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Fairfax Countys Best Parks to Visit on Spring Break

Fairfax County’s Best Parks to Visit on Spring Break

Reagan Dempster, Editor in Chief March 31, 2022

Looking for something to do on a spring day to enjoy the nice weather? Fairfax County is lucky to have many beautiful and fun parks in the Woodson area. Many of them have unique aspects that cannot be...

Senioritis Medical Report

Senioritis Medical Report

Cavan Griffin , Staff Writer March 31, 2022

Students are required to do four years of high school to get their advanced or regular diploma. Though time may feel different to different people, seniors are feeling the weight of high school on their...

Black History Month 2022: Celebrating Health and Wellness

Black History Month 2022: Celebrating Health and Wellness

Kara Lynch, News Editor February 28, 2022

Midwife Mary Francis Hill Coley was able to deliver over 3,000 babies. This year the 2022 Black History month theme is celebrating people of color like her. Black History month, February, has encouraged...

What’s In My Bag? Woodson Students Reveal the Interesting Things they Bring to School

What’s In My Bag? Woodson Students Reveal the Interesting Things they Bring to School

Adia Elcock, Staff Writer February 28, 2022

When packing a bag for school, most students go for the basics: notebooks, binders, a pencil case, and maybe a lunch box. For others, “the basics” include things most people would consider “odd”...

Lunar New Year-Year of The Tiger

Lunar New Year-Year of The Tiger

Jessica Lin , Staffwriter February 28, 2022

What is the Lunar New Year? Before the invention of the solar calendar that runs on 356 days a year, many East-Asian countries kept track of time by counting the monthly cycle of  the moon. New years...

Businesses to Support During Black History Month

Lecya Santiago, Opinion Editor February 28, 2022

February is considered the one month a year where heritage and awareness surrounding black people becomes front and center for the world to see. The time to emphasize the importance of injustices within...

MLK Day

MLK Day

Reagan Dempster , chief editor January 31, 2022

     Woodson students roll out of bed at 10 a.m. on Monday morning.  Running to check their phone, getting ready for a day full of relaxation with their friends. In elementary school students watch...

February Protests in D.C. and How to Get Involved

February Protests in D.C. and How to Get Involved

Caleb Faulkerson, Cav Culture Editor January 31, 2022

In America, it seems that no year is complete without at least a handful of marches. Since before the official founding of our nation, American denizens have taken and continue to take to the streets to...

Presidents Day Fun Facts

Presidents’ Day Fun Facts

Zoe Fenner, staff writer January 31, 2022

Presidents’ Day has its origins in 1885 when it became a federal holiday to celebrate the late George Washington on his birthday, February 22. Throughout the next century, Americans began to include...

Lights, Christmas, Action!

Lights, Christmas, Action!

Nico Marvin, Sports Editor December 16, 2021

         Pulling out the boxes from the garage, unknotting wires, checking every bulb twice. Pumping up the blow ups, and deciding where to place them in accordance with a grand vision, thought up...

Dogs galore! Woodson Minds Matter Special Event

Dogs galore! Woodson Minds Matter Special Event

Zayna Shahin, Feature Editor December 16, 2021

Woodson has given the student body many resources and ways to make our school days better, from spirit week to a therapy dog event. On December 16th, Woodson Minds Matter, Woodsons mental health awareness...

Last-Minute Christmas Present Ideas

Last-Minute Christmas Present Ideas

Jessica Lin December 16, 2021

With the fast arrival of Christmas, 2021, there may be many loved ones you have not found presents for. When looking for last minute Christmas presents, local stores are a fast option in which you can...

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