Admissions decisions lead to feeling of disappointment

High school students are often asked, “Where do you want to go to college?” That question then becomes “Where are you going to college?” In an ideal world, all answers should be acceptable, but beneath all the questions and answers hides a stigma of students being expected to attend a “prestigious school.” Continue reading Admissions decisions lead to feeling of disappointment

MCPS policy enforces block of social media

Hannah Ho design editor At home, going online and surfing the web is a seemingly mindless task. You almost never have to worry about running into a blocked page that states an administrator needs to be contacted in order to continue. Here at a MCPS however, that is not the case. This school year, MCPS blocked social media applications, multimedia websites and gaming sites. The … Continue reading MCPS policy enforces block of social media

Innovative students start phone case business

With people encouraged to take risks and innovation being nurtured, students are finding courage to try to start their own companies while in high school. High school entrepreneurship may be more common than ever, but that does not take away from the hard work and time that goes into starting companies. Entrepreneurship is the process of designing, launching and running a new business. When in … Continue reading Innovative students start phone case business