• Deadline to Take Senior Pictures is Nov. 12
  • PSAT is being offered to 10th and 11th graders on Oct. 13
  • News on FISD Covid-19 can be found at friscoisd.org
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The Shield

Memorial High School / 12300 Frisco St. Frisco, TX 75033 / 469-633-7300

The Shield

Memorial High School / 12300 Frisco St. Frisco, TX 75033 / 469-633-7300

The Shield

The importance of carrying an Emergency Contact card

The importance of carrying an ‘Emergency Contact’ card

Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor August 31, 2021

  Why it's crucial to carry an ICE emergency contact card Having an Emergency contact card (ICE) may seem like something you could go without but you never know when life will take a turn. An...

The Stunning Photos from the IPPAWARDS Are Worth a Look

The Stunning Photos from the IPPAWARDS Are Worth a Look

Kelsey Byrd August 31, 2021

The most expensive and glamorous cameras might be efficient at capturing the clearest details but they aren’t always necessary. The IPPAWARDS has been seeking to prove that since its foundation in 2007...

The Story of James Robertson

The Story of James Robertson

Kaleigh Stephens August 25, 2021

Some of you may know of death row criminal James Robertson, some of you may not. Well, James Robertson, is a man around 54, who has been in prison for about 37 years. Whom, indeed did finish his...

3 tips to ease into senior year

3 tips to ease into senior year

Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor August 25, 2021

 Senior year ! we made it class of  '22, some of us were last in school as sophomores spending all of junior year inside, or some of us switched back and forth between school or home. Regardless of how...

Frisco Parents demand 3 things: Masks ,distancing and virtual option for 7-12th grade

Frisco Parents demand 3 things: Masks ,distancing and virtual option for 7-12th grade

Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor August 17, 2021

  On Monday August 16th, 2021 about 25 parents in Fisd protested at the Frisco administration building demanding social distancing ,mask mandates,and a virtual online option for grades 7-12th....

As the School Year Comes to a Close, Students Reflect

As the School Year Comes to a Close, Students Reflect

Kelsey Byrd May 13, 2021

Ladies and gentlemen, we did it. With the end of the school year so tantalizingly near, and the get-me-outta-here mood having settled resolutely on every person on campus, students are getting ready for...

Twitter Drags Trump for his Bizarre Statement on Kentucky Derby Horse

Twitter Drags Trump for his Bizarre Statement on Kentucky Derby Horse

Kelsey Byrd May 11, 2021

(Note: This article is categorized as an Op-Ed. As such, all opinions are that of staff writer Kelsey Byrd’s, and do not reflect the ideas or thoughts of Memorial High School nor the MHS Journalism staff...

Parents rank their 7 biggest concerns for their children

Parents rank their 7 biggest concerns for their children

Karalyn Brown, Managing editor May 4, 2021

(source: district administration article) A survey asking parents about students’ enthusiasm for school may reinforce district leaders’ plans to prioritize social-emotional learning post-COVID. Nearly...

Severe Weather Causes Rare Tornado Emergency Being Issued

Severe Weather Causes Rare Tornado Emergency Being Issued

Cassie Pheng May 3, 2021

A total of twenty-three tornadoes were reported as hitting four states. A whopping 18 in Mississippi, 2 in Nebraska, 1 in Louisiana, 1 in Colorado, causing destruction to homes in these states.  This...

4 killed in smuggling attempt

May 3, 2021

An overly crowded boat was overturned due to weather conditions on the San Diego coast, killing 4 and wounding 25. Police suspect it's attempted smuggling gone wrong.  “Every indication from our...

President Biden Delivers First Speech to Joint Session of Congress

President Biden Delivers First Speech to Joint Session of Congress

Kelsey Byrd April 29, 2021

The presidential speech to Congress may be a staple of American politics, but never has it quite been like this. With the seating in the House Chamber vastly spaced out in accordance to Covid social distancing...

D.C. Statehood: Is it Possible?

D.C. Statehood: Is it Possible?

Kelsey Byrd April 27, 2021

It was a triumphant day for the pro D.C-statehood crowd. The U.S. House of Representatives oversaw an historic measure to make the nation’s capital an official state, with a predictable party-line vote...