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Xin Chen – Upperclassman of the Month

Xin Chen – Upperclassman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

March 28, 2017


Filed under Stars of the Month, Student Life

FDR's diversity, and over 3,000 students, are Xin's favorite things about FDR. She is excited be in touch with people from different parts of the world in just one school. Xin likes all her classes, because she wants to obtain as much knowledge about the world as possible. To Xin, Social Studies gives...

Avenue Q Was A Hit!!

Avenue Q Was A Hit!!

Priscilla Soo, Contributor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Avenue Q (School Edition) is undoubtedly one of FDR's best productions thus far. This musical brought back all of our childhood feelings because of the similarities it had to "Sesame Street." The creatures may not have feet of their own, but it wouldn't have been the same without them. It starts...

FDR Hits Broadway To See Hamilton!

FDR Hits Broadway To See Hamilton!

Samia Tariq, Reporter

March 28, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Recently the FDR family had the privilege of watching one of the country’s best musicals, “Hamilton” which centers around the story of Alexander Hamilton and the political atmosphere of the newly founded United States. Lin Manuel Miranda came up with beautiful songs and raps. He was able to portr...

Upcoming Events At FDR!

Upcoming Events At FDR!

Samia Tariq, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

In the next two months, many events are coming up for the F.D.R family!  Start the month of February by attending the SING event, which takes place on the 10th. Then arrives the Day of Lovers, the school will be selling roses and Valentine's gifts, the perfect opportunity for you to impress your special...

SING with Ms. Lefkowitz!

SING with Ms. Lefkowitz!

Priscilla Soo, Contributor

January 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

As you all know, FDR High School has two productions a year (a musical, and a theater performance). All our students and staff members involved, work hard to ensure a full house and a successful show. Last year, we had PIPPIN, and this year, we will have Sing. Ms. Lefkowitz has decided to help our...

Mr. Ramirez- Staffer of the Month

Mr. Ramirez- Staffer of the Month

Boris Kaplan, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Staffer, Student Life

Congratulations to Mr. Ramirez for being FDR’s Staffer of the Month! Mr. Ramirez is a Forensics and Living Environment teacher, who teaches mostly ELL students. If you ever happen to end up in his class, or just see him in action, you can tell he is a very dedicated teacher, who cares for his stud...

Omr Abdelhamed – Underclassman of the Month

Omr Abdelhamed – Underclassman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Stars of the Month, Student Life

Congratulations to Omr, the Underclassman of the Month. Attending FDR gave Omr some very valuable experiences. Omr is amazed by wonderful teachers, who not only prepare students for tests, but also their lives in the future. Omr also loves the diversity at FDR, and the fact that students are motivated...

Waras Yaqub – Upperclassman of the Month

Waras Yaqub – Upperclassman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Stars of the Month, Student Life

The February Upperclassman of the Month is Waras Yaqub! Waras loves FDR, because it is filled with a wonderful staff and amazing students. Waras has met many great teachers and students at FDR. They have had a significant impact of him. He feels comfortable attending FDR, and he enjoys interacting with...

Political Leaders Visit FDR!

Political Leaders Visit FDR!

Linda Pillcorema, Reporter

November 28, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Politics can play a key role in our community, whether it's our community's park or even our school. During the month of November, we had two political representatives visit our school. Their visits can really benefit the lives of every student at Franklin Delano Roosevelt High School. Councilman Treyger an...

Xiaoying Mei – Upperclassman of the Month

Xiaoying Mei – Upperclassman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

November 28, 2016


Filed under Stars of the Month, Student Life

Xiaoying Mei is one of FDR's best and most well rounded students.  She was selected to be the Upperclassman of the Month, because of her dedication to her studies and extracurricular involvement. Xiaoying really enjoys attending FDR. Xiaoying believes that FDR has provided her the opportunity to...

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