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Critics Agree, ‘West Side Story’ is a Hit

Critics Agree, ‘West Side Story’ is a Hit

Anna Stewart, News Managing Editor

May 28, 2019

One of Broadway’s most iconic musicals came to Rockville April 11, 12 and 13, as the RHS drama department, directed by English teacher Krista McKim, performed Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins’ “West Side Story” for the annual spring musical.    This year, however, cast members were provid...

Best ‘Hole in the Wall’ Breakfast Sandwich

Best ‘Hole in the Wall’ Breakfast Sandwich

Elenna Mach, Zoe Moser and Emily Nagy, Editors-in-Chief

May 28, 2019

Before each school day, RHS students can often be found stopping by big chains like Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts for a quick breakfast. Despite the popularity of these global chains, the Rampage set out to find the best local “hole in the wall” spot for breakfast sandwiches, judging each location on...

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Properly Closes 10 Years of Big Marvel Movies

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Properly Closes 10 Years of Big Marvel Movies

Casey Majewski, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

Walking into a quiet, dark theater, filled to the brim with people, everyone nervously waited for one of most anticipated movies of all time to start. As the movie began and the huge Marvel logo appeared on screen, the excitement in the dark theater was palpable. The Avengers movie saga completed April 26 w...

An Inside Look at RHS’ Preferred Subs

An Inside Look at RHS’ Preferred Subs

Gili Golan, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

The unsung heroes of the hallways, substitute teachers. Roaming the hallways some days and not others, students often don’t get the chance to get to know their substitute teachers because they only see them sporadically, but many MCPS substitutes have amazing backgrounds and stories which have ...

Billie Eilish ‘WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO’ Review

Billie Eilish ‘WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO’ Review

Leyla Akselioglu, Features Managing Editor

May 23, 2019

At age 17, most teenagers are focused on maintaining their grades, climbing the social ladder and committing to the college of their dreams. Seventeen-year-old Billie Eilish, however, has other things planned. When she was only 14 years old, Eilish went viral with her single “Ocean Eyes.” Sinc...

$18 & Under: Sisters Sandwiches & Such

$18 & Under: Sisters Sandwiches & Such

Leyla Akselioglu, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

The smell of freshly toasted bread wafts through Sisters’ Sandwiches & Such at the historic Higgins Tavern on Georgia Avenue. as customers chat over their unique meals, each crafted to their specific needs. The vibrant, radiant colors of the store catch any customer’s eye, but it is the wide variety...

Khalid Struggles on New Album Transitioning from New Artist to New Star

Khalid Struggles on New Album Transitioning from New Artist to New Star

Jack Uhl, Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

R&B artist Khalid was just 17 years old when he wrote his first album, “American Teen” and struck gold. Now at age 21, despite having the title “Free Spirit,” Khalid plays it safe with his sophomore album. “Free Spirit” does not experiment with anything new nor does it have as much artisti...

Misogynistic Culture Still Lingers In High School

Misogynistic Culture Still Lingers In High School

May 15, 2019

Introduction In March of this year, a list of 18 girl’s names circulated the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School (B-CC). Alongside each name was a ranking of the girl listed, rating her on a 10-point scale based on her looks. “Scores” ranged from 5.5...

NSPA Awards Echoes Club 2018 Pacemaker

NSPA Awards Echoes Club 2018 Pacemaker

Corina Valldejuli, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

Often times students’ artistic talents go unnoticed and are under appreciated, but the Echoes literary arts magazine gives them a platform to showcase their work and in recent years the magazine has received national recognition for students’ work. RHS’ Echoes’ self-described mission is to feature the ...

Autism Program Helps Prepare Students for Future

Autism Program Helps Prepare Students for Future

Emily Tran, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

Educators often talk about the lasting impact of watching their students grow. In one area of RHS, teachers have the unique experience of helping students grow from ninth graders all the way into young adults (age 21).   For over 25 years, the RHS autism program has offered students with autism the ...

Drake reflects on 10 years of music with ‘So Far Gone’

Drake reflects on 10 years of music with ‘So Far Gone’

April 26, 2019

One decade after its original release, Aubrey Graham, famously known as Drake, surprised his fans with an anniversary stream of his 2009 hit mixtape “So Far Gone,” shocking many with his unfamiliar sound from 10 years ago. The mixtape first dropped Feb. 13, 2009 with the record label October’s ...

Weezer’s Back with Black Album

Weezer’s Back with Black Album

Jack Uhl, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

Weezer has been in the internet spotlight recently after releasing a cover of  Toto’s “Africa.” What started as an internet meme eventually gained traction and resulted in fans making a petition to get Weezer to cover the song on their cover album, “The Teal Album” which released in late January....

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