Monday, February 25, 2013
Find out which record Rory Lewis set at the Maryland 4A/3A swimming and diving championship Saturday.
Rory Lewis, a sophomore at Albert Einstein High School in Kensington, set a new state record in the boys' 100-yard butterfly race on Saturday. Lewis beat out the competition at the Maryland 4A/3A swimming and diving championship with a time of 51.06 seconds, according to the swimming website Reachforthewall.com. The race was held at the University of Maryland’s Eppley Recreation Center in College Park. For more results from other races, see the PDF attached to this article.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Einstein's team beat out squads from eight other high schools in Montgomery County, writes Chris Culkin, president of the Wheaton High School Athletic Booster Club.
Friday, February 1, 2013
The victory over Einstein High School Wednesday marked the Lady Knights' fourth win of the season, writes Chris Culkin, president of the Wheaton High School Athletic Booster Club.
Monday, January 14, 2013
Silver Spring native Rebecca Sugar got her start at a Montgomery County high school arts program.
Rebecca Sugar draws. She tells stories. She composes songs on her ukulele. And, despite rebelling against the idea as a teenager, she has a point. She also has a bright future. When her new animated show, Steven Universe, debuts later this year, the 25-year-old Silver Spring native will become the first woman to create a show for Cartoon Network. Her original and versatile style and work as a storyboard artist on the Emmy-nominated Cartoon Network show Adventure Time earned her a nomination for “Best Storyboarding in a Television Production” at the 39th Annual Annie Awards, honoring the best in animation. Forbes recently named her to its “30 Under 30” Hollywood list. Sugar moved to California three years ago after graduating from the …
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
However, scores from the Wheaton High School class of 2012 students came in last in Montgomery County Public Schools rankings.
Good news from the schools: Montgomery County public school students in the class of 2012 "set an all-time record on the SAT and significantly outperformed their peers across the state and the nation on the college entrance exam," according to a Montgomery County Public Schools press release. "MCPS graduates scored an average combined score of 1,651 on the SAT, which is 184 points higher than state of Maryland public school graduates and 153 points higher than the nation’s graduates, according to data released [on Monday, Sept. 24] ... by the College Board," the statement continued. Einstein High School's class of 2012 students came in a little lower than the countywide mean, with an average score of 1,591, according to MCPS records. This…
Monday, September 24, 2012
Find out details of homecoming celebrations at Northwood High School, John F. Kennedy High School, Wheaton High School and Albert Einstein High School.
If you see high school students out on the town in formal dresses and suits in the next few weeks, just know that it's homecoming season. Here's the breakdown of how high schools in the Wheaton area are celebrating: Varsity Football Game: Kennedy v. Richard Montgomery High School, 2 p.m. at Kennedy High School on Sept. 29 Dance: 8-11:30 p.m. on Sept. 29 Varsity Football Game: Northwood v. Kennedy High School, 6:30 p.m. at Northwood High School on Oct. 5 Dance: Oct. 6 at Northwood High School from 7:30-11:30 p.m. Varsity Football Game: Wheaton v. Richard Montgomery High School, 6:30 p.m. at Wheaton High School on Oct. 5 Dance: Oct. 6 at Wheaton High School from 8 p.m. to midnight Varsity Football Game: Einstein v. Watkins Mill High School, …
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Are you going to a football game this Friday?
High school sports have picked up again with the start of the new school year. Check out Wheaton Patch's events calendar for tennis, football and soccer: Friday Wheaton High School Varsity Football vs. Northwestern High School Wheaton High School Girls Tennis vs. Einstein High School Saturday Wheaton High School Boys Varsity Soccer vs. Gaithersburg High School Don't see your high school's sports events? Add them to the Wheaton Patch community calendar.
Monday, January 9, 2012
Wolverines have their sights set on a Division 4 crown that has eluded them since 2008.
Photos by Andy Jones; article by Sebastian Montes Watkins Mill swimming kept its undefeated season afloat on Saturday, rallying late against Einstein and cruising past Wheaton at the Germanton Aquatic Center. Einstein and Watkins Mill were neck-and-neck for both the boys and girls heading into the final events: the 100-meter breaststroke and the 400-meter freestyle relay. With victory hanging in the balance, Watkins Mill swimmers claimed the top three spots in both breaststroke races, then went on to win the both relays, giving the boys a 90-79 win and the girls a 90-75 win over Einstein. For the boys, Josh Villanueva took the 100-meter breaststroke with a personal-best time of 1:16.07. The win in the 400-meter freestyle relay came thanks…
Friday, September 9, 2011
Game was originally slated to be played this evening at 6:30 p.m.
Friday evening game will be played Saturday, September 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Wheaton High School
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Bobby and the Believers play at pre-fireworks show.
Fans of fireworks in the area will not have to go too far to enjoy them, as the Recreation Department puts on the "Mid-County Sparkles", one of two county-run fireworks extravaganzas on July 4. The event starts at 7:30 at Einstein High School. Parking will be in the Wheaton mall, and a shuttle will pick up revelers at both the Metro station and at the mall. Bobby and the Believers, a 11-piece band, will start the show with a concert. The fireworks will start around 9:15 p.m., when the sun is completely set. Food vendors will be on site at Einstein. Here's a few additional fireworks displays you can enjoy nearby: Independence Day Celebration at Montgomery College Takoma Park's Parade and Fireworks The National Mall Fireworks Celebration …