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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.

Don’t go breaking her heart: Valentine’s Day tips for guys

Don’t go breaking her heart: Valentine’s Day tips for guys

Griffin O'Hagan, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017


Filed under Student Life

There are many different struggles that come with being in a relationship, especially in the confusing time of a teenagers life that is high school. Then comes along a holiday, a holiday that thousands around the world despise, and at least that much or more love it with all their heart: Valentine's...

January student of the month: Katherine Stockton-Juarez

January student of the month: Katherine Stockton-Juarez

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

January 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Katherine Stockton-Juarez, SJ for short, is a senior at Carlisle High School but while being a full-time student she participates in committees within the community including the Cumberland County Youth Advisory Board and the Cumberland-Perry Substance Abuse Coalition. Stockton-Juarez recently st...

Coming together: class councils work behind the scenes to plan CHS events

Coming together: class councils work behind the scenes to plan CHS events

Daija Berry, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Class council is an organization that focuses on making CHS a more interesting place for students and staff. For instance, they do things such as help with homecoming in relation to coming up with spirit days, setting up the day of, selling chocolate and starting many more fundraisers for everyone to...

It comes from the heart: DIY holiday gifts

It comes from the heart: DIY holiday gifts

Student Life Section

December 14, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Cupcake Ornament Materials Large, Red Christmas Ball Hot Glue Gun with Hot Glue Cupcake Wrapper 1 Container Sno-Tex with butter knife Small, Red Christmas Ball Assortment of Small Beads Instructions Take the hot glue gun, and make a circle of glue in the bottom of the cu...

Smiling from sticky note to students: new campaign encourages CHS students

Smiling from sticky note to students: new campaign encourages CHS students

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

December 7, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Carlisle High School is always full of new, engaging activities and campaigns including the new Stick on a Smile campaign. Stick on a Smile was created to spread some kindness among the student body with sticky notes carrying inspiring messages. The sticky notes can be seen hung outside the Swartz...

Interviews, applications, meetings: the busy life of a senior counselor

Interviews, applications, meetings: the busy life of a senior counselor

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor

December 1, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Whether the task be conducting senior interviews, attending meetings, completing paperwork, or sending out letters, the senior counselors are some of the busiest people at Carlisle High School. Senior interviews are a big part of the counselor’s jobs and they have been working on them since we came...

Same school, different days: A look at the unique daily schedules of CHS individuals

Same school, different days: A look at the unique daily schedules of CHS individuals

Meg Tate, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Student Life

The students and staff of Carlisle High School have all different schedules during the school year depending on their interests, courses, family expectations, extracurricular expectations, etc. To show how individuals in the same school can have such drastically different days, we caught up with Trevor...

So much homework, so little time

So much homework, so little time

Releigh Norrell, Staff Writer

November 13, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Everybody knows homework can be stressful, but nobody really knows how too much homework can be physically and emotionally damaging. Findings constantly show that elementary school kids do not benefit from homework; Richard Walker, an educational psychologist from Sydney University, explained that...

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