FHN faculty and students eat in the lunchroom every day for lunch. Lunch tables were purchased last year as an improvement to the school. Superintendent Mary Hendricks-Harris and Principal Nathan Hostetler worked together to purchase new tables for the lunchroom. (Photo by Adam Hogan)

FHSD Plans to Upgrade District Facilities

Published: November 20, 2019

 FHSD’s superintendent Mary Hendricks-Harris will retire after the 2019-20 school year after working in the district for years. In...

During the school day, music plays over the intercom for students walking through the halls. Songs can range from country to rap, as long as it’s school appropriate. “It’s a good idea and people being able to recommend songs is cool,” junior Brandon Bridgeman said. (Photo illustration by Addy Bradbury)

New Policy Allows Students to Play Songs Over the Intercom

Published: October 2, 2019

During the start of the 2019-2020 school year, a new procedure in the hallways was set. This new procedure makes it possible f...

Using Phones in Classrooms Brings Students Engaging Opportunities

Using Phones in Classrooms Brings Students Engaging Opportunities

Published: October 2, 2019

If a phone was out in class 15 years ago, it would have caused a shock to go through the room because a mobile phone was a new, in...

The FHN administration team consists of eight people. All with different responsibilities, but equally important.

The Role the FHN Administration Team Plays in the School Community

Published: April 12, 2019

“Everyday is a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re gonna get,” Assistant Principal, Dr. Christopher Birch said with...

Principal Nathan Hostetler Visits a Mosque

Principal Nathan Hostetler Visits a Mosque

Published: February 27, 2019

During the month of November the Head Principal Nathan Hostetler visited a Mosque with student Salam Abouchleih for the first time...

Coach Bevill calls Esports team to meet to discuss future plans about what the team will be doing. This is a new sport that involves video games that will be played competitively featuring League of Legends and Overwatch. The team meets weekly and talks about what they will be playing.

FHN Adds A New Gaming Team Featuring Gaming Consoles and Electronic Competition

Published: February 22, 2019

Upwards of 70 students buzz as they look for a seat in the packed Com 1 to hear how they can be a part of a team unlike any ot...

Students from FHN walk down the hallway between classes. Over the past year, the number of kids who feel safe at school has jumped by over 30%.

School Climate Change- Spring 2018 vs. Fall 2018

Published: February 4, 2019

With each coming school year, a new set of changes is guaranteed. The beginning of the 2018-19 academic year brought abou...

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Coach Bevill Announces Plans to Start an E-Sports Team at FHN

Published: January 24, 2019

E-sports has exploded in popularity worldwide, the sport bringing in millions from merchandise and ticket sales. Colleges have...

Buses begin to line up outside in the FHN parking lot as they wait for students to board. Recently the Francis Howell School District has made the decision to get new buses for schools. These buses will be exclusive to the Francis Howell School District and will be in place within the next few months.

FHSD Takes Over Busing From First Student

Published: January 17, 2019

In 2019, the FHSD is currently reviewing the busing system. While they’re looking to change it by possibly renting or buying new...

FHN Hosts Dignity Workshop Over Break

FHN Hosts Dignity Workshop Over Break

Published: January 8, 2019

On Jan. 3, students, teachers and administrators came into the building to work on something the FHN Community is trying to buil...

Over the years, FHN has deteriorated in building strength. Mold has been discovered and the ceilings leak after a rain storm.

Physical State of FHN Building Has District Looking at Options

Published: December 6, 2018

First established as Henderson Junior High, then expanded and renamed FHN in 1986, the building has struggled to keep up with ...

Junior Abbey Seemes Participates in an Internship Through Pathways to Teaching

Junior Abbey Seemes Participates in an Internship Through Pathways to Teaching

Published: November 28, 2018

The teaching profession can be a stressful one, but as young future educators find themselves on the path of becoming an educ...