The Current

Free breakfast brings bright days, but timing may make it harder for students to eat
GoFundMe campaign raises money for new ice machine to keep athletes safe, cool
Seniors say goodbye in graduation ceremony at DAR Constitution Hall
NOVA shows they’ve got talent, placing third in annual MoCo competition
Is attendance as important as mastery when determining graduation eligibility?

Is attendance as important as mastery when determining graduation eligibility?

June 6, 2019

According to a recent Washington Post article, more than 40 percent of the Watkins Mill High School senior class had 20 or more absences, prompting the question of whether Montgomery County Public Schools students should be allowed to graduate with excessive absences. The reason that a student is...

Academy of Finance students place second in Business Pitch Challenge

Academy of Finance students place second in Business Pitch Challenge

May 30, 2019

Academy of Finance students won second place in the Montgomery County Business Pitch Challenge on April 30, after competing against other schools at the Carver Educational Services Center in Rockville. A team of students participated in the competition: senior Adriana Villars, senior Emily Cruz, junior...

Fame musical connects to different generation of ‘dreamers’ at Watkins Mill

Fame musical connects to different generation of ‘dreamers’ at Watkins Mill

May 17, 2019

On Friday, May 10, 50 ESOL students got the opportunity to see Fame: A School for Dreamers live at the GALA Hispanic Theatre in Washington D.C. Fame: A School for Dreamers is based on the 1980 film with the same name. The story revolves around students at a performing arts high school showcasing...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 11, 2019
Wolverine football grounds Screamin’ Eagles in strong start to season
Field hockey skirts victory, comes up short in season opener
Senior athletes commit to colleges to continue sports careers
Tarzwell visits El Salvador, brings lessons about culture back to his classroom
The year in review told through Current articles
Wilkinson celebrates positive prognosis, warns students to check for changes
Video: Step Rally
Video: Goodbye Class of 2019
Video: Teacher Appreciation Week
Video: Main office aides gain real world experience
Video: Black History Month