The Falconer

Math club has class

Eryka Hackett, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2013

Students inspired by the mysteries of mathematics can now participate in co-curricular activities in Math Club, sponsored by math teacher Ann Meyer. Led by juniors Sierra Aceto and Jennifer Elliot, the club meets every other Friday. “Our...

Students prepare robots for competition

Maddie Lemelin, Features/Arts Director

April 30, 2013

On April 26, 35 students from Kettle Run and FHS competed in a robotics workshop, although the results were not known at press time. Two groups from technology department head Harold Mullins’ Engineering and Design class were given three weeks to design and assemble an advanced unmanned ground v...

Students think outside the box

Michelle Daniek, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2013

Destination Imagination is a program that runs from elementary through college levels, dedicated to promoting critical problem-solving skills and encouraging kids to step outside the box. Faced with an array of challenges, from...

TSA champs win regional medals

Patrick Duggan, News Director

April 2, 2013

The annual regional TSA competition was held March 9 at Mount Vernon High School. Eight FHS participants placed within the top 10 positions, and three placed within the top three. All participants within the top three positions...

FFA raises chickens

Eryka Hackett, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2013

There’s nothing quite like a homemade, farm fresh meal. The comforting smells of Saturday morning eggs and toast can wake up the deepest sleepers and bring them running to the table. This weekend, why not try some fresh eggs...

Trivia team places third

Josh Henry, Design Editor

February 15, 2013

The science trivia A team, consisting of seniors Sergio Ribeiro and Chenoa Payne, and sophomores Claire Burke and Rhiannon Begley, took third place at the annual Blue Crab Bowl on Feb. 9. An academic competition revolving around...

Seniors Colin Steves, Kevin Sanford, Casey Adamowicz and junior Brady Burr pose and prepare for DECA’s regional competition at the Apple Blossom Mall.

DECA goes to states

February 15, 2013

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