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“Hold Harmless” Grading

“Hold Harmless” Grading

Kierigan McEvoy, Web Assignments Editor

April 6, 2020

For a while, the Francis Howell School District has been wrestling with the issue of how grading will work during online classes, and in an extremely unpredictable time of life. On Thursday, April 2, the district had reached a consensus and sent out a blast email to all teachers, students, and parents in the district to address the major concern with online learnin...

In The Coming Weeks

In The Coming Weeks

Megan Percy, Web Editor-In-Chief

March 22, 2020

As the predetermined spring break comes to an end for the Francis Howell School District, so begins the two-week hiatus from in-person attendance at schools across the state. While it has been mandated that school will not be in session, the district is doing many things to help students, teachers, and...

Restaurants in the St. Louis Area Set to Close Dining Rooms

Restaurants in the St. Louis Area Set to Close Dining Rooms

Kana Chung, Copy Editor

March 18, 2020

Tuesday, officially announced at a joint news conference of regional leaders, all restaurants and bars in the St. Louis area have been ordered to cease dine-in services by midnight on Thursday. Many establishments have already put these precautions into effect, but taking these actions is no longer opti...

COVID-19 Live Updates

COVID-19 Live Updates

Megan Percy, Web Editor-In-Chief

March 16, 2020

With the recent outbreak gaining momentum, keeping up with COVID-19's trajectory can be helpful and informative. Updates will be coming regularly throughout the days in the coming weeks. 

FHSD Cancels School Amid COVID-19 Concerns

FHSD Cancels School Amid COVID-19 Concerns

Kayla Reyes and Kierigan McEvoy

March 15, 2020

Amid COVID-19 concerns, the Francis Howell School District has suspended all classes and activities for an extended two-week period after spring break. School is scheduled to resume on Monday, April 6. This may come as a shock to students and their families, but Superintendent Mary Hendricks-Harris maintaine...

COVID-19 Concerning Cottleville

COVID-19 Concerning Cottleville

Megan Percy, Web Editor-In-Chief

March 15, 2020

A hack or a cough heard by any passerby can evoke a flinch. Hand sanitizer, surgical masks, and even toilet paper has flown off the shelves at supermarkets everywhere. Everyone is tense, waiting for the storm to hit. Waiting for the now-infamous coronavirus. As the chaos of the virus infects the rest o...

Impeachment 2019 – FHC Speaks

Impeachment 2019 – FHC Speaks

Megan Percy, Web Editor-In-Chief

December 20, 2019

The House of Representatives made history on December 18th with their decision to impeach President Trump, making him only the third president in this nation’s history to be impeached. President Trump was charged with both articles of impeachment, with a vote of 230-197 for abuse of power and a vote o...

Impeachment Is The Focus of Social Studies Classes

Impeachment Is The Focus of Social Studies Classes

Kierigan McEvoy, Web assignments editor

October 2, 2019

The last week, history classes around school have been muddling over one word, a specific word: impeachment. This word has recently been made popular by current political events which now has forced actions to be taken and classrooms to address the complexity this word brings to the nation’s politics. AP Governmen...

BREAKING: SUV destroys main entrance

BREAKING: SUV destroys main entrance

Lanie Sanders, Executive producer

April 24, 2019

As the bells are still ringing for students to get to class, the halls of Francis Howell Central are empty. School was cancelled at 5:30 a.m due to an accident at the front entrance of the school that took place at 3:45 a.m. The Cottleville Police Department has not released information about the suspect, who was picked up in Cottleville after leaving the scene of the crime.

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