• August 289/27/17- Senior Picture Retakes! See Mr. Sidwell in Room 103 for more info!

  • August 289/28/17: FHS Football is playing Wharton @Home @7:30!

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A Student Expecting

A Student Expecting

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Pregnant high school students tend to fall into the stereotype of uneducated low-achievers. The stress of balancing school, extracurricular activities and a pregnancy can be overwhelming. But this assumption couldn’t be more wrong for Sadie Fletcher, who takes on the pressures of school and raising...

Nicaraguan Pride

Nicaraguan Pride

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Here at Freedom, the students and faculty take great pride in the cultural diversity that is found throughout the school. Various students have unique cultural backgrounds that set them apart from the normal student. Among those with a unique cultural background is Senior Julio Velasquez. Julio is a...

Meet Keyshla Soto

Meet Keyshla Soto

Jamie Hsiao, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Freedom High School Senior Keyshla Soto has been an ardent creator of art since the young age of seven. Her journey as an artist began when her mother bought her a Crayola paint set for Christmas. Since then, she hasn’t set down the paint brush. As she continued to cultivate her skills and learn new...

Quinn Wills: Freedom’s Only Competitive Bodybuilder

Quinn Wills: Freedom’s Only Competitive Bodybuilder

Wynter Rodriquez, Staff Writer

October 1, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

While most students snooze their alarms, Quinn Wills finishes his last few sets at the gym. While most students binge-watch TV shows, Quinn Wills meticulously calculates his macronutrients. While most students dismiss the importance of discipline, Quinn Wills is the perfect example of it. 28 weeks...

Cameraman Chase

Cameraman Chase

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Many students at Freedom High School have various interests that set them apart from their classmates. Among those students is Chase Crews, 12, photographer for local artists as well as some of the biggest names in music, like The Chainsmokers. Crews began to first explore photography when he was...

Freedom Cross-Country Star Lauren Parrino Juggles Captaincy, Schoolwork, Future in Nursing

Freedom Cross-Country Star Lauren Parrino Juggles Captaincy, Schoolwork, Future in Nursing

Drew Meyerson, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

September 6, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom

Freedom Senior Lauren Parrino knew she was accepting a busy schedule when she committed to a six-month volunteer program at Florida Hospital in addition to her newly acquired captaincy of the High School’s Cross-Country team. Yet, Parrino finds herself confident and excited in the face of uncharted...

Andraos Scoopin’ Stacks

Andraos Scoopin’ Stacks

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Ten months ago, Kristina Andraos walked into Caffe Italiano for her first day of work. Her job responsibilities include scooping gelato and making panini sandwiches. Despite mediocre hours and customer issues, Andraos enjoys working most of the time and is recognized as a key person in running the restaurant...

Meet the Tallest Man on Campus: Alek Rojas

Meet the Tallest Man on Campus: Alek Rojas

Aidan Boggs, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Alek Rojas is a Junior at Freedom High School and is arguably the tallest man on campus, measuring a staggering six feet eight inches. In proportion to his height, Rojas also wears a size fifteen shoe.  Rojas believes it is all in his genes - his mother is five feet ten inches, his father, like Alek,...

Levy Lands Bucs Position

Levy Lands Bucs Position

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Some students might get bored at a typical part-time job, but working for a professional sporting club is a completely different story. Junior Bryce Levy is an employed worker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Having worked for the team since he was 13, Levy has made many connections and bonds through the...

Freedom Talents: Kenz Bray

Anastasiya Sukhenko, Photo and Special Effects Editor

September 12, 2016


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

With a population higher than 2,000 students, Freedom High School encompasses a variety of unique and talented people. Sophomore, Kenz Bray, is just one of these gifted students. At already such a young age, she has achieved various awards and appraisal for her artistic skill. With the influence ...

Wise Guy Hits ‘Em High

Wise Guy Hits ‘Em High

Drew Meyerson, Staff Writer

September 9, 2016


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Baseball, known as the great American pastime, captures the heart and soul of new fans each and every day, all while maintaining its appeal to long-time players and supporters. One player, however, has remained dedicated to the sport for longer than most. Andrew Wise, a Junior at Freedom, is incredibly...

Freshman Feature: Ethan Tatum

Freshman Feature: Ethan Tatum

Aidan Boggs, Staff Writer

August 18, 2016


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Features

Freshman year can be a daunting time for middle school graduates but some luckily make a smooth transition. I recently caught up with Freedom Freshman Ethan Tatum to ask how his first week of high school went. Fortunately, he survived his first week in one piece. When asked how he was enjoying...

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