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Andrew Russell Named Emerson Award Winner

Andrew Russell Named Emerson Award Winner
Science Teacher recognized for his Excellence 
November 23, 2020

The Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes teachers who display overall excellence in all areas of their jobs. Nominated by administrators, more than 100 teachers in the St. Louis area won the...

Substitute Change

Substitute Change
Started off as a sub and made her way to the top
September 30, 2020

Grace Tovar is a new teacher at St Charles High School. This is her first year of teaching, before this she was a long term substitute for a year. She is a FACS and Housing/Interior Design teacher. “My...

Guess Who’s Back? It’s Saubers!

New drama teacher gives the scoop as to what he has in store now that is back to SCHS
Drama teacher back from West to High gives insight into his theater background and gives us a peek into his life and as to why he is back
September 22, 2020

 Nick Saubers graduated from West in 1998, and taught at his old stomping ground at West for four years before finally returning to St. Charles High. Who would have thought that he would end up teaching...

Swapping Desks

Marilyn Bizelli moved into the new position of Principal's Secretary this year.
After previously working in attendance Marilyn Bizelli starts as new principal’s secretary
September 21, 2020

This school year many might be wondering where Marilyn Bizelli is and why she isn’t at the attendance desk. Bizelli is now the new principal’s secretary and, while there are many new regulations and...

Getting Down to Business

Andrew Lawrence is a new business teacher and football coach this year at SCHS
New teacher and football coach Andrew Lawrence looks to bring energy to his business classes, as well as advance the knowledge of the business field to his students
September 21, 2020

Born in Independence, Missouri, Andrew Lawrence grew up in sports. Engaging himself in a  variety of activities that include: soccer, baseball, roller hockey, basketball, track and football, which he...

Walking Into a New Position

Amy Walker is a new special education teacher at SCHS.
Amy Walker moves from para to full time special education teacher
September 18, 2020

This year, Amy Walker has taken the position of a full time Special Education teacher. She is looking to engage her students virtually and physically the best she can while trying to adjust to her new...

From Center Stage to the Center of the Classroom

From Center Stage to the Center of the Classroom
New Gifted English teacher has had a long career
September 18, 2020

After 23 years of teaching, Matthew Lenger continues his career at St. Charles High School for the first time.   He started off his career in education as a long term substitute in the Francis Howell...

Stressful Scheduling

Andrea Irizarry working in her corner desk to make the schedules.
Andrea Irizarry works to keep up with the always changing activities schedule
September 18, 2020

Andrea Irizarry is the new activities secretary here at St. Charles High. With all of the changes due to COVID, it makes her job even more challenging than usual to reschedule all of the buses and games....

A Familiar Smile

Sarah Schiffer is the new attendance Secretary at St.Charles High
New attendance secretary brings over a joyful attitude all the way from Hardin Middle
September 18, 2020

When people first enter St.Charles High they are provided with a warm welcome and a cheerful smile. This greeting is provided by Sarah Schiffer, the attendance secretary. It is a smile many may recognize...

Teacher from FHSD Comes to SCHS

Brittany O'Keefe is the new English 2 teacher and Yearbook Adviser
English 2 teacher and Yearbook Adviser, Brittany O’Keefe
September 18, 2020

Brittany O'Keefe is a new English 2 teacher along with Yearbook Adviser. She has been teaching for two and a half years, and she has worked at Francis Howell High, Francis Howell Central, Francis Howell...

Coach to Mother

Rachel Schmidt is a new special education teacher at High
Special education teacher, Rachel Schmidt, goes from being a soccer and basketball coach to being a mom
September 18, 2020

New special education teacher, Rachel Schmidt, has come from KIPP St. Louis High School, a charter school in downtown St. Louis. She worked there for three years before she came to St. Charles High to...

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