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School Less: Students should explore, be more involved in extracurriculars, shift focus away from grades

School Less: Students should explore, be more involved  in extracurriculars, shift focus away from grades

HiLite Staff

August 14, 2018


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Recent Updates, Top Story

The commencement of the school year means we will soon return to a time of overstressing about grades, late nights completing homework and fewer hours of sleep, all leading to an overall decline in our well-being. However, though high school is a time in our lives for strong academic growth, more...

Art Fair Anticipation: Dancer, artist, organizer discuss experiences with, expectations for Penrod Arts Fair

Art Fair Anticipation: Dancer, artist, organizer discuss experiences with, expectations for Penrod Arts Fair

Angela Qian, Reporter

August 14, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Recent Updates, Top Story, Uncategorized

When someone looks up “Indiana’s Nicest Day,” the first link will direct them to the Penrod Arts Fair website. It says the Somerset CPAs have trademarked the phrase, and with over 50 years of experience organizing the fair, it has become one of the largest single day art fairs in the nation. Jo...

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

July 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Carmel Community, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story, Web, Women's Swimming and Diving

According to today's press release from the U.S. Department of Justice, CHS swim coach John Goelz was arrested July 3 on charges of "sexual exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography." Goelz will have a hearing in Federal Court July 10. Read the official press release below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 5, 2018 High school swim coach faces federal child sexual ex...

Speak-Ups: End Of The Year Memories

Speak-Ups: End Of The Year Memories

Anna Klauz

May 28, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

“The winter dance was probably one of my favorite memories of this school year. I think it is so underrated because I had such a good time even though I felt kind of lame going because nobody else in my class was going but it was worth it, I had a ton of fun.”

Virtual Reality Mania: New arcade in Indianapolis provides thrilling experience in virtual reality

Virtual Reality Mania: New arcade in Indianapolis provides thrilling experience in virtual reality

Alina Yu

May 24, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

The visit to Altered Realities VR Arcade was a great and fun experience. Visit them and enjoy the VR universe with friends.

Double the Fun: Students give insight into what it’s like to go to prom at other schools

Double the Fun: Students give insight into what it’s like to go to prom at other schools

Kassandra Darnell

May 24, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Some students attended proms at other schools along with the CHS prom.

Q&A: Main Cafeteria Manger Holly Huepenbecker-Hull talks about the progress of the cafeteria this year.

Q&A: Main Cafeteria Manger Holly Huepenbecker-Hull talks about the progress of the cafeteria this year.

Jordyn Blakey

May 20, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story, Uncategorized

"We’re still trying to do that granted that’s labor-intensive to do that so it always depends on our staffing."

Semester 2 Final Exam Schedule

Semester 2 Final Exam Schedule

Armaan Goel

May 20, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Below is the final exam schedule for the second semester of 2018.

Don’t do the JUUL: CHS students should recognize dangers of JUULing

Don’t do the JUUL: CHS students should recognize dangers  of JUULing

Emily Worrell

May 18, 2018


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print, Recent Updates, Top Story

However, I find the prevalence of one particular drug among high school students disturbing.