The Fluco Beat

  • February 22Anyone interested in playing in the Jazz Band's Music Mosaic on 3/13 should stop by the band room for a sign-up form. Sign-ups to perform are due by 3/7.

  • February 22SENIORS! Don't forget about the scholarships that are available on the bulletin board outside the counseling office and on the counseling website.

  • February 22If you have a family member that goes to Fluvanna, you can be eligible to be in the yearbook for family ties, sign ups are outside the senior lounge in the cafeteria

  • February 22The FCHS Talent Show will be held on Friday 3/8 at 7:00 PM. Registration forms are now available from Mr. Scruggs

  • February 14Boys outdoor track will begin on 2/25. Athletes must have a sport physical on file. See coach Szarmach if you have any questions

Bringin’ it Back to Babies

Bringin’ it Back to Babies

Syerra Milliman, Fluco Beat Editor

February 22, 2019


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Senior year is full of celebration, as friends and family witness the transition from childhood into adulthood. FCHS offers several ways for parents to reflect on their seniors’ growth and accomplishments, including purchasing a “baby ad” for the FCHS 2019 Yearbook..   The Yearbook team is curr...

FCCLA Leads FCHS

FCCLA Leads FCHS

Tyler Harris, FCHS Journalist

February 19, 2019


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In a relatively new arrival to Fluvanna’s clubs line up, the Future Career and Community Leaders of America Club (FCCLA), teaches students leadership and community outreach skills in the fields of culinary, fashion, and financial literacy. The club was introduced to FCHS last September by Culinary teach...

Dance On For Hands On

Dance On For Hands On

Maddy Eubank, FCHS Journalist

February 8, 2019


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On Feb. 22, the Student Government Association (SGA) will be holding a casual, white-out and glow-themed dance from 8-10 pm in the Auxiliary Gym to help fund Hands on Fluvanna, the school’s annual day of volunteering in Fluvanna County. Tickets will go on sale the week of Feb. 11 in the cafeteria dur...

Editorial: We Honor Our Veterans

Editorial: We Honor Our Veterans

Blake Berry, Fluco Beat Editor

February 7, 2019


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Look around you. In your classroom, on the street, in a public building. There are people you know and people you don’t know all around you. Now, those people may be just that: people. Everyday workers, taking care of schoolwork or going to work to make their living. But some of those very same peo...

Pancakes and Plaid

Pancakes and Plaid

Clio Schurtz, FCHS Journalist

February 6, 2019


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What could possibly get sleep-deprived students to leave their warm beds before dawn to travel to iHop on a cold February morning? The annual Lumberjack Friday tradition at FCHS. Started in 2010 by a few FCHS seniors, this now-annual student tradition (not a school-sanctioned event) is held every year o...

Multicultural Club Celebrates Unity at FCHS

Multicultural Club Celebrates Unity at FCHS

Jules Shepherd, FCHS Journalist

February 4, 2019


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New ideas seem to be fluttering through the halls this year, with one such idea being a new club focused on promoting and celebrating different races and cultures at the school. Choir teacher Horace Scruggs started the club in order to “help our students gain greater knowledge and appreciation for ...

Self Care for Students

Self Care for Students

Maddy Eubank, FCHS Journalist

January 30, 2019


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This past fall, a new club was introduced at FCHS with the hopes of helping students struggling with stress as well as any other challenges they may be dealing with at home or at school. “While students may generally know what self-care is, they may be unaware of all the different self-care strateg...

Coping With Dyslexia

Coping With Dyslexia

Danielle Bryant, FCHS Journalist

January 28, 2019


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When someone thinks of the term dyslexia, they might think it only means having trouble with reading. However, dyslexia can mean different things to different people who have to deal with this disability. Up to 20% of Americans (or one in five) have a language-based learning disability which makes lette...

Food4U Brings Food to Students in Need

Food4U Brings Food to Students in Need

Blake Berry, Fluco Beat Editor

January 22, 2019


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Hunger is a serious problem for many people around the world, and the United States is no different. Some children in America only get one meal a day instead of three, and only get that in the form of a school lunch. Gary Greenwood is an Economic and Personal Finance teacher at FCHS, as well as the co...

Flucos Celebrate Family Ties

Flucos Celebrate Family Ties

Blake Berry, Fluco Beat Editor

January 19, 2019


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Students and staff at FCHS are frequently reminded that they are all part of a larger Fluco family. But many Flucos, "family" is a literal description, with siblings, cousins, aunts, uncles, parents, and more under the same roof at school. In recognition of this fact, the FCHS Yearbook has been highligh...

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