Red Team Sarah Kelekoma (butterfly cape), Karina Francis, (hat), Nolan Shirk and Ian Klatzker (right) competed against the Blue Team from  La Costa Canyon High School on Oct. 22. The team will face La Habra High School in a match on Nov. 18.

November Briefly

Tribe Tribune Staff November 10, 2021

ComedySportz faces La Habra team on Nov. 18 The FUHS ComedySportz team will play host to La Habra High School’s comedy improv team on Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Little Theater. Tickets are $7 and can...

Seniors will have an opportunity to work on college applications on Oct. 13.

Seniors to get help with college applications Oct. 13

Alia Noll, Managing Editor October 10, 2021

Senior Garrett Fan has 26 college applications to fill out before Jan. 1.  “Half of the colleges are reach schools and the other half… I just do not have a positive outlook,” Fan said. “There...

Students must wear face coverings at the Oct. 16 Homecoming dance. This facemask is available for $14.99 at

Campus Update

Tribe Tribune Staff October 10, 2021

ASB opts for gender neutral Homecoming Court By Ami Ishikawa and Alyson Jeong The Fullerton ASB has decided this year to crown Homecoming Royalty instead of a Homecoming Queen and King. In other...

The Fullerton Auditorium upgrades will not be completed until June 2022.

Auditorium retrofitting scheduled to be done June 1

Crews to make building earthquake resistant, handicap-accessible
Laila Diaz and Ruby Miller October 6, 2021

Student musicians, actors, dancers and singers are finally allowed to perform in front of live audiences. However, the Fullerton Auditorium (formerly called Plummer) will not be available to showcase...

The American Scholastic Association was impressed with the Tribe Tribune’s creativity this year, especially with photos like this one depicting the baking frenzy during the pandemic.

Tribe Tribune wins first place for photos, layout

Alejandra Rodriguez, Managing Editor June 4, 2021

Competing against 150 schools nationwide, the Tribe Tribune captured first place for Best Overall Photography and first place for Outstanding Layout in the 2020-2021 American Scholastic Association...

Emily Ruiz committed to Harvard University at signing day on April 29. Photo courtesy of Emily Ruiz.

Valedictorian to help people through STEM passion

Class of 2021 Academic Spotlight
Alexandra Williams, Editor-in-Chief May 20, 2021

Valedictorian Emily Ruiz has always known she wanted a career in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math). “I’ve always loved STEM,” Ruiz said. “In elementary school, I would go to Raytheon...

Senior Nicholas Caluyas friend drawing a self portrait of him on a balloon. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Caluya.

Caluya earns Salutatorian honor

Class of 2021 Academic Spotlight
Clerene Palean, Staff Writer May 20, 2021

Earning the full IB Diploma is frankly a ton of rigorous work. Senior Nicholas Caluya took 7 classes every semester of high school, except for the two semesters when he took 8 classes. Yes, 8. It’s...

Senior Samantha Dennis performing at Friday night football games with the FUHS Varsity Song Team. Photo courtesy of Samantha Dennis.

Dennis’s leadership helps others

Class of 2021 Choir Spotlight
Lamya Saade, Staff Writer May 20, 2021

“Do we come in on three or four?” asks a confused choir student. “It’s on the downbeat,” says soprano section leader Samantha Dennis.  “What exactly should I record for my audition?”...

Senior Jonathan Ugarte will go to Fullerton College and major in Criminal Justice.

Ugarte finds best self in choral program

Class of 2021 Choir Spotlight
Lamya Saade, Staff Writer May 19, 2021

Senior Jonathan Ugarte has been an active member of Fullerton’s choral program ever since he was a freshman, participating in Men’s Chorus, Men’s Ensemble, and Vocal Ensemble throughout the years. However,...

Fullerton JROTC members were at the Homecoming game on April 16. Photo by Alexandra Williams.

JROTC Leadership Team prepares for D.C. competition

Clerene Palean, Staff Writer April 22, 2021

What are the four JROTC winning colors and their corresponding traits? Answer: Brown/Leader, Green/Planner, Red/Adventurer, Blue/Relater. When was the United States Army established? Answer: June 14,...

BEAST students create eerie props like this zombified hand designed by Isaac Freeman.

April Briefly

Jameson Oates, News Editor April 22, 2021

BEAST students create creepy cool projects Despite Distance Learning BEAST students have created several cool projects this year including prop hammers and hand molds. In the MADE class, students have...

The Indians defeated Pacifica 31-8 in a non-league game March 12. The marching band was not cleared to perform for the game, but the musicians are invited to play starting April 2. Photo by Arashk Alivandi.

Band given OK to perform at football games

Alexandra Williams, Editor-in-Chief March 17, 2021

After more than a year without performances, the FUHS band is scheduled to play at the next home football game on April 2. Though sports were able to continue practicing throughout the past few months,...

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