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The Alexander Technique

The Alexander Technique

October 19, 2018


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Newbery Award-winning author Kwame Alexander spoke to a packed auditorium on Oct.5 as part of his tour for his new novel, Swing.

Senior Duo Wins National Robotics Competition

Senior Duo Wins National Robotics Competition

Katie Sue Campbell, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Video

While most of us were lounging by the pool this summer, seniors Henry Forsyth and Jesse Du were coding a robot that can write the alphabet. Forsyth and Du entered Wonder workshops “Summer ABC challenge” competition, and won. Wonder Workshop is a company that designs robots for kids. Their goal ...

Author Kwame Alexander to Visit Friday

Author Kwame Alexander to Visit Friday

Danny Park, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018


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Kwame Alexander, best selling American author and winner of the John Newbery Medal, will be visiting Albemarle High School this Friday, Oct. 5 during C block. “He is essentially a celebrity of the literary world,” librarian Erica Thorsen said. As a speaker and an educator as well as an auth...

Oh the places you’ll go…

June 6, 2018


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A Abdullah, Amenah           PVCC Abplanalp, Nick   GMU Aju, Beniam         JMU / Working at Whole Foods Al Kaisi, Fahad                Radford Allen, KaySean               Ferrum College Alsahrawi, Ali      GMU Alston, Landon ...

Can’t make tonight’s game?

Can’t make tonight’s game?

Miles Waterbury, Staff Reporter

January 12, 2018


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WPAT News is live-streaming a commentary on the Albemarle vs Charlottesville High School basketball game tonight. Seniors Jonathan Danilich, Jake Elliott, and Grayson Heflin will be commentating. “It’s something that’s never been done before,” Danilich said. “The idea was always there but t...

College Week Offers Opportunities for Help, Exploration

Rebecca Giesecke, Revolution Correspondent

November 13, 2017


Filed under News, Schools

Albemarle High School is hosting a College Week from Nov. 13-17, providing workshops, information sessions, and chances to meet with representatives from a variety of colleges from and around Virginia. This will be the fourth college week AHS has conducted and is open to all grade levels throughout...

Meet the Candidates for the Rio District School Board Seat

Meet the Candidates for the Rio District School Board Seat

Jesse Case and Jake Elliott

November 6, 2017


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With four-term School Board member Pam Moynihan not running for reelection, the race for the Rio District seat on the Albemarle County School Board has become one of the most competitive. Candidates Mary McIntyre and Katrina Callsen took time to speak with The Revolution about their background and what...

Albemarle Will Celebrate Diversity With Cultural Fair

Maddy White, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2017


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This Wednesday and Thursday in the Breezeway at CHAT, the language department is hosting a cultural fair for all of the students to experience a wide variety of cultures. “We would really like for everyone, not just students taking a language, but the whole school, to come have fun and, experie...

Spirit Week: What’s Going Down

Spirit Week: What’s Going Down

Olivia Hall, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2017


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Monday, Oct. 9: Class Color Day Freshman: Blue Sophomores: White Juniors: Red Seniors: Black Follow @AHSSpiritWars to find out when your class will be taking a picture on the breezeway. Retweet Competition till 4:30 Students of each class will be given a tweet that they must retweet as many times as possible. Tuesday, Oct. 10...

What Even is Forensics: A Quick Guide

What Even is Forensics: A Quick Guide

Jesse Case, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 24, 2017


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One of the greatest mysteries of Albemarle, aside from the pool on the roof, is our forensics team. A student will rarely know what forensics is, despite how successful the AHS team has been in the past. Most often when asked what forensics is, most will just shrug or give a vague guess like, ...

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