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School Should Be Fully In-Person Next Year

School Should Be Fully In-Person Next Year

Jackson Steiner, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

The ability to go up to a teacher and ask for help. Being able to converse and collaborate with classmates if help is needed. To be able to experience an interactive and effective learning environment...

Woodson Students in Feb. Monthly Social.
Photo Courtesy of FCPS

Woodson Plans Activities for Seniors

Kathrynne Hester, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

“2021 seniors are having the time of their lives!” said no one ever. At this point, there is going to be a whole new species of human that has wings to fly away, tentacles to easily grab the chips...

How Yearbook Has Survived a Virtual Year

Mera Seifu, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

Sports teams are wearing masks during games, the music department is hosting virtual concerts, and the Cavalcade has become an online publication. Woodson as a whole has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic....

What Makes Woodson Happy?

What Makes Woodson Happy?

Reagan Dempster, Cav Culture Editor January 31, 2021

Typically, during in-person school, students can walk around campus and see what is making people smile. Whether it is walking down the halls with their ear buds in or laughing at lunch with friends, school...

FCPS Changes Grading Policies for 2021

Ariana Tackett, News Editor and Cartoonist January 31, 2021

This abnormal virtual school environment has created a disconnect between students and the content being taught, and navigating through this while trying to complete most work independently has shown to...

Woodson Drama Produces Virtual Play

Woodson Drama Produces Virtual Play

Carolyn Bonafede and Zainab Rentia December 20, 2020

With the shift to virtual learning come many changes, especially to hands-on classes such as theater. Traditionally an engaging class filled with team activities, this year teachers have had to figure...

P.E. Teachers Flex Their Thinking Muscles

P.E. Teachers Flex Their Thinking Muscles

Kathrynne Hester and A.J. Wang December 19, 2020

Today's students have gone from the gym to the living room, and for some, probably to the couch or their beds. From pacer tests to neighborhood runs, extended walks to personal stashes of snacks, the...

Cartoon by Ariana Tackett

Glitches in the BBCU Matrix

Jack Rose, Staff Writer October 26, 2020

Let's be honest, Woodson isn’t the best at virtual school. Sitting in a class full of students who refuse to unmute themselves and a teacher that could be doing something else can lead to you...

Teachers Share Opinions on Virtual Learning

Teachers Share Opinions on Virtual Learning

Kathrynne Hester October 21, 2020

Some students are saying that they love online learning because it gives them more freedom, others say that it just doesn’t work for them like in-person school would, and some would prefer a combination...

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