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Pulse of JDS: Politics on Facebook

Pulse of JDS: Politics on Facebook

Addie Bard, Copy Editor

February 23, 2017No Comments

Walk, don’t run

Walk, don’t run

Ilana Kaplan, Reporter

In past years, the last day of school for CESJDS seniors culminated with the pounding sound of the entire graduating class sprinting down the halls of the school to say goodbye to the building. This year, however, there was s...

February 8, 2017No Comments

Prominent tradition

Prominent tradition

Jonathan Foldi, Managing Editor, Copy

A crowd gathers as senior Yoni Weiner-Tobin begins his response to fellow senior Nadav Kalender in a rap battle. After a few lines, however, it becomes apparent that instead of responding directly to Kalender, Weiner-Tobin...

January 19, 2017No Comments

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Around the rink with speed

Around the rink with speed

Isabelle May, Guest Writer

At 6 p.m. every school night, freshman Ava Fradlin-Ryan sets aside her homework, laces up her skates and puts on her skinsuit, and is out on the ice with the rest of the Potomac Speedskating Club until 9:30 p.m. With much ...

April 7, 2017No Comments

Boys varsity basketball wins championship

Boys varsity basketball wins championship

February 27, 2017

Lions, meet Hoyas

Lions, meet Hoyas

February 17, 2017

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Dear 2017…

Dear 2017…

Shira Gould, Guest Columnist

Before the CESJDS Class of 2017 embarks on their senior capstone trip, alumna Shira Gould ('16) wrote what she thought was the message from her trip and about how the current...

February 23, 2017No Comments

Standing up for our rights at the Women’s March on Washington

Standing up for our rights at the Women’s March on Washington

January 25, 2017

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“13 Reasons Why” prompts discussion, reflection

“13 Reasons Why” prompts discussion, reflection

Rina Torchinsky and Kate Sosland

“13 Reasons Why,” a new series on Netflix, is provoking dialogue among students, parents and the administration. This 13 episode series is about a teenage girl, Hannah Baker, wh...

April 28, 2017No Comments

Pretty, but not tasty, in pink

Pretty, but not tasty, in pink

April 22, 2017

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Turn off the lights: Facing climate change

Turn off the lights: Facing climate change

Aliza Rabinovitz, In-Depth Editor

In months typically associated with an onslaught of snow days, students walk into school without winter jackets. January 2017 brought with it a local record of 19 days in...

February 14, 2017No Comments

Strings Attached

Strings Attached

January 19, 2017

Reflections on Syrian refugee crisis

Reflections on Syrian refugee crisis

December 1, 2016

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

November 28, 2016

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