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Biking Boom: Students, community members discuss Bike Carmel events, including upcoming Ride, Dine, & Dance this Saturday

Biking Boom: Students, community members discuss Bike Carmel events, including upcoming Ride, Dine, & Dance this Saturday

Tara Kandallu

August 14, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, news-top, Print, Recent Updates

    On Saturday, the city of Carmel will host a casual 8-10 mile bike ride that ends with bikers enjoying a street party on main street called Ride, Dine, and Dance. The event was started in 2017 and usually sees around 150 bikers. Along with the Ride, Dine, & Dance, the city of Carmel also hosts ...

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

July 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Carmel Community, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story, Web, Women's Swimming and Diving

According to today's press release from the U.S. Department of Justice, CHS swim coach John Goelz was arrested July 3 on charges of "sexual exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography." Goelz will have a hearing in Federal Court July 10. Read the official press release below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 5, 2018 High school swim coach faces federal child sexual ex...

Club Spotlights 4/20

Club Spotlights 4/20

Anushka Dasgupta

April 20, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, NEWS, Recent Updates

Quiz Bowl Club WHEN AND WHERE: Tuesdays after school in Room B214 WHAT IT IS: Quiz Bowl is an interdisciplinary competition, which means teams have members who are knowledgeable in a variety of categories. The club’s practices simulate competition, with four people per team buzzing in to answer a questio...

Fandom Olympics: Teen Library Council to host team-bonding event focused on trivia, games related to fandoms

Fandom Olympics: Teen Library Council to host team-bonding event focused on trivia, games related to fandoms

April 20, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, Showcase

This year the Teen Library Council (TLC), which consists of high school students who provide input for the young adult department at the Carmel Clay Public Library, will host a team-bonding event on April 21 for all of its members called the Fandom Olympics. The event will focus on bonding between a...

Photo Essay: CHS TEDx Conference on March 24

Photo Essay: CHS TEDx Conference on March 24

Raphael Li

March 26, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

On Saturday, March 24, TEDx Carmel High School hosted CHS Students Speak! at the Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL). Take a look at online-exclusive photos from the event.

Ment(or) To Be: CLC implements new mentoring program for students

Ment(or) To Be: CLC implements new mentoring program for students

Anushka Dasgupta

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, School Updates

This year, the Carmel Learning Center (CLC), an alternative education service, has created a new mentoring program for its students according to Kelly Douglas, an alternative education teacher at the CLC. Douglas said, “We’re using funds we received from a Carmel Education Foundation grant to develop...

Treeting the Environment: Students, teachers reflect as West Park plans to remove 500 trees

Treeting the Environment: Students, teachers reflect as  West Park plans to remove 500 trees

James Yin

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates

Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation began a project this February to remove ash trees in West Park due to complications created by an insect species known as the Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive species that has devastated parts of Hamilton County and other parts of Indiana. According to yourwestpark.com, “through an...

The Switch: Assistant Superintendent Amy Dudley discusses potential changes in start time, extended elementary school day

The Switch: Assistant Superintendent Amy Dudley discusses potential changes in start time, extended elementary school day

Michelle Yin

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, School Updates

Q: Tell me some of the recommendations you heard at the Feb. 12 workshop. A: We have a committee of teachers, administrators and parents that look at all of our elementary programming and look at every part of the elementary school day. In those recommendations that came out of there, in order to start ...