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Where is Patterson’s New School Building?

May 8, 2017
Where is Patterson’s New School Building?

In 2010, funding was approved to replace the whole Patterson High School building with a brand new one but little progress has been made since that time. Patterson High School has a poor facility condition which means that the school is pretty run-down and is now getting worn out. The Patterson Press decided to investigate the reason for this delay and discover what the plan is for the new building.

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Mindful Moment Interview and Update

January 22, 2017
Mindful Moment Interview and Update

I interviewed four staff members that work for the Holistic Life Institute’s Mindful Moment program at Patterson High School and this is what they said.

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E.M.T. seniors visit Fire Academy

January 21, 2017
EMT students get hands-on experience (Photo: Patterson Press)

Every Wednesday and Thursday, the seniors in the E.M.T. (Emergency Medical Technician) pathways at Patterson, Vivian Thomas, Douglass and Dunbar go to the Fire Academy on Pulaski Highway to learn E.M.T and fire training. This program prepares students for a career as an E.M.T. or firefighter after high school.

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Jonathan Ogden Club inspires students to help others

January 2, 2017
Jonathan Ogden Club inspires students to help others

The Jonathan Ogden Club is a popular club going on at Patterson High School. This club is based on a retired Ravens football player named Jonathan Ogden who has decided to sponsor Patterson High School. For over ten years this club has been active helping kids motivate themselves to try harder and do better for not only themselves but others as well.

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New nail tech students host Grand Opening

December 20, 2016
New nail tech students host Grand Opening

The new nail technology students had their Grand Opening on December 5, 2016. Every year, Ms. Bridgeforth sponsors a Grand Opening for her new students so people can get to know them. The new techs also have their official day to meet the new clients they will serve in the Cosmetic Services Salon. The new techs demonstrated the skills they have learned so far in the class. They provided complimentary manicures to the ladies from Our Lady of Fatima Senior Center. They serviced not only them, but also students and teachers at Patterson High School.

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Author speaks to students about surviving rape

December 20, 2016
Author speaks to students about surviving rape

Kenneth Rogers, author of “Raped Black Man,” visited Patterson High School on Dec 13, 2016, to talk to students about rape survivors.

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Baltimore City Schools should have more interactive field days

December 13, 2016

By: Christian Pietrowski Baltimore City Public schools aren’t as interactive as people may think. I think every city school should have at least one field day where the students go outside and play games and interact with each other. In other Maryland districts every school from elementary to High school do field days at least […]

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“Out of the Darkness” walk raises awareness about suicide prevention

November 29, 2016
“Out of the Darkness” walk raises awareness about suicide prevention

A student and a teacher from Patterson participated in a suicide prevention walk called Out of the Darkness on November 5th in and around Patterson Park. Between 500-600 people attended the walk, including Ms. Marchewka, the art teacher, and a student from Patterson.

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Gardening Club promises benefits for school and community

October 16, 2016
Gardening Club promises benefits for school and community

Ms. Steigner and Ms. Scott are working together with students at Patterson High School to develop a ongoing gardening club. It is their hope that this gardening club will impact students’ lives in a variety of ways.

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Patterson continues tradition with 6th annual community fair

October 16, 2016
Patterson continues tradition with 6th annual community fair

Patterson High School had its 6th annual Back to School Night and Community Fair on the evening of September 22, 2016. Students, teachers and family members met together in the cafeteria to share a night of fun.

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Patterson High School Feria Comunitaria y Regreso a la Escuela (SPANISH)

October 13, 2016
Patterson High School Feria Comunitaria y Regreso a la Escuela (SPANISH)

Note: This article is written in Spanish for the benefit of our Spanish language readers.

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5th Annual Patterson Community Fair Welcomes Students Back For Another Great Year

January 5, 2016
5th Annual Patterson Community Fair Welcomes Students Back For Another Great Year

By Valerie Flores Patterson High hosted its 5th annual Community Fair on September 24, 2015, in the cafeteria to welcome new students and old students back for another great school year. As always, there were so many people, from jobs like State Farm, to after-school programs that we have here at our school, like the […]

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