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Naije'e Hanley won the LA Regional NFTE Competition on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. NFTE is the non-profit organization, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). She beat out over 2500 young entrepreneurs to win a $1,000 scholarship as well a trip to New York City to compete next year in the National Championship. The Academy of Finance would like to thank all of her teachers and staff that contributed to her success and helped her grow into the amazing young entrepreneur she is. Thank you everyone for contributing! (Stahura, 6/10/19)
Foshay 10th Grader Wins Warren Christopher Scholarship and Will Attend National Student Leadership Conference!
Congratulations to Foshay Tenth Grader, Minna Belidhon. Minna has been selected to receive the Warren Christopher Scholarship of $20,000, which she will receive upon acceptance to a college or university. Minna was also selected to attend the National Student Leadership Conference at the American University in Washington D.C., on a full scholarship this summer. Foshay is very proud of you, Minna!! (Laska, 6/30)
Senior Foshay Student, Stewart Alvayero has signed his letter of intent to attend Vanguard University, with a full academic and soccer scholarship for four years. Established in 1920, Vanguard University was the first-four year college to set up a campus in Orange County in 1950. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). We are very proud of Stewart. Go Wolverines! (Stahura, 6/30)
Please click the link to see the May 2019 Foshay Parent Center Update and Calendar of Events.
Congratulations to our Boys Volleyball team who were ranked #7 in the LAUSD/CIF Division 3 playoffs! Foshay will be hosting the first round playoff game on Tuesday, April 30th; time will be announced. The Foshay Swimming team has also qualified to participate in the League Preliminaries which will also take place on April 30th. Let's wear our Foshay gear on Tuesday to support the student athletes. (Stahura, 4/30.)
Foshay's Music Department, under the direction of Vincent Womack, received a generous $102,000 music instrument donation from StubHub's Next Stage program, as part of the Mr. Holland's Opus Foundational Grant. Please check out the story at the link above.
- #1 Feeder High School to USC in the nation
- A model school for Urban Learning Centers
- Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation Recipient
- Education Through Music "Shining Star Award" Recipient
- FIRST Robotics Competition Winner--San Diego Regional 2018