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Class council elections and Drama Club picks new assistants

Class council elections and Drama Club picks new assistants

Samara Ghali
June 7, 2017
Filed under Club News, Showcase

The rising sophomore, junior and senior classes held elections today to decide the new class councils for the 2017-2018 school year. Candidates were narrowed down in a primary in May, and those remaining gave speeches to their prospective classmates. Election results were announced at the end of the...

Navy Team seals a victory at Color Wars

Navy Team seals a victory at Color Wars

Phoebe Drummond
June 2, 2017
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The horn of a trumpet erupted through the cafeteria when SGA president Jackie Geller of Manalapan announced that the Navy Team won Color Wars 2017. On Friday, June 2, CHS students dressed in colorful outfits, enjoyed a PSFA funded barbeque and battled it out at the annual CHS Color Wars. Color...

Club elections for CCC, NHS, NAHS and SkillsUSA

Club elections for CCC, NHS, NAHS and SkillsUSA

Kyle Galvin
May 21, 2017
Filed under Club News, Showcase

Throughout the week, four clubs elected new club officers for the 2017-2018 school year. The clubs included the Cultural Communications Club (CCC) and National Honor Society (NHS) on Tuesday, National Art Honor Society (NAHS) on Wednesday and SkillsUSA/National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) on Thursday. On...

Elected SGA members announced

Elected SGA members announced

Nicole Sestito
May 8, 2017
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Student Government Association candidates gave their speeches on Thursday, May 4 and students casted their votes after. All 5 winners, two executive and three council members, were announced to the entire school at dismissal that same day. Junior Jackie Geller of Manalapan won the executive election...

Drama Club debuts first ever musical

Drama Club debuts first ever musical

Isabella Antoon
May 7, 2017
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The Drama Club performed their annual spring production on May 5 and 6 at Belmar Elementary School. In past years, the Drama Club has performed at CHS and the Jersey Shore Arts Center, but this year the club’s first musical, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” was performed at Bel...

Class of 2017 wins Spring Spirit Week

Class of 2017 wins Spring Spirit Week

Mia Gallo
April 30, 2017
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Spring Spirit Week came to an end on Friday, April 28. On Thursday, April 27, the theme was Generations Day. The freshmen dressed up as babies, the sophomores were angsty teens, the juniors were professional adults and the seniors were senior citizens. The lunchtime event was Balloon Pop. Two gir...

Spring Spirit Week 2017: Thursday Recap

Brigid Garrett
April 27, 2017
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https://youtu.be/UEvVqdpeapU Generations day and the balloon pop competition both took place on Thursday April 27. The results for the day were freshmen with 110 points, sophomores with 125 points, juniors with 130 points and seniors with 135 points.

Spirit Week continues with Elephant Bowling and Build-a-Beast

Spirit Week continues with Elephant Bowling and Build-a-Beast

Allie Beekman
April 26, 2017
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Three days into Spring Spirit Week 2017, the junior class leads with 105 points, followed by the seniors and sophomores tied with 100 points and the freshmen with 70 points. On Tuesday, April 25, the classes went head to head in the lunchtime competition, Elephant Bowling. The Class of 2019 made up...

Spring spirit week kicks off with a sweet start

Spring spirit week kicks off with a sweet start

Neil Estrada
April 24, 2017
Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

Spring Spirit Week kicked off today, with the theme of Pajama Day and the lunchtime event Cupcake Wars. Many chose to wear comfortable pajama bottoms and a top while others chose nightgowns or robes. Some students elected to wear onesies characterizing a tiger, pig or a minion. All grades earned 20 ...

SGA introduces new events to Spring Spirit Week

SGA introduces new events to Spring Spirit Week

Caroline Monaghan
April 23, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

The 2017 Spring Spirit Week is this week, but the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed ways to improve it since November. Changes include different procedures, point values and events. Senior Mark DiSpignia of Lincroft is the President of SGA. He was a part of these decisions regarding Sp...

Vatican City takes first place at annual CCC festival

Vatican City takes first place at annual CCC festival

Sarah McNey and Cailey Ruderman
April 2, 2017
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The Cultural Communications Club took Monmouth County on a world tour during the annual Communications High School Cultural Festival on March 31. Club members formed groups representing 22 countries from six continents while colorful displays of art and food filled the halls of CHS. Inspired by St....

CHS students are also first-generations americans

CHS students are also first-generations americans

Caroline Monaghan
April 1, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Sophomore Sebrina Gao of Manalapan speaks fluent Mandarin, eats Chinese food almost every day and wears slippers around her house. Gao is a first-generation American. Dictionary.com describes first-generation Americans as those who are “first generation of a family to be born in a particular cou...

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