The Rampage

New Year’s Resolutions: the Good, the Bad, and the Non-Existent

New Year’s Resolutions: the Good, the Bad, and the Non-Existent

Molly Clemens, Editor

February 5, 2020

From losing weight to hitting the gym, eating healthy to staying hydrated, and bettering our grades to reducing our procrastination, it feels like everyone we know pledged to better themselves in the new year. But by the end of January, 80% of us abandon our New Year’s resolutions. We’re often left...

Capitalism is Ruining Our Mental Health

Capitalism is Ruining Our Mental Health

Molly Clemens, Editor

February 5, 2020

There's been a new revelation about capitalism. In an every-man-for-himself system where people's value is seemingly determined by the amount of money they make, mental health is not a priority. In fact, in order to survive in the system, many compromise their mental wellbeing. Senior Rachel Gerstenberger...

Tik Tok Interview with Mrs.Shamet

Tik Tok Interview with Mrs.Shamet

Shelby Morgan and Simone Dollar, staff

February 5, 2020

Simone and Shelby interviewed one of the coolest and trendiest teachers at our school. That's right, they interviewed biology teacher Mrs. Shamet and asked her some intriguing questions that they are sure you were all wondering the answer to. What made you decide you wanted to be a teacher? "Well, I started in und...

Interviewing the Most Interesting Teacher

Interviewing the Most Interesting Teacher

Zainab Mulla, Editor in Chief

January 22, 2020

Ms. Dershimer, the AP Art History and Humanities teacher, is very welcoming and has many intriguing stories of her travels all over the world. She has been teaching at this school for a very long time. She has made a very big contribution to the school with Art Appreciation Club and taking students on...

Tik Tok Interview with Mr. Davis

Tik Tok Interview with Mr. Davis

Shelby Morgan and Simone Dollar, staff

December 4, 2019

Simone and Shelby got an exclusive interview with the most amazing physics teacher. Can you guess who? That's right it's the one, the only, the Luther Davis. We asked him some questions, and his answers are quite impeccable. You're welcome. What is your favorite topic to teach? "So I do teach three...

Tea Time with Molly: We Need Comprehensive Sex Ed in SCPS

Tea Time with Molly: We Need Comprehensive Sex Ed in SCPS

Molly Clemmons, Editor

November 22, 2019

Molly discusses the benefits of comprehensive sex ed in high school and interviews senior Rachel Gerstenberger on her thoughts.

We Want YOU for the Draft!

We Want YOU for the Draft!

Molly Clemens, Editor

November 13, 2019

Uncle Sam’s request is no longer just that--a request. Though the United States army moved to a purely volunteer basis by 1973, the Selective Service Act still remains in place as a contingency plan. When signing up for a driver’s license, ID, or registering to vote, all male citizens passively reg...

A Woman President After Trump?

A Woman President After Trump?

JJ Holmes, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Presidential female candidates: Elizabeth Warren is a senator from Massachusetts. She was a teacher. She has a plan for everything. Kamala Harris is the only black woman running for president. She is a lawyer and senator from California. Her parents were both immigrants to go to college. A...

TikTok Interview With THE Kelly Lerza

Simone Dollar and Shelby Morgan, Staff

November 8, 2019

Simone and I woke up EXTRA early so that we could film this incredible Tik Tok with THE Kelly Lerza and then ask her some great questions so that we could enlighten you all with some interesting facts about one of the coolest teachers. What made you decide to tech AP Human Geography? "I was asked to tea...

Tik Tok interview with academic legend Molly Clemens

Tik Tok interview with academic legend Molly Clemens

Shelby Morgan and Simone Dollar, staff

October 30, 2019

Shelby and Simone make an amazing Tik Tok with debate legend and AP scholar Molly Clemens (junior). We also asked her a few questions about what its like to be an actual genius. How many AP classes do you currently take, and which ones? How much time do spend doing work outside of class? "I take six AP clas...