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CHS Top Engineer School

CHS offers many classes, including  AP Physics Mechanics and AP Physics Electricity and Magnetism, which prepare students for the rigor of pursuing an engineering major once they are in college.

By Brooke Weiner, Advertising Manager

March 22, 2016

It’s no secret that CHS offers top-of-the-line academics. Over the years, CHS has received numerous awards and accolades for its excellent performance across the board. Recently, the University of Maryland named CHS the eighth-largest source of students for its Clark School for Engineering. The...

Maryland schools rank 1st: State earns B-plus average

Maryland schools rank 1st: State earns  B-plus average

By Natalie Cortez, Contest Manager

February 27, 2013

Maryland public schools, for the fifth consecutive year, remain the highest ranked in the nation, according to a national report released Jan.10. According to Education Weekly, the nation’s leading education publication, the state received an 87.5 B-plus grade with Massachusetts only 3.4 points behin...

Rankings reveal acheivement gap between races

Rankings reveal acheivement gap between races

By By Julia Greenzaid, Fact Checker

February 21, 2012

Despite Maryland’s ranking as the number one state for public education for the fourth consecutive year, its large achievement gaps have recently been brought to attention. After Education Week came out with the state rankings for public education Jan. 11, 2011, the Maryland Campaign for Achievement...

NSPA recognizes ‘Observer’

NSPA recognizes 'Observer'

By Luke Frentsos, Sports Photo Editor

November 23, 2011

The Churchill Observer received an All-American ranking from the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) for last year’s publications. The All American is the highest rating that the NSPA gives to a pub- lication. To receive this ranking, the Observer needed to earn a total of 3,200 points...

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