RHS Students Practice Socially Distant, Virtual Learning

RHS Student Miranda Verity (Junior) practicing social distance learning from her home after Montgomery County schools went online.
October 30, 2020

The Montgomery County Board of Education (BOE) announced in July that the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year would be held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Similar to the end of the 2019-2020...

From Classrooms to Computers: The Metamorphosis of Online Teaching

From Classrooms to Computers: The Metamorphosis of Online Teaching
October 23, 2020

Throughout the inconsistent process of online learning, teachers and students alike have had to adjust to the new circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. While some teachers were fully prepared...

Meet the 2020-21 SMOB Candidates: Vicky Kidder, Nick Asante

The 2020-21 SMOB election process is underway and the official voting will take place virtually May 20.
April 23, 2020

The final two Student Member of the Board (SMOB) candidates for the 2020-21 school year were announced February 12: juniors Nick Asante from Richard Montgomery High School (HS) and Vicky Kidder from Magruder...

Movie Review: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Speeds into the Box Office

April 8, 2020

Paramount's "Sonic the Hedgehog," starring Ben Schwartz as Sonic premiered Feb. 14 and has brought in $306.7 million worldwide and $146.06 million domestically so far. Based on characters in Sega's worldwide...

$18 & Under: 168 Asian Burrito

The shrimp tempura (left) and chicken teriyaki burritos (right) totaled $20.14.
February 21, 2020

Straying away from the standard fast-food chains in the area, 168 Asian Burrito offers unique fare that not many people have experienced before.  The atmosphere is unlike any other shop; it is located...

In Memoriam: Lily Constance Weaver

From left to right: Frank Weaver, Lily Weaver and Grace Weaver pose together at Disney World
February 21, 2020

“She was bigger than life,” physical education teacher Frank Weaver said about his late daughter, Lily Constance Weaver. “She loved just being nice to people and having a good time and living life...

Therapy Dogs Provide Stress Relief for Students

Scotty, one of the five dogs who came to visit, is named after American author Francis Scott Key.
January 31, 2020

As a part of senior Kate Holland’s National Honors Society (NHS) senior project, RHS students got the chance to meet five therapy dogs during lunch  Jan. 17. Holland got the idea to bring in therapy...

‘The Panic Broadcast of 1938’: New Team Produces Mixed Results

A scene in which the sheriff (Patrick Gallagher) finds two circus boys (Carlos Escobar and Tomar Atzili) and suspects them of committing robberies nearby.
January 17, 2020

The curtain raised and the lights dimmed as senior Tomer Atzili was illuminated by a spotlight on the corner of the stage, speaking with the sound of a crackling radio behind him. It was the opening night...

‘Joker’ Review

'Joker' Review
January 13, 2020

Warner Bros' "Joker" starring Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck, previously known as Arthur Joker, premiered Oct. 4, bringing in $1.036 billion worldwide and $326.8 million domestically. Based on characters...

Student Band Gains Traction, Plans First Album Release

Junior Bobby Fellman, one of the founding members of the band, sings lead at a live show as his bandmates play the bass, guitar and drums behind him. The group has performed all over the greater D.C. metropolitan area at a variety of venues.
January 9, 2020

Odyssey, an up and coming psychedelic rock band made up of RHS students, dropped their first single on December 13, 2019 on Spotify, Apple Music, and Soundcloud, among other music streaming services. Now...

Photo Gallery: Rampace 2019

From left to right: cross country teammates senior Michael Carvajal, junior Joe Young and senior Dylan Kim linked arms through the finish line. All three of them have run the Rampace every year of their high school careers.
November 23, 2019

Interest in Cable TV Declines

Interest in Cable TV Declines
November 20, 2019

Today’s youth will never know the anticipation of waiting for the weekly episode of their favorite television show to air or having to patiently sit through commercials; now, all they have to do is go...

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