Graphic by Abby Prywitch.
Thanksgiving celebrations during a pandemic
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief • November 25, 2020

Celebrating Thanksgiving might look different for some families this year due to COVID-19. This year, families have had to make tough decisions...

Hudson Cockerham (9) works with his teammate Lateef  Marshall (9) to perfect his wrestling moves.
Quick with their moves and quick with their minds
Andrew Staggenborg, Reporter • November 24, 2020

During, COVID-19 practices are different from previous years. Wrestling is a contact sport and the team would usually be on the mats practicing...

Why is it important to support black-owned businesses?
Why is it important to support black-owned businesses?
Maddie Hewgley, Reporter • October 18, 2020

The deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, and Breonna Taylor brought renewed attention to the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement this summer....

Boys swimmers swimming laps on the first day of practice.
Six Boys Swim and Dive Members have Already Qualified for State
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief • October 11, 2020

Joey Stecher, junior diver, along with two other divers have already qualified for state early on in the swim and dive season. Stecher qualified...

Phenomenal Pikaard
Phenomenal Pikaard
Alex Maisenhelder, Online Manager • October 10, 2020

Matt Pikaard is the Latin teacher here at Parkway Central and has been for the last six years and the Latin teacher at Parkway North for four...

Freshman, Ellie Sioumcas on a bike ride with friend on  May 1, 2020.
Lesson Learned
Brie Williams, Reporter • October 9, 2020

It’s no secret that 2020 has been different from every other year we’ve lived through. At first the WWIII memes rolled in, then the helicopter...

High school schedule for quarter two in the 2020-2021 school year by Tim McCarthy.
Parkway School Board Makes a Final Decision
Emma Li, Reporter • October 1, 2020

On Sept. 29, hundreds of viewers sat down in their homes to watch the live streaming of the long awaited Parkway Board meeting discussing plans...

Dexter Wong goes to his fifth grade class at Shenandoah Valley Elementary online. "I would really like going back to school," he said. "It’s like we all probably took it for granted until it was gone." Photo by Ann Wong.
Parkway School Board Leans Toward Hybrid Learning
Emma Li, Reporter • September 25, 2020

Green Trails Elementary Principal Rene Sommers has been working diligently to stay connected to her students. Last summer, as she was delivering...

Here is a screenshot from the game day event. Photo courtesy of Nicole Voss.
Club Meetings go virtual
Gabby Abowitz, Photo Editor and Art Director • September 25, 2020

Even though the first quarter of school at Parkway Central has been virtual, extracurricular activities and school clubs haven’t let that stop...

Supreme Court Jusitice Ruth Bader Ginsburg attends a public conversation at the University of Chicago on September 9, 2019, in Chicago.
News in review: Week of Sept. 25
Alex Maisenhelder, Online Manager • September 25, 2020

In the past week, there have been few headlines grabbing as much attention as the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the trial for the officers...

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft talks about voting options for the November general election on Monday at a press conference with Mayor Brian Treece at City Hall.
Seniors: How to register to vote and cast your vote amidst a pandemic
Maddie Hewgley, Reporter • September 25, 2020

With an election less than 40 days away, the deadline to register is rapidly approaching. In light of the pandemic, class of 2021 seniors are...

Senior Julia Solomon dresses up for the outer space theme day.
Homecoming takes on a new virtual form
Melanie Gubernik, Staff Reporter • September 25, 2020

Many people look forward to the longstanding tradition of homecoming, especially at the oldest high school in Parkway. There is always excitement...

Standardized tests: to take or not to take
Standardized tests: to take or not to take
Sydney Stahlschmidt, Copy Editor • September 11, 2020

The ACT is an important part of the college application process that plays a role in the future of all high school students. The test score that...

STL Eats: Hidden Restaurants Around the Lou
STL Eats: Hidden Restaurants Around the Lou
Ellie Mueller, Reporter • September 11, 2020

When you first think of St. Louis, I doubt that the dining scene is the first thing to come to your mind. However, there are plenty of hidden...

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