FHSD’s Inaugural Job Fair for Students is Well-Attended
Posted on 01/27/2017
On Jan. 11, 2017, Francis Howell School District (FHSD) hosted its inaugural Job Fair for high school students, and the evening was a tremendous success. 32 businesses and 357 students participated in an event that was the ideal introduction for students to the workforce. From practicing their interview and resume-writing skills to just learning how to dress to impress a potential employer, both students and area businesses got a return on their investment. Better-prepared students mean better employees, which means better business and better communities. It was more than practice; it was a practice in success.
An Open Door – FHSD’s Inaugural Job Fair for Students
Posted on 01/05/2017
On Jan. 11, FHSD high school business departments will be hosting the first annual Job Fair for students at Francis Howell North High School, from 6-8 PM. Employers - and potential employees – are welcome.
Student Spotlight – Marquez Rice of FHU
Posted on 12/16/2016
Every month during the school year, the Francis Howell School District (FHSD) Board of Education welcomes one of the District’s best and brightest to represent the student body on the dais during their meeting. In December, Francis Howell Union (FHU) High School sent senior Marquez Riceto be the honorary Board member for the evening. Rice is an example of the dedication put forth by students in the District, his hard work will take him to Ranken Technical College to study Information Technologies, and beyond.
FHU Students Unite with “Kids Against Hunger” to Feed Hungry Children in Haiti
Posted on 12/02/2016
The Holidays are here, and it’s the time of year to be thankful. The students at Francis Howell Union (FHU) are dedicating their time to giving back, in addition to giving thanks. Together with the organization “Kids Against Hunger,” FHU students participated in a food packing event on Tuesday, Nov. 22. After only two hours, the students had put together 10,800 food packages, which is enough to feed 30 people every day for one year, according to FHU business teacher John Omoresemi.
Graduation 2017 Information
Posted on 11/30/2016
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Thankful to Be Together – FHU’s Thanksgiving Luncheon
Posted on 11/21/2016
With the holidays approaching at an alarming speed, it reminds us all of the good things in life – such as family and fellowship. Francis Howell Union (FHU) High School takes the time every year to be thankful for what they have – especially for the fellowship they enjoy together as a school – by hosting a Thanksgiving luncheon.
New FHSD Safety Measures Include Unannounced Intruder Drills
Posted on 10/05/2016
Student safety is always a top priority of the Francis Howell School District (FHSD). The District annually conducts a variety of safety drills including fire, tornado, earthquake and intruder drills. Participation in these safety drills is where most students get directly involved in their own safety. New this year, FHSD will conduct one unannounced intruder drill at each of our schools.
FHSD Recognized for Bus Safety
Posted on 08/19/2016
The buses that safely transport students of the Francis Howell School District (FHSD) every day will display a special new sticker starting in August, after earning the “Total Fleet Excellence” distinction for 2016. The stickers indicate excellence in the overall maintenance and reliability of the District’s bus fleet. The distinction is determined by the Missouri State Highway Patrol based on the results of the annual school bus inspection, a program conducted by the Patrol’s Motor Vehicle Inspection Division.
New Immunization Requirement for Incoming Eighth Graders and Seniors
Posted on 07/07/2016
Beginning with the 2016-17 school year, all eighth grade students and incoming high school seniors will be required to have the meningococcal (meningitis) vaccine.
FHU's Bevans Represents Students at the December Board Meeting
Posted on 01/06/2016
At nearly every Francis Howell School District (FHSD) Board of Education Meeting during the school year, a member of the student body attends to represent the District’s most precious resource – its students. December’s student representative, Marissa Bevans from Francis Howell Union (FHU) High School, has made it her mission to increase the culture of positivity at the school.
United Against Hunger- Francis Howell Union Helps Feed the Hungry
Posted on 12/10/2015
It felt good to actually have the opportunity to take action and help others,” said Timothy Murphy, a student at Francis Howell Union (FHU) High School, a part of the Francis Howell School District (FHSD). Students at the school gave a couple hours of their time on the week of Thanksgiving to help feed those less fortunate. Students like Murphy sought to make a difference that day. The difference they made could be that which keeps hope alive for a child, for a family, for a community. Their efforts could even be the difference between life and death for some, as the work they did will eventually feed more than seventy people for a whole year.