RO: In the Know

Elective fair gives incoming seventh graders a taste of what’s next

A. Cisneros, Video Editor, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, News and Features, Uncategorized

The elective fair was on March 8th from 6-8 p.m. at Red Oak Middle School for sixth grade students, at the same time as the annual open house for all ROMS students. The elective fair gave students information about what electives...

Spring Fling offers another night of music, dancing

R Chehab, Anchor

April 15, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, feature, News and Features, Uncategorized

ROMS cheerleaders hosted a Spring Fling in the middle school dance gym. It was on Friday, March 29 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Sales were $5 at lunch and $7 at the door. Dress code was appropriate "Sunday best" and students had to have ...

Overcoming struggles on and off the field

D Pimentel, Sports editor

April 9, 2019

Filed under feature, News and Features, Sports

Middle school sports can seem like a joke to some. But for others this is the time where  you’re working as hard you can to prepare for high school. Kenneth Molano,an 8th grader at Red Oak Middle School was just like any other ...

Setting the record straight about alternative school

L.Rivera

April 1, 2019

Filed under feature, News and Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

Everyone has to go to school, right? Of course we do. Some students get sent to alternative school for doing something that they weren’t supposed to do. So what happens when you don’t get to see your friends, your teachers...

By the numbers: Mobile multi-tasking makes a mess behind the wheel

J. Davis, Staff Writer, Columnist

February 23, 2019

Filed under feature, News and Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

There were 34,439 fatal motor vehicle crashes in the United States in 2016 in which 37,461 deaths occurred. But somehow, more than 21 million people in the U.S. are still afraid to fly. Roads in America can be dangerous. A...

‘Dancing with the Hawks’ fun for most, students ready for next ‘ball’

A. Valderas and S. R. Clark

October 19, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, feature, News and Features, Photos and Videos, Showcase, Uncategorized

This October 5 Red Oak Middle School kids lived it up at the first ever dance. The fall ball dance was the first dance ever in 12 years . Along with the dance some were wondering why we had this dance well just thank ...

ROMS hosts first-ever middle school ‘Fall Ball’

K. Brown and S. Batres

October 5, 2018

Filed under feature, News and Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

ROMS Cheerleaders will host the school’s first Fall Ball this Friday from 6:30 - 8:30 in the main gym. Only Red Oak Middle School students (all grades) are allowed to attend. ROMS hasn’t had a school dance in more...

New Highsteppers debut at May Spring Fling recital

Staff reports

May 1, 2018

Filed under News and Features, Uncategorized

Please congratulate the 2018-2019 Highsteppers! Lieutenants: Grace Cottrell, Drew Fleming, Isabella Francis, Skylar Sherman Team: Abigail Cooper Kynnedi Ward Alice Mastrovich Lauren Starling ...

ROMS Honors Band victorious in UIL Varsity Contest

Staff reports

April 26, 2018

Filed under feature, News and Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

The award-winning ROMS band has done it again. Students returned to campus wearing tuxedo shirts, black slacks, and walking with a pep in their step Thursday afternoon. The Honors Band competed before UIL judges on April 26,...

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