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Senior Synopses

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

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 Freshman Me was. I loved my classes pretty much all four years, I began and ended my theatre career with a lead ...

Senior map

Senior map

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

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, and sold tshirts. While event seems simple, a lot goes into making sure collections go smoothly, l...

Foreign language adopts a family

Foreign language adopts a family

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 in a program called Adopt a Family. Family Program, a family that is in Francis Howell Schoo...

Central Outreach reached out for shoes

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.

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 that collects shoes from different shoe drives and sells them back out to exporters who then ...

Making a difference

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

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

Selling more than pretty designs

Hannah Cooper holding some of the merchandise that was sold.

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 gear and raised money that was to be donated to breast cancer research.  From hats to bracelets, stude...

Spotlight on the Thumbs Up Foundation

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

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 and creating the scenes of the production, and preparing costumes and planning a schedul...

Showing more than spirit

The FHC student section decked out for Pink Out night.

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 bought and through the “Miracle Minute”, a minute set aside during halftime where spare change and...

Bracelets with a cause

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

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 categories that all stand for different subjects in society such as education, water, food, health,...

More than a pageant show

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

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 for the title of “Mr. FHC” such as senior Nathan Smith.   “I really enjoy Mr. FHC. ...

More than a fashion statment

More than a fashion statment

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 over $1300 dollars for St. Baldricks, an organization that helps the families of children with cance...

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