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  • 8 Tips to Survive Freshman Year

    8 Tips to Survive Freshman Year

    Birk Slothouber

    September 25, 2016

    Starting high school seems super stressful, but here are 8 tips that help you survive your first year.   1.) What you do freshman year does affect you later on when you apply for college, so it’s important to try hard now.   2.) You will hear a lot about subschools, if it is ... READ MORE »»

    "How to Survive Your Freshman Year" (Hundreds of Heads Books, www.hundredsofheads.com, $12.95). (Handout/KRT)

    KRT

  • QRU: Kaitlyn Smoot

    QRU: Kaitlyn Smoot

    Sophia Landeryou, staff writer

    September 22, 2016

    Q: What do you teach?   A:  I teach Biology   Q: Where are you from?   A: Fauquier county, Virginia   Q: Have you had previous teaching experience?   A: Taught for 5 years in Fauquier   Q: What college did you attend?   A: Virgin... READ MORE »»

    New biology teacher Mrs. Smoot posing in the hallway

  • Goodbye summer hello music

    Goodbye summer hello music

    Brianna Jenkins, online editor

    September 21, 2016

    What could be a better way to end the year than with a concert? Imagine spending your last nights enjoying the comfortable weather with friends and listening to some amazing music. Trust me, Netflix will still be there when you get home, and all those icy winter months that follow. Here are few shows... READ MORE »»

  • Movie Review: ‘Sully’

    Movie Review: ‘Sully’

    Madison Evans

    September 20, 2016

    Thursday January 15th, 2009 was the occurrence of what was known as “the miracle on the Hudson.” Pilot Captain Chelsey Sullenberger had done the unthinkable; he landed a US Airways plane, flight 1549, on the Hudson River in New York City.   155 souls were on flight 1549, and not one o... READ MORE »»

News

High School Brawl Leads To Death

Kadienne Werts, staff writer

On April 21st Amy Inita Joyner-Francis a 16 year old  student at a Howard High School in Wilmington, Delaware was fatally assaulted in the women's restroom. "It's just like, wow...  Read More »

May 12, 2016

  • Another legend gone May 4, 2016
  • Controversy on Delegate System April 28, 2016

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Student Life

Under Our Wings Mentorship Program

Briana Carter

This year, a new peer mentoring program has been implemented called ‘Under Our Wings’. This program is designed help orient incoming freshman to high school life and to assi...  Read More »

September 25, 2016 • 0 comments

  • 8 Tips to Survive Freshman Year September 25, 2016
  • Students Participate in CyberPatriot Competition December 9, 2015
  • Spirit week ends with homecoming parade October 26, 2015

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Sports

South Lakes V.S Yorktown Football Game TONIGHT!

Pramod Mamillapalli

Get hyped, because today is another home game for the South Lakes Varsity Football Team! The match is against Yorktown High School. Be there to support the team at 7:00 pm...  Read More »

September 16, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Varisty Boys Lacrosse April 13, 2016
  • Cheer team advances to Regionals November 25, 2015

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Recent Videos

Seahawks raise money for cancer research through AMYazing race

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Blogs

How to deal with tryouts

Meaghan McIntyre, opinion editor

It is no secret that tryouts can create stress. You are competing against other athletes for a limited number of spots on a team. During tryouts, you feel the watchful eye...  Read More »

February 26, 2015 • 0 comments

  • Teammates December 18, 2014
  • Do not make excuses December 11, 2014
  • The off-season December 4, 2014

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Opinion

8 Tips to Survive Freshman Year

Birk Slothouber

Starting high school seems super stressful, but here are 8 tips that help you survive your first year.   1.) What you do freshman year does affect you later on...  Read More »

September 25, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Proper hallway etiquette April 21, 2016
  • Fairfax County Public Schools faces budgeting problems October 13, 2015

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