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Engaging with feminine fashion provides creative outlet, enjoyment for male students

Senior Aidan Hurley smiles and poses outside. Hurley created the WHJE fashion podcast, Fashion Philosophy, as a way to interview and learn from various guests.
January 15, 2021

Recently, celebrities such as Harry Styles have come into the spotlight for wearing traditionally feminine clothing. Although entertainers have been breaking gender norms with their clothing for years,...

1.13 News Briefs

1.13 News Briefs
January 13, 2021

New board member Louise Jackson joins CCS during school board appreciation week

Superintendent Michael Beresford sits at his desk. He said he thinks newly elected board member Louise Jackson will be a great addition to the school board.
January 11, 2021

Starting from the first Carmel Clay Schools (CCS) board meeting of 2021 on Jan. 11, newly elected board member Louise Jackson, along with reelected incumbent Katie Browning, will be sworn in. Jan. 11 also...

CMYC continues meeting virtually, adjusts events due to COVID-19 restrictions

January 11, 2021

The Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) is currently adjusting many of their plans for second semester to follow Covid-19 restrictions and guidelines, as well as coming up with new, COVID-19 approved...

National Honor Society to continue virtual presentations in spring semester

January 11, 2021

National Honor Society (NHS) had declined to meet in-person first semester due to COVID-19 precautions; the club will continue this policy indefinitely in the second semester. During the fall semester,...

Club Med to host pathologist for Jan. 11 meeting

January 11, 2021

For Club Med’s next meeting on Jan. 11, club officers plan to host a pathologist as a guest speaker. The meeting will be virtual via Zoom, as will all second semester meetings. “It’s not beneficial...

Virtual students in Chinese II take on challenges, choose safety over risks of COVID-19

January 11, 2021

As school starts up for its second semester, students have the choice to switch between the all virtual or hybrid systems of learning. Some Chinese II class students who have chosen the all virtual path...

CMYC helps with Carmel Fire Department gift drive, continues to host meetings virtually

January 11, 2021

The Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council recently raised money to help the Carmel Fire Department with their annual toy drive. The group raised $1200 for the annual drive, which will benefit the department’s...

Nurses, economists, student workers, activists, family members review 2020, pandemic effects

A woman holds her phone, taking a photo of a protest on June 1. The protest was led by sophomore Klay Gabriel, she said it was the first event she ever organized.
December 17, 2020

    Editor’s Note: This issue’s Cover Story is a compilation of follow-ups on previous stories related to the COVID-19 pandemic that were published by the HiLite staff in 2020. Scan the...

Women’s swim team to compete against Hamilton Southeastern on Dec. 22, adapts to COVID-19 during the holiday season

The women’s swim team celebrated their 34th consecutive IHSAA state championship on February 15, 2020. According to Jim Inskeep, CHS athletic director, the women’s swim team holds the longest streak in the nation.
Photo from @SwimDiveCHS on twitter
December 15, 2020

The women’s swim team will compete against HSE on Dec. 22. The meet will take place in Fishers and begin at 6 p.m.  Chris Plumb, head coach of the women’s swim team, said he has two objectives for...

CHS to offer new Engineering and Technology Courses: Construction Trades I and Aerospace Engineering for the 2021-22 year

CHS to offer new Engineering and Technology Courses: Construction Trades I and Aerospace Engineering for the 2021-22 year
December 14, 2020

As part of the 2021-2022 school year, CHS plans to offer two new Engineering and Technology courses: Construction Trades I and Aerospace Engineering.  According to introduction to construction teacher...

Members of the men’s varsity swim team feel confident in this year’s season despite COVID-19, feel ready for upcoming meet against Hamilton Southeastern High School on Dec. 22

December 13, 2020

Ever since the beginning of this year’s swim season, members of the men’s varsity swim team has had to adapt to new safety protocols. However, despite these changes, varsity Head Coach Chris Plumb...

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