CHS should broaden standards of Distinguished Grad to better represent everyone

HiLite Staff February 21, 2020

Unlike most high schools, CHS uses the Distinguished Grad program to recognize its top seniors each year. The system, which started more than ten years ago, allows students to  accumulate points and recognizes...

Q&A with Distinguished Graduate Rachael Tan

Q&A with Distinguished Graduate Rachael Tan

Carolyn Zhang, Photographer May 18, 2018

How did you find out you were the Distinguished Grad? I was handed a pink slip (during fourth period). To be honest, I was kind of scared because usually pink slips mean not good things....So I went down...

PHOTO GALLERY: Distinguished Graduates

PHOTO GALLERY: Distinguished Graduates

Grace Zhang, Editor in Chief April 26, 2017

The Class of 2012 stands for the national anthem during the graduation ceremony.

Distinguished grad application deadline extended to Feb. 24, online and paper forms required

Author Archives February 7, 2014

The application for distinguished graduate is due Feb. 24 at 3:30 p.m, according to Assistant Principal Karen McDaniels. Applicants must turn in the distinguished graduate worksheet to the activities...

Distinguished Grad selection process should take into account time, effort

perspectives January 23, 2014

Since its introduction to CHS in 2008, the Distinguished Graduate program has either distinguished or commended over 400 graduates. The program was originally set in place to distinguish seniors at graduation...

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