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Making Music During a Pandemic

Making Music During a Pandemic
January 12, 2021

Teaching in a Covid environment is difficult, but being new can come with a whole new plate of challenges. For new Band Director Burton Hable, the difficulty lies in a teaching subject which also prevents...

Ms. Z. and Her Feline Companions

Victoria Zavadsky posing with her cat, Oscar
January 6, 2021

Any student who has ever had the pleasure of taking an English class with FCHS’s Victoria Zavadsky must certainly know about her intense love for felines.  Zavadsky has been teaching English and AP...

Harkrader Takes the Stage

Harkrader Takes the Stage
January 3, 2021

New FCHS Choir teacher Sara Harkrader has been singing in a choir since she was five years old. Now she shares her expertise by directing it. Since she was a child, Harkrader sang anywhere she could...

Abruzzo Shares Love of Lit

Abruzzo Shares Love of Lit
December 1, 2020

Since she was young, Julianne Abruzzo has loved to read and write. Now she shares her love of literature with the students at Fluvanna where she teaches English 10 Honors and English 10 Academic. Abruzzo...

New Virtual Teacher: Kenny Larios

New Virtual Teacher: Kenny Larios
November 24, 2020

It may seem hard to believe, given the virtual aspect to school this year, but the words “Virtual Lab” used to mean something quite different at FCHS. It meant Room 3108, the one computer lab at school...

FCHS Welcomes New Assistant Principal

Assistant Principal Kyle Gravitt
November 11, 2020

When Assistant Principal Kyle Gravitt joined FCHS in July, he knew he was joining a school experiencing a year like no other. Still, he expected a positive experience based on what he had heard about Fluvanna. “I...

SRO is Still on Hand, Virtual or Not

Student Resource Officer Kevin Taylor
October 28, 2020

You might think that with no students in the building, Student Resource Officer Kevin Taylor would have nothing to do. However, nothing could be further from the truth. While students having trouble...

Student Commended in National Merit Scholarship Program

Photo by Rachel Kelly
October 21, 2020

Fluvanna County High School Troy Stephens has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation...

Musicians at Home

FCHS students take an instrument master class from a visiting teacher.
October 1, 2020

The world is always changing, but what really matters may be how we adapt to these changes. Like many other groups at FCHS, the band has had to face many difficult challenges so far in online schooling....

From Letter-Carrying to Teaching

From Letter-Carrying to Teaching
February 7, 2020

Ever since his early college days, FCHS English teacher Christopher Zema knew that teaching was his end goal.  Although he was not sure what subject he wanted to teach, or in what capacity, he was sure...

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