• Feature
    Happy Trails: Montgomery County’s Finest Nature Trails

    After nine months of school, hiking, biking, running or just a good old-fashioned walk could be the perfect way to let loose.  Try these exciting trails: Rock Creek Trail Length: 18.6 miles Uses:  walking, biking, running Pets: yes From WJ: access to the trail can be found at the intersection of Grosvenor Lane...

  • Sports News
    JV Players to Watch for Varsity Level Next Year

    As the spring season comes to a close, the focus shifts to the next year. Varsitycoaches begin to figure out how to fill holes left by graduating seniors. In particular, rising juniors are most relevant, as they will be expected to step up from JV and contribute to varsity level teams. Looking back on...

  • News
    County to Consider $2B Rapid Bus System

    In order to reduce traffic congestion, the Montgomery County Council is considering implementing a new rapid bus system in conjunction with the Department of Transportation. Officials estimate that the project will cost $2 billion, though the cost specifics will depend on how ambitious the system’s design will be. To cover the cost,...

  • Feature
    Teacher of the Week: Kevin Daney

    Kevin Daney teaches Pre-Engineering, Introduction to Engineering Design and Foundations of Technology courses at WJ. Additionally, Daney...

  • Feature
    Teacher of the Week: Maggie McSorley

    This is Maggie McSorley’s third year teaching at WJ. She currently teaches on-level Algebra 2, and sponsors...

  • Opinion
    The Bullpen: Signing Off

    This is it- my final editorial for The Pitch Online.  I’m tying up a few last ends (aka several senior projects that were probably due last week). To be honest, it’s hard to remember everything from the past four years, because in the end, only a few memories stand out. Some of...

  • Feature
    Musical Excellence: Sophomore Sammy Levine Nominated to All-Eastern Ensemble

    Over the course of their high school careers, many students will participate and play musical instruments. Many...

  • Feature
    Old Memories, New Beginnings: WJ Class of 2012 Seniors Reflect on High School Experiences

    As the school year comes to a close, no one is more excited for the coming year than the senior class. The graduating seniors are going their separate ways following their May 31 commencement. Many are enrolled in colleges and universities across the country, but a few are heading abroad or working. While high school...

  • Feature
    Student Government 101: A Wrap-Up of the Freshman and Sophomore Classes

    The Freshman Class By Sabrina Clarke President Diana Horvath, Vice President Jeremy Ebobisse, Secretary Seungyeon Jung and Treasurer Isa Herold led the freshman class of 2015 during the 2011-2012 school year. Although they all felt as though the year went well, there were still aspects that they felt they could have improved on, such...

  • Opinion
    What Should Be Done: Obama’s Campaign at a Glance

    It is the year 2012, an exciting time for the U.S., not because the world is going to end, though that theory in itself has caused some excitement and pandemonium. The year 2012 is particularly important to Americans because it is the fourth year of Barack Obama’s presidency, which means it is almost time...

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