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Application for next year’s K-8 Mentors due late January

Application for next year’s K-8 Mentors due late January

Da-Hyun Hong

January 16, 2019

Robin Pletcher, K-8 Mentoring and AP Psychology teacher, said she is currently in the process of interviewing candidates for next year’s K-8 mentoring program. She said the application includes the completion of a rating sheet by three teachers and is usually due at the end of January. “I like to lo...

Intramurals to halt season

Uma Kandallu

January 14, 2019

Intramurals is currently putting the basketball season on hold as a result of the recent boiler explosion that occurred over winter break. However, if the repairs on the fieldhouse are completed quickly enough or if an arrangement can be worked out between several other varsity, freshman, and sophomor...

Homework for the Holidays: As winter break starts Dec. 23, students of minority religions reflect on holidays, the school calendar

Homework for the Holidays: As winter break starts Dec. 23, students of minority religions reflect on holidays, the school calendar

Angela Li and Karen Zhang

December 14, 2017

Last year, Hannah Kosc, Jewish student and junior, said she was unable to take a day off of school for an important Jewish holiday: Yom Kippur. Instead of reflecting and taking time to spend with her community, as is the tradition on the holiest day of the year on the Jewish calendar, Kosc came to school...

Loving Literature: CHS students, staff consider how reading can impact their school life, future

Loving Literature: CHS students, staff consider how  reading can impact their school life, future

Angela Qian

December 14, 2017

It all began around fifth grade for sophomore Madalyn Sailors when reading history textbooks changed the way she read for the worse. According to Sailors, reading used to be really fun, but now it’s boring and monotonous. Sailors said, “I don’t like (reading) because a lot of times it’s ...

Speak Ups Around School

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December 12, 2014

What are your winter break plans?   Freshman Jenny Hong: “Every year, my youth group goes on a winter retreat. We usually go to Perfect North to go skiing and it’s really fun to hang out with friends and enjoy the winter weather together.”   Senior Kelly Herman: “My f...

Winter Break

Winter Break

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December 29, 2012

It's finally time for a new post. I would write about everything I've done since school got out, but since I'm so interesting and have so many wonderful things to talk about, that would take a while. Spoiler, most of it involves sleeping and chocolate. So instead, I will write about my sister and I  ...

Lifelines organizes pre-break awareness week

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November 19, 2010

By Natalie Maier <nmaier@hilite.org> Beginning on Dec. 6, and lasting throughout the week, CHS will participate in Winter Break Awareness Week. The goal of this week, which is coordinated annually at this school, is to encourage students to make positive decisions over winter break. As that w...