WGHS’ resource officer, Bob Graeff, left Sept. 3, to become a detective in the WG Criminal Investigation Unit.
Students leave gifts and sign a poster outside the district office as a memorial for rising junior Kara Wrice who died in an accident on July 2.
Next year’s schedule has been announced and will be a block schedule hybrid.
It is subject to change depending on the coronavirus, but the administration has an idea of what it will probably look like.
Theatre during a pandemic presents several challenges for all involved. The drama department has in spite of this put on multiple productions including recently, “The Glass Menagerie” and now “The Meta Plays.” Photo by Zeke La Mantia
STUCO elections took place Friday, April 9. Students voted via a Google Form sent over email.
STUCO elections were moved from March 31, to April 2, and then to April 9, to allow students who are running more time to campaign instead of having to work around spring break.
Jim Schoemehl 5K run will celebrate its 20th year running this May.
The run was created in 2001 by a WGHS marketing/DECA student after Jim Schoemehl, the husband of a WGHS teacher, was diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis).
Interact Club collected bags of toiletries and sanitation supplies for homeless shelters Feb. 5-19.
Editor-in-chief Jaden Fields shares this week’s headlines: the Term 4 schedule, senior scholarship forms, and Young Poets Perform.
Kimmy Dang Contributing Writer Three students were awarded in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Competition on Jan. 28. Two were awarded the Gold Key and one an Honorable Mention. Sophomores Sadie Coalier and Nora Rohlfing were awarded the Gold… Read More ›
Editor-in-chief Jaden Fields shares this week’s headlines: EOC testing, cap and gown orders and Statesmen Service Awards.
While the status of prom remains in question, Parents Club plans to host the annual Senior Party at Brookdale Farms May 15, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. so long as graduation occurs May 14.
Student council is hosting its blood drive taking place on Feb. 23, between 8 a.m. and 3.pm in the secondary gym.
Kelly Woodyard Staff Writer Through the Experimental Learning Department, the Chelsea Center offers internship opportunities for students. This year it is partnering with the Hawken House Museum and offering internships where students will do an assortment of tasks. Through these… Read More ›
“This is my 33rd year in education (29th in WGSD), and it just feels like it’s the right time to retire,” director of student services John M. Thomas said over email.
Calvin Lescher Staff Writer Webster Groves High School has plans to change its Renaissance Program next year for the first time since its creation around 35 years ago. Students get a card depending on GPA and certain rewards for that… Read More ›
Throughout COVID restaurants have either lost significant amounts of money and/or had to close down. According to http://www.restaurants.org 100,000 restaurants had to permanently close down just six months into the pandemic and there are still nearly 3 million unemployed restaurant workers looking for jobs.
Drama Department will showcase a Virtual Variety Show Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 7p.m.
The virtual showcase will consist of numerous student acts including songs, monologues, one acts and more.