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Kid’s Corner gets ready to start a new preschool class

Kid’s Corner gets ready to start a new preschool class

Harini Ravichandran

January 22, 2019


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As a new semester begins, Kid’s Corner will restart once again with a new batch of preschoolers and new teachers. Advanced Child Development is a semester long class and therefore, since the first semester of the 2018-2019 academic school year is over, there is a new batch of students and preschoolers...

Big Game Club sells merchandise to support breast cancer awareness

Big Game Club sells merchandise to support breast cancer awareness

Robbie Ge

January 22, 2019


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Brad Pearson, sponsor of Big Game Club, has announced that the club plans to support breast cancer awareness.             “It’s basketball season now and we are currently putting something together for breast cancer awareness. We’re making T-shirts and making donations for breast cance...

Coquettes team works into new year

Hannah Gretz

January 21, 2019


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With the arrival of 2019, the coquettes dance team has worked to successfully transition into the second half of their 2018-2019 dance season. With this, they are preparing for performances during basketball games, and other school events, such as Dance Marathon. “It is going so well so far,” memb...

CRU Club to attend Fastbreak over Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend

CRU Club to attend Fastbreak over Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend

January 21, 2019


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Throughout the year, the CRU organization hosts a number of Fastbreaks, which is an three-day event that gives CRU members across the nation a time to get together and encourages fun, worship and leadership training. Jen Bubp, co-sponsor of CRU Club, said, “Several of our students are going to Fastbr...

Club Med to Prepare for Jan. 22 Meeting

Club Med to Prepare for Jan. 22 Meeting

Tara Kandallu

January 21, 2019


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Club Med leaders plan to have their next meeting on Jan. 22 after hosting Dr. Munshi, an operating room (OR) nurse, on Jan. 13. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin and co-president and senior Shubhi Sinha said the next meeting will involve students learning some of the main skills used in a general medical check-...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Rhea Acharya

January 21, 2019


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The TEDx conference in December marked the end of social studies teacher Allison Hargrove’s time as TEDx sponsor; starting this semester, social studies teachers Michael O’Toole and Allen Wheeler will lead the club as co-sponsors. O’Toole said, “I became interested in the club last year. So, I...

Best Buddies to host Friendship Ball, fundraise for Friendship Walk, attend Pacers Game

Best Buddies to host Friendship Ball, fundraise for Friendship Walk, attend Pacers Game

Riya Chinni

January 21, 2019


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The annual Best Buddies Friendship Ball will take place on Jan. 26 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria, since the CHS chapter is hosting the event this year for middle school, high school and college chapters. However, according to club sponsor Christine Ellis, Best Buddies Indiana plans...

NHS focuses on service hours and preps for carnation sales

Kassandra Darnell

January 20, 2019


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National Honor Society (NHS) begins second semester by focusing on volunteer opportunities and organizing its annual Valentine’s Day carnation sales. “NHS members need to have a total of 40 service hours, with 20 of those being group service hours, in order to stay in NHS upon graduation,” NH...

Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Heidi Peng

January 17, 2019


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According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate is currently working through all the logistics for the upcoming Winter Dance that will occur during the last weekend of January. Foutz said, “They’re working on making tickets right now and getting the DJ… Most of the...

Application for next year’s K-8 Mentors due late January

Application for next year’s K-8 Mentors due late January

Michelle Hong

January 16, 2019


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Robin Pletcher, K-8 Mentoring and AP Psychology teacher, said she is currently in the process of interviewing candidates for next year’s K-8 mentoring program. She said the application includes the completion of a rating sheet by three teachers and is usually due at the end of January. “I like to lo...

TechHOUNDS begins competitive build season by creating, strategizing robot build

TechHOUNDS begins competitive build season by creating, strategizing robot build

James Yin

January 16, 2019


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TechHOUNDS will have meetings everyday after school from 3:15 to 6:30 in the engineering hallway classrooms. Zachary Bonewit, head coach of TechHOUNDS and engineering teacher, said the first half of the season will entail designing around the designated game, which is the task that the robot must do a...

CHTV changes plans for web series

Christian Ledbetter

January 15, 2019


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CHTV will now be formatting their webseries as a video magazine. This decision was made after focus testing that occurred during December 2018. CHTV adviser Eric Marty said the goal was to present a more cohesive theme through the videos. Chase Sauthard, CHTV staff member and senior, said the goal was...