Freedom XC Places 3rd in States

Each intake of breath brings an icy chill as they pump their legs, adrenaline boosting their speed. They burst through the trees, racing to the finish line. The cheering crowd roars in their ears as they cross, finishing strong. Freedom cross country gave it their best with the varsity boys placing third, and varsity girls […]

Inclusive Schools week recap

During Dec. 2 – 6, Freedom celebrated Inclusive Schools week. Freedom HOPE club and Unified Sports sponsored many events throughout the week with the special education students at Freedom. Inclusive Schools week works to make sure students feel included, and gives them a chance to be represented and celebrated within the school. The week started […]

Varsity Gymnastics Senior Night: A Win For The Eagles

On Wednesday Dec. 4, 2019, the Freedom High School varsity gymnastics team held the first home meet, dedicating the night to the seniors.  It was a successful night for the team as they placed first with a total score of 145.025. Following the team was John Champe with 128.900, Broad Run with 113.825 and Rock […]

Freedom Celebrates the First Day of Inclusive Schools Week

Freedom began its Inclusive Schools Week activities on Monday, Dec. 2 by having students pose as the “I” in KIND before the school day begun. The first week of December is Inclusive Schools Week, an annual event dedicated to recognizing and advocating for inclusivity in schools. The photo opportunity was put together by Helping Other […]

Freedom Football Season Comes to a Close

As the fall sports season comes to a close, it’s time to recognize the efforts of the Freedom varsity football team. This year, the Eagles finished the season with a record of 2-8. While this did not place them at the top of the standings, this is an improvement from the zero wins of last […]

A Higher GPA at the Cost of Creativity

From culinary arts to ceramics, the opportunities are endless at Freedom. But the restricting and pressuring society of Northern Virginia keeps students like me from enrolling in them. Transitioning from the structured middle school schedules to the freedom in high school, the creative classes that seemed beneficial and educational were appealing to me. I have […]

Andrew Strait Signs with UAB

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, Freedom senior and all-state forward Andrew Strait signed his national letter of intent with the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Strait is the Freedom Boys Soccer record holder in career goals, single season assists and single season goals, and will look to continue his successful career at UAB in addition to […]

Junior Class Wins Powderpuff

On Saturday, Nov. 16, Freedom High School held the annual Powderpuff Football game of juniors versus seniors. The senior class was lead by Tyler Knapp, Nicolas McMillen, Christian Poland, Nick Sohn and Coley Villagomez. The junior class was lead by Jacob Aponte, Charles Ceccotti, Tony Chung, Oscar Gorman, Brandon Hall, Alec Maggio, Justin Martinez, Frankie […]

FHS Students Paint A Mural To Inspire Others

On Nov. 4 and 5, a group of juniors led by Katie Ramboyong painted a mural in the girls gym locker room. After three months planning the mural, Ramboyong was relieved that it was officially done. “I wanted to paint this mural to help uplift young girls who feel self conscious or are comparing themselves […]

Say No to Substance Abuse for November

Freedom PEER is doing an initiative for the month of November concerning substance abuse, and especially teen vaping and driving under the influence. The group is working the entire month of November to spread awareness about the dangers of teenage vaping and driving under the influence. Over the past decade, the popularity of e-cigarettes has […]

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