Year: 2019

Prank or Fire Drill?

Severna Park, MD – 7 NOV – Severn School By Severn Current Student Solana Page At 2:00 pm on November 6, the fire alarm went off and caused a frenzy. The alarm could only be heard in Creeden and students immediately questioned the legitimacy of the alarm. Everyone shared laughs and continued to talk as…

7 NOV — Severna Park I interviewed Severn School Freshman Brandon Taub about his picnic table that he made for his friends. Here is our conversation: Maddi: Why did you make this picnic table? Brandon: First, I made the table because the benches were very crowded and me and my friends along with others were…

Curriculum Food for thought at Severn? Italy First Country to Require Study of Climate Change in Schools

Severn School has a great curriculum, and I believe the school attempts to revisit, study, and even modernize it on a fairly consistent basis. Is it time to take some curriculum advice from Italy? The Editorial Staff at the Severn Current identified “climate change” as one of our very top “long news” categories…. so this,…

A Hero Lost: Elijah Cummings

OCT 28 — Severna Park Congressman Elijah Cummings, who represented the 7th Maryland district for 23 years, died on October 17, 2019. Many people are surprised and horrified because he was only 68, but he had had two surgeries in the past year, for his knee and his heart, that may have led to the…