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Comedy Sportz to resume meetings on Feb. 7

Sarah Warf, Comedy Sportz member and sophomore, works on homework during her SRT period on Jan. 8. Warf said during school, she looks forward to club meetings because she is able to easily and freely laugh.

Valliei Chandrakumar

February 2, 2020

Comedy Sportz members will resume meetings on Fridays in P123 after school on Feb. 7. Members are expected to demonstrate all the techniques learned from the first semester’s rehearsals in home matches on Feb. 20 and 21 in the Studio Theater at 7 p.m. Comedy Sportz sponsor James Peterson said trainings...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host dodgeball tournament Jan. 17.

Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior, works on homework during SRT. According to Metaxas, CMYC is currently working on finalizing the details for its upcoming dodgeball tournament, which will take place Jan. 17.

Angela Li

January 17, 2020

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will host its annual dodgeball tournament at the CHS fieldhouse Jan. 17, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. Metaxas said students can form teams and sign-up for the tournament by picking up forms in the Activities Office. “The winner will ...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Toy Drive, Kid’s Booth

Nina Metaxas, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) vice president and senior, looks at her binder during SRT. Metaxas said CMYC is working hard to plan their holiday events, Toy Drive and Kid’s Booth, both of which will take place during the first week of December.

Angela Li

December 2, 2019

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will meet on Dec. 4 to continue planning its holiday events, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. Metaxas said this meeting will be very important for the group, as two of CMYC’s events, Toy Drive and Kid’s Booth, fall back-to-back later ...

Comedy Sportz to discuss next meeting date

Students start a Comedy Sportz training session, open to all CHS students, by playing a skills game in the Studio Theater during the first session of their SRT period on Sept. 4. Comedy Sportz is yet to decide its next meeting.

Valliei Chandrakumar

November 21, 2019

Comedy Sportz members will arrange a meeting date after Thanksgiving break to discuss effective algorithms for continuous, positive audience reaction. James Peterson, Comedy Sportz sponsor and IB Film and theatre arts teacher, said the meetings are very relaxed, with the group coexisting as friends ra...

Academic Super Bowl Announces Captains, Divides into Subject Teams

James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl sponsor and social studies teacher, reviews the final list of captains. Ziegler said that although they have begun to divide into individual quads, it is not too late for new members to join.

Cady Armstrong

November 1, 2019

The 2019-20 subject team captains for Academic Superbowl are Natalie Khamis for English, Noah Sim for fine arts, Martin Emerson for math, Tara Kandallu for science, John Mikucki for social studies, and Alyssa Smith for the interdisciplinary team. According to James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl sponsor a...

Counselors to begin scheduling Nov. 1

Freshman Jennifer Zhao looks at her program of studies to help her choose her classes for sophomore year. Scheduling will begin Nov. 1, and freshmen will meet with counselors, individually, for scheduling mid-November.

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...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host Howl-o-Ween dog event

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host Howl-o-Ween dog event

Angela Li

October 21, 2019

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will host the second annual Howl-o-ween event at West Park on Oct. 26, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. “It’s a dog halloween event. There’s an orange carpet and a dog pageant show, so they’ll wear costumes and they walk down the...

Comedy Sportz to review elements of successful performances in Oct. 18 meeting to educate new members

Comedy Sportz members gather in a circle formation to prepare for the start of their training session in the Studio Theater during the first session of their SRT period on Sept. 4. Comedy Sportz will have its next meeting on Oct. 18 in P123.

Valliei Chandrakumar

October 15, 2019

Comedy Sportz will meet in P123 on Oct. 18 to reexamine techniques and strategies discussed in its Oct. 4 training session directed by a member of the Comedy Sportz team from downtown Indianapolis. During the meeting, the leaders plan to explain the usual content of performances to new members by rehashing...

Academic Super Bowl to host call-out meeting on Sept. 26

James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl co-sponsor and social studies teacher, marks upcoming Academic Super Bowl call-out meeting on his calendar. Ziegler said this meeting will be on Sept. 26 in Room E225.

Cady Armstrong

September 24, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl team will host a call out meeting on Sept. 26 in Room E225.  The team plans to pass out the code of conduct, field trip form and dress code policy. Information about becoming a subject team captain will also be available. Additionally, the team will discuss this year’s the...

Comedy Sportz members to prepare for Sept. 9 auditions in upcoming meeting

Comedy Sportz sponsor and IB Film teacher James Peterson starts his morning preparing for the day on Thursday, Aug. 29. Peterson will hold auditions for Comedy Sportz on Sept. 9  in P123.

Valliei Chandrakumar

September 3, 2019

Comedy Sportz members will meet in P123 on Tuesday, Sept. 3, to discuss plans and goals for the school year. The main focus of these efforts is to emphasize the true intentions behind each performance, letting audience members participate for their overall enjoyment and making sure everyone is havin...

Academic Super Bowl to host call out meeting during the first week of September

James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl co-sponsor and social studies teacher, prepares  for  upcoming Academic Super Bowl call out meeting. Ziegler said this meeting will be during the first week of September.

Cady Armstrong

September 1, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl team will host a call out meeting in Room E225 during the first week of September. At the meeting, the team will pass out the code of conduct and provide information to anyone interested in joining. The theme for this year is the Roaring 20s. According to Academic Super Bowl co...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council prepares for ultimate frisbee tournament, Howl-o-ween

Rik Bag (right), Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, talks with friends during lunch. Bag said, “CMYC is kind of like a mix of the best high schoolers in the entire community. It’s a really good environment to be able to speak your thoughts about whatever we’re discussing at that time.”

Emily Dexter

September 13, 2018

According to Rik Bag, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, CMYC plans to host its ultimate frisbee tournament on Sept. 14. Bag said there will be a fee for entry, and the proceeds will go to the nonprofit organization of the winning team’s choice. “It gives you a prize for winning...