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Work Overload at the End of the School Year?

by Caleb Boyd, Staff Writer

It’s the end of the school year and students are checked out and ready for summer. But, teachers are overloading them with work, assigning essays, orals, and multiple...

June 16, 2017

Fidget Spinners: another fad?

Fidget Spinners: another fad?

by Okole Bashonga, Staff Writer

Fidget spinners are the latest craze to sweep the nation. Mostly used among the youth, this toy is marketed as a stress reliever for students in a learning environment. The...

May 22, 2017

Students accepted into Ivy League schools

Students accepted into Ivy League schools

by Annie Le and Bethlehem Ashagire

Many seniors have applied to Ivy League Universities this year, and although these schools are extremely competitive to get into, some Springbrook seniors have been accepted...

May 16, 2017

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  • MCPS Struggles To Close Achievement Gap May 2, 2017

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Sports

Nya signs with Wake Forest to continue football career

Nya signs with Wake Forest to continue football career

by Gary Perry III, Staff Writer

Springbrook football hasn’t had much to brag about the past few seasons, but there has been one bright spot in Loic Nya. The 6-Foot-3, 265-pound lineman got offers from 6 Division 1 schools in Coastal...

May 31, 2017

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Entertainment

ABC’s New Show: Still Star-Crossed

ABC’s New Show: Still Star-Crossed

by Christian Lakew, Staff Writer

ABC recently debuted its first premiere episode of Still Star-Crossed. Still Star-Crossed is about the events that unravel following the death of Romeo (played by Lucien...

June 16, 2017

Wonder Woman Saves DCU

Wonder Woman Saves DCU

by Kevin Claros-Mendez, Staff Writer

Wonder Woman is the 4th theatrical installment into the DC cinematic universe. Directed by Patty Jenkins, known for her work on lifetime feature films such as Monster,...

June 12, 2017

A Viral Lie into a Dream Life

A Viral Lie into a Dream Life

May 16, 2017

Shameless is Raw and Real

Shameless is Raw and Real

May 12, 2017

“DAMN.” may cement Lamar onto rap superstardom

“DAMN.” may cement Lamar onto rap superstardom

May 2, 2017

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Devils OT Sports Blog

NBA Top 10 moments in the season

NBA Top 10 moments in the season

by Nahom Nega, Staff Writer

When the 2016-17 NBA season started, we all pictured one boring and narrow season with a similar ending; a Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors championship rematch....

May 8, 2017

Capitals defeat the Maple Leafs to move on to the Second Round

Capitals defeat the Maple Leafs to move on to the Second Round

by Sohan Thakkar, Staff Writer

After a long and tiring series against the young and quick, wild card seeded Toronto Maple Leafs, Washington Capitals are successfully returning to the District for the next...

May 2, 2017

Is Colin Kaepernick being blackballed by the NFL?

Is Colin Kaepernick being blackballed by the NFL?

by Micheal Solomon, Staff Writer

On August 26, 2016, the entire country went into shock when Colin Kaepernick, then starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, chose to sit down during the pre-game...

April 26, 2017

March Madness Final Four Preview

March Madness Final Four Preview

April 3, 2017

Thurman vs. Garcia Welterweight Recap

Thurman vs. Garcia Welterweight Recap

March 21, 2017

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Feature

Focused and bright future ahead

Focused and bright future ahead

by Tammy Dam, Staff Writer

Jordi Amaya, a working scholar athlete at Springbrook High School plans to take his volleyball team to finals and to one day open his own auto shop. “I’ve been playing for 3 years and it is my last...

March 29, 2017

Shedding light on Women’s History Month

Shedding light on Women’s History Month

by De'Yana Page, Staff Writer

In the United States, Women's History Month traces its beginnings back to the first International Women's Day in 1911. The 2017 theme for National Women’s History Month honors women who have successfully...

March 21, 2017

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The official student news site of Springbrook High School.
The official student news site of Springbrook High School.