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Ask the HiLite: Why are students taking ISTEP in high school now and what are the details involved in testing this year?

Ask the HiLite: Why are students taking ISTEP in high school  now and what are the details involved in testing this  year?

Jessica Konrad and Lilly St. Angelo

March 17, 2017

Q: How effective would you say is the ISTEP at evaluating students’ academic abilities? A: I think that it’s good to have some sort of a common measurement for students, but I think it’s important that it’s viewed as a snapshot of a student’s ability. I think it’s good in terms of looking at students’ acade...

Seniors will attend panels of college representatives during PSAT day on Oct. 15

Seniors will attend panels of college representatives during PSAT day on Oct. 15

Beats

October 12, 2014

According to Principal John Williams, seniors will listen to college representatives on Oct. 15 when freshman take the PLAN test and sophomores and juniors take the PSAT. Assistant principal Brad Sever, who helped organize the schedule for seniors, said there will be four panels available. One panel ...

Discounted Senior Portraits to Run Through Oct. 14

Discounted Senior Portraits to Run Through Oct. 14

Contributor

October 2, 2014

With autumn arriving and leaves beginning to fall, prices of senior photos have dropped as well. This year, as in previous years, CHS has partnered with Prestige Portraits to offer a discount on senior class portraits. Senior portraits will be made affordable as well as convenient and will be included in...

Guest Speaker Ken Larose to come for seniors on Oct. 16 while other grades take standardized tests

Guest Speaker Ken Larose to come for seniors on Oct. 16 while other grades take standardized tests

Beats

October 13, 2013

Ken Larose, associate athletic director at Butler University, has been invited to speak to seniors on Oct. 16, the day that the PSAT will be administered to the juniors and sophomores and the PLAN for freshmen, according to Principal John Williams. Seniors will rotate from three sessions, each lasting...

Certain elective courses to become full weight in 2013-2014 school year

Certain elective courses to become full weight in 2013-2014 school year

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February 14, 2013

According to assistant principal Brad Sever, certain elective courses will be worth full weight next school year. These courses include Wind Symphony I, Camerata Orchestra, Theory of Knowledge and Advanced Life Science: Foods (a new dual credit course for the family and consumer sciences department for...

End of Course Assessment testing to take place from Dec. 10 to 14

End of Course Assessment testing to take place from Dec. 10 to 14

Beats

December 7, 2012

While the ECA is typically taken at the end of the year, from Dec. 10 to 14, students who have moved to this school from out of state or who have failed to pass the End of Course Assessment (ECA) for Algebra I and/or English 10 will take the ECA for their respective courses, according to counseling department...

CHS welcomes new assistant principal, adjusts to administrative changes

CHS welcomes new assistant principal, adjusts to administrative changes

Beats

October 6, 2011

CHS has experienced a number of administrative changes since former assistant principal Ronda Eshleman left for the Online Academy in September. The school recently welcomed Brad Sever, previously a social studies teacher at Creekside Middle School, to replace current assistant principal of curriculum...