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Stories from Forest Hills Central High School
FHC’s community is left divided on the switch to a full week schedule amidst the global pandemic
News

Lynlee Derrick | October 13, 2020

Starting with administration
Measuring tape in hand, principal Steve Passinault found himself at school on a Saturday, but this time it was for something much greater than a meeting: contact tracing for…

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Students may be overlooking an opportunity for exceptional self-awareness
Features

Natalie Mix | March 3, 2020

A classroom-full of students pause in the fluorescent glow of their laptop screens. The screen loads for a barely noticeable second, and in that moment, they are all waiting. Whether in apathy, expectancy,…

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Students shed light on the significance of individual change when considering the environmental impacts of the food industry
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Amanda Bartolovic | January 13, 2020

Approximately one year ago, senior Olivia Throop sat amid her peers in AP Environmental Science (APES), learning about ecological processes and interrelationships in the natural world. As a part of these…

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Foreign language classes have become an inventive mix
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Lynlee Derrick | December 18, 2019

Thinning budgets and thinning class size has left French teacher Laurie Van Houten teaching two different French classes at the same time—an odd yet necessary mix.

This mixture is due to classes at…

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Do you have Netflix?
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Natalie Mix | November 27, 2019

Bold red letters unfold on the screen, emphasized by a familiarly thudding noise that fades into a faint ringing. The black screen dissipates, unveiling a vast library of movies and TV shows. From The…

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Ashlynn Lambert charts her own course through a new and unfamiliar world
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Natalie Mix | October 15, 2019

From Georgia to Michigan. From foster care to adoption. From practically an only child to an older sister.

In the span of a year, sophomore Ashlynn Lambert has experienced more than some do in a lifetime….

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