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StreamIN/CheckIN Is Not The Solution We’re Looking For

Camilla Wynes, Co Student Life Editor October 6, 2021

FCPS’s new Covid related feature hit schools on Monday, September 27. StreamIN/CheckIN will allow students to watch and listen to their class if they are out with Covid related ailments for more than...

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Mental Burnout In The New School Year

Rione Marie Tecson, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

Just like in the virtual environment, many students continue to bring up concerns regarding mental health during face-to-face learning. There are many different challenges this school year compared to...

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Changing the Grading System

Sophia Paradowski, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

From as early as kindergarten, students are given marks on their behavior, aptitude, and ability to work, intended to motivate them into doing the best they can. While these measurements are helpful in...

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Club Fair 2021-2022 Information

Toleen Alhussaini, Staff Writer October 5, 2021

Interested in joining a club this year? Not sure what you're interested in? Join The South Lakes Club Fair on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, in the main hallway during all lunches. Come and check out many...

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New Hawks at the Lakes, the New Student Ambassadors Program

Kit Machida, Staff Writer October 1, 2021

To handle the large influx of students who are new to the school building itself, the South Lakes New Student Ambassadors program has been tasked with integrating new students into the South Lakes culture...

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Hype Squad Feature

Madeline Miller, Staff Writer September 29, 2021

The South Lakes High School Hype Squad is the heart of the student cheering section at all the football games as well as other athletic events! It is what gets students pumped up and full of school spirit...

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South Lakes’ STEAM Team Creates Structure for Reston Town Center

Sarina Nayak, Staff Writer September 29, 2021

ViDustria: a word coined by the South Lake’s STEAM team and given to their newest public art structure going up in Reston Town Center this October. The word is a combination of “vi”, a derivative...

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Boys 600 Bathrooms Closed for Remainder of the Year Due to Vandalism

Chloe Baker, Student Life Editor September 20, 2021

“For whatever reason, the students at this school take joy in vandalizing our property here”.  This is not the first time that the 600 bathrooms have had to close their doors, so it comes as...

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School year updates

Helen Ehrlich, Editor-In-Chief August 18, 2020

With an uncertain school year ahead, here are some updates on subjects like course schedules, summer assignments, laptops, senior photos, SATs, spiritwear and more! Schedules Class schedules will...

Career Center Update (March 2, 2020)

Career Center Update (March 2, 2020)

March 2, 2020

Career Center Events College Partnership Program (CPP) Application Open Jan. 22- March 18, 2020.   The College Partnership Program assists students who are traditionally underrepresented...

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