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CHS’s Got Talent: In honor of season 14 finale of “America’s Got Talent” (AGT), we talked to students on Expressenz dance team who took part in the season

CHS’s Got Talent: In honor of season 14 finale of “America’s Got Talent” (AGT), we talked to students on Expressenz dance team who took part in the season

Marissa Ryan

September 20, 2019

How did going on AGT impact you personally? Personally, it just made me feel like all my hard work was paying off. Like I said before, we train for 25 hours every week, so sometimes it can feel like all of your hard work is for nothing. This experience showed me that hard work really does pay off. ...

Career Ready: Senior Lexi Dungey discusses her experience in the J Everett Light program (JEL)

Career Ready: Senior Lexi Dungey discusses her  experience in the J Everett Light program (JEL)

Anna Klauz

September 20, 2019

What is JEL? It’s a program where students can learn more about different careers that they may be interested in and get training for the job they want to do. It’s at North Central High School every day of the school week for three hours per day. What are you studying? I am studying to be a dental assistant bu...

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Thea Bertolini

September 20, 2019

Junior Alexis Custer-Topai “I usually start wearing Halloween socks in July, just to make sure I’m in the spirit and hype myself up. I really like fall since Halloween is my favorite holiday and that’s what I normally associate it with. I also think of toilet papering people’s houses since it...

Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Tessa Collinson

May 23, 2019

Although sophomore Ashley Elmore has a couple years before she will go to college, she’s well prepared for living in a dormitory. She said she knows how to utilize her furniture in the most efficient way possible to optimize her space. “(A struggle I’ve encountered) with decorating a small room is fin...

Senior Loraine Lee

Senior Loraine Lee

May 23, 2019

“I used to be really involved in DECA, I still I am, but I used to be in love with DECA, DECA was like my life and everything I did and I was pretty good at it but sometimes you put in a lot of work for something and you don’t get that recognition that you want, it really makes you question how ...

Senior Sammie Choudhary

Senior Sammie Choudhary

May 23, 2019

“I realized that dreams do come true, I don’t know, because this whole being a senior thing, and I’m headed off to college in a few months and I’ve been waiting for all my college acceptances and rejections and everything, and after I got accepted by my top school, I was like ‘Oh! Okay, so d...

Students utilize creativity, individuality when handmaking their own prom dresses

Marissa Ryan

April 19, 2019

From mermaid style to ball gowns, there seems to be an endless number of prom dresses available to fulfill a high school girl’s image of the perfect dress. However a few like Jessica Qu, advanced fashion student and senior, find that the perfect dress is in the hands of the creator. Qu, who plans t...

Gay-Straight Alliance Sponsor Jeremy Horner

Gay-Straight Alliance Sponsor Jeremy Horner

Tessa Collinson

March 22, 2019

“(Gender nonconformity) is a topic that frequently comes up during discussion. I think a lot of that is just teenagers who are generally trying to figure out their place, and that can be even more challenging for someone who doesn’t fit the ‘norm.’ I think it’s natural for everyone to be unsur...

Junior Yasmine Pehlivan

Junior Yasmine Pehlivan

Tessa Collinson

March 22, 2019

“(I have certain pins on my backpack showing LGBTQ+ support because) I am president of the GSA, and also because I use (these pins) as a way for people to know who I am. It’s a way to express myself, and so people know that this is me. I want to be a safe person, I’m pretty open-minded. (These pins...