By: Cyndal Harris and Katalina Jones

The holidays are here! This means it’s going to be a busy time of the year. There will be lots of excitement and celebrations. People are going to visit their families, give gifts and receive gifts. Everyone has a favorite Christmas song; mine is “Last Christmas”. In DeKalb Middle/High School, students were asked  if they have a favorite ornament, favorite Christmas song, favorite gift, and biggest Christmas wish.

Biggest Christmas Wish

“A new bike” - Alex Sawyers, 10th grade

“My biggest Christmas wish is a dog. I want a dog.” - Kirstian Goddard, 12th grade

“Truck parts”- Bryan Chatman, 10th grade

Favorite Christmas present

“As a child, the best gift I’ve received was my 20 Care Bears.”- Ariana Geoffroy, 10th grade


“I like getting art supplies.” - Rebekah Gunter, 9th grade

“The best childhood gift ever would be Nintendo when I was in 1st grade and the best adult gift was a .38 revolver.” - Mr. Wardlow, History

Favorite Christmas ornament

“Probably the star on top.” - Eric Kelley, 11th grade


“The star on top." - Dessariee Myers, 9th grade

“I have an ornament of my daughter dressed in a Santa dress that says "Baby’s First Christmas".”

- Mrs. Downing, secretary 

Favorite Christmas Song

“I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas” - Damian Lindstrom, 11th grade

“All I Want for Christmas is You” - McKenzie Black, 10th grade


“Probably “All I want for Christmas is You” by Mariah Carey”- Kamryn Dewey, 12th grade