The A-Blast

Khadija Ahmed
Senior Khadija Ahmed is in her fourth year at The A-Blast. She has previously been a staff writer, Academics Editor and Managing Editor. In her free time, she likes to read books and bake. At the moment, she wants to pursue a career in environmental law. She’s excited to make her last year in The A-Blast the best one yet.

Khadija Ahmed, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Dec 18, 2020
Upcoming deadlines pile up for IB candidates (Story)
Dec 18, 2020
Seniors begin to make college decisions (Story)
Dec 16, 2020
How I got into college on nearly a full ride (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Q&A with new assistant principal Sarah Eqab (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Nov 18, 2020
Students launch Ethiopian-Eritrean Association (Story/Media)
Oct 20, 2020
TJHSST admissions in upheaval (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
FCPS falls victim to ransomware attack (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
Students advocate for change through equity team (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Four ways to explore colleges from home (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Michael Mazzarella resigns, accepts job at FCPS central office (Story)
May 30, 2020
SAT predicament frustrates students (Story)
May 19, 2020
Free COVID-19 testing available this weekend (Story)
May 14, 2020
FCPS introduces new graduation plans (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
What comes next? (Story)
Apr 18, 2020
NOVA offers free online classes for rising and graduating seniors (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
Halloween Costumes 2019 (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Students view heart surgery (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
IB curriculum changes impact students (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Science Fair: ready for blast off (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Check out these MYP projects (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Take this quiz to find out your learning style (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Different learning styles individualize students (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Senior Zain Ghul sets into IB (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Meet new biology and math teacher Daniel Desrivieres (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Meet new English and history teacher Constance McNair (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Meet new biology teacher Rebecca Uphold (Story)
Sep 04, 2018
IB Spotlight: Tiya Ayele (Story)
May 23, 2018
Scantrons out, projects in (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Why tanning is bad for you (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Coach’s Corner: Rico Moore (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
Coach’s Corner: Steven Zaret (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Girls basketball transitions to playoffs (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Coach’s Corner: Julian Scarbourgh (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Juniors rally to protect immigrants (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Coach’s Corner: Wrestling Coach Derek Sweet (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
How to spot fake news with 6 easy tips (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
Coach’s Spotlight: Jimmy Brown (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Vegans and vegetarians celebrate Thanksgiving (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Girls Basketball prepares to bounce back this winter (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Get to know Coach Gilreath, new varsity basketball coach (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Caitlin Schwartz Player Spotlight (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Marijuana Myths Debunked (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
PSAT score report worth the price? (Story)
Sep 30, 2017
The Alchemist: Masterpiece or Misrepresentation? (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Julia Ghiselli Player Profile (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Fundraising for band department pays off (Story)
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