The Poolesville Pulse

College decisions during COVID-19: How the class of 2021 dealt with an unpredictable application season
Joann Cho, Staff Writer • June 14, 2021

The college application and decision process have always been unpredictable, and for this year’s seniors, it was no exception. The Class of 2021 had to navigate COVID-19...

Unique 2021 PHS Post-Prom organized by PTSA
Caroline Culqui, Staff Writer • May 23, 2021

Poolesville has been accommodating to the conditions of the pandemic by planning and hosting a safe, post-prom event for its upperclassmen. Certain accommodations have been...

Students and teachers face a new AP format after dealing with a year of online school
Julia Lyons, Staff Writer • May 19, 2021

For PHS students, AP exams begin on May 18 and will last until June 11. While the College Board has been able to resolve the technical issues that plagued last year's exam...

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Off the couch and back to the big screen
Brenna Girard, Staff Writer • June 6, 2021

Regal and AMC movie theaters have finally reopened with iconic snacks and safety guidelines. Locations such as Regal Germantown and AMC Dine-in...

Playlist- A Taste of PHS 2021
Playlist- A Taste of PHS 2021
June 4, 2021

Based on your responses, we created a playlist of the class of 2021's favorite songs! Think of it as one more way to virtually connect with your...

Spotify unveils new payola practice, draws reaction from industry and consumers
Joann Cho, Staff Writer • May 21, 2021

Last November, Spotify unveiled in a blog post what many considered to be a form of payola, a term used to describe the now illegal practice...

Free College is Essential for an Equitable Society
Brooke Mengistu, Staff Writer • June 5, 2021
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Cancel Culture: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly
Taylan Bynum, Staff Writer • January 27, 2021
In the first episode of her new podcast series, Staff Writer Taylan Bynum takes a look at cancel culture: its purpose, what perpetuates it, and its long-term impacts. Featuring student opinions from Maire Brennan and Jessica Williamson.
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Democracy isn’t Dead; it Never Existed in the First Place
Sophia Bass, Staff Writer • January 4, 2021
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European Super League Fails to Launch
European Super League Fails to Launch
Jack Forcey, Staff Writer • May 22, 2021
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The football team runs a play in preparation for their competitions in the abbreviated fall sports season.
Athletes and coaches gear up for return to fall sports
Colin Miller, Staff Writer • April 6, 2021
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Major Soccer Leagues Spark Intense Controversy over Fake Crowd Noises
Ava Checkan, Staff Writer • April 1, 2021
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Spotify unveils new payola practice, draws reaction from industry and consumers
Joann Cho, Staff Writer • May 21, 2021
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Major Soccer Leagues Spark Intense Controversy over Fake Crowd Noises
Ava Checkan, Staff Writer • April 1, 2021
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PHS Technology Educators Cultivate Interest In STEM With New Online Toolkit
Thomas Moon, Staff Writer • December 17, 2020
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