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P/E Is Not Only For Physical Education

P/E Is Not Only For Physical Education

February 3, 2016

The Dow Jones may have struggled during the first month of 2016, but that hasn't deterred the leaders of Floral Park's Investment Club from continuing to educate its members on how the stock market operates. Senior Samir Rahimy, currently first in the club's mock stock market game hosted by Investopedia,...

Senior Sarah Morgan Reflects on her Humanitarian Efforts

Senior Sarah Morgan Reflects on her Humanitarian Efforts

Sarah Morgan, Senior Staff Writer

December 14, 2015

World Vision is an organization that I have been supporting for the past three years. This organization is a great non-profit charity because you can see how your donation impacts others across the world. My family has sponsored a child through this organization, which means we provide the funds for...

Future Wall Streeters?

Future Wall Streeters?

December 3, 2015

Students teaching students was the name of the game at Thursday's Investment Club Meeting. Club founders Samir Rahimy, Noah Reisch and Michael Picardi, along with club board leaders Yazmi Miah, Patrick Clarke and Olivia Lanning helped students to register for a mock stock market game using the website...

Presenting The Unexpected

Presenting The Unexpected

Simran Tanwar, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

Fashion is not just about clothes or shoes. Fashion is not only about makeup and hair. Fashion is an outlet for millions of people around the world to express themselves. Fashion gives people voice. Fashion says what mere words cannot, and that is why the Sartorial Club was created at Floral Park Memorial....

Taping To The Wall

Taping To The Wall

Michael Viscovich, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

Typically, the sight of a teacher being taped to the wall would bring alarm and concern on the part of administrators. But on Friday, November 6, Dr. Sottile and Mr. Kenny thoroughly enjoyed watching Ms. Francis, a social studies teacher at Floral Park Memorial High School, volunteer to let herself...

No Hoarders In The Stage Crew

No Hoarders In The Stage Crew

October 23, 2015

On Thursday, October 22, as the production season approaches, and the school remodeling project continues in May, members of the Stage Crew Club decided to be proactive. Under the advisorship of Mr. Burke, students from various grade levels worked on cleaning up the projection booth and the crew room....

New Club at FPM For Anime Fans

New Club at FPM For Anime Fans

Pawan Mirchandani, Senior Staff Writer

October 22, 2015

Anime fans, rejoice! The long awaited Anime Club has finally been instituted after significantly interest was generated from Floral Park Memorial students. Anime is, in its broadest definition, the Japanese form of animation in television and film, boasting shows like Fairy Tail instead of Spongebob...

A Future On Wall Street?

A Future On Wall Street?

Samir Rahimy, Senior Staff Writer

October 19, 2015

Warren Buffet once said, “Opportunities come infrequently. When it rains gold, put out the bucket, not the thimble.” The Investment Club is one of those golden opportunities that students should put out the bucket for. The Investment Club will focus on the enormous umbrella that is finance...

Computer Programming Club Gets Off To A Great Start

Computer Programming Club Gets Off To A Great Start

Samir Rahimy, Senior Staff Writer

October 19, 2015

On September 14, New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio announced that within ten years, every school in the city will offer a computer science course for students. Well at Floral Park Memorial, a club has already been formed to help address the need for this critical skill. The Computer Programming...

Sartorial Club, FPM’s latest style

Sartorial Club, FPM’s latest style

Michelle Lee, Fashion Club Founder

October 3, 2015

“Style is a way to express yourself without having to speak.” This quote from Rachel Zoe has stuck with me ever since I read it. Many people consider fashion senseless and materialistic without realizing how valuable and timeless it is. Clothes are powerful; they can tell a story, break boundaries,...

Global Awareness Club Aids School in Kenya

Global Awareness Club Aids School in Kenya

Sophia Ramcharitar, Staff Writer

September 29, 2015

This year at Floral Park Memorial, there has been a surge of brand-new clubs; one of them is the Global Awareness Club (GAC). As its title suggests, the club’s initiative is to spread awareness about current social and economic issues that people face all over the world. Unlike many students at FPM...