The deadline to apply for the Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture scholarship for Missouri High School seniors graduating in 2020 is approaching. Applications should be submitted to the Missouri State Fair and must be postmarked by Feb. 4, 2020. Applicants must submit an original copy of their application and three additional copies.
When it comes to long-term value, a degree from St. Charles Community College is worth every penny. According to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, a degree from SCC is worth more over time than any other community college in Missouri.
The need for licensed practical nurses is growing. According to a recent report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there is a 44 percent projected increase need for licensed practical nurses (LPN) by 2030 in order to meet the healthcare needs of the country.
The Francis Howell School District Board of Education has announced that Dr. Nathan Hoven has been selected as the District’s new superintendent, effective July 1, 2020. Hoven has served as the District’s Deputy Superintendent and Chief Academic Officer for the past two years. He will succeed current superintendent, Dr. Mary Hendricks-Harris, who has announced her retirement after the current school year.
(December 20, 2019) St. Charles, MO… The Francis Howell School District Board of Education has voted unanimously to place Proposition S on the April 7, 2020, ballot. Proposition S is a $244 million bond issue that will not increase the current tax rate. Voter approval of Proposition S would allow the District to borrow money now and in the future to address pressing facility needs at all Francis Howell schools.
The New Melle Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2019 scholarship recipients: Jensen Brakensiek, Darby Joerling, Adam Molitor and Tyler Tschannen.