Ice Skating

Ice Skating

Jack and Jill hissed to a stop. As the wheels ground to a halt, the doors popped open and the overexcited students burst out breaking into a run and were gone. Where? Where had they gone in so much excitement? What could it be? A thin sheet of slick, slippery... read more
Lillooet Concert

Lillooet Concert

The pre-concert excitement and emotion zipped around in the air as we loaded the busses for Lillooet. I took my seat as the bus began to roll away from the school building at Founainview Academy. It had been a busy day, and I was glad for a few moments to sit down as... read more
Open House

Open House

Laughter rippled through the cafeteria as students sauntered towards their designated staff families’ tables. Delectable smells wafted from the kitchen, causing many a mouth to water at the thought of the scrumptious meal about to be enjoyed. After devouring the... read more
Lytton Concert

Lytton Concert

Mr. Mosquera came all the way from Puerto Rico to visit his daughter, our music director, and train us for the upcoming concert in Lytton. His tactics improved our voices and sound. As we learned how to breathe and sing properly, we laughed and sang with him. ****... read more
Stryen Trip

Stryen Trip

Trudge, trudge, trudge. My weary legs struggled up the narrow trail to the well-beloved cabin. Twilight was already wrapping around the small group as we pushed toward our destination. Finally, cresting the seemingly endless hill, we clambered through the last portion... read more
The Big Slide Hike

The Big Slide Hike

Walking towards the famed “Big Slide,” I viewed the mountain as an easy challenge; I was ready. For the first several minutes I hiked alongside the lead pack, scrambling up the steep rocky mountainside. Eventually, however, I slowed down to an easy walk. The upward... read more
Festival of Rejoicing

Festival of Rejoicing

It had been a weary week, as many students balanced homework and ACT studies. With the weekend in sight, everyone was looking forward to Sabbath. Yet this Sabbath wasn’t going to be a normal Fountainview Sabbath. **** As soon as the student’s “Amen” had slid into the... read more
Grants Pass Tour

Grants Pass Tour

With “Rasmussen Music Training” under our belts and backpacks over our shoulders, Fountainview Academy was Oregon bound. Traveling to Grants Pass, the roads beneath our buses gradually transformed from BC’s winding mountain trails to the flat, linear highways of... read more