PHS Moves into Phase 2 of In-Person Learning

On Thursday, October 29, Pattonville High School will transition into Phase 2 of in-person learning.

Matthew Jacobi, Editor-In-Chief

October 13, 2020

On Monday, October 12, Pattonville announced that PHS will return to school using the Phase 2 schedule starting Thursday, October 29. This decision comes after Dr. Sam Page, St. Louis County Executive, announced recommendations in favor of high school students returning in person. The spread of COVID-19...

St. Louis County Allows High-Contact Sports Games and Recommends In-Person Learning

Dr. Sam Page's October 5 Update

Matthew Jacobi, Editor-In-Chief

October 6, 2020

On Monday, October 5, during St. Louis County's Coronavirus update, Dr. Sam Page rolled back some current Coronavirus guidelines and restrictions that will impact St. Louis County. Effective immediately, high contact sports, including football and basketball, will be able to play games and compete with...

COVID and the Return to Schools

COVID and the Return to Schools

Christian Movick, Layout and Design Editor

September 30, 2020

Ever since Coronavirus made its way into the world and became an imminent threat to our country, whether schools would be closed or not has been a topic of concern. Then, once the 2019-2020 school year had ended, the question was, would schools be reopening for the upcoming school year, and would it...

Low and Moderate Contact Sports Approved for Competition

Low and Moderate Contact Sports Approved for Competition

Matthew Jacobi and Ava Bearskin

September 25, 2020

Last week, Pattonville High School's Activities Director, Jason Sellers, announced plans for how fall sports will be held this year. Following St. Louis County Guidelines about youth sports, and MSHSAA (Missouri's State High School Activities Association), Pattonville was allowing low-contact sports to...

Pattonville Goes Virtual for the Start of 2020

Teachers at PHS attended an in-person extended learning opportunity to help aid teachers for the virtual start of the school year, including training of Canvas, Pattonville's primary virtual platform for this year.

Matthew Jacobi, Editor-In-Chief

August 19, 2020

On Wednesday, July 29, Pattonville announced, along with other school districts throughout the week, that they would start the fall 2020 semester 100% virtual. "As we consulted more with St. Louis County health officials and reviewed the spread of COVID-19 in our community," Dr. Pecoraro announce...

Missouri’s Response to Covid-19

Missouri's Response to Covid-19

Christian Movick, Staff Writer

April 27, 2020

"File:Mike Parson official photo.jpg" by Office of Missouri Governor is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 Covid-19, also known as the Coronavirus, has sparked concern among many people in the past few months. With action being taken in several other states around the nation, some are starting to question Gove...

Pattonville Moves to E-Learning for Remainder of Semester

Pattonville Moves to E-Learning for Remainder of Semester

Rebecca Simpkins, Staff Writer

April 14, 2020

As many know, Pattonville closed school as of Wednesday, March 18, due to COVID-19. All athletic, extracurricular practices and competitions are cancelled for the duration of the spring semester. Coronavirus or COVID-19 derives from bats and starts in a city in China. On March 11, the World Health Organization...