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Solar panels installed on school to save energy, money

Solar panels installed on school to save energy, money

Naina Tsarni and Angelina Walton

October 15, 2015


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Chosen as one of four Montgomery County Public Schools, Watkins Mill High School will have solar panels installed by late October because of its new rooftop and great location. MCPS entered a partnership with SunSolar, which gave its schools a chance to purchase solar panels at a reduced rate. Schoo...

Band marches on competition at Music in Motion

Band marches on competition at Music in Motion

Hezekiah Likekele and Bennett Stoppelmoor

October 15, 2015


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Wolverines marching band battled it out in the Music in Motion band competition at Reservoir High School against other schools on October 10 at 4pm. They won second place in the 1A Division with the score of 78.15. They will also take part in another competition at Paint Branch High School on October 2...

New administration allows hats, sweeps halls to get kids to class

New administration allows hats, sweeps halls to get kids to class

Sara Durr and Sarah Elbeshbishi

October 15, 2015


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Hall sweeps and the hat policy are the two main changes that came with the new administration this school year, allowing students more freedom while ensuring students’ attendance. The new administration has certain priorities for this year, including shaping the culture at Watkins Mill rather th...

New athletics website allows coaches to update stats immediately

New athletics website allows coaches to update stats immediately

Mikaela Cajigal and Keegan Dant

October 15, 2015


Filed under News, Uncategorized

Coaches at Watkins Mill High School can now easily update scores, rosters and key plays to the new WMHS athletics website at watkinsmillathletics.com with the Pressbox app, making all game information available to everyone in the community. Athletic director Reggie Spears said that the website ...