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First week of flying colors

First week of flying colors

Greenley Slater

August 31, 2016


Filed under 2016, StuCo, Uncategorized, Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrpREd3Qnvw Starting the year off with flying colors, Stuco held the yearly color dance that includes dyed corn starch, loud music,  dancing and was held in front of the main doors to bring all of the grades together for a night of fun dancing and covering each other...

Fossil welcomes the class of 2020

Fossil welcomes the class of 2020

Jaclyn Ambrose

August 17, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, News, Recent News, Ridge, StuCo

Wednesday, August 17, was the freshmen's first day at Fossil Ridge High School. Including an introduction to advisory, their teachers, and their peers, this day allowed the future graduates of 2020 to get to know Fossil. Chris Martella kicked off the day with a game of heads or tails, explaining ho...

Science Olympiad has success at Nationals competition

Science Olympiad has success at Nationals competition

Serena Bettis

May 26, 2016


Filed under 2016, Clubs, Features, News, Recent News, Ridge, Science Olympiad

Fossil Ridge High School's Science Olympiad team journeyed to Menomonie, Wisconsin over the weekend of May 21 for the National Competition. Over 50 teams competed from high schools all across the country, including a team from Japan. In order to participate in the competition, Fossil's team had to ...

Science Olympiad has near sweep at state competition

Science Olympiad has near sweep at state competition

Serena Bettis

April 29, 2016


Filed under 2016, Features, Local, News, Ridge, Science Olympiad

On Saturday, April 16, Fossil Ridge High School’s Science Olympiad team won the Colorado State competition. All of Fossil’s teams that competed, named the black, green, and silver teams, placed first, third, and fourth, respectively. The team has made a comeback after a disappointing loss to Poud...

DECA heads to Nashville

DECA heads to Nashville

Jacob Stewart

April 18, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, DECA, Local, National, News, Ridge

[slideshow_deploy id='14184'] The Fossil Ridge High School DECA chapter is going to nationals April 23-26 in Nashville, Tennessee. The actual  DECA Nationals event is one pixel in a whole screen that accounts for hours of practice and undying dedication of members. In basic terms, DECA is an org...

Culture Shock: Unity Day

Culture Shock: Unity Day

Katie Reed

April 12, 2016


Filed under 2016, Columns, Culture Team

Unity Week is a part of being an active member of the Fossil Ridge High School community, and  every year for one week the focus is on students uniting to create a better, more inclusive school environment. As a student, Unity Day could mean a plethora of things: a meaningful connection to the school, ...

Second annual Ridge Games

Second annual Ridge Games

Serena Bettis

April 4, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Current Events, News, Ridge, StuCo

On Friday, April 1, the second annual Ridge Games, organized by Student Council, proved to be a fun, challenging, and late night for everyone participating in the event, which went from 6 pm to 2 am at Fossil Ridge High School. A take on the New York Times bestselling book series The Hunger Games by Suz...

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...

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