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Senior Hannah Liu uses extra free time to cook

Senior Hannah Liu uses extra free time to cook

Rhea Acharya

March 30, 2020

Since all extracurricular activities have been cancelled following the COVID-19 outbreak and stay-at-home guidelines, many CHS students have found themselves with extra time on their hands once they have finished their e-learning activities. Senior Hannah Liu is one of these students, but to pass the...

Logan Tullai, Stock Market Club co-president and junior

Logan Tullai, Stock Market Club co-president and junior

Grace Xu

March 28, 2020

Can you give a brief overview of your experiences with finances, whether that be through stock trading, classes or otherwise? I don't have any formal class experience in school with trading or anything, but I've had a brokerage account since seventh grade, and there are a number of really good resource...

Senior Chris Zou

Senior Chris Zou

Grace Xu

March 28, 2020

Can you give a brief overview of your experiences with finances, whether that be through stock trading, classes or otherwise? So with stock trading, I technically started doing it several years ago, but I didn't really do anything with it. It wasn't until earlier this year, senior year, that I sta...

CHS House of Representatives Events Cancelled

CHS House of Representatives Events Cancelled

Viyang Hao

March 28, 2020

Since school is currently not in session, what House events were canceled and can you describe them?  As or fight now, the events that have been postponed have been our Easter egg hunt (originally on March 28) and our Music for Miracles event (originally on April 19). Our Easter egg hunt is held annual...

Meal assistance program helps families but should have clearer information

Meal assistance program helps families but should have clearer information

HiLite Staff

March 28, 2020

As schools and businesses close, many families are limited in ways to obtain food; however, the Carmel Clay School District was quick to assist via its meal assistance program. This program, which started on March 18, is primarily for students with free or reduced lunch. Families were to fill out a G...

Athletes, athletic director reflect on overarching effect of coronavirus on sports

Athletes, athletic director reflect on overarching effect of coronavirus on sports

Aniket Biswal

March 28, 2020

Ever since March 13, COVID-19 has affected every aspect of life at CHS, including athletics. According to Athletics Director Jim Inskeep, athletes won’t have any events, practice on school grounds or host any scrimmages until we return back to school. He said most coaches have given athletes individual ...

COVID-19 proves how fluid life is, how much we take for granted

COVID-19 proves how fluid life is, how much we take for granted

Natalie Khamis

March 26, 2020

There were a lot of things I looked forward to my senior year of high school: making every day seem like the weekend, dancing at prom, playing my heart out on the ISSMA competition stage and wearing the blue cap and gown. I had spent the first three years of high school strung up about academics, wi...

DECA Conference Canceled

DECA Conference Canceled

Viyang Hao

March 25, 2020

What event from DECA was canceled and can you explain what that event is?  The International Career Development Conference (ICDC) was canceled. So ICDC is the annual international competition for DECA students. Students work from the beginning of the year to prepare for our district competition in ...

Sean Grove, men’s golfer and sophomore

Sean Grove, men’s golfer and sophomore

Olivia McKee

March 25, 2020

How has the coronavirus affected training for your sport? We can't train as a team which isn't a huge deal for golf, but we like to be together and build team chemistry. Are you having organized practices with the whole team? No we aren't having organized practices. What are you doing to ...

Jennifer Karakash, women’s tennis player and sophomore

Jennifer Karakash, women’s tennis player and sophomore

Olivia McKee

March 25, 2020

How has the coronavirus affected training for your sport? The coronavirus has affected the tennis team because we can’t practice as a team anymore and many clubs are closing as well, so it’s challenging to find a place to practice at all. Are you having organized practices with the whole team?...

Ella Ohrvall, softball player and sophomore

Ella Ohrvall, softball player and sophomore

Olivia McKee

March 25, 2020

How has the coronavirus affected training for your sport? Coronavirus has affected my training because I now have to work on my own and not with the whole team. Are you having organized practices with the whole team? We cannot have organized practices because after school activities are close...