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  • Whitman Idol is being held on April 25. Auditions are March 23 and 24 after school in the Music Hall.

  • The media center is looking for poetry submissions during April. Stop by the media center for more info.

School dress code should be re-evaluated

School dress code should be re-evaluated

By Emily Baker
May 24
Filed under Blogs, Opinion

Every year, as temperatures rise and the air conditioning system inevitably malfunctions, students and teachers anticipate the annual announcement that details the school dress code. Students are reminded that they are expected to dress “professionally” and avoid revealing summer clothing. Read More »...

Photo of the Day: January 29

Photo of the Day: January 29

By Emily Baker
January 29
Filed under Sports

Senior Adam Joel successfully dodges an opponent in yesterday's game against Poolesville. Whitman won 53-48. Photo by Nick Anderson. Read More »...

Photo of the Day: December 18

Photo of the Day: December 18

By Emily Baker
December 18
Filed under News

Seniors Crystal Escolero, Aryana Bolourian and Alex Lopez were honored Tues. at the Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards. Bolourian won a silver award for Education and Escolero and Lopez won gold and silver awards, respectively, for Healthcare Science. Read More »...

Photo of the Day: November 20

Photo of the Day: November 20

By Emily Baker
November 21
Filed under Feature

The school held a pep rally to celebrate girl's soccer winning the state championship. This was the second state championship ever for the team and the first for coach Greg Herbert. Photos by Abby Cutler.  Read More »...

Photo of the Day: September 27

Photo of the Day: September 27

By Emily Baker
September 27
Filed under Feature

Students decked out in carolina blue film a music video to Katy Perry's "Roar" as part of a nation- wide contest. Perry will perform at the winner's school. Photos by Abigail Cutler....

Bdubbs Bakes: Apple Turnovers

Bdubbs Bakes: Apple Turnovers

By Emily Baker
September 26
Filed under Blogs

Now that the summer is over, leaves are falling and pumpkins are ready to be carved. Crispy, golden, and covered in cinnamon sugar: these apple turnovers are perfect to kickstart the brisk Autumn weather. Read More »...

Photo of the Day: August 26

Photo of the Day: August 26

By Emily Baker
August 26
Filed under Feature

 Dr. Goodwin observes as students prepare for their first day of the new school year. Photo by Tyler Jacobson....

Photo of the Day: June 5

Photo of the Day: June 5

By Emily Baker
June 5
Filed under News

Daniel Mwangi, Brittany Roberts, Malachi Stoll, Sa'de Thomas, Brandon Wells, Reyna Wright, Chris Aragon, Nadia Crossman, Sarah Edwards, Alex English, Arielle Hickel, Garret Hickel, Maija Ibanez and Rebecca Ford (not pictured) won Alpha Phi acheivement certificates yesterday. Photo by Abigail Cutler....

Pyle chorus teacher to work at Takoma Park Middle School next year

By Emily Baker
May 22
Filed under News

After six years at Pyle, chorus teacher Thomas Liddle is leaving to take on a new challenge: rebuilding the choral program at Takoma Park Middle School from the ground up. Read More »...

Baseball defeated in second round of playoffs, ends season 14-4

By Emily Baker
May 14
Filed under Sports

After a first round bye, the baseball team lost in the second round of the playoffs yesterday, falling 10-8 to Churchill. The Vikes ended the season 14-4. Read More »...

Boys lacrosse falls to Damascus, ends season 8-6

By Emily Baker
May 9
Filed under Sports

The boys lacrosse team fell to the 10-2 Damascus Hornets, 4-6, on senior night finishing the season with a record of 8-6. Read More »...

Boys lacrosse dominates Seneca Valley 16-1

By Emily Baker
May 4
Filed under Sports

The Boys lacrosse team beat the 0-11 Seneca Valley Eagles 16-1 May 2, improving their record to 8-5. Read More »...

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