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GKOM Council creates plans for 2019-20 school year

GKOM Council creates plans for 2019-20 school year

September 15, 2019

Greyhound kick-off mentors (GKOM) will meet with their freshmen on Sept. 20, according to sponsor Mike Meyer. Meyer said this year, there are about 25 GKOM Council members and 300 GKOMs. Connor Inskeep, GKOM Council member and senior, said GKOM Council has three main goals this year. “This year as C...

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 16

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 16

Rhea Acharya

September 14, 2019

  According to Isma Rehman, TEDx president and sophomore, the club’s first meeting of this school year is on Sept. 16 in Room E235 after school. This will be Rehman’s first meeting as president of the club.   She said, “Our original plan (for the meeting) was a PowerPoint presentation, but...

HiLite Editorial Policy

September 13, 2019

HiLite Editorial Policy Carmel High School Newsmagazine  “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof, or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Governme...

WHJE to feature new music, help new staff members adjust to shows

WHJE to feature new music, help new staff members adjust to shows

Angela Qian

September 13, 2019

WHJE will start playing more new alternative rock hits by artists like Billie Eilish, according to Paige Ohrvall, WHJE promos manager and senior. “We just had our big fundraiser, LROS, Last Rock of Summer,” Ohrvall said. “Right now it’s football season, so tune into the football games.” W...

Marching Band to Compete on Sept 14 at Brownsburg Invitational

Marching Band to Compete on Sept 14 at Brownsburg Invitational

Tara Kandallu

September 12, 2019

On Sept. 14, members of the marching band will compete at the Brownsburg Invitational, their first competition of the year.  There, the band will showcase their performance for the second time after their debut at the football game last Friday. As it is every year, the composition, “The Queen Sy...

Staff reflect on 9/11 attacks, safety procedures

Staff reflect on 9/11 attacks, safety procedures

Riley Terbush

September 12, 2019

Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, Orchestra Director How has 9-11 impacted the nation’s perspective on safety?   Literally one week before 9-11, my then-boyfriend, now-husband took a trip to California in one day--he flew out at 6 a.m., gave his conference presentation, bummed around downtown San F...

Guide To CHS Clubs: Unsure about what club to join? Here’s a categorized list of all the clubs CHS has to offer.

Grace Xu

September 12, 2019

With all the clubs at our school, it can be a bit overwhelming trying to find communities for you. Don’t worry, we’ve compiled a list of all the clubs without course requirements. They’re also sorted into categories (Community Service, Culture, Arts, Competition, Academic, Entertainment, and At...

CHS 2020 National Merit Seminfinalists

CHS 2020 National Merit Seminfinalists

HiLite Staff

September 11, 2019

Carmel Clay Schools congratulates the 48 Carmel High School students named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Corporation Semifinalists.

Model U.N. continues meetings, attend Zionsville conference

Model U.N. continues meetings, attend Zionsville conference

Riley Terbush

September 11, 2019

Model U.N. will attend a conference in Zionsville on Sept. 28. “The Zionsville conference is Sept. 28, and so the idea is we’re gonna have a few weeks of preparation,” said Sandy Gardner, sponsor of Model U.N. “The advanced group, they’ll just continue to do their thing and sharpen their skill...

Choirs Welcome New Teacher, Growing Numbers

Choirs Welcome New Teacher, Growing Numbers

Josie Cruzan

September 11, 2019

The Carmel Choir department took on a new teacher for the new school year, Anna DeBard, who is taking over for Samuel Chenowith for the 2019-2020 school year and beyond. Coming from Clinton High School, her duties will be the same as Chenowith’s were. She will be assisting with the freshman choirs,...

Democrats Club to host call-out meeting, distribute voting information to senior class

Democrats Club to host call-out meeting, distribute voting information to senior class

Michelle Lu

September 11, 2019

After a summer of activism, the Democrats Club is set to host a call-out meeting in the coming weeks. According to Zoe Koniaris, club president and senior, the primary goal the club has this year is to get students involved in the voting process prior to election season. “One big project this year is ...

Carmel Electric Ensemble members will focus on sight-reading at first rehearsal

Carmel Electric Ensemble members will focus on sight-reading at first rehearsal

Kiersten Riedford, Reporter

September 10, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble members will be focusing on their sight-reading at the first rehearsal, but there is not a date set for the first meeting yet. “It’s my favorite rehearsal, our goal is to get a general sense of the music,” said Jiwon Yu, club president and senior. Yu said that the...