The Feather will be providing daily updates for all FC sports events through a series of fall box scores. We encourage people to check in and see how the high school teams are performing in their respective seasons. For more information on stats and team sports, visit Maxpreps and the FC athletics page.
Learning what family is like does not have to happen at home. For some, relationships can be forged through competition and shared experiences. Friends and teammates can become family. Senior Erin Wilson grew up playing basketball. She began in elementary school because her peers told Wilson her height bolstered her skills . Since then, she has continuously played up to her senior year of highschool, only taking a break during freshman year.
Boys basketball is wrapping up the last week of school with a basketball tournament at Madera Ranchos. The tournament will last two days of the week, Dec. 15, and Dec. 16. The first game of the tournament is against Liberty at 8 p.m. This tournament is for Varsity basketball, JV will have a separate tournament the same days but at home. Both of the players and coaches are very excited to redeem themselves after coming off of a three game losing streak. Wyatt Koop, ‘18, Varsity Captain is excited to play this weekend hoping to win some games. He hopes that this will break their losing streak and they can show others the team that they want to be.
The famed Constitution test is the right of passage for campus eighth graders. The test, administered on the morning of Dec. 1, is followed by the 'State Dinner'. For numerous years, junior high teacher Hallie Rojeski has taught the Constitution because it provides students the knowledge of how the government under which they live works.
The Feather will be providing daily updates for all FC sports events through a series of fall box scores. We encourage people to check in, and see how the high school teams are performing in their respective seasons. For more information on stats and team sports, visit Maxpreps and the FC athletics page. Compiled [...]
After working at FC for five years, academic advisor Michelle Warkentin has taken over as an academic counselor at Clovis Community College. Evangelina Tello has stepped up to the task of taking Warkentin's position of high school academic counselor. With a passion for making connections, establishing herself in the community and mentoring students, Evangelina Tello begins her first week as FC's new academic counselor, Oct. 27.
Every year during fall, JH teachers Terry Richards, Hallie Rojeski and another teacher take the 8th-grade class to Calvin Crest Outdoor School for a week. However due to the Railroad Fire, camp was postponed twice and rescheduled for a weekend, as it was the only space available.
Susan Ainley and the vocal music department are excited show off their talents, Oct. 9, at 7 p.m. in the main auditorium of Peoples Church. They have been preparing since the beginning of the school year for their Fall Concert in which will be staring ensemble and choir.
The theme for FC's 33rd homecoming is Homecoming for Humanity. Every class has chosen a non-profit organization to represent; the freshmen as Miss Winkles Pet Adoption Center, sophomores as Lanna Coffe, juniors as Hume Lake and seniors as Red Cross.
The FC choir, FC ensemble and the JH choir are already preparing for their fall concert, Oct. 9. The concert will be in the Peoples Church main auditorium at 7 p.m. Each group will present their music for the upcoming Fresno Pacific University Choral Festival, Oct. 19.