Recent Published Clips

NEW YEAR’S EVE IN NEW YORK CITY

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Written by: Manoli Figetakis

Illustration by Mae Keller

Published on iGeneration Youth Magazine on December 31, 2019

A celebration to remember at the dawn of a new year.

Policy-oriented student journalists see 'stories that need to be told'

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Written by: Jason Franchuk

Published on January 14, 2019

Publish on New York State School Boards Association.  

Since Parkland Project with The Trace and Miami Herald

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Davion Ervin 

Written by: Yasmeen Persaud and Manoli Figetakis 

Published on February 22, 2019

Published on Since Parkland with The Trace


Jaheim Wilson 

Written by: Manoli Figetakis

Published on February 22, 2019

Published on Since Parkland with The Trace 


City’s Reduced Compost Pickups are Rotten, Says Queens Board

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Written by: Manoli Figetakis

Photograph taken by: Manoli Figetakis

Published on City's Limits on 

May 23, 2019

Queens CB11 wants the Sanitation Department to reinstate twice weekly food scrap pick-ups in the district.

Footage taking on Prime day protest that got publish on The Guardian piece!!

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Article was published on July 15, 2019. 

Over the years from high school!!!

Bayside Chef Showcases Talents on Television

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Written by: Manoli Figetakis

Published on May 27, 2017

Published on FLHS News

Chef Maria Petridis at her restaurant Maria's Mediterranean Seafood and Grill in Bayside, Queens.

Short Film's Portfolio

Below is all the work that I have created throughout high school!

One in 5000 series

One in 5000 is a multimedia based series that focuses on the individual stories of people in the Francis Lewis High School community.

One in 5000: Precious Richardson Documentary

One in 5000 is a multimedia series about the individuals that make up Francis Lewis High School. 


Reported by Manoli Figetakis. Photography and editing by Manoli Figetakis and Thomas Cheng.


Published on https://flhsnews.com/1921/media/one-in-5000-precious-richardson/

One in 5000: Ivan Daquial Documentary

Ivan Daquial is a senior who immigrated to the United States from the Philippines. He discusses his adjustment and acclimation to living in a new country, as well as being a student at Francis Lewis High School. This filmed got nominated in the 3rd youth filmmakers program - Gold Coast Youth Film Festival . The film was nominated as Succeeding To America.



 Reported, edited and produced by Manoli Figetakis 


Published on https://flhsnews.com/2404/media/one-in-5000-ivan-daquia

FLHS Participates in March for Our Lives

Students from Francis Lewis High School took to the streets of Washington DC to demand gun control at the March For Our Lives event.


Produced, edited and produced by Manoli Figetakis 


Published on https://flhsnews.com/2654/news/francis-lewis-participates-in-march-for-our-lives/

Francis Lewis Girls Step Team Documentary

The Nu Gamma Psi girls step team are heading to National Step League competition in Atlanta, Georgia on June 16. The team won first place in the Nationals Qualifiers earlier in the year. As students prepare for the major competition, they reflect on what step means to them, as well as how they feel about the upcoming competition.


Reported, edited and produced by Manoli Figetakis and Christopher Ocampo


Publish on https://flhsnews.com/2961/news/girls-step-team-takes-the-stage-at-nationals/

Other outside projects

Below is all the work that I have created throughout high school on my own time!

Francis Lewis High School Walkout 2018

On March 14th hundreds of Francis Lewis students walked out of school for 17 minutes in honor of the 17 lives that were lost at the Stoneman Douglas shooting.


Produced, edited and produced by Manoli Figetakis 

An Inside Look at Francis Lewis: What is Ableism?

Students and assistant principal from Francis Lewis High School is heading to the week of Respect For All which begins on Monday, February 11th - Friday 15th. This year theme is about ableism. Here is a closer look from the students and assistant principal perspective.

Produced and edited by: Manoli Figetakis 

Published on https://youtu.be/I7Pbgx-EPeM 

Louis Pasteur 67 2018 S.T.E.A.M Fair Photomontage

District 26's second annual S.T.E.A.M Fair hosted by Louis Pasture 67.

Produced and edited by: Manoli Figetakis

Published on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ggxnAX6JCA&t=1s

The Journey to International Championship

Francis Lewis High School varsity cheer team are heading to International Championship Competition in Orlando, Florida on March 15. The team won second place and most spirited.

Produced and edited by: ManolI Figetakis

Published on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kzjx27qQivY&t=220s

District 26 S.T.E.A.M Photomontage Video 2019

Check out this District 26's third annual S.T.E.A.M Fair hosted by Ps.221.

Produced and edited by: Manoli Figetakis

Published on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2b51geJ9F4&t=9s