For Love of Children (FLOC), a nonprofit that provides educational support services to help students succeed, started in the height of the Civil Rights movement in 1965.  At its annual breakfast fundraiser last week at the Marriott Wardman Park,...
Lafayette Elementary School Spring has sprung! It’s in the air, and the Lafayette fourth- and fifth-graders were ready to dance on Friday, May 5, when the student council hosted Hollywood, The Red Carpet. The theme of the spring dance was...
British International School of Washington The first week back from half term break has been a busy one, with students recovering from jetlag after the Tanzania trip, returning from the ski trip or finishing off their mock International General Certificate...
Keith Knipling — a Naval Research Laboratory scientist and ultra-marathon enthusiast who serves as president of the Virginia Happy Trails Running Club — openly admits that 100-mile races “can suck.” But the source of his motivation is simple, he...
St. Albans School will feature five festively decorated houses in the Spring Valley neighborhood as part of its 35th annual Christmas House Tour on Dec. 1 and 2. Tour hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and 10...
After a string of school shootings in D.C. in 2000, Hawah Kasat co-founded a local non-profit that could break the cycle of violence and build compassionate, healthy communities through the transformative power of music, arts, and peace education.  Eight...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Sage! This sweet senior came to the Humane Rescue Alliance scared and shutdown—unsure of her new surroundings. In just one month, she’s already made incredible progress and is ready to find...
British International School of Washington On Sept. 25, our school welcomed representatives from the Real World Challenge, an elite STEM competition that includes young adults from all around the world. The representatives explained how the competition consists of three levels —...
By: Olivia Berman, sixth-grader In the wake of the fatal Parkland school shooting, Sheridan School students felt the need to make their voices heard. They wanted to create change, but how? The answer: The Sheridan Young Activists group. This club is...
By the Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Rumple! This little guy came to the Humane Rescue Alliance looking more like a sheep than a dog, as his coat had become completely overgrown and matted prior to his arrival. After an extended grooming...

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