The Observer

‘Observer’ presents Top 12 shows to binge-watch

By Jane Zankman, Senior Writer

May 29, 2014

While some of us get to soak up the sun on exotic islands or explore European cities during spring break, many CHS students are either going on college road trips or relaxing at home. Binge-watching is a phenomena that has been fueled by streaming websites like Netflix, Hulu and HBOGo, where you can...

‘Captain America: Winter Soldier’ swoops into theaters

‘Captain America: Winter Soldier’ swoops into theaters

By Thomas Atkinson, Public Relations Manager

May 29, 2014

CHS Assemble! Captain America, the world’s first Avenger and a fan-favorite at CHS, swings into theaters this April 4. “I like Cap because he is one of Marvel’s most interesting characters,” sophomore Enoch Lee said. “He depicts what America should be and not what it necessarily is today....

CHS looks to enhance 2014 Festival of Arts

CHS looks to enhance 2014 Festival of Arts

By Catherine Goohs, Senior Writer

May 29, 2014

This year, viewers of CHS’ annual Festival of Arts, held April 28 through May 1, will be able to see presentations from the performing arts classes, have the chance to participate in a silent auction and get to view artwork done by faculty in a special staff section. The festival will feature one-act...

Arts Academy members prepare Capstone projects

Arts Academy members prepare Capstone projects

By Kim Rooney, Production Editor

May 29, 2014

Ever since she joined the Academy of Creative and Performing Arts, senior Leslie Sterling has been preparing to complete her senior capstone project—building her portfolio of photographs, choosing a theme and designing a poster to advertise her display. Seniors in the Visual Arts focus of the Arts...

What’s Trending This Month

By Arjun Swaminathan, Online Arts Editor

May 29, 2014

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Marvel’s latest film release and sequel to Captain America: The First Avenger is an action-packed blockbuster filled with stunning special effects and an intriguing storyline.  Chris Evans (Fantastic Four, The Avengers) and Scarlett Johannson (The Avengers, Iron Ma...

April Fools! CHS students get creative with pranks.

April Fools! CHS students get creative with pranks.

By By Jordan Janis and Katherine Michael, Staff Writers

March 28, 2012

Montgomery Country Board of Education has recently announced that starting next school year, Mondays will be removed from the school week because students are too tired Monday mornings. April Fools! On April 1, adults and children all over the world play pranks and practical jokes on each other...

Analysis skills learned in English class apply to life

By Eric Levin, Staff Writer

May 5, 2010

“When will we ever have to use this in real life?” Many students frequently ask this question or some variation of it in regard to any number of classes here at CHS.   I myself confess to being a victim of this crime. I do not see any purpose in logarithms unless, unbeknownst to me, they can...

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