Tag: Atholton High School

Elective Spotlight: Intern/Mentor

For most students, the school day consists of English, math, science, social studies, and a few electives. For students taking Intern Mentor however, part of the school day takes place in an office.

YAF: A New Club Enters Atholton

The Republican Party won the executive office and has taken root, not only the White House, but Atholton as well.

Slay the Dragon in Role-Playing Game Club

On Thursdays after school in Room F186, the students that attend are no longer themselves…

Atholton It’s Academic Has A Win To Remember

On October 8th, the Atholton It’s Academic team traveled to the WJZ studio in Baltimore to take on Calvert Hall and Walkersville in the intense quiz show.

Teddy Hersey: Student Spotlight

Teddy Hersey hopes to accomplish what most 18 year olds can only dream of.

Chinese Class Through the Screen

Imagine being taught by a hologram. A projection of your teacher stands in front of the class–you can see and hear her teaching, but she is not really there. Students in Ms. Liu’s sixth period Chinese class have a similar experience. Their teacher is not in the Atholton classroom, but rather is live broadcasted to multiple Howard County schools from Reservoir High.

Key Club Helps Store in Need

Atholton’s Key Club helped the antique store Sweet Elizabeth Jane after the Ellicott City flood.

Volleyball Has Eyes Set on Playoffs

Last year, Atholton Volleyball had an unfortunate early exit at the hands of River Hill. This year, the team thrived and defeated the Hawks in three sets and currently have an 8-1 record. The team has all the ingredients to be dangerous in the playoffs and are poised to make a deep run to the state championship.

The Wheels on the Activity Bus Go ‘Round and ‘Round

Fifty years after its creation, Atholton High School continues to provide new opportunities for students seeking to become active participants in its community. This year, Atholton welcomes its first ever Activity Bus, a school-sponsored bus departing Atholton every Tuesday at 3:45 in the afternoon.

AHS Focuses on Spirit for Homecoming Court

The King and Queen have been overthrown and a new Homecoming Court is in town. On October 5th, Atholton joined the ranks of trailblazing schools across the country who have switched from a boy-girl Homecoming court to one unbounded by gender restrictions.