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CCHS Hat Policy… Changing?

November 5, 2019 6:23am | Alisha Hasan

CCHS students have long had complaints regarding the current hat policy, which only allows them to wear CCHS hats and beanies. Recently, however, the administration took up this issue with ASB. They eventually reached a consensus: that if students are willing to compromise their AirPods and […]

Earlier AP Exam Registration Starting 2019-2020

November 3, 2019 3:20pm | Juliette Healy

Starting this 2019-2020 school year, the College Board has required all students to register for their AP exams between October 14 – 25, 2019. Many people have questioned why the College Board has moved up the registration dates from early March, and the company has […]

Kurdish Conflict in Syria

October 31, 2019 7:27pm | Josie Peinemann

The Middle East has fallen apart in the past few weeks.   It all started with Donald Trump’s executive decision to withdraw American soldiers that had been stationed in Syria to aid and protect the Kurds from outside threats. The Kurds are stateless, meaning that […]

Trump Impeachment Explained

October 23, 2019 7:37pm | Caitlin Polesetsky

Today’s youth has to be informed on today’s politics and issues. So let’s sit down and talk about the current Trump impeachment inquiry. First, we need some backstory, so let’s take a step back and ask ourselves a question: how did this all happen?   […]

Freshman President and Vice President Announced

October 15, 2019 7:28pm | Caitlin Polesetsky

On Monday, October 7th, CCHS announced on the loud speaker that Jones Hoddur was voted freshman president, and Karuna Namala was voted freshman vice president! Congratulations to both of them — we look forward to a great year with you two in office. When asked […]

2019 College and Career Fair

October 4, 2019 6:17pm | Alisha Hasan

This year’s annual College Fair took place on Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 6-8 pm. University representatives from over 125 out of state, private, and public institutions worldwide attended. This year, as compared to the previous year, more notable private and out of state institutions⁠— […]

Fire at Notre-Dame: Remembering the Importance of Historical Structures

May 14, 2019 2:23am | Brandon Kim

The world awoke to a major shock on April 15 when the cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris was discovered to have gone up in a devastating fire. The fire was believed to have broken out at around 6:20 Central European Summer Time, with over 400 […]

Macy’s and Becca’s Closet Show Love to Girls in Need

April 28, 2019 5:00am | Meadow Vokes

On April 15, 2019, a special event was held for those searching for a prom dress in response to the financial burden that it can cause. Thanks to the partnership between Macy’s and Becca’s Closet, many girls were given the opportunity to not only go […]

Virgin Orbit Tour

April 28, 2019 4:59am | Sascha Goldsmith

The CCHS robotics team was recently allowed to take a tour of the Virgin Orbit HQ and factory in Long Beach California. The tour was organized by team member Sophie Doumitt, who was able to make some fantastic connections with an employee of the organization. […]

(Some) 2020 Presidential Candidates

April 9, 2019 12:25am | Amol Shome

Note: This article does not list all presidential candidates for the 2020 election, recent (it was written in March of 2019) or otherwise. BERNIE SANDERS (D) Having been engaged in political activism since the 1960s, Sanders’ electoral political experience began with his joining of the […]