The Roar

Talk Derby to me

Olivia Miller, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015

Filed under Student Life

A hardworking Student Council Association full of couples, siblings and good friends is full of excitement for the school year of 2015-16. Working since May to come up with a homecoming theme, SCA never seems to get a break. “We get to school at six everyday, work until eight and then after school we work from four to six...

Loudoun County International Youth Summit

Loudoun County International Youth Summit

April 29, 2015

How amazing would it be to get to know about how others live in different part of this world, especially...

Ballin’ for a budget

Maddie Thompson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 23, 2015

Filed under Student Life

From the outside, volleyball is a seemingly simple sport. All one must do is get a pass, a set, and then spike the ball over the net. However, it is laced with complexities often not recognized at first glance to amateur players. Amateur, however, are the type of players who will be playing in the Varsity volleyball team’s...

H&R Block Budget Challenge Take Two

H&R Block Budget Challenge Take Two

April 13, 2015

Personal Finance classes are on a roll again! Second semester personal finance classes are participating...

What To Look Forward To In 2015

Zareen Emdad, Staff Writer

January 30, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Tayseer Hannan, Freshman “I’m looking forward to the summer because of the Euro Cup.” Grant Griffith, Freshman “I’m really looking forward to trying out for the baseball team at Potomac Falls and I’m going to try and get more involved in the school.” Lylia Belkhous, Freshman “I’m looking fo...

How to survive the last week of the quarter

Elizabeth O'Connell, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

Filed under Student Life

1. Get a minimum of six hours of sleep We all know it’s impossible to get the 8-10 hours of sleep recommended, especially during exam week. However, this will help tememdoulsy with your focus during the test and staying aware. 2. Review concepts before, during, and after class As repetition is the key for a lot of people,...

How To Have A Healthy Relationship With Your Phone

How To Have A Healthy Relationship With Your Phone

December 16, 2014

In this generation of technological advances, cell phones are the “it” item. Before cell phones there...

Common stress

Common stress

December 12, 2014

Many seniors claim to be victimized by “senioritis”, but not before they must fill out the applications...

Pfalls’ college commits

Pfalls’ college commits

December 12, 2014

For senior Justin Touve and junior Holly Carlton, committing to a college to do the thing they love is...

A New Look Spaghetti Dinner

James Kenney, Staff Writer

December 10, 2014

Filed under Student Life

The Senior Advisory Board (SAB) is known around the school for events such as hallway decorating and helping with the Panther Project. For one night, Senior Advisory Board members will become waiters, waitresses, hosts, and hostesses. On Thursday, Dec. 11, the Senior Class is putting on the annual Spaghetti Dinner. Although...

11 Things You Didn’t Know About PFHS

Zareen Emdad, Staff Writer

November 5, 2014

Filed under Student Life

1. The best way to get out of the parking lot is to wait 5 minutes after school and park in the lot farthest from the building.                                                            Fox giphy.com 2.There are currently 158 teachers who work at Potomac Falls. 3. There is no longer ...

Quiz: Which PFHS teacher would you be?

Neha Goswami

November 5, 2014

Filed under Student Life

What is your favorite holiday? Photo courtesy of www.lakesideprimary.co.uk A. Christmas B. Fourth of July C. Thanksgiving D. Halloween   What do you want to be when you grow up? Photo courtesy of internationaldreamjobs.com A. Inventor B. Product tester for a bicycle company C. Travel show host...

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