The campus drama class is ending the year with A Night of One Acts, starring two one acts performed by junior high and high school students, May 20 and May 21. The junior high production is titled, "The Internet is Distract-- Oh Look a Kitten!" by Ian Mc Wethy, and the high school production is titled, "Check Please" by Jonathan Rand.
As the year wraps up, seniors aren’t the only ones preparing to journey beyond Fresno Christian. Athletic groundskeeper and Vietnam War veteran, Valentine (Val) Rivera retires after over 10 years of faithful service to the school.
Longtime campus teacher Robert Foshee has served FCS since 2000, with 18 years as an advisor, teacher and coach. His consistent participation in school events have shaped the school, helping provide stability as it completes its 41st year.
Since 1921 when Principal Charles Seymour proposed and established the California Scholarship Federation (CSF), the organization has grown to include over 1,500 chapters all across California. The organization awards $120,000 in scholarships annually to members as well as offers conferences and other benefits. The CSF senior banquet will be held in the SMC Cafe from 6:30-8:30 p.m., May 15.
Last Thursday was National Day of Prayer, May 3, and the Fresno Christian Schools community met in the Peoples Church auditorium to pray for the nation, state, city and school leadership as well as students and staff. Songs and praises filled the morning air as dozens of students gathered in the courtyard near the Student Ministry Center for the first prayer opportunity of the day.
Senior Jaden Ventura and junior Alexander Rurik took first place in the WSL indivdual doubles tournament at Copper River, April 24. As the No. 2 seed, the duo held a first round bye. After defeating Riverdale HS 8-2 in the second round, Rurik and Ventura were set to play Fowler in the semifinals. After quickly falling 1-5 in the first set to six, the duo found their rhymth and brought the first set close, eventually falling 4-6. The second set moved speedily, FC winning 6-2, which lead to a supertiebreaker.
After completing the application process, seniors plan to take the Registration Process Workshop, April 17. Taught by David Navarro, the class teaches students how to register for community college and how to complete the process on their own. Academic advisor, Evangelina Tello, hopes to make the registration process as smooth as possible for students. She highly encourages students who plan to attend community college to take part in the class.
Attendees share significance of student journalism, gathering The JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention partners with the National Scholastic Press Association and the Journalism Education Association to host an annual gathering of scholastic journalists and their advisers in San Francisco. This year there are over 4,500 attendees from 525 schools from 40 states, in [...]
Providing aid and money to impoverished countries all over the world, the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) strives to share God’s love and compassion through relief, development and peace. The organization put on their annual West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale at Fresno Pacific University, which raises over 200,000 dollars for their cause, April 6-7.
The high school choir, Cantiamo and ensemble, Bellezza, began their journey to New York at 5 p.m. on April 9 and return on April 16. After leaving on their flight from the San Francisco Airport, students arrived at 7:30 a.m. sharp in the Newark airport. They then travelled to the historic The New Yorker hotel. The interior of the hotel is art-deco and stays true to the time it was constructed, in 1930. Some main features of the building include beautiful design, 40 floors, and a 24-hour diner.