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Keep on Keepin’ On: Students should direct focus towards personal goals, not outperforming peers

Keep on Keepin’ On: Students should direct focus towards personal goals, not outperforming peers

Jessica Konrad

October 25, 2018

The crimson letter proudly declared itself at the top of the page: A-. I looked beneath my score and smiled when I saw the scratch-and-sniff sticker featuring a smiling snail and the words “Nice Work!” underneath. Seeing my hard work pay off gave me a sense of satisfaction. Until, that is, I saw...

Unplugged Academics

Unplugged Academics

Armaan Goel

October 22, 2018

“I’d have to either do (the in-class work) at home, which would put more homework on me, or I’d have to ask my friends if I could use their devices, or just (use) the teacher’s computer sometimes.”

Rising Above and Beyond. Students should focus more on self-evaluation, not comparison with others.

Rising Above and Beyond. Students should focus more on self-evaluation, not comparison with others.

perspectives

February 22, 2013

In many high schools around the nation, students often like to compare themselves to others. CHS is one such school. in the hallways and classrooms of CHS, students constantly compare themselves to others. I would be lying if I said that I never tried to compare myself to others. As a matter of fact, ...

Academic Superbowl to meet after Labor Day

Beats

September 4, 2010

The callout meeting for Academic Superbowl is still undecided, although Matt Dillon, club sponsor and social studies teacher, said the club will meet sometime after Labor Day. This year, Academic Superbowl will take about 16 members. These members are split into five different teams of no more than...