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Breakdown of Final AP Class Grades

Breakdown of Final AP Class Grades

May 22, 2018

Quarter grades, finals, and AP tests... it's hard to get them all straight. They can all play a role in your overall grade, but the system differs for every teacher. Why is every class different? And what...

Between Ta-Nehisi Coates and CHS

Between Ta-Nehisi Coates and CHS

May 22, 2018

Ta-Nehisi Coates: author, journalist, educator, comic book writer and national correspondent of The Atlantic, a reporter who publishes articles about African American societal, cultural, and po...

The Link Between Social Media and Depression

The Link Between Social Media and Depression

May 22, 2018

Today's high school students belong to Generation Z, which is also being characterized as the "iGeneration," due to their presumed overdependence on technology--and that characterization is nothing less...

Dangers in Teen Driving

Dangers in Teen Driving

May 22, 2018

High schools are typically very excited to get their licenses and be able to go driving wherever they want, whenever they want. For many high school drivers getting a license signifies more freedom...

Healthy Snacks for CHS

Healthy Snacks for CHS

May 20, 2018

Here in Catonsville, we love to snack. Snacking is something that everybody loves to do. However, it is very easy to snack on unhealthy and fattening foods and not think about what your snacks have...

Students and Morning Routines

Students and Morning Routines

May 20, 2018

The morning is a struggle for most people, especially when it's time to go to school. Many factors contribute to how long it takes you to get ready in the morning, one of which is gender. The usual stereotype...

Sugar, the Hidden Diet Danger

Sugar, the Hidden Diet Danger

May 8, 2018

With all the new movies coming out this year, you're most likely going to end up eating some sort of candy at some time while going out to see a film. With that in mind you might think about how your...

How to Avoid Injury in the Weight Room

How to Avoid Injury in the Weight Room

May 8, 2018

As a teenager, one's self-image is a big concern. Many teenagers, especially males, resort to training with weights to build muscle mass and change their image. There is nothing wrong with growing...

Top 7 AP Studying Tips

Top 7 AP Studying Tips

May 7, 2018

AP tests are coming to CHS this week and next. What are some methods to maximize your chances of getting a 5 on the test? Here are the top 7 AP studying skills to help you out.   Create a Study Schedule: Start by taking a short 10 minutes to plan the day and time you will practice AP for each month. It doesn’...

Stressed for Success

Stressed for Success

May 4, 2018

Stress is inevitable, especially for a high school student. Students have a lot of pressure in school, their life outside of school accumulated with their school work leads to a student's stress for...

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