January 2012 News
FHHS Football Coach Named 2011 Post-Dispatch Coach of the Year
Posted on 01/31/2012
Bryan Koch, Francis Howell High School (FHHS) Football Coach and alumnus has been named the 2011 Post-Dispatch Football Coach of the Year. Koch was one of seven candidates selected for the 2011 award.  more
FHC Announces Ultimate Spartan Award Winners
Posted on 01/31/2012
The Francis Howell Central Activities Department is proud to announce the Fall 2011-2012 recipients of the “Ultimate Spartan” award.  more
Saturday School
Saturday School Prepares Preschoolers for the Transition to Elementary School
Posted on 01/30/2012
The Early Childhood Education Centers in the Francis Howell School District will be holding Saturday School beginning February 4, 2012 through March 3, 2012.   more
Board of Education
School Board Recognition Week is January 22 – 28
Posted on 01/23/2012
During the week of January 22-28, the Francis Howell School District will join communities across the state honoring the dedicated service of local boards of education during School Board Recognition Week, as declared by Governor Jay Nixon.  more
Abbie and Andrew
Two Independence Students Recognized for Responsibility
Posted on 01/20/2012
Independence Elementary first grader, Abbie Raga and her brother, Kindergartner Andrew Raga, were recognized and presented with the Superintendent’s Certificate at the January 19, 2012 Board of Education meeting for demonstrating incredible responsibility during an intense situation that occurred over the holiday break.  more
Samantha Melton
Student Spotlight: Samantha Melton
Posted on 01/20/2012
Samantha Melton, senior at Francis Howell High School (FHHS), was recognized as the honorary student representative at the January 19 Board of Education meeting. At the beginning of the meeting Samantha was presented with the Superintendent’s Certificate from Dr. Pam Sloan.  more
Board Action Report - 01/19/12
Posted on 01/19/2012
Stay informed about the recent Board of Education actions.  more
Two FHSD Teachers complete Leadership Academy in Character Education
Posted on 01/18/2012
Bryan Richards, eighth grade U.S. History teacher at Francis Howell Middle School and Jeremy Rohrbach, Special Education teacher at Francis Howell Central High School have successfully completed the Leadership Academy in Character Education (LACE) hosted by the Center for Character Education at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.   more
Four Candidates File Board of Education Election
Posted on 01/17/2012
Four Francis Howell School District citizens will be vying for two seats on the Board of Education in the April 3, 2012 election.  more
FHC Representatives attend Coaching for Character Seminar
Posted on 01/17/2012
Six Francis Howell Central (FHC) High School students and four FHC coaches/sponsors attended the “Coaching for Character” Seminar sponsored by CharacterPlus on Wednesday, January 11 on the campus of Lindenwood University.  more
FHC Inducts New Members into Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame
Posted on 01/17/2012
The Francis Howell Central (FHC) Activities Office is proud to announce the 2012 Inaugural Inductees into the Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame. Jeremy Cowan and Shakara Jones, two FHC Alumni, were selected by a panel of fourteen current and former FHC coaches, teachers and administrators from a list of eleven finalists.  more
FHC Fine Arts Festival
FHC Hosts Fine Arts Festival
Posted on 01/17/2012
The Francis Howell Central (FHC) Fine Arts Department and the FHC Chapter of National Art Honor Society hosted the Fine Arts Festival on January 13. The event lasted four and half hours and included performances by the FHC Jazz Band, FHC Choir and the FHC Spotlight Players.   more
Rosetta Stone now available in the Francis Howell School District!
Posted on 01/09/2012
The Francis Howell School District and Rosetta Stone have partnered to make online subscriptions available for one full year of access for up to five levels of Rosetta Stone in the language of your choice!   more
Tim McCormack
Student Spotlight: Tim McCormack
Posted on 01/06/2012
Tim McCormack, senior at Francis Howell Central (FHC) High School, was recognized as the honorary student representative at the January 5 Board of Education meeting.  more
Board Action Report - 01/05/12
Posted on 01/05/2012
Stay informed about the recent Board of Education actions.  more
New District and School Websites for Francis Howell
Posted on 01/03/2012
The Francis Howell School District is pleased to announce the launch of a new District website and school websites.   more
The Weather Outside Is Frightful... How Do You Know if School Is Closed?
Posted on 01/02/2012
As we look ahead and plan for another winter season, we want to remind you about Francis Howell School District’s procedures surrounding severe weather delays and school closures.  more