Tag: Atholton High School

UPDATE: Revision to Redistricting Plan

On September 11th, Allan Kittleman, the county executive for Howard County, sent out a Facebook post issuing the possible postponement of the 2018 school redistricting.

Closing the AP Enrollment Gap Isn’t Black and White

In every school I’ve attended, I have been enrolled in mainly GT/AP classes. In each class, I am either the only black person or one of two to three black people.

A Round of Snaps for Atholton High School’s Poets

On Wednesday May 2, 2017, the Atholton Media Center transformed into a laid-back, mellow coffeehouse environment full of poetry, music, and calming snaps from the audience. With the help of Poetry Club and National English Honor Society (NEHS), Atholton’s annual Poetry Night extravaganza was a success.

Fish Out of Water: Ghostbuster Games

I can’t handle anything remotely horrific, creepy, or ghoulish. Naturally, when it came time for the Fish Out of Water segment, I picked the scariest thing on a list–a ghost tour.

Dancing For a Cause: Atholton Wows at Strutting With The Staff Event

The annual event, in its third year, took place at Wilde Lake High School’s Jim Rouse Theater to raise money for the Bright Minds Foundation.

The Story Behind the Dress

   Every girl can relate with the struggle of finding the perfect prom dress. But what happens when she doesn’t have enough money to afford a dress?     Former student at Nova High School in Florida […]

The Selection Committee is Good?

In one nail-biting, nerve-racking hour, students discover if they have achieved one of their lifelong goals: participating in March Madness. A time and a place filled with magical moments, pure excitement, and brings closure to the end of the season by deciding which team ultimately reigns supreme.

Spring Musical Sets the Bar (Mitzvah) This Year

Atholton’s theater department presented 13, a musical about a Jewish boy preparing for his Bar Mitzvah while in the midst of his parents divorce and his own relocation, on March 2nd, 3rd and 4th.

Student Spotlight: Tommy McCarty, Raider Abroad

Tommy McCarty (’18) is spending one year in Malaysia, living with a host family and attending the local school.

Career Academies: The World of Work Awaits

Career academics provide students with a unique opportunity to gain an industry certificate during high school and/or earn college credit.