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FUHS welcomes new principal

FUHS welcomes new principal

Kaya Ortega, Opinion Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under New Staff, News, School News, Showcase

Last Thursday FUHS welcomed a new principal into the Tribe family. Mrs. Laura Rubio previously held the title of Assistant Principal at Troy High School. Now she is preparing herself to take on the ultimate leadership role at FUHS. Rubio started her career in Santa Ana as a history teacher and e...

Goyal says goodbye to FUHS

Goyal says goodbye to FUHS

Isabella Gomez, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

After four, fun-filled years of serving as principal of FUHS, Rani Goyal parted ways with our campus on Friday. Her new position is in Santa Rosa, where she will work as Director of Curriculum for grades seventh through twelfth. Her job allows her to interact with other principals and teachers in an ef...

Senior Day promotes college readiness

Senior Day promotes college readiness

Tara Patton, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Editorials, School News, Showcase

On Oct. 11, the FUHS administration held a seniors only, college prep day where students attended four different workshops intended to make the process of transitioning to college life simpler. Throughout the day, students received guidance from english teachers on how to effectively write a college e...

Walk to end Polio

Walk to end Polio

Maya Chavez, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

This year’s Rotary End Polio Now Jog-a-Thon will be hosted at Fullerton Union High School’s newly renovated stadium. The event, which starts at 9 a.m. tomorrow, is dedicated to help end Polio—an easily preventable virus which causes paralysis and muscle loss. The jog-a-thon offers an easy way to become ...

FUHS history through pictures

FUHS  history through pictures

Melanie Pinzon, News/Feature Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

Attending a school with such a long and intriguing history can have it’s perks; with architecture as old as the city itself, FUHS has seen the heights and the downfalls of each era through its cracking cement walls. I took the liberty of looking through old historical documents to find the most i...

New FUHS staff looks forward

New FUHS staff looks forward

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Featured, School News, Showcase

With a new school year comes new faculty and FUHS has plenty of new faces this year. And all are ready to join the FUHS community and become an “Indian For Life.” Agriculture teacher Summer Davis worked at both Norte Vista and Buena Park High School before coming to Fullerton, but couldn’t ...

FUHS Speech and Debate have national success

FUHS Speech and Debate have national success

Jamie Ma, Student Life Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Programs, Featured, School News, Showcase, Student Life

Hoping to continue decades of success at the National Speech and Debate Association tournament in June 2018, the FUHS speech and debate team has already begun preparing through their annual summer camp and preseason practices. The team spends over 112 hours writing, memorizing, and practicing speeche...

Moshing: an unjust school prohibition or a great way to have fun?

Moshing: an unjust school prohibition or a great way to have fun?

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

 The concept of allowing students to mosh at dances has become a topic of discussion after the pausing of this year’s Highlight dance due to excessive moshing. For those who don’t know, “moshing” is a form of dance that involves violently jumping and deliberately colliding with other dance...

Matthew Flynn crowned this year’s “Mr. Fullerton”

Matthew Flynn crowned this year’s “Mr. Fullerton”

Meghan Taylor, Copy Editor

April 23, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

On Apr. 12, Matthew Flynn was crowned this year’s Mr. Fullerton after a night filled with laughter and dancing. Flynn worked with two other nominees, Alex Gotch and Josiah Haugen, to come up with their talent. It included all three boys performing their own personal talent at the same time—an ...

Video announcements: why they’re crucial to students

Video announcements: why they’re crucial to students

Myah Phillips, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

Video announcements are a major source of information for students of FUHS. For junior ASB member Caitlin Williamson, the video announcements play a huge role in her membership, as she edits, films and puts together the videos that are to be presented to all students on campus. Each week, Williamson...

Thespian officers fight for the future of arts education in public schools

Thespian officers fight for the future of arts education in public schools

Tara Patton, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

Arts education has proven time and time again to be a positive source of student creativity and a benefit to students in not only academic classes, but also later on in their careers. Still, the future of arts education is once again at risk of being defunded. Theatre Director Michael Despars ...

AP/IB junior starts petition to defend provocative novel

AP/IB junior starts petition to defend provocative novel

Emily Brezarich, News editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

Many works of literature are considered controversial. Novels like "The Catcher in the Rye" and "To Kill a Mockingbird" were sometimes banned in school classrooms for their suggestive content. Here at FUHS, the novel, "The Handmaid's Tale," which is being taught in Leonardo Indelicato's AP/IB English...