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K-8 mentors start building relationships with students at Carmel elementary and middle schools

K-8 mentors start building relationships with students at Carmel elementary and middle schools

Da-Hyun Hong

November 3, 2018

Last week, the mentors met their assigned students for the first time, according to Robin Pletcher, AP Psychology and K-8 Mentoring teacher. She said with teachers discussing next year’s course recommendations, she is trying to encourage students to join K-8 Mentoring. “I know I spent time talking to all of my classes about the program and trying to generate some interest as we look a...

Your Classes, Your Choices: CHS students should choose courses based on interests rather than outside pressures.

Your Classes, Your Choices: CHS students should choose courses based on interests rather than outside pressures.

Raiha Zainab

April 20, 2018

It's now that time of year when everyone starts preparing for the year ahead, whether that means preparing for your final days at this school or just a well-needed summer break. It is also that time of year when everyone finalizes their class schedules, making sure that you’re happy with what you’re taking.

Counselors to schedule senior year for juniors, hold college research meeting

Counselors to schedule senior year for juniors, hold college research meeting

Beats

January 21, 2015

Counselors are busy preparing for juniors to schedule their senior year, according to counselor Emily Clark. They are also organizing a meeting called “Finding Your College Fit” during SRT on Jan. 30 and Feb. 13 and 24. According to Clark, juniors are expected to plan their schedules online. Indi...

CHS teachers to begin class recommendations

CHS teachers to begin class recommendations

Contributor

October 28, 2014

CHS teachers have begun the process of recommending classes to their students in order to have an idea for the kinds of classes they will take next year. According to Assistant Principal Joseph Schaller, these class recommendations are only the beginning of an extensive process to assign classes to students. Scha...

Counselors to start Junior scheduling meetings on Jan. 22

Counselors to start Junior scheduling meetings on Jan. 22

Beats

January 21, 2014

Junior meetings for senior year scheduling will occur between Jan. 22 and Feb. 10, according to counselor Bettina Cool. Cool said there are a lot of misconceptions about the importance of senior year. “(Students) think, ‘Oh I’ve got everything I need.’ But what a lot of people don’t realize is that senior year is a big part of what colleges ...

Counselors to schedule sophomores and juniors for next school year

Beats

December 15, 2013

Counselors plan to finish sophomore scheduling for next school year before winter break. Scheduling for juniors will begin in January, according to counselor Bettina Cool via email. “Our current priority is scheduling sophomores for next year,” Cool said. Sophomore Juliet Sanders, who has already...

School to prepare for the implementation of the AP Capstone Program

School to prepare for the implementation of the AP Capstone Program

Beats

December 4, 2013

The administration has selected the teachers who will participate in the AP Capstone Program and is preparing to meet with other schools who are piloting the program, according to Principal John Williams. Williams said the names of the selected teachers are currently unavailable for release. Additionally,...

The AP Capstone Program to be part of the English department next school year

The AP Capstone Program to be part of the English department next school year

Beats

November 13, 2013

The classes of the AP Capstone Program will count as English credits, according to Principal John Williams. He said the administration does not want students to sacrifice elective classes in order to participate in the program. Williams said, “Students will have to choose between the AP Capstone...

Junior scheduling on Jan. 15

Beats

January 10, 2013

The counseling department will conduct a scheduling meeting for juniors during SRT on Jan. 15. According to counselor Stephanie Aikins, the meeting will cover scheduling choices for current juniors for the next school year in addition to ideas for preparation for possible career or college choices. Aikins...

School board to approve classes at Nov. 12 workshop

School board to approve classes at Nov. 12 workshop

Beats

November 11, 2012

The school board will meet on Nov. 12 to approve new classes for the 2013-2014 school year at CHS, as well as review environmentally friendly changes in the district and learn about differentiated learning. According to school board president Layla Spanenberg, the board will approve these classes now...

Math Students Prepare for Scheduling

Math Students Prepare for Scheduling

Beats

October 31, 2012

Algebra I student and freshman Graham Fugate is about to reach an important time in his CHS career. Over the next few weeks, CHS students will begin scheduling classes for the 2013-14 school year. Many students, such as Fugate, must decide whether to take the traditional math route or to take more ...