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Seniors find first Spirit Week win with Super Scav

Seniors find first Spirit Week win with Super Scav

Mia Gallo

November 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

Fall Spirit Week came to a close on Friday, Nov. 2 with the seniors securing their first Spirit Week win with 375 points. The juniors followed closely with 358 points, the sophomores came in third with 313 points and the freshmen rounded out with 259 points. Friday’s theme was High School Stereotypes...

Advanced Java and Web Design seniors attend Asbury Agile

Advanced Java and Web Design seniors attend Asbury Agile

Colin Martin

October 14, 2018


Filed under News

Eight students taking either Advanced Java or Advanced Web Design attended the Asbury Agile web conference on Friday, Oct. 5, led by technology teacher Laura Gesin. Throughout the day, students attended presentations led by professionals in computer programming and design fields. Senior Kathryn Jema...

Times Square ‘serves’ seniors a fun day

Times Square ‘serves’ seniors a fun day

Madison Beekman

September 29, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The class of 2019 took one of their final trips together to New York City this past Wednesday, Sept. 26. The seniors walked around Times Square, bowled at Bowlmor Lanes and saw the Broadway musical “Waitress.” Although the trip had a rough start for senior James Krall of Middletown, he had a ...

Back-to-School dance celebrates summer

Back-to-School dance celebrates summer

Nicole Sestito

September 18, 2018


Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

The annual back-to-school dance was held on Friday, Sept. 14 in the cafeteria. Many students arrived dressed in beach attire to match the “Summer Sendoff” theme. The dance kicked off this year by saying goodbye to summer and hello to the school year. The senior class held the first school dance...

Martin pursues passion for medicine in Nigeria

Martin pursues passion for medicine in Nigeria

Evan Kuo

September 14, 2018


Filed under 1 in 300, Features

“There is a child running around Nigeria with a scar because of me, so that’s great,” senior Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights said while recounting his trip. Despite what his story implied, Martin had only good intentions when he stitched up the child’s wound. In the summer of 2017, he tra...

Ho, Burgi and Trentalange elected presidents

Ho, Burgi and Trentalange elected presidents

Isabella Antoon

June 15, 2018


Filed under News

The rising sophomore, junior and senior classes held their elections on June 5 throughout the school. Each grade elected a president, vice president and council members to serve during the 2018-2019 school year. The Class of 2021 elected Georgia Trentalange of Middletown as president along with vice...

Juniors take new standardized science test

Juniors take new standardized science test

Mia Gallo

May 28, 2018


Filed under News

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...

SkillsUSA/NTHS elects new council

SkillsUSA/NTHS elects new council

Madison Beekman

May 21, 2018


Filed under Club News

As the school year winds down and the seniors prepare to depart for college, clubs at CHS must prepare for the upcoming year and elect new councils. On Friday, May 18, SkillsUSA members elected their new council for the 2018-2019 school year. Juniors Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights, Alexis Colucci...

Students take AP Calculus exam

Students take AP Calculus exam

Madison Beekman

May 16, 2018


Filed under News

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...

Class of 2018 hosts Gatsby-themed prom

Class of 2018 hosts Gatsby-themed prom

Madison Beekman and Riley Forrester

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Ruderman gets General Manager in Radio Club elections

Ruderman gets General Manager in Radio Club elections

Allie Beekman

May 14, 2018


Filed under Club News

Club elections kicked off on Wednesday, May 9 when Radio Club held elections for its 2018-19 council. Juniors Cailey Ruderman of Marlboro, Kaitlyn Hammond of Wall, Amanda Lavery of Marlboro and Michael Topper of Ocean took the four council spots. Together, Hammond, Lavery and Topper make up the radio show "Dis...

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Isabella Antoon

May 4, 2018


Filed under News

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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