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!
FW JROTC Adventure Team Takes Home 2nd Place
On October 18 the JROTC Raiders Adventure Team competed at the Phase II competition in Phoenix. They came home with the 2nd place trophy. Check out the video of the competition with Chief Ron James being interviewed.
Students from the Independent Life Skills Class took a tour at Carmax. Adam Willson had a blast in the driver's seat.
Student Art Work Displayed at Pima County Courthouse
Thirty pieces of art work from Flowing Wells advanced art students are on display until November 7 at the Pima County Courthouse Gallery, which is in the main lobby.
FW Dionte Flores Receives Player of the Week
Flowing Wells running back Dionte Flores received Jack in the Box Player of the Week honors. Watch this video clip of him receiving his award. Read the article about the Flowing Wells football game against Empire HS where Dionte broke the school record with six rushing touchdowns.
Great job Dionte and the Flowing Wells football team.
FWHS Choir Participates in the Southern AZ Youth in Harmony Barbershop Festival
Flowing Wells HS Choir brought 40 students to Rincon HS on Saturday for the Southern AZ Youth in Harmony Barbershop Festival. Over 200 students attended and spent the day learning five barbershop songs, which they performed for parents in the evening. Singing four and eight part harmony, the students learned a ton from their professional clinicians and had a blast!
FW JROTC Rifle Team Takes Home 1st Place Trophy
On Saturday, September 13 the FW JROTC hosted the opening state Rifle Meet. Ten schools from around Arizona and southern California participated in the meet. Six of the top seven schools in Arizona had teams involved in the competition. Four of these teams rank within the top 25 in the nation.
Paced by first and second place individual performances by Adam McClintock and Wyatt Martin, the Cabs took home the first place team trophy. Other team members were Gabby Herrejon-Perez and Jake Howe. We are proud of our participants and impressed by a great beginning to our new season!
Anisa Jimenez Accepted Into the 2014 American Choral Directors' Association Western Division High School Honor Choir
Anisa Jimenez, senior Choralaires member and Choral Union Manager, has been accepted into the 2014 American Choral Directors' Association Western Division High School Honor Choir, to be held in Santa Barbara, California this February. Anisa joined over 900 singers in auditioning for the honor choir. Fewer than 200 were accepted. This elite choir will be conducted by Dr. Craig Jessop, choral director at Utah State University and former conductor of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Anisa will represent Flowing Wells at this three day festival, culminating in a concert on the last day. Anisa plans to continue with music education after graduation and is excited to grow from this incredible musical opportunity.
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.