Revolution

Know Your Grad Requirements!

Know Your Grad Requirements!

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

Math Help For All

Math Help For All

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

September 6, 2017


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Freedom students had the opportunity to join different clubs at Club Rush on August 23rd and 24th. Many of the clubs accepting new applicants have been established clubs at Freedom, but a few clubs have recently been added. One club that is new to Freedom is the Math Homework Help Club. The Math Homew...

Stephenson Stresses Communication, Consistency, and Culture 

Stephenson Stresses Communication, Consistency, and Culture 

Catherine Weng and Drew Meyerson

September 5, 2017


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The '17-'18 school year will see the return of Principal Stephenson to Freedom in his third year running the high school. Stephenson briefly reflected on the success seen by his administration over the previous two years and what he expects in the near future.  "Since I've been here, we've increased achievement in almost every area academically," commented Stephenson. "We've increased graduation rates tremendously. We w...

Brushing Up for the New School Year

Brushing Up for the New School Year

Jamie Hsiao, Staff Writer

August 29, 2017


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This school year, Freedom High School is redefining senior privilege with its newest feature – customized senior parking spots. The plan was devised by Senior Class President, Cole Crawford. “Cole had proposed the idea, knowing that seniors at other schools customized their own parking spots,...

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