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Senior Class plays tug-of-war

Best moments from the 2019 Pep Rally

Megan Clinton, Sarah Lambert, and Olaiya Lewis October 2, 2019

Check out the slideshow below to see the best photos from the 2019 Pep Rally.   See the slideshow below for even more moments from the Pep Rally.

An interception is made by Mason.

Scenes from the 2019 Homecoming football game

Stella Turner, Features Editor September 30, 2019


Spirit Week 2019 Rundown

Spirit Week 2019 Rundown

Olaiya Lewis, Staff Reporter September 20, 2019

Spirit Week Every day, Spirit week themes are different. Be sure to go all-out and show your school spirit - make Mason proud!  Pep Rally The Mason Pep Rally is during the seventh block on Friday,...

two girls smile while sitting at a table

Top spirit week photos

Sarah Lambert, Managing Editor September 20, 2018

Monday: Tacky Tourists Day Tuesday: America Day Wednesday: Hippie Day Thursday: 2000s Day Friday: Mason Day  

Cheerleaders pump their fists in the air as part of their routine for the pep rally.

Top 10 best moments from the 2018 pep rally

Anna Tarter, Managing Editor September 20, 2018

The main gym, affectionately known as "the Pit", was buzzing on Friday, September 14. The competition was intense and student's school spirit was at an all time high. Check out the ten best moments from...

Football player runs with the ball surrounded by other players.

Mustangs rout Nelson County at Homecoming game

Sam Mostow, Advertising & Social Media Editor September 20, 2018

On the gloomy Friday night, September 14, with Hurricane Florence moving away from Falls Church and Homecoming had student spirit high, George Mason (3-0 overall, 1-0 in Bull Run District) demolished the...

A pair of tickets to the 2018 homecoming dance. Students started buying tickets on the 5th day of school.

Early homecoming again?

Sierra Sulc and Olaiya Lewis September 13, 2018
Traditionally, homecoming occurs in mid-to-late October, like our neighbors McLean and Yorktown High Schools. So why is ours so early?
Two boys arm wrestling

Homecoming for Dummies: A Beginner’s Guide to the Dance of the Season

Sneha Parthasarathy September 18, 2017

Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly listed ticket prices to the Homecoming dance as $25. The tickets are only $20. This article has been updated to reflect the correct price.  If...

Coming to understand our earlier Homecoming

Coming to understand our earlier Homecoming

Editorial Board September 13, 2017

As summer comes to an end and the school year begins, the numerous “back to school” traditions commence. September brings the first day of school, the first football game, and, probably, your first...

What’s going on in the SCA?

What’s going on in the SCA?

Hannah Seiken December 20, 2016

From class fundraisers to the anticipated annual homecoming pep rally, the George Mason Student Council Association (SCA) works hard to plan events throughout the school year. The SCA has already executed...

A sample T-shirt for the class of 2020 with the Mustang in the front and a large

Class shirts cause class conflicts

Grace Hughes November 10, 2016

“The Dab. Harambe. The Freshman Class of 2020. 2016 was quite a year, huh?” This student submitted t-shirt slogan did not stray far from many of the ideas for the class shirts pitched to the freshman...

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