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Biggest takeaways from COVID-19 pandemic as a high school senior

Biggest takeaways from COVID-19 pandemic as a high school senior

Angela Li

April 25, 2020

I can’t believe it’s been over six weeks since our last day of school, as this whole situation still seems so surreal at times.  I’ve been wanting to write this for weeks now, but honestly, was never able to form a cohesive message. It is truly hard to believe in the matter of weeks, COVID-19 ...

Senior Hannah Liu uses extra free time to cook

As part of her daily cooking adventures, senior Hannah Liu made avocado toast.

Rhea Acharya

March 30, 2020

Since all extracurricular activities have been cancelled following the COVID-19 outbreak and stay-at-home guidelines, many CHS students have found themselves with extra time on their hands once they have finished their e-learning activities. Senior Hannah Liu is one of these students, but to pass the...

Counselors to start Junior scheduling meetings on Jan. 22

Counselor Bettina Cool looks at schedules on her computer. According to Cool, scheduling for senior year is important for a student's academics. NAOMI REIBOLD / PHOTO

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 ...

Administration introduces possibility of new senior schedule format

Principal John Williams shakes hands with senior Humphrey Lin during a passing period. Under the new proposed schedule, seniors would have freedoms similar to those of a college student. VICTOR XU / PHOTO

Beats

November 7, 2012

At a "Coffee with the Principal" on Oct. 25, Principal John Williams announced to teachers the concept of an altered senior schedule format based on a collegiate class plan. The proposed schedule, which Williams dubs the “Academic Academy,” aims to keep seniors, many of whom begin to lose interest...