The student news site of Santa Fe South High School

Santa Fe South Express

  • Thanksgiving Break: November 22nd-24th

S.W.O.L.E. Week Recap

S.W.O.L.E. Week Recap

Jennifer Hernandez, Reporter

November 17, 2017


Filed under STUCO, STUDENT LIFE, VIDEO

S.W.O.L.E. Week was a grand success. It consisted of fun events during and after school hours. There was a Movie Night, Halloween Fashion Show, Teacher and Student Basketball Game, Powder Puff Football Game, Foam Party and a Black Out Assembly. Throughout the week there was also themes. Monday was 20's...

ACT Practice

ACT Practice

Maxamilliano Carranza, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Students will be taking a practice ACT on Friday, November 17th. Those who have concurrent enrollment or MetroTech will be in the choir room A100 while the test is being taken. This test will help give you an idea on how tough the ACT will be and how much effort you need to give to get into a great...

Teacher of the Year 2017-2018

Teacher of the Year 2017-2018

Aylin Mendez, Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Mrs. Danielle Moore our Trigonometry/Precalculus teacher has won Santa Fe South's Teacher of the Year for 2017-2018. "When I received my award, I cried," Mrs. Moore recalled. She was pleasantly surprised when Mrs. Harper handed her the glass award. She could not give her speech because her emotions...

Blanket Drive

Blanket Drive

Kelly Ramirez, Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

The Blanket Drive is offering community service hours to those who donate a blanket. One blanket is equivalent to two hours of community service. They will be accepting blankets from November 14th though November 24th. Please turn them into the office.

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Kelly Ramirez, Reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

As Thanksgiving is approaching, our SFS Family will be hosting the Thanksgiving Community Dinner on November 16, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The dinner will be held at the high school. SFS hopes everyone and their families are able to join us. Thank you for being a part of our family, they look...

Senior Acceptance Letters

Senior Acceptance Letters

SanJuana, Becerrra

November 3, 2017


Filed under SENIOR SECTION, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

First trimester is coming to an end and our seniors have a lot of pressure to receive an acceptance letter to a college or university. This is a requirement in the Senior Seminar class. The wired wall when entering the main doors are for all the seniors to hang their acceptance letters. The main colleges...

S.W.O.L.E Week!

S.W.O.L.E Week!

Aylin Mendez, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

S.W.O.L.E. Week is quickly creeping up on us! S.W.O.L.E stands for Students With Outstanding Leadership Endeavors. This week-long event was designed to raise money for a non-profit organization. It will be organized and hosted by STUCO, and the ultimate goal is to raise $10,000. This week will be...

Senior Relaxed Pictures!

Senior Relaxed Pictures!

SanJuana Becerra, Reporter/Senior Section

October 26, 2017


Filed under SENIOR SECTION, STUDENT LIFE

Get ready seniors because it's almost time to dress up and look your best! Relaxed pictures will be on October 27th, 2017 from 8:30 to 11:30 am. You are allowed to bring a prop as long as it is not something alive (no pets or children). However, you can bring something that represents that person...

VROOM VROOM

VROOM VROOM

Emily Garcia, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

The students here at Santa Fe South don't get very much recognition for things outside of school. Some Saints pride themselves in hobbies such as having and fixing up their cars or trucks. Instead of going out and doing things that may lead them down the wrong path, these kids stay under the hood or...

Fall Festival-Dance Show

Gabriella Urias, Reporter

October 24, 2017


Filed under A & E, Dance, Entertainment, STUDENT LIFE, VIDEO

This year's Fall Festival was truly something both special and unique. The Santa Fe South Dance team performed. In total, there were three different groups from the class. They performed dancing in a variety of styles which included ballet, jazz, modern hip-hop and lyrical. The songs that were selected in...

Perfect Attendance

Perfect Attendance

Aylin Mendez, Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Saints, we get reminded everyday  "Go to class", "Don't be late", and "Three tardies equals one absence".  Being on time to school and actually attending our classes is one of the most important components of your high school career. It will make keeping up with your schoolwork much more easier, and it m...

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week

Gabriella Urias, Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Red Ribbon Week began after the kidnapping, torture and brutal murder of Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena in 1985. Agent Camarena had been working undercover in Guadalajara, Mexico for over four years. In response to the murder of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena, angered...

The student news site of Santa Fe South High School
STUDENT LIFE