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Take away costumes, take away fun: A Halloween tradition that schools should permit

Take away costumes, take away fun: A Halloween tradition that schools should permit

Sally Ehlers

December 16, 2017

It’s finally Halloween season and the fall festivities have begun: pumpkin picking, hay rides, haunted houses, candy shopping and costume selection. Costumes are the most iconic parts of Halloween, but some elementary and middle schools are considering banning kids from wearing their costumes to school. Arguments...

Spirit Week’s spooky second day

Spirit Week’s spooky second day

Michelle Etienne

October 31, 2017

On Tuesday Oct. 31 students participated in the second day of Spirit Week and came to school in costume for participation points. Students entered the lunchtime costume contest in an effort to win their class more points for Spirit Week. The second day of the Scavenger Hunt also took place with th...

From Hairspray to History: Halloween costume contest to culminate Fall Spirit Week

From Hairspray to History: Halloween costume contest to culminate Fall Spirit Week

Emma Wilenta and Caroline Savage

October 29, 2014

Fall Spirit Week’s annual costume contest takes place this Friday, the date of Halloween. Categories for Halloween costumes include most creative, which alumni Billie Haas of Deal won last year with her Common Application costume. Like Haas, freshman Karoline Winzer of Marlboro will design her Halloween...

Students show off costumes at Halloween dance

Students show off costumes at Halloween dance

October 28, 2014

By EMMA MCCAFFREY – Students at CHS dressed up in their Halloween costumes a week early for the annual Halloween Dance. SkillsUSA hosted the dance on Friday, Oct. 24 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. Members of the club stayed after school to decorate the cafeteria with neon lights and cobwebs to capture the graveyard...

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