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Is senior skip day really worth it?

Is senior skip day really worth it?

By Sacha Feldberg, Arts Editor

November 10, 2019

It’s Friday, Nov. 1: senior skip day. There are just 6 kids in my Research Project class today, and 8 in AP Statistics. Nineteen have showed up to AP Spanish—out of a class of about 30—but only four are seniors.  I ask senior Sharol Hsieh in Honors World why she came to school today. “Why not?...

Mr. Churchill Is A Success, Covers Wide Range of Topics

Mr. Churchill Is A Success, Covers Wide Range of Topics

By Peter Durand, Senior Writer

April 19, 2016

CHS hosted its annual “Mr. Churchill” performance on April 14, an event where several junior and senior boys go on stage to perform a talent and amuse the audience with a question and answer session, among other activities. Contestants included juniors Niko Papageorge, Thomas Atkinson, Ryan Hughes and Vin...

‘Most attractive’ is least attractive superlative

‘Most attractive’ is least attractive superlative

By Ana Faguy, Senior Writer

April 29, 2015

Second semester senior year is filled with fun events centered around class bonding and bringing the students together for a final hurrah before they graduate and move onto the next stage of life. One of these events is the senior banquet, consisting of dinner, pictures, friends and the ever-popular...

The Senior Olympics

The Senior Olympics

By Emily Wang, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

They are Olympians filled with the determination and passion to win, yet they are not the Olympians everyone knows. Every year, about 1,500 senior-citizens over the age of 50 participate in the Maryland Senior Olympics. The Maryland Senior Olympics takes place once a year and has a variety of events:...

Seniors enjoy annual banquet

Seniors enjoy annual banquet

By Ana Faguy, News Editor

May 2, 2014

CHS seniors gathered at the Marriott Bethesda North Hotel and Conference Center for the annual Senior Banquet May 1. The event included a meal, an awards ceremony and a slideshow. Through the organization of the Class of 2014 Executive Board and their advisor Shelly Perrett, the seniors enjoyed a...

Seniors celebrate at senior breakfast

Seniors celebrate at senior breakfast

By Julia Heimlich, Features Editor

April 25, 2014

A swarm of hungry teenagers crowded the CHS cafeteria April 25 to share one of their last big moments together as the class of 2014. The CHS Parent Student Teacher Association (PTSA) runs the annual senior breakfast as a way to commemorate students finishing off their final year of high school. “It’s...

Seniors spend more than they realize on open lunch

By Jordan Maser, Features Editor

February 26, 2014

Whether a student indulges in fast food five days a week or splurges twice a week on a grande-normous low fat extra hot quad shot latte with whipped cream coupled with an overpriced salad, seniors are spending more money on lunch than they realize. Many CHS seniors take advantage of their lunch break by going to l...

Seniors receive awards

Seniors receive awards

By Erica Spaeth, General Photo editor

May 30, 2013

Congratulations to two students for receiving awards from the Black Educators Association of Montgomery County Schools.  Senior Adrien Bossogo-Eguom won a scholarship and senior Tina Brownlee won a community leader certificate. Congratulations to both students.

Congratulations, Seniors!

Congratulations, Seniors!

By Sammi SIlber, Observations editor

May 30, 2013

Congratulations to the Class of 2013 seniors for their hardwork over the past four years to get where they are today.  They will be graduating from CHS on May 28 at 2:30 p.m. at DAR Constitution Hall.

Rachel Goslins announced as graduation speaker

By Michael Fox, Sports Photo Editor

May 29, 2013

CHS chose Rachel Goslins, Executive Director of the President’s Committee of the Arts and Humanities, as the guest speaker for the Class of 2013’s graduation May 28 at DAR Constitution Hall. Goslins works closely with President Barack Obama and the White House to discuss ways to improve humanitie...

Class of 2012 Senior Superlatives

Class of 2012 Senior Superlatives

May 1, 2012

Best Smile: Nikki Jordan and Jack Rome Best Personality: Julie Gelb and Alec Fanaroff Most Stylish: Hannah Cooper and Kenneth Leong Best Class Project Partner: Naomi Gutkind and Brian Bontempo Class Clown: Shannon Quinn and Nadim Elhage Best Physique: Katie Skrzyniarz and Jack Butler Cutest Couple: Nikki Jordan a...

Seniors lead indoor track

Seniors lead indoor track

By By Zoe Forster, Business Manager

December 20, 2011

 The track team participated in the MCPS scrimmage at Prince George’s Sports Complex in Landover, MD Dec. 3. Because it was a scrimmage, no official results were recorded, and many of the top returning athletes did not participate, including seniors Will Conway, Luke Shannon, Sushen Thiyagajaran, Dani...

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