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CHS wins 2019 Congressional App Challenge

Seniors Vaughn Battista of Tinton Falls, Colin Martin of Middletown, Jack Hester of Oceanport, and Mike Cielecki of Spring Lake Heights pose with Java teacher Laura Gesin.

Meredith Prud'homme

December 14, 2019

Months of work from students in Ms. Gesin’s Java class for the 2019 Congressional App Challenge in New Jersey’s fourth congressional district paid off, as CHS came out victorious with a first, second and third place sweep announced on Monday, Dec. 9. The first place winners included seniors Mike Ciele...

Viggiano speaks fluently in five digital dialects

Viggiano next to a computer displaying code he has written.

Kaitlyn Delaney and Timothy Wilburn

November 15, 2019

Like many young boys, freshman Mark Viggiano of Ocean spent his time in elementary school playing Minecraft with his friends. But, in fifth grade, the world of building digital homes and villages unexpectedly allowed Viggiano to “level-up” from a zombie-fighting gamer to a coding expert. In 2014,...

Coding classes ‘develop’ student success

Sophomore Erin Carr of Wall submits her code for Intro to Programming on Google Classroom.

Isabella Antoon and Meredith Prud'homme

November 21, 2018

With over 49,000 computer science bachelor's degrees awarded to students in 2015, there has been a 15 percent rise from the previous year, according to Education Weekly. The world of computer programming seems to rapidly expand each year, which makes a base knowledge of the subject much more desired a...

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