Statesmen Symphony grows, plans concert

Statesmen Symphony will have a concert Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Jerry R. Knight auditorium.
The purpose of the concert is not only to showcase what the students have been working on all semester but also to persuade the administrative board to make this a class next school year.

Band performs annual holiday concert

Student musicians performed the bands’ annual holiday concert on Dec. 5, from 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. in the WGHS auditorium. 
The Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band performed some classic holiday songs, and students all wore ugly Christmas sweaters while performing. The concert was free to attend. 

Curriculum change threatens ‘block’ class

The block class, a two-hour long combination of AP Honors US Studies and AP Language, has been a long standing right-of-passage for Webster juniors, but rumors call into question the class’s future.
According to English teacher Kristin Moore, changes to the social studies curriculum will cause the block class to be removed. 

Veterans share experiences with students

Veterans Day is a big event for Webster Groves High school, 60 veterans will speak to students on Nov. 7, as part of the Veterans Day celebration. Each social studies room will have five different veterans from each era to share their stories.