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Students should remember romantic comedies are meant to be enjoyable, not realistic

Jillian Moore February 14, 2021

With Valentine's Day upon us, we find ourselves bombarded with hearts, roses and countless romantic comedies. Romantic comedies, or rom-coms, are meant to seem lighthearted, charming and funny, but criticism...

Student body president Julia Heath talks with another Senate member during SRT. Heath said Senate is currently working on Brain Games.

Senate runs annual Brain Games

Lillian He February 10, 2021

Currently, Senate is working on running their typical second-semester activities, with slight changes made to accommodate the new restrictions set amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Senate sponsor Michelle...

DECA to prepare for State

Saumya Somasi February 10, 2021

According to Melissa Su, veteran DECA member and senior, the biggest upcoming event will be the State competition in late February. “With our district competition, there were some challenges with the...

Jack Liu, co-president of the Math Club and junior, sits at his desk practicing problems for the American Mathematics Competition. Liu said that at the next meeting the club members will be practicing problems geared for the second competition, or at least types of problems that have frequently appeared in the competition over time.

Math Club to take AMC tests

Kiersten Riedford February 10, 2021

Jack Liu, Math Club co-president and junior, said the club will continue to practice for the American Mathematics Competition (AMC) throughout the rest of their February meetings. Liu said, “For the...

Sam Hawkins February 10, 2021

According to Key Club co-sponsor Allyson Ward, Carmel Key Club will be continuing to deliver treats to teachers as part of an ongoing appreciation project this month. “It's a great way for people to...

Student discusses how new English courses help diversify curriculum

Archit Kalra February 10, 2021

As the fast-approaching 2021-2022 school year brings with it six new English courses for rising juniors and seniors to try, students are discussing some of the ways in which the classes diversify an English...

School board president Layla Spanenberg meets on Jan. 25 with the rest of the board to present Young Artist Awards, hold a public hearing and approve consent items. At the following board meeting on Feb. 8, board members recognized athletic teams’ state championships and discussed cybersecurity.

School board to meet on Feb. 22

Wendy Zhu February 10, 2021

The school board will hold its next regular board meeting on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Educational Services Center. It met Feb. 8 for the recognition of the women’s cross country and men’s tennis state...

Yearbook staff to continue work for upcoming deadlines

Maddie Misterka February 10, 2021

The Pinnacle Yearbook staff is working towards their second to last print deadline of the school year, with the final deadline following shortly after. The first of the two will take place on Feb. 15,...

Junior Caleb Suhy fills out the Transition to College Program application form. Suhy plans on taking five classes both semesters per his counselor's advice.

Counseling Center continues scheduling for juniors

Leah Tan February 10, 2021

The counseling center is almost done with second semester scheduling. According to counselor Kris Hartman, the counseling center is busy meeting with students to discuss their schedules. “We’ve primarily...

AVID working on college preparatory skills

Zainab Idrees February 10, 2021

According to Zoey Foley, junior and AVID student, students are learning many college preparatory skills. Foley said, “Well, since I’m a junior, I’m starting to look into what I want to do after...

Celebrating the female athletes before us who paved the way for us to play

Celebrating the female athletes before us who paved the way for us to play

Alivia Romaniuk February 8, 2021

On Dec. 12, Vanderbilt kicker Sarah Fuller gained nationwide attention when she became the first woman to score in a Power Five college game. Fuller wore the words “Play Like A Girl” on the back of...

Thrifty Threads contains a variety of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing. Store workers sorted pieces by category and color, allowing for a convenient shopping experience.

Thrifty Threads (Off the Rack)

Wendy Zhu February 4, 2021

Earlier this winter, I visited Thrifty Threads, a local thrift store in Indianapolis. It’s about a 15-minute drive from CHS, nestled between a Donato’s and Half-Price Books. What sets this store apart...

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