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Which FUHS History Squad member are you most like?

Which FUHS History Squad member are you most like?

Isabella Gomez and Gillian Hodgden

January 17, 2018

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Advice on how to deal with Senioritis

Senior Rory Burt exhibits early symptoms of Senioritis---the classic in-class nap. Photo courtesy of Melanie Pinzon.

Melanie Pinzon, News Editor

January 11, 2018

As winter approaches, the temperatures are dropping, and so is the motivation of my fellow senior classmates. “Senioritis” is a common term used by most graduating classes to describe a certain point in their high school academic careers, a point in which they realize they just can’t be bothered t...

NHS donates blankets with Project Linus

NHS members make no-sew blankets to give to children. Photo courtesy of Mike Muhovich.

Maya Chavez, Staff Writer

December 21, 2017

Through service project Project Linus, FUHS’s National Honors Society made blankets to keep impoverished children warm during the holiday season. On Dec. 15, the NHS members met in the lower library to create blankets. The groups knotted the cut ends of the fabric together or tied two fabrics on top...

Culinary Arts 2017 Annual Gingerbread House Contest

The Santa's 1st Stop gingerbread house. Photo courtesy of Anthony Rugama.

Anthony Rugama, Staff Writer

December 21, 2017

The FUHS Culinary Arts Academy held their 2017 Annual Gingerbread House Contest for Restaurant I and II students. This contest gives students the opportunity to showcase their hard work and knowledge in the form of a holiday tradition. Below are the winners of the competition. 1st Place- Christmas in Radiator Springs ...

FUHS students reflect on their favorite gifts

Photo courtest of Google Images.

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

December 19, 2017

During the holidays, we rush to get our loved ones the perfect gift--something that they’ll never forget. However, we don’t just love to give. We love to get. The following FUHS students looked back through the holidays and described the best presents they’ve ever received and given. ...

Cultural holidays at FUHS

Junior Daphne Escandor's family gathering. Photo provided by Escandor family (2013).

Jamie Ma, Student Life/Lifestyle Editor

December 15, 2017

As holiday season rolls around, families gear up to celebrate. However, the holiday season in Southern California is unique due to the abundance of diverse cultures here. Christmas is celebrated by most American families, including junior Elizabeth Jewell’s. Jewell’s traditions include eating lamb...

The History Tree

Mike Muhovich puts a student's ornament on the Christmas Tree. Photo by Jamie Ma.

Megan Kim, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

Every year around the holidays, history teacher Mike Muhovich puts up a plain Christmas tree and allows his AP European history students to create history-themed ornaments to decorate it. The “History Tree,” as Muhovich has coined it, not only reflects the holiday spirit, but also serves as an e...

A guide to gifts: love language edition

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Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

December 8, 2017

The holiday season is upon us, which can only mean one thing: ‘tis the season for gift giving. Now, if you’re like me, then you struggle to find the perfect gift for people and end up indecisively scouring the mall for any gift other than socks, mugs or candles. Luckily, there’s an easy solution: love la...

How to survive college applications

Photo courtesy of flickr.

Isabella Gomez, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

While everyone sings “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” seniors cry that “It’s the Most Stressful Time of the Year.”

Marching band’s successful season

Marching band prepared long and hard throughout the season.

Alexandra Williams, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

On Nov. 11, FUHS’s marching band competed at El Modena High School for the California State Band Championships (CSBC) Semifinals tournament. Marching band chose difficult music this year, making their performance more complex than many of the other schools. Although they did not make it to finals this year, band members senior Natalia Perez and senior S...

Savannah Zaragoza: First female FUHS football player

Freshman Savannah Zaragoza. Photo by Anthony Rugama.

Jamie Ma, Student Life/Lifestyle Editor

November 17, 2017

Traditionally, high school football is exclusive to male players, but not at FUHS. Being the first girl to play on the football team at FUHS, freshman Savannah Zaragoza is leaving her mark in FUHS history. According to Coach Gus Martinez, Zaragoza is the only girl to make it through training to the...

FUHS students celebrate fall

FUHS students celebrate fall

Maya Chavez, Jacquelin Arreola

November 9, 2017

The Farm Fall Festival on Oct. 28 has officially kicked off the fall festivities for FUHS. The seasonal festival included a cake walk, chili cook off, and games like cornhole and a duck pond game where people used fishing rods to retrieve rubber ducks. Attendees could also visit the petting zoo f...