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Humans of CHS

Humans of CHS

Emily Sandy and Marissa Ryan

May 21, 2020

Senior Lindsay Bickett At the beginning of the quarantine, I mainly focused on the negatives. I would get really upset and angry that this virus had to come at the end of my senior year. However, as quarantine went on, I came to terms with what I had lost and instead focused on how what we were doing...

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Senior Elizabeth Schmidt

Marissa Ryan and Thea Bertolini

April 16, 2020

“When I was in sixth grade, my entire extended family and I went to Hawaii for spring break. The trip was a cruise around the main islands: Oahu, Kona, Maui, Kauai and The Big Island. While stopping at each island, the 18 of us participated in excursions like hiking, jumping off waterfalls and hors...

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Senior Ty Bryant

Hannah Gretz and Jackie Hur

March 20, 2020

Senior Ty Bryant When I was in elementary school, I came home from school and my sister had a plate of Oreos for me. I ate the first one and when I went to have another I bit into it and it tasted like mint. It was so gross I spit it out right after, but my sister was laughing really hard so I knew it wa...

Humans of CHS: Students reminisce about favorite parts of year, memorable moments

Senior Nick Katsis

Marissa Ryan and Anna Klauz

February 21, 2020

"Senior schedule has definitely been one of the highlights of my senior year. I recommend everyone who is in a lower grade (to) try your best to get into the TCP Program. Having four classes a semester has let me be more flexible with my time and pursue other activities in and outside of school. DEC...

Humans of CHS

Senior Nina Metaxas

Hannah Gretz, Anna Klauz, and Victoria Nopporn

December 12, 2019

"Most of my family have birthdays in the first week of December, so it’s always a really exciting and happy time for all of us. I think (our tradition for Christmas decorating) started with my middle sister, Sophia, who is really passionate about Christmas decorations. I really looked up to her, so decora...

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Senior Lilly Gallagher

Anna Klauz

November 15, 2019

Senior Dryden Shroeder “I think one of the best things I have ever done was going to my first baseball game to watch the Cubs play on Wrigley Field. My dad took me while we were on a trip to Chicago to visit my family. I remember sitting in the stands and imagined myself on that field as a little ...

Humans of CHS: CHS students share stories of their identities, spontaneous moments

Senior Brandon Matura

Thea Bertolini, Emily Sandy

October 24, 2019

“I’ve been playing football for over four years. It’s a grind for sure, but keeping yourself humble and working every day with the rest of your teammates is really something that I am proud of and the rest of the team is proud of. It’s built me up as a person, and I use it to humble myself and lo...

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Thea Bertolini

September 20, 2019

Junior Alexis Custer-Topai “I usually start wearing Halloween socks in July, just to make sure I’m in the spirit and hype myself up. I really like fall since Halloween is my favorite holiday and that’s what I normally associate it with. I also think of toilet papering people’s houses since it...

Senior Loraine Lee

Senior Loraine Lee

May 23, 2019

“I used to be really involved in DECA, I still I am, but I used to be in love with DECA, DECA was like my life and everything I did and I was pretty good at it but sometimes you put in a lot of work for something and you don’t get that recognition that you want, it really makes you question how ...

Senior Sammie Choudhary

Senior Sammie Choudhary

May 23, 2019

“I realized that dreams do come true, I don’t know, because this whole being a senior thing, and I’m headed off to college in a few months and I’ve been waiting for all my college acceptances and rejections and everything, and after I got accepted by my top school, I was like ‘Oh! Okay, so d...