Santa Fe South Express

Seniors attend college fair at OCCC

Seniors attend college fair at OCCC

Jose Lozano, Reporter

September 23, 2015


Filed under NEWS

On September 15th, the seniors went on a field trip to OCCC to attend a college fair. At the fair there were representatives from nniversities all over Oklahoma. There were even a few from Texas and Arkansas. The college fair took place in the gymnasium of the college and each representative had their...

The middle school’s loss is the high school’s gain

The middle school’s loss is the high school’s gain

Carcin Sung, Reporter

September 15, 2015


Filed under NEWS

One of our new teachers is Brooke Nicole Watson. She grew up in Arkansas and moved to Oklahoma City in 2008. Mrs. Watson has one brother, three children and one dog. She went to the University of Arkansas in Fort Smith to get her bachelor degree and to the University of Oklahoma to get her Master's Degree....

New math teacher is 2015 OU graduate

New math teacher is 2015 OU graduate

Edwin Meneses, Reporter

September 15, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Ms. McLanahan is one of the newest and youngest members of the SFS family. She is from Edmond, Oklahoma and has three older brothers. Both her parents had a great education; her mom is a doctor and her dad is a lawyer. Back when she attended high school she was a nanny. She loved being around kids...

High school evacuated during lunch

Sarai Hernandez, Reporter

September 9, 2015


Filed under NEWS, VIDEO

On Friday August 21, 2015 during lunch all students and staff were evacuated from the building as the fire alarms went off and continued. According to Mr. Seeright,  dust got into the fire alarms causing them to go off. Due to the malfunction of the fire alarms they were unable to rest them and that...

From student teacher to biology teacher

From student teacher to biology teacher

Bridgette Duenas, Reporter

September 9, 2015


Filed under NEWS

You may remember seeing her last year as a student teacher in Mr. Hutchinson’s history class. This year she was given the opportunity to teach here as the new sophomore biology teacher. She grew up not too far from here in Enid, Oklahoma, which is only about an hour away from here. She attended...

Same teacher, new school

Same teacher, new school

Jennifer Villafana, Reporter

August 25, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Have you met the new staff at SFS? We interviewed our new Spanish teacher, Mr. Folmsbee. He grew up in Mexico and he attended Pacific Christian College. He has four siblings, two sisters and two brothers. “I am the baby and the smart one,” said Mr. Folmsbee. Now let’s get into hobbies. His...

SFS adopts new grading system

SFS adopts new grading system

Jennifer Villafana, Reporter

August 19, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Showcase

This year Santa Fe South Schools has made a change in their grading system. It is known as Standard Based Grading (SBG). With this new system student achievements will not be evaluated or measured in the same way as previous years. Previously, a 90-100 was an “A” and so on. The SBG is a scale from...

SFS graduate hired as new secretary

SFS graduate hired as new secretary

Carcin Sung, Reporter

August 19, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

Maria Cerda is the new high school secretary. Maria graduated from Santa Fe South in 2008. The reason why she came here to work at SFS is because it’s Santa Fe South! She has two sisters and one brother and one three year old son. Whenever she has a spare time, she hangs out with her son and she...

When the Saints go marching in (to the basketball games!)

When the Saints go marching in (to the basketball games!)

Edwin Meneses, Reporter

August 19, 2015


Filed under A & E, NEWS, Uncategorized

Have you ever been to a sporting event and see the opposite team being cheered on by the musical tones of a group of teens with their musical instruments? The crowd cheering and going crazy is something you might not see very often . Well get ready Santa Fe South because the band is bringing all the...

Google translate is now an app for smartphones

Google translate is now an app for smartphones

Sixto Kirk, Reporter

August 18, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Did you know Google Translate is a multilingual service provided by Google to translate text and words from a language to another? It is also offered to Android and iOS smartphones. As of todays date Google Translate supports 90 languages at various levels and serves over 200 million people daily. It...

Choir has new teacher and goals

Choir has new teacher and goals

Gema Mora, Reporter

August 18, 2015


Filed under A & E, NEWS

Everyone that has been in choir enjoys it so much. Being in choir requires passion to sing out loud, practicing to make perfect and memorizing lyrics by heart. Choir teaches them to do soul fess and to warm up properly. Every student cares enough to be in choir to sing, perform onstage, and sing to the...

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