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Dancers showcase their moves: Photo of the Day 5/22/17

Dancers showcase their moves: Photo of the Day 5/22/17

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2017

Mrs. Angela Smithhisler (@Teacher_Smitty), head of the drama and dance department, had tweeted  "Don't miss the Dance Showcase this Monday at 7. The dancers have worked so hard and it's going to be a great show!" Smithhisler delivered on her promise, and the dancers and tech crew combined to create a show worth a sta...

Class of 2017: poms seniors dance down to 8 days

Class of 2017:  poms seniors dance down to 8 days

by Grace Brooks, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The Pom and Dance team performs at football games, pep rallies, and competitions. The team has 8 seniors leaving. Caitlin Caffrey, Lexi Watson, Marlee Steig, Emma Ruch, Taylor Thomas, Alyssa Yammarino, Brooke Bennett and Bree Cacioppo. Captains, Watson and Thomas, have been on the team since freshma...

Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
May 9, 2017
Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Emma Wynkoop and Alyssa Yammarino will study at Towson University this fall. Both girls look forward to continuing their activities they were involved with in high school. Yammarino said, "I'm going to try out for Towson's pom team. I really enjoyed being on poms in high school and the great things I...

Rho Kappa inductees begin their new chapter in the history books: Photo of the Day 2/15/17

Rho Kappa inductees begin their new chapter in the history books: Photo of the Day 2/15/17

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

While history often repeats itself, February 15th was the only date for the annual Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society induction ceremony honoring the accomplishments of the new inductees. The hard work and dedication required to get into Rho Kappa is worth celebrating. Students must have six ...

Pom and Dance team competes at Marriotts Ridge: Photo of the Day 1/21/2017

Pom and Dance team competes at Marriotts Ridge: Photo of the Day 1/21/2017

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter
January 22, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday, January 21, the Pom and Dance team competed at a Mid-Atlantic Pom and Dance Association (MAPDA) competition, hosted at Marriotts Ridge High School (@hcpss_mrhs). The team competed five dances including short pom, jazz, high kick, lyrical and prop. The team came home victorious with a first place win in shor...

Yammarino flashes back to kindergarten for internship

Yammarino flashes back to kindergarten for internship

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter
October 20, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features

One, two, three, eyes on me! On October 11, I became a kindergartner again at Kemptown Elementary School. For Alyssa Yammarino, Class of 2017, this is a regular occurrence. She leaves school before third block to attend her internship. "There are 36 interns this year, 14 of which are helping at an ele...

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