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Textbook Check In 2017-18

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

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Lucinda Wins Verselandia!

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

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FHS Poetry Slam 2018 Videos

Did you miss the big night? Or can’t wait to watch again? See also individual clips below. See individual clips below.

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Come to Verselandia!

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.

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Viet Thanh Nguyen- PERMISSION SLIPS DUE TUES 5/1

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

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2018 FHS Poetry Slam Winners

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

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Word 2018-slam registration on Feb 28

FHS Poetry Slam is April 12 at 6pm in the FHS Library. Join our FACEBOOK EVENT! Buy Tickets to Verselandia FHS SLAM: REGISTRATION  OPENS FEB 28! Win $100  and a slot at Verselandia! View reg form  HERE.  Download and submit or enroll online. Registration closes … Continue reading

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