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  • May 17 Springfest is Thursday here at CHS, admission is free
  • May 17 Senior awards ceremony is tonight May 17
  • May 17 The superintendent search is over: Colleen Friend is the new Carlisle superintendent, effective July 1
  • May 17 Tomorrow, May 18, is the start of the Algebra Keystones; for all none test takers the schedule starts off with Pd 5Th
  • May 16 The Orchestra concert had been rescheduled for this Friday, May 20
  • May 11 Congrats to junior Hannah Hanger for scoring her 100th point of her HS lax career!
  • May 9 May is mental health awareness month; if you need help text NAMI to 741741
  • May 5 CHS's Renaissance is on June 1 from 7pm to 9pm in the McGowan Auditorium
  • May 5 The last Wingin' It show of this year is on May 23 from 7pm to 9pm
The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


Shaping the world: Empty Bowls (Video)

Megan Swahlon, Herd TV February 25, 2022

This video was originally broadcast on Herd TV on February 22, 2022. 2/28 UPDATE: The bowl sale has been extended to March 18. To order a bowl, click here.  [Transcript] Empty Bowls is the annual...

Ian Hill: Unafraid (Video)

Negin Fahim from Herd TV, Reporter January 24, 2022

This video was originally broadcast on Herd TV on January 19, 2022. [TRANSCRIPT] Being in high school is hard. The stress of fitting in, peer pressure, self-image—they can make us all wear masks,...

Diamond in the Rough: ‘MLB The Show’ superstar Jack Kriner (Video)

Jarrett Wilson, Editor-in-chief January 24, 2022

This feature originally appeared on Herd TV on January 18, 2022. [TRANSCRIPT] In a school full of endless possibilities, one student is becoming a superstar in a very unique way.  “I'm sure...

Congratulations to our graduating seniors!

Congratulations Seniors! (Video)

Periscope staff April 27, 2020

Hello seniors! Recently, CHS administration, faculty and staff members had a chance to share a message with the senior class, thanks to the efforts of the Carlisle Area Education Association (CAEA). ...

Let the ‘Game’ begin: Students make predictions about final ‘Avengers’ film (Video)

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief, Social Media Director April 15, 2019

Avengers: Endgame is easily one of the most anticipated movies of the decade. It is the fourth movie of the Avengers franchise, continuing the surprising cliffhanger from Avengers: Infinity War. Periscope...

Scouting for new flavors: Students try lesser-known Girl Scout cookies (Video)

Kaycee Johnson, Staff Photographer March 26, 2019

Girl Scout Cookies are some of the most well-known, popular cookies in America. Thin Mints, Trefoils, Samoas, and Tagalongs are examples of timeless Girl Scout cookies known all over the world. But...

Joining the Herd: advice for incoming freshmen (Video)

Skylar Bowers and Verity Stine April 23, 2018

At CHS, we know that freshman year can be a little daunting. Check out this video for some helpful advice.

Behind the scenes: Students prepare for Shakespeare spring production (Video)

Claire Neiberg, Student Life writer April 9, 2018

Merry Wives of Windsor Swartz Auditorium April 19-21 7:30 pm Free, donations accepted     [analytics-counter]

Quick Question- Rowan

Samantha Martin, Editor in Chief December 4, 2016

To kick off CHS Periscope's new series Quick Question, here is a Q&A with Editor in Chief Rowan Young! Quick Question is a Q&A series focusing on the writers and editors of CHS Periscope....

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