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Blazers test for Maryland Seal of Biliteracy award

By Emmy Song | Nov. 25, 2018, 8:30 p.m. | In Local »

Students must demonstrate proficiency in English and a foreign language to earn the award


Volunteers participate in a campus cleanup

By Sneha Ojha | Nov. 21, 2018, 10:54 p.m. | In Local »

NHS volunteers clean up the perimeter of Blair's parking lots, fields, and tennis courts


Political Statistics class creates a midterm election model

By Shifra Dayak | Nov. 12, 2018, 10:09 a.m. | In Local »

Seniors predict the outcome of Congressional races with a statistical model


Blair cheer spirit shines through despite loss at the County Cheer Championships

By Sophia Lucarelli | Nov. 11, 2018, 5:05 p.m. | In Local »

Blair's cheerleaders make the most out of their loss by embracing the cheer community


Behind the Scenes of Troy Story Three

By Arthi Thyagarajan | Nov. 9, 2018, 8:38 p.m. | In Local »

Blair’s fall production comes to a bittersweet close


Blair football gets set for huge game against Richard Montgomery

By Sam Kulp | Nov. 1, 2018, 9:23 p.m. | In Local »

It's essentially a playoff game for both teams


Blair PTSA holds citrus sale

By Mahnaz Habib | Oct. 29, 2018, 8:21 a.m. | In Local »

The PTSA sells fresh fruit to raise money for their organization


Blair hosts annual college fair

By Sneha Ojha | Oct. 17, 2018, 8:17 a.m. | In Local »

Seniors attend the college fair on College Readiness Day


Empowerment comedian Ernie G. entertains and inspires at Blair

By Emmy Song | Oct. 16, 2018, 7:32 p.m. | In Local »

Ernie G. visits Blair in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month


Media Center hosts Salvador Dali art exhibit

By Emmy Song | Oct. 14, 2018, 9:35 p.m. | In Local »

The exhibit teaches students about Hispanic art and how to analyze it


Blair welcomes its students back to school with the homecoming dance

By Sophia Lucarelli | Oct. 11, 2018, 8:29 a.m. | In Local »

Blazers had a night to remember at homecoming


Blair's marching band earns fourth place at a band competition

By Sam Kulp | Oct. 9, 2018, 1:18 a.m. | In Local »

Color guard also came in fourth, while percussion came in first


Blair holds its annual homecoming pep-rally

By Alex Russ | Oct. 8, 2018, 8:03 a.m. | In Local »

Blazers put up a show of school spirit in anticipation of the home football game against Einstein


Blair holds College Admissions Night

By Alex Russ | Oct. 6, 2018, 9:01 p.m. | In Local »

College admissions representatives offered tips about the college application process


Principal removes three-day limit on college visit days

By Shifra Dayak | Oct. 3, 2018, 8:08 a.m. | In Local »

All students can now receive excused absences for more than three visits


Blair seniors enjoyed a day of fun at Smokey Glen Farm

By Arthi Thyagarajan | Oct. 2, 2018, 2:19 p.m. | In Local »

Zip-lining, sports and food were some of the attractions of Senior Unity Day


Blair honors National Merit semi-finalists

By Shifra Dayak | Sept. 28, 2018, 9:03 p.m. | In Local »

Forty-two students were recognized in a ceremony on Sept. 25


Hispanic Heritage Month commences with a traditional mariachi band

By Reethi Padmanabhan | Sept. 27, 2018, 1:22 a.m. | In Local »

A trio of mariachi musicians begin the festivities dedicated to celebrating Hispanic culture


A full night for Blazer parents

By Absa Fall | Sept. 26, 2018, 3:39 a.m. | In Local »

Blair's annual Back to School Night was a success


Blair's first floor lockers removed

By Shifra Dayak | Sept. 25, 2018, 12:14 a.m. | In Local »

The space is now used for new lunch tables


Activities fair sets off the beginning of club recruitment at Blair

By Oreet Zimand | Sept. 24, 2018, 10 p.m. | In Local »

The event showcased the diverse passions of the student community


The Board of Education approves a resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month

By Shifra Dayak | Sept. 24, 2018, 9:43 p.m. | In Local »

Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 marks the month-long celebration in MCPS


MCPS mandates new active shooter drills

By Eric Feigen | Sept. 18, 2018, 11:55 a.m. | In Local »

Montgomery County adds an active shooter protocol to the list of mandatory safety drills


Blair's new motto takes center stage this school year

By Nene Narh-Mensah | Sept. 17, 2018, 12:43 a.m. | In Local »

"Leading the Way in Innovation and Excellence"


MCPS budget grows to meet needs for new school year

By Emmy Song | Sept. 17, 2018, 12:36 a.m. | In Local »

MCPS' operating budget increases to account for its climbing enrollment in fiscal year 2019

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