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Learn to Identify Fake News

Learn to Identify Fake News

November 17, 2017

In today's political landscape, it seems that more and more news sources are sharing "fake news" and prioritizing their views over journalistic integrity. Many fake news stories were published...

Participate in the CHS Annual Turkey Trot

Participate in the CHS Annual Turkey Trot

November 17, 2017

The CHS Turkey Trot, held at CHS each Thanksgiving morning, will be entering its 14th year this year. As many Catonsville residents know, the Trot is a fun filled day with friends, family, music and prizes....

AP Spanish Attends Flamenco Fieldtrip

AP Spanish Attends Flamenco Fieldtrip

November 17, 2017

Flamenco dancing is an important part of Spanish culture, so it would only make sense that the Spanish class would have the chance to experience it, too. In October, the AP Spanish students took a fie...

Are Class Dues Too Expensive?

Are Class Dues Too Expensive?

November 11, 2017

Many students are unaware of their class dues until they attempt to buy prom tickets. Even those who do know about these fees are not quite sure why they exist. For those who don't know, class dues ...

Political Divisions Impact Students

Political Divisions Impact Students

November 11, 2017

This past election, at least to high schoolers, seemed to be the most divisive election in recent history. And, as only makes sense, when parents teach their kids their beliefs, they take those opinions...

The Case of the Disappearing GT Classes

The Case of the Disappearing GT Classes

November 1, 2017

Junior year. College is contemplated, classes become harder, and everything becomes more real.  Something that has changed as students become upperclassmen is the classes that are offered. GT options...

NHS Process Challenges Students

November 1, 2017

Juniors and seniors at CHS apply for the National Honor Society each fall; they have high hopes of getting in, especially after a long application process.   Requirements include a mandatory 3.3 GPA or higher, 5-10 hours of service, one essay, and multiple teacher references th...

The Whys of Elective Costs

The Whys of Elective Costs

October 26, 2017

Electives classes are usually the most popular and favored among students. They give students a chance to choose these classes, and electives can help students find hidden talents and passions.   ...

Is Summer Reading Worth It?

Is Summer Reading Worth It?

October 26, 2017

Although summer comes as a break for stressed high school students, there are always things to do, one of them being the infamous summer reading. Each summer, incoming freshmen and any returning high...

Society of Women Engineers Supports Female Students

Society of Women Engineers Supports Female Students

October 24, 2017

The Society of Women Engineers is a new club that was started by juniors Erin Kreis, Riley Sherwin, and Elizabeth Simpson. SWE meets every Tuesday and Thursday after school at 2:30. Tech Ed teacher Kevin...

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