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Inclusion and Awareness. Including those with disabilities is important not only at CHS, but nationwide.

Inclusion and Awareness. Including those with disabilities is important not only at CHS, but nationwide.

Hannah Glazier

October 26, 2017

As October comes to an end, it is imperative to reflect upon this month dedicated to promoting acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. The primary purpose of this month is to raise awareness, with the ultimate goal of destigmatizing the genetic disorder. According to the National Institute o...

Children with genetic disorders can significantly impact family dynamic

Children with genetic disorders can significantly impact family dynamic

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April 25, 2013

According to sophomore Samantha Sharkey, her brother, senior Michael Sharkey, is like any other teenager. He attends basketball games with his friends, sings in choir and loves rap music and Big Time Rush. However, Michael has Down syndrome, which sets him apart from the typical high school student. A recent Time Magazine article stated that while ...