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How to Prepare for a Frigid Winter at Fenwick High School

Marisa Bucolo

October 20, 2015

By Marisa Bucolo '17 October is an exciting time for students and staff at Fenwick High School.  Fall sports are at their competitive peak, BFG is getting ready to put on their fall production, and students are cramming to...

How Much Stress is Too Much Stress


October 20, 2015

It’s no question Fenwick Students push themselves extraordinarily hard on a daily basis. There is an excess of APs, clubs and sports that allow everyone to fit in. Despite wanting to do everything and be great at everything;...

Classes We Want, But Can’t Have

Noah Shaar '18

October 20, 2015

By Noah Shaar Fenwick High School prides itself with preparing its graduates to become moral servant leaders in society. With alums holding leadership roles at the state and national level, it is clearly evident that Fenwick...

The Benefits of Speech Class

Kate Seuss '16

February 27, 2015

Anyone who has gone through Fenwick has experienced Mr. Arellano’s speech class. For the freshman who will have him next year and the sophomores who are only getting to know him, just one semester with Mr. Arellano can change...

Appreciating the Mass of Remembrance

Ciara Hopkinson '16

December 7, 2014

This past June, after six months of trying to recover from a massive stroke, my loving, wonderful grandmother, Helen Hopkinson, passed away. When she died, I was filled with a sense of disbelief. The times I spent with my grandmother...

The Affects of Social Media on Mainstream Topics

Isabella Marquez '17

October 3, 2014

For the past month or so, the nation has been in uproar over the events that have occurred in Ferguson, Missouri.  On Saturday, August 9th, an African-American man named Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer. ...

“Person”al News

Jack Gihl '17

October 1, 2014

News sources are becoming less fact-based and more based on what their audiences want to hear. Each news station has developed its own niche in society, respectively with its own loyal viewers. It would not be uncommon to see...

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