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Art Club

Art Club

by Danny Schneider, Poll Editor

March 11, 2020

On Thursday, Mar. 5, an Art club meeting was held for all students that want to explore their artistic styles.  ...

Talent Show Fail

Talent Show Fail

by Alex Wilson, Social Media Manager

February 27, 2020

This spring, some of the SCHS teachers will be starring in a faculty play, “Talent Show Fail”, which is a spring play that will be directed by the senior theater students. The play is about a small town trying to get their road fixed and raising the money to do so through a talent show.  For...

Making History

Making History

by Danny Schneider, Poll Editor

February 10, 2020

On March 4, a new SCHS history quiz bowl team started by Contemporary Issues teacher, William Hippe, will be competing in a competition at SLU University. Students on the team are Simon Fernandez, Jakob Bredell, Claire Schkerke, Andrew Kelch and Virginia Werth. The idea for starting this team was given to...

Bad Santa Photos

by Ella Sulwer and Alex Wilson, Social Media Managers

December 19, 2019

This is a picture of Virginia, Sally, and their brother Freddy Werth when they were younger. "In our beautiful family photo Virginia was asking when she could get off, Freddy just looks sneaky and terrified, and I’m very uncomfortable and probably about to cry," Sally Werth said.   Th...

Tips for Success

Tips for Success

by Danny Schneider, Poll Editor

December 12, 2019

1. Create your own study guide: Writing helps you remember things better 2. Ask Questions: ask your teacher questions, it will help you in case you have problems 3. Attend Review Session: reviewing is useful for success and the review class the day before might be a good source of review time 4. ...

Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams

by Anna Anderson, Staff Writer

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 and downs to every team and every game played, even if it is a bad game. “Try to forget about...

Pets in Style

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 a Santa hat from PetSmart.   This is Oliva Navarette's 9 year old dog Lola. She is wear...

A Creative Mind

A Creative Mind

by Danny Schneider, Poll Editor

December 6, 2019

Gifted English 2 teacher, Tanya Glennon implemented the 20% Project for her students. The 20% project was created by IBM. Google picked up this idea and let their workers work on a smaller project which is now called the 20% Project. Google wanted to get their employees working on personal things tha...

Strumming Out

Strumming Out

by Nathan Poteet, Web Designer

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 to spend more time creating and performing music. She has talents beyond most, and it has come to...

In Between The Lines

In Between The Lines

by Quinn Metz, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Cooper Herweck is quite a bit further than most 16-year-olds. He’s been creating and selling art online and locally since seventh grade, the highest price he’s achieved being $500. Recently his art was featured in an art show at Picasso’s Coffee Shop on Nov. 2. “I enjoy having my art sold...

Don’t Sweat The Little Things

Don’t Sweat The Little Things

by Blake Wiggs, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

Nik Pugh was in fifth grade when he first got his alopecia. The alopecia was messing with his social skills and confidence. It was a confusing time for Pugh, but he was just trying to get through it. “I was just confused at first because we didn’t know what was happening,” Pugh said.  Even t...

Ben Steinhauer

Ben Steinhauer

by Karlie Thoenen, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Freshman Ben Steinhauer was 13 when he ran on American Ninja Warrior Junior.  “It was a one of a kind experience,” Steinhauer said. Steinhauer trained for about three years before competing in the summer of 2018.  “On the first day, I woke up at about 6 a.m. to go to Korea town, the...

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