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Francis Howell Board of Education Approves New Superintendent
Posted on 02/04/2016
After an extensive national search, meetings with staff, and input from patrons, the Francis Howell School District (FHSD) Board of Education voted unanimously to hire Dr. Mary Hendricks-Harris as the next superintendent of schools beginning July 1, 2016. The Board approved Dr. Hendricks-Harris’s three-year contract at a special Board meeting on Feb. 4, 2016.  READ MORE...
Record-Setting Students – FHHS’s Martin breaks Guinness World Record
Posted on 02/02/2016
Teachers and parents say it all the time: you can accomplish anything if you set your mind to it. But how often do students take that seriously? MacKenzie Martin, a student at Francis Howell High School (FHHS), set her mind to breaking the Guinness World Record for longest staple-chain. In a fun spectacle that included MacKenzie’s family, many friends, and a local surveying company, it was a community coming together to root her on as she laid down an 1100 foot chain of staples that signified her ambition and dedication.  READ MORE...
Warren Show Me a Movie Winners
Posted on 02/02/2016
The Midwest Education Technology Community (METC), in partnership with Education Plus, holds a contest every year to highlight how students in the region are using technology to express their creativity. It’s an award for 21C (twenty-first century) skills – the Show Me a Movie Awards. And groups from Francis Howell School District (FHSD) won categories of these awards in all three grade levels – elementary, middle, and secondary.  READ MORE...
FHSD Celebrates School Counselors During National School Counseling Week Feb. 1-5
Posted on 02/01/2016
The Francis Howell School District (FHSD) joins schools and districts across the country in celebrating National School Counseling Week 2016, "School Counseling: The Recipe for Success," from Feb. 1-5, 2016. This special week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association, focuses public attention on the unique contribution of professional school counselors and highlights the tremendous impact school counselors have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career.   READ MORE...
2016 Howell of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted
Posted on 02/01/2016
The Howell of Fame Award recognizes excellence of character, performance and service of those who serve the Francis Howell School District as employees, volunteers and patrons.  READ MORE...
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