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The Potomac Current

The Student News Site of The Potomac School

The Potomac Current

Freshman Abby Park on Potomac Girls Varsity Lacrosse. (Photo: Potomac Smugmug).
For Freshmen who live for team sports, the year of Zoom workouts was a bust
David Boehm, Sports Editor • June 15, 2021

Through no fault of anyone’s, freshmen have lost the opportunity to experience high school sports at...

Is the return to semi-normal final exams too sudden? This student thinks so
Is the return to semi-normal final exams too sudden? This student thinks so
Alden Smallwood, Staff Writer • June 1, 2021

As we return to a sense of normalcy at school, our end of year testing is upon us. With some teachers...

Class of 2022 enjoys a fun last morning on the beach in Chincoteague.
A Memorable Year for Class Trips
Alex Zhou, Staff Writer • November 18, 2021

For many sophomores, this is their first in-person year in the Upper School. While sophomores missed...

Lifers offer their thoughts as they wrap up 13 years at Potomac
Ella Adamec, Staff Writer • June 18, 2021

As we wrap up this abnormal school year and bid farewell to the Class of 2021, it is important that we...

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Naveen Paddock pictured with co-star Jocko Sims while filming New Amsterdam in 2018.
Episode #5: Freshman, Naveen Paddock, speaks on what its like to be a professional actor
Patrick Morris and John Djorup January 26, 2021

Welcome to the first episode of the new year of The Potomac Pod, hosted by Patrick Morris and John Djorup....

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Potomacs Cross Country Team Excels at States
Potomac's Cross Country Team Excels at States
Kate Tuttle, Features Editor • November 21, 2021

Potomac’s cross country team has accomplished many feats in the three months they have been training...

Members of Potomacs Golf Team enjoy their victory
Potomac’s Golf Team Dominates At MAC Championship
James Castle, Staff Writer • November 21, 2021

After a year of severely limited competition, Potomac’s golf team has come roaring back. On October...

At Potomac Sports Media Day, athletes voice their excitement and optimism for the fall season
At Potomac Sports Media Day, athletes voice their excitement and optimism for the fall season
Layah Nasr, Staff Writer • September 22, 2021

As the fall athletic season commences at Potomac, students are more eager than ever for the thrill of...

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Current Concerns -- Dodging college questions
November 24, 2021

Dear Current Concerns, I’m really worried about seeing my relatives this Thanksgiving dinner because...

Current Concerns -- Too many turkeys
November 24, 2021

Dear Current Concerns. I have overbooked myself for Thanksgiving and now have to attend four different...

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The  dreaded muddy sneakers
Advice from The Current Concerns
Anonymous October 27, 2021

Dear Current Concerns,  The white sneakers I wore for homecoming are now trashed and covered in mud....

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Top Ten Summer Songs
Claire Coker and Peyton Zarate June 28, 2021

Summer is so close, you can practically taste the mouthwatering chocolate ice cream and the salty beach...