contreras, and Andrea Ortiz

September 12, 2016


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Many families were affected by the rain that took the city by surprise this September, here at MECHS many students were affected. “Water would fall on paint and would create bubbles, we would have to patch it to fix it. Our house was a mess.” Senior Gus quoted. As a result of the rain, frog...

A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Michelle Herrera and Melissa Castillo

August 11, 2016


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Mission Early College High School welcomed back its students on August 1, 2016 for the 2016-2017 school year! With the new school year came new changes. This year there were numerous difference that the campus experienced such as starting off the year with a search for a new Assistant Principal. AP...

Senior Graduation

Senior Graduation

Patricia Aguirre

May 19, 2016


Filed under News, Student Life

After working hard to get where they are right now, seniors will be graduating May 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. in the heart of El Paso, the Don Haskins Center. Many have been dreaming for this day to come and others are wishing their high school experience won't end so fast. Since May 27 is the last day of...

Calling all dancers!

Calling all dancers!

Patricia Aguirre

April 28, 2016


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If you couldn't audition for the Flames dancing team there is another chance to join a dancing team. The Immortals Ballroom Dance Team will have auditions for everybody who would want to join. There will be mandatory workshops May 23rd to May 25th from 4-6 p.m. The audition date is May 26th from 4:30...

Salsa Making Contest

Salsa Making Contest

Patricia Aguirre

April 28, 2016


Filed under News, Student Life

To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, there will be a salsa making contest Friday, May 6 during 3B. There will be different activities like tortilla toss and pin the tail on the burro. If you want to participate in the contest you should make your salsa before the day of the competition. It is a free event open to a...

Blast to the Past!

Blast to the Past!

Patricia Aguirre

April 19, 2016


Filed under News, Student Life

Blast to the Past is an event to commemorate the different decades, while having loads of fun with different activities. The junior class of MECHS will be hosting it and it’s open to the public. It will take place April 29 from 5:30p.m. to 9:00p.m. at Mission Early College High school. Everyo...

Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis

Serena de Santiago, Daniella Dominguez, Jocelyn Navarro, Francine Rosales

April 8, 2016


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Tuberculosis(TB) has had an increased rate of contraction over the past few years. Texas is ranked number 4 in the country with the most outbreaks. With this in mind, we can narrow down our statistics to El Paso and discover that in the past two years there have been two outbreaks. One included an e...

Got talent?

Patricia Aguirre

April 5, 2016


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

The 10th annual talent show will be taking place Thursday, April 7 from 6pm to 8pm at the ASC. Jasmine Zuñiga and Jaime Perales will be hosting this year’s talent show. There will be a variety of talents ranging from singing alone and dancing with a pair. Tickets will be only $2 so make sure to g...

Crowning Night

Patricia Aguirre

February 18, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Valeria Padilla and Mark Myers hosted the third Mister and Miss Mission at the ASC from 6 pm to 8 pm. The competitors are Priscilla Hernandez, Ashley Hernandez, Hazle Orozco, Genesis Hinojos, Esmeralda Bitter, Sofia Sepulveda, Eric Canchola, Eric Romero, Andy Perez and Jose Flores. Competitors are judged...

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