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USEit Well: Students should utilize new STOPit app responsibly, recognize importance of school safety

USEit Well: Students should utilize new STOPit app responsibly, recognize importance of school safety

HiLite Staff

January 24, 2019

According to a survey conducted by the HiLite staff in September, only 28 percent of students said they would rate the school’s safety as a five on a one-to-five scale with five being the safest. However, in December, when the administrators played the promotional video and instructions on how to d...

Carol of the Bells

Carol of the Bells

Gray Martens

September 21, 2018

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Press Release: Carmel Clay School Board Names New Superintendent

Press Release: Carmel Clay School Board Names New Superintendent

Adhi Ramkumar

June 3, 2018

The following is a press release statement issued by Carmel Clay Schools on June 1, 2018:

A Legendary Legacy; CHS prepares for Principal John Williams’ retirement, introducing his successor

A Legendary Legacy; CHS prepares for Principal John  Williams’ retirement, introducing his successor

Emily Dexter, Story

April 20, 2017

Student body president Mike Pitz said he was riding a bus with his basketball teammates when he found out Principal John Williams plans to retire at the end of the school year. The team was in the midst of preparations for the Regional tournament later that day, and this announcement added to the earl...

CHS students weigh in on benefits and disadvantages to new technology integration at CHS

CHS students weigh in on benefits and disadvantages to new technology integration at CHS

Bryce Cheng, Reporter

October 7, 2016

  Question: Will the integration of new technology benefit education here at CHS? "Everyone learns differently. I think this increased use in technology could be good in some ways, but it's best if there are actual teacher interactions so that way they can gage what overall that class needs...

2015 First Semester Final Exam Schedule

2015 First Semester Final Exam Schedule

Contributor

September 28, 2015

Here is the new finals schedule for first semester:                         The new schedule aims to provide the following benefits: allow more time for teachers to grade finals and submit grades improve student attendance provide more flexibility with make-ups and end of year projects allow for more individuali...

Qualifications lower for teacher licensing

Qualifications lower for teacher licensing

News

January 25, 2013

Last month, the Indiana State Board of Education approved changes concerning teacher certification that lower the qualifications for becoming a teacher. By passing an exam, anyone with a four-year college degree and a 3.0 GPA is now allowed to teach. According to Williams, because of the lowere...

Find yourself. As we return back to school, a new year of opportunities unfolds.

Find yourself. As we return back to school, a new year of opportunities unfolds.

perspectives

August 15, 2012

Welcome (back) to high school. As summer vacation comes to an end, many students will welcome school back into their daily lives, seeing again friends and acquaintances whose faces have appeared only in thoughts and dreams. Ironically, however, the same students will end up wishing for days off...

Answers to Political Trivia

News

October 20, 2010

1) Who was the first president to win a Nobel prize? Theodore Roosevelt 2) What current senator had a brief career as a middleweight boxer? Senator Harry Reid 3) The CIA’s central headquarters is named after which former president? George H.W. Bush Source: Washington Post...

New technology brings change in media

acumen

March 13, 2009

By Shireen Korkzan <skorkzan@hilite.org> Not long ago, The Indianapolis Star issued two newspapers a day. Now it’s only one. In the near future? Probably none. Instead, The Indy Star might be exclusively online, like many other newspapers across the country have become recently. Print...