• Golf District Championship will be held Monday and Tuesday starting at 9:30 a.m.

  • This weekend will be three days due to Monday's Student Holiday.

  • Tonight's game will be a 'Merica out, wear red, white and blue at the game.

  • Varsity Football will face Lake Braddock tonight @ 7:00 p.m. at home.

  • Student recognized for spirit themed videos

    Student recognized for spirit themed videos

    Berta Tarqui, Editor in Chief

    September 30, 2014

    After losing the football game against Lake Braddock on Sept. 26, senior Ricky Lam produced a video that captured the enthusiasm from the crowd. This video started to spread throughout Instagram and Twitter garnering Lam with many new found fans.... READ MORE »»

    Screenshot of Lam's video.

    Ricky Lam

  • AHS vs. Lake Braddock

    AHS vs. Lake Braddock

    Berta Tarqui and Ricky Lam

    September 27, 2014

    On Sept. 26, the AHS's Varsity Football team went up against the Bruins of Lake Braddock. While the team played to their best abilities, AHS was defeated with a final score of 17 to 28. Students dressed up in red, white and blue attire for this home game since... READ MORE »»

    Students cheer for the Atoms.

    Ricky Lam

  • Gotham Review

    Gotham Review

    Ahmad Ayub, Staff Writer

    September 25, 2014

    Gotham premiered Monday, Sept, 22 on the FOX Network. Gotham serves as a prequel to the story of Bruce Wayne, also known as Batman. The story of the show follows newly promoted Detective James Gordon(Ben McKenzie) following the high-profile murder case the parents of Bruce Wayne(David Mazouz), who later will become... READ MORE »»

  • V album review

    V album review

    Daniela Rambal, Special to The A-Blast

    September 25, 2014

    Have you walked down the aisles of your local grocery store or flipped through radio stations looking for the perfect music to drive to in the summer of 2012, you may have familiarized yourself with the upbeat, high­-energy rhythms and feel ­good sound of Maroon 5’s fourth studio album, Overexposed. Referred to by many,... READ MORE »»

    Maroon 5's album.

    popdust.com

Gotham Review

Gotham Review

Ahmad Ayub, Staff Writer

Gotham premiered Monday, Sept, 22 on the FOX Network. Gotham serves as a prequel to the story of Bruce Wayne, also known as Batman. The story of the show follows newly promoted Detective James Gordon(Ben McKenzie) following the high-profile murder case the parents of Bruce Wayne(David Mazouz), who later will become the Batman. While...  Read More »

September 25, 2014 • 0 comments

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New grading system

Omar Haddou and Kailyn Garay

Under a new school policy, homework cannot be valued more than 10 percent of a student's overall quarter grade. Greater emphasis is being placed...  Read More »

September 30, 2014 • 0 comments

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Let’s reset the climate change clock

Let’s reset the climate change clock

Sarah Metzel, Editorials Editor

Looking for the chance to make history? What organizers are calling the People's Climate March will be held in the streets of Manhattan, New...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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A senior reflects: Omar Ghoramah

A senior reflects: Omar Ghoramah

Cayley Byrne and Ahmad Ayub

Freshman year can be one of the worst or best experiences of high school, depending on how you spend your time. Senior Omar Ghoramah recently sat down to reflect on his freshman...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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Last Weekend I…

Last Weekend I…

Marife Baragano, Sports Editor

Last weekend I went to the Brad Paisley concert for my birthday. My friends surprised me with the tickets for the concert. I was actually told that I would be taken to...  Read More »

September 25, 2014 • 0 comments

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AHS vs. Lake Braddock

AHS vs. Lake Braddock

Berta Tarqui and Ricky Lam

On Sept. 26, the AHS's Varsity Football team went up against the Bruins of Lake Braddock....  Read More »

September 27, 2014 • 0 comments

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AHS vs. Falls Church HS

Emily Lien

Teams and coaches high five after a close game.

AHS vs. Falls Church HS

Emily Lien, Photographer

The Atoms' Varsity football team loses with a final score of 12-14 against Falls...  Read More »

September 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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Children of the world

Children of the world

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown on Saturday, Aug. 9, outside of an apartment complex. Brown was an unarmed 18 year old African American. ...  Read More »

September 5, 2014 • 0 comments

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Who Am I?

Who Am I?

Tipyan Abdelrahman and Jeanine Barakat

This is my third year teaching at AHS I attended Headover college in Ohio I grew...  Read More »

September 11, 2014 • 0 comments

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