The Highlander

  • McLean High School Senior Assassin

    McLean High School Senior Assassin

    Sam Gollob, Reporter

    May 2, 2018

    On April 30, the annual McLean High School Senior Assassin competition commenced with an ominous email from the organizer, senior Anna Sargent. The email read, "Dear Mr. or Mrs. your first target is..." To most people the idea of receiving a random target with whom you are obligated to "assassinate"...

  • DECA students visit Atlanta for international conference

    DECA students visit Atlanta for international conference

    Jack Stenzel, Sports Editor

    April 29, 2018

    Last week, 19 McLean students found their way to Atlanta for the International Career Development Conference. The event brought in students from around the world and offered a rare opportunity for kids to experience marketing and other careers, receive praise for their academic accomplishments, and compete...

    McLean DECA students outside of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. (Photo courtesy of Adam Lampal)

  • 11 senior athletes commit to colleges

    11 senior athletes commit to colleges

    Siddarth Shankar, Editor-in-Chief

    April 27, 2018

    Years and years of chasing balls down fields and courts, setting school records and devoting immense amounts of time and energy finally came to a culmination for 11 senior athletes at McLean, who officially signed letters of intent on April 26. The 11 seniors, who play sports as varied as soccer,...

  • Raising awareness with chalk

    Raising awareness with chalk

    Ryan Dahlseid and Julia McElligott

    April 26, 2018

    The McLean High School art classes have been using their amazing talents to decorate the sidewalks of the rock entrance. They spent the day using chalk, water, and paint brushes to raise awareness. “We are doing drawings of endangered animals to celebrate earth day and raise awareness of the endangered s...

    The endangered Sea Otter courtesy of an AP art student.

    Julia McElligott

Weather affects prom plans for students
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NHL Playoffs Heat Up
  • NBA playoffs: the battle for the ages May 17, 2018
  • McLean Highlander baseball rips Langley Saxons on the bottom of 9th May 15, 2018
  • Highlanders earn all district baseball honors May 15, 2018
  • NBA Conference Finals Preview May 13, 2018
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Daniel Meier brings expertise to McLean
How Time Flies

How Time Flies

May 8, 2018

DC has finally blossomed

DC has finally blossomed

April 17, 2018

What makes a dream school?

What makes a dream school?

April 7, 2018

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