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School to operate on ‘a normal schedule’ on Tuesday with ‘enhanced security plans in place’

School to operate on ‘a normal schedule’ on Tuesday with ‘enhanced security plans in place’

February 19, 2018


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Carmel High School is taking additional security precautions against social media threats; a message to TCP students.

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Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys’ basketball team on Feb. 16

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys’ basketball team on Feb. 16

Kelly Truax

February 19, 2018


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    The boys' basketball game will take place at 7:30 p.m on Feb. 16 at Warren Central High School.     Head Coach Deanna Browning said she keeps her athletes motivated by creating a positive environment for them. “We like to have fun, we put in hard work, but at the end of the day I want to pour i...

Carmel Clay Public Library planning big book sale

Jai Sanghani

February 17, 2018


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  The Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL) is planning its Family Game Night. The game night will take place on Feb. 27. Family are welcome to come and play board games against each other or other families. Jamie Beckman, young adult section librarian, said, “The CCPL has many events over the...

TechHOUNDS concludes build season, finishes robot

TechHOUNDS concludes build season, finishes robot

Emily Worrell

February 17, 2018


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This Friday, Feb. 16, marks the end of TechHOUNDS build season, in which members have six weeks to build a robot. According to Laura Dobie, student lead and senior, the club will meet every day this week in order to finish the robot in time. “It’ll get done,” Dobie said. “It always does, but...

Performing arts department to prepare for choral showcase

Performing arts department to prepare for choral showcase

Adhi Ramkumar

February 17, 2018


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The CHS performing arts department is gearing up for the upcoming choral showcase on March 7 at 7 p.m. It will be in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to director of choirs Kathrine Kouns, the choral showcase will feature all ten of the choir ensembles. She said the performance will feature many...

FCA Has Feb. 16 Meeting in Main Cafeteria

Grace Xu

February 17, 2018


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Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will continue their Friday meetings on Feb. 16 but in the Main Cafeteria for this one week, due to a staff meeting in the Freshman Cafeteria. Last meeting on Feb. 9, FCA had Todd Townsend, director of Central Indiana FCA, come in as a speaker, “which was a great...

Model U.N. to attend conference at IU

Model U.N. to attend conference at IU

Richa Louis

February 17, 2018


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Model U.N. members to attend a conference at IU. On Feb. 8, Model U.N. members met in Room E208 for an upcoming conference in Bloomington. The conference will take place on Feb. 23 to 25. Model U.N. members continue to use simulations to prepare students for the conference at their weekly meetings....

K-8 Mentors continue to meet with assigned mentees

K-8 Mentors continue to meet with assigned mentees

Da-Hyun Hong

February 17, 2018


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K-8 mentors continue to meet with their assigned mentees every Gold Day during third block. The mentors drive out to multiple Carmel elementary and middle schools to mentor a few different children. According to Robin Pletcher, K-8 Mentoring and AP Psychology teacher, these two different courses are...

DECA students to continue to prepare for March competition

Natalie Khamis

February 17, 2018


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DECA students that qualified for State will continue to prepare for the competition scheduled for March 4 to 6. According to Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, DECA’s main goal at this time is to make sure students feel prepared to perform well at the competition. “A lot of ...

Chinese New Year Recipe – Fa Gao

Chinese New Year Recipe – Fa Gao

Rachael Tan

February 15, 2018


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Learn how to make Fa Gao, a traditional Chinese pastry often served on Chinese New Year.

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CHS House of Representatives continues preparation for Carmel Dance Marathon

CHS House of Representatives continues preparation for Carmel Dance Marathon

Aditya Belamkar

February 15, 2018


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    The CHS House of Representatives continues their preparations towards Carmel Dance Marathon which will occur on Feb. 24 at CHS. According to both speaker of the House Sam Johnson and House sponsor Sarah Wolff, one focus for this year is working on thanking and appreciating dancers for what th...

Principal Tom Harmas continues to prepare for Culture of Care week

Principal Tom Harmas continues to prepare for Culture of Care week

Manahil Nadeem

February 15, 2018


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This year, CHS hopes to kickstart an initiative, Culture of Care, that will put a greater emphasis on students’ mental health, according to Principal Tom Harmas. Harmas said administrators and counselors are working hard to kickoff the program the week of Feb. 26. “CHS puts a huge emphasis on...