Wall of Fame

Wall of Fame

Leeannah McNew, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under School News, Showcase

When you walked into school the Friday morning of the pep rally, you might have seen something unexpected in the first floor hallway. Lights, posters, streamers, balloons, glitter, and beads hung from the walls and ceiling in celebration of homecoming. Decorating the hallways was a new edition to...

The Marching Generals Family

The Marching Generals Family

October 18, 2016


Filed under School News

On Saturdays, Towson High School students and families cheer on their football team and are treated to some tunes by the Towson Marching Generals. The marching band provides familiar game-day music along with an entertaining halftime performance. They receive rave reviews, as junior Nick Testoni expresses:...

The New Grading Policy

September 30, 2016


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In 2014,  Baltimore County Public Schools established a “Grading and Reporting Committee” comprised of teachers and parents in order to revise Policy 5210 (Factors involved in Student Evaluation). The goal of the Grading and Reporting committee was to revise existing policy to reflect successful...

Colophon Celebrates 50 years of writing with the Golden Edition

Colophon Celebrates 50 years of writing with the Golden Edition

Jafira Johnson, editor

September 26, 2016


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By definition, a “colophon” is described as a publisher’s emblem or a statement that includes a book’s publication information. However, the word colophon has an entirely different meaning to students at Towson High School. Colophon represents an unparalleled literary art magazine that has...

Cooler Chat: Tremendous New Trend Taking Over Towson High School

Cooler Chat: Tremendous New Trend Taking Over Towson High School

Nicholas Wynn

September 9, 2016


Filed under School News

Monday morning, 9:22am. You walk out of first period math class feeling half awake and overcome by a lesson you did not fully understand. Things are looking glum. You notice that your parched lips need to be remedied. You see in the vague distance a… a water cooler? A water cooler. “I haven’...

Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse

Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse

Savanah Cockerille

April 20, 2016


Filed under School News, Showcase

Last Tuesday the girls’ varsity lacrosse team played a hard and exiting game against the Hereford Bulls. Every ear for the past century, they have fought back and forth for county, regional, and state titles. Usually, Towson is the underdog. Now after 4 years and six games against the Bulls, Towson...

Best Buddies Mural

Best Buddies Mural

Anne Saba

March 18, 2016


Filed under School News, Showcase

Did you notice the colorful new picture decorating the wall of one of the staircases here at Towson? With a rainbow of handprints and an eye-popping painting, the Best Buddies mural makes both an ornamental and communal impact on Towson High School. Best Buddies is an international nonprofit organization...

The Word!

Savannah Cockerille

March 15, 2016


Filed under School News

Towson has a wide variety of clubs and teams, so whether you enjoy hands-on activities, helping others, or writing, Towson has a club for you. The Word is a club exclusively for young writers. The writers meet every Wednesday in room 308 right after school for about forty-five minutes to an hour....

Senior Talent Show 2016

Senior Talent Show 2016

Anne Saba

March 10, 2016


Filed under School News

Beat-boxing, slightly corny jokes, and a surprising stage set-up were just a few of the highlights from the senior class of 2016 talent show. On a night storming with both heavy rain and frequent lightning, the Towson High auditorium was a cheerful contrast to the otherwise gloomy atmosphere. The...

Baltimore County Musical Season

Baltimore County Musical Season

Ciara Donegan

March 10, 2016


Filed under School News, Showcase

You all know by now that the Towson High School theatre department is performing High School Musical this spring, but have you ever wondered what the other Baltimore County high school musicals are? With the musical season coming up, this spring is the perfect time to see some and find out! If you’re...

Blood Drive is a Success!

Nick Wynn and Finn Martel

March 1, 2016


Filed under School News

This year’s blood drive was a hit! A generous part of the student body flocked to the gymnasium to offer their blood. Even those students who scarcely find themselves attending school wouldn’t have missed this opportunity for 3 maracas and a mimosa (it’s quite a popular South American cinema saying,...

Towson Remembers Beloved Theatre Teacher

Anne Saba

February 23, 2016


Filed under School News

From The Sound of Music to It’s a Wonderful Life, the auditorium of Towson High School has been filled with memories of stunning performances complete with musical triumphs and poignant acting. And while theatrical productions involve a multitude of students and teachers, one man has been a key factor...

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