Cinco Ranch High School

Cinco Ranch Cheer Squad Wins Class 6A State Title

The state champion Spirit of Cinco Ranch cheer team - photo courtesy Cinco Ranch High School

By George Slaughter Cinco Ranch High School is known for its school spirit. Earlier this month, its cheer team won the Class 6A state championship as proof. The Spirit of Cinco Ranch cheer team has 43 members. Like their Cougar Star drill team counterparts, Spirit cheer team members cheer on the Cougars at football games. Spirit cheer team members also attend and cheer at volleyball games, along with boys’ and girls’ basketball games. Spirit cheer […]

Katy Independent School District Offers Two High Schools as Shelters, and Transportation to Help Evacuees Get to Shelters

By George Slaughter The Katy Independent School District continues to play a role in the community’s recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey. The district has opened two schools as shelters: Cinco Ranch High School, 23440 Cinco Ranch Blvd., and Morton Ranch High School, 21000 Franz Road. The school shelters have a 9 p.m. curfew and have been serving hot meals, Maria DiPetta, KISD media relations manager, said. Unlike some other shelters, pets are being allowed, she […]

Cinco Ranch High School Robotics Team Cryptonite Wins Greater Kansas City Regional Tournament

Kansas City, Missouri Team 624 (CRyptonite) from Cinco Ranch High School won the Greater Kansas City Regional qualifying tournament and in the process established themselves as one of the top scoring teams in FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition (FRC) teams so far this season.   As part of the tournament’s fourth-seed alliance with Team 1987 (BroncoBots) from Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Team 5801 (CTC Inspire) from Independence, Missouri, they […]