The School Newspaper of North Point High School

Beauty Standards

Amani Jackson, Staff Writer

The standard of beauty is different within cultures. What others may think is a “perfect woman” or a “perfect man,” others may differ. The media plays into the way people view beauty as they put...  Read More »

September 23, 2016

Controversy Behind Captivity

Alex Huibsch, Editor-In-Chief

Since the death of the now-famous gorilla Harambe, controversy has been flooding the gates of the Cincinnati Zoo. However, outrage over the ape’s death has not only sparked a heated discussion amidst...  Read More »

June 8, 2016

What to Do This Summer

Lauren Holmes, Staff Writer

With the school year winding down, it is hard not to anticipate summer. No school, no homework, and a lot of free time. Summer is a long three months and it’s hard not to get bored sometimes. Whether...  Read More »

June 7, 2016

The most visited landmarks are…

Jonathan Salaver

With so many cities in the world to visit, there is one that has consistently been placed among the world’s top five most visited cities. According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNW...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

The Get Down: New York Street Style

Amani Jackson, Staff Writer

The news of the new 13-episode Netflix miniseries, “The Get Down,” has spread like wild-fire. The talk is mainly because of the all-black cast and aesthetics of the show. “I have heard of the sh...  Read More »

May 25, 2016

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Recent Scores

  • Tuesday, September 13

    Boys Soccer

    NP 2 - Patuxent 1

  • Tuesday, September 13

    Girls Soccer

    NP 3 - Patuxent 0

  • Friday, September 9

    Football

    NP 35 - Lackey 15

  • Tuesday, September 6

    Boys Soccer

    NP 1 - Huntingtown 3

  • Friday, September 2

    Football

    NP 41 - Thomas Stone 18

Boys Soccer Get Their First Win

Jonathan Salaver, Staff Writer

Eagle Stadium hosted Boys Soccer against the Patuxent Panthers for their second home game where the Eagles triumphed. At the time of this game, the boys had a record of 0-2, which they were trying to add...  Read More »

September 23, 2016

A Start of A Beautiful Season

Amani Jackson, Staff Writer

Girls volleyball season started last Friday, when North Point took on Chopticon, in the eagle's gym. At the start of the match, the girls showed lots of energy and had a drive to play really well. Whi...  Read More »

September 12, 2016

2016 Spring Sports Awards

Lauren Holmes, Staff Writer

Last Tuesday was the Spring Sports Awards. At the awards, athletes were celebrated for another great season and coaches handed out awards. The sports the athletes were a part of this season were lacrosse,...  Read More »

June 9, 2016

Athletic Spotlight: Larry Johnson

Austun Reid, Staff Writer

Tennis is a French sport loved and played by many Americans today. For sophomore Larry Johnson, he’s made a love for tennis, and even made the NPHS Tennis team. Larry is a great player and is the number...  Read More »

April 20, 2016

The Next Move for North Point’s Poms Team

The poms team is known for their amazing technique and experience in band dance, hip hop, lyrical, jazz, and prop dances. On Sunday April 10th, around ten girls will accompany Coach Alleyne for the second...  Read More »

April 4, 2016

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Now You See Me: The Second Act

Jonathan Salaver

This sequel to the literal magical spectacle of Now You See Me will again showcase the illusionists known as the Four Horsemen. The film will again feature Jesse Eisenberg, Dave Franco, and Woody Harrelson....  Read More »

June 15, 2016

Diplo: A DJ under many names

Jonathan Salaver

Diplo is the stage name of an American DJ based in Los Angeles who has successfully risen to fame with his music. While he is an American DJ, he is also a rapper, record producer, and songwriter. Diplo...  Read More »

June 7, 2016

2016 Billboard Music Awards

Lauren Holmes, Staff Writer

Last Sunday there was another awards show, another round of awkward jokes, stars clutching awards and crying, and interesting outfit choices. The Billboard Music Awards was another award show much like...  Read More »

June 7, 2016

Finding Dory Coming Soon

Ana Benitez, Staff Writer

Get ready for this new collaboration between Disney and Pixar that is sure to be the hit of the summer. Due to release June 17th in 3D, Finding Dory looks promising. In sort of a spin off/sequel to the 2...  Read More »

June 7, 2016

Met Gala

Amani Jackson, Staff Writer

The Met Gala, or formally called the Costume Institute Gala or Met Ball, is an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City. Celebrities and well-known names in the fashi...  Read More »

May 18, 2016

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