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Is it OK to Think about Christmas before Thanksgiving?

Is it OK to Think about Christmas before Thanksgiving?

November 19, 2018

The most wonderful time of the year is right around the corner. Thanksgiving is coming up fast and that means Christmas will be coming soon.   This begs the question about WHEN it is OK to think about Christmas.  On one side, there are people who wa...

Reliable Wi-Fi Matters to Students

Reliable Wi-Fi Matters to Students

November 13, 2018

According to recent research, 98 percent of students have access to Wi-Fi at home and at school. This means that in this day and age, almost everyone can access the internet through whatever kind of...

Applying Yourself: Common Application vs. Coalition Application

Applying Yourself: Common Application vs. Coalition Application

November 13, 2018

It goes without saying that college applications are a *very* stressful time in a senior’s life. The seemingly endless essays and forms can feel like a massive burden placed atop the already-stressful...

Spirit Week 2018 Recap

Spirit Week 2018 Recap

November 10, 2018

The exciting Spirit Week zoomed past CHS in a flash. Monday was Class Color Day, Tuesday was Pink Out Day, Wednesday was Character Day, Thursday was Twin Day, and Friday was School Color Day for the pep...

CHS Celtic Ensemble, Musical Treat

CHS Celtic Ensemble, Musical Treat

November 9, 2018

The CHS Celtic ensemble is a music club in which any student playing an instrument is welcome to come and play Irish and Scottish jigs and reels. The club meets on most Wednesdays after school. This...

Abbott Welcomed to English Department

Abbott Welcomed to English Department

November 9, 2018

Caitlin Abbott is one of two new English teachers. She is very excited to be working with all the CHS students and staff this year.   Ms. Abbott had been set on being a teacher from middle school and went to college to study English education.   Growing up in the Hereford zone of Baltimo...

Catonsville’s Crowded Hallways

Catonsville’s Crowded Hallways

November 9, 2018

BCPS stated in their most recent High School Capacity Study that high school overcrowding is expected to peak in the next ten years. I’m sure this is no surprise to the frequents of our school’s...

Delete Those Old Social Media Accounts

Delete Those Old Social Media Accounts

November 9, 2018

When you walk away from your social media accounts forever, what really happens? Are your old accounts still accessible? Are they just left on the social network? It’s important to delete your old...

Take Advantages of “Time Off” During Thanksgiving

Take Advantages of “Time Off” During Thanksgiving

November 7, 2018

Thanksgiving has become synonymous with “big dinner”, but there’s so much more to Turkey Day than the turkey. Here are some activities to keep you busy all day long. 1.Volunteer at a homeless shelter  You can’t spell “Thanksgiving” without the “giving”. While you’re si...

Find a Pet That Fits Your Family

Find a Pet That Fits Your Family

October 29, 2018

Are you having trouble choosing a pet that fits you and your family the best? This decision can be very difficult if you don’t really know what you’re looking for.  The R.S.P.C.A says: “Research has shown that owning a pet can have a number of physical health benefits. Increased cardiovascular health (lower blood pressur...

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