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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

Preparing for prom: students to visit a “City of Stars”

Preparing for prom: students to visit a “City of Stars”

JT Kuhn, News Writer

May 11, 2018


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Prom is a time of year that juniors and seniors always wait for, and this year is no exception, as the “night under the stars” is creating a buzz around campus as the event draws near. This year’s prom, “City of Stars,” will be hosted at the LeTort View Community Center on Friday, May 11. Stu...

Students to figure out “What Comes Next?” at upcoming job fair

Students to figure out “What Comes Next?” at upcoming job fair

Samantha Martin, News Editor

April 24, 2018


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Seniors wondering “what comes next?” after high school will soon have a place to find an answer. “What Comes Next?,” the job fair hosted by CHS’ Careers and Technology Department, will take place on Wednesday, April 25, from 11:00 to 12:30pm, in the Fowler building lobby. Michele Barret...

Painting a picture of education: CHS art students take a field trip to New York City

Painting a picture of education: CHS art students take a field trip to New York City

Claire Neiberg, News Writer

March 27, 2018


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For art students, it is vital to see the art they have been studying come to life.  On April 6, Carlisle High School art students will be taking an all-day field trip to various New York City art museums. 50 students will visit the Chelsea Art Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Solomon R. Gugge...

CHS bests the tests: Score, participation increases in ACT and AP exams

CHS bests the tests: Score, participation increases in ACT and AP exams

Samantha Martin, News Editor

March 26, 2018


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This article was previously published in the Fall 2017 Periscope magazine. Knowing that a student’s test scores are vital to the college admissions process, Carlisle High School’s teachers and administration are devoted to helping students score highly on the exams. This devotion, along with ...

Succeed with NMSI: Grant pays students to take AP exams

Succeed with NMSI: Grant pays students to take AP exams

Becca Winton, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2018


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The Carlisle green and white got a little greener.     In the fall, Carlisle High School was given a three-year grant of $700,000 from the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), which encourages students to take Advanced Placement (AP) classes by helping to cover their costs. Every student ...

Mini-THON returns to Carlisle High School

Mini-THON returns to Carlisle High School

JT Kuhn, News Writer

March 20, 2018


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Mini-THON, an event that balances a lot of activity with fundraising for the Four Diamonds Fund, is returning to Carlisle High School. Mini-THON is an event for young adults to inspire leadership and to empower young adults around the community, all while raising money for children with childhood can...

Walk the walk and talk the talk

Walk the walk and talk the talk

Samantha Martin, News Editor

March 15, 2018


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Harsh wind, below-freezing temperatures, and snow did not stop Carlisle High School students from walking out of school in support of gun control on March 14. The walkout, held exactly one month after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was attended by ove...

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