The Observer

Minority Scholars Program aims to close the achievement gap

The Minority Scholars Program, MSP for short, is new to CHS. It plans to close the achievement gap by implementing new activities.

By Drew Ingall, Arts Editor

November 1, 2017

The Minority Scholars Program (MSP) is in its first full year of implementation at CHS.   They plan to implement new activities aimed at closing the achievement gap at CHS and having a diverse group of people to interact with one another.   “We have a lot of students that come...

MCPS students march to close the achievement gap

MCPS students march to close the achievement gap

By Alissa Li, Observations Editor

June 2, 2014

A sea of black and purple t-shirts flooded the streets of Rockville April 27, each shirt branded with the words “United Are We.” Students marched through the streets, raising awareness of the achievement gap and a program to combat it. The Minority Scholars Program (MSP) organized this march to...

CHS ranked best high school in Maryland

CHS ranked best high school in Maryland

By Julia Greenzaid, Online Breaking News

May 29, 2012

The May 2012 U.S. News and World Report awarded CHS first place out of 232 Maryland High Schools and ranked it 57th in the country for academic performance and preparation of students for college. According to USNews.com, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal to be eligible for a st...

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