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Protecting Your Family Against the Flu

Cold and flu season is here. Please consult with your child’s physician to find out when flu shots will be available for your family. Students with chronic health conditions, including asthma, and those who are immunocompromised are highly encouraged to obtain a flu shot early. Click here to review more information about how to tackle the flu.

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Francis Howell Union High School -Home of the Phoenix

Mission, Vision, Value and Goal Statements


Mission: Francis Howell Union High School will help students to overcome  obstacles, assist students in graduating from high school and equip students to  succeed in a post-secondary environment.

Vision: Francis Howell Union High School is a supportive learning community 
committed to excellence that promotes communication, collaboration, critical 
thinking skills and creativity.

Values: In order to advance our shared vision of an exemplary alternative 
learning environment, we will: 
• Provide an inviting school environment for students—an environment with 
clear expectations, consistent consequences, and specific articulated 
academic goals.
• Help all students achieve the intended outcomes of the curriculum by 
addressing their individual needs and learning styles.
• Collaborate with one another and our students so that we can achieve our 
collective goals more effectively.
• Demonstrate our commitment to ongoing professional development and 
continuous school improvement.
• Promote a positive school climate by modeling the qualities and 
characteristics that we hope to instill in our students.
• Involve parents in the education of their student by keeping them informed 
of student progress, attendance and behaviors and offering suggestions 
for assisting their students. 

Goal Statements: The primary responsibility of Francis Howell Union High School 
is to assist students in overcoming barriers that might have caused them not to 
graduate from high school. Associated with this responsibility, Francis Howell 
Union High School will provide high quality instruction and nurture an 
enthusiasm for learning so each student will:

• Want to attend high school on a regular basis.
• Improve skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, math and 
determining their career opportunities.
• Develop self-discipline, responsibility and self-concept.
• Develop compassion for others and courteous behavior.
• Develop a healthy respect for authority and the ability to live in a changing 
world.
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Upcoming Events
   Thanksgiving Break
   Nov 26 2014 at 12:00 AM
   Collaboration Wednesday
   Dec 03 2014
   Collaboration Wednesday
   Dec 10 2014
   Secondary Early Release
   Dec 18 2014
   Board of Education Meeting
   Dec 18 2014 at 07:00 PM
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