• The girls basketball team will have a tryout meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 2:30 p.m. in Coach Leake's room. Anyone wanting to be on the team should attend.

  • This week's Real World Wednesday will focus on car maintenance. Come to the library on Oct. 11 during Seminar.

  • Arete pillar forms are due on Friday, Oct. 13. Forms can be found just inside the entrance and should be submitted to Room 2.

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Different perspectives within Student Council

Different perspectives within Student Council

Catherine Analla and Carlin Reed-Bippen

October 9, 2017


Filed under Clubs

Students came, partied, left the dance, went to restaurants or friend’s houses, but what about those who committed hours to the setup of Homecoming? Student Council has many roles within it; president, vice president, social media rep, as well as members. How did the stress affect them? “Hom...

Marching forward

Marching forward

Jessica Fults and Whitney Klein

September 29, 2017


Filed under Activities, Clubs, Events, Showcase

The Spartan Regiment’s competition last Saturday, September 23rd, against several schools including Howell High, Oakville, Rock Ridge, and Fort Zumwalt at Lafayette High School, left the band with high hopes for future competitions. The Spartan Regiment came in fourth place, and although it’s not the...

Homecoming – behind the scenes

Homecoming – behind the scenes

Catherine Analla and Carlin Reed-Bippen

September 26, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Uncategorized

Homecoming; the “ultimate high school experience." Practically everyone in high school knows about homecoming, right? But do they know how much hard work goes into the planning and details? “The prep for homecoming is extremely time consuming… the students make decisions on the basic theme its...

A confusing turn of events

A confusing turn of events

Whitney Klein and Jessica Fults

September 25, 2017


Filed under Activities, Clubs, Fall Sports, Move

This past Saturday, September 16th, the Spartan faced off against multiple B.O.A. bands or Bands of America in Edwardsville, IL. Expecting a normal competition, the band set out around 3:45 to get there in time, but upon reaching the competition, they realized that they didn’t have their trailer co...

Flying Colors

Flying Colors

Jessica Fults and Whitney Klein

September 15, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Fall, Move

This past Saturday, September 9th, the Spartan Regiment participated in their first competition at O’Fallon Township High School. Although the competition was steep, the band as a whole persevered and placed among the top three bands. Their performance “colorFall” is something new compared to ...

Students for a change

Students for a change

Gillian Pendel, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover

Unless you have actually been living under a rock since August, you have probably seen or at least heard of Central International. What started out as a French Club, quickly grew into one of the most popular and widely recognized clubs here at school. Julie Nelgner, senior co-founder of Central International, expla...

Light the Field returns

Light the Field returns

Carlin Reed-Bippen and Catherine Analla

September 7, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover

Light the Field is among one of the many activities Student Council has planned, and is happening tomorrow. Sadly cancelled last year due to heavy rain, Light the Field is the main upcoming event for students. Light the Field will be the high-“light” of the upcoming home game against Timberland. ...

A step in a new direction

Megan Percy, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under Clubs

A new addition to the clubs of FHC, the step team is beginning its debut in the school. Including 23 student performers, headed by team manager Heaven Loggins and team captain Ta Niya Williams, the step team has started its season, getting ready for their performance on Sept. 29 at the Homecoming pep...

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.

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 ...

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...

I am WE

I am WE

Molly Ebert, Staff photographer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Galleries

  Three cars of students and chaperones hit the road and headed toward Chicago on March 28 after school. The club, Central Outreach, earned its tickets to We Day 2017 through service projects here in our community and across the globe. They took part in the We Are Love campaign by writing unique let...

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