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  • How your phone can get you ready to go back to school

    How your phone can get you ready to go back to school

    Ankit Agrawal, Editor-in-Chief

    August 20, 2017

    In case you were not already aware, the 2017-2018 school year for FCPS schools starts on Aug. 28. This means that students will have to wake up early, hit the books, and be ready to work for almost 10 months in less than two weeks. Seems like a pretty daunting task, right? Well, it doesn’t have to...

    Some teachers and parents find phones to be a distraction for students in school. However, they can also be extremely useful in getting students prepared and ready to ace the upcoming school year.

    Photo courtesy of 1033ampradio.cbslocal.com

  • Summer Travels to Turkey: Day 4

    Summer Travels to Turkey: Day 4

    Uzma Rentia, Editor-in-Chief

    August 19, 2017

    Our second and last day in Cappadocia involved a lot of walking, namely in the form of a four kilometer hike through the Kizilcukur valley. Unfortunately, the weather was not on our side; our entire trip was marked by unusually warm weather for this time of the year. However, we did get some respite...

    We had to work our way done a very steep slope, making the initial leg of our journey especially difficult.

  • Summer travels to Turkey: Day 3

    Summer travels to Turkey: Day 3

    Uzma Rentia, Editor-in-Chief

    August 18, 2017

    Following our adventures in the plethora of bazaars Turkey has to offer, we took a flight to Cappadocia, located in central Turkey, it is know for its hotels, rock formations and hot air balloon business.

    Another angle of the Red Valley.

  • Taking those headphones out: Introduction

    Taking those headphones out: Introduction

    Katherine Du, Editor-in-Chief

    August 18, 2017

    Learning to drive can be taxing. Yet after skiing on double black diamond slopes in elementary school and tumbling down the moguls with no one else nearby, to me it feels like a breeze. I think I treat it a little too much like Mario Kart. Cue the parents hollering at me to slow down when the red li...

  • Summer Travels to Turkey Day: 2

    Summer Travels to Turkey Day: 2

    Uzma Rentia, Editor-in-Chief

    August 17, 2017

    Today in Istanbul, we visited the Spice Market and went on a boat ride on the Bosphorus Strait.

    The Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge is the tallest suspension bridge in the world, and also one of the widest.

James Arthur performs summer concert in Tysons Corner

James Arthur performs summer concert in Tysons Corner

Katherine Du, Editor-in-Chief

British singer-songwriter James Arthur performed at the Tysons Corner Plaza on June 22. The show, part of Tysons Corner Center’s Summer Concert Series, was emceed by 94.7 Fres...

June 24, 2017No Comments

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How your phone can get you ready to go back to school

Photo courtesy of 1033ampradio.cbslocal.com

Some teachers and parents find phones to be a distraction for students in school. However, they can also be extremely useful in getting students prepared and ready to ace the upcoming school year.

How your phone can get you ready to go back to school

Ankit Agrawal, Editor-in-Chief

August 20, 2017No Comments

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The student news site of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
The student news site of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology