As you come up the final step into the top of the d-hallway stairwell, you find yourself standing beside a busy french cafe with a view of the eiffel tower. Two more steps and suddenly, the Louvre is to your left, glistening in the sunlight, and the arc de triomphe, illuminated by the colors of the french flag in the night sky. As you look in front of you, you see the french flag sprawled out on a wall, and a sign on it that reads: “La France.”
The Earth is sick: climate trends are more erratic than ever, greenhouse gases are trapping more heat in the atmosphere, glaciers are melting, with storms stronger, droughts longer. And the younger generations demand a cure.
The race for the Democratic candidacy has been heating up over the past few months. Over the summer and through the start of the school year, there have been a series of debates between a varying amount of candidates, each trying to make their case for why they will dethrone the incumbent president.
What the proposed redistricting plan would mean for Atholton students.
Photo Courtesy of Maggie Fan Gisele Chiang-Tenbrock Section Editor 23 October, 2019 “I’m really surprised, actually, because ultimate frisbee isn’t a popular sport or anything,” said junior Angela Voo, sitting on a picnic bench across […]
On September 3rd, new changes to the Howard County Public School System were set in place by the Board of Education including the dress code reform, the no-extra-credit policy, and the abolishment of the class rank system.
On May 9th, the Howard County Board of Education released a revised policy for the Students Dress Code, which will take effect this July.
As we head into summer, everybody is looking forward to the upcoming concerts at Merriweather Post Pavilion. Here is a list of the Top 10 concerts that you should definitely go see this year if you wanna have a great time with friends while school is out of session.
The Atholton Marching Band closed out their year by motivating runners during the Girls on the Run 5k.
Chera Yoon Editor-in-Chief June 6, 2019 ‘Treat yourself like you’re someone you care about,’ was the motto that led Allison Alston through her successful campaign for 2019–2020 Howard County Student Member of the Board (SMOB). […]
Alexandra Gardner Section Editor 5 June 2019 A few years ago, Atholton wanted to reward students for their proficiency in school. Administration came up with the Raider Reach: a rudimentary system designed for elementary school […]
Every Tuesday and Thursday, the cracking of bats can be heard ringing in the gym as Atholtons Allied Softball team faces off with their foe. Commandeered by club sponsor Mr. Stuppy and manager Cameron Okolita, the club leaves it all on the field in every game.
Avengers: Endgame was the epic culmination of the 21 MCU, or Marvel Cinematic Universe, movies that came before it and wrapped up what Marvel President Kevin Feige calls, “the Infinity Saga.” Endgame does exactly what it was supposed to do, it provided a conclusion to a storyline with over 20 movies weaved into it that started 11 years ago with the first Iron Man movie.
On April 7th, the Atholton swim club participated in the 2019 Howard County Invitational Swim Meet. Consisting of 17 different events, including 6 relays, the Atholton Jellyfish came in second place overall.
Sweat from the tired senior players and encouraging chants from the sideline filled the main gym at Atholton High School during the Teacher vs. Senior volleyball tournament. Later, basketball players partook in the March Madness […]
Kaodi Gerry-Ofor Staff Reporter April 8, 2019 Frantic girls, a multitude of dresses, boxes of shoes, tables of jewelry, a makeup artist, and the seemingly ceaseless bell that signified the adoption of a […]
“It’s a sin to kill a mockingbird,” uttered Jeff Daniels portraying the iconic To Kill A Mockingbird character Atticus Finch during an abridged version of the adapted play for a performance of the packed Library of Congress theater.
Jaylynn Floyd Staff Reporter January 15 2020, “Three, two, one, Happy New Year!” The phrase that could be heard around the world as people celebrated the start of the long awaited new decade, 2020. The […]