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Choirs to rehearse repertoire for choral showcase, Kouns says

Choirs to rehearse repertoire for choral showcase, Kouns says

Adhi Ramkumar

February 13, 2019


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The CHS performing arts department is making final preparations for the upcoming choral showcase on Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to director of choirs Katherine Kouns, the choral showcase this year will feature all the choir ensembles excluding the competitive show ch...

Q&A with Officer Shane VanNatter about STOPit

Q&A with Officer Shane VanNatter about STOPit

Adhi Ramkumar

January 24, 2019


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What advantages or disadvantages have come from the launch of this app? The advantage is the two-way communication. So people can anonymously report dangerous problems or people who need help and not feel like they have to do it face-to-face. The disadvantage of course is the misuse of the app. People are u...

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for chamber music recital, Ohly-Davis says

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for chamber music recital, Ohly-Davis says

Adhi Ramkumar

January 23, 2019


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The CHS performing arts department is gearing up for the upcoming chamber music recital, in the orchestra room (P100) on Jan. 30 at 5 p.m. According to director of orchestras Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, this recital is unique because students are presented with the opportunity to gain team-working skill...

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for winter concert, Ohly-Davis says

Adhi Ramkumar

December 4, 2018


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The orchestra division is putting finishing touches on its upcoming winter orchestra concert on Dec. 13 at 6 and 8 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium (two different performances). According to director of orchestras Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, this concert is unique because the symphony orchestra will...

Blocking About: AP Statistics-AP Research block course next year demonstrates beneficial shift toward interdisciplinary learning at CHS

Blocking About: AP Statistics-AP Research block course next year demonstrates beneficial shift toward interdisciplinary learning at CHS

Adhi Ramkumar

November 16, 2018


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Upon perusing the recently-released 2019-20 Program of Studies, I found an exciting addition to the already-large slew of AP, IB, PLTW and ACP courses at CHS: the AP Capstone Research-AP Statistics block class. Although I was slightly surprised at first glance, this new addition provides unprecedented...

Theatre students to rehearse fall production of “The Sparrow,” McNamar says

Theatre students to rehearse fall production of “The Sparrow,” McNamar says

Adhi Ramkumar

November 14, 2018


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The theatre and film division is putting finishing touches on its upcoming fall production, “The Sparrow.” The production will be performed four times at the Studio Theater on Nov. 15, 16 and 17 at 7 p.m., and on Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. According to Delaney “Laney” McNamar, production director an...

Accents rehearse music, organize logistics for Princess Academy on Nov. 3

Accents rehearse music, organize logistics for Princess Academy on Nov. 3

Adhi Ramkumar

October 23, 2018


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The Accents are planning logistical aspects and preparing music for the Princess Academy on Nov. 3 at 1 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. According to director of choirs Katherine Kouns, the Princess Academy is a fun way for the Accents show choir to reach out to young boys and girls in the communi...

Accents, Ambassadors rehearse music, organize logistics for Choir Cabaret, Auction on Oct. 20

Accents, Ambassadors rehearse music, organize logistics for Choir Cabaret, Auction on Oct. 20

Adhi Ramkumar

October 3, 2018


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The Accents and Ambassadors are rehearsing choreographies and organizing logistical details for the Choir Cabaret and Auction on Oct. 20 at 6 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. According to director of choirs Kathrine Kouns, the Choir Cabaret and Auction is an engaging way to collect funds for travel e...

Performing arts department to prepare for fall orchestra concert

Performing arts department to prepare for fall orchestra concert

Adhi Ramkumar

September 12, 2018


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The CHS performing arts department is preparing for the upcoming fall orchestra concert on Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to director of orchestras Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, students in the various levels of the orchestra program have been working on the pieces to be performed...

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


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