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Fenton High’s virtual learning plan

Fenton High's virtual learning plan

Emmy Johnson, Writer

May 13, 2020

COVID-19 has swept the globe causing a mandatory stay-at-home order to be put in place. FHS has switched to teaching students online, like many other schools in the United States, making the faculty explore new ways to ensure students are getting the education and resources they need. In early April, w...

Opinion: Online schooling is detrimental to students’ learning

Opinion: Online schooling is detrimental to students' learning

Angelina Vitarelli, Writer

April 29, 2020

On March 12, Fenton High School students attended their last full day of school of the 2019-2020 school year, although they didn’t know it at the time. The decision to close schools for the remainder of the year was announced by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on April 2, to prevent the spread of COVID-...

How to keep motivation up after spring break

How to keep motivation up after spring break

Chloe Couch, Writer

April 13, 2020

After about 135 days of school, students may need a hiatus from the constant stress and pressure, which comes in the form of spring break. While on break, however, students tend to lose motivation for school, which could make it harder to get back into the swing of things. To help boost morale for the remaining part ...

Song starters for every genre

Song starters for every genre

Hannah Young, Online Editor

February 18, 2020

Pop, Rock, Alternative, Hip-Hop, and Country are the few of the popular music genres to date. Trying to find different music to start listening to can be hard, but here are a few introductory songs that will make it easier to explore new genres Pop: “Say So” by Doja Cat “break up with you...

The differences between school semesters, trimesters and quarters

The differences between school semesters, trimesters and quarters

Chloe Couch, Writer

January 24, 2020

Schools around America are set up one of two ways: trimesters or semesters—some schools split the semesters into quarters as well. Many schools, such as Linden, have switched to trimesters for different reasons, but Fenton remains following the semester schedule.  The difference between trimesters and semest...

Opinion: Life360 allows parents to keep an eye on their children

Opinion: Life360 allows parents to keep an eye on their children

Natily Hall, Writer

January 17, 2020

Life360, which is an app where family members can track each other, has acquired a lot of positive and negative opinions from children and parents. Some believe it allows parents to be overprotective or just plain creepy. Yet, considering how often kids leave their houses, the bad results are endless. Th...

The Better of Music: Apple Music, Amazon Music or Spotify?

The Better of Music: Apple Music, Amazon Music or Spotify?

Hannah Young, Online Editor

December 30, 2019

With such a variety of music streaming platforms, it can be difficult to find the best one. What platform is right for creating playlists, listening to the radio and enjoying the tens of millions of songs available? Find out below which one is right for you.  Apple Music Apple Music is one of the top mu...

School lunches change under the Trump administration

A daily lunch from the Fenton High cafeteria.

Cameron Carlson, Writer

December 6, 2019

As of May, 2017, the Trump administration planned to relax the former Obama-era regulations on school lunches; the new ones were enacted that July. Since then, schools and communities have experienced the effects of the new regulations. These effects, however, have created controversy that is spreading a...

Opinion: Out-of-state college is better than in-state college

Opinion: Out-of-state college is better than in-state college

Gracie Warda, Online Editor in Chief

December 5, 2019

Last year, a Fenton InPrint poll found that only 18 out of about 200 seniors in the class of 2019 decided to go out-of-state for college. This statistic is close to the national average, according to Niche, which estimated that 72 percent of seniors choose to stay in-state for college. The 18 students, d...

Opinion: Out of state college is not the best choice for students

Opinion: Out of state college is not the best choice for students

Bree Soule, Writer

December 5, 2019

The thought of traveling to a different state may sound fun at first, especially for those who love to travel, but attending college out of state has numerous disadvantages. According to The College Solution, 52 percent of students stay within 100 miles from their home when attending college and 73 p...

How Fenton High School is going to improve the district

How Fenton High School is going to improve the district

Emmy Johnson, Writer

November 15, 2019

Fenton Area Public Schools (FAPS) are adding improvements to its schools. Through recent years FHS has made it a top priority to ensure their students receive an education that’ll push them to reach success criteria, including new teaching materials for the Social Studies Department and receiving new te...

No district-wide calendar for Fenton Area Public Schools, month-by-month policy in place

Gracie Warda, Online Editor in Chief

October 4, 2019

As of Oct. 4, Fenton Area Public Schools (FAPS) has no district calendar for the current school year. Rather, it is going on a month-by-month basis because of ongoing negotiations with the teacher’s union. The district has announced dates for Spring Break and Winter Break, along with this letter e...