• Carmel High School dismissed on May 26. We will continue to periodically release information throughout the summer.

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Junior Caleb Suhy explores different college options. Suhy said he's planning on majoring in computer science, which is why he is exploring different colleges with established computer science programs.

Counseling Center finalizing schedules, graduation plans

Leah Tan March 23, 2021

After finishing scheduling conferences with students, the counseling center is now prioritizing cleaning the schedules. According to counselor Kris Hartman, this usually consists of checking class sizes...

Counselor Kris Hartman works on finalizing college recommendation letters. According to Hartman, Nov. 1st is a big deadline for her and many senior students, so the week is hectic.

Counseling Center starts second semester scheduling

Leah Tan October 28, 2020

The counseling center is starting to prepare for second semester scheduling. According to counselor Kris Hartman, the counseling center is waiting for all the student responses as to whether they plan...

Senior Stephanie Morton stands on her bike before going on a bike ride with her friends. She said riding her bike has been a good way to socially distance with her friends while remaining active.

Students navigate social isolation’s effect on mental health

Grace Xu May 21, 2020

As America reaches over 1.5 million coronavirus cases, as of May 21, much of the country remains under lockdown, creating an unprecedented recession—one that takes the form of social isolation. Such...

Construction workers carry out their jobs prior to CHS moving to online schooling. Despite COVID-19 construction continues to happen at CHS though there have been changes made to the timeline.

Q&A with Joseph Schaller, Assistant Principal of Operations, about changes to the construction around the school due to COVID-19

Lillian He April 14, 2020

What would you say your involvement is with construction around the school?  I'm kind of the liaison between the school and the construction crews. If (the construction crews) working at the high school...

Counseling center to improve second semester; no new changes

Viyang Hao January 22, 2019

According to Melinda Stephan, college and careers programming and resources coordinator, the counseling center plans on improving rather than changing its goals for the second semester. “We continue...

Alone in the crowd?

Alone in the crowd?

Raiha Zainab and Angela Qian January 25, 2018

At 13, senior Kelsey Irwin said she lost her motivation to keep going. She started to quit everything she had loved doing: theater, dance, choir, hockey, volleyball, soccer and more—the list goes...

Senior Jackson Roberts dies Jan. 4, counseling services available

Manahil Nadeem January 9, 2018

Senior Jackson Roberts died on Jan. 4. CHS counselors will be available the week of Jan. 9 for students to talk to. Principal Tom Harmas said, “It is always difficult to lose a student, but we always...

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News Briefs 1/27

Julianna Kessliyas, Briefs January 27, 2017

Junior Patrick McCalley dies Oct. 6, counseling services available

Melissa Yap, Management October 7, 2016

Junior Patrick McCalley died on Oct. 6. CHS counselors will be available the week of Oct. 10 for students to talk to. According to counselor Cathleen Johnson, the counselors have an open-door policy,...

The commons area, where weekly Hip Hop Club meetings take place. Although the club has not held meetings for the past few weeks, it now plans on continuing the meetings. Allison Hargrove, Hip Hop Club sponsor, encourages more students to attend. “it’s an outlet for self-expression and creativity,” Hargrove said.

CHS senior Jacqueline “Jackie” Reissig passes away at 18

Contributor April 11, 2016

Senior Jacqueline "Jackie" Reissig's obituary as submitted by Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers: Jacqueline J. Reissig, 18, Carmel, passed away April 2, 2016. She was born March 11, 1998, in Indianapolis,...

Students can pick up a form for the College Education Boot Camp in the counseling office. Melinda Stephan, College and Career Resource Center programming coordinator, said she encourages students to sign up if they want to learn more about the college application process. NAOMI REIBOLD / PHOTO

Counselors to host College Education Boot Camp over the summer

Beats May 21, 2015

According to Melinda Stephan, College and Career Resource Center programming coordinator, there will be a College Education Boot Camp available in June and August for rising seniors for $30. Stephan said...

Senior Emily Shady looks at potential scholarships on the scholarship wall located in the counseling office. Scholarship Night, on May 23, will honor those, like Shady, who have received scholarships for college. NAOMI REIBOLD / PHOTO

Counselors organize additional college workshops for juniors, Scholarship Night for seniors

Beats March 12, 2015

Three more “Finding Your College Fit” workshops for juniors will be conducted on March 16, 30 and April 27 to meet the demand of the last workshops. Additionally, counselors encourage seniors to...

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