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Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

by Bridget Murphy, Opinions and Layout Design Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

This is my open letter to the Board of Education.  I'll send it as soon as I finish my college applications. In mid-October, I read in The Washington Post that senior students in the Washington, D.C. region have been granted one weekend homework-free, so they can work on their college applications. ...

News for February 9, 2017

by Lancer Media

February 9, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements

Interested in learning about drama? Aspiring to be the next hit Hollywood actor? Everybody must start somewhere, so why not sign up for a theatre class next year? Classes are fun, have a variety of hands-on activities, and involve lots of games. See Mrs. Smithhisler in room D101 with any questions. Calling all asp...

News for September 1, 2016

by Lancer Media

September 1, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

Any student who is interested in applying for Mu Alpha Theta (Linganore's National Mathematics Honor Society) should pick up an application outside of room A140. Applications are due Friday, September 9th. Please see Mrs. Purgason with any questions. There will be a 10th grade class assembly with...

News for May 18, 2016

by Lancer Media

May 18, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

There will be a National Art Honor Society meeting after school today in room A211. All interested students for next year, and all current members, should attend. If you cannot make it, see Mrs. Geisser. All band students who are participating in the State Solo and Ensemble competition this Saturday...

Naviance: Not the nightmare you think it is

Naviance: Not the nightmare you think it is

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Naviance= Nasty. At least that's what I thought before I learned how to use it. In fact, I've heard a lot of complaining from my senior peers. "It's confusing." "Why can't I just do it the old way?" "I don't have time for it." Now, with practice, I realize Naviance is an incredible tool that w...

Don’t ignore the benefits of visiting college reps

Don’t ignore the benefits of visiting college reps

by Kaylee Henry, Editor

October 10, 2015


Filed under College Blog, Showcase

Besides the relief of getting out class, college visits can be important to your future education and could just determine where you go to college. In the fall each year, representatives from college admissions offices travel to high schools around the U.S to meet with students one on one. This all...

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