Several Generals learned this past weekend that their hard work is paying off. Congratulations are in order for: Thomas Bolles, Director/Editor Ethan Spitalney, Original Score Writer Angel Dominguez, Cinematographer Their film,Time Troubles: Termination was selected as an Official Entry at the 5th Annual VHSL Film Festival to be held in Charlottesville, VA, on June 2nd. This is […]
Rubber ducks were first patented as floating rubber toys in the mid-twentieth century by sculptor Peter Ganine, thereafter becoming an iconic children’s bath toy and inspiring Ernie’s signature song on Sesame Street. Write a short story that revolves around the re-emergence of a long-lost childhood toy. What does this discovery bring to the surface for […]
On Saturday, April 21st, the Arlington High School Latin Certamen team placed first in the Advanced Open category at the State Finals Certamen in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Team members consisted of three freshman; Luella Wallander (Washington-Lee), Jack Purple (Yorktown), and Caroline Coleman (Yorktown).
Is it possible to tell a story about getting better that is as compelling as a story of falling apart? Write a personal essay on a topic or event in your life related to dysfunction or a low point in which you experienced a recovery. Submit your pieces to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the past fifteen years or so, dozens of lighthouses no longer needed by the United States Coast Guard have been auctioned off to the public. Buyers have found a variety of new uses for their lighthouses, such as converting them into hotels or vacation homes, or even a concert venue. Write a short story […]
Congratulations to the following students for being accepted to represent W-L in the prestigious Foreign Languages Governor’s Academies this summer. The World Languages department is extremely proud of their achievement: French: Marina George, Alexandra Burnham (Alternate) Spanish: Charlotte Howard (Alternate) Latin: Karuna Sinha, Julia Billera
Washington – Lee High School Music Department took home several distinctions at the Myrtle Beach Music Competition held annually in Myrtle Beach, SC. Congratulations are in order for: Symphonic Band – 1st Place Superior Jazz Band – 1st Place Superior Concert Band – 1st Place Superior Chamber Orchestra – 1st Place Superior Concert Orchestra – 1st Place Superior Chamber […]