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Fossil Ridge’s annual Prom Fashion Show

Fossil Ridge’s annual Prom Fashion Show

Abby Bordewick

March 29, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, DECA

[slideshow_deploy id='13845']   On March 24th, 2016 Fossil Ridge held the annual Make a Wish prom fashion show. Every year a few DECA students organize the fashion show to make donations for a make a wish kid with an illness. A young boy named Nick who is 11 years old, suffers from the illness...

Cinderella Project: Prom dreams come true

Cinderella Project: Prom dreams come true

Emilie Babkine

March 10, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, FCCLA, Local, Media, News, Photo Essays, Ridge

[slideshow_deploy id='13727'] FCCLA organized a Prom dress sale on March 9, 2016, from 3:30 to 8pm at Dora Grace Bridal in Fort Collins. This sale was open to all the students from the Poudre School District. Many gently used or brand new dresses, shoes, and accessories were sold for no more than $20. Er...

Fossil Unified pulls off win against Silver Creek

Fossil Unified pulls off win against Silver Creek

Isabella Mahal

March 5, 2016


Filed under 2016, Fossil Friends, News, Ridge, Sports, Unified Basketball

On Friday March 4, the Fossil Ridge High School Unified Basketball team faced off against the Silver Creek High School Raptors. The Fossil athletes, clad in white and green, ended the close game 49-45 after 40 minutes of play. Joey Maddocks was the leading scorer of the night, making five baskets for...

“Diversity is a beautiful thing”

“Diversity is a beautiful thing”

Isabella Mahal

March 2, 2016


Filed under 2016, Fossil Friends, News, Ridge, Sports, Unified Basketball

Last week, the Fossil Ridge High School Unified Basketball team faced off against the Rocky Mountain High School Lobos. They faced a tough loss, 42-44 after half an hour of competition. However, the players that left the court weren’t as upset as one would expect having lost to their crosstown rivals. In fact,...

Ponytail Drive less than successful

Ponytail Drive less than successful

Emilie Babkine

February 28, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, FCCLA, News, Ridge

Last Saturday, the Sabercats' Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)  organized a ponytail drive at Fossil Ridge High School. Chloe Harp, a senior, was in charge of the project and she is  disappointed. The plan was to get as many ponytails as possible and donate them to Pantene Bea...

Take action with the Culture Team

Take action with the Culture Team

Serena Bettis

February 26, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Culture Team

On Wednesday, February 17, a large group of students gathered in the PAC to hear members from Fossil Ridge High School’s Climate and Culture Team talk about the ideas they have formed over the past few months. This action meeting helped spread the word about the Culture Team and allowed more stu...

The Cats are dominating DECA

The Cats are dominating DECA

Tyler Hobbs

February 25, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Clubs, Current Events, DECA, Features, Local, News, Ridge

DECA state is an event that happens every year in Colorado, and with Fossil Ridge having an extensive chapter it’s no surprise that hundreds of students participate, and many win. Like every year, DECA state is held at the Broadmoor hotel in Colorado Springs. Many competitions come before this one however, and...

Fossils unified basketball team went down with a fight against Rocky

Fossils unified basketball team went down with a fight against Rocky

Abby Bordewick

February 22, 2016


Filed under 2016, Fossil Friends, Sports, Unified Basketball

[slideshow_deploy id='13374'] Friday February 19th, Fossil Ridges unified basketball team had an away game against Rocky Mountain High School. At 6pm the Varsity team started and had an entire gym cheering for each team. With a super close finish, Rocky beat Fossil, 44 to 42. Soon after the Varsity ga...

FBLA makes it FRESH

FBLA makes it FRESH

Kathleen Lee

February 17, 2016


Filed under 2016, Clubs, FBLA

FBLA will be initiating a partnership with Fossil’s Fresh Club for “Notes for Cats,” aiming to increase recycling and prompting earth friendly habits: reducing and reusing. Sabercat faculty and students will be requested to collect used paper in good condition. There will be various collection...

Students have the ability to change school culture

Students have the ability to change school culture

Serena Bettis

February 11, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Culture Team

In most television shows and movies about high school, the characters always run for their student council, promising to change their lunch menu, or school policies that all students complain about but no one can actually effect. Everyone knows students cannot truly change much about the school ...

FCCLA Poinytail Drive

FCCLA Poinytail Drive

Kathleen Lee

February 9, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Clubs, Features

Sabercat Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America(FCCLA) and Pantene Beautiful Lengths are certainly going to great lengths for patients battling diseases or illnesses contributing to hair loss. Fossil will be hosting professional hair stylists in the Small Gym to cut hair that will be made into...

Fashion show fundraiser

Fashion show fundraiser

Serena Bettis

February 4, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Current Events, DECA, Local, News, Ridge

As one of the largest fundraisers and learning experiences of the year, the Prom Fashion Show will be on Thursday, March 24, in the PAC at Fossil Ridge High School. Organized by DECA, the show not only gives students the opportunity to get ideas for hairstyles, nail designs, and outfits, it serves as...

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