FHS senior named as National Gates
Farmersville High School senior Cinthia Gonzales was notified that she was selected as a National Gates Millennium Scholar.
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program selects 1,000 talented students nationwide each year to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of their choice. Gates Millennium Scholars are provided with personal and professional development through our leadership programs along with academic support throughout their college career.
Also, Farmersville High School seniors continue to receive their college acceptance letters. Below is a brief list of schools that Aztec seniors who have been accepted to:
Fresno State, Cal State Bakersfield, Cal State Northridge, San Diego State, San Francisco State, CSU Monterey Bay, Sacramento State, CSU Stanislaus, University of Nevada, West Virginia, University of Iowa, Grand Canyon University, Cal Poly-SLO, University of the Pacific, UCLA, UC Riverside, UC Irvine, UC Berkeley, UC Merced, UC Santa Cruz, UC Davis, University of the Pacific-Stockton.
“We are very proud of their accomplishments and we know that they will represent Farmersville High School and the community of Farmersville well,” Principal Ernie Flores said.
Students make Premier Cut for Slick Rock
Student Film Festival
Nearly 200 student-produced films have been submitted to the Slick Rock Student Film Festival. The films will be judged this month with the top films in multiple middle and high school categories earning a “Premiere Cut” designation.
The numerous Premiere Cut films will be shown May 18 at the Visalia Fox Theater beginning at 9 a.m. and extending into the afternoon.
The awards ceremony, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m. Beginning May 13, a schedule of Premiere Cut showings will be posted at www.slickrockfestival.org.