AP Biology students created self-sustaining ecosystems for their ecology unit project. Senior Chloe Winn said, “I like this project because we had to take things around us outside that we might not notice and shrink it all down to put in a jar.”

AP Biology students, teacher, discuss self-sustaining ecosystem project

Kate Loper May 19, 2022

Over the past three weeks, AP Biology students have been working on a biodiversity project. For this project, students used large mason jars to create a self-sustaining ecosystem that is either aquatic...

Seed Library

Student, CCPL librarian, Master Gardener of Hamilton County discuss free seed program at the CCPL Seed Library

Ryan Zhang May 17, 2022

Free seed packets are available to all Hamilton County library cardholders at the Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL) Seed Library located at Merchants’ Square Main Library. The seed library starts at...

May News Briefs

May News Briefs

Ryan Zhang May 17, 2022

Green Action Club Members

Club Spotlight: Green Action Club

Siri Surapaneni May 17, 2022

Club sponsor Carey Anderson  Q: What has been your favorite event you’ve put on this year? A: There’s just too many. So I’m a district representative for our district and I come back...

Junior Parisa Shirani collects stuffed animals from a donation box at door 4 during a Carmel UNICEF club
meeting on Tuesday, April 12th. Carmel UNICEF started a
donation drive for Ukranian children displaced by the war
in Ukraine from March 23rd to April 22nd.

Club Spotlight: UNICEF

Dariush Khurram April 22, 2022

Jill Noel, UNICEF club sponsor Q: What is the club doing currently doing? A: We’re doing a donation drive for the Ukrainian children that have been affected by the war. We are accepting new and...

Walking into the children’s playground at Coxhall Gardens, the public is greeted by this construction sign. This is just one of the many different work sites around these public parks.

In light of Arbor Day, 10th anniversary of Lorax movie, student, Biology teacher, Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation member highlight importance of local parks

Tsion Daniel April 22, 2022

For Ella Yates, leader of the green action Club’s (GAC) tree planting initiative and senior, parks are not just a place to enjoy nature; they are a place to maintain it. “The parks are very important...

Quiz Bowl club wins tournaments, creates preparations for further competitions

Claire He April 18, 2022

In March, the CHS Quiz Bowl club won the 2022 IASP (Indiana Association of School Principals) Indiana State Quiz Bowl championships for the first time, defeating the returning champions. After this victory,...

CCRC Counselor Harry Pettibone talks to juniors at one of the college list-building workshops. The workshops help prepare juniors ready themselves to apply to colleges in their senior year. The workshops are a great way for students to ready themselves for senior year college preparation, said Pettibone.

CCRC to host Skilled Majors and Careers fair; college list-building workshops

April 18, 2022

On April 26. the CCRC is hosting a Skilled Majors and Careers fair for students who want to explore majors and careers that don't necessarily require a four-year college degree, according to...

Caroline Houck, WHJE live shows manager and senior, works on a broadcast with Carley Field, WHJE decorations manager and senior. Houck said, “I love listening to music whether it’s on the radio or whatever and I also love talking which is why radio is perfect for me.”

WHJE to host annual Radiothon fundraiser in May

Tsion Daniel April 18, 2022

As the school year is coming to an end, WHJE is working on their last initiative: Radiothon. Radiothon is a fundraiser broadcast (on 91.3 and whje.com) that raises money for the staff to pay fees associated...

FCCLA members plan fundraisers to raise money for summer trip to San Diego

April 18, 2022

Members of FCCLA continue to plan for the summer trip to San Diego. The National Conference for FCCLA is in San Diego during the first week of June. FCCLA will raise money for the trip via fundraisers.  “I...

Brooke Ye, GKOM member and junior, discusses GKOM sessions plans with sponsor Ryan Ringenberg. Ye said, “I’ve been enjoying our sessions and look forward to helping freshmen feel more supported throughout the rest of the school year.”

GKOMs to Meet with Freshmen April 20

Pallevi Pillai April 18, 2022

GKOMs will have their next connection session during SSRT on April 20, according to sponsor Ryan Ringenberg. He said the session will focus on continuing the “Social Emotional Learning” that was first...

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