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The Whimsical Wizards win the 2016 Quidditch tournament

The Whimsical Wizards win the 2016 Quidditch tournament

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

May 20, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

On Tuesday, May 18, seven teams stepped away from Linganore and into the wizarding world of Hogwarts for the second annual Quidditch tournament. Under a stormy sky, teams competed to win the golden snitch trophy and a bag of Harry Potter themed prizes. The teams who participated in the tournament in...

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...

News for May 17, 2016

by Lancer Media

May 17, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

Students who don’t have any more band performances or classes this year, should return school instruments, uniforms and warm-up books to Mr. Lloyd, by Thursday, May 19th. All seniors should pick up their pre-ordered yearbooks today at the Senior Picnic. Seniors can also buy a yearbook for $75.00,...

News for May 16, 2016

by Lancer Media

May 16, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

Students who don’t have any more band performances or classes this year, should return school instruments, uniforms and warm-up books to Mr. Lloyd, by Thursday, May 19th. All seniors should pick up their pre-ordered yearbooks during the Senior Picnic tomorrow. Seniors can also buy a yearbook for...

Harry Potter Alliance hosts second annual Quidditch tournament

Harry Potter Alliance hosts second annual Quidditch tournament

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

May 3, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

 Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) is where the world of witchcraft and wizardry comes to life. The co-presidents of the club, seniors Corinne DeFrancisci and Marissa Maze, try to incorporate as many Hogwarts traditions as they can throughout the school year, including the popular sport of Quidditch. ...

News for April 25, 2016

by Lancer Media

April 25, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

If you have not picked up your report card, please stop by Ms. Duggan's desk in the Student Services Office. If you have an obligation to settle, please see Ms. Shapiro in the front office to obtain your report card. Attention all photo and computer graphics students from fall semester: Please see...

News for April 21, 2016

by Lancer Media

April 21, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

The “Character Counts Springs Into LHS” event was a huge success. Thank you to all students and staff who came out to celebrate great character at Linganore. Don't forget to drive a Ford this Sunday, April 24th, for Safe and Sane. For every valid test drive completed, Ford donates $20 to the...

News for April 20, 2016

by Lancer Media

April 20, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

Juniors and seniors: Prom tickets are on sale today through Friday. Tickets are $35. Non-LHS guests need a guest form. Please pick up non-LHS guest forms and limo coupons outside of Mrs. Hirschy's room C126. All financial obligations must be paid before you can purchase tickets. In order to attend...

Harry Potter Alliance names winner of House Cup: Photo of the Day 4/13/16

Harry Potter Alliance names winner of House Cup: Photo of the Day 4/13/16

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

April 13, 2016


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Harry Potter Alliance is a club dedicated to the appreciation of the magical world of witchcraft and wizardry, as introduced in the well-known book series, Harry Potter. On the first meeting, Harry Potter Alliance members took a quiz and were sorted into the famed four houses. The houses include ...

Harry Potter Club hosts first annual Quidditch match: Photo of the Day 5/23/2015

Harry Potter Club hosts first annual Quidditch match: Photo of the Day 5/23/2015

by Alyssa Mattison, Reporter

May 23, 2015


Filed under Photo of the Day

On Friday, May 22, the Harry Potter Alliance club held their first Quidditch Match.  The match was organized by the president of the club, junior Corinne DeFrancisci and club adviser Marsha Thompson. Many students and teachers came to support the event, including principal David Kehne and physical...

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