The Poolesville Pulse

Combating Childhood Cancer Club to Host Cancer Awareness Fair

Mandy Hsu, Staff Writer

March 10, 2020

According to the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (National PCF), only 4% of the money spent on cancer research and treatment goes towards childhood cancer, and the Combating Childhood Cancer Club (C4) wants to change that....

Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins Opening Excites Town

Rachel Tievy, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

After two years of planning, getting permits and building, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins opened on Fisher Avenue on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019. Luis Group-Management operates other Dunkin’ Donuts and Jersey Mike’s loca...

Asian Student Association Celebrates Their Roots

Yasmeen Elkoshairi, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

With 30% of the school being of Asian descent, it may come as a surprise that the Asian Student Association is only 2 years old. The club was started by 2019 seniors in order to promote Asian heritage and unite Asian students.  ...

Post Prom returns after four years

Mandy Hsu, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

The last Poolesville Post Prom was in 2016, before any current students even started attending high school. This year, Sheryl Rosenberg has taken it upon herself to host the first Post Prom in four years, something that will hope...

Gallery Night 2019: Societal Plagues

Kenna Krueger, Editor

December 11, 2019

On Nov. 26th, Humanities freshmen created and displayed works of art, music, literature, technology, food, and fashion connected to the umbrella theme of Societal Plagues. Each individual student curated a work that develo...

Navy looks for potential recruits with virtual reality simulator

Imaan Shanavas, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

On the morning of Nov. 14, students and parents noticed an elaborate contraption in the corner of the student parking lot. This contraption was a virtual naval simulator that the U.S. Navy brought. The navy uses the simulator as ...

Juniors plunge into National Science Honor Society experience for first time

Catherine Cherfan, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

The National Science Honor Society has taken a turn this year in regards to its membership. In the past, only seniors were qualified to join this organization. However, there are plenty of juniors this year that meet the criteri...

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