The Woodgrove Outlander

An empty Woodgrove hallway, lonely without students.

Students Choose Distance or Hybrid Learning for the Second Semester

Written by Rachel Schneeberg, Robbie Showers, and Mason Vacca January 13, 2021

As the school year moves closer towards the second semester, Woodgrove High School students and their parents were faced with the question: hybrid or distance learning? Hybrid learners will spend two days...

Woodgrove Students Enjoy the Holidays with Santa over the Years

Written by Gianna Costanza, Meghan Dunster, and Kayla Norsworthy January 13, 2021

Following Thanksgiving, the mall Santas take their thrones. He gets to hear about the toys all the kids want, and the moment is often captured in pictures that remind everyone of a simpler time. When...

Staying Connected During Distance Learning

Written by Aidan Leahy, Megan Murphy , Charley Piercy, and Kennedy Vacca November 5, 2020

Woodgrove students are adjusting to spending their school days online and only seeing their classmates through a screen. To adapt to this new learning environment, students from each grade have been making...

‘Safe2Talk’ App is Introduced to Help LCPS Students

‘Safe2Talk’ App is Introduced to Help LCPS Students

Written by David Hamady December 6, 2019

To promote school-related safety, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and LCPS have joined forces, creating the “Safe2Talk” app. This app allows students to anonymously report issues that...

Woodgrove High School Heads into Year Ten: Revisiting the History

Woodgrove High School Heads into Year Ten: Revisiting the History

Written by Logan Johnson June 6, 2019

It is the year of 1999-2000 school year. Students at Loudoun Valley High School shuffle through their one-way hallway trying desperately to make it to class on the other side of the building without running...

In the picture, sophomores Peyton Tarrant and Lindsay Bergman study for AP World History.

A Student Guide to Choosing AP or DE Classes

Written by Ainsleigh Shipp June 4, 2019

Taking classes and getting college credit for them seems like something that’s only reserved for college students, but that isn’t true. With Dual Enrollment classes becoming more popular in the county,...

Editorial: Effect of College Stress on Students' Mental Health

Editorial: Effect of College Stress on Students’ Mental Health

Written by Adeline Furlow and Brittany Nelson May 22, 2018

The decision of if and where a person attends college is one of the most important choices a person will make throughout their entire life. With everything else students are juggling during senior year,...

Frank Ricker and Matt Geier use technology for leisure as
well as work.

Technology: A Blessing or a Curse?

The Impact of Technology on Today’s Society
Written by Dominique Cruz, Adeline Furlow, and Chris Tuttle December 14, 2017

When Apple launched their new product in October 2017, the iPhone X, its initial supply sold out in a matter of minutes. The overwhelming desire to own the most technologically advanced smartphone reveals...

Mrs. Fernandez and her Mother in Lima Peru.

Students Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Written by Daniel Alvarez, Carrie Nichols, and Sarah Murtaugh November 3, 2017

With colorful celebrations and spicy foods, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15th to October 15th and recognize the history, culture, and contributions of Latino and Hispanic...

Loudoun County Public Schools Public Information Officer Wade Byard visited Woodgrove on October 2 to take headshots and a
group photo of all the seniors who were recognized at the banquet. Photo by Wade Byard.

Loudoun County Honors Top Students

Written by Sarah Snare December 14, 2016

Loudoun County Public Schools hosted the 34th annual Excellence in Education Banquet on December 4, 2016 at the National Conference Center to honor the highest achieving seniors of each high school. Invitations...

Forensics Duo of Douglasson and Ellerbeck Take State Title & Rank Runner Up at VHSL Film Festival

Forensics Duo of Douglasson and Ellerbeck Take State Title & Rank Runner Up at VHSL Film Festival

Written by Ella Erickson June 14, 2016

  Update: Out of 93 submitted films, Woodgrove seniors Dillon Douglasson and Wyatt Ellerbeck placed runner up at the VHSL Film Festival. Their film, 'the Best a Man Can Get,' was categorized as...

Affordable Summer Beach Vacation Destinations

Affordable Summer Beach Vacation Destinations

Written by Keagen Lanham June 9, 2016

Finding enough money to go on a nice beach can be tough.  Figuring what you’re going to do for the next two and a half months while school is out can be difficult as well.  There’s a solution to...

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