• Parkway will begin scheduling football games to be played outside of St. Louis County.

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Reform education for equity now

We must incorporate more Black history into our schools.

Pathfinder Editorial Board

February 29, 2020

African-American history is American history. There is no doubt that our curriculum, and even the way we interpret the past, does not reflect that truth or even a mere semblance of it. The teaching of African-American history must transcend slavery and civil rights––especially because these two subjects are ...

Getting to know social studies teacher Brent Wildhaber

During cross country practice, social studies teacher and assistant coach Brent Wildhaber races against freshman Emma Smout on a unicycle.

Gabby Leon, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

What classes do you teach? “I teach one section of world history and four sections of modern U.S. history.” What got you interested in teaching? “A couple things: I love history. I love studying history, reading history and looking at historical documents. Second part is that I love working ...

Missouri state representative Sue Meredith speaks to AP Government students

Sue Meredith, representative for the 71st district, talks to students in Mel Trotier's third hour AP Government class.

Hannah Hoffmann and Gabby Leon

December 1, 2016

Who are you? I'm Sue Meredith, State Representative. I get to wear this cute little pin. These pins get very expensive depending on how much it costs to get elected. Senate ones are plastic, which I think is really weird. They don't get the real ones until they finish their term. Ours are real metal. ...

Vietnam Veteran

Students signed a

Maddie Cooke, Staff Writer

May 20, 2016

An ordinary morning for Ms. Wayland’s and Mr. Chazen’s first hour Modern U.S. history class turned into a lifelong memory on April 29, 2015 when Tom Irwin, a Vietnam veteran and Marine shared his experience in the war.

Throwback Thursday: Melvin Trotier, history teacher

Throwback Thursday: Melvin Trotier, history teacher

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

Pathfinder: Where do you go to high school? Trotier: I went to Chaminade High School. What year did you graduate? I graduated in 1988. Did you play any sports or were you in any clubs? I was on the football team. I was also in yearbook and on the newspaper staff. What is the funniest ...

Terrence Roberts Q&A

Terrence Roberts Q&A

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor and News Editor

October 21, 2015

How did your initial impression of West compare to your initial impression of Central High? A lot of things are similar in terms of the way things are run. The educational process really hasn’t been changed over the years, which is unfortunate because a lot of things need to be altered dramatically...

Week of Aug 24-28

Senior Holt Priest debuts his

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writer

September 2, 2015

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POW: Amy Thornhill, History teacher

POW: Amy Thornhill, History teacher

Allie Collins, Convergent Media Writer

January 15, 2015

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