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Calling all Grandparents!

Join us for a free and fun event! The FHSD Senior Citizens Prom will take place on Saturday, September 30. All Senior PALS, new and returning, are invited to dance to classic tunes from the 50s, 60s, 70s, and more. Let's relive those high school memories together!

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Bus Transportation Changes

The Francis Howell School District will introduce changes to bus stops, rider eligibility, and some school bell times for the 2023-24 school year.

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You Can Make a Difference in Our School

Amidst nationwide staffing shortages, our students and staff could use your help now more than ever. Register as a volunteer and learn about opportunities to share your time and talents with our school.


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We’re Hiring! Join Our Team of Dedicated Teachers and Support Staff

FHSD is one of the largest employers in the region with 23 school campuses, more than 16,000 students and 2,200 employees. We’re offering competitive wages for custodians, paraprofessionals, bus drivers, support staff, teachers and administrators.

Open Positions

Welcome to FHC

Dr. Suzanne Leake - Principal

As we gear up for the start of the 2023-24 school year, I am thrilled to welcome our dedicated students, passionate educators, and supportive families to what promises to be an incredible journey of learning, growth, and collaboration!

Each new school year brings with it a sense of anticipation and excitement, and this year is no exception. Our school has always stood as a beacon of knowledge, innovation, and community, and I am confident that this upcoming year will continue to be the same.

Happening Now

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    Francis Howell Central Testimonial 3

    Francis Howell Central has been wonderful for our family.  We are new to the area and could not have asked for a smoother transition for our two children.

    Cheryl S.

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    Francis Howell Central gives each student the opportunity to be successful while fostering positivity and inclusivity within a school community.

    Erica T.

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    FHC has a great culture for students to grow and learn!

    Kris M.

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