The Lance

News for January 2

by Lancer Media

January 2, 2019

For the first time in Linganore history, the Lancers defeated the Urbana Hawks! Also congratulations to Dalton Pearl with his 100th wrestling match win. Have you explored the possibility of attending the Career and Technology Center? Find out now if CTC is a match for you. They have over 20 prog...

News for November 27

by Lancer Media

November 27, 2018

Auditions for Beauty and the Beast are rapidly approaching. Mrs. Smithhisler and Mr. Lake will be holding interviews for students interested in Student Director, Student Choreographer, and Stage Manager on Friday, December 7th. No need to bring anything, just be prepared to answer some questions. Inter...

Juniors beware: Are you ready to face these trials of junior year?

Juniors beware: Are you ready to face these trials of junior year?

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

September 24, 2018

My fellow juniors: It’s a universally-known fact that junior year is the toughest year in high school. It can seem like everything is happening at once, that you have a mountain of work to do to prepare for college, and that your future is approaching at break-neck speed. It is true that juniors are...

News for May 29, 2018

by Lancer Media

May 30, 2018

There will NOT be after school tutoring with Ms. York today,  She will be back open for tutoring on Wednesday, May 30th. Do you have an interest in sports broadcasting? Next fall we start broadcasting through NFHS many sporting and other live events. We need people interested in being play-by-play...

News for May 25, 2018

by Lancer Media

May 25, 2018

There will NOT be after school tutoring with Ms. York on Tuesday, May 29th.  She will be back open for tutoring on Wednesday, May 30th. Linganore Lacrosse Powderpuff Game! The event will start at 5:30 at LOUYAA Park Upper Field. Any donation will get you entrance and there will be t-shirts for sale...

News for May 23, 2018

by Lancer Media

May 24, 2018

If you did not pick up your pre-ordered yearbook Monday during lunch, please stop by room A206 to pick it up. Extras will go on sale June 6 after school for $85. There will be a National Art Honor Society Members meeting for all students interested in joining for next year. After school in A211 Thu...

News for March 23, 2018

by Lancer Media

March 23, 2018

Attention all students, Mrs.York will not be in the building for after school tutoring today. Sorry for any inconvenience. FCPS will be hosting the second annual environmental expo on April 14th, and are looking for student volunteers. This is an excellent opportunity to earn science national honor societ...

Welcome Class of 2021: Study up with Linganore’s tutoring options

Mary Jo York assists Jake Bolger with his mathematics schoolwork.

by Matthew Gelhard, Reporter

June 6, 2017

Most students shy away from tutoring, feeling that they don’t need it, but those who put extra work in learn more. If you don’t fully grasp a concept, why would you sit back and watch your grade fall off the charts? The registrar Kathryn Rich said that in Term 3 12.3% of the freshman class of 2021 h...

York wins FCPS 2016 Outstanding High School Special Education Instructional Assistant

Ms. Mary Jo York poses for a photograph after winning her award.

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

May 18, 2016

Many students know her by her round-rimmed glasses, her friendly smile, and her charming patience. Ms. Mary Jo York is a Special Education Assistant who goes above and beyond to help any and all students who are willing to accept assistance. On May 17, she was awarded the FCPS Outstanding High School...

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