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Science Bowl advances their practices for Nationals

Science Bowl advances their practices for Nationals

Riley Hamilton

April 20, 2019


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The A team placed with good results in the Regional Science Bowl competition which took place a few weeks ago. Only one team in from state advances to the National competition, and that was head sponsor Virginia Kundrat’s A team. Senior and president Kevin Liu explained that the practice system has ...

Pinnacle yearbook staff finalizes spring supplement, portfolios

Pinnacle yearbook staff finalizes spring supplement, portfolios

Victoria Nopporn

April 19, 2019


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The yearbook for the 2018-2019 school year is now completed, and they have been sent off to be printed for distribution in May. “The book itself is done, so our current focus is completing the supplement,” said Pinnacle yearbook adviser Nicole Laughrey. “Besides that, there are portfolios and oth...

Following conclusion of conferences Model U.N. merges beginner and advanced groups, searches for next year’s leaders

Sophia Hawkins

April 19, 2019


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After the final Model United Nations conference in March, the club is now preparing for next year by merging the beginner and advanced committees and searching for student leaders to replace those who will graduate in May. Now that students have had almost a full year’s experience with the parliame...

ComedySportz prepare for final home games

ComedySportz prepare for final home games

Aniket Biswal

April 18, 2019


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The ComedySportz team is preparing for their final performances at home basketball games for the school year. The dates for these games are April 25 to 26 at 7 p.m. for each game and each ticket costs $5. ComedySportz is a pregame show in which students perform comedy acts to entertain the crowd. Previ...

Design for CHS continues individual projects after the Street Store

Design for CHS continues individual projects after the Street Store

Kris Otten

April 18, 2019


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Now that the Street Store event has passed, Design for CHS members are focusing on different projects and plans for the club next year. According to Hannah Na, club member and junior, club members are “focusing on individual projects like Hands on Education and further developing other future proje...

FCCLA Hosting Showcase April 24

FCCLA Hosting Showcase April 24

Ashwin Prasad

April 18, 2019


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FCCLA is wrapping up its activities for the year. Its last major event, according to FCCLA Indiana president and senior Margaret O’Connor, is the second annual Family and Consumer Science (FCS) Showcase. The showcase will take place April 24 in the freshman cafeteria.     O’Connor said, “We will b...

K-8 mentors to continue building relationships with mentees throughout fourth quarter

K-8 mentors to continue building relationships with mentees throughout fourth quarter

Michelle Hong

April 16, 2019


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According to Robin Pletcher, AP Psychology and K-8 Mentoring teacher, as the semester comes to a close, the class likes to reflect upon what they’ve learned and achieved during the year. “We as a class usually have some kind of celebration, but usually it’s just kind of seeing if they have rea...

The math department begins second round of ISTEP testing

The math department begins second round of ISTEP testing

Brian Zhang

April 16, 2019


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The math department is currently administering ISTEP, according to math department chairperson Jacinda Sohalski. Sohalski said that the department was happy about the first round of testing and is hoping that this second round is smooth as well. “Right now we are very busy administering ISTEP,” ...

Key Club to host a meeting on April 17

Key Club to host a meeting on April 17

Raphael Li

April 16, 2019


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Key Club leaders are planning on hosting a meeting on April 17, the last meeting of the year. According to Katie Kelly, assistant sponsor for Key Club, the meeting will take place in media center classrooms 3 and 4 starting at 7:45 a.m. during late start. The meetings will provide rundowns on the vario...

Speech team to expand membership to those wanting to learn speaking skills, not wanting to compete

Speech team to expand membership to those wanting to learn speaking skills, not wanting to compete

Isabella White

April 16, 2019


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With this year’s season coming to an end, Mackenzie Misterka, speech team member and sophomore, said she is now looking forward to next year and is excited to meet new speech team members. She said even those who do not want to compete can find a place on the team next season. “Current team mem...

Environmental Action Club looks to involve more students

Environmental Action Club looks to involve more students

Laasya Mamidipalli

April 16, 2019


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Environmental Action Club is preparing to reach out to more students in order to grow the club during the next school year. Kian Robinson, club member and junior, said, “I think the biggest change is probably the greater involvement since we have more people in the club now, though. I think in th...

Intramurals basketball season over, club reflects on year

Intramurals basketball season over, club reflects on year

Uma Kandallu

April 16, 2019


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After its recent championship game, the intramurals basketball season drew to an end. Intramurals had its championship game during SRT on March 22. The club raised over $1000 for Riley Children’s Hospital. Intramurals head sponsor Kyle Cluver said that as of now, there is nothing new planned for th...