Pi is like love: real, irrational & never-ending!

Pi is like love: real, irrational & never-ending!

For Pi Day, middle school students took part in the annual competition to see who could memorize the greatest number of digits for this never-ending irrational number. The winners in each grade competed for the title. In fourth place was sixth grader Charlotte Lin,...
Seniors on the Road

Seniors on the Road

Last week while the rest of the Upper School took part the PSATs, seniors went on various field trips and took part in community service projects.  One group visited the Harriet Tubman Museum at Church Creek, MD. Another visited a Food Bank, and another went to the...
Scientific Symposium

Scientific Symposium

 Last week twelve biology students joined Ms. Jost to attend the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium at Georgetown University. At the symposium, students heard from faculty speakers including a neuroscientist and an astrophysicist, toured different science labs,...
Poetry Pride

Poetry Pride

Sophomore Felicity Ryan won the 2018 D.C. Poetry Out Loud citywide competition. Latin’s champion competed against 9 other finalists to take the title, and she will now proceed to the national Poetry Out Loud Finals April 23-25.  Her stunning renditions...
Sampling the Souk

Sampling the Souk

The Arabic II students took field trips with their teacher, Mr. Hamd, to local restaurants this week, along with a visit to an Arab market in Northern Virginia. Students used their language skills to order and pay for food and also had the chance to sample a variety...