Ellie d'Eustachio


Name: Ellie d'Eustachio
Position: Online Photo Staff
Graduation Year: 2007


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A feast fit for a valentine

By Ellie d'Eustachio Mary Donahue | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight | In Features »

This Valentine's Day, Silver Chips Online sent two staffers off on a mission: to help you hopeless, and, more importantly, helpless romantics find the perfect Valentine's Day meal for your expectant Valentine. Seven grueling hours and two gallons of devils food cake batter later, those two staffers emerged (covered head to toe in flour and cocoa) with what could quite possibly be the fool-proof Valentine's Day feast.



Images (209)


Photo: The sounds of music at Blair

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 15, 2007, midnight

Blair's jazz band rehearses after school in the auditorium for their fast approaching concert this Wednesday.

Photo: Blair's award winning student

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 15, 2007, midnight

Senior Matt McCutchen was awarded the Siemens Foundation's Award for Advanced Placement for the 2006-2007 school year.

Photo: Junior pride gone shirtless

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 6, 2007, midnight

A group of Junior boys take in the sun and support Blair at Friday's pep rally.

Photo: Powder puff pride

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Photo: Give it up for Blair

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Senior Philip Allen shows some pride.

Photo: Cheering on the Blazer

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Blazers showed incredible spirit at Friday's pep rally in the stadium during the second half of the day.

Photo: Cheering Blair to victory!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Photo: Freshman pride

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Photo: Pre-rally preparations

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Several sophomores watch preparations for the rally during 5b lunch this Friday.

Photo: Blazin' hot pride

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Sophomores scramble to show off their Blair pride.

Photo: 300

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

The boys lacrosse team defeats all things evil and un-Blair (while terrifying the Blazer in the process).

Photo: Blazers are on fire!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Seniors Courtney Deluca and Laura Cole smile into Friday afternoon's stifling sunlight while displaying their Blair pride.

Photo: Blazers have a ball

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 4, 2007, midnight

Blazers threw themselves into the spirit of things at the Blair pep rally this Friday.

Photo: A head turning demonstration

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 3, 2007, midnight

Teacher Kenneth Seat and Senior John Conroy demonstrate martial arts for Seat's 7th period East Asia class.

Photo: Tropical class time

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 3, 2007, midnight

George Vlasits of the Social Studies department put a tropical spin on teaching this Thursday.

Photo: Second fire drill of spring

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 2, 2007, midnight

Blazers stream into the stadium during Wednesday's fire drill.

Photo: Toga fashion statement

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 1, 2007, midnight

Junior Santita Daley poses in her toga for Toga Day on Tuesday.

Photo: When in Blair do as the Romans

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 1, 2007, midnight

Juniors Frannie Blume and Lily Naden prepare for toga day this Tuesday in celebration of spirit week.

Photo: Toga-tastic!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | May 1, 2007, midnight

Spirited librarian Susan Payne-Madden displays her toga.

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Participants of today's "Displace Me" event gave up food and water and camped out on the National Mall to support the children of war-torn Uganda.

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Participants constructed cardboard tents to simulate the homes of the displaced.

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Participants arrive on the National Mall.

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Displace Me

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 28, 2007, midnight

Participants constructed cardboard tents to simulate the homes of the displaced.

Photo: Miss Blazer 2007

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 20, 2007, midnight

Miss Blazer 2007 Nicole Severi performs a dance from Napoleon Dynamite on Friday in the auditorium.

Photo: Take a bite out of art

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 19, 2007, midnight

Senior Leandra Tidwell enjoys student artworks on Thursday in the media center.

Photo: Silence is loud

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 19, 2007, midnight

Senior Avi Edelman hands out information and pins to the many Blazers who participated in the nationwide Day of Silence on Wednesday.

Photo: Surreal theater

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 15, 2007, midnight

Freshmen Rebecca Novello and Claire Teitelbaum and senior Michael Novello performed along with several other blazers this weekend in a collection of surreal plays for Lumina Studio Theater.

Photo: Red flowers bloom at Blair

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 11, 2007, midnight

Freshly planted red tulips spring up on the Blair grounds.

Photo: Blair Fair!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 11, 2007, midnight

A sign advertises outside the school's main entrance for the upcoming Blair Fair on April 20.

Photo: flores en Blair

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 11, 2007, midnight

Flores afuera de Blair dan bienvenida a estudiantes regresando de los vacaciones de primavera.

Photo: Student parking lot

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 11, 2007, midnight

New signs dot the student parking lot, giving directions to both students and parents.

Photo: Spring snow

By Ellie d'Eustachio | April 7, 2007, midnight

The snow that fell Friday night wilted spring flowers.

Photo: It's a sign!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 30, 2007, midnight

Recently a new sign was put up on the Colesville side of Blair.

Photo: Code red

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 30, 2007, midnight

Junior Gabriela Huffman sits on the floor of portable two during Friday's code red drill.

Photo: Friday fire drill

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 30, 2007, midnight

Blazers happily swarmed into the bleachers during Friday's fire drill.

Photo: spring fire drill

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 30, 2007, midnight

A Blazer runs through the stadium bleachers at the beginning of Friday's warm-weathered fire drill.

Photo: Sunday Frisbee

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 25, 2007, midnight

Senior co-captain Camden Lee knocks a disc out of the air during this Sunday's game against Magruder where Blair's Frisbee team lost 11-13.

Photo: Freeman romance

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 21, 2007, midnight

Social studies teacher Lansing Freeman's blind date was detailed in The Washington Post.

Photo: The Puzzle Place

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 21, 2007, midnight

A student works on a puzzle at the new Puzzle Place in the media center.

Photo: Charles Chikelu

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 19, 2007, midnight

Photo: Spanish Spring Musical

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 16, 2007, midnight

Diego Ardila, del duodécimo grado, celebra su cumpleaños como Frederic con las otras pirates en la musical Las Piratas de Penzance. La musical empieza hoy y cuesta $3 para estudiantes.

Photo: prancing police

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

Photo: The pirate crew

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

The Pirate crew of this year's spring musical, The Pirates of Penzance, belt out a song. Come out to see the show in its entirety starting this Friday at 7:30.

Photo: teaser

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

Photo: The Pirate King!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

Malcolm Foley takes the stage with his swaggering Pirate King during today's teasers for the upcoming spring musical.

Photo: Pirating about

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

Senior Diego Ardila flies through the air at Thursday's teasers. Come see the show this weekend and next, student and Senior tickets cost $5 and adult tickets cost $8. On opening night students only cost $3.

Photo: pirates

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 15, 2007, midnight

Senior Diego Ardila leads fellow pirates in a selection from Blair's production of "Pirates of Penzance."

Photo: A beautiful Sunday

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 11, 2007, midnight

Sunday's beautifully pleasant weather was perfect for an Ultimate Frisbee game in which Blair played against T.J.

Photo: Michael Marceau

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 9, 2007, midnight

Algunos veteranos apoyando la paz, incluyendo Michael Marceau, habló con estudiantes en las clases de Peace Studies hoy durante el primer y tercer período. El 17 de marzo, Marceau y otros será parte de una protesta que termina cerca del Pentagon en D.C.

Photo: Vietnam Veterans

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 9, 2007, midnight

Several veterans for peace, including Michael Marceau, spoke to Peace Studies classes today during first and third periods. On March 17 Marceau and others will be part of a protest ending at the Pentagon.

Photo: Signatures for change

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 9, 2007, midnight

Blazers signed a petition and called their representatives today during 5A and 5B lunches to insist on U.S. action in Darfur, Sudan.

Photo: Snow Frisbee

By Ellie d'Eustachio | March 7, 2007, midnight

Senior Dan Keller plays Frisbee in a flurry of flakes that fell during 5B lunch and throughout Wednesday.

Photo: Teacher appreciation banquet

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 27, 2007, midnight

The PTSA set up a Chinese New Year themed teacher appreciation lunch after students were dismissed for the early release day. The lunch even included fortune cookies containing sayings about Blair.

Photo: Falling Flakes

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 25, 2007, midnight

Freshman Gemma d'Eustachio laughs up at the snow flakes that continued to fall all Sunday.

Photo: Drumming up school spirit

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 21, 2007, midnight

Senior Ele Rubenstein drums along with fellow members of the jazz combo during 5A lunch on Wednesday.

Photo: Winter Formal spirit

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 21, 2007, midnight

Seniors Shaagnik Mukherji and Eleazar Rubenstein and sophomore Jonathan Gootenberg perform with the Jazz Ensemble in the SAC at lunch, part of this week's rescheduled Winter Spirit events.

Photo: Winter Formal spirit

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 21, 2007, midnight

Seniors Shaagnik Mukherji and Eleazar Rubenstein and junior Jonathan Gootenberg perform with the Jazz Ensemble in the SAC at lunch, part of this week's rescheduled Winter Spirit events.

Photo: heart-shaped cookies

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

Prepare freshly-baked cookies to warm up your Valentine's heart.

Photo: Pizza makings

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

Mama Mia! Pizza ingredients for a lovely dinner.

Photo: sandwich hearts

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

These heart-shaped sandwiches are so cute, you'll eat them right up.

Photo: valentines cake

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

Top your meals off with this mouth-watering Valentines cake.

Photo: Jello

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

These jello hearts may be a disaster to make, but your hard work will be endearing and adorable.

Photo: heart-shaped pancakes

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 14, 2007, midnight

What better way to surprise your Valentine than with heart-shaped pancakes?

Photo: Lamp

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 13, 2007, midnight

Photo: Morning Buses

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 13, 2007, midnight

Tuesday morning buses pull into the Blair parking lot, despite icy conditions and predicted snow.

Photo: Sw Prep senior

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 12, 2007, midnight

Senior Kenny Coleman looked like a prep school boy from head to toe on Monday.

Photo: Prep Day

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 12, 2007, midnight

Freshmen Emily Hedrick, Sibyl Brown and Samuel Zucker pop the collars on their polos for Monday's Prep Day. Click to view a gallery of the day.

Photo: Born to be Wild!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 12, 2007, midnight

Seniors Michael Stamm and Mihir Narain belt out "Born to be Wild" during the final Senior Act of Magnet Arts Night held Friday evening in the auditorium. Click to see more photos from the show.

Photo: Winter Activities

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 11, 2007, midnight

It's time to bring out those mittens, boots and scarves. Click this photo to read Chips' suggestions on activities for the season.

Photo: monika and mr donaldson

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Monika Chadda sings and Mr. Donaldson plays guitar during a rendition of "Driftin' too far from the shore." Mr. Kaluta also played bass and sang.

Photo: magnets.ROCKTHISHOUSE

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Senior magnets say "Bye Bye Blair" during the magnets.ROCKTHISHOUSE act.

Photo: magnets.ROCKTHISHOUSE 2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Helen Chen dances during magnets.ROCKTHISHOUSE.

Photo: alice fan

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Senior Alice Fan performs a dance during Magnet Arts Night. The show consisted of other dances in addition to musical performances, comedy acts, and other skits.

Photo: Born to be Wild!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Seniors Michael Stamm and Mihir Narain belt out "Born to be Wild" during the final Senior Act of Magnet Arts Night held Friday evening in the auditorium. Click to see more photos from the show.

Photo: indian folk dance

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 9, 2007, midnight

Nine students showed off their moves in an Indian Folk Dance.

Photo: Snow Day!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Feb. 7, 2007, midnight

The snowfall last night gave Blazers and other Montgomery County students the day off today.

Photo: Alyssa Sanders Knitting

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 29, 2007, midnight

Stitch Club member Alyssa Sanders

Photo: Julia Mascioli Knitting

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 29, 2007, midnight

Julia Mascioli Knitting in Stitch Club

Photo: protest-scream

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Protest-closeup

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Protest-evening

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: protest- jimmy carter

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Protest-war criminal

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: protest-my cousin

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: protest-truck

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Protest-colorful ladies

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: Protest-Torture

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 28, 2007, midnight

Photo: First snow 2007

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 21, 2007, midnight

Sunday morning brought on the first snowfall of the season that continued well into the evening, leaving about 1 to 2 inches.

Photo: Nieve del 2007

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 21, 2007, midnight

El domingo cayó la primera nevada del año que seguía hasta la noche.

Photo: SW Prep Adam

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 12, 2007, midnight

Sophomore Adam Carey in his prep day attire is accompanied by a teddy bear.

Photo: New addition to Blair Boulevard

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 8, 2007, midnight

Students found these flags upon returning from winter break.

Photo: Nuevas banderas

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 8, 2007, midnight

Blazers regresaron por los vacaciones del invierno a descubrir el mayor vestíbulo bordeada de banderas internacionales.

Photo: Flags

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Jan. 2, 2007, midnight

Cultural flags now line the hallway of Blair

Photo: Club Showcase-switching

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

Senior blazers dance to the student DJ-ed music between the two club showases.

Photo: Club Showcase-middle eastern

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

This Middle Eastern dancer defies gravity as she leans back

Photo: Club Showcase-carribean

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

Caribbean Club opened the Showcase assembly.

Photo: Blair wetlands

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

For the past two years, Blair students have worked to restore the wetlands located behind the school.

Photo: Club Showcase-charity challenge

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

In addition to cultural club performances, SGA President Eric Hysen announced the winners of the Charity Challenge. The junior class won the challenge with over $500 and the after-exams party in January.

Photo: Club Showcase-christian club

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

The Christian Club played an inspirational pop-rock song.

Photo: Club showcase-bollywood2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

The Bollywood Club's dance performances aroused the crowd in the bleachers with their beats and moves.

Photo: Winter Club Showcase

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

The Bollywood Club put on a crowd-pleasing performance at the SGA's Cultural Club Showcase held during sixth period on Dec. 22. Other clubs that performed were the Caribbean Club, Middle Eastern Dance Club, and Christian Club. Click on the photo to view more from this event.

Photo: Club showcase-bollywood3

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

Bollywood Club dances to upbeat Indian music.

Photo: Club Showcase-middle eastern2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 23, 2006, midnight

Middle Eastern Dance Club bent and twisted their bodies with belly-dance moves.

Photo: detention

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Photo: return

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Students re-enter Blair after being issued detentions.

Photo: Short confronts lock-out protesters

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Administrator James Short warns protestors Tuesday morning as they rally against the newly implemented, school-wide tardiness policy.

Photo: detention continues

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Photo: waiting

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Junior Peter Lorenz sits down during Tuesday morning's protest against the administration's new tardiness policy

Photo: Rally

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Photo: protesters

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 19, 2006, midnight

Protestors rally outside of Blair on Tuesday morning during first period.

Photo: Winter Concert '06

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 15, 2006, midnight

Concert band, among other Blair classical instrumental groups, performed in the winter concert held in the auditorium Dec. 14.

Photo: Penny Drive

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 7, 2006, midnight

Seniors Bao Nguyen and Yue Cui supervise the SGA penny drive which is part of December's Charity Challenge

Photo: Coleccion de los Centavos

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 7, 2006, midnight

Seniors Bao Nguyen y Yue Cui supervisan la colección de los centavos cual es parte de la Competencia de los Donaciones de Diciembre.

Photo: A Christmas Carol - Malcolm

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 2, 2006, midnight

Junior Malcolm Foley tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge in his role as "Grandfather" in "A Christmas Carol."

Photo: Charity Challenge

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 1, 2006, midnight

Senior Ele Rubenstein and fellow drummer play a rousing opening to the Charity Challenge assembly.

Photo: Broken Door Panel

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Dec. 1, 2006, midnight

A broken panel in the door to the student courtyard can be seen Friday, Dec. 1 during lunch.

Photo: A Christmas Carol

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 30, 2006, midnight

Senior Scott Whittman acts as the notorious Scrooge against senior Jason Meer as Marley's ghost in the teaser forA Christmas Carol, this year's fall play. The play opens Friday, Dec. 1 and continues Dec. 2, 8 and 9. All performances are at 7:30 p.m. Student tickets are only $2 opening night.

Photo: Blood drive

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

A Blazer is taken care of by a red cross nurse Nov. 10 while giving blood.

Photo: Blood Drive-smaller

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

A Blazer gives blood.

Photo: Club Showcase

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

Senior Ele Rubenstein plays a drum solo during the Jazz Combo's performance at the Club Showcase Wednesday afternoon. Click for more photos.

Photo: Club Showcase-perc band

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

The Percussion Band performs a rhythmic set at the Showcase.

Photo: Fire Drill 2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

Students head towards the stadium for the second time on Nov. 20 after another alarm sounds.

Photo: Club Showcase-march band

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

Photo: Club Showcase-Shagge

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

Photo: Club Showcase-anthem

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

InToneNation opened the Club Showcase with the National Anthem.

Photo: Club Showcase-Blazer

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 23, 2006, midnight

Photo: Fire drill

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 20, 2006, midnight

A broken sprinkler prompted a flood in the weight room and triggered the fire alarm today during first period.

Photo: Evacuacion de emergencia

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 20, 2006, midnight

Un aspersor roto provocó una inundación en el salón de pesos y provocó la alarma hoy durante el primer clase. Cuando el sistema de los aspersores fue arreglado, la alarma sonó otra vez durante el cuarto clase.

Photo: Blood Drive

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 12, 2006, midnight

Senior Matias Salina takes a break from sipping his soda to grin at the camera while giving blood Friday in the wrestling room.

Photo: Food Exchange

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 7, 2006, midnight

Click on the photo to read more about the Blair's underground lunch life.

Photo: selling food

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 6, 2006, midnight

Several Blazers break school rules to sell food during lunch and make a profit.

Photo: selling food

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 6, 2006, midnight

Several Blazers break school rules to buy and sell food during lunch.

Photo: Ultimate Blazers

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 5, 2006, midnight

Blair's Ultimate Frisbee Club, Home Cooked, qualified for the finals in a local tournament this Saturday at the former Montgomery Hills Junior High School/Hebrew Academy. Here, junior Walker Hatchett throws his body towards the frisbee during their game against the Mother Huckers.

Photo: Halloween6

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 2, 2006, midnight

Senior Leandra Tidwell chose to deck herself out in orange clothing and silver angel wings this Halloween.

Photo: Senior Jeff Guo

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 2, 2006, midnight

Jeffrey Guo

Photo: Senior Vicky Yao

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 2, 2006, midnight

Victoria Yao

Photo: Halloween9

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 2, 2006, midnight

Senior Zach Eaton saves the Halloween day as his homemade super hero: the Black Spot.

Photo: Halloween5

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 2, 2006, midnight

Senior Alex Georgiadis commandeers the Blair Hallways this Halloween!

Photo: Halloween at Blair

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Nov. 1, 2006, midnight

Many blazers dressed up for Oct. 31. Here junior Molly Martinez cooks up a wicked Hallowen costume. Click this photo to see more costumes from the day.

Photo: It's Pumpkin Season

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 29, 2006, midnight

Halloween is this Tuesday and SCO has prepared many tips for the season. Click on the photo above to find out about many local pumpkin patches. And, click here for a guide to spooky activities and click here to see the Halloween-y recipes the food section has to offer.

Photo: 9th Grade Girls' Assembly

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 26, 2006, midnight

Nurses from the African American Health Program spoke to freshman girls about sexuality, self-respect, pride and health, Oct. 26 during seventh period.

Photo: Student Parking

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 26, 2006, midnight

Photo: Rob Riker

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 26, 2006, midnight

Pilot and senior Robert Riker

Photo: Emergency Evacuation

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 24, 2006, midnight

A fire alarm prompted an emergency evacuation at the end of 5B today.

Photo: Evacuación de emergencia

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 24, 2006, midnight

Había una evacuación de emergencia siguiente del periodo 5B hoy.

Photo: Anorexic

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 24, 2006, midnight

Photo: Anorexic 2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 24, 2006, midnight

Photo: Soccer Spirit

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 24, 2006, midnight

Seniors Maggie Sullivan and Jessica Wolcott of the Girls Varsity Soccer team wear adornments created by the underclassman to advertise the Senior Game tonight at 7:00 P.M.

Photo: PepRally3

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 17, 2006, midnight

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By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 17, 2006, midnight

The pep rally held on Friday during seventh period pinnacled spirit week and started off homecoming weekend.

Photo: Homecoming9

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 17, 2006, midnight

Photo: Homecoming8

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 17, 2006, midnight

Photo: Homecoming1

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 17, 2006, midnight

Photo: hatday7

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 16, 2006, midnight

Photo: hatday9

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 16, 2006, midnight

Photo: hatday5

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 16, 2006, midnight

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By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 16, 2006, midnight

Senior Leandra Tidwell on hat day.

Photo: WackyTacky8

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Flava Flav! Senior Terence McPhereson dresses up as a favorite retro celebrity.

Photo: adventure 2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Junior Stevia Morawski is pirated away by senior Julia Kaufman on Wednesday's Adveture themed spirit day.

Photo: WackyTacky7

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Francesca Blume, a junior, shows off her wacky fashion in a dramatic pose on Tuesday's wackytacky/retro day

Photo: adventure 1

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Senior Kevin McGehee plans his great escape on adventure day this Wednesday.

Photo: adventure 3

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Senior Eric Hysen can be seen raiding the vending machines on adventure day this Wednesday.

Photo: WackyTacky3

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 11, 2006, midnight

Junior Cady Rogers pridefully displays her wackiness

Photo: PJ Day4

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Media specialists Ilene Catzva and Carolyn Madden, dressed in their PJs, pose next to the adminstration checkers that can be found in the 140s hallway.

Photo: PJ Day 2

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Senior Mazal Zuares sports both formal attire and PJ bottoms with slippers for the dual spirit day.

Photo: Hallways

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

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By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Silver Quill decorated the 150s hall with a scrabble theme.

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By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Adventure Club decorates the 150s hall with Survivor motif.

Photo: PJ Day 3

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Friends and freshmen Lashee Barton share the spirit of PJ Day on Monday.

Photo: Sophomore Life

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Sophomores have the theme of Life.

Photo: PJ/Formal Day

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

Spirit week started off today with Pajama and/or Formal Day. Here Senior Christina Washington and Junior Jyoti Beribal pose in their comfy pajamas. Click to view a gallery from the day.

Photo: Dia de Piyamas y Vestuario Formal

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 9, 2006, midnight

La semana de Homecoming empezó hoy con la tema de pijama y vestuario formal. Aquí están en la foto Senior Christina Washington y Junior Jyoti Beribal demuestran sus cómodas pijamas. Para ver mas fotos del dia pulsa este foto.

Photo: Classroom Peek-a-Boo

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 5, 2006, midnight

Seniors Avi Silber and Aaron Isrin perform a dramatic reading of Isrin's creative piece entitled, "Strange Eye for the White Guy," during their creative writing class' "Coffeehouse" seventh period, Thursday.

Photo: Takoma Park Street Fest

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 3, 2006, midnight

Beads and other crafts were sold at booths at Takoma Park's traditional Street Festival. Blazers and other residents crowed the streets for food, fun and activities on Sunday.

Photo: Festival del Calle

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 3, 2006, midnight

Joyas y materiales de arte vendieron en el Festival Tradicional de la Calle en Takoma Park. Blazers y otras residentes llenaron la calle con comida, diversión y actividades el domingo.

Photo: Evacuacion de emergencia

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 3, 2006, midnight

Blazers salieron del estadio después de una simulación de emergencia hoy, después del homeroom y antes de la tercera clase.

Photo: First Fire Drill

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 3, 2006, midnight

Blazers leave the stadium to return to class after the fire evacuation drill today after homeroom and before third period.

Photo: Takoma Street Festival

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Oct. 2, 2006, midnight

Beads and other crafts were sold at booths at Takoma Park's traditional Street Festival. Blazers and other residents crowed the streets for food, fun and activities on Sunday.

Photo: Tree Stumps

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 25, 2006, midnight

Photo: Soccer Superheros

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 20, 2006, midnight

Varsity soccer players, senior Maggie Sullivan and sophomore Annie Worden, pose as superheroes to show off their soccer spirit.

Photo: Softball

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 17, 2006, midnight

A lady Blazer signs up for Blair's softball team at the athletics booth.

Photo: Activity Fair '06

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 17, 2006, midnight

A blazer shows off at the Stage Crew table in the Activity Fair to entice prospective new members of the club. The Activity Fair, an annual Blair tradition to inform students about the school's many extracurricular clubs, was held in the gym during 5A and 5B on Sept. 15. To learn more about the clubs Blair has to offer, visit SCO's club section. Click on photo to view more from the Fair.

Photo: SGA has a Makeover

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 17, 2006, midnight

SGA is trying to increase student awareness this year, and show that it is a force to be reckoned with. click on photo to view the story.

Photo: Lemonade

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 11, 2006, midnight

Photo: Craft Vender

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 11, 2006, midnight

Photo: Takoma Park Folk Festival

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 11, 2006, midnight

Takoma Park Middle School hosted the local Folk Festival. Children and adults alike came to enjoy food, crafts and music. Click on photo to view a gallery from the event

Photo: Festival Shopper

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 11, 2006, midnight

A shopper admires mirrors made by a local craftsman.

Photo: Girl watches

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 10, 2006, midnight

A girl watches the headlining band, Spyro Gyro, of the Silver Spring Jazz Festival.

Photo: Audience

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 10, 2006, midnight

People of all ages came out to enjoy the professional and amateur jazz groups.

Photo: Dad and kid

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 10, 2006, midnight

A dad and son are among many families that enjoyed the jazz festivities downtown on Saturday.

Photo: Marcus Johnson Project

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 10, 2006, midnight

The Marcus Johnson Project poses after playing a set of smooth jazz.

Photo: Student Parking

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 9, 2006, midnight

Photo: Terence at BBQ

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 9, 2006, midnight

SGA's Terence McPhearson poses as he sets up for the Back to School Barbeque on Friday afterschool.

Photo: BBQ Girls

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 9, 2006, midnight

Blazers enjoy the Back to School BBQ on Sept. 8. Click on photo to view more photos from the event.

Photo: Blair's Flock of Geese

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 8, 2006, midnight

Geese enjoy being back at school. Hopefuly they will make room for the Football Team, who play their first game tonight at 5:30 PM.

Photo: USA

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

Photo: Damas Folclóricas

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

These women, like many others, dressed in traditional garb to represent their cultures at the Immigration Rally on Sep 7.

Photo: Power to the People

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

Photo: Fight for Rights

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

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By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

A large portion of the protesters included children.

Photo: Immigration Rally

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

A multicultural mob flooded the mall late Thursday afternoon, rallying for immigrant rights. Click on photo to view a picture gallery of the event.

Photo: Si se puede!

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

This man beats his drum enthusiastically to chants of "Si se puede," which translates to "Yes we can!"

Photo: Pride

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Sept. 7, 2006, midnight

This man and woman, like many of the rally attendees, displayed flags to show their pride in both their native countries and USA.

Photo: Shark Attack

By Ellie d'Eustachio | Aug. 31, 2006, midnight

As many may remember, to celebrate Shark Week, the Discovery Building in Silver Spring was transformed into a Great White this summer.