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Today, March 14th, is the National School Walkout. Please read on to learn the rules and expectations for those participating in todays event.

Have you Herd? National Walkout/Commemorative Ceremony information

Ashley Ivanoff, Perspectives Editor March 14, 2018

This morning at 9:54, there are some planned activities that may change the normal schedule of our school day. During third period today, Carlisle High School students and administration are each holding...

Protesters against the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline block a highway in near Cannon Ball, N.D., on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Law enforcement officials have asked people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline to vacate an encampment on private land, and the protesters said no. Protesters are trying to halt construction of the pipeline they fear will harm cultural sites and drinking water for the Standing Rock Sioux. (AP Photo/James MacPherson)

What you need to know: Dakota Access Pipeline

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor November 2, 2016

Updated on December 12th at 11:00 am. The Dakota Access Pipeline is a massive plan to “enable domestically produced light sweet crude oil from North Dakota to reach major refining markets in a more...

Police fire teargas as protestors converge on downtown following Tuesdays police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

What you need to know: North Carolina riots

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor September 23, 2016

Updated on December 1, 2016 at 8:50 am. Keith Lamont Scott was shot and killed by police officer Brentley Vinson on Tuesday September 20, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The police were not...

Paul Harrison, center, carries a counter-protest sign at the Stanford University graduation exercises, Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, Calif. Womens advocacy organizations are urging a California agency to take action against the judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. Harrison argued that the assault was not indicative of a rape culture at the university, and unfairly blamed the school for the attack by a man who just happened to be one of their students.(AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

What you need to know: Brock Turner

Periscope staff September 23, 2016

As a staff, CHS Periscope will be highlighting the important national and international topics that appear in the news this school year. We are doing this so that the student body knows what is happening...

Wingin it!, one of many groups at CHS, held their 10th anniversary performance back in December.

Have you “Herd”? CHS Organization Update

Scott Bowser, News writer January 24, 2016

CHS offers numerous organizations that allow students to pursue their interests and common goals. Specifically, groups such as the National Honor Society, Model United Nations, Wingin’ it! and Oracle...

Show your school spirit by dressing up for homecoming week.

Let the party begin! Homecoming Spirit Week starts Oct 5

Kaitlyn Hankard, News Writer/Photographer October 2, 2015

The school is abuzz with the talk of buying dresses, proposals, and the big game. With only a bit over a week left until homecoming, the excitement has rapidly been building up. New students, and old,...

Griggs and Makosky at Regional Band

Competing with music: students participate in band festivals

Morgan Dellinger, News writer March 26, 2015

There are several different band festivals that Pennsylvania offers and they occur all throughout the year. Band festivals are actually part concert, part competition where musicians get together and...

Register today for the CHS Color Splash and get a free t-shirt!

Run into color, run for a cause

Morgan Dellinger, News writer March 11, 2015

The Color Splash is a 5K walk/run for people in Carlisle to donate money to the Four Diamonds Fund. The Color Splash is on April 11 at the cross country course at Carlisle High School. It starts at 10:00,...

Mini-Thon will be held this year on March 20-21.

Have you Herd? MiniTHON moved to March 20-21

Morgan Dellinger, News writer March 1, 2015

MiniTHON is coming up March 20-21. According to club members, MiniTHON was moved from Feburary 6-7 because there was not enough time for the students to raise as much money as they could.  Also there...

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