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Dr. Arnel speaks at Senior Awards Night. The seniors have worked hard the past four years to be recognized at this ceremony.

Senior Synopses

Kenzie Morris, Voice Editor May 17, 2017

9 seniors share final sentiments about what college has been to them, underclassmen advice, and how they feel to be graduating. Kenzie Morris: “I will never get tired of this.” How naive...

Senior map

Here are some places that the graduating senior class is going next Fall
Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor May 17, 2017

Next fall, the graduating class of 2017 will find itself all over the USA. Here are where some of them will find themselves.

Student Council Toy Drive

Student Council Toy Drive

Student council hosted a toy drive for St. Louis Children's hospital during the holidays
Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor May 16, 2017

This past holiday season, student council hosted a toy drive for St. Louis Children’s hospital. They collected donations during a week at school, took toys in exchange for admission to a basketball game,...

Foreign language adopts a family

Foreign language adopts a family

The foreign language department adopted an FHC family and granted their holiday wishes
Caleb Harmon, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

For the foreign language department isn’t all about itself and the languages.  For a period of time around the Christmas holiday season during the school year, the foreign language department participates...

Central Outreach collects shoes for the Shoeman Water Project the first two weeks of April 2017. Boxes can be found outside the main student parking lot entrance, and outside the Activities Directors Office.

Central Outreach reached out for shoes

Central Outreach collected shoes for the Shoeman Water project
Abbie Bartell, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

Central Outreach is a club at Francis Howell Central that helps the school and outside community. Their most recent project was a shoe drive that benefits the Shoeman Water project. This helped an organization...

Some NHS members gather around at Kahoot Night. Kahoot night raised money for two NHS scholarships.

Making a difference

Looking back on how FHC has given back to the community
Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor May 16, 2017

The past year FHC has raised money, donated shoes, given their time to the people in our local and global community

Hannah Cooper holding some of the merchandise that was sold.

Selling more than pretty designs

NHS supported cancer research with breast cancer gear that then raised money for breast cancer research
Caleb Harmon, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

Compared to some other clubs and organizations that exist, NHS is very active in trying to do something for the community. A major event was the breast cancer fundraiser.  NHS sold different breast cancer...

During the improv show, the actresses are randomly given props and come up with different functions for them

Spotlight on the Thumbs Up Foundation

The theater department donated the money from their improv show to the Thumbs Up Foundation
Caleb Harmon, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

When thinking of theater, people might think of plays and the productions that are put on every year as what it is all about.  Because of the many hours put in practicing and running through lines, constructing...

The FHC student section decked out for Pink Out night.

Showing more than spirit

FHC students raised money in honor of Alueria Alderson's mom, who died of breast cancer this past winter
Abbie Bartell, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

Every year Francis Howell Central hosts a pink out game where all proceeds go to the American Cancer Association and the funds go towards research and supplies.  Money is raised through pink out shirts...

A rafiki bracelet worn by an FHC student. Each bracelet came with a WE day charm.

Bracelets with a cause

Central Out reach sold Rafiki bracelets for the We Day Foundation
Abbie Bartell, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

Central Outreach sold Rafiki bracelets, which are long, beaded bracelets made by women in Africa.  Each bracelet is patterned a different way and each specially designed bracelet represents different...

The Stuco officers handing a check to a Make-a-Wish representative. This year, they granted a boy named Noah's wish.

More than a pageant show

Mr. FHC donated its profits to the Make-a-Wish foundation
Caleb Harmon, Staff reporter May 16, 2017

Every year Francis Howell Central hosts a talent show that is quite unique in it’s own.  A playfully satirical take on showcasing their “talents”, gentlemen from any grade may participate in competing...

More than a fashion statment

More than a fashion statment

Two seniors shave their heads to raise money for cancer research
Elisa Swanson, Web executive editor May 16, 2017

It began as a joke in Mr. McCoy’s physics class between two friends. Just a month before Prom, seniors Tyler Clark and Collin King shaved their heads, but it was more than a fashion statement. Raising...

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