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  • Remembering Mrs. Hickenbotham

    Remembering Mrs. Hickenbotham

    Emily Boland, Managing Editor

    Pam Hickenbotham was officially known as the subschool secretary for the class of 2018, but for those who knew her, she was so much more. She was affectionately referred to as Mama H by her students, and was an inspiration to them as she fought against cancer. A few months ago, she promised to be at...

  • Gearing up for a New Governor

    Gearing up for a New Governor

    Amelia Gulding, Editor in Chief

    Even though November 7th is five months away and within an off-year election, Virginia will be gearing up to begin the electoral process of voting for a new governor on Tuesday, June 13th. The race technically started back at the end of 2015 when Republican candidate Ed Gillespie announced that he...

  • Anti-Abortion Protesters Near Robinson Campus

    Anti-Abortion Protesters Near Robinson Campus

    Leslie Davis, Editor-in-Chief

    After demonstrating at Marshall, West Springfield, Hayfield, and Lee high schools, protesters from the DC Area Anti-Abortion Advocacy have set up station near Robinson school grounds. Since the group has used graphic images of bloodied, aborted fetuses to speak on the topic of abortion, Principal Matt...

  • ADD & ADHD in the Classroom

    ADD & ADHD in the Classroom

    Sam Davis, News Editor

    There is a common misconception that Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is just an excuse for not paying attention. However, according to the CDC, around 6.4 million children suffer from ADD/ADHD. The main place this disorder affects children is in the clas...

Prom? No Promblem!

Ishita Sharma, Guest Writer

For Robinson seniors, the culmination of the fourth quarter is a greatly awaited time period because it brings along with it celebratory festivities for the students’ high school accomplishments.This can be an extremely eventful time period. Along wit...

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Alien: Covenant is Out of This World

Alien: Covenant is Out of This World

Simultaneously a seminal film in both the horror and sci-fi genres, Ridley Scott...

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English Teacher Mary O’Shea Retires

Cathleen Ridder, Staff Writer

As this school year comes to a close, some teachers have decided that it is time for them to move on from Robinson. One of those teachers is Mary O’Shea who after 18 years...

June 21, 2017

A Conversation with Eddie Sheku

June 15, 2017

College & Career Center

May 18, 2017

3 Questions With Drew Rummel

February 24, 2017

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Free from School, but No Free Lunches

Khadeejat Lawal, Staff Writer

Free and reduced-priced lunches are something most school districts offer to students in need. Approximately 28% of FCPS students qualify for the free...

June 16, 2017

  • Trump Protests
  • Letter to the Editor: Less Homework Won’t Help Students Get More Sleep
  • The Beginning of “MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN”

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Another Busy Week for Robinson Sports: Key Events for This Week and Beyond

An action-packed week of athletic events is slated to take place as Robinson spring sports head towards the end of the season. On Monday, May 8, fi...

  • Caps v. Pens Rivalry
  • Spring into May: Key Sports Events for This Week and Beyond
  • 3 Questions With Reid Scarborough
Bravely Speaking to the Robinson Community
Bravely Speaking to the Robinson Community