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  • January 10The Carlisle Area School District will be closed January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

  • January 10Winterball will take place on Saturday, January 26, from 7-10 pm.

  • January 10WinterWeek is back, and will take place from January 22 to January 25.

Should teenagers go trick-or-treating? (Face-off)

Should teenagers go trick-or-treating? (Face-off)

Periscope Staff

October 31, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

We here at CHS Periscope are torn: should teenagers be allowed to go house to house, collecting candy tonight?  Read the editorials of our two writers, Janae and Carol, and let us know your thoughts in the comments.  

Feminism comes to Dior (Editorial)

Feminism comes to Dior (Editorial)

Becca Winton, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

RY For years, Dior has been respected as one of the greatest international fashion companies. And the entire time, men were the ones designing the clothes. Maria Grazia Chiuri is the first female creative director at Dior and she did not wait to make it clear that things were going to change at Dior....

Social media can improve student’s learning experience (Editorial)

Social media can improve student’s learning experience (Editorial)

Kenny Brenizer, Perspectives Editor

October 25, 2016


Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

More social media site are constantly appearing on our screens. Whether we like it or not, some of these sites become more important to us than we may realize. They provide a form of communication and an easy way to access information. Yet this isn’t available in CHS, as the WiFi blocks all forms...

Should independent candidates be able to participate in debates? (Editorial)

Should independent candidates be able to participate in debates? (Editorial)

Maya Daye, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

We all know about the 2016 presidential election. No matter your political party, age, race, or geographic location, I think we can all agree on one thing; this year’s election is a mess. “Trump says something racist (what’s new?)” “Clinton lies about her emails.” It seems as if there’...

Homecoming themes do have a purpose (Editorial)

Homecoming themes do have a purpose (Editorial)

Daija Berry, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

Homecoming is an event that takes place in Carlisle High School every year that is available for freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors to attend. It is a time for each grade level to be able to get together, dance and enjoy each other’s company. What you may not realize is that there is a theme...

Not-So Presidential Debate (Editorial)

Not-So Presidential Debate (Editorial)

Griffin O'Hagan, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

Have you ever held your tongue when someone starts talking about the presidential election? In this age of being able to post any thought we have online, it's more than likely that one will be chastised for a political belief, or any belief that they have had for that matter. Decision 2016 h...

High school students need recess (Editorial)

High school students need recess (Editorial)

Daija Berry, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

High school students barely have enough time to socialize with their friends throughout the day, because they are too busy trying to get to their next class, without being marked tardy. As a result, the only period that they are given to hang out with their peers is in lunch. However, lunch is only...

Should Students be Forced to Volunteer? (Editorial)

Should Students be Forced to Volunteer? (Editorial)

Kenny Brenizer, Perspectives Editor

September 16, 2016


Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

The junior-level civics course requires six hours of volunteer service to pass. On the information forms it is explained that the idea behind the Service Learning Project is to “prepare Carlisle students for rights and responsibilities they will face as young adults once they graduate from high school.”...

Bathroom Brawl (Editorial)

Bathroom Brawl (Editorial)

Scott Bowser, News Editor

May 31, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

Most people take their basic human dignities for granted. However, for roughly 700,000 transgender Americans, even using the bathroom is a matter of controversy. The country has erupted in disagreement after North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act...

How do certain factors play a role in the student-teacher relationship? (Editorial)

How do certain factors play a role in the student-teacher relationship? (Editorial)

Sheyenne Hart, Perspectives Editor/Writer

May 27, 2016


Filed under Perspectives

We are in school to learn and achieve great things, to figure out where we want to go in life and learn social skills for the future. As we get older we learn various concepts and choose what classes to take, experiencing a variety of teaching styles. We develop opinions of teachers, passing down who...

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