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

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Linh Nguyen, United Sound mentor and senior,  helps Maddy Paxton, United Sound member and senior, play an instrument at a United Sound meeting.

Inclusive programs for special needs students continue to grow at CHS, across nation

Sarah Kim and Natalie Khamis March 20, 2020

The information in this issue—originally scheduled for publication on March 20—was written and produced prior to news regarding school cancellation from the COVID-19 virus. Some information may be...

Anne Schuh, Best Buddies club president and senior, fills out a worksheet for one of the buddies’s speech classes. Schuh said, “It’s March— Disability Awareness Month so just getting the message of Best Buddies and inclusion, just spreading that message same as last year.”

Best Buddies to host St. Patrick’s Day party during SRT

Riya Chinni March 12, 2018

The Best Buddies club plans to host a St. Patrick’s Day party on March 19 during SRT where the club will serve food and host games for the club members to enjoy. Anne Schuh, Best Buddies club president...

Best Buddies club officer Molly Shaffer works on homework during SRT. Shaffer said she loves being part of Best Buddies and is very excited for the upcoming Valentine’s Day party.

Best Buddies to host Valentine’s Day party on Feb. 10

Riya Chinni February 5, 2018

The Best Buddies club will be hosting a Valentine’s Day party in the main cafeteria from 3 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 10. Activities will include dancing, games, snacks and more activities. Club officer Molly...

Best Buddies president Anne Schuh plays Yahtzee with a student with special needs. Anne spends her SRTs in D206, where she can spend time with peers with disabilities and aid Best Buddies sponsor Dana Lawrence.

Best Buddies to host bowling night

Riya Chinni January 20, 2018

The Best Buddies club plans to start this semester with a bowling night for its members. The bowling night will take place on Jan. 28. Best Buddies president Anne Schuh said the bowling night has been...

Sophia Pecoraro, Best Buddies officer and sophomore, works on homework during SRT. Pecoraro said, “I really like just having time to talk to people.

Best Buddies to host various events during December

Riya Chinni November 26, 2017

Best Buddies plans to attend a basketball game together, go caroling during SRT, and host a movie night for its members to spend some time together. The officers recently had a meeting in which they planned...

olly Shaffer, Best Buddies officer and sophomore, works on an English assignment during SRT. Shaffer said she is very excited to attend the Best Buddies Halloween party during SRT. “We are going to do it during SRT, which I think will make it more fun and hopefully more people can come since it’s during school,” Shaffer said.

Best Buddies to host Halloween party during SRT

Riya Chinni October 15, 2017

Best Buddies plans to host a Halloween party during SRT on Oct. 20. The party will include Halloween-themed games for members to participate in and lots of food. Club sponsor Dana Lawrence said she anticipates...

Best Buddies Forever

Best Buddies Forever

studentsection April 21, 2016

Members of best buddies Club will participate in the Best Buddies Friendship Walk on Sunday at White River State Park. According to Grace Hamilton, club officer and sophomore, the purpose of this walk...

TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More

TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More

News March 18, 2016

Sophomore Mona Goggins has always known that her brother, freshman Joshua “Josh” Goggins, was different from others. According to Mona, he showed symptoms of autism at an early age—aggression,...

Best Buddies’ karaoke night received well

Best Buddies’ karaoke night received well

Beats March 3, 2015

Best Buddies recently had its karaoke night on Feb. 27 after school in the main cafeteria. The club will have its next chapter meeting some time later this month, but the date and location of the meeting...

Best Buddies to organize Valentine’s dance for Feb. 14

Best Buddies to organize Valentine’s dance for Feb. 14

Beats February 10, 2015

Best Buddies will have its Valentine’s dance on Feb. 14 at CHS in the main cafeteria from 2 to 4 p.m. Refreshments will be available. Transportation will not be provided. Best Buddies sponsor Dana Lawrence...

Key Club members volunteer to fulfill their hour requirements to stay eligible to rejoin next year.

Best Buddies to host Sock Hop Dance on May 10

Beats May 8, 2014

Best Buddies plans to host its Sock Hop Dance on May 10, according to Sam Sharkey, Best Buddies president and officer. Sharkey said, “The Sock Hop is going to be in the main cafeteria from 3-5...

Best Buddies to host Friendship Walk on April 14

Beats April 5, 2014

Best Buddies is planning to host the club’s first Best Buddies Friendship Walk fundraiser on April 14, according to club sponsor Dana Lawrence. It is planned for the walk to take place downtown Carmel....

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