South Lakes Sentinel

IB Iron Chef Competition

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February 6, 2018

Need CAS hours? Want to win cool prizes? Then compete in IB IRON CHEF!! IB Iron Chef is a friendlly team cooking competition to raise money for Helping Hungry Kids Interest Meeting: February 9, 2018 at 3 pm in Room 214 Any questions? Email Interest form:

The New SLHS Addition + EXCLUSIVE! Photos

Lockers in the Hallways of South Lakes High, Photo Courtesy of Pramod Mamillapalli

Leana Travis and Pramod Mamillapalli

January 26, 2018

This renovation has been on the radar for over two years, and the expected completion date has been pushed back several times, but the day has come. The new addition is now open to all students and staff. Materials and furniture were transferred during the long weekend following the end of the second...

On Track to Win

Isabella Abondanza

December 12, 2017

There are over one hundred students participating in the indoor track and field program at South Lakes. “About 30 kids from our school competed,” said by Ali Gilbert, sophomore from the team. “Many kids compete in more than one event, which shows the talents and skills the people on the team have.” South...

5 Things to Do This Weekend (12/8-12/10)

Bull Run Festival of Lights
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Miranda Sandoval, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

1.) Sit back, relax, and listen to pianist Luke James play your holiday favorites on Friday the 8th at Tyson’s Galleria in McLean, Virginia. This the perfect way to unwind after dinner at Wildfire and an evening of shopping. Better yet, get some cake to-go from Danielle’s Desserts and take it with...

Represent Your Club at the Gingerbread Competition!

November 16, 2017

The South Lakes High School German Honor Society is hosting the 12th annual gingerbread building competition on the 29th of November. On behalf of GHS, we formally invite you to represent your club by forming a team and entering into the competition. The competition lasts from 3:00 to 6:30&nb...

SLHS Fall Pep Rally 2017 Dance Team Performance

Pramod Mamillapalli, online editor

October 18, 2017

Sign up and the world will know your name

Leana Travis, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2017

     Working in business takes ambition and dedication, and if you ever want a chance in the “real world,” you have to start somewhere. We hear about the success of people such as Bill Gates or Warren Buffett, and their achievements seem unattainable, but you never know what you are...

Scholarships are not the only option

Leana Travis, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2017

As high school students, we are often just trying to get through the week, so when we are asked about what we plan on doing when these four years are over, for most of us, a sort of panic starts to sink in. Although you might feel isolated and lost, since this is a critical crossroad in each student’s l...

Chantilly Academy classes provide unique experiences for students

Sophia Landeryou, staff writer

March 22, 2017

Chantilly Academy gives students the opportunity towards successful post-secondary and higher education. It also gives students life skills that will be relevant in their careers. Chantilly academy offers classes in Engineering and Scientific Technology, Health and Human Services, and Trade and Industr...

A Brief Update on South Lakes Sports- February 2017

Carlyn Abraham, staff writer

February 2, 2017

A Brief Update on South Lakes Sports Basketball The boys freshman basketball team is currently 8-5 and their next game will be against Madison, on Friday, at 4:30 at James Madison High School. The girls freshman basketball team is currently 9-4 and their next game will be against Madison, on Friday, at...

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