The Talon

Toiletries Collection for Spanish Honor Society

April 18, 2018

Members of NSHS are required to bring toiletries to room 106 before or to the next meeting on April 17. Examples of acceptable items include, but are not limited to toothbrushes, deodorant, and soap.

Class Office Elections

Ava Alferez, Reporter

April 16, 2018

For anyone interested in running for junior class office, senior class office, or SCA, there will be a meeting explaining all the information needed this Thursday, the 19th, in room 207.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Keenan or Mrs. Barber.

Money Saving Tips for Prom

Money Saving Tips for Prom

Gaby Christian, Photography Editor

April 16, 2018

Marching Band Spring Trip!

Ava Alferez, Reporter

April 16, 2018

This year, marching band will be going on their spring trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. They will leave on Wednesday night, the 18th, and arrive back Sunday morning on the 22nd. On their trip, they will compete in the Smokey Mountain Music Festival (for more information click here), go to Dollywood, and hike the ...

March for Science

March for Science

Teresa Eastman, Reporter

April 12, 2018

From Washington D.C. to Durban, South Africa, on April 14, 2018, science supporters are coming together to march for science. The March for Science aims to motivate science advocates all over the world to create palpable change and urge public officials to enact policies that helps all communities. In 2017, more th...

Stars in Science and Stem Showcase

Kayliah Hunt-Kendrix, Reporter

April 12, 2018

On April 12, 6:00-8:00 pm, H.H Poole Middle School will be hosting the The 8th Annual Stafford County Public Schools Stars in Science and Stem Showcase. The showcase will celebrate the students who did an outstanding job at this year's Piedmont Regional Science Fair. The event will honor partic...

Futbol For Finn

Jack Adams, Reporter

April 12, 2018

This Friday, boy's and girl's soccer will take on Mountain View at home 5pm and 7pm. This varsity double header has taken on the event "Futbol For Finn." The Kolbe Fund and the two schools come together in charity for this cause. The event will be free and will feature the cheer team, gam...

World View: Model UN Expands Students’ Horizons

World View: Model UN Expands Students’ Horizons

Connor Merk, Reporter

April 12, 2018

The Model United Nations club's main purpose is to prepare and attend conferences throughout the year. At these conferences, attendees are given worldly topics and work together to find solutions. Catherine Cata ('18) and Erin McCluskey ('19) have leadership roles in this organization, and describe their...

Makayla Rillamas Wins Fredericksburg Optimist Club Student of the Month

Grace Mamon, Managing Editor

April 12, 2018

Makayla Rillamas ('18) and the other February Students of the Month were featured in the Free Lance Star this week for their accomplishments. The Fredericksburg Optimist Club nominated Rillamas, along with other exemplary students in the country, for her academic and extracurricular achievements...

Young Republicans Soak Up DC

Young Republicans Soak Up DC

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 10, 2018

The Young Republicans took a trip to Washington D.C. over Spring Break to visit some of the nation's most famous historical landmarks on, and around, the Mall. They started the day by walking to the White House to take pictures.   Next, they went on over to the Washington Monument and follo...

DARE Program Fundraiser at Family Pizzeria Rescheduled

Connor Merk, Reporter

April 10, 2018

The DARE Pizza Night at Family Pizzeria has been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 17. The event begins at 4 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m. $4 of each sale will be donated to the Stafford County DARE Program. The Pizzeria is located at 1924 Jefferson Davis Highway, Stafford, Virginia 22554   ...

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