The Poolesville Pulse

PHS football makes history with first win over Watkins Mill

Rachel Ryan, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, News, Poolesville News, Recent Posts, School News, Sports

PHS varsity football had a memorable season this year. On Friday, October 20, the Falcons fought their way to a win against Watkins Mill in an overtime game, pulling out a stunning 48-41 defeat. After losing to the wolverines...

Second annual health fair shines light on suicide epidemic

Andrea Rentel, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017

Filed under News, Recent Posts, School News, Student Life

PHS’s annual Suicide Awareness Health Fair was brought back this year in October. The PHS booster club teamed up with the boys basketball team during lunch to set up a tailgate at school. A crowd quickly formed as studen...

In-school college visits benefit students

Adey Harris, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017

Filed under Current Events, News, School News

Whether they are a freshman or a senior, high school students are constantly preparing in some way or another for college. From stressing over grades to taking standardized tests, high schoolers are taking many steps of the path...

Golf team tees up a great season

Ben Jamison, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Poolesville News, Recent Posts, School News, Sports

The Poolesville golf team, coached by Mrs. Hunsicker-Blair, competed in their last golf match on September 26th at Fall Road Golf Course vs. Damascus, Blake, and Einstein. They came out to play in their second to last match of...

Poolesville wins big in CSAW and CyberPatriot competitions

Apurva Choudary, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

Filed under News, Recent Posts, School News, SMCS, Technology

Computer science and cybersecurity are both growing fields in today’s world. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that they expect the demand for STEM- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics- jobs to grow by at...

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