It’s a Thursday night at 6:00 and a team of students can be found in the library. With their coach cheering them on, the SFC Academic Team competes. Five students face off against another team of five. A question is served up encompassing either math, science, Spanish, French, English literature, history, geography, music, art, architecture or economics. The competition is fierce and the team works together to earn points.
In competitions against other schools from North County, the Freshman team made it to the League Championship playoffs by defeating San Marcos High School, Rancho Buena Vista High School, Vista High School, Mission Hills High School, Mission Vista High School, and Guajome Park Academy. Competing against the best in the League, SFC’s Alec Bakkeby, Shae Galli, Gemma Luther, Grace Olson, Paolo Pasco and Sophia Yphantides, won the title of Division Champions. The Freshman team is coached by Jewel Kim, Junior Varsity coached by Debbie Culley and Varsity by Carlie Davis.