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Students’ College Strategies Change

The ACT made several changes to accommodate the changing times.
The ACT board lays out new opportunities for students taking the ACT test
November 7, 2019

On Oct. 8 of this year, the ACT board announced changes for the ACT test.  “I feel like the ACT has been the same forever, so I think change is a good thing,” Legend Chapman, a sophomore at St....

Feasting!

NHS officers planning for their fundraiser
NHS is fundraising to give families in need free Thanksgiving dinner
October 31, 2019

This year, the National Honor Society has decided to do a fundraiser for the not so fortunate. They are trying to raise enough money or collect enough food to give 30 local families a free Thanksgiving...

El Camino

El Camino
The Breaking Bad movie does not live up to fans expectations
October 28, 2019

El Camino is a spin-off movie based on the hit TV series Breaking Bad. The show first aired in 2008, and came to a close after five seasons in 2013. It all starts when Walter White, who is played by Bryan...

Joker

Joker
"Joker" is a captivating, if not slightly unoriginal triumph
October 28, 2019

Directed by Todd Phillips and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Zazie Beets, and Robert De Niro, 2019’s Joker received a five-minute standing ovation and the “Best Film” award at the Venice Film Festival...

Staff Halloween Costumes

Adviser Lauren Hippe - 6 years old
When I was young, I was obsessed with the cartoons He-Man and She-Ra, so for Halloween 1986, I rocked the She-Ra costume.
October 24, 2019

The staff of SCHSnow.com has decided to compile some of our own childhood costume memories, in celebration of Halloween.

That’s a Wrap

Thomas Doss
St. Charles High School senior, Thomas Doss, finishes up a great cross country career
October 24, 2019

Thomas Doss, a senior at St. Charles High School, started running on the cross country team in the fall of 2017, his sophomore year.  “I like being a part of something bigger than myself,” Doss...

SCHS’s Weird Pets

SCHS's Weird Pets
October 18, 2019

The school is full of people who own many different pets, whether it be a dog, a cat, or something extraordinary. Junior Kate Atterberry has a snail named Shelly Grace. “She is a baby yellow snail...

No Calories For Me

Kickstart
Based on federal guidelines, public schools are restricted to certain snacks and drinks
October 16, 2019

If you’ve been through the lunch line or gone to the gally in SCHS; then you’ve probably seen the Mountain Dew Kickstarts for sale. Or perhaps you have seen the diet sodas also for sale. People believe...

Race to First Place

Mario Kart Tour
Classical Mario Kart game gets released to IOS and Androids for the masses
October 16, 2019

Mario Kart is a notable game that Nintendo released in 1992 and now, for decades to come. The newly released game, which came out on IOS and Android, has become a part of everyone’s lives.  Junior...

An Enlightening Experience

The classes visited the Hindu Temple of Saint Louis on Oct. 4
Students visit pristine houses of worship in SCHS field trip
October 16, 2019

On Friday, Oct. 4, Patrick Gebhard’s World Cultures class and David Jones’s AP World History class took a field trip to several houses of worship in the St. Charles area. “The trip was about learning...

The Early Birds

The Breakfast Club having breakfast across the street at Lady Di's.
The Breakfast Club meets at Lady Di's in the morning to eat breakfast and socialize.
October 7, 2019

SCHS Breakfast Club started here about three years ago with Señora Laura Reese as a sponsor. When it was first starting out, the meetings weren’t as consistent, but this year they have held The Breakfast...

Meeker as Grand Marshall

Meeker as Grand Marshall
Retired teacher chosen to lead 2019 Homecoming parade
September 26, 2019

Charlie Meeker, a former teacher who worked here for 33 years at St. Charles High School before finally retiring, dedicated himself to his work and his students. But after his retirement, he has been dearly...

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