David Thompson works at Wilson High School, but he does more than teach. Along with being an instructional educator for high school teachers in the D.C. area, Thompson also coaches both softball and robotics at Wilson. Thompson — himself a...
By JASON WILLIAMS Current Correspondent The traveling Harlem Fine Arts Show will stop in D.C. from Thursday through Sunday to showcase nearly 80 artists’ galleries over a four-day event. Launched in 2009, the Harlem Fine Arts Show aims to inspire, display...
Blessed Sacrament School I am writing to share a summer activity that many in our area may enjoy if you like having fun. Like many of my classmates, I am in our school’s children’s choir. Along with learning and performing...
By JASON WILLIAMS The tall bronze figures that puncture the quiet upper Northwest neighborhood of Shepherd Park signal that this space is much more than a residence. As you pull up to the Zenith Gallery, you are greeted by one...
Alice Deal Middle School was rocking last weekend, as the seventh and eighth grade drama club delivered a standout performance of Disney’s “High School Musical.” Over the course of four shows, which ran from April 19 through 21, more than 100 students...
Blessed Sacrament School On April 13, Blessed Sacrament had a middle school dance and invited five other middle schools to join. It went from 7:30 to 10 p.m., so everyone was tired afterwards. It started off like every other school dance,...
Alice Deal Middle School On April 4, eighth graders attending Alice Deal Middle School’s art class visited the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. I was one of these students. Analyzing specific themes in each portrait, we looked at the facial expressions...
British International School On March 23, Year 11 and 12 students from the British International School went to a Brady campaign event in downtown D.C. at the Senate Hart building. The Brady campaign is a long-standing gun control group that seeks...
British International School of Washington British International School of Washington (BISW) students aim to be actively involved in local, national and global issues. Whether it is participating in the World Children’s Day at the United Nations headquarters in New York...
Meet Tortellini! Tortellini is a sweet 3-year-old who is ready for a lucky break. Surrendered by her owner, Tortellini came to HRA pregnant, underweight and a bit shy. A nutrition program was prescribed and she has gained some of her weight...

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