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Countable App Review

February 7, 2017

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With a newly inaugurated president that has extremely polarizing policies and a Congress that has an approval rating of 19 percent, according to the latest Gallup poll, (Jan. 4-8) it is more important than ever to know what i...

Rising Runner: Emily Knight

February 7, 2017

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Breaking school records and placing first in her events, sophomore Emily Knight has been gaining success throughout the indoor track season. Knight first began running during outdoor track season of her freshman year and has be...

Debate over the Common Core

January 24, 2017

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The Common Core has been Maryland's standard of education since 2010 when the National Governor's Association assembled a team to write standards for English and Language Arts and later Mathematics. Since then, the Common...

Signing Their Way Into Collegiate Level Sports

January 10, 2017

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November 9, 2016 changed the lives of 19 Severna Park Athletes. They officiated their commitments to colleges and signed their National Letters of Intent. With a single swipe of a pen, these students now have a locked in spot on th...

Halmi Hopes to be National Board Certified

January 10, 2017

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Mr. Halmi, a teacher at Severna Park High School, is applying to become a National Board Certified teacher.  As the Mathematics Department Chair, Halmi currently teaches AP Statistics and Honors Pre-Calculus, and runs the Math...

Shooting for the Stars

January 10, 2017

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When most students hear about internships, most might think of it as an unpaid job they look for in their senior year to get out early. For some it’s an experience to help find potential career interests or a strong resume builder....

Vocal Ensemble students travel to perform in Disney World

January 9, 2017

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‘Tis the season for holiday cheer, and for the Severna Park Vocal Ensemble that means spreading joy through song not just in the community but all the way in Orlando, Florida. For the third bi-annual trip, the 25 singin...

What is the Math Team… And is it really social suicide?

November 29, 2016

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Despite having approximately 40 members, 15 of which regularly participate in county wide math competitions, the math team is not the most well known club in SPHS. And despite what Mean Girls would have you believe, it probably i...

The HiHorsed Tour- Is it Worth it?

November 22, 2016

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Nov. 9th, marked the beginning of the highly anticipated HiHorsed Tour, featuring two Atlanta hip-hop superstars Young Thug & 21 Savage. Through eleven months, 2016 has been a big year for both 21 and Thugga’s careers, as Young Thug released...

Corgis gather in downtown Annapolis to strut in their costumes

November 20, 2016

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With costumes ranging from waffles to harry potter, corgis of all shapes and sizes lined up at Paws Pet Boutique then made their way down to the Maryland State House for a group picture then proceeded to the dock to meet other pup...

Forever Franchises: Why your favorite blockbusters may be poisoning cinema

November 16, 2016

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On Sept. 9, “Captain America: Civil War” was released on Blu-Ray and DVD, to the delight of many fans. Receiving praise from both fans and critics, “Civil War” was happily accepted as Captain America’s third solo movie...

More Break for Your Buck

November 16, 2016

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Severna Park students lucked out this year in multiple ways. Not only will they have a new school after the winter break, they will also get two to four extra days to sleep in. Moving from the old school will be the biggest transition...

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