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In-school summer courses, counseling workshops to move online

Students listen to a guest speaker's presentation at a college and career workshop hosted at CHS by the counseling center. Due to COVID-19, these workshops have been moved to be online.

Kassandra Darnell

May 21, 2020

Due to COVID-19, AP Macroeconomics and AP Government, in-school summer classes traditionally offered at CHS, have been transferred online. This school still plans to offer students the opportunity to receive credit and take part in the classes, but they will take them virtually through the Indiana Online...

Carmel Clay School District to continue to pay regularly scheduled employees until May 28

Carmel Clay School District to continue to pay regularly scheduled employees until May 28

Cady Armstrong

May 8, 2020

Regularly scheduled employees working in the Carmel Clay School (CCS) district will continue to be paid for the remainder of the school year (May 21) despite the closure of school campuses according to Mike Kerschner, president of the school board. Superintendent Michael Beresford said via email that regularl...

Future Plans

Future Plans

May 3, 2020

Seniors! Please click this link and take the senior survey to let us know what your post-CHS plans are for the HiLite senior issue. ...

HOSA State Leadership Conference Canceled

HOSA State Leadership Conference Canceled

Riya Chinni

April 12, 2020

What specifically was cancelled? Indiana HOSA’s State Leadership Conference was cancelled. This is the state level competition for HOSA and includes dozens of events ranging from online testing to performance base to oral events. Why was it cancelled? It was cancelled due to concerns regarding COVID-19, speci...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) Events Canceled, Applications Modified

Carmel Mayor's Youth Council (CMYC) Events Canceled, Applications Modified

Edward Dong

April 10, 2020

What exactly is CMYC? CMYC stands for Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council. Basically, we are a club/organization that is not associated with any school. We’re actually associated with the mayor’s office, and we do events and community outreach and things like that. It’s been a great experience t...

Super Smash Nos: CHS TASSEL Super Smash Bros Tournament Canceled

On Mar. 23, 2019, the CHS TASSEL chapter hosts a Super Smash Bros tournament as a fundraiser for the club. This event was TASSEL’s largest fundraiser, but the 2020 Super Smash Bros Tournament was cancelled due to COVID-19.

Edward Dong

April 6, 2020

What exactly is Tassel? Tassel stands for Teaching And Sharing Skills to Enrich Lives. Basically, it’s an organization that helps people in rural Cambodia, and on our end we fundraise and we also teach the (Cambodian) students English. What’s the goal behind teaching them English? It’s...

National Art Honor Society Events Canceled

National Art Honor Society Events Canceled

Kassandra Darnell

April 3, 2020

With National Art Honor Society, what specifically has been canceled because of the coronavirus? Okay, well, technically, March is Youth Arts Month. So this was really supposed to be our like biggest month of activities and things that we do in National Art Honor Society. So that's kind of a bummer. W...

All Indiana K-12 schools to remain closed for the rest of the school year

All Indiana K-12 schools to remain closed for the rest of the school year

Da-Hyun Hong

April 2, 2020

This afternoon, Gov. Holcomb announced that all Indiana K-12 schools will deliver online instruction for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. Schools must complete 160 total instructional days or at least 20 more days of e-learning from today. CHS's last day of remote learning will be May 21. Fo...

Science Olympiad Competition Season Canceled

Science Olympiad Competition Season Canceled

March 31, 2020

What specifically has been canceled for Science Olympiad because of school closing? So it's been pretty much like, the rest of the season has essentially been canceled. We first found out I think about, I think it was exactly a week ago, our state tournament issued the official notice that they w...