South Lakes Sentinel

Alexa Amster

Jun 12, 2014
FCPS considers pushing back high school start times after 8 a.m. (Story)
Apr 30, 2014
Varsity girls soccer builds momentum leading into post-season play (Story)
Apr 10, 2014
College Board makes positive improvements to SAT (Story)
Apr 04, 2014
Mental Wellness Week returns April 7-11 (Story)
Mar 01, 2014
Convenient Netflix accessibility creates binge-watching trend (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Forward-thinking can consume you if you do not learn to enjoy the present (Story)
Feb 26, 2014
Academic Boosters debut new honor roll breakfast, receive mixed student reviews (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2014
Leadership hosts first Sadie Hawkins dance (Story)
Feb 11, 2014
Alum magician Derek Jasper (Wahdan) returns to South Lakes for one night (Story)
Feb 05, 2014
Gose signs letter of intent to play Division I soccer at College of Charleston (Story/Media)
Jan 29, 2014
Soaring Seahawk Student Showcase returns February 13 (Story)
Jan 27, 2014
Riding the bus as a senior not the end of the world (Story)
Jan 06, 2014
Bone-chilling temperatures headed to Reston (Story)
Nov 22, 2013
Movie review: ‘Catching Fire’ (Story)
Nov 14, 2013
Talented hoops teams set sights on success (Story)
Nov 13, 2013
JFK: Community members recall memories of assassination 50 years later (Story)
Nov 12, 2013
French Honor Society prepares for 2013-14 activities under new student leadership (Story)
Nov 12, 2013
Redskins name is an ‘offensive line’ (Story)
Nov 11, 2013
Seahawks anticipate many silver linings with arrival of Metrorail (Story)
Nov 11, 2013
Winter sports gear up for 2013-14 season (Story)
Oct 15, 2013
Senior Matthew Hutchins balances a variety of activities (Media)
Oct 15, 2013
Class dismissed (Story)
Sep 27, 2013
Varsity football defeats Herndon, faces McLean tonight at home (Story)
Sep 19, 2013
Leadership uses student-made video to restore friendly Hornet-Seahawk rivalry (Story)
Sep 09, 2013
Varsity field hockey off to 5-0-1 start, plays Herndon tonight (Story)
Aug 02, 2013
Book review: Galbraith debuts while Rowling returns with outstanding “Cuckoo’s Calling’ (Story)
Jul 27, 2013
First person narrative: service an education for giver and receiver (Story)
Jun 17, 2013
Class of 2013 takes their last step as seniors (Story)
Jun 10, 2013
2013 ventures outside Virginia for colleges and universities (Story)
Jun 10, 2013
Commentary: ACT indicates college preparedness better than SAT under curent format (Story)
May 08, 2013
Former Texas leader named new FCPS superintendent (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
Changes to SOLs in structure, content have mixed results (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
Halacy receives Student Peace Award (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Murray, Vleugels start their own tie dye business (Story)
Apr 18, 2013
Concussion awareness increases in high school athletics (Story)
Mar 05, 2013
South Lakes holds first International Week celebration (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
Dan Steinberg: Washington Post writer and sports blogger (Story)
Feb 15, 2013
Language course selection should include American Sign Language (Story)
Jan 08, 2013
Alexa Amster: Congress supports procrastination nation (Story)
Dec 23, 2012
Texting service fosters more effective communication for teachers, pupils (Story)
Dec 22, 2012
Two state senators draft bill that could alter state law on texting and driving (Story)
Dec 21, 2012
Seniors attend conference at White House stressing female participation in democracy (Story)
Nov 16, 2012
Hour requirement does not reflect intrinsic worth of service (Story)
Oct 19, 2012
Late Wednesday would facilitate both students and teachers alike (Story)
Oct 19, 2012
College Fair/Night scheduled for Oct. 21-22 at Fair Oaks Mall, Hayfield Secondary (Story)
Sep 20, 2012
PTSA supports post-secondary school options (Story)
May 21, 2012
Sports commentary: NFL must be proactive to prevent harm to players (Story)
May 18, 2012
Administration contemplating later start time on Wednesdays (Story)
May 09, 2012
The Bully Project strives to raise awareness on school bullying (Story)
May 09, 2012
Student work displayed at IB Pyramid Art Show (Media)
Apr 20, 2012
Personal Project fair and art gallery display student creativity (Story/Media)
Apr 20, 2012
Commentary: Facebook not worth time (Story)
Apr 16, 2012
Annual MYP fair showcases personal projects (Story)
Apr 13, 2012
Four DECA finalists advance to international competition (Story)
Mar 28, 2012
West Side Story to hit the stage (Story/Media)
Mar 02, 2012
Class of 2014 to sponser 2nd Annual Talent Hunt (Story)
Feb 14, 2012
New IB certificate to become available next year (Story)
Feb 02, 2012
Leadership honors cancer survivors (Story)
Feb 02, 2012
Registration open for mock ACT and SAT (Story)
Feb 02, 2012
Romney to visit Reston during campaign on Feb. 10 (Story)
Dec 21, 2011
Best Buddies promotes holiday spirit with Christmas carols (Story)
Dec 16, 2011
Winter Dance Showcase delights audience (Story)
Nov 18, 2011
Varsity girls basketball loses to Annandale in pre-season scrimmage (Story)
Nov 16, 2011
Theatre department presents romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” (Story)
Nov 15, 2011
First South Lakes book club to begin meeting in media center (Story)
Nov 14, 2011
Commentary: 21st century technology must be incorporated into FCPS’s new educational model (Media)
Oct 19, 2011
Seahawks celebrate Around the World Day (Story)
Oct 13, 2011
Local burger joint to add Seahawk Burger to menu (Story)
Sep 28, 2011
Students gear up for 2011 Homecoming (Story)
Sep 12, 2011
South Lakes kicks off the school year with annual block party (Story/Media)
Jun 07, 2011
Tully to retire after 37 years in education (Story/Media)
Jun 02, 2011
Fly fishing fanatic: Principal Butler shares his true passion (Story)
Jun 02, 2011
Wooten replaces Hill as head football coach (Story/Media)
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