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Students, teachers face unique challenges as they resume a

Students, teachers face unique challenges as they resume a “normal” schedule this year

Cady Armstrong and Raghav Sriram August 12, 2021

Before the pandemic, juniors Abby Burnham and Nyah Lam said that they were inseparable.  “Previously, we always hung out during cross-country. We always had sports together and we went to the...

GKOM Council members discuss the schedules for GKOM training and Greyhound Kickoff. GKOM training and Greyhound Kickoff were scheduled for Aug. 5 and Aug. 6 respectively.

Club Spotlight: Q&A with Greyhound Kick-Off Mentors, GKOM Leaders

Chenyao Liu August 12, 2021

Ryan Ringenberg - GKOM club sponsor What are GKOM's goals as a club? It’s to help freshmen transition from middle school to high school, but at the same time to create more of a family culture within...

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2.9 News Briefs

Cady Armstrong February 9, 2021

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GKOM continues into spring semester

Maggie Wheeler January 20, 2021

Sarah Mabry, junior and GKOM member, reported that the group is still hard at work interacting with freshmen. “We’ve changed what we had to change, but we’re glad that the way we operate has mostly...

GKOM changes up snack time

Maggie Wheeler October 28, 2020

GKOM members bringing freshmen snacks during their SSRT period is a well known tradition, but they were concerned it would not survive this academic year, as the snacks the GKOMs bring are usually along...

Freshman transition to high school holds unique challenges with changes to school year caused by COVID-19

Freshman transition to high school holds unique challenges with changes to school year caused by COVID-19

HiLite Staff August 13, 2020

The prevalence of COVID-19 and the dangers it posed to CHS caused the school district to transition to online learning in March. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb then decided to not allow schools in Indiana to...

Better Connected: Social Studies teacher Katie Kelly to be new GKOM sponsor

Viyang Hao 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...

GKOM and senior Anna Berger Romeau talks with senior Abinay Devarakonda. Berger Romeau said one of her favorite aspects of being a GKOM is being able to connect and form relationships with the freshmen.

GKOMs to meet with freshmen Oct. 24

Anushka Dasgupta October 20, 2019

Greyhound kick-off mentors (GKOM) will meet with their freshmen for the next connections session on Oct. 24, according to sponsor Mike Meyer. Meyer said that there will be a Halloween theme for this connections...

Connor Inskeep, GKOM Council member and senior, talks to junior Robert Pugh. Inskeep said he is excited to watch GKOMs develop their relationships with freshmen.

GKOM Council to meet with freshmen Oct. 24

Anushka Dasgupta October 15, 2019

Greyhound kick-off mentors (GKOM) will meet with their freshmen on Oct. 24, according to sponsor Mike Meyer. Meyer said the focus of this connection session will be the safety message “Ask, Listen, Tell.” Connor...

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September 20, 2019

Connor Inskeep, GKOM Council member and senior, mixes a track. Inskeep said having good communication with both GKOMs and freshmen is an important goal for Council this year.

GKOM Council creates plans for 2019-20 school year

September 15, 2019

Greyhound kick-off mentors (GKOM) will meet with their freshmen on Sept. 20, according to sponsor Mike Meyer. Meyer said this year, there are about 25 GKOM Council members and 300 GKOMs. Connor Inskeep,...

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Natalie Khamis August 13, 2019

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