Weekly Update

10-25-2019

Rocket Student of the Month

FHS Rocket, Gilbert Ramos was celebrated as September’s Student of the Month recipient! Rocket Staffulty selected Gilbert for his work ethic, his positive attitude, is very respectful and highly motivated. Gilbert is always ready to come to school and work every day and is determined to graduate on time! Gilbert is definitely on the right track! We wish to give a ROCKET round of applause to Gilbert Ramos!

GRIZZLY Academy

A representative from the Grizzly Youth Academy, SST Castillo visits with FHS students to discuss their program. Grizzly Youth Academy is structured as a “military boarding school”, providing structure and support 24/7 for youth who previously struggled in school. These young individuals develop skills and habits to overcome obstacles and learn to succeed.

Model School Validation Visit

On Monday and Tuesday, FHS Rockets, District administrators; Dr. De Leon, Dr. McCoy and OUHSD Board President, Dr. Davis welcomed the CDE visiting validation team as we undergo the process of becoming a Model Continuation High School. The 2 day visit consisted of classroom observations and focus group interviews with students, service provider agencies, teachers, community service organizations, district personnel and parents/guardians/caregivers. The visiting team was very impressed by all that we are doing for our students!

Celebrating our student ROCKET test takers

On Monday, FHS staff celebrated the PSAT/SAT student test takers with a pizza and ice cream lunch for their efforts on last week’s test day! #ROCKETPRIDE