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Middletown FFA holds its annual strawberry sale

Middletown FFA holds its annual strawberry sale

By Gabby Pieklo, RT local news editor

February 21, 2020

The Middletown High School FFA Chapter is holding its annual strawberry sale February 2020. The sale started the week of Feb. 3-7 with deliveries coming in the week of Feb. 24-28. The FFA is a group that teaches about agriculture and spreads awareness. FFA student officers help with the sale by sell...

DuMars Retires

DuMars Retires

By Gabby Pieklo, RT social media editor

January 27, 2020

Virginia DuMars retires from coaching Middletown Varsity field hockey for 16 years.

Bullying incident in Urbana was caught on social media and sparks controversy

Bullying incident in Urbana was caught on social media and sparks controversy

By Cailyn Zanylo, Round table Reporter

April 15, 2019

A group of FCPS middle school students, harassed and beat a fellow student on the way home from school. During this incident the group of students decided to film a video of them retaliating against their classmate and posted it on to social media. The victim, a young student from Urbana Middle School,...

Social media threat puts schools across the country on high alert

By Kiley Hill, Social media managing editor

January 12, 2018

A social media post threatening a school shooting at a MHS put schools and law enforcement departments on high alert. The MHS mentioned in the post was meant for Monticello High School, a school in Virginia. However, the post reached Middletown High School, Maryland.

MHS Key Club says “Aloha” to residents at Tranquility Assisted and Memory Care

MHS Key Club says “Aloha” to residents at Tranquility Assisted and Memory Care

By Jade Ruggieri, Round Table special projects managing editor

December 12, 2017

The Middletown High School Key Club joined members of the community together by hosting a dance for senior citizens on Nov. 18.   MHS junior Elaine Brandenburg, the organizer of the Hawaiian Homecoming dance, shares her experience working with Tranquility Assisted Living.   Brandenburg...

MHS Quill and Scroll go big attending Dallas JEA convention

MHS Quill and Scroll go big attending Dallas JEA convention

By Jade Ruggieri, Special projects managing editor

December 7, 2017

On November 16-19, Quill and Scroll students attended the JEA national convention in Dallas, Texas to learn more about journalism and yearbook. While there, they attended multiple sessions with speakers that had a wide variety of knowledge to share. There was also a dance and midway carnival put togethe...

Unity is in the air

By Heidi Daniels, Round Table reporter

May 10, 2017

Spring is in the air, which means warm weather, shorts and Unified Track. This is my first season with Unified Track, and it has been amazing. The people on the Middletown High School Unified Track team are so kind, and are there to have fun with no ill feelings of competition. We get the opportunit...

Orion vs. Dragon: The race is on

By Miles Bradford, Round Table Reporter

April 27, 2017

Humans have been looking to the stars since they appeared on this great blue planet. Now top scientists and corporations are looking to Mars, the Red Planet, for colonization, and NASA and SpaceX are engaged in an epic face-off of scientific development in a new space race: the Mission to Mars. The...

Young adult authors visit Middletown High school

Young adult authors visit Middletown High school

By Katie Athey, Round table reporter

April 13, 2017

Middletown High School teenagers and teachers flooded into the MHS library on March 28th to listen to four authors, Jessica Spotswood, Caroline Tung Richmond, Lindsay Smith, and Robin Talley, share their perspective of being a writer.   The four women all helped contribute to the anthology,...

Reactions: Michael Flynn resigns as National Security Advisor

Reactions: Michael Flynn resigns as National Security Advisor

By Ally Pick, Round Table reporter

March 7, 2017

Middletown High School students reacted to the recent news of the resignation of Michael Flynn, National Security Advisor in President Trump’s administration. Flynn resigned after being accused of talking to Russian officials about sanctions prior to the inauguration, which would be considered by...

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