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Finneytown Local School District Offers Development of Skills to Pursue Musical Opportunities

Finneytown Local School District is home to unique and strong musical talent, and many are gaining exposure to larger stages. While Finneytown is a small district, the musical offerings are on par with larger districts and include orchestra for students in grades 5-12. One of these exceptionally talented students is taking center stage beyond Finneytown in Cincinnati. Zach Wourinen began his musical journey over 8 years ago in elementary school in Finneytown, and now is preparing for his next chapter …

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Four Finneytown High School Art Students Recognized at University of Mt. St. Joseph

The University of Mount St. Joseph held the 19th Biennial Exhibition and Awards Gala for “Selections 2019”. The exhibition spotlighted art created by talented area high school students as selected by their art teachers. Of those recognized were 33 schools, 50 teachers and 90 students. Finneytown Secondary Campus had four students: Senior Jared Barnes [not pictured], Juniors Jillian Becksfort, Maria Seith and Brennan Jones. The artwork included colored pencil drawing, digital photography, and ceramics pieces. 

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FHS National Honor Society Inducts 23 New Students

Finneytown High School inducted 23 new students into National Honor Society last week. The newly inducted students represent the four pillars of scholarship with a cumulative GPA of 3.5, service with numerous community efforts, leadership through school, church, and community, and character they display every day. Students pledged before families and friends “to uphold the high purpose of the National Honor Society” and “be true to the principles for which it stands; to be loyal to my school; to maintain …

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The Finneytown Marching Wildcats End Season On High Notes

And just like that the drums go quiet, the trumpets and trombones silent, the flutes and clarinets still, and the Finneytown Marching Band season comes to an end. The concluding contest, Mid-States Final, is over. During the course of the season, The Marching Wildcats earned Reserve Grand Champion or first place in three AAAA competitions, 3rd and 4th place in two contests, and 10th place at Mid-States Finals which included over 20 larger marching bands from the area. Additionally, they …

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Secondary Campus Musical Auditions

The wait is finally OGRE! Auditions and interviews for the high school’s winter production of Shrek, The Musical will be held Tuesday, November 5th & Wednesday, November 6th from 3:15 – 7:15 PM in the Performing Arts Center. Anyone who is interested in signing up should pick up an audition or crew packet outside the high school office. Actors and singers can sign up for auditions in-person outside the office, or online at Technicians and individuals interested in stage crew MUST sign up online at For questions, concerns, or to …

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