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FHS Seniors Named to Arkansas All-Star Team

Posted by Alan on April 28, 2016 11:03 AM | Filed in News, Student Achievement |

Congrats to seniors Abigail Pickhardt and Blake Young for being named to the 2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star Team! 

Fayetteville High School's photo.
Fayetteville High School's photo.

Five FHS Students Receive Perfect ACT Score

Posted by Alan on April 28, 2016 11:01 AM | Filed in News, Student Achievement |

Speaking of ACT scores, there are currently FIVE students enrolled at FHS who made a score of 36, the highest score possible, on the ACT exam: Kyle Jiang, Ryan Kim, Meagan Olsen, Albert Xu, and Emily Jackson! Emily is a sophomore, and the rest are juniors at FHS.

Fayetteville High School's photo.

Ramay Students Capture Second Place in Technology Challenge

Posted by Greg on January 22, 2010 12:36 PM | Filed in Student Achievement |

Ramay Junior High School students placed second in the 2009 Razorback Technology Challenge held Wednesday, December 9th on the University of Arkansas' Fayetteville campus. The competition, sponsored by the University of Arkansas College of Engineering and the College of Education and Health Professions, is held on the second Wednesday of December and draws students from the four-state area. More than 560 students participated this year.

Read the full article over on our Project 21c pages.

FHS Class of 2009 List

Posted by Alan on May 22, 2009 11:25 AM | Filed in Student Achievement |

graduate.pngThe Fayetteville High School Class of 2009 officially graduated last night in the annual commencement ceremonies at Bud Walton Arena. Congratulations to all the graduates and their proud families!!

Click here to see a list of the graduates.

Leverett Elementary Students Win GAC Youth Poster Contest

Posted by Aimee on December 19, 2008 10:58 AM | Filed in News, Student Achievement |

Fifth graders Heather Osburne and Kambre Whisenhunt won first place and third place respectively, in the Great Arkansas Cleanup Youth Poster Contest, sponsored by Keep Arkansas Beautiful and the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service.  John Pope, Vice Chairman of the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission, presented the students with awards in Leverett's library.  The purpose of the contest was to involve students, increase awareness and to educate the public that litter and using illegal dumping sites have a harmful effect on the environment and Arkansas' quality of life.

breakin3.pngCheck out the Thanksgiving episode of Breakin' the Leash, a show by FHS Advanced Television students which covers issues of interest to teens.  Students leave the television lab to research and interview people in the community to create multi-dimensional projects.

For more information about the student TV program, click here.

FHS Students Receive Commendations from National Merit

Posted by Alan on October 29, 2008 9:36 AM | Filed in Student Achievement |

taking_test.pngFour FHS students have been named Commended Students in the 2009 National Merit Scholarship Program. The students are Jordan Burns, Birch Griesse, Quinn Kelly and Jonathan Weed.

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2009 competition for National Merit Scholarships, Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2009 competition.

GED Graduate Wins State Scholarship

Posted by Alan on October 22, 2008 10:31 AM | Filed in Student Achievement | Comments (1)

Ayadi.pngAdil Ayadi, a GED graduate from Fayetteville Adult and Community Education, was awarded the Luther H. Black Scholarship on October 1, 2008. This prestigious award is given each year to one Arkansas High School Diploma (GED) graduate who demonstrates outstanding leadership, citizenship, and professional promise. Recipients are awarded $l000 per year and can be renewed up to four years to help with costs of higher education.

More info in the news release. Click here!

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