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Seniors seal the deal with the Seal of Biliteracy award: Photo of the Day 6/14/18

Sofia Schuller poses for a picture after receiving the Seal of Biliteracy award.

by Sammie Hoefs, Reporter

June 14, 2018

The Maryland Seal of Biliteracy is a state award for high school students to recognize their achievement in their high level of proficiency in listening, writing, reading, and speaking in one or more languages other than English. More information about this topic and the requirements can be found...

Mock trial practices for their competitions: Photo of the Day 12/21/16

Jack Adams does research for the defense team.

by Brandon Cooper, Reporter

December 21, 2016

On Tuesdays and Thursdays students practice in Ms. Jamie Hendi's room to prepare for the upcoming mock trial competitions. Students are divided into two sides, defense and prosecution. This year's case is similar to the Flint Michigan case, which is still under investigation today. The prosecution...

French Honor Society hosts holiday party: Photo of the Day 12/20/16

French Honor Society Members enjoy food at holiday party.

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter

December 21, 2016

Joyeux Noël! On December 20th, the French Honor Society hosted a holiday party after school for all members. Students brought food, including classic French Christmas foods such madeleines, a shell-shaped tiny French cake. Attendees listened to classic Christmas songs in French. FHS members were also asked ...

French Honor Society decorates for St. Catherine’s day: Photo of the Day 11/25/16

Sofia Schuller, Paul Servary, and Morgan Harris, all class of 2018, make paper hats in celebration of St. Catherine's Day.

by Kaycee Morris, Reporter

November 25, 2016

In France, St. Catherine's Day, celebrated on November 25th, is a day dedicated to honor unmarried women who are at least 25 years old. Traditionally, these unwed woman are called "Catherinettes" in France. On November 9th 2016, the French Honor Society got together during French week, which was du...

Mock Trial advances to regional competition for the first time in school history

The Mock Trial team poses with their judge after the competition.

by Grace Weaver

March 15, 2016

Imagine: You’re 40 years old and your 17-year-old daughter is headed straight down the lacrosse field about to score the winning goal for states, but then she collides with an opposing team member. She is told she has a possible concussion and has to be restricted from play. Next year, she comes back to pl...

Mock Trial team defeats Tuscarora in court case: Photo of the Day 2/11/16

Before they head to trial, Isabella Madrid, Micheal Zerr, Ryan Stark, and Maria Pellicer all work on their direct questions.

by Grace Weaver, Editor

February 11, 2016

On February 10, 2016, the Mock Trial team was triumphant over Tuscarora taking the team to a 3-1 record. This is the best that the team has done in years, and much of the credit is given to Mrs. Jamie Hendi and Mrs. Kathleen Chapman, the student advisers. The team includes Grace Weaver, Harrison King, Da...

Mock Trial team argues but loses to Brunswick in latest trial

Mock Trial before heading out to the Frederick County Courthouse
Starting from the top left: Maria Pellicier, Hugh Norko,  and Garrett Gillespie. 
From the bottom left: Ryan Stark, Sofia Schuller, and Patrick Conboy.

by Grace Weaver, Reporter

February 25, 2015

Linganore’s Mock Trial club was up against Brunswick Wednesday, Feb. 24th, but was unable to claim victory. The court case this year is very similar to the Brown case that was in the news recently. The defense team is trying to prove that the Officer Grey is not guilty for the death of Michael Case...

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