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AVID classes preparing for upcoming PSAT tests on Oct. 14 and Oct. 29

October 8, 2020

According to junior Zoe “Zoey” Foley, AVID classes are currently preparing to take the PSAT (Preliminary SAT). Currently, there are two PSAT dates scheduled for students. On Oct. 14, the Greyhound Cohort and virtual learners with last names starting with L-Z will take the PSAT, and Carmel Cohort...

CHS 2020 National Merit Semifinalists

CHS 2020 National Merit Semifinalists

HiLite Staff

September 11, 2019

Carmel Clay Schools congratulates the 48 Carmel High School students named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Corporation Semifinalists.

45 CHS Students Named National Merit Semi-finalists

45 CHS Students Named National Merit Semi-finalists

HiLite Staff

September 13, 2018

45 students have been named National Merit Semi-finalists, due to their performance on the PSAT exam the previous year. They will be recognized at a reception...

Schedule for PSAT Day, Wednesday, October 11

Schedule for PSAT Day, Wednesday, October 11

Armaan Goel

October 10, 2017

The following is the schedule for tomorrow's PSAT day (Wedneday, October 11): 7:50-11:45 a.m. - Testing 11:55 a.m.-1:45 p.m. - G3 (plus lunch) 1:55-2:25 p.m. - G4 2:35-3:05 p.m. - G1...

The Control of College Board. College Board monopolizes standardized testing.

The Control of College Board. College Board monopolizes standardized testing.

perspectives

March 18, 2016

There is no doubt the advent of ap courses has advanced the level of education among students in the United States. However, the corporation that runs the AP program, the College Board, has created a monopoly and completely changed the way CHS and other schools have administered and applied college-level...

An Apple (Crisp) a Day Keeps the PSAT Jitters Away

An Apple (Crisp) a Day Keeps the PSAT Jitters Away

studentsection

October 9, 2015

The apple crisp is a classic, hearty dessert that has remained in households for decades. This rustic dish has maintained its identity throughout its long history. When the first American settlers arrived, making meals was difficult because of their lack of ingredients. Therefore, they had to make do...

PSAT Day Changes for Seniors

Hand completing a multiple choice exam.

Contributor

September 9, 2015

Underclassmen will be taking the PSAT on Oct. 14, and seniors have been given options to do various activities that day. Seniors can choose to: Participate in an official college visit that they arrange themselves. Participate in a service/volunteer experience that they arrange themselves. Pa...

Seniors will attend panels of college representatives during PSAT day on Oct. 15

Principal John Williams talks to secretary Jan Brown.  This year on Oct. 15, seniors will attend panels of college representatives while other grades take the PLAN and PSAT. HELENA MA/PHOTO

Beats

October 12, 2014

According to Principal John Williams, seniors will listen to college representatives on Oct. 15 when freshman take the PLAN test and sophomores and juniors take the PSAT. Assistant principal Brad Sever, who helped organize the schedule for seniors, said there will be four panels available. One panel ...

State should define testing expectations clearly for schools, students beforehand

perspectives

February 27, 2014

Due to college and career readiness requirements from Public Law 268 and House Enrolled Act 1005, the state is requiring low-performing students to take a diagnostic exam called the ACCUPLACER. Students who do not reach a specific point value on the ACCUPLACER will have to take remediation classes. Assistant...