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Not a Walk in the Park. CHS should make parking easier for upperclassmen.

Not a Walk in the Park. CHS should make parking easier for upperclassmen.

perspectives

May 19, 2016

Every spring, sophomores join juniors and seniors as they get their driver’s licenses and finally get to drive themselves to school. Although an exciting time for younger students, it tends to get on the nerves of upperclassmen who are faced with increased competition for parking spots. At CHS, we...

RUNNING DOWN THE COMPETITION: Men’s track and field team hopes to defend State title

RUNNING DOWN THE COMPETITION: Men’s track and field  team hopes to defend State title

sports

April 21, 2016

According to Theodore “Teddy” Browning, varsity men’s track team member and senior, many people do not believe the CHS men’s track and field team is anything special, despite winning the IHSAA State championship last June. “It’s kind of weird because even though we won last year, and we w...

Senate honors cafeteria staff, prepares for blood drive

Senate honors cafeteria staff, prepares for blood drive

Beats

March 15, 2016

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, the week of March 14 is Cafeteria Staff Appreciation Week. Foutz said that Cafeteria Staff Appreciation Week is celebrated throughout the Carmel Clay school district, and senators at CHS honor the cafeteria staff in multiple ways. “We put up signs, we’ve...

Senate prepares for Dance Marathon, continues Brain Game

Senate prepares for Dance Marathon, continues Brain Game

Beats

February 24, 2016

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate members are preparing for Dance Marathon, which is scheduled to take place on Feb. 27. This year marks the 11th year that CHS will host a Dance Marathon to benefit Riley Children’s Hospital (http://iuhealth.org/riley/). “We are all involved in Dance...

Senate prepares for Disco Dance

Senate prepares for Disco Dance

Beats

January 13, 2016

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate members are preparing for the disco-themed dance on Jan. 22. The dance is scheduled to take place in the fieldhouse after the CHS men’s basketball team competes against Pike High School at 7:30 p.m. Senior Senator Neil Shah also said Senate’s ma...

Rethink Refusal. Banning Syrian refugees from our state is harmful to not only them but also us.

perspectives

December 14, 2015

In order to “ensure the safety and security of all Hoosiers,” Indiana Governor Mike Pence has refused to allow any Syrian refugees into the state of Indiana. Over half of U.S. governors have similar concerns about the relocation of refugees from Syria. These positions were taken in response to the...

Senate finalizes details of Care to Share

Senate finalizes details of Care to Share

Beats

November 10, 2015

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate members are figuring out the final details of Care to Share. Care to Share is an annual event put on at CHS by Senate members. Care to Share at CHS is part of the United Way of Central Indiana’s Christmas Assistance Program (http://www.uwci.org/programs/...

Senate prepares for Care to Share

Senate prepares for Care to Share

Beats

October 15, 2015

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate members are beginning to think about Care to Share, which she said begins in early November. Every year, Senate members at CHS organize Care to Share, a holiday-oriented fundraising program affiliated with the United Way of Central Indiana's (http://www.uw...

Senate continues work for Homecoming week

Senate continues work for Homecoming week

Beats

September 23, 2015

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate members are continuing to coordinate Homecoming (https://hilite.org/homecoming/ ) activities. Foutz said Homecoming week is stressful for Senate members because they are organizing so many different things. After Homecoming week is over, Foutz said...

Senate prepares for Homecoming

Senate prepares for Homecoming

Beats

September 11, 2015

According to senior senator Neil Shah, planning for Homecoming is the top priority for Senate right now. Homecoming week (https://hilite.org/homecoming/ ) will begin on Sept. 21 and will conclude on Sept. 26 with the Homecoming dance. Shah said Senate members are currently working on coordinating the...

VOLLEYING TO WIN

VOLLEYING TO WIN

sports

August 11, 2015

If you ask any athlete at CHS what his or her team’s goal is for the season, you will almost always hear “to win a State championship” as the response. Considering that CHS has won 119 IHSAA State championships, over twice the number of any other Indiana high school, this statement is not surprising. Despite...