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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 24, 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...

Annual College and Career Fair highlights future opportunities for students

Annual College and Career Fair highlights future opportunities for students

Madilyn Marks, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News

The College and Career Fair, hosted by ASB last Thursday, showcased over 50 colleges and universities. “[ASB was] really excited for the event because we’re excited to give everyone such amazing opportunities for their future,¨ said ASB student Gracelynn Basas. The event kicked off with an energe...

Christian Club to host Beauty from Ashes

Christian Club to host Beauty from Ashes

Emily Brezarich, News editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

This year, FUHS Christian Club’s Beauty from Ashes looks to empower attendees with a combination of music, spoken word, skits and more. An annual event, Beauty from Ashes  invites high school girls everywhere to enjoy a night of pampering and enlightenment in Jesus Christ. The girls will be serv...

FUHS goes 1-1 with Chromebooks

FUHS goes 1-1 with Chromebooks

Allison Park, A&E Editor

February 4, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

FUHS will officially be 1-1 with Chromebooks by Feb. 17th. Seniors, juniors and sophomores will receive their Chromebooks from Feb. 6-10, while an entire week, Feb. 13-17, will be dedicated to the freshmen. Students have no need to worry about receiving their Chromebooks. With no traffic in the line, an en...

Students respond to Netflix tax

Students respond to Netflix tax

Allison Park, A&E Editor

February 3, 2017


Filed under News, School News, World News

Fullerton students express their discontent and confusion with the highly discussed “Netflix Tax,” which over 45 California cities are considering passing. This 9.4 % video streaming tax would make Netflix membership prices increase from $9.99 to $10.93—nearing an additional dollar a month. P...

School lockdown reinforces need for lanyards

School lockdown reinforces need for lanyards

Myah Phillips, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

The unexpected happened yesterday when reports revealed that there was a man walking down Chapman near the FUHS campus with a knife at around 7:40 a.m. Principal Rani Goyal immediately put the school in lockdown. Students who arrived on campus for 1st period were told to go to the nearest classroom they...