On March 8 at the Smith Branch Library, our JY Spoken Word Poetry team will be competing in Space City Slams. Space City Slams is a free performance poetry competition for teens. Yates poets', rappers, and writers are coached by Outspoken Bean of Writers in the Schools and Meta Four Houston.
The Theatre Department won District and Area in One Act Play on last year they are preparing for another victory. But this year they are collaborating with Cosmetology Department for the play Steel Magnolias.