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Underclassmen of the Month- Annie Liu

Samia Tariq, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

FDR is full of students who strive to do their best in school. Every month there is a new student who we recognize, and this month Annie Liu holds the title of Underclassmen of the Month! While only being a freshman, she is ready...

Upperclassmen of the Month- Josiah Chen

Samia Tariq, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

There are many seniors and juniors who have achieved so much at this school, and we like to highlight these overachievers. This month's Upperclassman of the Month is Josiah Chen. He enjoys attending FDR, despite not liking taking...

How To Do Effortlessly Cool Right!

Samia Tariq, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

This month we are all about effortlessly cool style and appreciating the style of Ezmeralda Decoo, a sophmore at FDR High School, who has nailed the look. Comfort cool or being effortless in reality is not so easy, there are certain...

Our Home, Our Family, Our Pride!

Elena Grubova, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

I was greatly honored to interview our FDR Principal, Melanie Katz. I learned a lot of new and interesting things, which I would love to share with my Cougar family. Here is our Q and A! Why did you decided to change the off...

Linda Pillcorema, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

During the month of November, elections took place in NYC which are important for the communities of NYC. In our district 44, the City Council member David G. Greenfield has served our community over the last seven years. He t...

The Cougars Family Cares!

Tahiya Noashin, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

The holidays are coming soon, and we are all excited to relax and enjoy some time off with our friends and family! However, before we flash out, we need to keep in mine that this is the season of giving. Here at FDR, our Cougar...

Boys Badminton Wins 5th In A Row!

November 27, 2017No Comments

A special congratulations to Coach Hellman and the Boys Badminton team for winning their 5th City Championship in a row! Clearly FDR's only dynasty team! The team defeated Brooklyn Tech High School by a score of 3-2, after completing a perfect 10-0 season....

Male Athlete- Immanuel Best

November 26, 2017No Comments

Congratulations to Immanuel Best for being named the Male Athlete of the Month! This is the year for Immanuel to make himself known throughout the PSAL. Coming off a strong junior year, expectation are high for Immanuel and the Boys Varsity Basketball...

Girls Basketball: Are the girls ready?

Mamlakat Norimova

November 26, 2017No Comments

It's been a very long, unfortunate season after season, for the Girls Basketball team. We haven't seen any noticeable progress so far. Will this year be the beginning of a new era for the Girls Basketball team? The team has already started out their practi...

Boys Wrestling Team Ready To Roll!

Sean Markisic, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

Coach Daiello has been at FDR for an extended period of time, and he has brought his incredible knowledge of wrestling to our FDR team! He is hoping for a great deal of effort from the team this season, and he is also looking for the team to have a successful...

Female Athlete- Amy Morillo

November 26, 2017No Comments

Amy Morillo is the Female Athlete of the Month! Amy was chosen for her commitment to the FDR Girls Volleyball team this fall! Amy really enjoys being a student at FDR. She is a senior, and she has had a lot of fun with her friends and teammates over the...

Top Fall Essentials Men Need!

Alex Huang, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

We all know it’s fall season and that means it is time for fall fashion. Many people enjoy dressing up during the autumn season, because there are more options to choose from when selecting an outfit. It is important to have the appropriate garment, so you can look presentable. I’ll be going over essentials men need in their wardrobe. Coaches J...

Music In The 1980’s

Shirli Beker, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

A new decade begins, and we are getting our groove on stepping into the 1980's! With television becoming a reality in almost every home, MTV became a popular source for artists and fans. New artists started to become concerned with the images they displayed. The 1980's was a turning point in the music industry- making electronic music, rap and hip hop...

The Evolution of Maroon 5

Shirli B., Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

It was a few years ago when One More Night came out, and I came up to my friend and asked her, “have you heard Adam Levine’s new song?” Silly me, I didn’t realize Adam is part of a band called Maroon 5. A few years passed, and I went to a concert that featured a band I liked with Maroon 5. I left the concert becoming less of a fan of that ban...

November Book Recommendation

Amber Kashif, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

The November Book Recommendation is, The Heartbeats of Wing Jones, by Katherine Webber! The Plot: The protagonist is a teenage girl named Wing. Wing feels overshadowed by her older brother, Marcus who is the typical golden boy. The whole town seems to adore him and there's pressure on Marcus to win a scholarship for himself since he's the star of th...

The News

Ashley Ruiz, Reporter

November 26, 2017No Comments

Welcome back to DNEWS everyone ! I know I promised to give the latest scoop on your favorite celebs, but let’s kick this month's article off by giving credit where its due. Philadelphia barber Brennon Jones started off giving free haircuts, food, and other necessities to homeless people in need. With the winter season falling right upon us, carrying...

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