Catch the latest on the hysteria surrounding today’s pandemic: Coronavirus.
Our newest comic strip: Bob and Tom!
A common joke hovering around the halls of Atholton High School is that Mr. Motley is the students’ benevolent ruler. What if that was more than just a recurring meme? It is.
I would consider myself to be more of a “homebody” than the adventurous type. That is not to say I do not step out of my comfort zone for certain activities, but lying in bed is a lot more comfortable than being outside and actually physically exerting myself. However, when I was given a Fish Out of Water segment to write, I chose to try zip lining through the trees.
Its okay to not know what you’re going to be when you grow up
Hundreds of students crowded the gym on Friday, January 31st, cheering as they took part in Atholton’s first winter pep rally in recent memory, made possible by SGA’s executive board and members.
Every day millions of kids go to school and feel as though no adult in the building cares about them and their success, what is going in their life. . .
Atholton’s Green Team, formerly known as the STEAM Team, started a new program for composting at school to promote an eco-friendly focus in Atholton’s student body and faculty. On January 21, the first day of midterms, the program began with a compost bin in the cafeteria. The Green Team members came to help promote and monitor the bin.
This fall, school buses will be arriving earlier than usual–on August 25th, to be exact. Starting school before Labor Day is back, and many are not happy about it.
The stadium was filled with tattoos, belly shirts, Bud Light Seltzer, and smiling faces when Post Malone came to Capital One Arena Washington, D.C. to perform.
On Tuesday, January 28th, Atholton hosted a new parent and student orientation night in the auditorium to ease the anxiety of the transition from their current school to Atholton.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker concluded the Disney trilogy and fans are looking elsewhere for Star Wars content. Not enough people are talking about the Star Wars Expanded Universe.
The second installment of the Atholton’s video magazine, the Raidertime Review.
Atholton battles Resi in rival basketball match.
A boy walks out of the classroom with a script of his own making while his girlfriend wanders the halls with what appears to be a third-degree burn.
No one could have ever expected that the new year would start off the way it did, with ballistic missiles, dead spymasters, rising tensions, and a question that nobody had an answer to: what happens next?
Winter dance concert celebrates students and honors members of the Atholton community affected by cancer.
“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 sound of laughter, sight of smiles, and the stress of finding a New Year’s kiss were all exchanged as people gathered around the television set to watch the ball drop in Times Square. As The Black Eyed Peas’s song I Got a Feeling softly played over the TV, flashbacks of the 2010’s filled many people’s heads. Sadly, however, with the start of the new decade also brings the end of Generation Z’s iconic childhood.
The Raider Review, through the powers of direct democracy, have created a Christmas playlist for you to enjoy over this break! Happy holidays, everyone! Zenaida/Evan Max Erin Alex Naomi […]
On November 22nd, Disney released it’s follow-up to the smashing hit Frozen with Frozen II. This continues the empire that Disney has held over society for the last 96 years.
Jaylynn Floyd Staff Reporter November 22, 2019 Gather your playing dice, boards, cloaks, and imagination, because an action-packed play about the famous game Dungeons and Dragons is coming to an auditorium near you. […]
You rip open the letter and…
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.”
This marks the beginning of Atholton High School’s own broadcast news program, the Raidertime Review!
Happy Halloween! At The Raider Review, we compiled a few favorite horror movies for your pleasure. Enjoy!
AHS Drama Department’s cast and Costumes, Hair, and Makeup crew came together with Mr. Roger Riggle to create makeup looks for each character in their upcoming fall play, She Kills Monsters.
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.
Find out how well the Raiders have been doing on the volleyball courts.
Every year, some fresh faces arrive in the staff department. Get to know them a little better in these interviews!
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.
Introducing the Peer Mentor Program: a chance for freshmen to get a helping hand throughout their first year of high school.
Photo Courtesy of Ryne Eaton Abideen Jallow Staff Reporter 23 October, 2019 Touchdown to make it 56-14! Atholton blowing out Mt. Hebron at homecoming has made this football season worth tuning into, as the team […]
Decorated floats, marching band, JROTC, and other groups paraded outside of Atholton.
Students started off Homecoming at the annual breakfast.
Students closed out spirit week at the pep rally, sporting their class color.
Students grabbed their wackiest and tackiest attire on Wacky Tacky Day.
At the midpoint in the week, students grabbed their best Maryland garb and rocked their state spirit.
One of the biggest spirit days at AHS – Character Day! Creativity and fun are unleashed to show off each person’s favorite character.
Students kicked off Spirit Week with Jersey Day, dressing in their favorite athletic wear.
Students gear up for Homecoming by decorating the hallways according to their class theme.
On May 9th, the Howard County Board of Education released a revised policy for the Students Dress Code, which will take effect this July.
Kyleigh Eaton Staff Reporter June 1, 2020 Nailed It! Nailed it! is a series that came out in 2018 that takes three contestants that aren’t that great at baking, and during the bake-off […]
Abideen Jallow Staff Reporter March 11, 2020 Atholton’s boys varsity basketball team is still alive in the playoffs with hopes of becoming 3A State Champions. The team finished the regular season with a record of […]
Black Student Union took the key focus of what Atholton is all about and projected that onto the stage in this year’s BSU assembly. The assembly involved music, spoken words, dance performances, and dialogue by a combination of students in the club.
Suffice to say I had no idea what I was doing at the Drama Learning Center, waiting for the next showing of Brooklyn: The Musical.
Gisele Chiang-Tenbrock Section Editor As a kid, I imitated my teachers. I liked to pretend I was in charge by checking answers or writing corrections on worksheets I’d made up, or I would sneak into […]
The situation at hand was that radicals had overtaken the train and there were only 60 minutes to get off.
Chloe Sullivan Staff Reporter Everyone who knows me knows that I’m terrified of bugs. My usual routine for dealing with them includes a massive Raid can and a lot of running. Some insects, like ladybugs, […]
Atholton competed at the Howard County Indoor Track Championships on Tuesday, January 14th, at the 3A East Regional Championships on February 4th . . .