Students call for more excused college visits

Chloe Perel editor-in-chief For most, college is a four-year commitment and has potential to set up the trajectory of your life. You want to be as informed as possible when making your decision to ensure that you’re attending a school where you can thrive. Physically visiting the campus is the best way to get an impression of the atmosphere and to learn more about the … Continue reading Students call for more excused college visits

Is MyMCPS Classroom helpful or harmful?

Students don’t understand reasons for MyMCPS switch Helpful MyMCPS is the newly official site for all Montgomery County students to see their grades and assignments. This has caused quite a stir amongst students. “MyMCPS is very talked about,” freshman Jayrin Mondoe said. MyMCPS was created in the hopes of making school information easier to access. Some students believe differently. “I can’t access it at home. … Continue reading Is MyMCPS Classroom helpful or harmful?

the TOMATO: a satirical back page spread

Tensions high, tables turned on teachers- Joe Pohoryles, Front Page Editor It has been a full quarter since the Montgomery County Public Schools’ Board of Education mandated the new grading system in which students grade teachers. The county implemented the system at the beginning of the semester after countless students expressed their desire to grade teacher performances. “Since student success relies heavily on the grades … Continue reading the TOMATO: a satirical back page spread