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The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


When polled, the class of 2023 provided their summer plans to the Periscope staff.

Senior Summer Bucket List

Myana Brown , Staff Writer May 22, 2023

As summer rolls around, every student is looking for things to fill the long days, but seniors in particular are trying to make the most of their last summer before life gets real. These are the most popular...

Students spend time catching up in a shop in downtown Carlisle. Downtown Carlisle has many unique places to explore over the summer.

Keeping the fun close: students’ favorite local summer hangouts

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief May 29, 2018

While it may seem that summer is only for traveling to far off places to have a good time, this is simply not true. Carlisle has many local places that are great for making summer memories.   Getting...

2016-2017 senior field hockey co-captain Lizzy Neslund shows off her skills. Field hockey team members train all summer for the fall season.

Hot Herd: The effects of summer training

Bella Byus, Staff Writer May 18, 2017

Students are happy to go on break and get out of school, so happy that they count down the days until summer. Some get to go straight into summer but for others, that is just the beginning of the next...

Last minute exercises that can help you get your summer look, focusing on abs, arms, and legs.

Summer shape: try these exercises for easy toning

Emily Crider, Sports writer and Photographer May 31, 2016

Stressed about reaching your summer look with only a few weeks left? There are a couple things that you can do to quickly get into shape: Abs: If you are trying to tone down your stomach, here’s...

While we all love summer, wouldnt it be great to have a longer break right now?

Sacrificing Summer: Worth It? (Editorial)

Harry A. Wendelken, Perpectives Writer December 22, 2015

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Sure, it's 65 degrees, and anyone searching would be sorely dissapointed to find nary a chestnut roasting on an open fire, but nonetheless we are only days away...

Seniors: have you searched for the perfect senior week spot?

4 to 400 miles away: senior week offers possibilities for fun and travel

Amanda Corrao, Perspectives writer March 26, 2015

Senior week is the week after graduation. It’s a time for seniors to get together and have a vacation celebrating their success in all the years of hard work and moving onto a new level in life, whether...

Besides just participating in the ALS ice bucket challenge, most people offered to donate a dollar for every like they got on social media websites

Ice Bucket Challenge cures common stereotypes along with raising money (Editorial)

Anna Hetherington, Perspectives writer September 28, 2014

The summer of 2014 birthed a revolutionary movement as people banded together internationally to participate in a never before seen movement. This movement was widespread on Twitter, FaceBook, and documented...

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