Musical Maven

Musical Maven

Junior Jazz Band member Owen Fox-Whelpton, has made it to the semifinal round of DC Capital Stars (DCCAP), a highly competitive citywide performing arts competition. Fox-Whelpton is one of 40 semifinalists competing to perform at the Kennedy Center in April. The 10...

Don’t Hate, Appreciate Debate!

On Saturday 15 Washington Latin policy debaters participated in the fourth local tournament of the year (hosted by the Washington Urban Debate League). Students debated four rounds regarding the resolution: The United States federal government should substantially...
Dunkin’ Divas

Dunkin’ Divas

The Middle School Girls Basketball team beat Hope PCS 27-6 in their first game of the winter season on Tuesday. The team includes seventh graders Brooke Tate, Kai McFadgion, Kathy Lavado, Shreya Kelly, and eighth graders Daniele Chandler, Elle Waters, Alyssa Wright,...

Joining the Posse

Seniors Nathan Cobbs and DJ Okuleye have have been awarded the acclaimed Posse Scholarship for the University of Rochester and the University of Wisconsin-Madison respectively. This scholarship includes a four-year full-tuition scholarship. For the last half dozen...

Movie Magic

This Wednesday, Ms. Vercammen took General Music students to see the movie The Green Book.  The book focuses on a tour of the deep South with jazz pianist Dr. Don Shirley and his driver and bodyguard. It is a true story written by Nick Vallelonga, the son of the...