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Rockbridge's Mayowa Taiwo proving she's the real deal

1/28/2018

"There’s no doubting Mayowa Taiwo’s athletic talent.As a three-sport athlete at Rockbridge Academy in Millersville, it might have been tough for Taiwo to get looks from college scouts. Sure, her numbers are gaudy, but some might question the talent she faces..."

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What's Up? Teachers 2018: Meet our local inspirational leaders in the classroom!

1/25/2018

"Meet this year’s What’s Up? Teachers—private school teachers who go above and beyond their classroom duties to not only educate and inspire their students, but engage the school community as a whole. Each of the following teachers have been nominated by their heads of school for these ...

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Towne Salute: Florence August of GiGi’s Playhouse

1/11/2018

Being a mother of four is a gift in itself. But, being a mother of four with one child having Down Syndrome … that’s a blessing in disguise. 

While the beginning was tough, Florence August had no idea the impact her daughter Olivia (20), one of her triplets, was going ...

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Small school means big opportunities to Rockbridge AD Palumbo

1/3/2018

"Rockbridge Academy in Millersville has a K-12 student body of 347 this year. Of those students, 163 are in the Upper School — seventh through 12th grades — and about 110 are of high school age. By all accounts, it’s one of the smallest high schools in Anne Arundel County, according ...

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Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

11/14/2017

"Each year on Veterans Day, Rockbridge Academy honors those who have served in our nation’s military by holding a wreath-laying ceremony at Baldwin Memorial United Methodist Church. Numerous veterans and their family members as well as elected officials, Rotarians, members of Veterans of Foreign Wars, and students and faculty ...

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United Soccer Coaches/Max Preps HS State Players of the Week (Girls)

10/20/2017

KANSAS CITY, MO. (Via United Soccer Coaches) – United Soccer Coaches and MaxPreps announced the 31 boys and 25 girls who have been named the Fall United Soccer Coaches/MaxPreps High School State Players of the Week for their on-field efforts from October 2-8....

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Anne Arundel Bar Foundation Announces Essay Contest Winners

7/19/2017
The Anne Arundel Bar County Bar Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its annual High School Essay Contest:
 

1st Place ($500): Annabel Mungan, Rockbridge Academy
2nd Place ($250): Teddy Frederick, South River High School
3rd Place ($100): Luke Sheldon, Rockbridge Academy

The contest was open to all public ...

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Capital Gazette's 2017 Outstanding Student Achievers

4/21/2017

Congratulations to Juniors Ben Cooley, Grace Sweeney, and Jeremy Crawford!

Benjamin Cooley is a multi-talented student. He has earned a perfect 4.0 GPA at Rockbridge Academy while taking the most difficult course load. Notably, he has earned Magna Cum Laude in the National Latin Exam and in the national ...

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What’s Up? Teachers 2017: Meet inspirational leaders in the classroom

3/15/2017

"Meet this year’s What’s Up? Teachers—private school teachers who go above and beyond their classroom duties to not only educate and inspire their students, but engage the school community as a whole. Each of the following teachers have been nominated by their heads of school for these ...

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Olivia McCarrick, Class of 2015, Named Athlete of the Week at Gordon College

3/3/2017

Gordon College sophomore Olivia McCarrick (Rockbridge Academy Class of 2015) was named the Gordon Athlete of the Week on Tuesday after a big time performance against Mount Holyoke in the home opener on Saturday. 

"Sophomore Olivia McCarrick (Glen Burnie, Md.) assumed her role as the team's top returning scorer ...

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