All posts by Evan Newman

Evan is a senior at Atholton High School and a third-year member of the Raider Review. He likes watching Netflix and is planning to go into a field in psychology for his career. He also loves to spend quality time with friends and enjoys watching soccer games when he has time.

Parents Organize Prom for Atholton Seniors

Following the outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S., many school activities had been cancelled due to safety concerns. However, a group of parents of Atholton Seniors have come together to put together a prom for the class of 2021 who’s second chance at the prom many had dreamed of was again cancelled by the county due to COVID restrictions. On June 4th, seniors will be able to go to the Overhills Mansion to receive the experience many had been waiting for since last year.

The End of a Century-Long Reign: the Future of Test-Optional Policies

This past admissions year, seniors were given a new college application experience that has sparked a movement away from the SAT and ACT, standardized tests that had dominated high school students’ minds for nearly one hundred years. Due to COVID-19 lockdown procedures, the College Board has been unable to administer the SAT and ACT tests. As such, many universities have adopted test-optional policies in the interim, creating a new frontier for college admissions as they navigate life without standardized tests.

Marching Band Has Begun Marching to Victory Again

The shining trumpet began the march, guiding the audience’s gaze to their black and green uniforms.

Shazam! Thunders Through the Theater

Lighting struck the ground, blowing the concrete to dust around him and the bright lightning bolt on his chest sparking as he uttered the word, “Shazam!”

Local Toddler Outraged He Can’t Watch Sesame Street Past 8 pm

Tossing and turning throughout the night, two-year-old Bradley Hopper made sure to ruin everyone’s night.

Lights, Camera, English!

Poems, improv, songs galore, what could make you want to come more?

POMS, Putting the Hospitality Back Into Competition

The Atholton POMS team hosted its first competition here at Atholton on February 2nd, but with some major key differences than one might expect from the competition.

An Inside Look of the Space RAIDers

by Evan Newman Staff Reporter January 18, 2019 Sparks flying, keys clacking, the robot is already starting to take shape. The Robotics Club is, well, a club that makes robots. The robots are made over […]

Same People, New Faces

The hilarity and community of AHI Tuna, Atholton’s improv club.

Meet Mr. Reuss

Meet Mr. Reuss, the newest addition to Atholton’s Special Ed. department!