ONLINE ONLY: Student Ethics Board needed to combat dishonesty

How many times have you heard this coming out of students’ mouths: “Don’t worry, I’ll send you the test questions.” “Can I take a picture of that homework?” “Hey, cise me the answers.” Or, on the teachers’ side: “I find it a little suspicious that the Period 8 class did so much better than Period…

ONLINE ONLY: SMOB candidates’ similarities, differences

It is now April, which brings with it SGA elections, class president elections, but more importantly, SMOB elections. This year, the two SMOB candidates are juniors Ananya Tadikonda and Nimah Nayel. They both attend Richard Montgomery and both have experience in a leadership position. Tadikonda is the current Montgomery County Regional SGA (MCR) vice president,…

ONLINE ONLY: Summer Institute helps students

  If you are looking for a way to improve your academic skills throughout the summer in order to prep for more advanced education, then the Wootton High School Summer Institute is for you. The summer institute offers both credit and non credit courses for students. The credit courses include Honors Health, Honors Geometry A/B,…

Community lacrosse day looks to help others

The boys’ and girls’ lacrosse teams hosted Community Lax Day. Lax Day has become a popular event in the community. It encourages kids of all ages to come to the field and have fun playing activities with the boys’ and girls’ lacrosse teams. Kids can do things from throwing around with some of the varsity…

New coach brings hope to team

Throughout their off-season, mostly in the winter, the Patriots spent the time preparing for the regular season. Whether it was conditioning or pitching practice, the girls were working hard to become better players. “I think we can beat any team as long as we put our minds to it, we’re all connecting well on and…

Impressive start to season leaves team hopeful for playoffs

The boys’ tennis team is off to an impressive start at 8-1. They have beaten Watkins Mill, Magruder, Walter Johnson, Sherwood, Clarksburg, Northwest, Churchill and Blair, and lost a close match to Whitman. They have beaten five of these teams 7-0 and beat Churchill 6-1. Their starting lineup has remained the same with senior Joseph…