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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...

Sophomore Summer Suarez checking her bingo sheet.


Bella Smith, Staff Photographer February 16, 2023

Epsilon Beta members and their friends met in the Learning Commons for a Valentines Social on Wed. Feb. 8th. Everyone made a thank you note for counselors, then ate snacks while playing bingo and coloring. Many...

FOV members soar through the air.

Loud and Clear

Raina Straughter and Bella Smith February 10, 2023

  Students of Francis Howell Central gathered in the auditorium during seminar on Wed. Feb. 8 to learn about Step Dance and watch members perform. The coaches of Family of Vision gave a presentation...

Sophomore Mckenzie Myers works on studying alone.

Crammed with Students

Bella Smith and Isabella Totra January 18, 2023

Students gathered in the Learning Commons after school from 2:20-6:30 p.m. on Mon. January 9 and Tues. Jan. 10 for Cram Central. At Cram Central students were joining their friends to study together...

Sophomore Caroline Kraft making a face at the camera.

Party On!

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer December 21, 2022

Student Council members gathered in the Learning Commons after school on Tues. December 13. Members first helped with the teacher's appreciation blankets, then moved on to eating.  For food they...

Sophomore Ashlee Leonard about to put their straw in their coffee.

Coffee, Snacks, and Driving Laws

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer December 13, 2022

The Learning Commons hosted their Coffee with a Cop for Real World Wednesday on Nov. 30. Students came down to the library during seminar and made themselves a drink and a plate of snacks to have while...

Sophomore Aidan Taylor pursues the opposing team.

An Exhausted Finish

Bella Smith and Andy Waliszewski November 7, 2022

    The boys JV soccer team had an away game at Fort Zumwalt South on Friday, Oct. 21, where the Spartans lost 1-0. Sophomore Aidan Taylor has been playing soccer for about 12 years...

Sophomore Summer Suarez painting her pumpkin.

Not Carving, But Painting

Bella Smith, Staff Photographer November 3, 2022

  Many members of Epsilon Beta brought their friends to a social to paint pumpkins on Wednesday, Oct. 19. Students painted their pumpkins while eating snacks and socializing with other students....

Junior Chelsea Beeler about to hit the ball.

Double Trouble

Bella Smith and Ava Reyes September 29, 2022

   The Girl’s JV Tennis team had a tournament against Fort Zumwalt West on Saturday, Sept. 17th. The girls showed an immense amount of effort against not only Fort Zumwalt West, but also...

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