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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 Some information may be outdated or inaccurate as a result. Student staff members worked hard to produce this content and,...

GKOMs to meet with freshmen Oct. 24

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.

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 session along with the talking points as usual. Meyer said connections session will be l...

GKOM Council to meet with freshmen Oct. 24

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.

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 Inskeep, GKOM Council member and senior, said GKOM Council wants to continue its focus o...

GKOM Council creates plans for 2019-20 school year

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.

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, GKOM Council member and senior, said GKOM Council has three main goals this year. “This year as C...

Superintendent in the midst of a “listening tour”, excited for CHS’ future

Carmel Clay Schools Superintendent, Michael Beresford prepares for the upcoming school year. Beresford has been very impressed by the high level of professionalism at CHS.

Misha Rekhter

September 10, 2018

The new Carmel Clay Schools district superintendent, Michael Beresford, is visiting schools around the district in order to gain a better understanding of how things are run. According to Beresford, he has a lot to learn from Carmel Clay schools and does not want to interfere with the tradition of excellenc...

Socially Underrated: CHS students, staff evaluate the role social workers, student mediators play

MEDIATING LEADERS:  Social worker Abby Cartwright-Brattain (left) and Head of Special Services Lacey Grabek flip through a student survey binder during their break. They also discussed upcoming counseling events later on.

Christina Yang, Feature reporter

February 23, 2017

March is national social Workers’ Month, a period of time set aside to educate society about the invaluable contributions of individuals such as CHS social worker Abby Cartwright-Brattain. For the past seven years, Cartwright-Brattain said she has conducted individual and group counseling so students can f...

GKOM to meet with freshmen on Oct. 28

Erica Helding leads her GKOM group to the art hallway. The next GKOM connection is on Oct. 28.

Manahil Nadeem, Perspectives Editor

October 25, 2016

 Greyhound kick-off mentors (GKOM) to meet with their freshman in their designated rooms on Oct. 28. The GKOMs will talk to their freshmen in their designated SRTs, according to council sponsor Mike Meyer. "Well on Wednesday we just finished the last of our freshmen tours, so Friday the GKOMs will mostl...

GKOM to meet with freshman on March 26

GKOM to meet with freshman on March 26

Beats

March 24, 2015

According to Mike Meyer, GKOM sponsor, the GKOMS will meet with their freshmen in their designated rooms on March 26. The GKOMS will continue to connect with the students and be a guide for them. They will talk to the freshman if they need help with problems and are there to help figure out ways to he...

GKOM to meet with freshmen on Thursday

Beats

January 12, 2015

According to Mike Meyer, GKOM sponsor, the GKOMs will be meeting with their assigned freshmen on Thursday. As always, the GKOM will focus on making connections and will talk about starting second semester. They will emphasize maintaining grades and focus on the upcoming dances and social activities. “The...