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Wrapping up first quarter virtually

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November 24, 2020

As the first quarter closes up, many students get a break for the Thanksgiving holiday.   Although the first quarter started off rough virtually for new students and freshmen, teachers and staff...

How to submit a shoe box parade float

How to submit a shoe box parade float
November 10, 2020

Since South Lakes Leadership is not able to host their annual spirit week and homecoming parade, they decided to continue on the tradition and make the best of being stuck at home. Leadership decided to...

The Scoop On The New Drive-Through Zoo in Reston!

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June 3, 2020

Everyone is having to modify their businesses because of the coronavirus and it is interesting to see how clever companies can be. One of the most interesting modifications is what many smaller zoos are...

How to Maintain a Healthy Mental Health Lifestyle – Quarantine Edition

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May 20, 2020

With quarantine becoming the new normal all around the world, so many people have been hit hard by a whirlwind of uncertainty, confusion, and anxiety. It can be pretty overwhelming wondering just how long...

Coronavirus comes to the DMV – State of emergency, school closures, supply shortages & event cancellations

Coronavirus comes to the DMV - State of emergency, school closures, supply shortages & event cancellations
March 13, 2020

The Coronavirus is a virus that leads to COVID-19, a flu and influenza-like respiratory disease. The mortality rate is currently being reported at 2.3% to 3.4%, compared to the typical seasonal flu mortality...

Seahawk Dance Team off to nationals!

Seahawk Dance Team off to nationals!
March 2, 2020

The South Lakes Dance Team will be leaving for Dance Nationals on Thursday, March 5, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. They will be competing against teams nationwide to determine the best team in the country....

What’s really behind MYP?

What's really behind MYP?
February 4, 2020

To Sophomores at South Lakes High School, the Middle Years Programme (MYP) project plagues the months between October and January with stress. The MYP project is a “culminating Middle Years Programme...

Reusable water bottles to be distributed this spring

January 23, 2020

South Lakes is putting the “green” in green and blue. This spring every student will be receiving a metal water bottle with a custom design created by a fellow Seahawk in an effort to go green....

South Lakes to get sanitary products in bathrooms

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December 20, 2019

After years of requests and negotiations, the Fairfax County Public School (FCPS) School Board has approved the implementation of menstrual sanitary products in school bathrooms. In the past, students...

South Lakes High School Choir: Headed to Disney World!

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December 3, 2019

Members of the South Lakes advanced choirs will be experiencing a “whole new world” this week! After the chorus students performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City in the spring of 2019, they auditioned...

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