The New Dealer

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Amy Dong- Sophomore of the Month

Amy Dong- Sophomore of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

February 9, 2016

Amy Dong is the Sophomore of the Month!!  Amy loves attending FDR.  She feels it is her second home, and she finds it a welcoming and friendly environment.  Amy's favorite subjects are Math and Science, because they come easy to her.  She enjoys that both involve logic.  She believes she is more...

Jeffery Doherty – Junior of the Month

Jeffery Doherty – Junior of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

February 9, 2016

Jeffery is the Junior of the Month!  He likes attending FDR, even though there are teachers he likes and he does not like.  He feels it is the students that make FDR such a special place. Jeffery's favorite subjects are Chemistry, which helps explain interactions in the world on the chemistry level,...

Elena Grubova- Freshman of the Month

Elena Grubova- Freshman of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

February 9, 2016

Elena Grubova is the Freshman of the Month!  Elena is not only a new member of the Cougar Family, she is a new American.  She recently moved to the U.S. from Uzbekistan.  Elena really likes attending FDR.  She enjoys her schedule and the selection of subjects she is taking.  Elena has not had the...

Mr. Meyers- Staffer of the Month

Mr. Meyers- Staffer of the Month

Carla Munoz

February 9, 2016

Ladies and Gentlemen of FDR, a warm round of applause for Mr. Meyers! He is The New Dealer’s Staffer of the Month! This title may be long over-due, especially since Mr. Meyers was a student at FDR back in 1996! He was a member of the student Theatre Guild and starred in all of the productions (no su...

Boris Kaplan – Junior of the Month

Boris Kaplan – Junior of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

December 4, 2015

Boris is the Junior of the Month! Boris enjoys attending FDR, and for him it is an interesting experience. According to Boris, teachers and social workers are usually helpful, and some teachers make class enjoyable and fun. Boris' favorite subject is history, because he has always been a fan of it. He...

Kazi Saimul Ahasan – Senior of the Month

Kazi Saimul Ahasan – Senior of the Month

Xin Hang Xie, Reporter

December 4, 2015

Congrats to Kazi for being the Senior of the Month! For Kazi, attending FDR is a dream come true. When he first came to FDR, he did not speak English and was not confident about his presence. FDR has made him who he is today, by teaching him English and more importantly making him confident. One of Kazi's...

Staffer of the Month – Ms. Katz

Staffer of the Month – Ms. Katz

Carla Munoz, Reporter

October 4, 2015

We have a new principal in Cougar Country! Ms. Melanie Katz is the new Interim Principal of Franklin D. Roosevelt High School.  Ms. Katz has been working for the New York City Department of Education for about fifteen years. She has worked as a Math teacher, programmer, and assistant principal. She...

Sabrina Benbader- Junior of the Month

Sabrina Benbader- Junior of the Month

Xinhang Xie, Reporter

October 4, 2015

Sabrina Benbader is the Junior of the Month for October! She enjoys attending FDR because of the friendly atmosphere and many academic opportunities at our school. Her favorite subjects are English and History. In addition to loving to write, she thinks these are two very interesting subjects, and she...

Ann Bukhgalter- Senior of the Month

Ann Bukhgalter- Senior of the Month

Xinhang Xie, Reporter

October 4, 2015

Congrats Ann Bukhgalter! Ann is September's Senior of the Month. It was an eventful four years at FDR, according to Ann. She felt that she could not have picked a better school. Ann said that, here at FDR,  she is surrounded by amazing and supportive teachers and classmates. Even regents week and A.P....

A.P. Talk With Mr. Manning

A.P. Talk With Mr. Manning

Veronika Solonynko, Editor

April 16, 2015

This issue of The New Dealer welcomes Mr. Manning, as the new AP of Security. Before becoming a part of the FDR family, he was a Physical Education teacher, Dean, and Football Coach at Port Richmond High School in Staten Island. When asked about how he liked working at FDR, he stated, “The students...

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