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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...

FBLA state qualified

FBLA state qualified

Kathleen Lee

February 3, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, FBLA

Future Business Leaders of America at Fossil Ridge are qualified for state. FBLA sabercats took 48 medals to state at the districts competition on Feb 3. at the UNC Civic Center in Greeley, Colorado. Fossil bested 22 high schools and received first place in the district. The conference offered many s...

Ease fears by attending college fairs

Ease fears by attending college fairs

Serena Bettis

February 1, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Career Center

For many high school students, college is daunting. All the work of finding a college, learning about what the school offers, deciding on location, thinking about a major, along with factoring in tuition, scholarships, and all the application requirements to apply turns into  lengthy and often frustrating tasks. Wit...

‘Cats to college night

‘Cats to college night

Serena Bettis

January 25, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Career Center

  The ‘Cats to College Night will be held on Wednesday, January 27 in the Commons at Fossil Ridge High School. This is a small college fair that is open to ninth through twelfth grade students and parents. One of the best opportunities for students to get answers to questions they have about...

Successful first game for the Unified Basketball team

Successful first game for the Unified Basketball team

Abby Bordewick

January 22, 2016


Filed under 2016, Fossil Friends, Unified Basketball

The Loveland Indians came to Fossil Ridge High School to face the Sabercats in their first unified basketball game of the season. The January 20th game was a huge success, with a giant student section, and the players couldn't have been more excited to be out on the court. The student body was excite...

Culture team spreads positivity throughout Fossil

Culture team spreads positivity throughout Fossil

Serena Bettis

January 13, 2016


Filed under 2016, Academics, Culture Team

The first Culture Team meeting of the year took place on Thursday, January 7, and brought with it many new thoughts about school-wide activities.  The Climate and Culture Team began as an idea between the school’s facilitators after a leadership summit in October of 2014 led them to think that the ...

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