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  • Tomorrow night is the FHC Fine Arts Festival form 6 to 9pm in the Spartan Cafe. It's free to all. Come support your visual, vocal, instrumental, and performing artists. 3/31

  • Monday will be FHC Cardinal Day. Let’s turn our blue and silver, red for a day! Administrators will be giving away tickets to participating students during passing periods for prizes!

  • On May 10th, YA authors Julie Buxbaum and Jeff Zentner will be at FHC during seminar.

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Reese McLaughlin, Staff reporter
August 18, 2017
Filed under Discover, Showcase, Uncategorized

Unless you live under a rock, you know about the total solar eclipse that will be happening on Monday. The eclipse has stirred up a lot of excitement and anticipation, because even though eclipses happen a couple of times per year, the location at which you can actually see the eclipse can be anywhere...

Recognition at the Fall Festival

Recognition at the Fall Festival

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter
August 18, 2017
Filed under Activities, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

As school resumes this year, fall sports and other activities start up again, creating a sense of excitement for the season to come. The fall festival is an entertaining way to start off the season with the faculty, students, and community coming together in one event. Scott Harris, the activities director, was ple...

Senior Award Night 2017

Senior Award Night 2017

Connor Crites, Staff Photographer
May 19, 2017
Filed under Discover, Discover, Galleries, Uncategorized

Dr. Arnel spoke at Senior Awards Night, on Thursday, May 11. The seniors have worked hard the past four years to be recognized at this ceremony. Thousands of dollars in awards were given out, and many students recognized for their excellence.

Summer’s opportunities

Millennia Simmons, Staff Reporter
May 17, 2017
Filed under Discover

One way that is becoming popular to clear one one's’ schedule is through summer school. Students in the Francis Howell school district have the option to partake in either online courses or travel to Howell to do so in district courses. Some online courses are provided through Grandview High Scho...

Will TSA Lead the Way?

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Haley Karlas, Staff Videographer
May 11, 2017
Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Video

Publications take a look into the TSA club and its importance to aspiring engineers.

Who is Mr. Edwards?

Who is Mr. Edwards?

Taylor Tinnes, Executive Multimedia Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under Discover, Discover, Showcase, Video

Who is Mr. Edwards? Whether you attend Francis Howell or Fort Zumwalt, he is always your favorite substitute. "I'm quick, I'm bright, I'm smart, I'm good looking, and a MAJOR blessing!"

The season of pep

The season of pep

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographer
May 2, 2017
Filed under Activities, Discover, Discover, Events, Galleries

 During an extremely interactive Spartan spring pep assembly, the pep club had allowed many of the spring sports to showcase just exactly what people would need to be successful while playing. A couple sports even had their own little games they played; lacrosse showed the school just how difficult ...

BREAKING: FHC student shot on way to bus stop

BREAKING: FHC student shot on way to bus stop

Lukas Mendel, Copy editor
April 28, 2017
Filed under Discover, Showcase

This morning on the way to his bus stop on Oakdale Avenue in Uplands Park, an FHC student was shot. The student was taken to the hospital and has since been released. Principal Sonny Arnel shared what the school currently knows and the student’s condition. “We were informed, probably about six o...

Standing Ovation

Standing Ovation

Taylor Amlong, Staff Photographer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Clubs, Feature, Galleries, Showcase

The Spotlight Players performed the musical, “Once Upon a Mattress,” on VIP Night for the faculty and their families. The musical is a spin off of the children's story “The Princess and the Pea”.   VIP Night took place on Wed., April 19, the day before the musical's opening night. The cast ...

Pay to play?

Pay to play?

Emily Mann, Print Executive Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Activities, Discover, Showcase

According to student athlete Makenzie Schierding, a junior involved in track and field, girls basketball and many clubs, and Activities Director Scott harris a new Activities Task Force is being formed, and has held one meeting and plans to meet again. The goal of the task force, is to make sure the di...

Fine Arts Festival Festivities

Ashley Gault, Photographer
April 10, 2017
Filed under Activities, Discover, Discover, Galleries

The FHC Fine Arts Festival is an annual event that choir, band, art and theatre come together for to show all the projects they've worked on throughout the school year. The art department puts their works of art on display, while theatre, band and choir have a variety of live performances throughou...

Take a walk in their shoes

Take a walk in their shoes

Emily Mann, Print Executive Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Activities, Clubs

Central Outreach will be collecting shoes for them to resell in order to find clean water wells for rural communities that do not have access to clean water, along with Mrs. Ashley Mair, world language teacher and Central Outreach sponsor. Mair further explained that junior Will James has been the lead on t...

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