Student Brags

These are Awesome Kids! 
Adam Copper and Bill Collage quote

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!


Graphic Design Competition

JTED@FW's top designers traveled to Pima Community College for the Tucson Area High School Graphic Design Championships. Our team of Nate, Jonah and Griselda made some quality work and came in 4th place overall. 

Graphic Design

Living River of Words Program

Environmental Science students took a field trip to the Santa Cruz River to complete the Living River of Words Program with Pima County Natural Resource Parks and recreation.

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Mesa Club Competes

Congratulations to MESA club for attending and competing at MESA Regional Day at the U of A .

Mesa

 

Grace Wins State President

Grace Dalrymple was elected one of three Arizona Association of Student Council State Presidents. Congratulations Grace. 


                                             Grace

JROTC Rifle Team Wins State Nomination

Congratulations to the JROTC Rifle team for winning the State nomination to the Civilian Marksmanship National Championships in Salt Lake City, UT this coming March. What is even more incredible is that our JV team placed 3rd overall! Go CABS.


                                 JROTC State Markmenship

ILS Social Club Students Donate Items to Men's Transition Shelter

ILS Social Club Students collected hygiene items to donate to a men's transition shelter.  Jessica Howe, a teacher from Homer Davis Elementary, received the items to be delivered to the shelter.

                          ILS Social Club

 

JROTC Special Visitors

JROTC was visited by members of The Fountains Retirement Home.


                                   The Fountains Visitors

JROTC Rifle Team Wins Sate Fall Final

Congratulations to the JROTC Rifle Team for winning the State Fall final event, The Governors Cup on Saturday, November 19th. The team beat the top 15 teams from across the state and established themselves as the #1 ranked team in Arizona!

                                 JROTC Rifle Team

Dream It, Be It Leaders

The following five students of our sophomore Dream It, Be It leaders: Yasmine Martinez, Rachel Alvord, Kendra Sanchez, Issabella Luna, and Kiana Emmons went to a local Soroptimist chapter anniversary celebration and represented FW as the only high school club associated with Soroptimist in Tucson. They shook hands and stood and spoke briefly about what being a part of the club means to them. They acted as wonderful ambassadors for Flowing Wells High School!

               Dream It, Be It LeadersDream It, Be It Leaders

 

Campus Clean Up

Students from the Independent Life Skills class cleaned up trash to help beautify the school campus. Thanks for all your hard work.

                                   Campus Clean Up

Advanced Culinary

Advanced Culinary traveled to the Tucson Country Club on September 29th for A Tavola, an etiquette training program. We learned how to mingle, make conversation at a party, set a table and fold napkins. We also ate a fabulous three course meal and had a chance to dress our best!

Eating a 3 Course Meal
              3 Course MealAdvanced Culinary Students
                                                           Dressed to Impress    

Sonoran Desert Learning Trip


AP Environmental Students traveled south to the Santa Rita Experimental Range on Tuesday 9/20 with science educators from the Ironwood Tree Experience to learn about the Sonoran Desert and field data collection techniques, including plant transects and bird point counts.

                                Students by stream

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FW Students Win AZ Auto Student Challenge

Steven Upton and Natasha Alday won the Arizona Auto Student Challenge. Both earned $1,200.00 scholarships and another $1,200.00 in tools. Natasha is the first female, non-traditional student to win this competition. Great job and congratulations!

                 Steven and Natasha WinSteven and Natasha Win

Mt. Lemmon Sky School

A select group of 36 science-minded students enjoyed four days of scientific inquiry at the top of Mt. Lemmon at the Mt. Lemmon Sky School! Research projects varied from analyzing ecotones, measuring CO2 output in cement manufacturing, examining parasitic mistletoe, and comparing water quality in natural springs. Students loved the opportunity to view the night sky through multiple telescopes in the evening!

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FFA Students Place at Pima County Fair

Four Flowing Wells FFA students participated in the Pima County Fair and had a great showing!

  • Jacklyn Buhr - Blue ribbon in showmanship and a red ribbon in market for her pig
  • Desiree Curran - 4th place blue ribbon for her lamb 
  • Luz Moreno - Blue ribbons in showmanship and market for her pig
  • Justine - 1st place blue ribbon in showmanship and 3rd place blue ribbon in market for her pig

JTED Graphic Design Skills Day

Congratulations to our graphic design students for an excellent performance at Eastern Arizona College Skills Day! Three students traveled to Thatcher to compete in a variety of creative challenges and came away with a variety of awards: 

  • Nate Leigh - Digital Media 2nd Place, Poster Design 3rd Place
  • Nikkie Ambrose - Logo Design 2nd Place
  • Corey McCarty - Logo Design 1st Place, Still Life Drawing 2nd Place

Great job representing JTED!

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JROTC Drill Team Places 3rd at State Competition

The drill team competed with 32 other schools at the AZ State High School Competition at Alahambra High School.

  • Armed Drill Team took 3rd Place in Armed Regulation
  • Armed Four Person took 2nd Place 

Flowing Wells High School took 3rd place over all in the state. Awesome job!

JROTC Drill Team

FWHS Economic Team Places 5th

FWHS Economic Team Places 5thOn April 8, FW competed in the Arizona State Finals of the Economics Challenge at Mesa Community College. This is part of a national competition sponsored by the National Council on Economics Education. The FW team, Ethan Burch, Kirk Davis, Michael Jurado, and Benjamin Bussey placed 5th in the finance challenge and did not place in the top ten top division of the economics challenge. We were the top regular public school in the competition. Other schools represented were University High School, Seton Catholic, several basis campuses, and many other schools from around Arizona. The advisors from each team competed in the teacher challenge, which was for candy and unscored. Mr. Klein won candy for Flowing Wells.

Fashion Design Students Medal at State Conference

The Flowing Wells fashion chapter of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently attended the spring leadership conference at Westin La Paloma resort in Tucson. FCCLA is the national student organization for students enrolled in family and consumer science courses. Sixteen fashion students competed in STAR events, Arizona proficiency events, and attended leadership workshops during the three-day conference. 

The students in this photo competed for Flowing Wells.

Fashion Design Students Medal at State Conference

Front row: Sandy Trieu, gold in fashion design; Alex Morales, silver in chapter community service project; Evelyn Tovar, bronze in graphic design; Maleah Sanchez, silver in promote & publicize FCCLA
Second row: Andrea Gonzalez, bronze in graphic design; Bella Garza, silver in chapter in review portfolio; Mariela Lara, bronze in graphic design; Cassandra Arroyo, silver in fashion construction
Third row: Ana Roca, silver in recycle & redesign; Baylee Martin, silver in promote & publicize FCCLA; Erendida Robles, gold in fashion design; Leslie Gonzalez, silver in fashion design
Back row: Itzel Herrera, gold in fashion construction; Zhane` Elie, gold in fashion construction; Araceli Ward, silver in chapter in review portfolio; Kaitlin Imrich, gold in recycle & redesign

Nine students were named national contenders and will be traveling to San Diego July 2-8, 2016 to attend the FCCLA National Leadership Conference and to compete for national medals.

Fashion Design Students Medal at State Conference

Front row: Sandy Trieu, Cassandra Arroyo, Maleah Sanchez
Second row: Baylee Martin, Erendida Robles, Leslie Gonzalez
Back row: Itzel Herrera, Zhane` Elie, Kaitlin Imrich

Congratulations and great job!

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.