‘Tha Carter V’: Lil’ Wayne’s Resurrection

'Tha Carter V': Lil' Wayne's Resurrection

Teddy Bilodeau, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

In hip-hop culture, Lil Wayne has been a crucial part of the advancement of the genre. He came into the rap game over two decades ago and despite taking time off, has remained relevant since his debut. His latest project, “Tha Carter V,” is his twelfth studio album. The album was announced in 2...

10 Teachers Join Faculty for 2018-2019 School Year

10 Teachers Join Faculty for 2018-2019 School Year

Andrew Coulibaly and Jack Uhl

October 30, 2018

Every year students walk into their new classes, and for some of them, they are greeted not only with a teacher new to them, but a teacher new to RHS. Ten new teachers joined the staff for the 2018-19 school year, bringing the total number of teachers to 89, not including support staff. Of these ...

Sports Science: Student Athlete Health, Safety

Sports Science: Student Athlete Health, Safety

Elenna Mach and Zoe Moser

October 23, 2018

Sports and more specifically, exercising, are essential to maintaining good physical and mental health, and they are a big part of the athletic community. However, athletes are more susceptible to injuries because they continuously put their bodies at risk when they play sports. Teenage athletes, simil...

Upcoming Fall Shows on Netflix

Upcoming Fall Shows on Netflix

Iris Valentin, Features Managing Editor

October 23, 2018

Grab a warm beverage and a comfy blanket, because fall marks the beginning of binge watching season for those who love to watch their favorite series on Netflix. “Iron Fist” (2017), an adaptation of the Marvel Comic Hero, is returning for a second season and it has a few surprises up its sleeve...

If These Halls Could Talk: Steve Mirman

Media service technician Steve Mirman poses with the Stanley Cup while working for Comcast Sports Network, prior to working at RHS.

William Gangnath, Online Editor

October 23, 2018

While many students enjoy the morning show, the fall and spring drama performances, graduation and the screens that show information in places such as the main hallway, not everyone knows who exactly runs the technology for these events and features behind the scenes.   Media Service Technician ...

$18 & Under: The Habit Burger Grill

Students have been frequenting the Habit Burger Grill for the burgers and inexpensive prices, giving other burger spots on the Pike competition.

Daniel Pujo, Sports Managing Editor

October 22, 2018

California based chain, The Habit Burger Grill, has been a hot spot for RHS students since opening its Rockville location on Rockville Pike in 2016. With charbroiled burgers and fresh-cut fries, the restaurant offers a friendly environment for students to hangout and eat at an affordable price. Th...

Aquarium Dives into Live Shows, Music Industry

Aquarium is made of RHS students and alumni and works to build a following by playing shows both locally and in other counties.

Esther Frances, Print Copy Editor

October 22, 2018

From the living room to the spotlight, student-created bands have been taking center stage as they book gigs in the area and gain local followers. These students not only need to keep a presence on stage, but also in school life, as they balance schoolwork with concerts. A band fairly new to the sc...

Q&A: Ananya Tadikonda, 12th Female SMOB

Richard Montgomery senior Ananya Tadikonda is sworn in as the 2018-2019 student member of the board July 9 replacing former SMOB, Sherwood graduate Matt Post.

Erin Bode, News Managing Editor

October 18, 2018

The Rampage sat down with newly elected Student Member of the Board (SMOB) Ananya Tadikonda to discuss her plans for the upcoming school year.  The Richard Montgomery High School senior was elected as SMOB in April 2018 and was sworn in July 9, replacing previous SMOB Matt Post.  The interview ha...

Scott Elevates Rap Game with Third Release, ‘ASTROWORLD’

Scott Elevates Rap Game with Third Release, 'ASTROWORLD'

Matthew DiFonzo, Sports Editor

October 12, 2018

Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Apple Music. Rapper Travis Scott used all available media to hype the release of his new album, “ASTROWORLD.” Jacques Berman Webster II, professionally known as Travis Scott, moved to New York City (NYC) in an attempt to start his music career immediatel...

Q&A: Athletic Director Michael Hayes Discusses the Process of Postponing 26 Games

Athletic Director Michael Hayes has postponed 26 games so far this season due to heavy rain and flooding on the field.  The postponed games have affected numerous sports such as soccer, field hockey and football.

Aidan Brami, Online Copy Editor

October 4, 2018

The Rampage sat down with athletic director Michael Hayes to discuss the recent flooding on the new Bermuda Grass field, the damage caused by the flooding and the process of postponing and rescheduling games. This transcript has been edited for clarity and length.      Rampage: Can you go through the process of how you...

Summer Concerts, Festivals in the DMV

Summer Concerts, Festivals in the DMV

Isaac Higgins, Staff Writer

June 14, 2018

For students who love music and are looking for something to pass the time during this upcoming summer break, there are many different concerts and festivals coming to the area  covering a wide array of genres. The Firefly Music Festival is a four-day festival in Dover, Del. where a variety of acts...

$18 and Under: Baked Bear Hits The Sweet Spot For A Summer Treat

$18 and Under: Baked Bear Hits The Sweet Spot For A Summer Treat

Anna Stewart, News Managing Editor

June 13, 2018

Parents, kids and high school students lined up May 19 for the grand opening of The Baked Bear - the build-your-own ice cream sandwich shop located off of Rockville Pike in the Pike and Rose shopping center. Guests get to choose from a base of two freshly-baked cookies, brownies, or donuts (or a combination...

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