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Students continue Color Wars celebrations at beach bonfire

Left to right: Junior Vaughn Battista of Tinton Falls, junior Dane Tedder of Ocean, junior Ryan Swanson of Brielle, senior Will Dean of Middletown, and senior Gia Caruso of Howell.

Madison Beekman

June 9, 2019

After a day of exciting Color Wars festivities, CHS students and families came together for the last annual bonfire at Belmar Beach on Friday, June 7. The Parent Student Faculty Association (PSFA) hosted the event, and incoming freshmen were also invited to meet some of their future classmates. In...

NAHS and SkillsUSA elect new councils

Juniors Jill Tracy of Belmar and Lila Nathanson of Long Branch.

Madison Beekman

June 4, 2019

As the school year comes to a close, clubs elect their new council members while they say goodbye to their seniors. This was just the case on May 9 for the National Art Honors Society (NAHS) and on May 23 for SkillsUSA when those clubs selected their new council members. The NAHS council will consist of President J...

Class of 2021 elects their junior council

Rising senior Isabella Carmona-Ramirez was elected SGA president for the 2020-2021 school year.

Emma Barofsky

June 3, 2019

On May 31, the Class of 2021 gathered in room 107 in order to choose their upcoming council members for the 2019-2020 school year. With 19 students running for a position, a total of five were elected.   The junior class council will consist of President Isabella Carmona-Ramirez of Long Branch, Vic...

Class of 2020 elects their last council

Rising senior Vaughn Battista of Tinton Falls was elected class president on Friday.

Meredith Prud'homme

June 3, 2019

On May 31, the Class of 2020 elected their class council for the 2019-2020 school year starting in the fall. To secure a position on council, 10 juniors gave two minute speeches in the cafeteria in order to fill the five council positions. The senior class council will consist of President Vaughn Battis...

Quill and Scroll resumes after year-long hiatus, inducts new members

Senior Erica Sammarco of Colts Neck lights her candle using the 'candle of truth'.

Meredith Prud'homme

June 3, 2019

On May 31, sophomores, juniors, and seniors of The Inkblot were inducted into the student journalism honor society, Quill and Scroll, in room 107 during lunch. After the honor society’s one year-long hiatus, juniors Maddy Holobinko of Monmouth Beach and Emily Toro of Manalapan brought Quill and Scroll...

Class of 2022 elects their sophomore council

Freshman Sam Skolnick of Hazlet makes her speech prior to being elected as president.

Lana Tomchuk

June 3, 2019

On May 31, the Class of 2022 held elections in room 105 for their sophomore class council, set to serve for the 2019-2020 school year. After 11 candidates were chosen in primaries, students gave speeches to their class in hopes of filling the five council positions. The sophomore council will consist of Presid...

Freshman class goes to Wreck Pond

Wreck Pond underwent dune restoration in 2015 to connect the pond to the ocean through a 600 foot culvert.

Sam Skolnick and Lana Tomchuk

May 24, 2019

On May 22 and 23, the Class of 2022 attended the annual Wreck Pond class trip in Spring Lake. The American Littoral Society hosted the trip with the goal to help spread awareness about Wreck Pond and its inhabitants. Freshman Olivia Stauder of Millstone enjoyed the trip and the opportunity to ge...

SGA holds election for 2019-2020 school year

Junior Liam Jamolod of Howell gives his speech prior to the announcement of his presidency.

Jordan Durkin

May 19, 2019

On Friday, May 17, CHS students gathered in the cafeteria to select their Student Government Association (SGA) council for the 2019-2020 school year, equipped with two executives and three members of council. Students elected junior Liam Jamolod of Howell as their SGA President and junior Dane Tedde...

DV Club hosts 14th annual Cinemadness film festival

Emma Barofsky

May 17, 2019

The Digital Video Club held their 14th annual film festival, Cinemadness, at Bow Tie Cinemas in Red Bank on Thursday, May 16. Attendees were able to watch the student-made films in the theater. Sophomore Ravenna Gemignani of Oceanport made her second appearance in the festival. Gemignani has a strong pas...

CCC spreads “Love Across Borders” with cultural festival

The Chorus club, comprised of students in various grade levels, performs

Olivia Conkling and Beatrice Karron

May 17, 2019

Students scrambled around CHS to transform the school into displays of various countries on Friday, April 14 for the 15th annual Cultural Communications Club (CCC) festival, titled “Love Without Borders.” 19 countries took part in the festival after weeks of preparation including food, art, r...

Sophomore class sees “The Crucible”

Arthur Miller wrote

Michael Rau

May 16, 2019

The Class of 2021 attended the 10 a.m. performance of “The Crucible” on Wednesday, May 15, at the Algonquin Arts Theatre in Manasquan. The “National Players”, a ten-member touring theater group, performed the show based on the novel by Arthur Miller. The Class of 2021 read the book in thei...

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