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DECA Invitational brings marketing students into competition season

DECA Invitational brings marketing students into competition season

Anna Henning, Academics/Activities Beat Leader

October 21, 2018

The annual Colorado State University Distributive Education Clubs of America Invitational was held on October 16 in the Lory Student Center. 150 DECA members from Fossil Ridge High School attended. This practice competition for regionals allowed DECA members from high schools across Colorado to get a...

Knowledge, Steve, homies, and bread: What you missed at Trivia Night

Knowledge, Steve, homies, and bread: What you missed at Trivia Night

Caroline Sears

October 15, 2018

On Friday, October 12 in the Fossil Ridge High School Media Center, students took over for Trivia Night. During the evening of thrilling competition, intriguing questions, and teamwork, a total of twenty teams of three to five people competed for gift cards to BJ’s, Sephora, Urban Brix, and many more sp...

Colleges inform students at district college fair

Colleges inform students at district college fair

Liam H. Flake

October 5, 2018

On Tuesday, October 2, Poudre High School hosted a District Out-Of-State College Fair. The event featured two hundred booths lined up in the school’s main and auxiliary gyms representing colleges from across the country. From 6:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., students from the entire district were invited to...

First stop Denver, next stop San Jose

First stop Denver, next stop San Jose

Isabella Mahal

September 23, 2018

On Saturday, September 22, Fossil Ridge High School’s robotics team, known primarily as Ridgebotics, competed in an off-season competition in Denver. This marked the first opportunity the team has had for the school year to test their robot against other schools, and Fossil was delighted to walk away with...

Welcome to the jungle: moments from the 2018 Homecoming Dance

Welcome to the jungle: moments from the 2018 Homecoming Dance

Liam H. Flake, News Director

September 16, 2018

On Saturday, September 15, Fossil Ridge held its 14th annual homecoming dance in the school gym, featuring the theme of “Safari.” From 8:00 pm to 11:00, Fossil students danced amongst decorations mirroring the African savannah. Students were additionally given the options to cool off and hang out ou...

Football Players, Homecoming Court, and Jigsaw Puzzles

Football Players, Homecoming Court, and Jigsaw Puzzles

Liam H. Flake, News Director

September 15, 2018

Fossil Ridge High School hosted their “Safari”-themed homecoming assembly on Friday, September 14, in the school’s gym. The assembly featured various school functions, including dance team, choir, the football team, the band, and the cheer team. The assembly also featured elements and setup from ...

Bonfire explodes into Homecoming week

Bonfire explodes into Homecoming week

Anna Henning, Academics/Activities Beat Leader

September 13, 2018

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Sanford’s seniors find inner voice through aphorisms

Sanford’s seniors find inner voice through aphorisms

Anna Henning

September 6, 2018

Mr. Sanford’s seniors dive into the year by learning about aphorisms. In the Modern Literary Perspectives class, students learned about small sayings meant to broaden one’s view or interpretation of life. Mark Twain explained aphorisms as “minimum words, maximum sense.” The opportunity to write...

Amnesty works to protect human rights

Amnesty works to protect human rights

Isabella Mahal

September 1, 2018

On Friday, August 31, Fossil Ridge High School’s Amnesty International chapter hosted their kickoff meeting in room W105. During the meeting, the group explained the goals of the international group, which center around one idea - “to defend human rights wherever they are threatened around the wor...

Fossil exhibits colorful spirit

Fossil exhibits colorful spirit

Macy Fowler

August 26, 2018

Student Council held Fossil Ridge High School’s annual Color Dance on August 24, where students are able to buy color packets and throw them at their friends. Junior Sarah Pearson, the committee head of the dance, says that the setup is pretty simple, explaining “The biggest thing is getting the c...

Saying goodbye the the senior class

Saying goodbye the the senior class

Karen Manley

May 28, 2018

With another year come and gone, it is time to say goodbye to the class of 2018 as they move towards the next chapter of their lives. While all graduates have unique stories, each and every one is a Sabercat, and this is what makes Fossil Ridge High School such a special place. Though the senioritis s...

Science Olympiad scoops up three medals at Nationals

Science Olympiad scoops up three medals at Nationals

Isabella Mahal

May 20, 2018

On Friday, May 18 and Saturday, May 19, fifteen Science Olympiad competitors from Fossil Ridge High School, as well as four alternates, headed to Colorado State University (CSU) for the National Science Olympiad competition. Three teams of two from Fossil brought home medals, including Trevor Long and K...

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