The Observer

Science awards

By Bobby Hirsch

May 29, 2009


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Congratulations to Michael and Will Kovacs for winning awards in The American Society of Human Genetics DNA Essay Contest.  Michael won first place with his essay on the genetic and environmental interactions that can contribute to obesity.  He won a $400 prize and a $2,000 prize for the school to...

Summer courses by Signature Program

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor, Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor, and Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

May 29, 2009


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The CHS Signature Program will be offering Summer Symposiums for art, English, math, SAT Preparation, science and Study Strategies.  Math will be offering courses in both regular and honors Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus and Calculus.  English will be offering an AP 11 and AP 12 English...

CHS production of RENT earns award nominations

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

May 28, 2009


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Congratulations to the cast of RENT: School Edition which was nominated for four Cappie awards. The RENT Band was nominated for Best Orchestra; sophomore Josh Coyne was nominated for Best Male Vocalist; junior Shelby Sykes was nominated for Best Female Vocalist; and “I’ll Cover You (Reprise)” was...

Students’ art showcased

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

May 28, 2009


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Congratulations to senior Thomas Laprade and juniors Michelle Hahm and Alexandra Pope, who were selected to showcase their art at the Yellow Barn show at Glen Echo.  In addition, congratulations to Thomas Laprade, Michelle Shen, Michelle Cogut, Hashani Hettiarichchi, Sasiri Siripakorn, Mel White, Grant...

Lots of Thanks to recognize CHS teachers and staff

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

May 28, 2009


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CHS’ Lots of Thanks (LOT) program honors and commends teachers, administrators, and support personal for their countless contributions.  Students and parents can give thanks to those who have gone above and beyond by filling out the LOT forms, which are located outside of the attendance and c...

It’s Academic team ends it season

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

May 28, 2009


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Congratulations to It’s Academic for another fantastic season.  Out of the 81 teams that competed this season, CHS finished in the top nine.  CHS defeated Walter Johnson and Park View in their quarterfinal match.  Unfortunately the Bulldogs put up a valiant effort but fell short in their semi-f...

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