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Curbing the College Cost: In light of National Scholarship Month, college and career programming and resources coordinator Melinda Stephan explains process for scholarships

Curbing the College Cost: In light of National Scholarship Month, college and career programming  and resources coordinator Melinda Stephan explains process for scholarships

Emily Sandy

November 15, 2019

What are the different types of scholarships? Need-based aid is based on your family’s finances, meaning you can get a grant or a scholarship based on your need. There are also what we call merit-based scholarships. That’s based not usually on finances, but on your academic performance, your ath...

Counselors to begin scheduling Nov. 1

Counselors to begin scheduling Nov. 1

Viyang Hao

October 31, 2019

According to Melinda Stephan, college and careers programming and resources coordinator, a video will be shown during SRT to aid freshmen and sophomores in scheduling for classes next school year on Nov. 1. In addition, students will use the counseling course in Canvas to schedule classes before meeting counselors individually. Juniors...

NHS prepares for fourth quarter and new member inductions

Kassandra Darnell

March 26, 2019

National Honor Society wrapped up third quarter with a successful telethon to raise money for the Carmel Education Foundation (CEF) on Feb. 19 to Feb. 21.     “We’re going to do some sort of service project (at the meeting), hopefully in coordination or in collaboration with the CHS Culture of Care,...

Counselors to start Junior scheduling meetings on Jan. 22

Counselors to start Junior scheduling meetings on Jan. 22

Beats

January 21, 2014

Junior meetings for senior year scheduling will occur between Jan. 22 and Feb. 10, according to counselor Bettina Cool. Cool said there are a lot of misconceptions about the importance of senior year. “(Students) think, ‘Oh I’ve got everything I need.’ But what a lot of people don’t realize is that senior year is a big part of what colleges ...

Romney wins CHS Mock Election

Romney wins CHS Mock Election

News

October 29, 2012

Following the elections during SRT on Oct. 29, presidential candidate Mitt Romney was determined to be the winner of the Mock Election. The results for each candidate are the following: Mitt Romney (R): 969 Barack Obama (D): 765 Gary Johnson (L): 340 Here are the details of the Mock Election: Ever...

PSAT schedule for Oct. 17

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October 12, 2012

Bells will not ring during testing periods. Announcements will take place during the afternoon only. Freshman will take the PLAN test in their assigned testing rooms. Sophomores and juniors will take the PSAT test in their assigned testing rooms. Seniors will participate in a three cycle rotation on c...

Sophomores and juniors to take PSAT Oct. 17

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October 11, 2012

On the Oct. 17 Gold Day, freshmen will take the PLAN test while sophomores and juniors will take the PSAT in their assigned testing rooms from 7:50 to 11:03 a.m. According to assistant principal Brad Sever, the day will then proceed with a regular Period 3 from 11:13 a.m. to 1:23 p.m. Afterwards, students...

Scheduling meetings for parents of current juniors Jan. 6

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January 6, 2011

On Jan. 6, there will be a meeting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium for parents of juniors to discuss senior year schedules and plans after high school. According to counselor Maria Cottone, the meeting will focus on students’ senior year but also discuss the beginning of the college application process. “Parents...