The Poolesville Pulse

Montgomery County Brings Driver’s Ed to All Students

Mandy Hsu, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

Learning to drive is a milestone for many teenagers, but the expenses can be difficult, especially for low-income families. Greg’s Driving School can range from $350 to $400, and I Drive Smart from $335 to $635. The current ...

Indoor Track Team Fights Through Obstacles on their Journey to Success

Colin Miller, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

The PHS indoor track team has existed for decades now. The girls have won 5 state championships, and the boys have yet to win one. The last time the team won a championship was 2008, and as time continues to pass, the tea...

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...

Students Join Together for First-Ever Unified Bocce Team

Catherine Cherfan, Staff Writer

January 3, 2020

The process of kickstarting the school’s unified bocce team was long and unsuccessful for the past eight years. It wasn’t until this year, however, when Athletic Director Ms. Grubb was finally able to get things running smoo...

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 ...

Yeebie Jeebies Triumph in Fall Speedball Tournament

AJ Poore, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

The biannual speedball tournament gives students an opportunity to show off their athleticism and have fun with a team of their friends. This fall, the tournament took place from Nov. 14th to Nov. 19th. After 11 games full of wi...

The Boys are Back: Boys soccer snags a win in playoffs

Kendall Griffith, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Bundled up from the blustery Boonsboro winds, the boys soccer team clutched their first playoff win in seven years. On Oct. 23rd, Varsity boys soccer made history. Eeking by with a 1-0 win, #5 seed PHS knocked out the #4 seed, Bo...

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