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FUHS begins implementing CPR training

Photo Cred: Associated Press

Karen Martinez, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

In 2016, the state of California passed Assembly Bill AB-1719 which requires schools to implement CPR training as part of the health education course that students are required to take prior to graduating. This spring, FUHS officially began implementing this requirement by having all freshmen and seniors...

What happened to video announcements?

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Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

February 19, 2019

On Jan. 25, 2019, ASB announced that they would no longer continue creating a weekly announcements video, typically posted every Friday. This came as a surprise to many on campus, since video announcements have been a part of FUHS student’s Friday routine for many years. Video announcements origina...

FUHS campus now using drug-sniffing dogs

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Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

On Jan. 8, 2019, superintendent Scott Scambray issued a letter to the entire school district, stating that beginning Feb. 1, Contraband-Detection Dogs, or Drug-Sniffing Dogs, would be used on campus to detect illegal substances. Searches will be conducted on a regular, unannounced basis. The distr...

Open House shows off all that FUHS has to offer

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Alexandra Williams, Student Life Editor

January 24, 2019

Many thought that the rainy weather on Jan. 17 would prevent people from coming to the FUHS Open House, but they were wrong. The halls were filled with prospective students and parents seeing what FUHS has to offer. In fact, the weather caused administration to change the setup of Open House, possi...

Introducing Computer Science

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Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019

Computer Science, a class FUHS began offering just this year, teaches the importance of computers and how they fit into our world, through learning skills like coding. Mr. Oliva, the teacher, saw the benefits of having a class that offered a deeper understanding of computers and seized the opport...

Prom 2019: A Night to Remember

Photo of the Balboa Pavilion. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Drew Soderquist and Will Hollon, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

Our 2019 prom will be on Apr. 6 from 7:30 to 11 p.m. at the Balboa Pavilion. The theme will be “A Night to Remember.” The Balboa Pavilion is a majestic Victorian structure located in Newport Beach with beautiful views of the bay with floor-to-ceiling windows. The dance will be held in the Harbo...

FUHS gym condemned

Photo of the gym from the 1931 yearbook. Photo courtesy of Principal Rubio

Drew Soderquist, Editor-in-Chief

January 17, 2019

On Wed. Jan. 9th, an inspector from the Division of State Architect, (DSA) which oversees all K-12 schools and community colleges) examined the FUHS gym for an installation of an air conditioning. He instead ended with the verdict that the gym is completely unsafe to be in, let alone play in. The ...

2018 Choir Concert

Photo creds: Fullerton Joint Union High School website

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

On Friday, Dec. 14, the FUHS Choral Music Program will be hosting their annual concert “Sounds of the Season.” The concert will begin at 7 p.m. and will feature the talented Bass, Treble, and Concert Choirs along with Vocal Ensemble, and various soloists and small ensembles. There will also be...

Annual Winter Instrumental Music Concert

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Karen Martinez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

Tonight, Fri. Dec. 7, the FUHS Academy of the Arts will present the Winter Instrumental Music Concert at Plummer Auditorium from 7 to 9 p.m. This annual concert will feature Concert Band, Jazz Ensemble, Winter Guard, and Small Ensembles. Presale tickets are on sale online with VIP tickets set at ...

JROTC wins color guard competition

Photo Cred: Alanis Merritt

Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

At Kaiser High School in Fontana, our JROTC took home first place in varsity and second place in novice at their color guard competition on Oct. 27. Junior Seth Bergquist competed in the competition and is proud of how well the team did. “[The judges] said we were sharp with our movements, ou...

Speech presents annual fall showcase

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Jamie Ma, Editor in Chief

November 13, 2018

On Tues. Nov. 13, the speech and debate team will present their annual fall showcase in the Little Theatre. Novice members of the team will perform at 6pm, followed by a thirty minute intermission with a tostada bar dinner for guests. The varsity showcase following the intermission will feature win...

Rotary hosts 8th annual Jog-A-Thon

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Edward Lopez, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

On Nov. 3 2018, the Fullerton Rotary hosted its 8th annual Jog-A-Thon at FUHS. The event raised money to fund programs like the Boys and Girls Club and helping to end polio, while promoting literacy for youth in the community. FUHS programs were able to raise money for their own programs as well. The FUHS Sp...