The Roar

The Student-Directed One-Act Festival

Dana Altarace, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Student Life

  A hush descends over the crowd as the spotlights flicker on, focused on the center stage. The red curtains swish open to reveal what the drama students have been perfecting for months- the Student Directed plays.   This scenario is what’s planned for the One Act performances that will be shown tonight and tomorrow...

Potomac Falls Just Wants to Have Fun

Trinity Green, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Q & A with SCA Vice President Jack Taylor Q: Why change the Snowcoming dance? A:“[Student Council Association] knew it wasn't working, so we wanted to shake it up because we don't want to keep using a broken machine. It’s [the spring fling] at least trying to give people a different experience than what they h...

The Harvard Debate

The Harvard Debate

March 1, 2017

   On Feb. 18, six members of the Potomac Falls Debate Club took a plane to Cambridge, Massachusetts to...

Standing Together

Standing Together

February 21, 2017

 In a response to the current presidential agenda, including a recent ban on traveling from certain p...

Solid Advice from the Sophomore Soft Talk

Solid Advice from the Sophomore Soft Talk

February 8, 2017

With the first semester coming to a close, measures are being taken to prepare this year’s sophomores...

Settling the Score

Kyra Breslow, Managing Editor

February 7, 2017

Filed under Student Life

  Every year the students and faculty face off on the court to settle the score once and for all, that is until the next year. The teachers are on a winning streak, but this could be the game in which the students come out on top. “I want to show up all the teachers, and I want them to know that the students are better t...

Pathetic Panthers

Olivia Miller, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 31, 2017

Filed under Student Life

  Compared to previous school years, senior participation has never been so low. Whether it is attendance at a pep rally, sporting events, a school play or after school activities, the involvement of the class of 2017 is rapidly decreasing. Many of the students believe that these events are “lame” or no longer exciting.  ...

New Year, New Leadership

January 17, 2017

  Despite being halfway through the school year, Dr. Elizabeth Noto will be leaving Potomac Falls o...

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-25)

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-25)

November 22, 2016

Coming off of a dominant second round performance against Albemarle, the Panthers are heating up at the...

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-18)

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-18)

November 18, 2016

As we enter the second round of the playoffs following a win against Orange County, the Panthers look more...

Applying to Colleges In-state

Applying to Colleges In-state

November 14, 2016

With the new year only two months away, seniors are in crunch-time. Colleges across the country have applica...

Playing for Autism

Playing for Autism

November 2, 2016

  In order to raise money and awareness for a very meaningful cause, Autism Speaks, seniors Gabriell...

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