• Carmel High School dismissed on May 26. We will continue to periodically release information throughout the summer.

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Q&A with CarmelFest Organizers Jeff Worrell and Steve Krusie
Ally Horwitz June 27, 2021

How was the decision made to have a CarmelFest this summer? We based it on a lot of things. Number one, the fact...

Recent ENTERTAINMENT Stories

With May as National Photography Month, students discuss different types of photography

With May as National Photography Month, students discuss different types of photography

May 21, 2021

  Senior Elizabeth “Liz” Winders What type of photography do you do? I do mainly portrait...

Accents members perform at Palladium, reflect on importance of live performances

Accents members perform at Palladium, reflect on importance of live performances

May 20, 2021

On April 25, the Accents choir group performed at the Palladium, the group’s first live performance...

Short Story Playlist: Long Story Short [MUSE]

Short Story Playlist: Long Story Short [MUSE]

May 18, 2021

Someone, somewhere, has designated May as "Get Caught Reading Month." This fact is mostly an excuse for...

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Lenny Perel, senior

Lenny Perel, senior

May 19, 2021

This year, I’m most proud of getting into a good college that I like, picking a major that suits me,...

Tristen West, senior

Tristen West, senior

May 19, 2021

"I’m proud of getting into college, as I am the first male on my dad’s side to attend college, which...

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Recent SPORTS Stories

Q&A with Griffin Raduchel, competitive cyclist and junior

Q&A with Griffin Raduchel, competitive cyclist and junior

May 17, 2021

When did you begin competitive cycling? “I began in 2019, although (I) only had one race that year....

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A representative for Mike’s Crew Carwash waits for students to arrive at her station at the job fair. The job fair was an opportunity for students to find and gain work experience while still in high school.
CHS students share how pandemic has shaped views on employment
Raghav Sriram May 16, 2021

Amidst the pandemic, junior Grace Sullivan laces up in her personal protective equipment before departing for work. “I work at the Carmel Senior Living Center so each time I go to work I need to make...

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Recent PERSPECTIVES Stories

Graphic Perspective: Stigma

Graphic Perspective: Stigma

May 15, 2021

To read a column about normalizing masks, click here. To see more of Daniel’s work, click here.

Wearing a mask when sick prevents the spread of disease, should be normalized after COVID-19 pandemic

Wearing a mask when sick prevents the spread of disease, should be normalized after COVID-19 pandemic

May 15, 2021

Ever since kindergarten, once a year I have caught either the flu or a bad virus from school or some...

Students should consider applying for part-time jobs

Students should consider applying for part-time jobs

May 11, 2021

For this upcoming summer, I decided to apply for a part-time job at Bub’s Burgers. I have already been...

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Math Club to meet Tuesday after school in Room H207

Math Club to meet Tuesday after school in Room H207

April 30, 2021

Math Club members will meet after school Tuesday in Room H207 to overview the United States of America...

Q&A with Ramani Satishkumar, vice president of Carmel Giving Hope and sophomore

Q&A with Ramani Satishkumar, vice president of Carmel Giving Hope and sophomore

April 22, 2021

  How would you describe the Carmel Giving Hope club? Carmel Giving Hope is a club that works...

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Jack Liu, co-president of the Math Club and junior, sits at his desk practicing problems for the United States of America Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO) competition. Liu said that at the next club meeting, Tuesday after school in Room H207, the Math Club members will be reviewing the results from the USAMO and the United States of America Junior Mathematical Olympiad (USAJMO) competition from earlier this month.
Math Club to meet Tuesday after school in Room H207
Kiersten Riedford April 30, 2021

Math Club members will meet after school Tuesday in Room H207 to overview the United States of America Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO) and United...

Sky Simpson, father Steve Simpson on running SkyBoxes [Biz Buzz]
Sky Simpson, father Steve Simpson on running SkyBoxes [Biz Buzz]
Emily Sandy and Chloe Sun May 15, 2021

As the school year comes to a close, my friend Emily Sandy reached out to Sky Simpson and his father Steve Simpson to talk about their mailbox business, SkyBoxes! (View a Fox59 feature of them here!) They...

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Lenny Perel, senior
Lenny Perel, senior
Elise Varhan, Student Section Reporter • May 19, 2021

This year, I’m most proud of getting into a good college that I like, picking a major that suits me, finding a roommate, preparing myself to...

25 Years of Pokémon
25 Years of Pokémon
Edward Dong and Nathan Huang May 20, 2021

Composting 101
Composting 101
April 22, 2021
Journey of Starbucks
Journey of Starbucks
March 30, 2021
Polar Un-Freeze
Polar Un-Freeze
February 18, 2021
Cinema Crisis
Cinema Crisis
January 19, 2021
All Things Cyberpunk
All Things Cyberpunk
December 10, 2020
Lack of uniform communication about AP exams causes confusion among students, keeping students informed allows for smoother exam weeks
Lack of uniform communication about AP exams causes confusion among students, keeping students informed allows for smoother exam weeks
HiLite Staff April 11, 2021

Beginning the first week of May, students will come into the school as early as 8 a.m. for AP exams. All exams will be administered in-person,...