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2017 Slam Clips and Full Video (Warning Explicit Language)

If you want to taste a bit of the FHS Slam 2017 but don’t have time to watch the full video here are a few clips from the night:

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FHS Slam Winners 2017

1st Place – Lily Lamadrid 12th grade  2nd Place- Seth Estrada 11th grade  3rd Place/Alternate-Nathan Wilk 10th grade  Watch FHS Slam 2017 NOW! More Pics HERE.  Join us at Verselandia April 27 7pm to cheer on Lily and Seth. Tickets on sale NOW. $10 … Continue reading

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Cancer Doctor Field Trip

Get 1 of 50 free tickets & transportation to  hear  Dr.Siddhartha Mukherjee –Tues, April 11 6:20pm -9:30pm. Permission slips in library and HERE– due March 24.  Dr. Mukherjee is among the most famous cancer researchers in the world and author of  The Emperor of … Continue reading

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Word 2017

FHS SLAM: REGISTRATION BEGINS MARCH 1! Win $100  and a slot at Verselandia! Sign up for the FHS Slam April 7, 6:00 in the library.  Register ONLINE or Pick up registration form from English teacher or  Library.  Or download  HERE. Do it now! Registration closes March 20. Slots are limited to first 25. See online calendar and join our […]

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Evicted- Author Matthew Desmond visits FHS!

March 9th Franklin Library hosts Matthew Desmond, Harvard Sociologist and  author of Multnomah County Library’s 2017 Everybody Reads-Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.  Matthew Desmond will participate in a Q & A with students 8th period (1-2pm). We also … Continue reading

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Author Michael Lewis To Visit Franklin Library January 26th!

Michael Lewis, former bond trader turned writer and author of the best-selling books Moneyball, The Blind Side, Flash Boys, and The Big Short, and his new book- The Undoing Project is coming to Franklin High School Library for a Q & … Continue reading

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We need stories to keep us alive

TELL ABOUT A TIME YOU ran away, found money, lied, fought back, caught the ball. . .  FAST Storytelling Workshops Nov 29- Dec 1 from 3:30-5: Find your story and learn to tell it in just 5-10 minutes! Open to all students … Continue reading

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