News

Students protest gun violence in school-wide walkout

AveryBleichfeld   “No more silence! End gun violence!” The call echoes across the courtyard as students chant the mantra again and again. “We wanted to stop school shootings and keep our students safe, our teachers safe, our schools safe,” Kelly Trang, Student Leadership President, said. Students flooded out of class during a walkout on March… Continue reading Students protest gun violence in school-wide walkout

Features

Storytelling through art: Artists show insight into processes and work

NubiaGomez The sticky smear of paint, the coffee-dark drip of ink, the powdery smudge of charcoal, that is how IB artists tell their stories. Over the course of their time in the class, students create an art show exhibit that shares the message they think needs to be shared — exhibits that now line the… Continue reading Storytelling through art: Artists show insight into processes and work

Sports

Basketball team impresses at State Tournament

DragoshBirlea For the second year in a row, the George Washington basketball team has reached the 5A state championship game. After a slow start to the season, the Patriots were able to gather steam and end the regular season with an 18-5 record, and the 5th seed in the CHSAA 5A state tournament. The Patriots… Continue reading Basketball team impresses at State Tournament

News

George celebrates Black History Month

AlejandraEnriquez   In honor of Black History Month, George Washington has displayed posters showcasing prominent Black American leaders. These people were chosen because they have inspired staff and students to become better people. February is Black History Month. During this month, many Black Americans celebrate the people who came before them that fought for their… Continue reading George celebrates Black History Month

Entertainment

Black Panther, a masterpiece

EuanPeart Black Panther is not only original and creative, it is a masterpiece. Everything about it works, from character portrayals, to music, to villains and tone and costumes to special effects to hair. Everything was done exactly right in this film. Everything someone would want from a movie is there. First of all, each actor… Continue reading Black Panther, a masterpiece