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Healthcare Heroes

Juniors Averie and Faith Miner pose for a selfie together wearing personal protective equipment. Averie said she is happy her mom is working an online job which keeps her family safe. She said her family hopes to make the best out of the situation they are in.

Anna Klauz

May 21, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, medical professionals across the country are working tirelessly in offices, hospitals and clinics to provide the best care for patients. Some of these people have another challenge they face every day: The looming possibility of bringing the virus into their homes every night...

Humans of CHS

Humans of CHS

Emily Sandy and Marissa Ryan

May 21, 2020

Senior Lindsay Bickett At the beginning of the quarantine, I mainly focused on the negatives. I would get really upset and angry that this virus had to come at the end of my senior year. However, as quarantine went on, I came to terms with what I had lost and instead focused on how what we were doing...

Humans of CHS

Senior Elizabeth Schmidt

Marissa Ryan and Thea Bertolini

April 16, 2020

“When I was in sixth grade, my entire extended family and I went to Hawaii for spring break. The trip was a cruise around the main islands: Oahu, Kona, Maui, Kauai and The Big Island. While stopping at each island, the 18 of us participated in excursions like hiking, jumping off waterfalls and hors...

Earth Day Every Day: In honor of Earth day, students, staff practice living sustainably, discuss importance of environmental movement

COMPOST QUEEN: Maanya Rajesh, co-leader of Green Action Club and sophomore, carries buckets of compost materials to add to her compost pile. Rajesh said she created Green Action club because she really cares about the environment and wants to bring awareness to saving the planet at CHS.

Marissa Ryan and Kris Otten

March 20, 2020

In a school of over 5,000 students, there are bound to be different talents, terms of expression and passions, but not many can say their passion surrounds the environment like Maanya Rajesh, leader of Green Action Club and sophomore.  Rajesh said, “I started off in seventh grade learning about th...

Choose Your Chip: In honor of National Potato Chip Day, check out these unique flavors

Choose Your Chip: In honor of National Potato Chip Day, check out these unique flavors

Anna Klauz

March 20, 2020

      Meijer Jalapeño Ripple Chips The bright green packaging was initially the reason I picked up this oversized bag. Being the store brand name, I was a bit skeptical about the flavor since my loyalty has always lied in the “kettle-cooked” brand for my go-to jalapeñ...

Humans of CHS

Senior Ty Bryant

Hannah Gretz and Jackie Hur

March 20, 2020

Senior Ty Bryant When I was in elementary school, I came home from school and my sister had a plate of Oreos for me. I ate the first one and when I went to have another I bit into it and it tasted like mint. It was so gross I spit it out right after, but my sister was laughing really hard so I knew it wa...

Junior Sophia “Sophie” Sinder

Junior Sophia

Shruthi Ravichandran and Grace Xu

March 20, 2020

Can you describe your involvement in STEM? This year I am taking three science classes. Last year I only took two, and then the year before, I took two as well. But basically, these are the classes that I've always enjoyed more than others. I really just found an interest early on and knew I re...

Humans of CHS: Students reminisce about favorite parts of year, memorable moments

Senior Nick Katsis

Marissa Ryan and Anna Klauz

February 21, 2020

"Senior schedule has definitely been one of the highlights of my senior year. I recommend everyone who is in a lower grade (to) try your best to get into the TCP Program. Having four classes a semester has let me be more flexible with my time and pursue other activities in and outside of school. DEC...

From the Dust: Why is Ash Wednesday important to you?

Sophomore Anne Conway

Emily Sandy

February 21, 2020

“When I was little, Ash Wednesday was really confusing (to me). But now I understand that we are dust and to dust we shall return. That’s what they say when ash is put on our foreheads. Having that explained to me was really impactful because we have a soul on this earth, and our soul is really what...

A Leap of Time: Sophomore Audrey Schuster celebrates “turning four” with a Leap Year birthday

Sophomore Audrey Schuster

Hannah Gretz

February 21, 2020

How does having a leap year birthday affect you? I don’t really notice anything. When I was a little kid, I was embarrassed by it. Now, I think it’s kinda cool. When I am 80 (years old) I get to say I am 20, which is cool. Have you ever felt different because your birthday is not every year? ...