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Pink Team pounces to win Color Wars

Pink Team pounces to win Color Wars

Nicole Sestito

June 3, 2018


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Senior Jackie Geller of Manalapan performed her final task as president of SGA: announcing the Pink Team's 2018 Color Wars victory in the final seconds of the school day. On Friday, June 1, CHS students dressed up in their teams’ colors, recited chants and participated in both sporting and non-sport...

DV Club hosts ‘Unlucky 13’ film festival

DV Club hosts ‘Unlucky 13’ film festival

Isabella Antoon

May 29, 2018


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The Digital Video club held their 13th annual Cinemadness film festival at Bow Tie Cinemas in Red Bank on Thursday, May 24. Students submitted films made during the school year to be viewed, giving them an opportunity to watch their videos on a movie screen for the first time. The theme for this yea...

Juniors take new standardized science test

Juniors take new standardized science test

Mia Gallo

May 28, 2018


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The State of New Jersey released a field test for their new wave of testing that began this school year. The New Jersey Student Learning Assessment for Science (NJSLA – S) is based on the New Jersey science curriculum that has been in action since 2014. This standardized science testing replaced the bi...

Selected students attend Monmouth County Youth Wellness Summit

Selected students attend Monmouth County Youth Wellness Summit

Sarah McNey

May 22, 2018


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The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide (SPTS) hosted its annual Monmouth County Youth Wellness Summit at Brookdale Community College’s Lincroft campus on Tuesday, May 22. The event was sponsored by Brookdale and Manasquan Bank. Three seniors, two juniors and one sophomore attended this year...

Students take AP Calculus exam

Students take AP Calculus exam

Madison Beekman

May 16, 2018


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Along with students across the nation, 23 CHS students took the AP Calculus AB exam on Tuesday, May 15. Junior Jules Andersen of Howell took the exam and said she did a lot of preparation work, mostly in class, prior to Tuesday. “In the beginning we did a lot of free response practice questions and then we mo...

Students elect new SGA members

Students elect new SGA members

Nicole Sestito

May 15, 2018


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On Tuesday, May 15, the Student Government Association (SGA) candidates gave their speeches and students casted their votes. Two executive positions and three council members were announced via email to the school at the end of the day. Junior Liam Marshall of Sea Girt won the executive election f...

Class of 2018 hosts Gatsby-themed prom

Class of 2018 hosts Gatsby-themed prom

Madison Beekman and Riley Forrester

May 14, 2018


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The Class of 2018 hosted the annual junior and senior prom on Friday, May 11, which took place at Trump National Golf Club in Colts Neck. This year's theme was "The Great Gatsby." Class of 2018 council member Caroline Savage of Brielle said the entire grade helped decide on the theme, since it was...

Drama Club seniors take final bow in “You Can’t Take It With You”

Drama Club seniors take final bow in “You Can’t Take It With You”

Izzy Erskine

May 7, 2018


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The Drama Club put on their last production for the 2017-2018 year, presenting “You Can’t Take it With You," where the seniors gave their final performances and farewells to the Drama Club family. Seniors director Lara Graney of Belmar and producer Izzy Cavazzoni of Wall collaborated with their ...

NAHS inducts new members, puts on annual art show

NAHS inducts new members, puts on annual art show

Meredith Prud'homme

May 5, 2018


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On Friday May 4, the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) hosted the annual art show and NAHS induction. NAHS inducted 30 new members after meeting the requirements for the club. The event showcased students’ artistic abilities by displaying sketchbooks, paintings, animations and more. The show in...

CHS students walk out in solidarity with national movement

CHS students walk out in solidarity with national movement

Katherine Lombardi

May 4, 2018


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In solidarity against gun violence and to honor the victims of the Majority Stoneman Douglas tragedy in Parkland, Fl., CHS students walked out during the school day on March 14. It was part of the Nationwide School Walkout, a movement that included high schools across America. In accordance with...

CCC Festival garners over $3,000 for St. Jude’s

CCC Festival garners over $3,000 for St. Jude’s

Jordan Durkin

May 4, 2018


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The Cultural Communications Club (CCC) hosted its 14th annual Cultural Festival on March 16, following the theme of “Harmony.” There were 25 groups of CHS students, each  representing a country by making displays, serving food and providing attendees with information about their country’s culture...

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Isabella Antoon

May 4, 2018


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The Columbia Scholastic Press Association welcomed 10 staff members of The Inkblot to its Spring Conference at Columbia University in New York City from Wednesday, March 14 to Friday, March 16. Inkblot representatives experienced life on a college campus by attending seminars along with other studen...

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