The Tribe Tribune

Congratulations, Mr. Serna!

Congratulations, Mr. Serna!

Madison Velez, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

Fernando Serna was awarded classified staff member of the year for Fullerton Union High School. Serna has been working in the district for 15  years and at FUHS for five months. Serna, a FUHS alumni, loves the diverse culture and beautiful open campus.  “Being able to work with such a wide...

Teacher of the Year: Maggie Crail

Teacher of the Year: Maggie Crail

Cordelia Tran, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

On Feb. 16, FUHS announced art teacher Maggie Crail as the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year. Crail has been part of the FUHS family since 2000, making this her 18th year as an Indian. Crail is beloved by both staff and students, and is a teacher who truly cares about her students, which is clearly ...

New year, new campus security

New year, new campus security

Megan Kim, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under New Staff, News, School News, Showcase

This school year FUHS has welcomed many new faces to its growing staff. New campus security Frank Ramirez is just one of the many this school has grown to love. A Marine Corps Veteran, Ramirez also served in “Operation Desert Storm” prior to becoming campus security. Ramirez transferred to FUHS from Sonora High...

FUHS production “Secret in the Wings” wins best play in Orange County

FUHS production “Secret in the Wings” wins best play in Orange County

Tara Patton, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2018


Filed under A&E, News, School News, Showcase

CETA, or the California Educational Theatre Association, gives students the opportunity to participate in high school and middle school theatre festivals, as well as other events to guarantee high quality theatre education for all students. FUHS was nominated and won best play in all of Orange County for...

FUHS’s first annual Powder Buff tournament

FUHS’s first annual Powder Buff tournament

Amanda Foglesong, Sports Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

For the first time in FUHS volleyball history, "Powder Buff" is blurring the lines of female only sports. Switching it up, Powder Buff has girls on the sidelines as coaches, and boys on the volleyball court. In previous years, senior Alexandra Pace proposed “Peach Fuzz,” which is a common name used for eve...

Marching band’s successful season

Marching band’s successful season

Alexandra Williams, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

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...

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 ...