Congratulations to junior Micah Reinharz for being selected as one of only 24 high school trumpet players from across the country to participate in the semi-final round of the National Trumpet Competition. This competition will take place March 10-12 at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia. Way to go Micah!
Air Force General Chris Craig, Commanding General Afghanistan, visits Mr. Vogel's EPF class to discuss America's role in the region and careers in the military.
Students in Ms. Severin's chorus class performed at the Kennedy Center.
Congratulations to social studies teacher, Mr. Steven Brown, for being recognized by Leadership Arlington as one of their Top 40 Under 40 in Arlington!!
Senior Lydia Cawley addresses fellow students at the Virginia Junior Classical League state convention.
Rohini uses FaceTime to work on her group project with Justin and Martin. Great use of technology to keep the learning going even during a family trip to London!
Attention Spanish speaking students and all students who would like to take a new language in the fall: The world languages department is organizing a placement test for all interested students. The placement test will take place on Wednesday, February 24 during 3rd and Generals periods, room 3207. If interested please contact your counselor or the World Languages Department Chair, Mrs. Karaky (Danielle.firstname.lastname@example.org).
All students are encouraged to take part in the weekly writing prompt. There will be a new prompt each week. There is no minimum or maximum number of words. Just respond! Responses may be featured in Penman, W-L's literary and arts magazine.
Summer Residential Governor's Schools Applications 2016 have been posted, students and families can get more information from this link: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/governors_school_programs/summer_residential/index.shtml
Each program has its own application – each program application has program specific pictures on the front as well as a brief description of the program.
For information on timelines and due dates click here.
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