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To commit or not to commit: The difference between Early Action and Early Decision

To commit or not to commit: The difference between Early Action and Early Decision

December 11, 2018


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As college application season trucks on through the winter, many students are hearing back from colleges- and some are even deciding to make a commitment. When applying for college, students often have three choices of how to submit their college applications. Regular Decision, the most common way to s...

Baking to make things brighter: Students support the community through Project SHARE

Baking to make things brighter: Students support the community through Project SHARE

Carter Smith, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


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The holiday season is underway, and many students at Carlisle High School are embracing the season of giving, by baking cookies for the community this December. These cookies, made by classes and clubs at CHS, were delivered to Project SHARE Mon Dec 10, then delivered to the less-fortunate in the ...

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Michael Raphael, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


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After 6 months of renovations and construction,  the McGowan gymnasium is finally open and ready for use by students.   The full remodel included new bleachers, ceiling, floors, locker rooms and athletic training rooms.  Michael Black, the head principal of Carlisle High School, share...

Brewing up the First Cup: behind the scenes at Coffeehouse

Brewing up the First Cup: behind the scenes at Coffeehouse

Parker Shabala, News Writer

October 15, 2018


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Behind the brewing of Coffeehouse, and the chaos of preparation, there are students and teachers making sure it is just to taste.   Since the beginning of the school year, students and staff have been preparing for the first Coffeehouse, which took place on Sept 29. Introductory meetings started the...

Homecoming heroes: CHS class councils prepare for first dance of the year

Homecoming heroes: CHS class councils prepare for first dance of the year

Zack Mattaboni, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


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Every piece of Homecoming is meticulously and precisely planned by the Senior Class Council (SCC) and other students and staff yearly, and this year is no exception. A quarter of SCC, the Homecoming court committee, puts together the homecoming court election ballots. Senior Vasoula Petsinis, wh...

Continuing the SAGA: Sexuality and Gender Acceptance club hosts kickoff breakfast

Continuing the SAGA: Sexuality and Gender Acceptance club hosts kickoff breakfast

Summer Hollingsworth, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


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The SAGA Club kicked off the school year with an informational breakfast for interested students. On Sept 5, CHS held its SAGA (Sexuality and Gender Acceptance) club breakfast in room S126. Organized by the co-presidents of SAGA, Ryan O’Hagan and Summer Kristofek, the breakfast also included the i...

Sticking to their schedules: School’s drop-add rate at an all-time low

Sticking to their schedules: School’s drop-add rate at an all-time low

Samantha Martin, News Editor

September 24, 2018


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The drop-add rate for courses at Carlisle High School is dropping fast. Students at Carlisle High School seem to be adjusting to their teachers and classes more quickly than years prior, as the drop rate for classes has decreased. According to both the McGowan and Swartz counseling offices, the number of students...

CHS brings the thunder to State History Day

CHS brings the thunder to State History Day

Becca Winton, Editor-in-Chief

May 29, 2018


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Despite the stormy weather, Carlisle High School sophomore Samantha Martin prevailed and won second place in the Senior Individual Website category at the state level of competition for National History Day on May 12. CHS sent 21 students to the competition which was held at CHS for the second year...

Keeping the past in mind: CHS student participates in the March of the Living

Keeping the past in mind: CHS student participates in the March of the Living

Samantha Martin, News Editor

May 29, 2018


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Update: Please note that we previously used the term "Polish concentration camp" in our featured image caption.  This should have read "German concentration camps in Nazi-occupied Poland."  Please accept our apologies for this error. For many students across the globe, history lessons about the...

A stark reality: 2018 CHS mock car crash (Photos)

A stark reality: 2018 CHS mock car crash (Photos)

Verity Stine, Student Life Editor

May 24, 2018


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Visit the link below for more pictures from the assembly: https://photos.app.goo.gl/IfUWGrwi8X84Zggr2

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