Senior Year 2.0

Victoria Tzanev, Reporter

April 24, 2020

Recently, we’ve heard devastating news about the rest of the school year being cancelled. It’s more than the fact that school is over, but so is our athletic season and a bunch of school activities and events. It’s even harder on the seniors. We missed out on senior chill out, the elementary walk,...

Giovanni Chanaba- The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Ashley Swedlund, Reporter

April 1, 2020

Music is a career pursued by many, but no one is as talented and as dedicated as our very own Morton Ranch High School senior, Giovanni Chanaba. Giovanni is one of the MRHS Bands drum majors, having been an assistant drum major for the 2018-2019 marching band season, and the head drum major for th...

Mavericks Turned Panthers

Mavericks Turned Panthers

Laura Perich, Reporter, Social Media Editor

October 9, 2017

From the Maverick Way to Panther Pride, Paetow High School share their opinions about transferring from Morton Ranch High School. Paetow opened August 16, 2017, inviting  Mavericks on to their campus. Leaving the Maverick family to become a Panther, Paetow students express their opinions about their new ...

From Passion to Action

Delfina Ahulu, Reporter

October 9, 2017

As we neared the end of August and our second week of school, a major category three hurricane named Harvey hit Texas and brought a downpour of rain that devastated the Houston area. Our Katy community was distraught and many families including here at Morton Ranch were affected by this dreadful exper...

The Good Things During Harsh Times

The Good Things During Harsh Times

December 15, 2016

At the time of the Iraq war, Sophomore Nawaf Abulhaija and his family’s lives were constantly threatened in Iraq because they were Palestinians. In February 2007, at six years old, Nawaf moved into a refugee camp with his family, and this is where his most valuable memories were made. For nearly 4 ye...

Ambulances and Adrenaline Rushes

Christina Soukis, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 2, 2016

Every teacher claims their class provides "real world experience," but if you take Principles of Health Science, you'll actually have the opportunity to work in multiple real world positions. Senior Mariah Wilson chose to work on as an EMT, providing care while riding on an ambulance.  Not just ...

ENGAGE in College

Katherine Nolasco, Marketing Team, Reporter

November 3, 2016

For seniors in highschool, college applications can be a hassle. Not knowing which college or university would be a good choice for you can be challenging, and adding other school work on top of making decisions that will affect the rest of your life will only add to stress. Senior Nhi Vu, one of ...

Finding a Light

Sofia Aguilar, Copy Editor

October 20, 2016

  In 2002, four year old Genesis Galindo was diagnosed with Leukemia. The journey began when her mother observed small bruises on her legs and noticed that she couldn’t walk up the stairs. Her mother took her to a pediatrician and she was immediately admitted into a hospital, which would even...

What It’s Like to Be a Top Ten Student

What It's Like to Be a Top Ten Student

Gaby Hilado, Reporter

September 15, 2016

Today, high school class ranking systems has completely changed. Half of the high schools in U.S. no longer provide class ranks.  However, many students aim to graduate in the top ten percent of their class.   Junior Bungee Bedro is one of the students in MRHS aiming to graduate in the top ten. ...

A Blast from the Past

Katherine Nolasco, Ruby Amaya, Christina Soukis

September 12, 2016

Mavericks dress up for Throwback Thursday.

Mavericks Experience Hawaii for a Day

Katherine Nolasco, Ruby Amaya, Christina Soukis

September 6, 2016

The Hawaiian spirit day was a huge success here at Morton Ranch.

Contributors to the Maverick Star NewsMagazine

Contributors to the Maverick Star NewsMagazine

Morgan Spears, Co-Editor in Chief

March 9, 2016

The Maverick Star staff would like to thank the following for their contributions to the March 2016 issue of the Maverick Star, without whom, this edition would not have been possible. Paige Arnold Karen Austin Nicole Benke J.D. Coker Fred Collins Meagan Cuzzort Meagan Doby Marissa Emerson ...

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