Upper Schoolers On the Go

Upper Schoolers On the Go

This week upper school students in several different grades took fun and educational field trips to have a day to recharge and collaborate before the final exam study period begins. Ninth graders visited SkyZone, a trampoline park in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Tenth...
Honoring the Fallen

Honoring the Fallen

Last week juniors in Mr. Hagerty’s history class visited the memorial for Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. This is the location where the “fourth” hijacked plane went down because passengers took action to prevent an even greater tragedy on...
Theatrical Reenactment

Theatrical Reenactment

Students in eighth grade English acted out scenes from Dreams From My Father, a memoir about Barack Obama’s youth. The scenes depicted events from his childhood that appear in the book, but students were challenged to write his internal monologue during these...
Jumpstart to Success

Jumpstart to Success

This year Washington Latin’s college counselors are teaching a course called Junior JumpStart once a week during the fourth quarter to ease the juniors into the college application process. Students will work on brainstorming essay topics, understanding the...
PCSAA Power

PCSAA Power

This was a busy week for WLPCS sports, as teams continued into the championship and playoff rounds of competition. On Tuesday the tennis team was successful in the PCSAA tournament as the team’s singles student athletes Daud Gantt-Bey and Alicia Campbell both won...
Middle School Tracksters

Middle School Tracksters

At this week’s DC Prep Relays, eighth grader Casey Montrey earned a first place finish in the Boys 800 Meters, and Jonah Spiva nabbed a second place finish. Spiva also earned a first place win in the Boys 1600m race, and Montrey came in second.  Meanwhile, at...