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Liberty fire department teaches Little Lancers about fire safety: Photo of the Day 11/9/18

Liberty fire department teaches Little Lancers about fire safety: Photo of the Day 11/9/18

by Kendall Martin, Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

Every November, the Liberty Fire Department teaches the Little Lancers about fire safety. On November 14,  the Little Lancers lined up outside at the play yard to watch the fire trucks. Child development teacher Kate Lane said, "Fire safety is a lifesaving skill. It's amazing because young chil...

Students and staff take MSDE pilot climate survey: Photo of the Day 11/8/18

Students and staff take MSDE pilot climate survey: Photo of the Day 11/8/18

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On November 8, most students and staff took the MSDE (Maryland State Department of Education) pilot survey. The survey was administered during an extended PREP period. The survey explored student and teacher responses to school climate questions.   Most of the school, grades 9 - 11, we're taking the survey at...

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

by Emily Webb, Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On November 7, 2018, the National English Honor Society held their annual evening induction. An unusually large group, 71 new members, were inducted.  The ceremony began with opening remarks from the advisor, Natalie Rebetsky. Then, officers were confirmed in their positions and given time to talk about...

Varsity cheer advances to state competition: Photo of the Day 11/5/18

Varsity cheer advances to state competition: Photo of the Day 11/5/18

by Grace Gaydosh, Managing Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On November 3, varsity cheerleading took fifth place overall for the 3a/4a at Regionals at Harford Community College. They previously placed first at all three of their competitions, most importantly, at the county competition. In the regional contest, they scored 119.25 with a .75 deduction. This...

Publications staff plans ahead for yearbook: Photo of the Day 11/6/18

Publications staff plans ahead for yearbook: Photo of the Day 11/6/18

by Andrew Lyons, Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

The yearbook will be themed around Linganore's unique qualities. For all of the events like the homecoming dance and Halloween, the yearbook will be discussing how we are, as a school, a community, "United yet Unique." The community works together to help each other but they are all individually different. The...

French Honor Society begins celebration of French Week: Photo of the Day 11/2/18

French Honor Society begins celebration of French Week: Photo of the Day 11/2/18

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

November 1 is the first day of French Week, the national, week-long celebration of French language and culture in America. French Week was established in 2013 by the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF). According to French teacher Madame Blonder, the purpose of French Week is “to promote th...

Students get festive for Halloween: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

Students get festive for Halloween: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

by Carson Buck, Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Halloween, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Whether people go to a party or go trick or treating, Halloween has something to offer for everyone. Junior Laria Seyfried who is dressed up as Dwight, a popular character from the hit series "The Office," said, "This is my favorite costume to date. It's comfortable and less attention seeking than pre...

Little Lancers trick or treat in classrooms: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

Little Lancers trick or treat in classrooms: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 31, the Child Development class took the Little Lancers trick or treating around the school, where they received a variety of treats and toys. Trick or treating through the Linganore halls is an annual Halloween tradition for the class, and one of the most enjoyable activities during th...

Varsity cheer takes home their tenth consecutive Frederick County championship: Photo of the Day 10/30/18

Varsity cheer takes home their tenth consecutive Frederick County championship: Photo of the Day 10/30/18

by Grace Gaydosh, Managing Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On October 29, Varsity cheerleading took first place at the 2018 Frederick County Championship, which was held at Governor Thomas Johnson High. They also placed first at their previous invitationals at Westminster and Frederick Scott Key High School. JV also took first place at all three competitions. "I...

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