Independence Character Council students practice yoga
Learning with Hearts, Minds, and Bodies – Independence Introduces Mindfulness Initiative
21 September 2017
The Character Council at Independence Elementary consists of tomorrow’s leaders, students whose mission is to be the best learners and community members that they can. This year, the school is putting an emphasis on “mindfulness,” hoping that these new strategies and practices will keep students and staff ready to learn and work to the best of their abilities.
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Inspire Program Debuts in FHSD – and Inspires Success for All
Inspire Program Debuts in FHSD – and Inspires Success for All
11 September 2017
Francis Howell School District prides itself on being innovative when it comes to advancements in education, as well as advancements in caring for the social emotional health of students. The Inspire Program is a FHSD-led initiative that hopes to help schools develop the capacity to meet the needs of all students, staff, and families, focusing on those experiencing significant challenges with emotional regulation and other mental health needs. This team of internal consultants has begun serving FHSD’s early childhood and elementary schools, adhering to the Missouri Model of Trauma-Informed Care and putting an emphasis on safety, trustworthiness, collaboration, choice, and empowerment.
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FHSD and Castlio Elementary Receive NNPS Partnership Awards
FHSD and Castlio Elementary Receive NNPS Partnership Awards
06 September 2017
The Francis Howell School District has earned a 2017 Partnership District Award from the National Network of Partnership Schools (NNPS) at Johns Hopkins University. FHSD was recognized for making excellent progress in developing community partnerships, and for guiding schools to develop goal-linked programs of family and community engagement. This is the fourth NNPS Partnership Award for FHSD and indicates that the District is establishing a sustainable structure to enable schools to continually improve their partnership programs.
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