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The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


LEADERSHIP: (left to right) Maia Ianuzzi, Addysen Fitzgerald, and Aliah Ring show their leadership and performance on and off the soccer field.

Girls Soccer: How the team performs on and off the field

Isabelle Berriman, Sports Editor October 25, 2023

With the girls soccer season moving on to district playoffs, it makes one wonder how it was all manageable. How are they able to compete and perform well in school? Do they have good performance on and...

This time of year, the to-list and calendar can feel overwhelming. Its important that students take the time to organize their activities and take care of themselves when the expectations get high.

The busy blues: Winter expectations can lead to stressed-out students

Emma Santillo, Staff writer January 31, 2020

   After coming back from winter break, many students immediately feel stressed about the work that comes right after the break. With midterms, National History Day, science fair, new units in almost...

For students that are struggling with anxiety at school, history teacher Delia Roper runs a support group that teaches teens about resources and methods for dealing with stress.

Beyond teaching: Roper leads anxiety support group

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief December 2, 2019

As stress and anxiety levels rise in teenagers, access for resources for teens should grow with this need.  Stress is defined by Mental Health America (, as the reaction that the body...

Juniors, like Lulu Herman (seen here) can find themselves up late into the night, working on homework and studying for tests.  Junior year is often seen as the most crucial year due to it being the most recent year seen by colleges during the application process.

No sleep ’til senior year: Junior year challenges students

Zsilas Michael Hughes, Staff writer October 10, 2019

Junior year, 11th Grade, a rising senior. No matter what you call it these 180 days of focused education, this year is perceived to be one of the most difficult in high school. Junior year is filled...

PowerSchool sends popup notifications to students phones, as well as the app showing live updates of grades.

PowerSchool app: the tool that never was (Editorial)

Carter Smith, Staff Writer March 20, 2019

In the Carlisle Area School District, students and parents are able to monitor grades through a program called PowerSchool. Earlier this decade, the company released a mobile app so that users could...

With everyday tasks as well as high school demands, its easy to feel stressed and overwhelmed.

Stress and the Student: How can we deal with life’s pressures?

Haliey West, Student Life writer October 14, 2014

Stress is pressure or tension forced by someone else or a material object; it can cause a person to have a mental or emotional strain. Stress is something we can not hide from. It affects almost all...

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