A Project for Better Journalism chapter


You’re Not Alone

April 23, 2018 9:51pm | Jozlyn Morris

Everyday we walk the halls not know what’s going on around us. We never notice the nervous, the helpless, nor the depressed people that sit right next to us in class. We never know until something happens. Depression can make a person do harmful things […]

Why Hold Back Seniors for Attendance?

April 23, 2018 5:41pm | Shyanne S. Peters

A point has been made that if seniors have 10 absences, they will be unable to graduate. Why is this necessary? Are grades, test scores, projects, presentations, and essays not enough?¬† Why withhold a student from their future because of absences? We are human, no […]

Voting to Abolish School Uniform Takes Place April 23-27

April 20, 2018 6:54pm | Jaia Ledbetter

Starting on April 23-27 the vote not to have a school uniform policy will take place at CHFHS. ¬†First period teachers received a green survey for students and parents to sign. In SY 2015-2016 Charles Herbert High School adopted a uniform policy for all grade […]

College Exploration & College Fair

April 19, 2018 5:24pm | Tynece Roberts

On Thursday, April 26, 2018, from 6-8:30 p.m. at Northwestern High School there will be a college exploration and college fair. Parents & students can go hear college admissions advisors and facilitators discuss preparation for college life after high school. You can register at www1.pgcps.org/collegereadiness

Gun Ownership

April 14, 2018 2:27am | Ibrahim Abass

Earlier on CNN, two men were arguing and talking about how ownership of guns should be monitored and watched carefully by people. One was giving examples of incidents such as some school shooting and shootings happening in other areas. 90% of Americans think that ownership […]

TMCF Scholarships for HBCU Students

April 13, 2018 7:37pm | Taariq Pritchard

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) has several scholarship opportunities for students attending publicly-supported HBCUs. No matter what year you are in school, the major you are pursuing or if you are an undergraduate or graduate student, there should be something for you in the […]

Community Service-Learning Hours

April 12, 2018 5:06pm | Jonyce Bland

Do You Need Community Service-Learning Hours? Come Join the Greater Upper Marlboro CERT Team Clean Up the School House Pond! The Upper Marlboro Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will be hosting a Clean-Up of the School House Pond on Saturday April 21, 2018, from 8:00am […]

NHS Welcomes You

April 11, 2018 5:56pm | Alliah Johnson

The National Honors Society is a national organization that recognizes a student’s academic and humanitarian achievements. On top of grades, the National Honors Society recognizes those who display respectable character, leadership qualities, scholarship, and service. On April 12, 2018, the National Honors Society here at […]

Chipotle Fundraiser

April 11, 2018 2:32pm | Shaiyann Palmore, Donna Bussey

Do you love Chipotle and want to support the CHF Pom and Dance team ? Come out and show your team spirit by participating in their fundraiser. The fundraiser will be held on Tuesday, April 17th between 4pm and 8pm. The address to the Chipotle […]

Pom Tryouts !

April 11, 2018 2:02pm | Shaiyann Palmore, Donna Bussey

Do you like to dance ? Do you want to join an extracurricular activity ? If so come tryout for the CHF Pom and Dance team. The tryout dates are April 16th, 17th, and 18th. Tryouts will be held in the cafeteria. For high school […]