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The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


Valentines Fails: How to Redeem Yourself

Valentine’s Fails: How to Redeem Yourself

Scarlett Learned, Staff Writer February 15, 2024

Forgot the flowers? Didn't plan a date? It's okay, Valentine's Day is an easy holiday to mess up, but with this guide it's now even easier to redeem yourself. Whether celebrating with friends or a significant...

JUST KEEP SWIMMING: Coombs swims backstroke down the lane for a first place finish.

Practice Makes Perfect: Profile on Maddy Coombs

Sunderlyn Griffie, Staff Writer January 10, 2024

The alarm goes off, it’s 5 am, and lifting starts at 6. School lets out and it is time for a two-hour swim practice. On Saturday mornings, most people are ready to dive back into bed, but Maddy Coombs...

HOLIDAY TREAT: These soft cookie bars have the perfect balance between sweet chocolate M&Ms and classsic cookie dough, making it a Scope favorite!

Periscope’s 2023 Holiday Cookie Extravaganza

Periscope Staff December 19, 2023

Last year, CHS Periscope embarked on an impossibly sweet mission: to taste-test staff and student made cookies during their first period class at seven in the morning. This year, in an effort to avoid...

Keeping Our School Safe – Periscope Podcast Ep. 2 With Mr. Beals

Alex Landis, Student Life Editor December 15, 2023

This episode is all about Safe2Say, giving new and updated information about the service you may have seen on posters or in assemblies.

Ready for giving: The gifts are all wrapped up

The Ultimate 2023 Gift Guide

Myana Brown, Staff Writer December 14, 2023

‘Tis the season for struggling to come up with gift ideas for all the people in your life. This is a very stressful time of year with people giving extremely long gift lists and others proclaiming they...

BACK TO THE FUTURE: Phuc Tran stands at the front of Ms. Clayvilles classroom discussing his involvement in Periscope in high school. This was the first time he had been back in the halls of CHS, decades later.

Sigh, Not Gone: Phuc Tran Visits CHS Creative Writing Classes

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief November 16, 2023

It’s not every day that CHS is paid a visit from an award winning writer and Carlisle alumnus, but just last month Vietnamese-American Author, Phuc Tran, stopped by Ms. Clayville’s Creative Writing...

Meet Pepper: The Future of Robotics at CHS

Alex Landis, Student Life Editor October 30, 2023

This podcast features Pepper, the newest addition to Carlisle High School's staff. The four foot tall, sleek white robot can be seen wheeling around with Dr. Parillo from time to time. But what does she...

Fantastic Fall: 5 Fun Things to do this Season

Fantastic Fall: 5 Fun Things to do this Season

Haylie Potter, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

As the weather grows colder, the leaves slowly start falling and are changing into the beautiful autumn colors we all know and love. There are several new activities to participate in to get you in the...

FLOWERS FOR ALL: All six hoco-court nominees pose with bouquets of flowers and smiles.

Disco Reflections: Homecoming Week Recap

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief October 15, 2023

Every year, the week of the Homecoming game and dance is chaotic at CHS, with Student Council held events and spirit week, a Wingin' It show, the Powderpuff Game, and each Class Council pulling together...

Seniors Morgan Hayes, Amelia Morris, and Maddy Coombs represent country club tennis in Oracle!

Herd Before Hoco: CHS’s Homecoming Spirit Week 2023 (Gallery)

Kathrin Bryson and Jenna Coller October 3, 2023

Student Council's Homecoming Spirit Week kicked off this year on Monday October 2 leading up to the Homecoming Football game on Friday October 6 and Dance on Saturday October 7! Here are some looks from...

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