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Hannah Rapp

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Hi, I'm Hannah Rapp. I'm currently a junior at Blair. I love photography! Especially macro and portrait photography. Soccer is my favorite sport, but I mainly play it with random kids at the park. I am looking forward to this year, stay $wag money.

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Silver Quill is Montgomery Blair's literary arts magazine.
Other items, such as hats and bags, were also sold for the charity.
Each of the clay pots had a unique pattern and shape.
Two blazers provide musical entertainment for the guests.
Guests ate their choice of soup in the bowls they picked.
Guests enjoy their soup at decorated tables in the SAC.
The bowls, made by Blair students, were put on display for visitors to purchase.
A student serves soup in one of the handmade bowls.
75 Blazers in total gave blood this blood drive.
Junior Arielle Gottlieb was one of the last students of the winter blood drive to give blood.
Blair Congress's "Love to all or we all fall" poster will be hanging in the SAC to be signed by students during lunches!
Students would be better off if they experienced the world through field trips.
(Left to right) Jimmy McMillian and Jesse Griff-McMahon were both named all-met athletes by The Washington Post.
Senior Yamai Jack plans on applying to several HBCUs this year.
Senior Yamai Jack plans on applying to several HBCUs this year.
The Vitamin Shoppe, the newest addition to the Four Corners shopping area, will soon be open for business.
The barren practice field behind the school makes practices more difficult for the soccer teams.
Senior Miguel Lopez controls the ball in a crowded midfield.
Junior left-back Austin Kokkinakis  charges up the field.
Junior Suad Mohamud, a Muslim, has her own stories of discrimination to share
Seven Blazers created a documentary on juvenile justice reform.
Senior captain Anna Reachmack plays the ball up the line towards goal.
Senior forward Emma Soler takes the ball downfield.
When Crew can't make it to the water for practice, they put in work on the rowing machines at the Blair weight room.
Senior striker Jimmy McMillian takes off for his second goal of the night.
Junior midfielder Jordi Long dribbles past the defense and had two assists on the night.
Blair Athletics has started a search for a new basketball team.
The Blazer midfield fell under heavy pressure during Blair's 3-0 defeat.
Junior Izzy Lott pressures a Whitman attacker.
Senior Sean Munroe scored two important goals to lift Blair over Einstein.
 Diego Guarniz Layza finished with a two assists on the night.
Senior Kelly Mayo battles a B-CC defender for possession.
Senior Amanda Feinberg defends against a B-CC opponent.
Senior Kelly Mayo battles for possession against a B-CC defender.
Meghan Wilkinson joined the Blair Athletics Department this year as the new certified athletics trainer.
Meghan Wilkinson joined the Blair Athletics Department this year as the new certified athletics trainer.
Blair's Austin Kokkinakis and Jimmy McMillian (#11) worked together for the third goal of the game in the 68th minute.
The Blair boys soccer team defeated the Northwood Gladiators with a comfortable 4-1 win.
This sign displayed outside of A.G. Kitchen in Downtown Silver Spring shows the deals Restaurant Week offers
Restaurants in Downtown Silver Spring participated in Restaurant Week from September 8-13
Magnet students work on computers.
Freshman Iyanu Bishop poses, showing off her edgy personal style.
Senior Max Scribner carries the ball forward.
Senior Josh Agu marks a Bengal forward.
Junior Matthew Guerrera looks for a pass.
Sophomore midfielder Elizabeth Cove runs through Paint Branch's defense.
Junior defense Emma Soler intercepts a ball.
An unfinished painting by a NAHS member.
Senior Dennis Yang serves the ball in the loss to BCC.
Sophomore Nate Chappelle prepares for a faceoff
 Blair sophomore Elizabeth Cove faces off against a Paint Branch Panther.
Senior Amanda Flores and junior Leah Messina work together against Paint Branch's defense.
Junior Matthew Guerrera carries the ball into Blair's attacking third.
 Defender Joshua Agu guards a Whitman attacker.
Senior Emani Hears has been growing her hair for more than 10 years.
Freshman Iyanu Bishop feels that her locs have a deep connection to her heritage.
Junior Grace Olawuni loves her blue box braids.
(from left to right) Emani Hears, Iyanu Bishop and Grace Olawuni show off their luscious locks.
Students have access to many tools and pieces of equipment for their projects.
Cubbies are used to store equipment and projects.
Student-made creations fill the shelves of the ceramics classroom.
Artwork made by the children decorate the walls.
The class is divided into sections based on activity.
The child development center has a separate area for reading time.
Piano students practice their pieces on keyboards.
A few select students practice on real pianos.
The piano classroom includes a keyboard and computer for each student.
If you look carefully enough, you can sometimes spot some confounding questions to ponder while taking a trip to the bathroom.
Junior Guard Alexis Moses keeps the ball in Blazer possession.
Senior and captain Liza Curio-Rudy prepares to take a foul shot.
Junior Sabrina Martin will play at Carnegie Hall on Feb. 22.
The Blazers tightly defend against Poolesville's offense.
Senior guard and captain Breanna Camp runs to open up.
The chorus and guitar students come together to sing the final song, Feliz Navidad.
Mr. Gibb, a teacher at Blair, performs Your Song by Elton John.
Andre Colon performs a solo to the song Shut de Do.
Chris Jones and Brendan Brady, accompanied by the rest of the classes, perform Neon by John Mayer.
Ms. Bryant sings This Christmas, by Donny Hathaway, while guitar students play the melody.
Guitar students, led by Chris Jones, play Crocodile Rock as their first song of the concert.
Ms. O'Connor balances teaching English and theater with directing school plays.
 Sophomore guard Eleanor Cook drops back to defend.
Senior guard Breanna Camp flies by Springbrook defense.
Union Market is ringed by older outer buildings that add to its postmodern charm.
The facade of Union Market's grand modern centerpiece.
Though it's been around for decades, many local residents have never been to Union Market.
Blair seniors from the boys' soccer team line up with their coaches on senior night to celebrate their last season together.
Posters advertising TheDream.us scholarships can be found on Blair Boulevard.
Reading poetry can both expand our critical thinking skills and boost our emotional health
Poetry instruction is being cut out of many English class curriculums as Common Core standards come into schools.
Senior Eyob Aemero tries to beat a B-CC player to the ball.
Blair players line up in preparation for the penalty kick shootout
Jordi Long heads the ball.
Eyob Aemero crosses into the box.
The YOLO campaign aims to increase pedestrian safety, especially at busy intersections like the ones outside Blair
The YOLO campaign's posters can now be found hanging on the walls of some hallways in Blair.
Alexis Redford-Maung Maung keeps the ball away from Churchill.
Junior Amalia Chiapperino gets ready to dribble past an opposing player.
Junior Sean Munroe attempts to take possession of the ball
Kathryn McGovern teaches biology and physical science.
Adrian Baldwin tries to outrun a Kennedy player to get possession
Rohan Oprisko scores on a free kick.
Adrian Baldwin tries to outrun a Kennedy player and get the ball.
The students going on the French exchange program.
Freshman Darian Price draws his inspiration from New York City style. "I just wear what I like," he says.
Sophomore Danie Stewart is wearing clothes from her mother's closet. Her style is always changing and evolving. "I like to be able to switch into different seasons," she says. Her main style inspiration is Audrey Hepburn.
Junior Claudia Allou likes the style of Alexa Chung, and tends to wear "girlier, flirtier things. Skirts and dresses are my favorite things to wear." Her sister, freshman Maddy Allou, says, "I like a grunge-y kind of fashion. I especially like black jeans."
Blair huddles before the start of overtime against Whitman.
Senior Pablo Murga keeps possession of the ball from a Whitman player.
Senior captain Elyse Salpekar runs to get open for a pass