Bands striving for superior

Shannon O'Keefe

March 17, 2018

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The District Band Assessment held by the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association, or VBODA, is a defining moment for school bands, as they show what musical skills and talents they’ve developed over the school year....

2018 Winter Olympics: Unity among Tension

Samhita Pendyal

March 17, 2018

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The world gathers around their television screen every four years to watch an international winter sporting event that includes participants from 92 countries. The 2018 Winter Olympics took place in Pyeongchang, South Korea and...

Bands striving for superior, Matching against the mentality of Music

Yunfei Chen

March 17, 2018

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The District Band Assessment is a defining moment for school bands, as they show what musical skills and talents they’ve developed over the school year. The assessments rank from five to one, one being superior. The groups...

Two teachers achieve big honors by advancing their teaching careers

Celina Ng

March 17, 2018

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Recently, 11 Henrico County Public Schools teachers received certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. The program is a national certification program for teachers who want to take their teaching...

Taking on the ASVAB

Yunfei Chen

December 17, 2017

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The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery is a military aptitude test that consists of 113 questions on a multitude of subjects, mainly focusing on mechanical, science, technical, verbal, and mathematical skills. ...

Christmas Mother

Mary Comerford

December 17, 2017

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Since 1942, the Henrico Christmas Mother has donated gift items to families with children, the elderly, and those with disabilities who can’t provide for themselves during the holiday season. From November 13 to November 21,...

Turkey Trot brings community together

Jessica Wen

November 20, 2017

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Key Club, with the help of counselor Mrs. Jamie Jackson and other charitable organizations, will be hosting the first ever Turkey Trot 2.5. The walk will take place on November 23, Thanksgiving Day, and will start around 10 a.m....

The day the lights went out

Samhita Pendyal

November 20, 2017

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On October 11 seniors had their convocation. However, things didn’t go exactly as planned. Before school started, a tree fell on a power line near the intersection of Pouncy Tract and Shady Grove. The tree caught on fire...

The Olympics come to Deep Run

Jenna Sliman

October 10, 2017

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One Lunch is prime time for most students. It allows clubs to meet, quizzes and tests to be made up, homework to be done, and friends to sit back and relax. However, there are no outlets for exercise or sports for our athletes....

Homecoming Preparations

Adam Brooks

October 10, 2017

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This year’s Homecoming Dance falls on October 21. The theme for the annual event is Mardi Gras, following last year’s Under the Stars theme. The PTSA had been pushing to make the event a masquerade, in which students may wear...

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