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AP World Offers Mock Practice Tests

AP World Offers Mock Practice Tests

February 23, 2018

On Saturday, February 3, dozens of sophomores attended school to - willingly - take a practice exam for an AP World History course.  While others their age were still sleeping, these students completed a long...

Barrett Reaches 1K Milestone

Barrett Reaches 1K Milestone

February 22, 2018

When a basketball team crushes their opponent 75-26, it seems uneventful and not newsworthy. However, that wasn’t the case on January 31st when senior shooting guard, Jameila Barrett, scored a caree...

Jones Serves as Interim Principal

Jones Serves as Interim Principal

February 21, 2018

Randallstown High assistant principal Michael Jones has been shadowing CHS principal Matt Ames during the first two weeks of February and currently is acting as an interim principal until March 2. During this...

Math Hosts SAT Lunch Bunches

Math Hosts SAT Lunch Bunches

February 6, 2018

At first glance, the words "SAT" and "lunch" don't seem to mesh, but CHS is starting a program to bridge the two. SAT Lunch Bunches are composed of sessions that run during B lunch in which students...

Lack of Girls Hurts STEM

Lack of Girls Hurts STEM

January 25, 2018

Little kids grow up with an idea of what they want to be. Some want to be a firefighter, police officer, president, or teacher. As time passes, these kids grow up, and they choose what they want to do...

High Depression Rates Affect Teens

High Depression Rates Affect Teens

January 25, 2018

High school life is loaded with social pressure, drama, and emotional rollercoasters. As students transition from childhood to adulthood, they are pressured with real-world challenges such as getting...

New Gender Sexuality Alliance at CHS

New Gender Sexuality Alliance at CHS

January 3, 2018

CHS has always had pride in being a safe and accepting school for its students. Recently, the Gay Straight Alliance led by Spanish teacher Will Grome, who left to teach at Hereford High, has been gone....

The Hardest Year of High School

The Hardest Year of High School

January 2, 2018

It's hard to believe that class registration for the 2018-19 school year has already begun. Although freshmen through junior classes partake in registering, sophomores may feel the most pressure since...

Pressure on Students to be Well-Rounded

Pressure on Students to be Well-Rounded

December 21, 2017

In recent years, the idea has been that many universities want a "well-rounded" student. They look at college application through a "holistic approach," which includes not only grades and GPA, but...

Robotics Competes in Task Challenges

Robotics Competes in Task Challenges

December 13, 2017

The Robotics club has been a club at CHS for many years. This club starts the year with designing robots to be entered in a competition. Last year, the students were tasked to build a robot who could lift...

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