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Students Discuss Prom Costs

Bessie Huang, Staff Writer

May 18, 2017

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A survey sent out to the students of Eleanor Roosevelt High School near the end of March revealed that out of 263 respondents, over half (142 students) are planning to go to this year’s prom. Most of their prom funds will be...

ERHS Students Exchange Culture with Japanese Sister School

Kyle del Villar, Video Manager

May 18, 2017

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The Japanese program at Eleanor Roosevelt High School for the past 10 years has had a tradition of hosting delegations of students from Japan, but this year, there was an interesting twist to this tradition. For this year's cult...

Board of Education Decides Against Cell Tower on ERHS Grounds

Nora Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 10, 2017

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In a letter sent Tuesday, May 10, from PGCPS Chief Executive Officer Kevin Maxwell to District 2 Board of Education Member Lupi Quinteros-Grady, Maxwell notified Grady that Milestone Communications has withdrawn its application...

Students’ Take on Student Protests

May 9, 2017

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In this political climate, many people who have previously never been involved in their local, state, or national governments are becoming increasingly involved in protests, talking to representatives, and sharing information....

Whitewashing: A Discussion of Asian Representation in Hollywood

May 8, 2017

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Recently, many critics and bloggers have become outspoken about the obscenely low rates of Asian actors and actresses being cast in both movies and TV shows, especially in lead roles. This is a real problem, with only 1 in 20...

Bryce Dubayah: PG County Athlete of the Month

Alia Parker, Sports Editor

May 8, 2017

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Eleanor Roosevelt High School senior Bryce Dubayah had been named Prince George’s County’s Athlete of the Month for the month of April. Dubayah is being recognized for his accomplishments both athletically, and academically...

Laptops On Stop

May 8, 2017

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The inappropriately named laptop ban, bans airplane passengers in eight Muslim-majority countries (Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, UAE) from bringing any electronic device larger than a cell phone...

May Edition Corrections

ERHS Raider Staff

May 8, 2017

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The following errors ran in the May 2017 edition of The Raider Review: On page 1, the "Don't Break Your Wallet" article teased with a doughnut picture is only published on the website, not in the paper. On page 2, the name...

PGCPS Facing Lawsuits

Nancy Vu, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2017

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In light of recent child abuse cases, policies implemented to keep students safe have resulted in unforeseen consequences: this school year, a total of 636 misconduct cases have resulted in a staff member being placed on administ...

In the Wake of AP Testing Debate, Still Questions About Head Start

Nora Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2017

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At the end of February, the PGCPS Board of Education passed a motion recommending that $500,000 be allocated to fund AP testing for the 2017-2018 school year. However, throughout and after the discussion of how much should be spent on ...

DMV Art Part 2

Jordan Barton, Arts & Entertainment

May 8, 2017

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Although the art shows are becoming less and less frequent DMV, artistry is in this area is still alive and well. These artists at Roosevelt have a few pieces they wanted to share. If you would like to do the same, submit your...

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