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Finding the Best Sandwich Shop of All Time

Davis Moten, Harold Johnson, and Jake Lauderdale April 28, 2021

The fellas scour the city of Fort Worth in search of the best sandwich spot around town. They also give their personal ratings on each spot, and get outside opinions from other students.

The Elements of Mrs. Alvear

Spontaneous, unexpected, mountain lion. Those are the words that many use to describe US science teacher Christy Alvear. Learn more about Mrs. Alvear and her opinions on fighting students, her best teacher...

PAIL Cooking Video: How to Make Snacks In Your Dorm Room

George Soye, Charlie Bynum April 6, 2021

Whitney White, Sage Senior Food Service Director, shared quick and easy recipes for our graduating seniors to try in their dorm rooms next year. This is a continuing series of videos for Practical Arts...


Short film "Becoming Shaun" debuts after being filmed in 2020
FWCD Video class, Editor March 30, 2021

Shaun is a boy with dreams of making it to the NBA one day, but first he must overcome his coach's unconventional methods in order to defeat one of the greatest talents the world has ever seen. Shaun has...

Randy Shaw helps explain to the seniors how to charge a car battery.

Senior Class Learns Life Lessons through PAIL Program

As seniors prepare to leave home for college, there's a fine set of skills their advisors would like them to have. Hence the PAIL program. Practical Arts and Independent Living  helps our seniors, during...

We know water was the cause of death... but who poisoned it?

A Plot that Kills Vee

Video students film and edit their own film noir projects

We know that Vee Johnson is dead. Whodunnit? As part of the film noir genre, we know who dies, but the storytelling is in the how and why. Follow each of our video students as they each have their own...

The Missing

Tales of the Dark Forest

A group of high schoolers set off into the woods to build a fort as their gets shut down due to the pandemic. As the two main characters, Robert and Sebastian, head down into the forest to meet their new...

Food Wars Part?

George Soye, Charlie Bynum, and Coleman Hanson November 17, 2020

George Soye '22, along with co-journalists Charlie Bynum '22 and Coleman Hanson '22, travels the streets of Fort Worth in search of the best taco. Soye reports their takes on the tacos from two places,...

Scary Short

Coleman Hanson '22 produces scary short film during quarantine
Coleman Hanson, Video Reporter November 13, 2020

James Hanson '28 hangs out at home during the quarantine. However, after a power outage, he realizes that he isn't alone.

Horror in McGregor Mannor

While George Soye '22 is in quarantine, an unwanted guest arrives, looking for a meal
George Soye, Video Editor November 11, 2020

George Soye '22 comes home from a long day of school to an empty pizza box. The horror does not stop there. As he goes upstairs and starts to settle down, he hears a loud crash and decides to check it...

Former FWA Students, Now Falcons, Share with Prospective Students

Robert Lydick and Sebastian Salazar November 9, 2020

Follow along as we take a journey through the FWCD campus and listen to our classmates talk about their experience transitioning from Fort Worth Academy to FWCD. Beau Poitevent '21, Nate Webster '21, Viktor...

Welcome Back 2020 (Corona Edition)

Robert Lydick and Sebastian Salazar November 5, 2020

Sebastian Salazar '22 takes you through a school day during COVID-19. During this adventure, you'll experience the protocols at FWCD.

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