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PowerSchool app to replace myCCS over winter break

PowerSchool app to replace myCCS over winter break

Sam Shi

December 14, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

School board president Layla Spanenberg said the PowerSchool app will replace myCCS over winter break, and people will be able to test the app before school begins. A tutorial for how to use PowerSchool was released for users on the Carmel Clay Schools website. Spanenberg said the PowerSchool app is more ...

Science Bowl practices for the Regional Competition in February

Riley Hamilton

December 13, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

This upcoming April of 2019, the Science Bowl team will participate in the national competition that takes place in Washington D.C. Before this competition takes place, judges will determine the winner of the top place finisher of the A team at the Regional competition in February. This top place fini...

Knitting a Gnome: Here’s How

Knitting a Gnome: Here’s How

Lily McAndrews

December 13, 2018


Filed under Online Only, PERSPECTIVES, Print, Recent Updates, Uncategorized

To accompany her column on hand-made gifts, reporter Lily McAndrews shares a knitting tutorial for making a gnome. Supplies. To get started you need yarn of any color of your choice and a little piece of face colored yarn for the head. Knitting needles that correlate to the gauge of your yarn. Sewing need...

Club Med to plan next meeting

Club Med to plan next meeting

December 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Club Med leaders continue to plan their next meeting, which will occur after winter break. Their last meeting featured Dr. Coleman, a plastic surgeon. Co-president and senior Shubi Sinha said, “We have had plastic surgeons in the past talk and they were very different. (Dr. Coleman) went through a lot...

Intramurals next meeting set for Mid-January

Uma Kandallu

December 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Intramurals is scheduled to have its next meeting after Winter Break, sometime around the middle of January. The specific date has not yet been announced. Kyle Cluver, Intramurals Head Sponsor, said that at the past meeting the members discussed and organized groups for three-on-three basketball. H...

National Junior Honors Society toy drive to take place Dec. 14 at CHS

National Junior Honors Society toy drive to take place Dec. 14 at CHS

Emily Dexter

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Kelli Prader, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) sponsor, this year’s National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) toy drive will take place on Dec. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. In a change from previous years, when the donated toys went to the Julian Center, the toy driv...

Muslim Association to plan new ways to help the community

Sienna Burns

December 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The Muslim Student Association has new plans and new ideas for the second semester. According to the club's members, the Muslim Student Association has been a safe place for many students with the recent social issues surrounding the Muslim community. Ismail Aqueel, Muslim Student Association student lead...

Maintenance to change outside lights to LEDs

Maintenance to change outside lights to LEDs

Lillian He

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

As winter approaches, the maintenance staff is preparing for the cold weather by finishing up some of their last work outside. Maintenance foreman Mike Wyatt said one of the changes they hope to implement is the change of several light bulbs around the school from metal halide bulbs to light emitting diod...

ComedySportz trains for SRT Match

ComedySportz trains for SRT Match

Jessica Konrad

December 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The ComedySportz team is currently preparing for its annual SRT match. The match will take place during second semester and will benefit Riley Children’s Hospital. The match will be intramural, with members divided into two teams. Tickets will be available for purchase at the beginning of second se...

Cabinet finishes semester with Santa’s Kickback for the Kids, Wrapping Drive in light of holiday season

Cabinet finishes semester with Santa’s Kickback for the Kids, Wrapping Drive in light of holiday season

Christina Yang

December 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to speaker of the House Neil Walker Simmons, Cabinet and Dance Marathon Executive Committee members will host a new event on Dec. 15 in the Freshmen Cafeteria called Santa’s Kickback for the Kids. After that, the same group of individuals will volunteer their time to wrap gifts in the annua...

Photo Essay: Hour of Code

Photo Essay: Hour of Code

Uday Lomada

December 10, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Hour of Code was an event hosted by the CHS Business Department for Computer Science Education Week. Over 400 elementary school students attended the event: