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Media center specialist Gail Marcopulos works to put up a display for Read Across America. This event is open to teachers and they can participate by sending in a ‘shelfie’ with their favorite book, as seen above, or by choosing a different way to participate.

New displays for March, small events

Riley Laferriere March 11, 2021

Multiple new displays and events are underway in the media center according to Terri Ramos, media center and communications department chairperson. Ramos said some of these displays include the LGBTQ...

Principal Tom Harmas sits at his desk, holding the book Grading for Equity. He said that this book has helped him gain a better understanding of how grades should reflect student growth. He said that administration has been working throughout this year to make changes to the grading system so that grades are a true representation of a student’s learning and engagement throughout the semester.

Administration navigates construction project starting in coming weeks, discussions surrounding next school year

Rhea Acharya March 11, 2021

Principal Tom Harmas said he is currently working to finalize some of the details for the school’s upcoming multi-part construction project that will take place over the next couple of years. He...

CHTV to record sports

Christian Ledbetter March 11, 2021

CHTV has begun to record sports and other live events. Events CHTV will cover include basketball games, swimming matches and the Hamilton County Covid-19 vigil that takes place March 13. This follows the...

Officer Shane VanNatter poses for a headshot. VanNatter said the SROs are planning for the Carmel Teen Police Academy and youth cadet program.

School Resource Officers (SROs) plan for youth cadet program, Teen Police Academy

Calina He March 11, 2021

School Resource Officers (SROs) at CHS are planning to start up the youth cadet program and to hold the Teen Police Academy in person, according to School Resource Officer Shane VanNatter. “13 to...

Q&A with Physics teacher David James on AP schedule

Q&A with Physics teacher David James on AP schedule

Aniket Biswal March 8, 2021

David James, Physics teacher  How do you feel about the adjusted AP exam schedule this year? “I’m very happy with it. I was very worried because of our hybrid schedule (because) we were originally...

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3.8 News Briefs

Cady Armstrong March 8, 2021

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Student, teacher discuss COVID, new course approval process

Archit Kalra March 2, 2021

For sophomore Jordan Seigel, the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting hybrid schedule brought some changes to his AP Seminar class. “For virtual days we're just told to read some articles and then write...

Student body president Julia Heath talks with another Senate member during SRT. Heath said Senate is finishing up Brain Games and has many activities planned for second semester.

Senate continues working on brain games, looks ahead to other second semester activities including March Madness

Lillian He March 2, 2021

Currently, Senate is working on running their wide array of second-semester activities. Brain Games, which began last month will continue into March, with the finals being broadcast live on CHTV according...

Math department chairperson Jacinda Sohalski looks at the statistics on the Math Club in their latest competition, the American Mathematics Competition. Sohalski said the Math Club members have worked hard to get to where they are at now and that she is impressed with their results despite a pandemic.

Math Club to meet today after school in Room H207

Kiersten Riedford March 2, 2021

Math Club members will meet today after school in Mr. Broman’s room, Room H207. At the meeting, the club members will prepare for their upcoming competition, the American Invitational Mathematics Examination...

The school board meets on Feb. 22 at a regular board meeting. At the meeting, board members discussed revisions to policies, approval of consent items and staffing reports.

School board to meet March 3 to review strategic plan goals, continue monitoring COVID-19 cases

Wendy Zhu March 2, 2021

The school board will meet March 3 at 4 p.m. at the Educational Services Center for a board workshop session. At this meeting, board members plan to review the school district’s strategic plan goals...

Theater department prepares for devised theater and stand up comedy unit

Kruti Subbannavar March 2, 2021

According to theater department headtheater Jim Peterson, the theater classes will start preparing for their upcoming stand-up comedy and devised theater unit. Peterson said the stand-up comedy performance...

Key Club to participate in tree-planting event on Apr. 17, continue other projects

Sam Hawkins March 2, 2021

According to Logan Tullai, Key Club vice-president and senior, Key Club will be helping plant trees in the Carmel area on Apr. 17. The event was organized by Summer Tullai, Serve Carmel President and sophomore,...

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