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CHS should consider reinstating class rankings to promote healthy competition in the modern world

CHS should consider reinstating class rankings to promote healthy competition in the modern world

Edward Dong

February 7, 2020

It’s an oft-heard colloquialism that CHS is more like a small college than a high school. In response to its massive student population, CHS has adopted several unique programs over the years, ranging from the beloved Transition to College schedule to the Distinguished Grad program. Increasingly, how...

Academic Super Bowl Team Adjusts Preparation Methods for Upcoming Competitions

James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl co-sponsor and social studies teacher,  creates an agenda for the Academic Super Bowl team for its upcoming  meet at Ben Davis. According to Ziegler, the competition can take up to five hours.

Cady Armstrong

March 23, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl plans to cancelel the meeting scheduled for last week. Instead, the information the meeting would have discussed was on Canvas or sent out via e-mail. The information talked about the results of the Brebeuf Invitational. It also went over the details about the next competition ...

Academic Super Bowl Announces Competition Dates and Prepares for Brebeuf Invitational

Cady Armstrong

February 19, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl plans to attend the Brebeuf Invitational meet on Feb. 26, Ben Davis Invitational on March 20 and the area competition on April 16 with the location pending. If a squad qualifies for State, they will attend the State competition on May 4 at Purdue University. For the first compe...

New Club on the Block: Academic Team, Quiz Bowl Club, starts at CHS

Justin Yu (front), Quiz Bowl club founder, team captain and junior, and prospective members prepare to answer a practice question during the club call-out meeting on Tuesday, March 6. According to Yu, the club hopes to prepare two teams in order to attend one invitational or competition this year.

Anushka Dasgupta

April 20, 2018

“Even if math and science is your strong suit it gives you some incentive to study literature and some of those other fields you don’t typically study.”

Academic Decathlon members preparing for January competition, next meeting on Nov. 8

Beats

November 6, 2011

Academic Decathlon will have a meeting on Nov. 8. Club sponsor Wendy Gerardot said she hopes at this meeting, the members that have yet to pick up their study materials will do so. Ten out of 12 members have already picked up their study materials and have started studying for the competition in January. “So...