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Pat Carson, beloved educator at LHS, wins FCPS Substitute of the Year

Pat Carson, beloved educator at LHS, wins FCPS Substitute of the Year

by Emily Reed and Ethan Hart
May 24, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Spring 2017

 One of the most requested substitute teachers at Linganore, Pat Carson’s show of professionalism and kindness brings education to a whole new level in the classroom. But Carson is not just a substitute teacher; she is “the” FCPS Substitute Teacher of the Year 2017. On May 24, Carson wa...

Wise words from today’s leaders to tomorrow’s: What advice can I give you?

Wise words from today’s leaders to tomorrow’s:  What advice can I give you?

by Garrett Wiehler, Editor
May 22, 2017
Filed under Opinion

I am 18 years old and about to pursue a career in International Studies. (That's today's plan, but I'm feeling pretty sure of it.) Throughout my teens, I have been motivated to learn more about myself and others through my passions:  Scouting, drama, Destination Imagination, Model United Nations and journa...

Attendance matters: Twiford and Hardister track students coming and going

Attendance matters:  Twiford and Hardister track students coming and going

by Lily Weaver, Editor
April 12, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Every year, students and staff hear a lot about academic goals and progress, but did you know that attendance goals and progress are equally important to FCPS? Every week, Principal Nancy Doll publishes LHS progress toward the annual attendance goal. The annual target is 96% present, the current progr...

My job shadowing adventure: Principal Doll wears many hats–leader, teacher, friend

My job shadowing adventure: Principal Doll wears many hats–leader, teacher, friend

by Devin Barge, Editor
March 24, 2017
Filed under Features, Spring 2017

I had the opportunity to shadow Mrs. Nancy Doll for an entire school day and got an insider's look at what it's like to be a public high school principal.  It might seem like I had a "day off," but my day became a tremendous learning experience. 10) Nancy’s Notes Every Friday, Mrs. Doll sends out a memo/a...

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