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Class of 2018 Future Plans

Rachael Tan and Jai Sanghani

May 18, 2018

The link to the spreadsheet containing all of the Class of 2018's future plans can be found here.

Q&A with Distinguished Graduate Rachael Tan

Q&A with Distinguished Graduate Rachael Tan

Carolyn Zhang, Photographer

May 18, 2018

How did you find out you were the Distinguished Grad? I was handed a pink slip (during fourth period). To be honest, I was kind of scared because usually pink slips mean not good things....So I went down and sat (in the main office), and then Dr. Harmas invited me inside. We sat down, he asked me my futur...

Counseling center encourages seniors to apply for scholarships

Counseling center encourages seniors to apply for scholarships

Rachael Tan

May 3, 2018

According to Melinda Stephan, College and Career Coordinator, AP exams will be taken from May 7 to 18. “That’s probably the big thing that’s happening around here,” she said, “I would encourage our students to read their emails so they know where they’re going to be testing, what they need to ...

Graphic Perspective: The Silent Killer

Graphic Perspective: The Silent Killer

Rachael Tan, Heidi Peng

March 23, 2018

Want to see the process of making this graphics perspective? Check out this video of the process: youtu.be/JHhxeD1kEeM        

Counseling center offers college information opportunities to students

Counseling center offers college information opportunities to students

Rachael Tan

March 12, 2018

According to Melinda Stephan, College and Career Coordinator, the Greater Indianapolis Northside College Fair will take place at the Grand Park Event Facility on March 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. “We are part of a group of counselors on the north side of Indy that are helping to coordinate the Greater Indianapolis No...

Confectionery Catastrophephe: As The Quirky Feather Confectionery closes, CHS students should find a new meet up place

Confectionery Catastrophephe: As The Quirky Feather Confectionery closes,  CHS students should find a new meet up place

Rachael Tan, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Upon reading about the quirky feather’s closing, I felt my heart sink. The bakery shop was the backdrop for many other students’ and my late-night work sessions, and in general “Quirky” served as a hangout spot for teenagers to get out of the house and socialize. The staff was always hospitable,...

Counseling center staff focuses on scheduling, preparing underclassmen

Counseling center staff focuses on scheduling, preparing underclassmen

Rachael Tan

February 20, 2018

According to Melinda Stephan, College and Career Coordinator, juniors and incoming freshman are currently scheduling for the following school year. “It feels like we’re always doing scheduling,” she said, “but that’s really where our counselors are at now.” Additionally, on Feb 23 and March 5, Findin...

Counseling center staff focuses on scheduling, financial aid

Counseling center staff focuses on scheduling, financial aid

Rachael Tan

November 28, 2017

According to Melinda Stephan, College and Career Coordinator, the counseling center is placing emphasis on scheduling for sophomores. “I would believe at this point they are about halfway through (the process),” Stephan said. Junior scheduling will begin after winter break. Additionally, Steph...

To Meme or Not to Meme. People should be wary of making light of serious issues with memes.

To Meme or Not to Meme. People should be wary of making light of serious issues with memes.

Rachael Tan, News Editor

May 18, 2017

Ok, we’ve all seen or at least heard about those United Airlines memes. On top of that, you’ve also probably seen the ones about Kendall Jenner and her Pepsi commercial, as well as Sean Spicer and his “Even Hitler didn’t use chemical weapons” quote. As funny as they are, I’ve come across ...

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...