Monthly Archives: April 2018
The calendar for textbook and library check-in and clearance is HERE. All students receive paper copies of their library notices in class mid May. Students are scheduled during CCE for 9th grade, MWH for 10th grade, Jr English for 11th grade, and Gov’t/Econ for … Continue reading
Congratulations to FHS poets Lucinda and Kalyn! Lucinda is the 2018 Verselandia Grand Slam Champion. Kalyn came in 5th out of 21 poets and won $250. Thanks to all the FHS teachers, parents, and students who came to support our … Continue reading
Did you miss the big night? Or can’t wait to watch again? See also individual clips below. See individual clips below.
Come to Verselandia on THURSDAY APRIL 26TH, 7:00 PM at the Schnitzer, to cheer on the winners of the Franklin poetry slam: Kalyn Street, Lucinda Drake, and alternate Lucy Walker. Tickets on sale HERE, starting at $10 for youth general admission.
May 8th: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen at the Schnitz. Free Tickets and Transportation. Bus leaves FHS at 6:20pm. Read the New York Times Book Review of The Refugees. Viet Thanh Nguyen tells stories about people poised between their devastated homeland … Continue reading
We are all the winners when talented students share their powerful words. Thanks to all the student poets! Blown away by their grace and craft. 2018 FHS Poetry Slam Results: More Pics HERE 1st Place – Kalyn Street, 10th grade (right) 2nd Place- … Continue reading