• Yearbook Cover Theme Contest

    Yearbook Cover Theme Contest

    Emily Calvert and Maddie McNamee, Sentry Staff Reporters

    February 3, 2016

    Each year, the yearbook contains a theme for the entirety of the book to wrap up the year as a whole with one common topic. Some of the more notable themes from the past have been Stand out From the Crowd and Beyond. The theme is typically made up by the yearbook staff, but the school is filled with... READ MORE »»

    Past covers of the Yorktown yearbook

    Photo by Natalie Poole

  • We Like That: The Future of The Skins

    We Like That: The Future of The Skins

    Topher Wagner, Sentry Staff Reporter

    February 3, 2016

    Nearing the end of last summer, Washington Redskins’ head coach Jay Gruden called a press conference that would change the trajectory of the upcoming season. After an uninspiring 4-12 record during the prior season, compounded with even further regressions from former first round pick, quarterback... READ MORE »»

    Quarterback Kirk Cousins led the Redskins to a 9-7 record and a playoff appearance

    Photo from http://washington.cbslocal.com/2016/01/03/record-setting-day-for-redskins-qb-kirk-cousins/

  • Houdini in the Halls

    Houdini in the Halls

    Lauren Snyder, Sentry Staff Reporter

    February 3, 2016

    Over the years at our school, great talent has come and gone with the students who made our halls so memorable. Singers, dancers, even a couple impressionists all showed us their talent and made us clap in amazement. There is now a new act in our halls, and his name is Benjamin Tran. It is likely ... READ MORE »»

    Benji Tran, the magician of Yorktown High School

    Photo by Natalie Poole

  • 2B or not 2B

    2B or not 2B

    Beth Gentsch, Sentry Staff Reporter

    February 3, 2016

    We’ve heard of it before; the dreaded four-syllable word that often spews out of teachers’ mouths while warning us to never catch it. An epidemic that is universally known to high schoolers, parents, alumni, grandparents, bus drivers, etc: senioritis. As second semester looms upon the great horizon, many s... READ MORE »»

    Yorktown senior Maddie Silk experiencing senioritis

    Photo by Kate Cressey

  • The Renwick Comes to Life Again

    The Renwick Comes to Life Again

    Maddie Dettling, Sentry Staff Reporter

    February 3, 2016

    Stepping into the newly renovated Renwick Gallery on Pennsylvania Avenue is like walking into an art lover’s dream. With high white walls and ceilings, complete with LED lighting, the building has attracted thousands of locals and tourists alike since its reopening in November 2015. The opening exhi... READ MORE »»

    The Renwick Gallery in Washington D.C.

    Photo by Elizabeth Kelafant

The Renwick Comes to Life Again

The Renwick Comes to Life Again

Maddie Dettling, Sentry Staff Reporter

Stepping into the newly renovated Renwick Gallery on Pennsylvania Avenue is like walking into an art lover’s dream. With high white walls and ceilings, complete with LED lighting, the building has attracted thousands of loca...  Read More »

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Under a Rock

Under a Rock

Misha Putnam, Sentry Staff Reporter

No Child Left Behind has, well, been left behind. As the sun sets on Obama’s presidency, we are seeing a significant increase in wielded presidential power.  Most recently, the President signed a new law getting rid...  Read More »

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Sweet Dreams, Dreamy Puppy

Sweet Dreams, Dreamy Puppy

Rosie Eldridge, Sentry Staff Reporter

Dreamy Puppy was a pet and supply store in Chantilly, Virginia known for selling a wide selection of young dogs. Dreamy Puppy’s website claims that it sold the “healthiest puppies in the nation.” Despite its convinci...  Read More »

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We Like That: The Future of The Skins

We Like That: The Future of The Skins

Topher Wagner, Sentry Staff Reporter

Nearing the end of last summer, Washington Redskins’ head coach Jay Gruden called a press conference that would change the trajectory of the upcoming season. After an uninspiring 4-12 record during the prior season, compounded...  Read More »

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Lion Order

Lion Order

Ben Stoffel, Sentry Staff Reporter

“Major key,” “bless up,” and “another one” are phrases that you will almost definitely see if you scroll down the Twitter page of any high schooler at Yorktown. These funny, weird, almost non-...  Read More »

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Yorktown senior Maddie Silk experiencing senioritis

2B or not 2B

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Grammy Predictions

February 3, 2016

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Missoula Book Review

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