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Seal of Biliteracy award symbolizes dedication to mastering a language

Maryland is one of 36 states that offers the Biliteracy Seal to its students, allowing them to prove their proficiency in languages other than English. On Dec. 18th, WCHS administered the Biliteracy Seal Test.

By Aliki Dimitoglou, Advertising and Subscriptions Manager

January 18, 2020

There is one thing that sets certain WCHS students apart from the others: biliteracy. Some students can fluently write, speak and understand another language because it is either spoken at home or in the student’s environment in some way. One course of action for these students to gain the recognitio...

Odor invades World Languages hallway

Odor invades World Languages hallway

By Pablo Roa, Staff Writer

March 20, 2014

The foul odor that has plagued the World Language hallway has struck again, and according to students and staff, it is even more prominent than in years past. According to a 2010 Observer article, a 2009 inspection performed by Building Dynamics, LLC, a private consultant hired by the county, determined...

CHS to offer Russian

CHS to offer Russian

By Ana Faguy, Production Editor

February 11, 2014

This week, counselors came to students’ classes to talk about registering for next year’s courses. When students opened the class description booklets, they discovered a big surprise. CHS will be offering Russian 1 for the 2014-15 school year. The class will be open to students of all grade levels...

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