The Purple Tide

“Into the wild blue yonder”
Chantilly Model UN hosts 14th annual conference

February 19, 2019

From renting a U-Haul minivan at the last-minute to making the spur of the moment...

Racing to GDQ: speedrunning marathon in Northern Virginia

January 28, 2019

Twice a year, people who are passionate about video games come together and...

Migrant caravan sparks debate among students and across nation

January 9, 2019

The highly controversial migrant caravan from Central America has received widespread...

Wave of reform: oceanography students lead school recycling effort

January 7, 2019

Last year, science teacher Michele Gates’ oceanography classes drew awareness...

Teachers bond in and out of the classroom
False applications highlight loopholes in admissions

February 26, 2019

After years of hard work, a promising high school student receives her...

December 21, 2018

Last month, five photography students, two of whom graduated in the previous...

Personal column: How I have dealt with dysthymia
Teaching methods should accommodate learning styles

February 27, 2019

Different types of learners exist all over the world, and they often benefit...

Voice of justice?

November 30, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh’s impassioned shouts echoed throughout the courtroom...

Staff editorial: Tardy tables

October 18, 2018

Recently, the school has implemented the tardy table policy, a measure...

More extracurriculars should be gender neutral

October 17, 2018

The school provides a wide array of opportunities for students to participate...

Chargers get into the March Madness spirit
Chargers ice hockey heats up the season

February 8, 2019

Despite the record-breaking cold weather this winter, the Chantilly ice...

January 11, 2019

The excitement of making memories while doing what one loves is almost...

January 11, 2019

Girls’ sports dominated the competition this fall, with all four teams,...

Students celebrate holidays away from home

January 7, 2019

Whether it be Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa, Chargers have celebrated...

Every step counts

November 30, 2018

The cheering crowd takes off, knowing every step is promoting a brighter...

Unique Thanksgiving traditions bring families closer

November 30, 2018

Many think Thanksgiving is based solely around delicious foods and sweet...