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  • Mitchell Hopkins and Claire Grunewald, class of '16, named NSPA Design of the Year Finalists


Search for next principal continues

Lauren Becker, News Editor

The search for a new principal started shortly after former principal Madelyn Ball announced that she was leaving in Feb. 2016. The opening was listed on major association and career websites which gener...  Read More »

September 27, 2016

Administration considers Labor Day start

Taylor Bynion, Copy Editor

On Aug. 31, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order stating that for the 2017-2018 school year, Maryland schools would return from summer break after Labor Day. This executive order will ...  Read More »

September 22, 2016

2016 Homecoming theme announced

Lauren Becker and Alyssa Kraus

The official 2016 Homecoming theme is Harry Potter, which was decided by a survey sent to students via email. The Harry Potter theme beat the other choices of Under the Sea, Around the World, and Rain...  Read More »

September 21, 2016

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Junior transfer adjusts to new environment

Fourth and goal. Ball on the three yard line. Down by four. The team needs a touchdown. There’s just enough time on the clock to run one last play. Junior transfer and ...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Field hockey goalie’s performance earns national attention

September 22, 2016

New cheerleading coach implements changes

September 20, 2016

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Special Needs Prom leaves emotional impact

Cody sits with his father as he looks through the yearbook. Immediately, he stops at the Prom spread, points to it, and looks at his dad. How do you explain to your son t...  Read More »

June 3, 2016 • 0 comments

Tim Perry wins Educator of the Year award

May 25, 2016

Class of 2016 breaks prank tradition

May 18, 2016

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Benner’s B-Sides: “My Woman” showcases indie-rock goddess Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen lives up to her first name on her latest record, “My Woman,” as she sings of love and heartbreak with an almost divine delivery. Olsen soars, croons, belts, and...  Read More »

September 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Highly anticipated Frank Ocean album drops after four years

September 21, 2016

Best albums of 2016 (so far)

September 19, 2016

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In Focus

Defying beauty standards

Lilly Stannard, In-Focus Editor

Then four-year-old Morgan Johnson was playing a game of tag with her pre-school classmates like she did every day during recess. When a particular kid was picked to be the tagger...  Read More »

May 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Strengthening friendships through tradition

January 20, 2016

The social media mask

December 15, 2015

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