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Renn Fest: A CHS Favorite

Renn Fest: A CHS Favorite

October 26, 2018

The Rennaissance, an era ranging from the 14th - 17th century, was a time of art, culture, and music. This time period is popular one for annual festivals, and, from August to October, there...

Teachers’ Ideas for Fall Activities in Maryland

Teachers’ Ideas for Fall Activities in Maryland

October 23, 2018

It’s that time of the year again. The leaves are falling off the trees, and the temperatures are dropping; at least their supposed to be.  It’s time to start planning festivities for the season.   ...

Dealing with the Loss of a Family Member

Dealing with the Loss of a Family Member

October 23, 2018

Family. They’re the most important people in the world and losing a loved one can tear a person apart. Losing anyone you care about dearly can be painful and hard to get over.  According to the American Psychological Association, “When a death takes place, you may experience a wide range of ...

How to Deal with Anxiety

How to Deal with Anxiety

October 16, 2018

Have you ever been nervous about your grades? Dealt with peer pressure? Worried about your future and/or what your career would be? Dealt with pressure from your parents, like when they ask you if you...

Ocean’s 8 Follows a Formula, Offers Female Twist

Ocean’s 8 Follows a Formula, Offers Female Twist

October 16, 2018

Ocean’s 8, the fourth movie in the Ocean’s trilogy of heist films, tells a familiar story with a refreshing “girl power” approach. Sadly, the film, all about heisting a famous necklace at the...

A Threat of Internet Censorship

A Threat of Internet Censorship

October 12, 2018

Internet censorship is a common occurrence in countries like China, Cuba, Vietnam, and North Korea. Countries with internet censorship normally have government structures that are either one-party systems...

Welcome to Social Studies, Rachel Mann

October 10, 2018

Rachel Mann is one of Catonsville High’s newest additions. She teaches American Government and Psychology.   Growing up in Finksburg Carroll County with an older brother, Ms. Mann learned what life was like on a farm. While working with animals there, she developed th...

Missing Your Summer Vacation Yet?

Missing Your Summer Vacation Yet?

October 10, 2018

Fall may have already started, but students still recall their vacations. Summer vacation was a time to relax, have fun, hangout with friends, and be stress-free. CHS students and staff had many fun...

Meet New College Counselor, Ms. Weston

Meet New College Counselor, Ms. Weston

October 10, 2018

CHS has hired a new college counselor for student services, Lauren Weston. BCPS provided this position at each high school, dedicated to assisting students in their college path.  Ms. Weston is new to BCPS with CHS being her first job in the system.   “I’ve had an amazing experien...

Pamela Flynn: New Member of World Languages

Pamela Flynn: New Member of World Languages

October 4, 2018

Pamela Flynn is one of the newest world language teachers at CHS, transferring from Owings Mills. While she was at Owings Mills, she was a department chair for 18 years and had a lot of responsibilities...

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