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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.

Jazmin Galicia

Jazmin Galicia

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

February 15, 2017


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Name: Jazmin Galicia Grade: 11 Category: Ceramics & Glass Title: Florero Who/what inspired you to submit to the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition? “Mrs. Treffinger.” What do you like about it? “The way I designed it I only saw an image of a vase and little by littl...

CHS students ‘Take a Stand’ in local History Day

CHS students ‘Take a Stand’ in local History Day

February 6, 2017


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How do farmers, "The King of Coal," the Art Impressionist Movement, the Alamo, the Stonewall Riots, Rosie the Riveter, and Ella Fitzgerald relate to each other? They were all topics that could be found at the local National History Day (NHD) Competition that was held on Saturday, February 4. Topics...

Caleb Wilson

Caleb Wilson

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

February 1, 2017


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Name: Caleb Wilson Grade: 9 Category: Ceramics & Glass Title: Forlorned Who/what inspired you to submit to the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition? “Mrs. Treffinger told me about it, so I decided to give it a shot.” What do you like about it? “I think it’s cool how you ...

Bree Ank

Bree Ank

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

February 1, 2017


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Name: Bree Ank Grade: 9 Category: Novel Title: Countdown Who/what inspired you to submit to the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition? “Really it was my teacher from last year that encouraged me to do it.  Her name was Mrs. Williams and I decided I wanted to do it again because I ...

Fire & Ice: Winterball 2017 (Photos)

Fire & Ice: Winterball 2017 (Photos)

Janae Ely, Photographer

February 1, 2017


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Matthew Presite

Matthew Presite

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

February 1, 2017


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Name: Matthew Presite Grade: 10 Category: Poetry Title: “How to Break a Poem” Who/what inspired you to submit to the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition? “I'm not a big reader, but I was inspired by a few poems I'd seen online and at school. I've always been impressed by authors and...

Rob Hankes

Rob Hankes

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

January 31, 2017


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Name: Rob Hankes Grade: 11 Category: Short Story Title: “Still Life” Who/what inspired you to submit to the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition? “My father inspired me a lot (he’s an English teacher at Big Spring) and a lot of the English teachers that I’ve had.” What ...

Scholastic Art and Writing Competition 2017 Gold Key Winners

Scholastic Art and Writing Competition 2017 Gold Key Winners

January 31, 2017


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There is no doubt that Carlisle High School is full of talented students in all aspects, whether that be academic or athletic.  Recently, the Scholastic Art & Writing Competition released its 2017 winners highlighting the outstanding authors and artists of CHS. Periscope got the chance to sit down...

Winterball Court 2017

Winterball Court 2017

Chaela Williams, A&E Editor

January 25, 2017


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Congratulations to the following seniors who have been nominated for this year's Winterball Court! Click on the picture to start the slideshow! The Winterball king will be announced at the dance on Saturday the 28th. Tickets will be available at lunches for $12    

Design + Precision = Beauty: Sheaffer wins CPAVTS award

Design + Precision = Beauty: Sheaffer wins CPAVTS award

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

January 20, 2017


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Some people work better with their minds while others work with their hands but some students like senior Dakota Sheaffer excel using both. Sheaffer is one of a few students that participate in the off-campus Cumberland-Perry Area Vocational Technical School (CPAVTS), specifically the Precision ...

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