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Superintendent Michael Beresford smiles for the photo. According to Beresford, he is proud of how the district is adjusting to the new school year and the changing COVID-19 protocols.

Carmel Clay Schools adjusts COVID-19 protocol

Cady Armstrong September 17, 2021

In accordance with the updated quarantine rules laid out by the Indiana State Health Department, the Carmel Clay Schools (CCS) district is not requiring students to quarantine if exposed to COVID-19 if...

Caption: Ellis Nou, student body president and senior, poses with fellow Senate members at the fall blood drive. He said now they need to focus their energy on Homecoming day planning since it is coming up soon.

Senate in deep preparation for Homecoming day events

Aniket Biswal September 16, 2021

        According to Ellis Nou, student body president and senior, the Senate is currently in deep preparation for Homecoming week activities. He said they had a quick turn-around from the fall blood...

Club sponsor James Hambley sits at his computer, grading. He said he is looking forward to the upcoming Quiz Bowl year.

Quiz Bowl outlines goals, plans for upcoming competitions

Claire He September 14, 2021

Quiz Bowl prepared for the start of another year of the tournament by hosting a call-out meeting on Aug. 30 in James Hambley’s room H213, and attending the CHS Club Fair. Quiz Bowl was described by Hambley...

Naomi Grossman, Pinnacle editor in chief and senior, picked up a yearbook order form outside of Room C145. She said the order form directs students to order their yearbook online, as well as explaining pricing and other significant information.

Pinnacle yearbook staff to begin work towards first content deadline

Maddie Misterka September 14, 2021

        The Pinnacle yearbook staff is beginning work for the first content deadline taking place on Sept. 27. The deadline will contain 40 pages worth of content spreads.         According to...

Women’s varsity volleyball player and senior Ella Brooks jumps into the air to hit a volleyball during practice. After winning against Jasper High School’s volleyball team and losing to Providence High School’s volleyball team, CHS women’s varsity volleyball team is working hard for their next match on Sept. 13 at CHS against Westfield High School’s women’s volleyball team.

Greyhounds women’s varsity volleyball team working hard for their next game

Karolena Zhou September 14, 2021

On Sept. 11, the CHS women’s varsity volleyball team attended the Providence Round Robin at Providence High School. They won against Jasper High School’s volleyball team with the score of 3-0, but...

Klavon and women's cross country team, runs a meet against Westfield in the beginning of season. Coach Marshall has high hopes for the upcoming season and what the girls can do this year.

Women’s cross-country prepares for Eagle Classic

Eddie Sun September 13, 2021

The women’s cross-country team is to compete in the Eagle Classic in Noblesville on Sept. 11. The annual MIC Finals are on Sept. 25, and Sectionals will be held on Oct. 9. Senior Jamie Klavon—who...

CHS Sophomore Brayden Perkins rests in front of one of the set pieces created by Tech Theatre. This set piece was brought in and refurbished as a prop many years back for use in automobile scenes.

The Drama Department Gets Shows Rolling

Sumedha Kota September 13, 2021

        The CHS drama department will whirl headfirst into their new productions this year, while simultaneously working towards rebuilding the team at the beginning of the year.         The tech...

CHS Choir Department gets ready for Fall Concert on Sept. 29

Kruti Subbannavar September 13, 2021

Senior Emily Hu and Accents member said the first concert of this academic year, the Fall Concert, would be on Sept. 29 and will be held at the varsity gym due to renovations occurring in the Dale E. Graham...

Humor Class at CHS Takes a New View on Literature

Kate Loper September 13, 2021

As the new 2021-2022 school year at CHS starts, new classes like Humor, taught by Grant Benefiel have begun. The course is offered to only juniors and seniors, and is a one semester course. English...

Sponsor of the Green Action Club (GAC) Carey Anderson looks at an email sent by Confront the Climate Crisis in room F104. The email asks people to join a climate strike in West Lafayette on Sept. 24. Anderson said some members of the GAC are doing a political outreach with Confront the Climate Crisis.

Green Action Club to meet and plan projects in community room on Sept. 13

Ryan Zhang September 11, 2021

The Green Action Club (GAC) will hold its next meeting on Sept. 13 after school in the community room. At the meeting, members will begin projects, split into groups, and brainstorm plans for the school...

CHTV staff members work during SRT. A new light panel shines purple in the background.

CHTV to broadcast homecoming week

Christian Ledbetter September 10, 2021

CHTV is set to start shows during homecoming week. These shows will feature new equipment and more graphics. This is so CHTV can begin with a different style than years prior according to CHTV supervisor...

James Jay, cross country runner and junior, runs in the Zionsville preseason meet. Coach Altevogt said that the team is in a really good position to be a top team in the state this year.

Men’s cross-country to compete in Eagle Classic Sept. 11

Saahas Kandru September 10, 2021

The men's cross-country team will compete in the Eagle Classic in Noblesville, on Sept. 11. The annual MIC championship will be on Sept. 25, and the Sectional is scheduled for Oct. 9. James Jay, cross-country...

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