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Muller creates Linganore bike club: Photo of the Day 3/23/19

Muller creates Linganore bike club: Photo of the Day 3/23/19

by Jacob Bolger, Editor in Chief

March 23, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Class of 2020 member Jake Muller set out to create a space in which those who enjoy working on, riding, and racing bicycles could meet and learn, launching the Linganore Bike Club which meets on A days. The club involves students who enjoy trail riding, mountain biking, and even competitive cyclists. ...

Students support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing #LotsOfSocks : Photo of the day 3/21/19

Students support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing #LotsOfSocks : Photo of the day 3/21/19

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

March 22, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 21, students wore fun, colorful and unique socks to show their support for World Down Syndrome Day. World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is held annually on March 21 to represent the cause of Down Syndrome, a triplicate of the 21st chromosome. WDSD was created to raise awareness about what...

Choir earns near perfect score at spring 2019 adjudication: Photo of the Day 3/22/19

Choir earns near perfect score at spring 2019 adjudication: Photo of the Day 3/22/19

by Julie Walker, Managing Editor

March 22, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On March 21, Mr. Damon Dye's choir performed in their adjudication assessment and earned all Superior ratings. An adjudication is essentially a benchmark exam that tests the skills of the choir in their stage performance. During the adjudication, the concert choir performs three songs they prepared,and...

Marching band celebrates St. Patrick’s Day in NYC: Photo of the Day 3/19/19

Marching band celebrates St. Patrick’s Day in NYC: Photo of the Day 3/19/19

by Emily Watson, Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

From March 15 to 17, the Linganore Marching Band went to New York for their spring trip. Arriving at New York on Friday, March 15, the Marching Band went to tour the Cathedral of St.John the Divine. Numerous pieces of art with inspirational stories were displayed around on the walls. The group of students...

Newcomb’s classes compete for top grammar honors: Photo of the Day 3/19/2019

Newcomb’s classes compete for top grammar honors: Photo of the Day 3/19/2019

by Emily McNally, Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

Grammar can be really tough and difficult to comprehend.  Lucky for students in Mrs. Mary Ellen Newcomb’s English classes, they practice every day with an activity she calls "Grammar Games." Each class is divided into grammar teams that compete everyday for the most points. Every student gets ...

Varsity and junior varsity softball teams scrimmage to prepare for upcoming games: Photo of the Day 3/18/19

Varsity and junior varsity softball teams scrimmage to prepare for upcoming games: Photo of the Day 3/18/19

by Gabby Llewellyn, Reporter

March 18, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 15, the softball teams had a joint practice to help set up the field and to scrimmage each other. The varsity team raked and prepared the field itself, while junior varsity set up nets around the batting cage and hung posters. Due to the recent rain, the field was messy, so raking and dragg...

Mu Alpha Theta and National English Honor Society celebrate Pi Day: Photo of the Day 3/14/19

Mu Alpha Theta and National English Honor Society celebrate Pi Day: Photo of the Day 3/14/19

by Yesenia Montenegro, Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 14, Mu Alpha Theta celebrated Pi Day with the help of the National English Honor Society. Members of both honor societies spent time after school making Pi Day crafts. There were about 20 to 25 people in attendance. Students used grid paper to make “pi” lines (skylines) out of the digits of...

French Honor Society celebrates Mardi Gras: Photo of the Day 3/15/19

French Honor Society celebrates Mardi Gras: Photo of the Day 3/15/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

March 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 4, the French Honor Society celebrated Mardi Gras, a tradition of parties, galas, parades, and feasting, that dates back thousands of years. It was established in the United States in the 1700’s and takes place on the day before Ash Wednesday, or the first day of Lent. In its Christia...

Teachers go head to head reading as many books as they can to fill their virtual bookshelves: Photo of the day 3/17/19

Teachers go head to head reading as many books as they can to fill their virtual bookshelves: Photo of the day 3/17/19

by Ashley Baker, Reporter

March 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

Teachers are reading and filling up their virtual bookshelves. NEHS member Larry Liu took on the leadership responsiblity to create virtual bookshelves for teachers so that they can spread the love of reading.   A virtual bookshelf would be a great idea to see how many books can be read by the end of...

Girls lacrosse visits alumni at UMBC lacrosse game: Photo of the Day 3/13/19

Girls lacrosse visits alumni at UMBC lacrosse game: Photo of the Day 3/13/19

by Madeline Williamson, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

On March 9, the girls lacrosse team traveled to UMBC to see Adriana D'amore and watch her play Division I lacrosse. Both JV and varsity teams went to the UMBC versus Temple game.  The Retrievers lost with a score of 16-12. Defensive player Ella Mccaffrey said, “I really enjoyed watching this lacrosse game. I fe...

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