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Students dress as Latino gang members, teacher on administrative leave

Students dress as Latino gang members, teacher on administrative leave

Gracie Warda, Tyler Soule, Online Editor in Chief, Print Editor in Chief

May 21, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Taking inspiration from a “Key and Peele” episode, some members of the class of 2019 dressed as Latino gang members, often called “Cholos,” on May 16. These students, along with one teacher (whose identifying information is not being released), are now under investigation by the administrati...

The softball facilities receive renovations

The softball facilities receive renovations

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor

May 16, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Many additions have been made to the softball facilities this spring, including a cement dual batting cage, a speaker system, newly painted sheds with the Fenton “F”, and tiger eye murals inside the dugouts. “The painting in the dugouts is super unique,” senior Natalie Thomas said, “but ...

Administration schedules make-up days to accommodate snow day allowance

Administration schedules make-up days to accommodate snow day allowance

Amber Kelly, Opinion Editor

May 15, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The Fenton School year suffered from 12 snow days in the 2018-19 school year. Due to the cancellations, Fenton will be adding three make up days to the year. Superintendent Adam Hartley sent out an official memo regarding these changes, which can be found here.   ...

Fenton places second overall at annual FML Math and Science Competition

Fenton places second overall at annual FML Math and Science Competition

Taron Masi, Online Editor

May 10, 2019


Filed under News

Since the 80s, the Flint Metro League has brought their brightest students together to compete for prizes in several different science and math categories at the annual Math and Science Competition. This year’s competition took place on Apr. 25th at Holly High School. Junior Megan Beemer, who took t...

Flint has been at a clean water deficit for five years

Flint has been at a clean water deficit for five years

Andrea Elsholz, Features Editor

May 9, 2019


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

The Flint General Motors Truck Assembly plant stopped using Flint tap water when it started corroding engine parts. But it was also corroding the lead pipes that brought water to the city. On April 24, 2014, one metal transformed Flint. Five years later the people of Flint find they still lack a necessit...

Michigan Interscholastic Press Association awards individuals on InPrint staff

Michigan Interscholastic Press Association awards individuals on InPrint staff

Tyler Soule, Sports Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On April 23, 2019, members of the InPrint, Fentonian and photography staffs traveled to Lansing for the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA). MIPA recognizes student journalists across the state of Michigan, InPrint staffers among them. See below for a list of awards given. ...

Fenton InPrint wins Gold Crown award from Columbia Scholastic Press Association

Fenton InPrint wins Gold Crown award from Columbia Scholastic Press Association

Gracie Warda, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

May 2, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

For the first time in roughly 16 years, the 2017-2018 InPrint staff was awarded a Gold Crown by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA). In addition, the 2019 Fentonian staff received a Silver Crown from CSPA. “I think that it speaks very highly of the quality of the program,” adviser P...

FHS students compete in national LifeSmarts competition

FHS students compete in national LifeSmarts competition

Gracie Warda, Assistant Online Editor

April 26, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On April 12-19, students from business teacher Bruce Burwitz’s classes traveled to Orlando, Florida for the nationwide LifeSmarts competition. Seniors Evelyn Eck, Ted Graves, Andrew Fox and junior Joel Diccion competed against teams across the nation in a quiz bowl style environment. “There were...

12 schools, two divisions for the 2019 Flint Metro League

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2019


Filed under News

After a two-year process of finalizing the new bylaws of the Flint Metro League, Fenton athletics will now participate in a two-division, 12 school league starting with the 2019-2020 school year. Beginning next fall , there will be two different divisions--Stars and Stripes--within the league. Fenton,...

Fenton InPrint members attend CSPA conference

Fenton InPrint members attend CSPA conference

Hannah Young, Writer

April 2, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Video

Members of the Fenton InPrint travelled to New York City, March 19-22, for the Columbia Scholastic Press Association Conference. Out of 1,181 digital, print newspapers, magazines and yearbooks published during the 2017-2018 academic year, Fenton InPrint received  the CSPA Gold Crown Award at the confe...

Fenton students participate in Tri County Ninja competition

Fenton students participate in Tri County Ninja competition

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On March 15-17, local business Tri County Ninja hosted its first Ultimate Ninja Athlete Association (UNAA) competition. Among those who attended the competition, were employees at the gym there to compete rather than coach. “Watching my fellow employees run was very cool,” coach and senior Noah...

IB theatre prepares to perform ‘Steel Magnolias’

IB theatre prepares to perform ‘Steel Magnolias’

Taron Masi, Online Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under News

In the past two months, there have been 10 snow days. During those 10 days the IB Theatre class was unable to rehearse for their upcoming show, Steel Magnolias. “During some of the snow days,” junior Gabi Blumenschein said, “we would come in and rehearse. The snow days slowed us down a bit a...