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Senior Class active as Graduation quickly approaches

Senior Class active as Graduation quickly approaches

Leah Tan

May 18, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates

The Senior Class is currently active as the school year closes to its last month. According to Senior Class secretary, Hannah Nist, the officers helped the Junior Class officers plan for prom, which took place on Saturday, May 4, and are now preparing for graduation on May 30. “We mainly just helped the junior...

Students utilize creativity, individuality when handmaking their own prom dresses

Marissa Ryan

April 19, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, STUDENT SECTION, student-section-top, Top Story

From mermaid style to ball gowns, there seems to be an endless number of prom dresses available to fulfill a high school girl’s image of the perfect dress. However a few like Jessica Qu, advanced fashion student and senior, find that the perfect dress is in the hands of the creator. Qu, who plans t...

Senior Class inactive until prom and graduation

Senior Class inactive until prom and graduation

April 6, 2019


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The Senior Class is currently inactive until prom and graduation. According to Senior Class secretary Hannah Nist, there is not much the officers have to do, hence the lack of actions taken. “Everyone [Senior Class] is currently doing their own thing, like finishing up their last year, so that’s ...

Prom and Circumstance: Promposals are a fun tradition that enhance prom, high school experience

Prom and Circumstance: Promposals are a fun tradition that enhance prom, high school experience

Jessica Konrad

March 22, 2019


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print, Print Columnists, Recent Updates

Would anyone like to volunteer to come up on stage and play in this game?” I immediately glued my eyes to the floor and lowered my head. I most certainly did not want to go up on stage. Desperately hoping my front-row seat wouldn’t betray me, my stomach turned when the actress called out to me, ...

Not Too Promising: Students should reconsider their promposals; more creativity, less broadcasting on social media

Not Too Promising: Students should reconsider their promposals; more creativity, less broadcasting on social media

Hannah Gretz

March 22, 2019


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print, Print Columnists, Recent Updates

Prom season is a traditional, exciting time, but it all comes at a cost. The amount of money poured into promposals nowadays is unnecessary. According to Fortune.com, an average promposal in the United States costs upwards of $324, as 80 percent of those who prompose plan to do so by spending money....

Senior Class officers help Junior Class with prom

Leah Tan

February 17, 2019


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The Senior Class officers are planning to help the Junior Class with the next upcoming event: prom. According to Senior Class secretary Hannah Nist, the Senior Class officer’s role is to assist the juniors in any way. “The Junior Class are the ones that do the majority of the work. We can just help...

Senior Class is inactive, officers plan to help for other events before graduation

Leah Tan

January 16, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates

The Senior Class is currently inactive; however, the officers themselves have been continuing to work. The next event that the Senior Class officers are responsible for is graduation; however, planning has yet to start. Senior Class Secretary Hannah Nist said, “We have not started to plan yet regardin...

Junior Class happy with Homecoming turnout; begins to talk about prom ideas

Zeeshan Syed

January 12, 2019


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The Junior Class is happy at the turnout that they received at Homecoming this year. They auctioned off the small sheds they built fairly quickly, and they had a big crowd for the football game. According to club sponsor Kristi LeVeque, it had exceeded her hopes. “The turnout was much more than I ...

Double the Fun: Students give insight into what it’s like to go to prom at other schools

Double the Fun: Students give insight into what it’s like to go to prom at other schools

Kassandra Darnell

May 24, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Some students attended proms at other schools along with the CHS prom.

Q&A with Prom Queen Kacey Mullens and Prom King Diego AranaGomez

Q&A with Prom Queen Kacey Mullens and Prom King Diego AranaGomez

Rebecca Qin, Photo Editor

May 18, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, Uncategorized

How did you feel when you found out you and Diego AranaGomez had been nominated for Prom Court? Kacey Mullens: Honestly, to me it felt kind of comical, because I just never really saw myself being nominated for prom court. I kind of like laughed at the lady when she told me that (Diego and I) were nom...

A Unique Promposal: CHS administration should work with students to enhance the prom experience

A Unique Promposal: CHS administration should work with students to enhance the prom experience

HiLite Staff

April 20, 2018


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, perspectives-top, Recent Updates, Staff Editorials

Prom remains an integral part of the high school experience for the sake of aesthetic photos and adorable “promposals.” However, according to Cristen Cassler, prom coordinator and English teacher, there has been a recent downturn in prom attendance with 1,468 students attending in 2015 compared to...