The second in a two-part series on rising expectations of seniors and eighth graders
Think back to that time, seemingly so long ago, when you were in middle school. You were obsessed with pop stars and awful spelling and being cool (whatever... READ MORE »»
Can Baz Luhrman pull off this literary classic?
The Great Gatsby is a film that insists upon itself. Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald in 1925, the novel that is the basis of the movie has transcended time and has become a mainstay at English... READ MORE »»
The class of 2013 attempts to make their mark on HHS before graduation.
Summer is just around the corner and the Class of 2013’s senioritis is at an all time high. Because of senior exemption, the soon to be graduates are scrambling to... READ MORE »»
Lissette Medina has never missed a day of school since pre-k.
Most students take any opportunities they can get to miss school. Playing hooky, calling in sick, anything. However, senior Lissette Medina hasn’t missed a single day of school... READ MORE »»
The school year is nearly at its finish. Across Loudoun County, students are worrying, obsessing, and overanalyzing the upcoming changes. Some will be experiencing high school for the first time. Sophomores will finally rise to the coveted title... READ MORE »»
Usually the stories about prom are from the actual attendees, but there will be a plot twist. The coat checkers will be taking over this reporting of the junior/senior prom of Heritage High School.
It was 7:00pm and prom didn’t start until... READ MORE »»
Are you considered “fair skinned?” Do you have to stock up on the factor 70 sun block as soon as spring begins? Is tanning merely a mythical practice to you? If you answered “yes” to these questions, I stand with you. Summer may be... READ MORE »»
The buzz about the Latin Dance Club is heating up just as the school year is cooling down.
A home to many different nationalities and religions, the United States is often regarded as “the melting pot”. This “melting pot” allows different... READ MORE »»