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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...

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

February 23, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

On February 6, the French Honor Society hung a mural commemorating the 1884 painting Un dimanche après-midi à l’Île de la Grande Jatte which translates to A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. French teacher and French Honor Society adviser Madame Dragana Blonder printed a version of the ...

Maryland plans to replace PARCC with new standardized test

Maryland plans to replace PARCC with new standardized test

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, News

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers—or PARCC test, as it is more commonly known—is being scrapped in Maryland. This online standardized test is familiar to most Maryland high school students, as it must be taken by students in English 10 and Algebra I (and, for the ...

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