Rebel Roar

Debate Club Revival

Chloe Kim and Brandon Dodson

October 19, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Last year, the Rebel Roar had a discussion about the speech part of the forensics team here at Fairfax High School, and this year we sat down with Ms. Davids, one of the forensics team sponsors, to talk about the debate aspect. The forensics team has been here "for three years and it'll be the second...

Welcome Principal Lenart

Emily Sheng, Eunu Lim, Ritika Thope, and Nicholas Lutalo

October 19, 2018


Filed under Features

The new school year welcomed in new students and a new principal. Erin Lenart, previously the principal of Lanier Middle School, will now head Fairfax High School. Principal Lenart's Background: Prior to joining the school administration, Ms. Lenart was a middle and high school English teacher. Sh...

New Club Aims to Support Children Affected By Cancer

New Club Aims to Support Children Affected By Cancer

Mike Breslin

February 7, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Features

Juniors Emily Deivert, Deama Habibi and Deena Habibi organized a club through their DECA class called Athletes Crush Cancer that is open to all students at Fairfax and allows students to create relationships with children affected by pediatric cancer. Athletes Crush Cancer, or simply Crush Cancer because the club i...

Zika Virus Spreads Across Americas

Zika Virus Spreads Across Americas

Emily Sheng

February 7, 2016


Filed under Features, News

The Zika virus is quickly becoming a pandemic across the Americas. The WHO has recently declared a global public health emergency on the Zika virus. The current epidemic originated in Brazil and began spreading in May of last year. The disease is mainly spread by the mosquito vector Aedes aegypti...

Political Clubs Q&A- Denton Knight

Political Clubs Q&A- Denton Knight

Autumn Kent and Courtney Herzog

December 16, 2015


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Denton Knight - Leader of Young Republicans Why did you get into politics in the first place? We live in America, and it is important to understand those discussions. It is such an important part of our life that I think everyone should be interested in politics to some degree so they are able...

Political Clubs Q&A- Jackson Samples

Political Clubs Q&A- Jackson Samples

Autumn Kent and Courtney Herzog

December 16, 2015


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Features

Jackson Samples - Leader of Young Democrats   Why go you into politics in the first place? I think political activity is a big part of our life and definitely, among young people like us in high school. People aren't really interested in voting or what the major issues are. I thought b...

Rebels Walk the Red Carpet at Homecoming

Rebels Walk the Red Carpet at Homecoming

Aniqa Faruque, Hannah Maschino, Emily Sheng, Courtney Herzog, and Autumn Kent

September 28, 2015


Filed under Features

After an exciting week of lunchtime games, spirit days and assemblies, the Fairfax student body celebrated homecoming in a big way at the pep rally and football game on Friday and a dance in the gym on Saturday night. The theme for this year's celebration, Rebels on the Big Screen, was reflected in a...

Meet the New School Resource Officer, George Moskowitz

Meet the New School Resource Officer, George Moskowitz

Mike Breslin

December 12, 2014


Filed under Features

The newest member of the Fairfax High School staff is school resource officer George Moskowitz. Moskowitz previously worked as the SRO at Lanier Middle School, and switched assignments with former Fairfax SRO Lisa Cravalho, bringing him to FHS. Read on to learn about Officer Moskowitz and his police...

Tessa Harnisch: Rebel on the Runway

Gillian Elliott

November 25, 2013


Filed under Features

On Nov. 5 junior Tessa Harnisch traveled to New York with her mother. Their journey was not to begin a vacation nor even a weekend getaway; it was a day trip to meet with her agent and go through casting for an upcoming fashion show. Harnisch is a model signed to Heartland Model Agency and has walked in numerous shows in New York, Washington, D.C. and Boston’s f...

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