The Observer

CHS Hires New Athletic Director

Jesse Smith will take over as the Athletic Director at CHS starting July 1, replacing Scott Rivinius.

By Nathan Deychman, Online Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2016

After three years as CHS’ Athletic Director, Scott Rivinius is stepping down to allow more time for his family. “My wife and I are having our third child this May, so I will need to be home more in the evenings,” Rivinius said. Rivinius enjoys being able to see teams perform at their best...

Young Voters, This is Your Primary Concern

Many students plan to vote in the 2016 Presidential election, though many admit they are politically unaware.

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

February 25, 2016

The 2016 Presidential Election is rapidly approaching, meaning that many upperclassmen at CHS will be eligible to vote and plan to do so. However, many of these students are not prepared for the responsibility of voting. Voting requires a general understanding of the candidates and their backgrounds,...

Teacher Showcases Art

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

November 24, 2015

Contrary to popular belief, teachers have a life outside of the classroom. In fact, Studio Art teacher Jacquelyn Washam has quite a life. Washam is one of the owners and premier artists of Gallery 322, an independent art gallery in Frederick, MD. The gallery will celebrate its five-year anniversary...

Friendly Ice Cream Man Serves Joy to CHS Community

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

September 29, 2015

Not all heroes wear capes. Some wear collared shirts and hand out snow cones. Forooz Amini, better known as Fred, sells ice cream at many of Potomac’s pools and schools, including Regency Estates and CHS. He has become a staple in the community through his reputation for high-quality customer service...

Senior Swimmer Commits

Olympic Trials qualifier senior Hannah Lindsey will join the University of Wisconsin Class of 2020. Lindsey proudly displays her Badger pride.

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

September 29, 2015

Congratulations to senior Hannah Lindsey who committed Sept. 14 to the University of Wisconsin for swimming. Lindsey has been swimming for CHS since her freshman year and is the two-time reigning state champion in the 100 meter backstroke. She also qualified for the 2016 Olympic Trials in the 200...

Hidden gems in the country’s most powerful city

Hidden gems in the country's most powerful city

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

April 28, 2015

Montgomery County’s proximity to our nation’s capital allows CHS students to journey there all the time, whether to experience the world’s largest collection of museums or to see some of the most recognizable monuments right in our nation’s capital. After a while, however, it can get a bit...

Maryland Master’s Award

By Nathan Deychman, Staff Writer

February 27, 2014

Congratulations to senior Adam Anderson who won a Maryland Masters Award for his photograph of a train at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore. The Maryland Master Award recognizes young, talented artists who have displayed extraordinary artistic skills reflecting the vision of Maryland's future. "Adam's...

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