The Poolesville Pulse

Seniors commit to colleges in light of COVID-19 effects

Mandy Hsu, Staff Writer

June 9, 2020

As COVID-19 made its way through the United States, college campuses started shutting down, implementing remote learning and sending their students home for the foreseeable future. Unfortunately, this happened to coincide with ...

MCPS and Poolesville graduation ceremonies move online

Jason Sladic, Staff Writer

June 9, 2020

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) announced that they would hold an online graduation ceremony. This ceremony will be held in addition to an in-person ceremony at a later date when social dis...

Midnight Players plan virtual performance during self-isolation

Daniel Tuan, Staff Writer

June 9, 2020

While students and families are staying home during quarantine, that didn’t deter the Midnight Players from performing this spring. The Midnight Players were originally planning on performing “Matilda” before postponing...

COVID-19 affects SMOB election for candidates and students

Dora Kreitzer, Editor

June 9, 2020

After the Student Member of the Board (SMOB) election was pushed back from Apr. 22nd to May 20th, Richard Montgomery junior Nick Asante was voted as the 43rd SMOB for Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). This year’s candidate...

Staff take different approaches to at-home learning

Sophia Gavril, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Within the school system there is a myriad of staff working, oftentimes behind the scenes, to make schools run as smoothly as they do. From Building Services and Security to secretaries and counselors, these staff have different pers...

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