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Black Friday Brings Back Student Memories

November 26, 2014

Black Friday starts the hustle and bustle of Christmas shopping. It allows people everywhere to buy items on sale that they wish to buy for Christmas presents. Many people all over the U.S tend to take...

Keep Calm and Write On

Keep Calm and Write On

November 18, 2014

Scripturient: A person with an overwhelming passion to write. A new writing club at CHS is filled with them. Previously called NaNoWriMo for the National Novel Writing Month, the club challenges people...

3D Printer Brings New Tech Possibilities

3D Printer Brings New Tech Possibilities

October 31, 2014

      Everyone knows you can print out a picture, but with the help of new 3D printing technology you could also print out a sculpture. 3D printers have been around for a while but not everyone knows just how...

Halloween for Hunger

Halloween for Hunger

October 24, 2014

This year, the CHS Student Sharing Coalition will once again participate in this campaign to collect canned food for Catonsville’s local food bank. “We have been doing this for about 12 years now,...

Spirit Week 2014

Spirit Week 2014

October 24, 2014

Spirit Week at CHS is an annual tradition in the fall celebrating the Homecoming football game and Homecoming dance. Every year there is a Class Color Day and School Color Day; there are other theme days...

New Passports Further Limit Bathroom Use

New Passports Further Limit Bathroom Use

October 13, 2014

With every new school year comes new classes, new teachers, and new beginnings overall. This year, just like others, marks a year filled with many changes for the students and teachers of CHS. For example,...

Where’s the Mosaic? A CHS Controversy

Evan Gough and Colin Corcoran

October 7, 2014

Filed under News

The fate of the National Art Honor Society Mosaic Project is unclear. While the students and faculty who worked on it last year thought it would be installed at the start of the school year, now it may not be allowed to be hung at all. County officials are concerned about installing the mosaic outside where it was first intended to be, believing that there are safety hazards, as well as the uncertainty about who will take...

County Schools To Receive Tablets in Future

Katherine Van Green, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

This past winter, county Superintendent Dr. Dance began a plan to distribute tablets to BCPS students, and people are either hopeful or highly dubious. The goal of this 205 million dollar initiative is for every BCPS student to have their own tablet by 2018. Ten elementary schools have been selected as “lighthouse schools” to pilot the program, and high schoolers will receive theirs in three years, according to the...

One-Card System Brings Mixed Opinions

One-Card System Brings Mixed Opinions

October 3, 2014

On September 3, 2014 the student body of Catonsville High School received identification cards called One-Cards as a part of a BCPS pilot. These cards have students’ yearbook pictures from last school...

Fitz Begins School Year as New Athletic Director

Fitz Begins School Year as New Athletic Director

September 28, 2014

James Fitzpatrick, former girls varsity soccer coach, began the 2014- 2015 school year as the new athletic director for CHS. He replaced special education teacher Bill Nelson who filled the role for several...

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