The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

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The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

Valley Ventana

The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

Valley Ventana

Tevijon Williams races against Clemens at the district track meet. Williams, who is competing with the 4x400 relay this weekend, holds the school record for the 100m (10.55).
Staying on track
Emma Siebold, Sports Editor • May 7, 2021
MileSplit labeled the Girls 800m as "probably (be) the best event at this year's meet".
Tre's anatomy
Jackson Posey, Sports Director • April 29, 2021
Ranger Roundup
Sports Staff April 28, 2021
This FEMA certification allows students to help communities after natural disaster strikes.
Conquering disaster
Ariana Vasquezz, Staff Writer • April 30, 2021

Fifteen students earned the Federal Emergency Management Agency certification; this will help them be educated for when they need to respond...

Conner Stevenson, Anna Johnson, Julie Schultz, and Alyssa Meffert receive ROTC scholarships.
A final award
NJROTC Cadets receive ROTC scholarships
Mazzy Rall, Staff Writer • April 28, 2021
Sophomores Mason Mock and Ainsley Miliken decorate stickers to put outside of classrooms. On the stickers, students wrote phrases such as "This is a safe space" or "Your mental health matters".
A united front
The S.U.R.E Club promotes equality on campus
Emma Siebold, Sports Editor • March 29, 2021
Siblings Ryan and Sage Benca square off in the snow. Both compete for the schools wrestling team.
The Battlin' Bencas
Star sibling wrestlers Ryan and Sage aim high
Parker Maroney, Staff Writer • March 26, 2021
On one of his wrists, two bracelets are rooted in his
faith and the memory of a friend
who died too young. “What I have
gone through has made me stronger
and able to grow as a person and
shape the way I am,” Tschoepe said.
Braced in faith, memory
Senior pays daily tribute to fallen friend with bracelets, philosophy about life
Daniel Lackey and Dylan Smith March 25, 2021
Many students are continuing to wear masks on campus, despite the district lifting the mandate.
Bring back the mask
Rebekah Mann, Managing Editor • March 11, 2021

The decision made Tuesday evening is appalling.  The Comal Independent School District Board of Trustees announced their decision to not...

Illuminated decorations around the ballroom reflected the enchanted forest theme.
Prom 2021
Daniel Lackey, Editor-in-chief • April 27, 2021