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As basketball season begins, CHS Big Game club makes strides towards promoting events bigger and better than ever before

As basketball season begins, CHS Big Game club  makes strides towards promoting events bigger and better than ever before

Adam Spensley

November 15, 2019

Over the course of last year and especially this year, members of the Big Game Club have created a new emphasis on the way members encourage student involvement. The main purpose of the club is to promote school sporting events and try and get as many students to come to the game and get involved as...

Something to Cheer About: CHS welcomes new Unified Cheer Team for 19-20 school year

Something to Cheer About: CHS welcomes new Unified Cheer Team for 19-20 school year

Adam Spensely

September 20, 2019

CHS will be adding a new unified team to its list, Unified Cheer. The team will be cheering on the Unified Flag Football team at their games throughout the season. The athletes, their partners, and coaches will be participating in sideline cheers, chants, and stunting at the games. The team consists of...

School district to implement new anti- vaping program in middle, high schools

School district to implement new anti- vaping program in middle, high schools

Adam Spensley

May 23, 2019

The first section will discuss the consequences and dangers of e-cigarette use, the second section will emphasize making good choices, the third section focuses on advertising tactics and talking points of e-cigarette companies and the fourth section discusses refusal skills to avoid being pressured into e...

Teen Library Council applications now available

Teen Library Council applications now available

Adam Spensley

May 15, 2019

Applications to join the Carmel Clay Public Library’s Teen Library Council (TLC) are now available. The TLC is an advisory board of students in 8th through 12th grade who meet monthly with the library’s young adult staff to discuss and give input on teen related programs and matters at the library....

Do Something Club to host Walk-a-Thon for Veterans

Do Something Club to  host Walk-a-Thon for Veterans

Adam Spensley

April 19, 2019

On May 11, noon to 5 p.m. at the Carmel Stadium, the 22nd International Festival and Walk-A-Thon will take place through efforts from the Do Something Club. The main goal of the event is to generate funds in order to support veterans who are struggling with mental illnesses and Post Traumatic Stress...

Carmel Clay Public Library to host Teen Novel Writing Challenge

Carmel Clay Public Library to host Teen Novel Writing Challenge

Adam Spensley

March 26, 2019

The Teen Novel Writing Challenge will be a five-week program designed to help students learn how to write an engaging novel. It will take place every Friday starting April 5 and ending on May 3; each session will run from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Students will be working with a mentor and their peers to build...

District population expected to rise; Carmel Clay Schools considers redistricting

District population expected to rise;  Carmel Clay Schools considers redistricting

Josie Cruzan, Natalie Khamis, and Adam Spensely

March 22, 2019

The population of Carmel Clay Schools  will rise by 16,000 from the 2018-2019 school year, with this school’s population reaching over 5,500 in 2021, according to the newest demographic report. These numbers directly negate previous predictions that there would be a quick population decline after 20...

Q&A with Carmel Cafe Chief Operating Officer, senior Aubrie Bradbury about DECA online store

Q&A with Carmel Cafe Chief Operating  Officer, senior Aubrie Bradbury about DECA online store

Adam Spensley

February 22, 2019

How did the idea for the online store come about? Over the summer, we were trying to figure out how can we make more money, how can this business make more money. We were in desperate need of a new revenue stream. And we realized there is a whole demographic we’re not reaching and that’s parents.  What features do you plan to include on the website? It ...

Carmel Clay Public Library to host Origami for the Oceans

Carmel Clay Public Library to host Origami for the Oceans

Adam Spensley

February 13, 2019

On Feb. 27 the Carmel Clay Public Library will host the Origami for the Oceans program. At the event, students will be making sea animals and creatures out of origami in order to help out the Students Rebuild 2019 Ocean Challenge. Every origami made and sent to Students Rebuild will result in them don...

Carmel Clay Public Library to Host Yule Ball

Carmel Clay Public Library to Host Yule Ball

Adam Spensley

January 22, 2019

The Carmel Clay Public Library and the Teen Library Council will be partnering together to host the Yule Ball. The ball will take place on this Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. at the library. It will be a traditional dance with a Harry Potter-celebration twist. Jamie Beckman, young adult librarian at the...

Carmel Clay Public Library to offer college fit program

Carmel Clay Public Library to offer college fit program

Adam Spensley

December 4, 2018

On Tuesday, the Carmel Clay Public Library will be partnering with Smart College Selection to present Finding your College Fit. The program will run from 7 to 8 p.m. in the program room at the library. It will focus on learning the fundamentals of finding a college that is the best fit. Finding your C...