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Chipotle program offers to cover tuition for workers, sparking discussion on high school jobs

Ben Ring, Chipotle employee and senior, wipes down a table during one of his shifts at Chipotle. Ring said cleaning up is one of the responsibilities he has as a worker for Chipotle.

Uma Kandallu and Sarah Zheng

November 15, 2019

Ben Ring, Chipotle worker and senior, is among the many students at this school who have an after-school job. While many high school students already work in order to gain benefits such as real-world experience, Chipotle has taken the extra step by covering the tuition cost for their employees to ea...

A day in the life of a bus driver (Behind the Scenes)

​Bus Driver Rodney Hofts drops students off after sc​hool. He has been driving for Carmel Clay schools for the last three years.

Agrayan Gupta, Reporter

December 1, 2016

On school days, Rodney Hofts wakes up at 5 a.m. and arrives at the bus pickup by 6 a.m. “When I get to the bus, I have to do engine checks, brake checks, signal checks, and a bunch of more safety procedures everyday to make sure the bus does not malfunction, “ Hofts said. “If it does, then I hav...

A look into the life of a custodian (Behind the Scenes)

CHS custodian Susie Denson doing what she does best in Family Consumer Science room after school.

Julianna Kessilyas, Reporter

October 20, 2016

When students leave CHS, custodians venture around doing their job, involving their utmost power and effort that takes to make the school prepared for whatever may be thrown in its direction. Many students go about their days not considering what happens when they are not around. While others like j...

Students respond to increased job competition by obtaining more qualifications

Junior Abby Fields plays a game of Trouble with Sydney (left) and Olivia White (right), two girls, she babysits. Fields said she wants to obtain a babysitting license, which will give her more freedom as a babysitter. NIVEDHA MEYYAPPAN / PHOTO

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May 22, 2014

Unlike many other high school students, junior Abigail “Abby” Fields does not usually go straight home after school. Instead, she heads over to the home of the family for whom she babysits three children for a few hours. Fields said she has had this job for a while now and came into it through he...

Building Experience. Students should not fully depend on parents, but work part-time to build experience and learn valuable life skills.

Building Experience. Students should not fully depend on parents, but work part-time to build experience and learn valuable life skills.

perspectives

February 22, 2013

Since Carmel is one of the most affluent cities in Indiana, it is no surprise that people stereotype students here as being spoiled or pampered. In essence, the stereotype is true. Many students in Carmel have wealthy parents who pay for their cars, clothes, phones and other luxuries, but this might ...

Holiday hiring rate expected to increase this year

News

October 23, 2012

A recent survey conducted by the Hay Group revealed that 36 percent of retailers plan to hire more holiday workers than they did last year. Business foundations teacher Pete Smith said, “I think that’s exciting. That’s my first reaction. I think it gives a boost to our economy, that we’re...

Summer allows for more job options

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May 22, 2008

By: Sarah Sheafer <[email protected]> As sophomore Sara Fam gathered the extra line on her rescue tube so that it wouldn’t catch on the chair, she scanned the pool. Children were splashing and playing, and it was her duty to make sure they were safe and to rescue them if they ever needed h...