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Is Driver’s Ed Really better?

Is Driver’s Ed Really better?

Karli DelGiudice, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Most parents believe taking a Driver’s Ed class online or at school better teaches their children to learn how to drive. But do teens really think it’s better? With a parent-taught driver’s education, families can forgo dues for driving school. Instead, students complete the amount of hours  requi...

Agriculture Class Rescues Horse

Agriculture Class Rescues Horse

Anna Lamlein, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

This past Wednesday, Freedom welcomed a new family member to the agriculture department. His name is Tate, and he’s a fourteen year old Quarter Horse. Tate was rescued from a sandlot by the Sheriff’s department after he’d been a victim of neglect from his previous owner. Tate was only 518 lbs....

Dual Enrollment: Full Disclosure

Dual Enrollment: Full Disclosure

Anna Lamlein, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

Everyone wants to make the most of what high school has to offer. Getting a jump start on college classes through Dual Enrollment courses can be a beneficial option for many students - if you commit yourself to the program. To qualify for Dual Enrollment, a student must have 3.0 GPA and a passing...

Know Your Grad Requirements!

Know Your Grad Requirements!

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

While certain students may be preparing to stroll across the stage and receive their high school diploma, others are working to figure out how to graduate at all. Freedom High School guidance counselors are prepared to ensure that every senior graduates high school one way or another. The students...

Hurricane Leads to New FHS Pats

Hurricane Leads to New FHS Pats

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

Hurricane Maria swept through the country of Puerto Rico, destroying everything in its path and placing every citizen in a humanitarian crisis. The loss of electricity and access to water and gas has forced refugees to leave their homes for the continental United States. Freedom High School has welcomed...

Everything You Need to Know about 97x’s Next Big Thing

Everything You Need to Know about 97x’s Next Big Thing

Wynter Rodriquez, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017

Tampa’s only annual alternative music festival returns this weekend - with more in store than ever before. At the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, radio station 97x presents Next Big Thing 2017 on December 2nd and 3rd. Tickets are on sale through the 97x website. Prices range from $53 to ove...

Finally Thanksgiving Break

Finally Thanksgiving Break

Brittany Zheng, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Thanksgiving is a time for everyone to stop and appreciate what one has. It’s one of the few days in the year for families to gather and spend time together. From cooking and eating to shopping or just not having school, everyone has plans they look forward to during the holiday. Students at Freedom...

FHS Homerun Derby Fundraiser

FHS Homerun Derby Fundraiser

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

Saturday October 28th, the Freedom baseball and cheerleading team will hold the 2nd annual Homerun Derby Fundraiser 6:30pm-10:30pm. Proceeds earned will go directly to the baseball and cheer program to purchase new equipment and other necessities.  Admission is $5 per person, but a family of ...

Freedom High School Choir Prepares For Fall Concert

Freedom High School Choir Prepares For Fall Concert

Jamie Hsiao, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

Members of the Freedom High School Choir have been persistently working towards perfecting their performance for the upcoming fall concert. For this performance, Freedom will be accompanied by Liberty Middle School’s choir, which allows younger singers to experience a taste of high school chorus. Bravo...

AVID Prep for College Students

AVID Prep for College Students

Brittany Zheng, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017

As students enter high school and prepare for college, many will face many obstacles and hardships. AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a class at Freedom that offers a helping hand to students who need additional help preparing for college and teaches basic organization skills. AVID impacts...

Mr. Tillman- FHS Teacher of the Year

Mr. Tillman- FHS Teacher of the Year

Drew Meyerson, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

September 30, 2017

Each academic year, one Freedom teacher is elected Teacher of the Year, a prestigious honor based on anonymous votes from each teacher throughout the school. The award represents the extraordinary work that recognized teachers provide to their students to help them become more successful. This year...

Certifications for Success

Certifications for Success

Danny Wood, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017

Many of the computer classes on the Freedom campus offer certifications for computer software programs. Earning a certification in a computer program not only teaches students important skills that will likely be applicable in the future, but also provides a great way to improve your resume for college...

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