These are Awesome Kids! [ Student Brags ]
We are proud of our students here at FWHS. We recognize those who study hard and do their best. They have done an exceptionally good job and deserve to be bragged about!
Choralaires Sing with University Community Chorus
On November 1, 2015, the FWHS Choralaires joined forces with the University Community Chorus and Orchestra, to perform the lyrical and ebullient Vesperae Solennes do Confessore, K. 339 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The University Community Chorus personally selected the Choralaires to join them for this magnificent concert. The event took place in Crowder Hall, which is located in the University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music. Dr. Elizabeth Schauer and assistant director Hyoungil Seo conducted the concert.
FW Raiders & Rifle Teams Take First
On November 7, the Flowing Wells Raiders and rifle teams traveled to Rio Rico High School to compete in several difficult events including the vehicle pull, one-rope bridge, and tire flip. They took first place overall for physical fitness and rifle marksmanship. Jacob Driggers, Clayton Teague, Andrew Wright, and Aaron McCommon lead their teams with great pride and confidence, making for another successful competition for Flowing Wells. Great job cabs, keep up the good work.
Arizona Choral Educators Fall Festival
On October 28 three choirs from Flowing Wells High School traveled to Catalina Foothills High School to participate in the Arizona choral educators fall festival. Each choir performed for a rating, received a clinic from a college adjudicator, and participated in a rated sight singing clinic. Honor choir received a rating of excellent, bella voce received an excellent with distinction, and choralaires received a superior with distinction. The latter two are qualified to compete at the state level in April 2016.
Boys and Girls Cross Country Head to State
The boys and girls cross country made it to state! The boys came in 4th at sectionals, and the girls came in 6th! Benjamin Bussey came in 11th place, Juan Miranda took 14th place, and Victor came in 21st. Saydie Chavez came in 3rd place and Karena Garcia came in 6th place! Great job to everyone!
JROTC Raiders Finish in 2nd Place
Congratulations to the Flowing Wells High School Raiders team for their 2nd place state finish at their competition on Sunday, October 18 in Flagstaff, AZ. Commander Jacob Driggers led his team and captured five trophies in all five events. Nice job, Raiders!
Trout in the Classroom
This is the fourth year that we have been doing the Trout in the Classroom with the Department of Game and Fish. This year David Barnett, Tyler Raynor, and Kevin Hillman are taking care of the fish and their eggs. They monitor water quality and hatching rate. They will also have the opportunity to teach lessons to their peers on aquatic environments and the specific needs of rainbow trout. Check out these great pictures of when the eggs arrived on October 14.
Culinary Arts Students Are Learning How To Cook
Our culinary arts students are having fun learning how to roast a chicken, prepare risotto, and make lemonade. Great job, students!
Ag Students Visit Shamrock Farms
On October 13, Ag students got a chance to visit the Shamrock Dairy Farm and learn about the process that goes into making milk and other dairy products. It was an instructive and educational day. Our students thoroughly enjoyed themselves.
Flowing Wells Color Guard
The Flowing Wells Color Guard had the honor to present the colors at the Wounded Warrior GT-500 nationwide tour.
The car is on a nationwide tour, named the “High Five Tour,” representing the Wounded Warriors Family Support Organization. The tour is going to accept donations for our wounded warriors.
The car is a GT-500 Super Snake wide-body Mustang, built in Las Vegas by Shelby. It has 850 horsepower and many of other special equipment. The car has a complete body wrap which looks like the American Flag and it is very beautiful to see.