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Mr. Timmins- Staffer of the Month

Mr. Timmins- Staffer of the Month

Xiao Han Jiang, Reporter

June 6, 2016


Filed under Staffer, Student Life

Congratulations to Mr. Timmins for being named the Staffer of the Month!  Mr. Timmins is a Senior College Advisor at FDR High School. He has been working as the College Advisor since 1982. Before that, he was a junior high school Social Studies teacher, guidance counselor, and a teacher of the emotionally...

Historical Poetry

Historical Poetry

Stephanie Lahens, Poet

June 6, 2016


Filed under Poetry

My brother, my sister, there’s no love in your eyes. At last freedom knows my name was what I tried to say But although no longer in the midst of chains The bars, small windows, lets me know I’m still being whipped with a bow All we ever asked for was to be treated like humans, unlike b...

Ms. Ozman And The PTA

Ms. Ozman And The PTA

Yvonne Arenas, Reporter

June 6, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Our parent coordinator, Ms. Ozman, is working hard every day to build a bridge between FDR and our Cougar Parents. The most critical part of the this relationship is the Parent Teacher Association, the PTA!  What is the goal of the PTA you ask? To bring important resources to the FDR parent community,...

Oscar Osorio Ortiz- Upperclassman Of The Month

Oscar Osorio Ortiz- Upperclassman Of The Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

June 6, 2016


Filed under Junior, Stars of the Month, Student Life

Guess who is the Upperclassman of the Month? That's right, it is Oscar Osorio Ortiz! To Oscar, FDR is filled with teachers and classmates who will always be around when you have struggles. Oscar's favorite subjects are History and Math. History has taught Oscar about the stories of many great leaders,...

Husan Usmanov-Underclassman of the Month

Husan Usmanov-Underclassman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

June 6, 2016


Filed under Sophomore, Stars of the Month, Student Life

Congratulation to our Underclassman of the Month, Husan Usmanov! Even though FDR was not Husan's first choice, he is totally surprised by FDR's environment. Not only has the diversity at FDR went beyond Husan's expectation, it also made learning easier for him. He enjoys working with diverse people who...

Ilya Gorshteyn- Senior of the Month

Ilya Gorshteyn- Senior of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Senior, Stars of the Month

Congratulation to Ilya Gorshteyn, this edition's Senior of the Month! As one of the experienced FDR family members, Ilya especially loves the variety of courses FDR has to offer, with just the right teachers to teach them. Ilya's favorite subjects are Math and Science. Solving problems logically and...

Lazizjon Negmatullaev- Freshman of the Month

Lazizjon Negmatullaev- Freshman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Freshman, Stars of the Month

Lazizjon Negmatullaev is this edition's Freshman of the Month.  Lazizjon loves going to FDR.  He thinks it is a great school, with nice and kind teachers.  He feels very safe and loved at FDR.  Lazizjon's favorite subjects are Math and Science.  He is really good at both, especially Math.  He has...

Kelly Wu — Junior of the Month

Kelly Wu — Junior of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Junior, Stars of the Month

A round of applause for Kelly Wu, the Junior of the Month! Kelly was a little scared before she started at FDR because of the unfamiliar environment. However, she got a lot more comfortable attending FDR, as she gets to know more teachers and students. AP U.S. History and Pre-Calculus are Kelly's favorite...

Culture Corner- Cuba

Ruhangiz Rabbimova, Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Did you know that the island of Cuba was discovered by Christopher Columbus on October 28, 1492? Cuba is located in the Caribbean, and it’s the 106th largest nation in the world, with a total area of 110,860 square kilometers. It’s a nation under "communist" rule, well-known for its cultural diversity...

Fashion Show

Fashion Show

Yvonne Arenas, Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Student Life

FDR’s very own fashion show was an amazing experience. The runway was bright and beautiful! The girls were gorgeous, and the guys were handsome. With hard work, from the Student Council and Ms. Perez, they put on a spectacular fashion show. The models were our very own students, here at FDR.  All...

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