HiLite

Entertainment Briefs

Tessa Collinson

September 20, 2019

The HiLite apologizes for a mistake in the print issue: CHS Community Night begins at 5 P.M., not 6 P.M. ...

Shop Before You Drop: Students should have time at the beginning of the school year to see if they like scheduled electives

Riya Chinni

August 13, 2019

If you were to walk among the campuses of Brown or Harvard University during the first week of school, you would see students flitting in and out of a myriad of classes, sampling courses which are offered at the schools. While this may seem unconventional, this activity is known as a “shopping period”...

Freshman Daniel Tanner transcends typical gender stereotypes with fashion

Freshman Daniel Tanner transcends  typical gender stereotypes with fashion

Tessa Collinson

March 22, 2019

All heads turn to him as he walks down the hall. It could be how he holds himself with confidence. Then again, it could be because of the way he dresses. One day, he’s dressed in a turtleneck with heels and statement jewelry, and on the next, it’s a women’s T-shirt with a headband and leggings....

Freshman Kendall Frobig

Freshman Kendall Frobig

Alanna Wu

February 22, 2019

I like photography, so pairing fashion and photography together is cool. And sometimes, if I see a really out-there piece at Goodwill or something, I’ll pair that with a regular pair of jeans if it’s for a shoot. But I’ll never do that for regular purposes. I shoot people, so I do portraiture, and so...

Freshman Abhi Ankaraju

Freshman Abhi Ankaraju

January 24, 2019

“(My New Year’s Resolutions) for this year are to stop procrastinating and to get straight A’s this semester. I did really bad first semester, so I really want to try and do better this semester.”

Dear Freshman Me

Dear Freshman Me

Gillian Paxton, Section Editor

May 18, 2017

Greetings! If you’re reading this, that means you’re about to enter your very first year of high school. You don’t know me, but I promise, I know you very well. You went to freshman orientation and wondered how you were going to fit it all into your schedule —harder classes, this odd new thing ca...

Another String To Her Bow: Freshman Abirami “Abi” Meyyappan plays the carnatic violin

Another String To Her Bow:  Freshman Abirami “Abi” Meyyappan plays the carnatic violin

Cory Steele, Editor

November 17, 2016

Talk a little bit about the instrument you play. I play the Indian carnatic violin. In Indian carnatic music there’s a set of notes, and there are a lot of different sets of the same notes, just in different pitches… It often accompanies a singer. For people who sing carnatic music, a lot of vi...

COLUMN: A Freshman Homecoming

COLUMN: A Freshman Homecoming

Sam Shi, Entertainment Reporter

September 29, 2016

Every single year, the school celebrates Homecoming as an event which welcomes students back to school. This celebration is an essential part of CHS tradition, playing an important role in welcoming new students into the school. Since its inception, Homecoming has mainly been an event focusing on the F...

Freshmen begin to sign up for Dance Marathon

Freshmen begin to sign up for Dance Marathon

Contributor

February 3, 2016

On Feb. 27 the students of CHS will all be gathering to raise money in Dance Marathon, which according to Amy Skeens-Benton, is one of the biggest school events of the year.  The event will be very special for freshmen students particularly, because it is their first year going.  Skeens-Benton said ...

Guest Speaker Ken Larose to come for seniors on Oct. 16 while other grades take standardized tests

Guest Speaker Ken Larose to come for seniors on Oct. 16 while other grades take standardized tests

Beats

October 13, 2013

Ken Larose, associate athletic director at Butler University, has been invited to speak to seniors on Oct. 16, the day that the PSAT will be administered to the juniors and sophomores and the PLAN for freshmen, according to Principal John Williams. Seniors will rotate from three sessions, each lasting...

Freshman Activities Fair to take place Aug. 22

Freshman Activities Fair to take place Aug. 22

perspectives

August 21, 2013

This coming Thursday, there is an opportunity for the Freshman Class to get involved. This opportunity is the Activities Fair, an event where many clubs catering to freshmen will operate booths in the Freshman Cafeteria. During SRT, freshman will have the opportunity to visit the booths that inte...