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The Purple Tide

Behind the Lens: Meet Chantilly’s student photographers

December 11, 2015

Filed under News, Sports

Jaebin Cha While visiting Seoul, South Korea, in May 2014, senior Jaebin Cha noticed a man taking photos of an ordinary street. Cha was fascinated by the foreigner and why he wanted to take a photo of a market street. When...

Girls’ soccer and field hockey teams put together annual haunted house

Alida D'Souza and Lexie Buswell

December 8, 2015

Filed under News

The faint sound of screams pierced the air as children were chased by a group of people dressed up as scary creatures with chainsaws. The Haunted House was packed with thrills for people of all ages. Those who attended the event, ...

Everybody Likes Joe

Everybody Likes Joe

September 22, 2015

Fairfax County outlaws discrimination against transgender students and faculty members

Tina Nguyen and Alina Besalel

June 5, 2015

Filed under News

In March, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring announced that local school boards have the authority to include protections for gender identity in their non-discrimination policies. This decision was made under the precedent...


Hallie O'Rourke, Assistant Academics Editor

June 4, 2015

Filed under News

During the various snowstorms this past winter, students from all over the county advocated #closeFCPS on Twitter and other social media sites. This hashtag trended worldwide only months ago, but another FCPS hashtag, #saveFCPS,...

FCPS debates Grading System Change

June 3, 2015

Filed under Academics, News

From the moment a student enters high school until the time they throw their caps in the air at graduation, one of the biggest concerns among students is their grades. Many students work hard in order to obtain high grades and...

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