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Better Late Than Never: College Board’s new registration date for AP tests restricts students’ flexibility for decisions

Better Late Than Never: College Board’s new registration date for AP tests restricts students’ flexibility for decisions

Riya Chinni

September 20, 2019

College Board recently announced the registration deadline for AP exams, which take place in May, will now be on Nov. 15. In previous years, College Board set the AP Test Registration deadline in the early spring, granting students significantly more time to decide whether they wish to take the test. By...

Shop Before You Drop: Students should have time at the beginning of the school year to see if they like scheduled electives

Riya Chinni

August 13, 2019

If you were to walk among the campuses of Brown or Harvard University during the first week of school, you would see students flitting in and out of a myriad of classes, sampling courses which are offered at the schools. While this may seem unconventional, this activity is known as a “shopping period”...

Q&A with GradFest organizer Kimberli Boston-Smith

Q&A with GradFest organizer Kimberli Boston-Smith

Riya Chinni

May 23, 2019

What is GradFest? “GradFest is a very fun, safe place for the seniors to come back to school to celebrate their graduation and we have close to 90 percent, sometimes more, of the seniors graduate and still want to come all the way back to their school because it’s the last time for them to be to...

Best Buddies create video to celebrate Developmental Disability Awareness Month

Best Buddies create video to celebrate Developmental Disability Awareness Month

Riya Chinni

March 21, 2019

As March is Developmental Disability Awareness Month, the Best Buddies Club is striving to spread awareness about developmental disabilities in general, as well as about students at CHS with developmental disabilities. Anne Schuh, Best Buddies president and senior, said club members filmed a musi...

Best Buddies to attend Pacers Game Feb. 9, Carmel basketball game

Best Buddies to attend Pacers Game Feb. 9, Carmel basketball game

Riya Chinni

February 2, 2019

The Best Buddies club plans to attend a Pacers basketball game together as a club, which is an annual event that the club partakes, as a part of a “Best Buddies Night.” Club sponsor Dana James said that this is game is part of Best Buddies tradition every year and that the club will take a bus and ...

Here’s your guide for where to go for a perfect date this Valentine’s Day

Here’s your guide for where to go  for a perfect date this Valentine’s Day

Heidi Peng and Riya Chinni

January 24, 2019

A Casual Date Mammamia Gelato 834 W. Main St, Carmel, IN 46032 This small Italian dessert and coffee shop is right off Main Street, just a few minutes away from CHS. Mammamia Gelato offers fresh gelato for an authentic and high-quality dessert for about $2 to $5. The cozy atmosphere of the shop ...

Best Buddies to host Friendship Ball, fundraise for Friendship Walk, attend Pacers Game

Best Buddies to host Friendship Ball, fundraise for Friendship Walk, attend Pacers Game

Riya Chinni

January 21, 2019

The annual Best Buddies Friendship Ball will take place on Jan. 26 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria, since the CHS chapter is hosting the event this year for middle school, high school and college chapters. However, according to club sponsor Christine Ellis, Best Buddies Indiana plans...

Best Buddies to carol during SRT

Best Buddies to carol during SRT

Riya Chinni

December 2, 2018

To celebrate the holiday season, the Best Buddies Club will be caroling during SRT on Dec. 7 as well as doing a “gift-back” with the Kendra Scott store at The Fashion Mall at Keystone. For the fundraiser, some of the proceeds from Kendra Scott purchases will go towards the Best Buddies Friendshi...

Best Buddies reveals details about upcoming Halloween party

Best Buddies reveals details about upcoming Halloween party

Riya Chinni

November 1, 2018

The Best Buddies Club will host a Halloween party tomorrow, Oct. 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Main Cafeteria as their last event for October. The party will have several activities so that the Best Buddies members can still enjoy Halloween. Club sponsor Christine Ellis said, “A lot of our friends, they’re ...

Best Buddies to host Halloween party, attend other clubs’ Halloween celebrations

Best Buddies to host Halloween party, attend other clubs’ Halloween celebrations

Riya Chinni

October 18, 2018

The Best Buddies club plans to host a Halloween themed party for its club members on Oct. 31 after school since the holiday falls on a school day this year. The club also plans to collectively participate in Halloween themed activities from other clubs and organizations, such as the Ghosts and Goblins run,...

Best Buddies to host Match Party for club members, has three new sponsors

Best Buddies to host Match Party for club members, has three new sponsors

Riya Chinni

September 3, 2018

The first event for the Best Buddies club this school year will be a “match party” for its members on Sept. 6 where the buddies will meet their peers for the year for the first time, after match interviews that determined their partners. The club will also have three new sponsors this year: Engli...

The New Top Dog: New Superintendent Michael Beresford discusses upcoming background, plans as superintendent

The New Top Dog: New Superintendent Michael Beresford discusses upcoming background, plans as superintendent

Riya Chinni, Veronica Teeter

August 14, 2018

Why did you decide to step into the position of superintendent? I was at a point in my career where I’ve had a lot of experience and I just felt that it was time to go ahead and move out of the assistant superintendency and go ahead and go for the big chair, so I think it was just timing. I felt ...