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RHS Ritmo places third in 12th annual Latin Dance competition.
RHS Performs in First Latin Dance Competition in 8 Years
Isabella Amador, Editor-in-Chief • January 10, 2023

Nov. 21, 2022, Rockville’s Latin dance team, RHS Ritmo, secured a third-place win at the 12th Annual MCPS Latin Dance competition at The Music Center...

Leaving No One Behind: Wes Moore Elected 63rd Governor of Maryland
Leaving No One Behind: Wes Moore Elected 63rd Governor of Maryland
Malaak McDonald and Jamie Mann, Production Head, Staff Writer • January 5, 2023

On Nov. 8, Wes Moore was elected Maryland’s new governor, and his inauguration ceremony is set to take place Jan. 18. Moore is the first democratic governor...

Revision to Wellness Wednesdays Continues to Support Students
Revision to Wellness Wednesdays Continues to Support Students
Nick Vasquez and Lily Matsui, Business Manager and Staff Writer • November 5, 2022

This year, Wellness Wednesdays will transition from homeroom to a rotating classroom schedule. Each Wednesday, depending on the week, students will go...

MCPS staff members had concerns about the amount that students were using their mobile devices in class.
MCPS Starts Year With New Cell Phone Policy
Malaak McDonald and Chloe Dastanlee, Production Head / Staff Writer • October 11, 2022

RHS students returned to school this year with a new policy regarding the use of Personal Mobile Devices (PMDs) that introduces additional restrictions...

Cross country coach Sarah Thomas (at right) draws on her own running experiences to motivate athletes.
New Cross Country Coach Motivates Young Team
Sarah Spencer, News Editor • October 19, 2022

Cross Country welcomes new head coach Sarah Thomas who brings high hopes for the 2022 fall season. Facing a primarily freshman team, Thomas hopes to prioritize...

Varsity football players earned a big cheer from the crowd as they were introduced during the first pep rally of the year.
First Fall Pep Rally Ignites Student Excitement
Nigel Armstrong, Staff Writer • September 20, 2022

On Sept 2, the RHS stadium was roaring with cheers and excitement at this year’s fall sports pep rally.  This pep rally was held in order to encourage...

Model Ram Winners Announced at Varsity Sports Banquet
Model Ram Winners Announced at Varsity Sports Banquet
Nick Vasquez, Staff Writer • June 17, 2022

The Model Ram award has been given out at RHS for 46 years and is the top honor a student-athlete can receive. The Model Ram award recognizes top student-athletes...

Junior Hana Žitňanská poses in front of a Czech Republic flag while in her RHS softball uniform.
Foreign Exchange Student Becomes Multi-Sport Athlete
Colleen Kelly, Sports Editor • June 9, 2022

Going to a foreign country and moving in with strangers might sound scary, but junior Hana Žitňanská overcame those worries to make the best of her...

Filo Cafe offers students inexpensive and unique fare, all in an attractive environment.
Filo Cafe Serves Up New Options for Students
Ashley Nguyen, Staff Writer • December 5, 2022

Filo Cafe, a new Filipino restaurant, recently had its soft opening on Saturday, Oct. 8. The charming eatery can be found at 4836 Boiling Brook Pkwy in...

Actors Cast a Look Into Magical Fall Play
Actors Cast a Look Into Magical Fall Play
Sarah Spencer, News Editor • November 16, 2022

This fall, Rockville’s drama department is performing the comedic production “Puffs.”“Puffs” premieres on Nov. 18 at 7 pm, with shows following ...

If These Halls Could Talk: Jennifer Bado-Aleman Joins Administration, Hopes to Increase Equity for Students
If These Halls Could Talk: Jennifer Bado-Aleman Joins Administration, Hopes to Increase Equity for Students
Isabella Amador, Editor in Chief • September 30, 2022

Jennifer Bado-Aleman is the newest addition to the RHS administrative team; she previously worked with Principal Rhoshanda Pyles at Watkins Mill HS. She...

5 Day trips for Students to Take this Summer
5 Day trips for Students to Take this Summer
Eleanor Gensemer and Sarah Spencer, Staff Writers • June 13, 2022

With the summer approaching, we found 5 fun day trip locations to explore this summer. Each location is only a day's drive both there and back and has...

Supreme Court Threatens Diversity in Higher Education
Supreme Court Threatens Diversity in Higher Education
Ethan Santiago, Features and Opinion Editor • January 20, 2023

Since 1978’s landmark case, California v. Bakke, the Supreme Court repeatedly upheld universities' ability to consider applicants' race as one of many...

Pro/Con: The Verdict on True Crime
Pro/Con: The Verdict on True Crime
January 20, 2023

Shoppers indulge in Prime Early Access Sale despite Amazons ethics problems.
Big Sales Expose Bigger Problem of Overconsumption
Isabella Amador, Editor-in-Chief • January 10, 2023

While Amazon Prime Day took place in July, Amazon offered another pre-holiday savings event--The Prime Early Access Sale--for Prime members on Oct. 11...

Does Fall Start too Early?
Does Fall Start too Early?
Ashley Nguyen, Staff Writer • October 19, 2022

Picture this-- August is reaching an end, and Starbucks just released its seasonal fall menu. The pleasant scents of pumpkin spice, cinnamon, apple cider,...

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