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FHS students compete in national LifeSmarts competition

FHS students compete in national LifeSmarts competition

Gracie Warda, Assistant Online Editor

April 26, 2019

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...

Opinion: Teachers should give extra credit for non-academic things

Angelina Vitarelli, Writer

April 24, 2019

Recently, a few teachers at Fenton have given students the opportunity to earn “extra credit” through non-academic means. One of the ways they have done so are through purchasing supplies for the classroom. Extra credit can be an opportunity to fix a grade or improve performance in a class, regardless...

Get to know Fenton’s IB coordinator, Kelly Boike

Get to know Fenton’s IB coordinator, Kelly Boike

Angelina Vitarelli, Writer

April 22, 2019

Kelly Boike, Fenton’s International Baccalaureate (IB) coordinator since the year of 2005, has numerous roles within her occupation: IB Coordinator, Extended Essay Coordinator, DEEP Coordinator and Early/Middle College Coordinator. “I’ve been an educator for 20 years, and I value lifelong learning...

Students have limited rights on school property to ensure the safety of others

Ellie Vasbinder, Assistant Print Editor

April 19, 2019

The Bill of Rights in the Constitution clearly states the civil liberties we have as people, specifically in the first amendment: freedom of religion, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom of assembly and the freedom to petition. Because public schools are run by the government, they must...

Local magician brings magic and mystery into the spotlight

Local magician brings magic and mystery into the spotlight

Tyler Soule, Sports Editor

April 18, 2019

The magician grabs his props and prepares to wow the crowd. The crowd stays hooked through each movement he does. They are trying to figure out every step of his trick, but a magician should never reveal their secrets and he has many distractions along the way. The music gets louder, quickly approaching...

12 schools, two divisions for the 2019 Flint Metro League

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2019

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,...