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January 7, 2020

Samuel Adams

Taking shots. Sam Adams is taking a three point shot during a heated game. This shot was taken during a game against Saint Charles West, the rival school. The game was close and Adams put us in the lead with this three pointer.
Adams has been playing basketball, a sport that he has come to know and love ever since he was young
December 11, 2019

Samuel Adams is a player on the varsity basketball team here at St. Charles High and has been since his freshman year.  Adams says he views himself as a good team player. However, there are a few ups...

Pets in Style

Students show off their pets in cool clothes they have.
December 10, 2019

These are Alex Wilson's 8 month old kittens, Nat, Lilly, and Milo. They are wearing a sweatshirt, sweater, and a vest.   This is Jay Frey's 10 year old chinchilla Marcus James Frey. He is wearing...

Learning to be Mindful

Julia Basler Head of the Guidance Department working at her desk
School districts worldwide are becoming trauma-informed
December 10, 2019

St. Charles schools are experimenting with becoming trauma-informed to help students and improve their learning, as well as try to slowly improve their home lives if they are going through trauma outside...

Strumming Out

Claudia Hensley
Former SCHS student Claudia Hensley plays music all around St. Charles and more
December 2, 2019

In the St. Charles school district, there are many people who take their hobbies very seriously. Although one, Claudia Hensley, stands out from the rest. Hensley, who used to attend SCHS is now home-schooled...

Being Vegetarian Around the Holidays

The table is set for holiday dinner with family.
Certain dietary guidelines can make the holidays difficult for family gatherings.
November 21, 2019

The holiday season is just around the corner and that means getting to spend time with family and eating good food. Having a family dinner around the holidays is very common. Although it is normal for...

No School After Halloween?

No School After Halloween?
A trending petition gives false hope to students about a possible day off
November 21, 2019

As of now, the academic year contains give or take 180 days, with Thanksgiving, Christmas, religious holidays, federal holidays, and state holidays serving as breaks, alongside fall, winter, and spring...

One for the Record Books

Thomas Doss finishes his record-setting run at Gans Creek Cross Country Course in Columbia
St. Charles High School runners compete at a record-setting State Championship
November 21, 2019

The record books were rewritten after the cross country team competed at the State Championship on Nov. 9.  The highlight came from the boys’ race. Top runner Thomas Doss ended his career on a high...

Ending on a High Note

Band of Pirates performs their routine for competitions in O'Fallon on Sept. 7th.
2019 Band of Pirates competition ends
November 11, 2019

This year was the first year to have marching band be a volunteer activity instead of it being a class during the school day. According to Sean Bippen, the band director for SCHS, the season went really...

Student Supports Family

Stephon Abron's senior picture in the 2017 yearbook
McCoy creates gofundme account
November 8, 2019

A gofundme was created by senior Caleb McCoy to help the family of Stephon Abron. He was a 2017 SCHS graduate who died in an accident that occurred in Warrensburg, Missouri, on Nov. 4. McCoy was friends...

Fashion Show

Ethan Ingram shows off the back of the outfit him and his group made.
November 7, 2019

Clothing teacher Elizabeth Laley and her Clothing 1 class spent a good amount of time putting together a fashion show.  For the fashion show, Laley had her students take old pieces of clothes and...

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