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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.

Renzo Sotomayor

Renzo Sotomayor

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

“I love spending most of my time playing soccer, but a secret passion of mine is drawing [...] I love to draw in my free time, and find art a great way to express myself.”

Not adding up to success: We need to set new grade expectations (Editorial)

Not adding up to success: We need to set new grade expectations (Editorial)

Carter Smith, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019

Graduating high school is a substantial accomplishment, but some students are able to do so without putting in much effort. In the Carlisle Area School District, there is a major flaw in our grading system that has made it entirely too easy for students to earn their high school diplomas. Carlisle Hi...

Swing away: Carlisle softball takes on CD East (Photos)

Swing away: Carlisle softball takes on CD East (Photos)

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019

The CHS softball team traveled to Central Dauphin East to compete on Friday, Mar 29. Carlisle's offense took a little bit to kick in, but by the fifth inning, they began sending balls to the outfield and put five runs on the board. The game ended with a close score, 5-7, and Carlisle racked up a h...

Brad Hench

Brad Hench

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

"I always enjoyed being around kids and [while] taking this job may have me more worn out at the end of the day, it's worth it. Someday I would like to write a sitcom called Hall Monitor."

From living room to classroom: The pros and cons of attending school with siblings

From living room to classroom: The pros and cons of attending school with siblings

Skylar Bowers, Student Life Editor

March 28, 2019

There are many siblings that are attending CHS at the same time, including Joey and Jenna Bramble (junior and sophomore), Lanie and Robert Lissner (senior and junior), and Genia and Abby Purdy (senior and freshman). All the siblings have expressed positive feelings with being there for each other ...

Parlez-vous Francais? Alwine to spend a year abroad in France

Parlez-vous Francais? Alwine to spend a year abroad in France

Ellie Knapp, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Learning a language takes on a whole new meaning when you have the chance to live in the country for almost a year. CHS freshman Hannah Alwine will get this opportunity when she travels to France as a foreign exchange student. Alwine, an honors student who plays field hockey, runs track, is in Model UN, ...

Sean Lehman

Sean Lehman

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

"I've really enjoyed the experience [as a ninth grade principal] so far. I like connecting with the students and encouraging them to always do their best. It's a lot different than being in the gym but it's still a lot of fun."

PowerSchool app: the tool that never was (Editorial)

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 monitor their grades instantaneously. While this app is meant to aid families, in recent years, the resourc...

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Enduring a healthy lifestyle can be quite a struggle for high school students. Besides just eating vegetables and fruits, there are many other factors that can influence a healthy life. Opening up to a new way of living could ultimately have a lasting effect on someone’s life. Health affects lives in m...

Kate Manti

Kate Manti

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

"I enjoy writing because I know it is a critical life skill, and I know that my communication through my writing can be an important tool used by others."

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