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Science department continues textbook adoption process

Science department continues textbook adoption process

Amy Zhou

According to department chairperson Jennifer Drudge, the science department is still continuing with the textbook adoption program. The textbook adoption process is estimated to continue throughout the semester and will be the main focus of the science department this year. “It’s really a process I enjoy because it gives you a chance to step back and take a look at strengths and weaknesses,” Drudge said, “and how can we meet the needs of all of our kids in twenty first century skills.” D...

October 19, 2017

Recent NEWS Stories

Kenya Club plans meeting Oct. 19, PumpkinFest booth Oct. 28

Kenya Club plans meeting Oct. 19, PumpkinFest booth Oct. 28

October 19, 2017

According to Mandeep Dhillon, Kenya Club president and junior, Kenya Clu...

Greyhound Connections to Have New Student Breakfast on November 1

Greyhound Connections to Have New Student Breakfast on November 1

October 19, 2017

Greyhound Connections, a club that helps new sophomores, juniors and seniors adapt ...

Environmental Action Club prepares for a second guest speaker

Environmental Action Club prepares for a second guest speaker

October 19, 2017

Following through with the Environmental Action Club’s initial plan to brin...

Creative Writing Club to Hold Care to Share

Creative Writing Club to Hold Care to Share

October 19, 2017

“At our meeting we’re going to be doing care to share, where we bas...

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Women’s cross country wraps up season, looks ahead to postseason

Women’s cross country wraps up season, looks ahead to postseason

Ben Traylor

After completing the regular season atop the MIC, the women’s cross country team is preparing for the Sectional post-season playoff for the chance to advance to Regionals the following weekend. Both matchups will take place at White River Elementary School in Noblesville, beginning Oct. 14.  “A goal we set this year was to win both the County and Conference titles, and we did both convincingly,” Head Coach Andy Dalton said. “The MIC Conference title was especially fun to see because so...

October 10, 2017

Recent SPORTS Stories

CHS Cheer Team to Travel to Pendleton for Competition

CHS Cheer Team to Travel to Pendleton for Competition

October 7, 2017

On Sat. Oct. 7, the CHS competitive cheerleading team will head to Pend...

Volleyball to play sectional game at Noblesville on Oct. 12

Volleyball to play sectional game at Noblesville on Oct. 12

October 7, 2017

The team will be playing the sectional match on Oct. 12 and the sectional cha...

Men’s cross-country team prepares for Sectionals

Men’s cross-country team prepares for Sectionals

October 6, 2017

The men’s cross-country team will be competing  at White River Elemen...

Men’s Soccer Loses to Brebeuf in Sectional

Men’s Soccer Loses to Brebeuf in Sectional

October 4, 2017

The Carmel men’s soccer team went head-to-head against Brebeuf in the first ro...

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Senior Class plans for upcoming meeting

Senior Class plans for upcoming meeting

Sam Shi

Senior Class president Izak Orono said he will have a meeting in one week to discuss the future of CHS and to implement specific rules or ideas. Senior officers recently planned for Homecoming, which Senior Class co-sponsor Amanda Richmond said included building playhouses, selling T-shirts and participating in the tricycle race for Homecoming. Richmond said the main things left to do following Homecoming were prom and graduation. Orono said his meeting could result in the implementation of some...

September 22, 2017

Recent ENTERTAINMENT Stories

Stronger than Terrorism: Boston bombing film sparks controversy and awareness among CHS students and staff

Stronger than Terrorism: Boston bombing film sparks controversy and awareness among CHS students and staff

September 21, 2017

Onthe afternoon of Monday, April 15, 2013, two young men detonated a home...

A Trip Down Main Street: CHS students explain the benefits of attending events in the heart of Carmel

A Trip Down Main Street: CHS students explain the benefits of attending events in the heart of Carmel

September 21, 2017

Downtown Carmel is home to numerous events organized by CHS students. Mor...

Tech Check:  Studio tech theatre students  finish move of new Techloft space

Tech Check: Studio tech theatre students finish move of new Techloft space

September 21, 2017

Per auditorium director Christopher “Chris” Plunkett, the tech theater cla...

Falling into Festivities: As Munich’s 16-day OktoberFest approaches, Carmel prepares to celebrate the festival in Indiana.

Falling into Festivities: As Munich’s 16-day OktoberFest approaches, Carmel prepares to celebrate the festival in Indiana.

September 21, 2017

The polka band plays in the background as the sounds of German music and...

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School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

Misha Rekhter

Slowly but surely, the days of the gladiator have been swept to the wayside and the age of the modern, intellectual warrior has emerged. As such, the evolution of sports has been drastically altered by the structural changes in society. Today, it is commonly understood that for many high school athletes, while athletics are important, their primary obligation is being a student. Athletes now understand that success not only in sports, but also school, is crucial to achieving their dreams. For ...

September 21, 2017

Recent FEATURE Stories

Frida(m) Calling: CHS students, teachers assess how  the work of female artists has empowered them

Frida(m) Calling: CHS students, teachers assess how the work of female artists has empowered them

September 21, 2017

To honor what would have been Frida Kahlo’s 110th birthday on July 6, hund...

Relative Advantage: Students with parents who work at CHS evaluate the merits, demerits of their situation

Relative Advantage: Students with parents who work at CHS evaluate the merits, demerits of their situation

September 21, 2017

Most students say goodbye to their parents every morning and don’t see...

The Upper(Class) Hand: CHS students evaluate the validity of the claim:   “older students perform better than younger students in class”

The Upper(Class) Hand: CHS students evaluate the validity of the claim: “older students perform better than younger students in class”

September 21, 2017

Senior Nick Gemelas is taking five AP classes this year as part of the...

One hundred and counting: With this school’s wide array of over 100 clubs, new groups continue to form

One hundred and counting: With this school’s wide array of over 100 clubs, new groups continue to form

September 21, 2017

Over the summer, in the cafe at the Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL), Sel...

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Chipotle Comeback. Despite recent struggles, Chipotle remains superior to Qdoba

Chipotle Comeback. Despite recent struggles, Chipotle remains superior to Qdoba

Hannah Glazier

Recently, Chipotle made an announcement that changed the Tex-Mex fast food restaurant game forever. Starting at a test kitchen in New York, Chipotle will now serve queso at select locations. In the spirit expansion, Chipotle will also test an avocado vinaigrette, as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic margaritas. The significance of this announcement is it’s impact on one of the most debated topics this generation faces: Chipotle or Qdoba? For me, the answer has always been clear: Chipotle....

September 21, 2017

Recent PERSPECTIVES Stories

Qdoba’s Queso Advantage. Qdoba should continue to establish itself atop the Tex-Mex hierarchy

Qdoba’s Queso Advantage. Qdoba should continue to establish itself atop the Tex-Mex hierarchy

September 21, 2017

As Tex-mex chains have flooded into the general public, one of the giants in the industry, Chipotle, has long been considered the st...

Graphic Perspective. The Southern Situation.

Graphic Perspective. The Southern Situation.

September 21, 2017

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Backyard Birding. Students should take time to appreciate nature found in their own backyards.

Backyard Birding. Students should take time to appreciate nature found in their own backyards.

September 21, 2017

Backyards are not known for attracting wildlife, but given the right habitat, wildlife ca...

Graphic Perspective. No-flix Netflix.

Graphic Perspective. No-flix Netflix.

September 21, 2017

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September 22, 2017

  • A Coffee Break: With the reopening of the Carmel Cafe, the HiLite reviewed other cafes around the area for when students aren’t at school September 21, 2017
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Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host Pumpkinfest on Oct. 28

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host Pumpkinfest on Oct. 28

Allen Zhang

According to Joe Blake, member of the Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council and ...

October 19, 2017

  • Share the Music meeting on Oct. 31, venues on Oct. 21 and 28 October 15, 2017
  • Best Buddies to host Halloween party during SRT October 15, 2017
  • Project Sunshine’s next meeting consists of making craft kits October 14, 2017
  • Art Club to host silent art auction October 14, 2017

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