Category: News

Dressgate: HCPSS Revised Dress Code For the 2019-2020 School Year

On May 9th, the Howard County Board of Education released a revised policy for the Students Dress Code, which will take effect this July.

Welcome New SGA Officers!

Yesterday, students across Atholton High School voted for Student Government Association class officers to represent them across the school. Here are the winners.

The Motley Initiative: A New Identity

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 […]

What’s Going on In the Red Cross Club

“It helps students realize that they can make a big impact.

Raider Rally: Atholton’s Spring Pep Rally

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 […]

Bully Free Forever Club Invites Leader of Free Hugs Movement

Kyle Tracht Staff Reporter If you have a locker, you’ve probably noticed the notes. You know, the heart-shaped notes with positive messages written on them, stuck on every locker in the building? Yeah, those notes. […]

Atholton Theater Students See “To Kill A Mockingbird”

 “It’s a sin to kill a mockingbird,” uttered Jeff Daniels portraying the 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.

Piggy Banks, Power Tools, & The Perfect Machine: Student Women Engineering

Atholton’s own Student Women Engineering Club took home 1st place in the Rube Goldberg Machine Competition through wit, grit, and good old fashioned cow boots.

Superintendent Makes Big Changes in Proposed 2019 Budget

Superintendent proposes increases to mental health programs and staff benefits.

Winter Dance Concert 2019

Staff Reporter Jaylynn Floyd February 19th, 2019 Silence fell over the crowd. The curtains parted and the stage was soon filled with dancers kicking, dropping, and spinning all over the place. 2019 started off with […]