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One-to-one program gains a few more ones: Photo of the Day 1/30/17

One-to-one program gains a few more ones: Photo of the Day 1/30/17

by Hannah Haught, Managing Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 30th, new Chromebooks were distributed to students who had signed up to receive one. The laptops, previously only in use by the class of 2020, extended their reach to upperclassmen as well. The Chromebooks are part of Linganore's plan to become a one-to-one school. The one-to-one system...

Students add the finishing touches to the media center’s coloring poster: Photo of the Day 11/28/16

Students add the finishing touches to the media center’s coloring poster: Photo of the Day 11/28/16

by Cassie Harris, Reporter
November 28, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

At the beginning of the school year, media specialist Marsha Thompson created a fun coloring project for students. The intent for the collaborative project was to alleviate stress and provide a creative outlet for students and staff. Every day before 7:30 a.m. or at lunch, student add more to the po...

Trump wins LHS Mock Election, mirrors national results.

Trump wins LHS Mock Election, mirrors national results.

by Cassie Harris, Reporter
November 10, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, News, Showcase

"You have to be knowledgeable to vote to vote. Knowledge is power." On Monday, November 7th students of all grades voted for who they want to become the next President of the United States. Voting took place during all lunch shifts, and all students are able to participate, regardless of their age. ...

Harry Potter Alliance designs magical t-shirts: Photo of the Day 10/14/16

Harry Potter Alliance designs magical t-shirts: Photo of the Day 10/14/16

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter
October 14, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 14, the Harry Potter Alliance (frequently called HPA) met during PREP to design t-shirts showcasing their Harry Potter pride. This was the club's second meeting of the 2016-2017 school year. During their first meeting, each new club member was "sorted" into a Hogwarts' House based on their personality and bonded with o...

Chromebooks for Class of 2020 change approach to learning

Chromebooks for Class of 2020 change approach to learning

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter
September 21, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, News, Showcase

In 2014, FCPS established a program to give every student their own device to use in the classroom. This 1:1 program distributed Chromebooks to all Class of 2020 members this year. The Chromebooks are used in the classroom and can be taken home for them to use. “Chromebooks have been a good...

Harry Potter Alliance makes Snitch ornaments: Photo of the Day: 12/16/15

Harry Potter Alliance makes Snitch ornaments: Photo of the Day: 12/16/15

by Amanda Anderson and Sarah Molineu
December 16, 2015
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

December 16, the Harry Potter Alliance made golden snitch holiday ornaments. The members started with a gold ornament and cut out wings out of paper. After that they hot glued the wings on using glitter glue sticks. “It’s a space where we can all be together and have fun,” Co-President Cor...

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