• 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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The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

Connor Crites, Video Edior

September 11, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Events, Showcase, Video

On August 21, the United States witnessed a solar eclipse. Only those in the path of totality really witnessed this rare event. For us at Central, we got about 45 seconds of totality: when the moon completely blocks out the sun, resulting in complete darkness. Mr. Ryan McCoy,  physics teacher, ...

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

Lanie Sanders, Staff reporter

August 30, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Discover, Galleries, Showcase, Video

On Aug. 21, all of Francis Howell Central ventured down to Don Muench Memorial Stadium during sixth and seventh hours, armed with a pair of eclipse glasses provided by the school district, to watch the first total solar eclipse to pass over Missouri - and a large swath of the United States - since 19...

Will TSA Lead the Way?

https://youtu.be/ANItszgMsgk

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.

Extraterrestrial Outlook

Extraterrestrial Outlook

Morgan West, Photographer/Videographer

May 10, 2017


Filed under Discover, Video, Voice

Spartans at Francis Howell Central share their thoughts on a controversial conspiracy: alien life. These thoughtful students believe. Do you? "It seems kind of illogical to think that we're the only form of life in the entire universe and galaxy," Cameron Olea said.

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!"

Board of Education candidates speak live!

Board of Education candidates speak live!

Elisa Swanson, Multimedia Executive Editor

March 29, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Showcase, Video

The five candidates for the two open Board of Education seats will participate in an open forum where they will address questions from FHCtoday.com editor Elisa Swanson. After the forum, there will be a 30-minute question-and-answer session with the audience. Join Stephen Johnson, Mike Sommer, Renee...

Becoming one of the few and the proud

Becoming one of the few and the proud

Elaine Mallon, Discover editor

March 9, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Showcase, Uncategorized, Video

From Francis Howell to Fort Zumwalt East, high school students scattered all throughout the Greater Saint Louis area meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school at the Marine Corps recruiting station on Mid Rivers Mall Drive. Whether it'd be snow, rain, or the miserable heat of Missouri's summers, these...

Outreach for love

Outreach for love

Emma Wolf, Staff photographer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Showcase, Video

Central Outreach is a new club at Francis Howell Central that was started by a former graduate. This Valentine’s Day they participated in a We Are Love campaign. With the desire of impacting others in mind, they wrote 2,102 personal letters to each student and faculty member. Twenty-five people ...

Being LGBTQA+ in high school

Being LGBTQA+ in high school

Morgan West, Photographer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Video

Being a teenager and dealing with high school is hard enough as is. Add in being a part of the LGBTQA+ community to the mix, and it can make for some interesting moments in day-to-day life. These students at FHC graciously sat down for interviews about their experience. 16 students were interview...

Spartan pride reigns

Spartan pride reigns

Taylor Tinnes, Multimedia Editor

October 3, 2016


Filed under Discover, Fall Sports, Football, Move, Move, Video

Students come together and celebrate Spartan Pride at this year's homecoming game on Sep. 23.

Learning a new “culture”

Ravyn Motsinger, Staff photographer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Discover, Discover, Video

During the school year of 2016-17, the school district Francis Howell decided that they wanted to introduce several new classes, and one of those is “Modern American Culture.” This class is taught by Mr. Brian Cissell. Mr.Cissell is a fun going guy, who enjoys acting as a storyteller when he teache...

See the best of the Fine Arts department

See the best of the Fine Arts department

Sydney Kaiser, Yearbook editor

April 1, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Livestream, Video

Members of the school theatre, choir and band programs will perform this evening at the National Art Honors Society's fourth annual Fine Arts Festival, hosted this evening in the cafe. In addition, fine arts students work will be on display and available for purchase.

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