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Keeping Up with Cryptocurrency at FHS

Keeping Up with Cryptocurrency at FHS

Danny Wood, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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Over the past few months, cryptocurrency has been a hot topic in the tech and investment world. Across the world, people hold mixed opinions on the legitimacy and longevity of these entirely virtual forms of currency. What do students and faculty at Freedom think about this controversial currency? In...

A Day of Action

A Day of Action

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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On January 21, 2018, the second annual Women’s March took place across the nation to advocate for policies regarding human rights and bring together men and women to partake in civil action. These marches consisted of motivational speakers and stands that promoted different movements, such as Black...

Freshman Feature: Adam Lin

Freshman Feature: Adam Lin

Brittany Zheng, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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Each school year we welcome  a new generation of students. Freshman enter high school not knowing what to expect. Classes are harder, bathrooms are dirtier and the only thing that seems to matter is your transcript. Although classes are more demanding, Freshman Adam Lin finds high school more enjoyable...

A Student Expecting

A Student Expecting

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


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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...

Receive the Assistance Needed for College Preparation

Receive the Assistance Needed for College Preparation

Danny Wood, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


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Freedom's guidance staff offers many services to help students achieve their greatest potential. However, many of these services go unnoticed. Mrs. Wolford, the College and Career Counselor, provides crucial assistance to students of all grades. As a college and career counselor, Wolford helps students...

Nicaraguan Pride

Nicaraguan Pride

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


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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


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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...

Remembering Homecoming

Remembering Homecoming

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

October 1, 2017


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Freedom High's 2017 Homecoming was a night to remember. For seniors, the night came with a hint of sadness, since this it be their last school dance besides Prom. Underclassmen had the opportunity to have fun without the worry future chances to attend another homecoming in high school. “For me,...

Cameraman Chase

Cameraman Chase

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


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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...

Guess the Teachers’ Baby Pictures

Guess the Teachers’ Baby Pictures

Brittany Zheng, Staff Writer

September 25, 2017


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Match the baby pictures to the FHS teachers! In random order: Mr. Sidwell, Ms. Murphy, Ms. Reale, Ms. Wolford, Mr. Tillman, Ms. Derflinger, Ms. Lewandowski ...

Captain’s Playlist

Captain’s Playlist

JD Roberson, Staff Writer

May 12, 2017


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Captain Theodore Wasylkiw's playlist is largely classic rock. Some songs hold special meaning for the senior NJROTC instructor. "’You Are the Sunshine of My Life’ by Stevie Wonder was played at my wedding," Captain. "Free Bird," by Lynyrd Skynyrd and Deep Purple's "Smoke on the Water" are childhood...

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