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  • May 14The senior class' last day is May 23.
  • May 14The honors banquet will take place on May 23 at 5:30 pm.
  • May 14Senior Renaissance will take place on May 29 in the McGowan Auditiorium.
  • May 14Matthew Oh placed first in the senior individual documentary category at state National History Day on May 10.
  • May 14The 2019 edition of Oracle is availible for pickup in the cafeteria this week
  • May 13Keystone Testing will take place this week (5/13-5/20). There will be an adjusted schedule most days.

Junior Achievement to teach junior class finances, budgeting

Samantha Martin, News Editor

February 22, 2019

Carlisle juniors will soon learn about financing life when Junior Achievement (JA) brings its Real Life programming to CHS. According to the JA website, the Real Life program is designed to teach students about financial literacy by exposing students to experts in the fields of finance and business...

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Michael Raphael, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018

After 6 months of renovations and construction,  the McGowan gymnasium is finally open and ready for use by students.   The full remodel included new bleachers, ceiling, floors, locker rooms and athletic training rooms.  Michael Black, the head principal of Carlisle High School, share...

CHS bests the tests: Score, participation increases in ACT and AP exams

CHS bests the tests: Score, participation increases in ACT and AP exams

Samantha Martin, News Editor

March 26, 2018

This article was previously published in the Fall 2017 Periscope magazine. Knowing that a student’s test scores are vital to the college admissions process, Carlisle High School’s teachers and administration are devoted to helping students score highly on the exams. This devotion, along with ...

Mini-THON returns to Carlisle High School

Mini-THON returns to Carlisle High School

JT Kuhn, News Writer

March 20, 2018

Mini-THON, an event that balances a lot of activity with fundraising for the Four Diamonds Fund, is returning to Carlisle High School. Mini-THON is an event for young adults to inspire leadership and to empower young adults around the community, all while raising money for children with childhood can...

Walk the walk and talk the talk

Walk the walk and talk the talk

Samantha Martin, News Editor

March 15, 2018

Harsh wind, below-freezing temperatures, and snow did not stop Carlisle High School students from walking out of school in support of gun control on March 14. The walkout, held exactly one month after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was attended by ove...

Have you Herd? National Walkout/Commemorative Ceremony information

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 their own version of the National Walkout in honor of the 17 students who were killed in the recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. CHS...

Living the experience: National History Day

Living the experience: National History Day

Claire Neiberg, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

"It's more than a day, it's an Experience” is the famed motto of the annual National History Day (NHD) competition.  It stands true because NHD is more than an academic rivalry; it is a series of events in which students gain knowledge, skill, and learn vital life lessons. Each year, the competition is centered on a ...

Broadway brought to the Barr Auditorium: Carlisle High School holds its fifth annual Musical Revue

Broadway brought to the Barr Auditorium:  Carlisle High School holds its fifth annual Musical Revue

Claire Neiberg, News Writer

November 14, 2017

Music fills Carlisle High School in many ways, one being the Musical Revue that was held on November 8 in the Barr Auditorium. The show was a cabaret filled with CHS students devoted to the music program, whether it be acting, dancing, or singing.  The performers selected one to two songs to sho...

Changing the culture: Recycling at CHS

Changing the culture: Recycling at CHS

Olivia Boyd, News Editor

April 11, 2017

Recycling, the act of converting waste into a reusable material. Carlisle High School is no exception in the realm of recycling and moving towards a greener future. The green containers that are displayed in every classroom hold the efforts for a greener future for the school which have been taking p...

Selecting courses for a brighter future

Selecting courses for a brighter future

Olivia Boyd, News Editor

January 25, 2017

Once again another year has come and almost gone, and once again the students at CHS must select their courses for the coming school year to ensure they are prepared for their future. Course selection forms were distributed in homeroom on Jan 23 and they must be completed and submitted into your ...

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