Features

Mooti Chimdi

Feb. 8, 2024, 2:10 p.m.

The Silver Splinter: A club made for the humorous

How The Silver Splinter got noticed by the Washington Post

Angelina Cao

Feb. 8, 2024, 1:19 p.m.

Humans of Blair: The breakdancing track star with a sword

The seven hobbies of Kaan Jin

Alex Feingold-Black, Silvan Unger

Feb. 6, 2024, 2:14 p.m.

How Blair levels the playing field in the classroom

IEPs, 504s, and the role of the Special Education Department at Blair

Sudhish Swain

Feb. 6, 2024, 1:20 p.m.

Humans of Blair: Crafting Lives

Frank paints a picture of how she got involved in the arts and teaching

Josey Merolli

Jan. 16, 2024, 9:43 a.m.

Opening up opportunity with STEMChests

Founded by Blair students, this nonprofit makes science accessible to anyone

Angelina Cao

Jan. 11, 2024, 1:04 p.m.

Humans of Blair: Road to becoming a champion cyclist

Alyssa Sarkisov's journey to competitions around the world


Photo

Riana Earle

Feb. 6, 2024, 3:58 p.m.

Gallery: Blair Poms Counties

On Saturday morning, Feb 3rd, Montgomery Blair High school hosted the 27th annual Pompon championship competition. Blair's team competed against eight division three schools and put on a stunning performance.

Josephine Panner

Feb. 6, 2024, 2:07 p.m.

Gallery: Division II Swim and Dive Championships

The Montgomery Blair swim and dive team compete at the Division II championship meet, getting second place at the meet.

Josephine Panner

Jan. 31, 2024, 1:44 p.m.

Gallery: Blair Girls Basketball Dominates Springbrook

The Blazers win their January 26th home game against the Springbrook Devils, 43-28.

Sadie Blain

Jan. 25, 2024, 1:22 p.m.

Gallery: Blair Vs. Paint Branch

Blairs varsity boys basketball team loses to Paint Branch after a close match at their Tuesday night home game.

Maggie Megosh

Jan. 8, 2024, 10:28 p.m.

Gallery: Blazer Win for Girls Varsity Basketball

On Friday, January 5th, girls varsity basketball beat Northwood, with a final score of 72 - 32.

Gabe Marra-Perrault

Jan. 2, 2024, 7:32 p.m.

Gallery: Smithsonian National Zoo

The animals of the Smithsonian National Zoo in DC.


Art

Sarah Zhang

May 17, 2023, 7:31 a.m.

Art: AP Season is Over

Best of luck to everyone on their APs! A comic about my feelings on it.

Bitanya Hailu

May 16, 2023, 1:26 p.m.

Art: SMOB Election

As the SMOB election came to a close, it led to different opinions on the winner.

Tovy Udomtanasub

Feb. 17, 2023, 9:27 p.m.

Art: Sleep-School Balance

It's hard to sleep when there's work to be done

Sophia Li

Feb. 10, 2023, 2:12 p.m.

Art: How to Manifest a Snow Day

As winter comes to a close, we have yet to experience a snow day this year.

Chikara Yamagishi

Jan. 10, 2023, 5:01 p.m.

Art: Breakdancing Club

While breakdancing may be hard, the breakdancing club is open to people of all levels of skill. Open during lunch on Thursdays in the wrestling room, people are free to practice their own skills and learn from the experienced members of the club.

Alisha Wu

Jan. 7, 2023, 12:59 p.m.

Art: Life Skills vs School Success

Isn't it funny how we can do calculus and learn about thousands of years of history, yet don't know what setting the washing machine on should be to wash 50% cotton, 50% polyester shirts?


News

Dr. Monifa McKnight announces resignation as superintendent of MCPS

By Sachin Parikh, Isabelle Yang | Feb. 2, 2024, 5:39 p.m.

Comes amidst reported mishandling of Biedelman harassment allegations


Blair principal Johnson announces retirement

By Sachin Parikh, Isabelle Yang | Jan. 30, 2024, 8:23 a.m.

After 33 years in MCPS, Johnson announces retirement


MCPS rolls out new mid-year regulations, allowing zeros to return to gradebooks

By Silvan Unger | Jan. 26, 2024, 3:13 p.m.

Incomplete or missing work can now receive below 50%


MCPS Board of Education calls for the resignation of current superintendent Dr. Monifa McKnight

By Sachin Parikh, Isabelle Yang | Jan. 22, 2024, 11:57 p.m.

Conflict comes amidst controversy over her handling of Biedelman harassment allegations


Project LIT hosts seasonal Free Book Fair

By Bethel Ameha | Dec. 20, 2023, 1:29 p.m.

Blair’s Project LIT hosts their third winter book fair

Sports