Victor Bullerin, Cody Scanlan, Jahzaari Mullings
Quintin Rollins and Dr. Victor Black
Four seniors from IT designed and created a Phone App, "StatFinder", that will allow high school athletes to post their stats online and be recruited by colleges. Their App was selected as a finalist at the University of Bridgeport Faculty Research Day for undergraduate and graduate college students. Forty projects from a total of 177 were chosen for presentation at Bridgeport City Hall on April 7 from 5 - 7 pm. This event will be hosted by the Mayor's office and the Downtown Special Services District. CT Post and Channel 12 News will be covering this event.
Fairchild had six students qualify for the State Science Fair, and two students from IT, Steven Vanzyl (11th grade) and Steven Siveyer (9th grade) qualified for the Finals. Click here for pictures and State Science Fair Finalist page.
This was the first time Fairchild Wheeler competed in the TEAMS' state wide competition. Click
here for the description and some pictures.
Kristen Boulay, an English teacher in the Informational Technology School recently came in first place in the Arnold's Strongman Competition. To see pictures and a video click Here
The Fairchild Wheeler Campus Science Team competed for the first time at the Northeast Regional Science Bowl. The team had five wins and finished 5th in the tournament in the fuel cell competition. The team's advisor was Ms. Kristine Ma.
Click Here for pictures
Prom ticket early bird price of $70 ends Friday, February 19. After this date, tickets will be $85. Please see the website for more details.
Prom ticket information:
Early Bird Price (thru Friday, February 19): $70
Regular Price (February 22 - April 29): $85
We accept credit cards, but there is a $3 surcharge per ticket!
Prom will be on Friday, May 20 from 6 pm - 11 pm at the Trumbull Marriott. Students are permitted to bring dates from other schools, but their date must be 20 or younger. Click Here for Guest Form
If you have any other questions, please contact one of the Student Council advisors:
Aero: Mrs. Alvarado - firstname.lastname@example.org
Bio: Ms. Crudale - email@example.com
Ms. Bryll - firstname.lastname@example.org
IT: Ms. Helck - email@example.com
City Wide Science Fair
IT students Andrew Barosa (3rd), Steve Vanzyl (1st), and Gianna Barrada (2nd) swept the 11th Grade Awards in the City-Wide Science Fair, winning scholarships to the University of Bridgeport. Erik Koether of the Aerospace School finished first in the 10th Grade division. Fairchild also swept the 9th grade division with Shubhangy Raghavan (Bio) finishing first, Bhargava Hritush (Aero) finishing second, and Emma O'Clair (Bio) finishing third.
Cam Phelan, an 11th grader in IT, has been selected as a 2016 Connecticut Affiliate winner of the National Center for Women in Information Techology Award for Aspirations in Computing.
Her award will be presented at a reception at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford on Tuesday April 19th.
Anubhav Dhar a Junior at Fairchild Wheeler's Aero/Hydrospace Engineering and Physical Science High School, has been awarded a summer internship with a $3,300 stipend for the 8 weeks of the program. If he chooses to return the stipend increases to $3,800.00. He will be assigned to the Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory in Groton, CT.
FWC Science Fair Winners 2016
11th Grade Winners
1st Place: IT: Steven Vanzyl
2nd Place: IT: Andrew Barbosa
3rd Place: IT: Gianna Barada
Honorable Mention: IT: Cam Phelan
10th Grade Winners
1st Place: Aero : Erik Koether
2nd Place: Aero: Shubham Singh
3rd Place: IT: Elijah Rodriguez
Honorable Mention: Biotech: Marie Frese
9th Grade Winners
1st - Hritush Bhargava
2nd - Leo Bryers
3rd - Ben Madison
Honorable Mention - William Garay
1st Place: Raghavan Shubhangy
2nd Place: Emma O'Clair
3rd Place: Neilissa DaGraca
Honorable Mention: Sharanyan Rashavan
1st - Steven Siveyer
2nd - Mike Smith
3rd - Tejas Kulkarni
Honorable Mention - Nicole Frese
Science Fair Pictures!
Lands End Uniform Sale - Click here
Preferred School Number - 900166182 (use to find school)
Senior Obligation List
Congratulations to the Fairchild Wheeler Debate Team for winning 13 of 19 debates against Central High School on Friday. For those who are interested in joining, practices are on Tuesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in E114.
Debate Team Members are : Harrison Elliott, Zoe Hunt, Noah Clark, Matt Farrelly, Jase Valle, Nick Satta, Jhonatan Mayen, Jason Clark, John Gasiorowski, Marie Frese, Samantha Wilson, Anna Merino, Graham Bonnell and Anthony Julian
National Honor Society Induction Pictures. Click here
Multicultural Fair Pictures
Need help in class? The National Honor Society will provide free tutoring after school.
Watch video here
Tutor Flyer - Click Here
Physics Olympics Results
Have an idea or a suggestion? Try our new Suggestion Box for Parents over in the left hand column.
New clubs have been added. Check Student Clubs link under Student Life Tab above
New Laptop Insurance form Click Here
Relay for Life Pictures (2015)Click Here
Nick Torres, History teacher in the Engineering School, was the recipient of the 2015 Theodore & Margaret Beard Excellence in Teaching Award. This award honors up to two exceptional Bridgeport public school teachers with a cash gift of $25,000. It is one of the largest teaching awards in the nation.The award was presented on May 6, 2015 at the Inspiration Awards ceremony, a joint event of Fairfield County's Community Foundation and the Bridgeport Public Education Fund that recognizes outstanding teachers in Bridgeport public education.