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New Year, New Me

Claire Callahan, Bella DeMaso, Drew Taylor, and Armaghan Faisal

January 8, 2017

The start of 2017 was no small event. This New Year’s Eve, West Potomac students participate in the holiday’s classic traditions. “I got a kiss on New Year’s Eve—my girlfriend and I have done that twice now,...

West Potomac Raises Awareness with Diversity Week

The TypeRIGHTers

December 12, 2016

Combatting intolerance, a class offered at West Potomac, promoted acceptance of diversity last week through different spirit days. Throughout the week students were encouraged to wear certain colors that support different social i...

Wolverine Athletic Booster Club Fundraises with Christmas Trees

Grant Benick, Evelyn Dibell, Matthew Hanley, and Saira Rodriquez

December 12, 2016

West Potomac is holding their annual Christmas Tree and Wreath sale at Carl Sandburg Middle School, located near the softball field, from now until the trees are sold out! West Potomac athletes help at the stand by showing u...

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Proves to be Stuffed with Entertainment

The TypeRIGHTers

November 28, 2016

The 90th Annual Macy’s Day Parade, held in New York City, New York, once again received extremely positive rating, reviews, and attendance. The parade showcased various performances from smaller high school bands to famous sin...

Wolverine Green Update

Grant Benick, Evelyn Dibell, Saira Rodriquez, and Matthew Hanley

November 28, 2016

If you’ve seen orange tape and trees being excavated, it’s because of Wolverine Green.  Wolverine Green has been in discussion around West Potomac for the last ten years. According to the Wolverine Turf website, the goal of Wolv...

Local Residents choose Trick over Treat at “Field of Screams”


November 4, 2016

Washingtonians and Northern Virginians alike are traveling to Olney, Maryland for the local attraction known as Field of Screams. The large park is designed to scare guests with several different tours, hayrides, and “Haunted...

West Potomac Ghost Tours: The Eerie Part of Education

West Press

November 4, 2016

It is human nature to be fascinated by ghosts, spirits, and all things supernatural. There have been movies filmed, books written, and famous legends created all about these preternatural occurrences. What many people don’t know, ...

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