The Observer

PTA Reflections Winner

PTA Reflections Winner

By Emily Wang, Features Editor

May 15, 2016


Filed under Observations

Junior Alexandra Ballance’s dance piece "No Limits," placed second and received the Award of Excellence in the high school state division of the dance choreography category of the 2016 Let Your Imagination Fly-themed PTA Reflections contest. Ballance was awarded a certificate, a ribbon and $50 for her acc...

Sophmore wins Churchill’s Got Talent

Sophmore wins Churchill’s Got Talent

By Nicole Malament, Archive Manager

November 23, 2011


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Sophomore Adam Settlage won Churchill’s Got Talent Oct. 27 for singing “Keep Your Head Up.” “I was extremely surprised,” Settlage said. “When my name was called I couldn’t believe it. To win something like Churchill’s Got Talent is one of the biggest honors I have ever experienced.” Settlage...

Award of excellence in dance choreography winner

By Jenna Cantor Observations Editor

March 2, 2011


Filed under Observations

Congratulations to junior Samara Green for winning the Award of Excellence in Dance Choreography. Green choreographed her own dance for the “Together We Can” theme and will advance to states. Green has been dancing for six years with the Maryland Youth Ballet and currently dances at City Dance...

Award in Excellence in Literature Winner

By Luke Frentsos Photo Editor

March 2, 2011


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Congratulations to junior Brian Bontempo for winning an Award of Excellence in Literature. Bontempo has been writing short stories and poems since the third grade. He pulled his idea from a poem that he wrote a year earlier about how snowflakes relate to human's uniqueness and powerlessness. The poem...

Award of Excellence in Photography Winner

By Emma Crutchfield and Dana Youngentob Staff Writers and Dana Youngentob Public Relations

March 2, 2011


Filed under Observations

Congratulations to junior Santiago Noguera and freshman Cameron Heger for winning an Award of Excellence in Photography. Congratulations also to senior Hillary Tilles for winning honorable mention in the same challenge.All three contestants are now in the state contest for photography.

Award of Excellence in Musical Composition Winner

By Justin Rheingold News Editor

March 2, 2011


Filed under Observations

Congratulations to freshman Grace Hendricks for receiving the Award of Excellence in Musical Composition and to freshman Omid Barr for receiving an Honorable Mention. Both students composed and recorded original musical pieces.

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