Tag: Atholton

New Tests, New Concerns

When quarantine started, schools were shut down for a few weeks before online learning began. College Board, the non-profit organization behind the SAT and AP tests, wasn’t sure whether or not to allow students to still take the test. There were several reasons, such as the students getting less time for class and preparations, the same $94 price per test for less learning and smaller tests, and the question of how to give the students their tests.

The College Board Controversies

My opinion and account on what you might not have known was going on with the now infamous College Board.

Understanding the Coronavirus

Catch the latest on the hysteria surrounding today’s pandemic: Coronavirus.

Atholton Season Wrap-Up

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 […]

Atholton BSU Presents: HBCU Culture

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. 

Pinning Gender Norms for the Count

A loud thud echoed off the gymnasium walls onto the onlookers’ ears as the huge wrestling mat was rolled out. Atholton senior Leela Derstine was filled with anticipation as she walked out and took her stance on the wrestling mat.

Students Guided to Bright Futures with Academic Partnerships

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. . .

Green Team Compost Program Launch

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.

Post Malone Rocks Capital One

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.