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The Revolution

Leading the Charge

Junior Naquel Perry speaks at Governor Ralph Northam's press conference on Tuesday, June 2.
Perry Makes Statement at Governor's Press Conference
June 5, 2020

Like many high school students during quarantine,  junior Naquel Perry’s sleep schedule is “awful.” After going to bed at 4 a.m. on the morning of June 2,  he was woken up at 11 a.m. by a call...

Six Steps for Keeping Coronavirus at Bay

Six Steps for Keeping Coronavirus at Bay
March 12, 2020

From coronavirus to the common cold, sicknesses are in full swing this season. Both students and teachers should know to take steps to prevent becoming sick, be able to determine the severity of your...

Coronavirus Disease Outbreak

This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. The spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus impart the look of a corona when viewed electron microscopically. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
March 12, 2020

The coronavirus has infected many worldwide, causing a lot of panic and cancellation of events, from in-person classes at universities to international sports games. Hundreds of people are sick and dozens...

Patriot Period Changes

What do students think of the cafeteria and gym being off-limits during Patriot Period in second semester?
January 31, 2020

Former Ambassador and Terrorist Attack Survivor to Visit AHS

Former Ambassador and Terrorist Attack Survivor to Visit AHS
March 18, 2019

A former U.S. Ambassador who survived a terrorist attack to her embassy is speaking at AHS on Friday. Prudence Bushnell was the U.S. Ambassador to Kenya when Al-Qaeda attacked the embassy in 1998....

Opening of the New Skate Park

Opening of the New Skate Park
March 8, 2019

The new Charlottesville Skate Park opened this past Saturday, March 2.The park is complete with three separate areas with varying degree of difficulties, including a section for beginners, an intermediate...

Working Together: A Brief Look Inside the Peer Tutoring Center

Working Together: A Brief Look Inside the Peer Tutoring Center
February 13, 2019

While it started out as a writing center, the Peer Tutoring Center has evolved into a fully-fledged program with over a hundred members. The Peer Tutoring Center, located in room 88, is a place to...

Scooter Start-Ups

Scooter Start-Ups
A wave of Silicon Valley companies are riding into the area with plans to disrupt the local transportation scene.
January 28, 2019

If you’ve been driving around downtown as of late, you may have noticed a smattering of green scooters and bikes on sidewalks. Stick around long enough, and you’ll probably spot someone zipping around...

Patriot Period Activities for Jan 28 – Feb 1

January 28, 2019

Tuesday Trashketball: a fun spin off of regular basketball, but played with a paper ball. Look up Houck, Lauren E 123. Wednesday Culinary Arts Discussion: Chef Poindexter is hosting a session...

Midterm Election 2018

Where do the candidates stand on issues that are important to you? 
November 6, 2018

U.S. Senate Race Tim Kaine Party Democrat Republican Funding $21.7 million $2 million Previous Experience in Politics VA Governor 2006-2010 DNC Chair 2009-2011 VA...

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