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Instructional Council meets for February

Shannon Damiano

February 16, 2017

The Instructional Council met to discuss issues such as junior seminar, summer reading, clubs and Drop Everything and Read (DEAR). Some new possible topics are being considered for junior seminar, such as SAT prep, time management and a service project. The summer reading books are being discussed for...

Instructional Council holds first meeting


September 13, 2016

The first Instructional Council meeting of the 2016-17 school year was today. Issues discussed included the return of the mock Presidential Debate, more outdoor seating during lunch, scheduling of science classes and the frequency of DEAR. Decisions on matters will be made at the faculty meeting on ...

DEAR time switches to Mondays, meets mixed reactions

DEAR time switches to Mondays, meets mixed reactions

Izzy Cavazzoni

November 18, 2014

There’s no doubt that CHS can be a high stress environment. To provide an outlet for students and to encourage them to read more often, Instructional Council introduced Drop Everything And Read (DEAR) last year. Since then the entire school has participated in DEAR every Thursday for a half hour at...

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