Ethan Gegg (11) works out on Sept. 30 in Strength and Conditioning. Photo by Taylor Boaz.
Long Shot or Short Stop
Emma Li, Features Editor • January 13, 2022

The most wonderful time of year approaches once more as students once again sign up for classes to take for the next school year. Figuring out...

man teaches in a class full of masked students.
COVID-19 Cases at All-Time High
Matthew Bird, Staff Reporter • January 8, 2022

O On Jan. 5, Dr. Keith Marty, Superintendent of Parkway Schools released a statement detailing the situation in schools. He revealed...

Rogers teaches a class.
New Class to be a Homerun
Matthew Bird, Staff Reporter • January 8, 2022

Seniors will have a new English course to pick, as they sign up for classes this month. Sports literature is a class hoping to give students...

BSU members meet to discuss current events at Central.
Students for a change
Sophia Spicuzza, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2021

BSU is a new club at Parkway Central, but is a well known club with chapters around the country. BSU (Black Student Union) is formed by seniors...

Shein’s current home page showcasing their new arrivals, including cheap apparel for the upcoming holiday season. The “New In” tab is constantly updated
with their daily new styles. Screenshot of Shein’s webiste.
The Cost of Great Bargains
Maya Sagett, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2021

If you’ve ever purchased from brands like Urban Outfitters, H&M, Topshop, Forever 21, and many others, you’re no stranger to one of this...

Superintendent Hears Concerns
Matthew Bird, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2021

Just one day after students walked out in response to racially charged vandalism, students in Dan Kelty’s second block Spanish class wrote...

Giving Back and Giving More
Kayelyn Tate, Staff Reporter • November 18, 2021

Holiday season is near, which means it’s time to give thanks and give back. A lot of schools, organizations, and communities spend their holidays...

Statistical findings of the pandemic on teen mental health. Photo from the University of Michigan Health Department.
Virtual Learning Effects Mental Health
Kayelyn Tate, Staff Reporter • October 28, 2021

Last school year was definitely not the year anyone was expecting. For teens, pandemic restrictions may have meant months of virtual school,...

From virtual to in-person
From virtual to in-person
William Edwards, Staff Reporter • October 7, 2021

As COVID-19 regulations and mask mandates let up, high schoolers in Chesterfield, Missouri are getting back into a somewhat normal school year....

Seniors celebrates Homecoming games on Oct. 4.
Homecoming Returns Class games and Dress up Days to Start the Week off
U'Leyce Robinson, Staff Reporter • October 7, 2021

Homecoming week wraps up with the dance tomorrow after a busy week of games and dress up.  Abbi Robinson (11) has never been to a Homecoming...

Traffic into the Parkway Central High School parking lot on a weekday morning at 7:20. Photo by Alyssa Weisenberg.
What's the build up, Central?
Alyssa Weisenberg, Staff Reporter • October 7, 2021

Sarah Hirsch (12) has been driving herself to school since last year. But this school year, her after school routine has changed, for the worse.   “I...

New School Year, New Teachers
New School Year, New Teachers
Brooke Kraizer, Editor-in-Chief • October 7, 2021

New supplies, new clothes, new school year and best yet… new teachers. Parkway Central has welcomed four new teachers in the fall of 2021....

The Parkway Schools Homepage provides COVID-19 updates including positive
and quarantine cases at each school.
Coronavirus in Schools
Brie Williams, Staff Reporter • October 7, 2021

Sometimes it can be hard to picture what life during a pandemic would have been like in elementary schools. No more field trips or sharing pudding...

Piper Douglas’ dog Henry gets his picture taken at a birthday party she threwfor him.
Pets Adoption Rates Rise
October 7, 2021

  Pet adoptions were at an unprecedented high this year after the COVID-19 pandemic left people at home wanting new experiences. “The average...

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