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Driving in Carmel: as Carmel becomes more urban, parking is an increasing problem

Driving in Carmel: as Carmel becomes more urban, parking is an increasing problem

Tara Kandallu

January 11, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates

At the change of a light, a seemingly endless line of cars begin their prowl. They are on the prowl for the best parking spot. If, during this first rush, they are unable to find a spot, the cars will be relegated to a parking garage far away from their intended destination. Although this may seem like som...

Fundraising categories to change under new law; principals, teachers work on new anonymous alert app

Fundraising categories to change under new law; principals, teachers work on new anonymous alert app

Sam Shi

October 26, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

School board president Layla Spanenberg said the school board is in the process of approving a new state law, which consolidates school funding into two categories: “education” and “operation”. The school board president said the education fund will include anything classroom related, while the op...

ComedySportz trains to hone improv skills

ComedySportz trains to hone improv skills

Jessica Konrad

October 26, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The ComedySportz team recently began training for its upcoming matches in the spring. The team trains with professional ComedySportz players in order to gain a better understanding of ComedySportz improv games and the fundamentals of improv in general. ComedySportz sponsor Jim Peterson said the team’...

Transportation Troubles: As Indy extends opportunities for public transportation, Carmel asesses possible implementation

Transportation Troubles: As Indy extends opportunities for public transportation, Carmel asesses possible implementation

Raiha Zainab, Carson Terbush, Laasya Mamidipalli

October 25, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, Recent Updates

At CHS, many students are encouraged to get involved in their school and community. With hundreds of clubs and organizations offered at school and many more other extracurricular activities outside of school, Carmel offers a wide range of opportunities for students to involve themselves with. However,...

New anonymous alert mobile app to be implemented in coming months

New anonymous alert mobile app to be implemented in coming months

Sam Shi

October 24, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

To improve the security and safety of the school, School board president Layla Spanenberg said a new online app will be released in the coming months to send anonymous alerts. Similar to the anonymous alerts system on myCCS, these alerts will allow students to report any harmful behavior to CHS admin...

Howl-o-ween to include dog pageant, more on Oct. 6 at West Park

Howl-o-ween to include dog pageant, more on Oct. 6 at West Park

Emily Dexter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Last year, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) hosted a dog-themed event called Bow Wow Bash. This year, on Oct. 6 at West Park, the event is set to take on a new life as Howl-o-ween. According to Eshan Selvan, event chair and junior, Howl-o-ween will feature a dog pageant, canine trick-or-treating, costume cont...

ComedySportz develops team dynamic

ComedySportz develops team dynamic

Jessica Konrad

October 4, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

 The ComedySportz team will conduct its first rehearsal on Oct. 5. The team’s main focus in this rehearsal is to get to know one another while learning the basics of comedic improv.     In terms of developing a team dynamic, ComedySportz sponsor Jim Peterson said he is confident the team will...

Carmel International Arts Festival Is An Event You Do Not Want To Miss Next Year

Carmel International Arts Festival Is An Event You Do Not Want To Miss Next Year

Jesse Cooper

September 30, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Every year, Carmel invites artists from all around the world to partake in an event that they can show off their work. Dancers, Painters, Sculptors, Photographers, and more....

Maintenance staff to help with Homecoming festivities

Maintenance staff to help with Homecoming festivities

Lillian He

September 27, 2018


Filed under Homecoming, Online Only, Recent Updates, School Updates

One upcoming event for not only the maintenance department but for the whole school as well is Homecoming. The maintenance staff has a substantial behind-the-scenes job to do in preparation for this event. Maintenance foreman Mike Wyatt said, “We’re working on getting ready for Homecoming...we have ...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council prepares for ultimate frisbee tournament, Howl-o-ween

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council prepares for ultimate frisbee tournament, Howl-o-ween

Emily Dexter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Rik Bag, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, CMYC plans to host its ultimate frisbee tournament on Sept. 14. Bag said there will be a fee for entry, and the proceeds will go to the nonprofit organization of the winning team’s choice. “It gives you a prize for winning...

ComedySportz to begin practice

ComedySportz to begin practice

Jessica Konrad

September 12, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

As the ComedySportz team posted its updated team roster on Friday, the team is now preparing to begin practice with the incoming team members. The team will practice every Friday afternoon in room P123. During practice, the team will prepare for matches that will take place in February, March and Ap...