Tag: HCPSS

What do you need the extra hour for?

What”s your opinion on the new school start time?

Holocaust Survivor Visits Atholton

On April 28th, Holocaust survivor Edith Mayer Cord recalled her fascinating yet dreadful experience growing up in Austria and constantly running from the Nazis for Mrs. Payne’s freshman English class.

Your voice, unheard.

“In my opinion, it’s very important for students to be able to express themselves without censorship. If they don’t have the right to express their opinions, then they’ll learn that their opinions don’t matter and then they’ll carry on that mindset for the rest of their lives. In that way, we need to be able to express ourselves and to say what we want without fear that we will be persecuted.” -Eshna Kumar

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 Future is Here!

As you’ve probably heard a million times from your grandparents, you’re living in the future. Although you may not realize it, you live and depend on dozens of technology-based devices. But are you aware of the newest and most advanced technology?

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.

AHI Tuna Reels in Audiences

A robot on a blind date with a hamster. A moose apocalypse. A politician who can finally lick his elbow. At the Atholton improv show, “You Gotta See This, You Gotta Hear This” is more than just the name of a game.

Making a Change for Charity

For some, it is love for blood. For others, it is fondness for fashion shows or affection for mulch. No matter which passion is fueling them, the students of Atholton are striving to change the world.

League of Raiders

League of Legends is becoming a worldwide phenomenon that the students of Atholton are loving.

County Labors Over New Start Date

Since the 1990s, Howard County Public Schools have begun the student school year in late August, either a week or two weeks before Labor Day weekend; however, this might no longer be the case for next school year.