The Pipeline

New scheduling changes introduced

Josie Shaffer, Opinion Editor

January 13, 2016


Filed under News

With second quarter near its end, the students of Pikesville High School are about to enter a new semester. This new semester signals to students that the end of the 2015-16 school year is quickly approaching. Students must now pick their schedules for the next school year, but this year the deadline...

JSU members embrace their religious roots

Brendan Varhaftik, Sports Editor

January 13, 2016


Filed under Student Life

The JSU, or Jewish Student Union, is a club here at Pikesville that attracts a large portion of the student population, both Jewish and non-Jewish. Whether it’s the warm smell of fresh pizza, the interactive conversations that take place, or the fun activities, many students enjoy spending their Thursday...

Episode VII takes nation by storm

Allen Khodab, Sports Editor

January 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

On Friday, December 17th, at midnight, millions of fans piled into movie theaters to watch the first public showing of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. People dressed up in stormtrooper costumes, brought along their lightsabers, and wore specially bought 3D Star Wars glasses that cost $20...

The true meaning of college “acceptance”

Naomi Hoch, Online Editor-in-Chief

January 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

As college acceptance, or rejection, letters arrive in the approaching months, applicants become able to measure the success of their cumulative high school careers. Little do they know that biases will very likely prevent them from attending the college of their dreams, even if they are more than qualified...

Low attendance for athletic events leads to a new thought

Morgan Anthony, Online-Editor-in-Chief

January 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Pikesville High School takes great pride in their fall, winter, and spring athletics. However, many athletic events and games lack spectators. Majority of parents attend sporting events rather than the students of PHS. In order to boost athletic support and fix the financial problem within the athletic...

New year, new contract: Superintendent possibilities

New year, new contract: Superintendent possibilities

Morgan Anthony, Online-Editor-in-Chief

January 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Along with the presidential debate, the Baltimore County Public School system also has a political decision to make. As of right now, Dr. S. Dallas Dance’s contract is expected to expire June of 2016, which leaves the Superintendent role, one of the most significant jobs within the school system, vacant....

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