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FUHS celebrates 125 years

Photo Cred: Margeaux Lau

Issak Flores, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018

This tradition has lasted for over a century, and on Sept. 4, 2018 the district celebrated the 125th anniversary of our school with a ceremonial bell ringing. The event was organized by Principal Rubio and district member Leticia Lacuesta, an FUHS alumni that graduated in 1986 “It’s pretty amazing being a Fullerton alum because Fullerton is the flags...

FUHS remembers 9/11

JROTC paying respects to the tragedy of 911

Issak Flores, Staff writer

September 19, 2018

FUHS JROTC held a memorial for the wounded civilians and service men that lost their lives on Sept. 11 2001, when the United States experienced a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Almost 3,000 American citizens lost their lives in the attack. Though many FUHS students wer...

New additions to the FUHS electives department

Mrs. Oberlander 
Photo Cred: Josh Hanson

Drew Soderquist, Edward Lopez, Alexandra Williams, Karen Martinez, and Claire Valencia

September 19, 2018

Mrs. Markussen Following a five year break from teaching to raise her five-year-old daughter and three-year-old son, Mrs. Emily Markussen has filled the newly open role of Speech and Debate coach. “I’ve been doing this for a dozen years and this is the most funding I have ever had,” Markussen sai...

New Additions to the FUHS Social Studies Department

Photo Cred: Josh Hanson

Karen Martinez, Alexandra Williams, Drew Soderquist, and Audry Jeong

September 19, 2018

Angelica Garcia Thirteen years ago, Angelica Garcia graduated from FUHS as a student of the 2005 senior class. After working as a student teacher at Sunny Hills, Ms. Garcia has returned to the Fullerton campus as a world and US history teacher. “I’m grateful to be back here because this where...

Homecoming: “Through the Ages”

ASB rolls out the theme reveal.                                     

Photo by Claire Valencia

Claire Valencia, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

This year is Fullerton’s 125th anniversary, to mark this special year, the Homecoming dance theme is “Through the Ages.” ASB has worked very hard this year to bring us from the past to the present in this years dance. Make sure to also go to this year's Homecoming football game on Friday Oct. 5. Ther...

FUHS introduces Song

FUHS introduces Song

Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018

FUHS Song is a new cheer and dance hybrid team that performs with Varsity Cheer at football games and other school functions. “Song is like a joint of cheer. We go to football games and we cheer with varsity cheer, but our dances are more dance technique instead of cheer which is sharp,” junior Gr...

JROTC wins national championship for academic leadership

JROTC wins national championship for academic leadership

Nathan Smith and Issak Flores

September 4, 2018

On Jun. 24, the FUHS JROTC won the JROTC Academic and Leadership Bowl in Washington D.C. FUHS won with a final score of 280-200 against Simon G. Atkins Academic and Technology High School from Winston-Salem, NC. “There’s a preliminary competition and it’s online,” Miller said. “50% of...

Ribbon cutting ceremony for new MSA building

Ribbon cutting ceremony for new MSA building

Jamie Ma, Editor-In-Chief

August 28, 2018

The FUHS Academy of the Arts celebrated the opening of the Music-Speech-Arts (MSA) building on Thurs., Aug. 23 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Renovations include the Black Box Theatre, Little Theatre, a new photo room, a photo gallery, Instrumental Music room, Choral Music room, and a multi-funct...

2018 prom court winners

Shown above is the 2018 prom court. Photo courtesy of ASB.

Alexandra Williams, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

The four prom court members were officially crowned on Apr. 7. King and queen were seniors Yale Yang and Melanie Franze. Prince and princess were juniors Boaz Yousling and Chase de Gala. Most of the court was surprised that their peers voted for them. “It was really cool to be crowned,” Fran...

FUHS hosts second annual Powder Puff game

Photo courtesy of Victoria Williams.

Amanda Foglesong, Sports Editor

April 12, 2018

Junior and senior girls will be participating in FUHS’s Second Annual Powder Puff game tomorrow, April 13, in the stadium at 7 p.m. Tickets will be sold for five dollars from either a Powder Puff player or at the door. In addition, ASB will be partnering with Pathways of Hope, and will be accepting ...

Success at the Speech and Debate State Qualifiers

The team shows off their trophies. Photo courtesy of Priscilla Merritt.

Emma Kelly, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

On March 3, students from the FUHS speech and debate team qualified to go to State Championships. A great opportunity for the 26 qualified students, the tournament promises big rewards. Junior Thomas Kim emphasized that the qualifiers are not much different from typical tournaments except for the fact th...

The 2018 Flu Season

Immunizations are important this flu season. Source:

Jamie Ma, Student Life/Lifestyle Editor

March 20, 2018

Influenza, commonly referred to as the flu, hospitalizes an average of 200,000 Americans and kills 36,000 every year. However, as the “flu season” has become a annual occurrence, flu related deaths rarely make headlines. Why now, during the 2018 flu season, is the word plastered all over the new...