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Member of Arete laughs while waiting while the inflatable bar comes towards her.

Activities with Arete

Bella Smith and Amelia Roziq May 20, 2024

Spartans gathered outside to celebrate Arete’s field day. The football field was covered in activities like bouncy houses, spike ball, and the ‘meltdown’. Cookies and hot dogs were provided to...

Sophomore Kennedy Rogers faces the students as the dance routine comes to a close.

Pep it Up

Bella Smith and Kendyl Lay March 22, 2024

Students of FHC gathered in the large gym on Feb 15 for the annual spring sports pep assembly. The assembly consisted of many activities including student vs. faculty basketball, a musical performance,...

Kenya Ajanaku points out his beloved wife in the crowd after finishing his story about how women are the strongest creatures.

The Biggest, Bravest, and Strongest

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer March 22, 2024

During seminar on Feb 28, the ‘master storyteller’, Kenya Ajanaku, told a story to students who joined together in the auditorium. Ajanaku not only told a story about a young female cat looking...

Kelley stands next to the projector explaining what they will have to draw during round one.

A Map through Urbanization

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer February 5, 2024

Jane Kelley and her World History students completed a simulation of the urbanization that occurred during the first industrial revolution. The simulation was done where everyone individually completed...

Mrs. LaMartina and Ms. Flores laugh together while talking to a member.

Creative Cookies

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer January 5, 2024

Epsilon Beta held a members-only holiday party where the members came together to play some fun games, take part in cookie decorating, all while munching on some yummy snacks to get them into the holiday...

Junior Alana Rittgers sits at a table amongst her friends debating on what ‘briefcase’ for the librarians version of Deal or No Deal.

Rewarded Reading

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer December 8, 2023

Once every quarter, Epsilon Beta holds a reading club during the seminar where students can come in and play games while eating the provided snacks. Students can come if a friend invited them or if...

McGuire answers a students question about the unit they’re working on.

Developing Knowledgable Students

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer November 8, 2023

Katherine McGuire teaches classes like Child Development and Pathways to Teaching. Child Development is a class that students take to learn not only about children in their early stages of life, but...

Till Next Time

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer November 8, 2023

The JV boys soccer team went against the Timberland boys in a competitive long game and ended up losing 1-0. While the game on Oct 17, was a loss for the team, the boys went away with new information...

Junior Connor Casey swims towards the end of the lane in hopes of beating his opponents.

Swimming Towards Success

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer October 6, 2023

The boys swim team met at the St. Peters Rec Plex to compete with the Timberland boys on Sept. 26. Although the game ended with a loss for the Spartans, the boys still learned a lot from the game....

Senior Bethany List runs over to be able to hit the ball when the other team serves it.

Triumphant Tennis

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer October 6, 2023

After school, the girls varsity tennis team took on Rockwood Summit in a competition of doubles and singles during a home game on Wed. Sept. 20. The girls ended the game with a win. And one of the...

Senior Landon Cann running to catch a ball.

Diving Down

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer May 22, 2023

After senior night on Tuesday, May 9, the varsity baseball team had a game against Liberty High School with a losing score of 5-1. Senior Landon Cann, a varsity player on the team, describes how he...

Sophomore Rohan Sarino running to serve the ball.

Talking Sets

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer April 28, 2023

The JV boys volleyball team played against Francis Howell on Thursday, April 20. The game ended with a score of 2-1. Sophomore Rohan Sarino, a player of the team, describes how this game showed their...

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