A sign sits outside the Family Arena to show voters where to vote. This type of election happens on odd years and is used to determine which candidates would be chosen. Many locals came to the Family Arena and casted their votes on April 2.

Michelle Walker and Mike Hoehn Re-Elected to Board of Education

Published: May 1, 2019

Current directors on the FHSD Board of Education, Michelle Walker and Mike Hoehn, were both re-elected as their active three year term expires this year. The two were running against Sandra L. Ferguson. W...

Three Candidates Vie for Two Seats in FHSD Board of Education Election

Three Candidates Vie for Two Seats in FHSD Board of Education Election

Published: March 27, 2019

Walker Wants to Give Parents a Voice Michelle Walker is finishing her first three-year term on the board. She oversees FHN, ...

In a local election on April 3, these four candidates will run to fill the two opening spots on the Board of Education. Read below to find out who they are, why they are running and ideas they have for the district.

Q&A with the Board of Education Candidates

Published: March 21, 2018

Janet Stiglich 60 years old, Retired Lead Nurse What made you want to run for office? “When I did my job as lead nurse, o...

Superintendent Pam Sloan sits in front of the FHSD Board of Education during an August meeting over district budget cuts after the failure of Prop Y.

School Board Decides Against New Tax Levy

Published: February 10, 2016

On Jan. 21, the school board met for what most suspected would be a fairly routine meeting. They were making one big decision: how...

District Decision Dilemmas

District Decision Dilemmas

Published: December 16, 2015

From the introduction and subsequent failure of Proposition Y, the tax levy the district attempted to pass, to new attempts at p...

Why Did Voters Oppose Prop Y?

Why Did Voters Oppose Prop Y?

Published: September 23, 2015

When Prop Y was first placed on the ballot in August, it was, itself, new. A tax levy, though, was not. Over the past year, FH...

Two New Members Join School Board

Two New Members Join School Board

Published: May 13, 2015

Last month, the constituents of the Francis Howell School District cast their ballots for candidates to fill the two ope...