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  • Summer 2016: Most Anticipated Movies

    Summer 2016: Most Anticipated Movies

    Jack Dunne, staff writer

    June 7, 2016

    As usual in the summer, there are tons of movies that are coming out in theaters. Many of these movies are sequels. In fact, there is a sequel or remake that comes out every week this summer except for the weekend of July 8th. There are many anticipated blockbusters that are expected to come ... READ MORE »»

  • Another legend gone

    Another legend gone

    Birk Slothouber, staff writer

    May 4, 2016

    Singer Prince Rogers Nelson, known as “Prince,” was found dead in the elevator of his home at age 57 on April 21st. The cause is not yet known and authorities reported no signs of trauma. Prince signed with Warner Brothers Records at 18 years old in 1977. Prince first encountered widespread p... READ MORE »»

    Rock singer Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., during his opening show, Feb. 18, 1985. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing)

    Photo by Liu Heung Shing/Associated Press

  • Overpopulation in FCPS

    Overpopulation in FCPS

    Claudia Reverte, staff writer

    April 28, 2016

    As more students flood the school every year, FCPS must accommodate the masses. With more “cottages” being placed in the parking lots, and classes being overfilled, it seems there’s hardly any space for anyone at school anymore. The county officials discussed the number of new students coming in e... READ MORE »»

  • Proper hallway etiquette

    Proper hallway etiquette

    Meaghan McIntyre, opinion editor

    April 21, 2016

    The sound of the bell ringing does not only signal the end of a class; it also marks the start of a six minute time span when students must make it from one classroom to another. When a class is right across the hall, this is not hard. But when a student needs to make it from the 700 hundred... READ MORE »»

  • Got Green Days?

    Got Green Days?

    Jack Dunne, staff writer

    April 15, 2016

    Due to the insane amount of snow this winter, Fairfax County Public Schools have had eight school closings. In the beginning of March, the school board decided to make April 1st a “B” day, which is a green day at South Lakes. April 1st became a green day, meaning that there were three green days... 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

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  • Controversy on Delegate System April 28, 2016

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Student Life

Students Participate in CyberPatriot Competition

Chelsea Rowell, staff writer

Three dedicated teams of students, including one all female team, are participating in the national CyberPatriot program.  The CyberPatriot program was founded by the Air ...  Read More »

December 9, 2015 • 0 comments

  • Spirit week ends with homecoming parade October 26, 2015
  • Spirit week recap 2015-16 school year October 26, 2015
  • Homecoming 2015 spirit days and events October 19, 2015

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Sports

Varisty Boys Lacrosse

April 13, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Cheer team advances to Regionals November 25, 2015
  • Varsity football team triumphs over Herndon October 19, 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

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

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Opinion

Proper hallway etiquette

Meaghan McIntyre, opinion editor

The sound of the bell ringing does not only signal the end of a class; it also marks the start of a six minute time span when students must make it from one classroom...  Read More »

April 21, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Fairfax County Public Schools faces budgeting problems October 13, 2015
  • A personal account of Pope Francis parade in Philadelphia October 6, 2015

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