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Battle of the Bands rocks CHS for the fourth time

Junior Ryan Swanson of Brielle, left, and senior Kevin Clark of Spring Lake, center, won the 2019 Battle of the Bands with their band

Abby Tellechea

March 19, 2019

The Class of 2019 and 2020 held the fourth annual Battle of the Bands on Friday, March 15. The event showcased performances from seven bands, with at least one CHS student in each band. The Boys, comprised of CHS students senior Kevin Clark of Spring Lake and junior Ryan Swanson of Brielle won the over...

Fashion show “blooms” into runway success

Junior Alessia Lubrano of Colts Neck, modeling for Wanderlust, strikes a pose upon reaching the end of the runway. This year's show featured 99 models and pieces from 11 boutiques.

Jordan Durkin

March 15, 2019

Students of all grades walked the runway during the “Bloom” Fashion Show on Friday, March 1. Some models sported casual looks like jeans and a tank top, while others strutted down the catwalk in their best prom attire. Senior Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach coordinated this year’s event, alon...

Latest fashions in full ‘bloom’ at CHS

Seniors and fashion show hosts Liam Marshall of Sea Girt and Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach model prom attire at their last fashion show.

Jordan Durkin

March 5, 2019

Students of all grades walked the runway during the “Bloom” Fashion Show on Friday, March 1. Some models sported casual looks like jeans and a tank top, while others strutted down the catwalk in their best prom attire. Senior Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach coordinated this year’s event, alon...

Seniors teach underclassmen before winter break

Seniors, from left, Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach, Alex Herrmann of Brielle and Audrey Wilenta of Wall teach chemistry for Erin Wheeler. They worked with seniors (not pictured) Jules Andersen of Howell and Kathryn Jemas of West Long Branch.

Meredith Prud'homme

January 6, 2019

Before heading to winter break, students participated in Senior Switch Day on Friday, Dec. 21. The Class of 2019 replaced teachers and taught classes for the day. Some students taught lessons while others took a laid-back approach to Senior Switch Day. Senior Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach took the position of...

Megerle hits her stride in cross country career

Madison Beekman

November 21, 2018

Growing up, senior Colleen Megerle of Colts Neck watched her parents and older siblings run. Now, her family returns the favor as she prepares for state championships. Megerle has been running since the seventh grade and now runs for her home high school, Colts Neck. She has won many awards, both in...

Seniors find first Spirit Week win with Super Scav

Junior and SGA council member Dane Tedder of Ocean talks to members of the senior class about items they collected for Super Scav.

Mia Gallo

November 5, 2018

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

Eight CHS seniors attended the Asbury Agile web conference on Friday, Oct. 5 with technology teacher Laura Gesin.

Colin Martin

October 14, 2018

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

Senior Audrey Wilenta of Wall bowls at Bowlmor Times Square as part of the Class of 2019's first senior trip.

Madison Beekman

September 29, 2018

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

The last song of the Summer Sendoff dance was

Nicole Sestito

September 18, 2018

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

Senior Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights learned various ways to treat injured patients during his service trip to Africa.

Evan Kuo

September 14, 2018

“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

Junior Rebecca Rippon of Ocean gives a two minute speech to the rising senior class. Rippon will serve as a Class of 2019 council member for her third time in the 2018-19 school year.

Isabella Antoon

June 15, 2018

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

Junior Sydney Karlin of Matawan practices for the NJSLA-S Science Testing in the workbook provided by chemistry teacher Erin Wheeler.

Mia Gallo

May 28, 2018

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...

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