CHS Public Service Academy competes at state conference

CLEWISTON — Recently, the Clewiston High School Public Service Academy returned from the Florida Public Service Association State Conference in Kissimmee. While there, they had the opportunity to compete against 19 schools, from all over the state. “We brought 16 students and they competed against schools that brought 50 to 60 students,” said Kristine Petersen, […]

Students in Closeup Program

CLEWISTON — Fourteen Clewiston High School students and one CCS have been selected to participate in the National CloseUp Program. They will travel to Washington, D.C., during spring break to learn about the American government. They are, front row: Yesenia Mejía, Carmen Rojas, Laritza Valladares, Itzel Olguin, Liz Martin, Melany Lopez, Brenda Alvarado, Jazmine Escorcia. […]

HOSA Tigers start at HRMC

CLEWISTON — Clewiston High School’s HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) Tigers started their first day of clinicals on Feb. 19 at Hendry Regional Medical Center. CHS is proud of their hard work!

Harvard student visits Clewiston High School

CLEWISTON — Clewiston High School was fortunate to have Artha Jonassaint, a current Harvard student and Okeechobee High alumna, give a presentation to their students last week. Miss Jonassaint graduated from Okeechobee high school in 2018, was the 2018-2019 Florida Future Farmers of America (FFA) President, and began attending Harvard in the Fall of 2019. […]

Tiger wrestlers battle in holiday tournament

LANTANA — The Clewiston High School wrestling team made a great showing at the 2019 Santaluces Holiday Tournament at Santaluces High School on Dec. 13-14. Izac Martinez finished in first in his weight class, Wisam Ramadan finished third in his weight class and Hisham Ramadan finished third in his weight class. Clewiston finished in sixth […]

FFA students are leaders

HAINES CITY — Clewiston FFA students Kendall, Hunter, Savana, and Aliza represented the Clewiston FFA Chapter at the Middle School Tool ID Contest at the Florida FFA Leadership Training Center on Dec. 5.

Clewiston High School’s Collegiate Academy cohort visits FSW

CLEWISTON — Clewiston High School’s newest Collegiate Academy students visited Florida SouthWestern (FSW) State College’s Hendry-Glades campus Wednesday, Oct. 23, for a tour of the campus. Students toured the Academic Success Center, where tutors provide students support in math and writing throughout the week. They also toured the anatomy and physiology and biology lab classrooms, […]

Pictures from the 2019 Clewiston homecoming ceremony

This pictures were taken at half time of Clewiston’s homecoming game against the Okeechobee Brahmans on Nov. 1. Troy Evans and Norma Velasquez were named homecoming king and queen. Clewiston would go on to beat the Brahmans 35-7, which will allow them to continue their season into the playoffs next week.

CHS students ‘Think Pink’ for walk

CLEWISTON — Students in the Career Tech Education program at Clewiston High School wear their “Think Pink” T-shirts during the annual Pink Warrior Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness Month organized by Hendry Regional Medical Center.

Ms. Petersen feted on her birthday

CLEWISTON — Clewiston High School’s Public Safety Academy teacher Kristine Petersen (far left), who doubles as a city commissioner, receives a few surprises and some spoiling last week on her birthday Oct. 21. “Thank you ALL for the birthday greetings. And to my students for spoiling me today. Also my CHS administration! You all made […]