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Virtual elections bring entirely female leadership to CHS clubs

Rising senior Isabella Carmona-Ramirez was elected SGA president for the 2020-2021 school year.

Beatrice Karron

June 12, 2020

This past year 52% of leadership positions for the SGA, JSA, NHS, and CCC were held by male students, but the most recent elections resulted in completely female leadership for the upcoming year.  As the majority of the population of CHS is female, it should not be surprising that many leadership pos...

Class of 2022 elects their sophomore council

Freshman Sam Skolnick of Hazlet makes her speech prior to being elected as president.

Lana Tomchuk

June 3, 2019

On May 31, the Class of 2022 held elections in room 105 for their sophomore class council, set to serve for the 2019-2020 school year. After 11 candidates were chosen in primaries, students gave speeches to their class in hopes of filling the five council positions. The sophomore council will consist of Presid...

Class councils work hard, live up to campaign promises

Student elections in the Fall and Spring determine class councils at CHS.

Phoebe Drummond

March 2, 2018

Every fall and spring, the freshman hallway highlights the competitiveness of class elections at CHS. Posters fill every possible open space of those walls until they overlap. Students have the willpower to put forth great and capable councils to raise class funds and run events. Ability is all a...

Celebrities in Washington: Stay in Hollywood or get political experience

There has been speculation that Oprah is considering running for presidential election in 2022.

Vaughn Battista

March 2, 2018

As 2020 nears, more and more articles like Politico’s “The Serious Case for Oprah 2020” arise. Donald Trump’s approval ratings are at an all-time low, leading some to suggest replacements for the current president in the 2020 election. People have pushed celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey, Kanye West...

Class of 2021 elects their first council

Freshman Steve Ostrom of Monmouth Beach delivers a speech during the Class of 2021 elections.

Bella Reilly

October 5, 2017

The freshman Class of 2021 held their student council election on Oct. 3 in the cafeteria. Five students were elected from a pool of ten candidates who made it through primaries from a larger group of 18. Fitness teacher Ginny Clevenger is the adviser of the freshman class this year. This is not ...

Class council elections and Drama Club picks new assistants

The Class of 2018 listened to speeches from ten candidates for class council on Monday.

Samara Ghali

June 7, 2017

The rising sophomore, junior and senior classes held elections today to decide the new class councils for the 2017-2018 school year. Candidates were narrowed down in a primary in May, and those remaining gave speeches to their prospective classmates. Election results were announced at the end of the...

Club elections for CCC, NHS, NAHS and SkillsUSA

Each ballot had to be counted at the Cultural Communications Club election on Tuesday.

Kyle Galvin

May 21, 2017

Throughout the week, four clubs elected new club officers for the 2017-2018 school year. The clubs included the Cultural Communications Club (CCC) and National Honor Society (NHS) on Tuesday, National Art Honor Society (NAHS) on Wednesday and SkillsUSA/National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) on Thursday. On...

NAHS elects junior representative

Emme Leong

October 20, 2016

The National Art Honor Society (NAHS) held its first official meeting with all new members from the junior class. Candidates for the club's junior representative position spoke briefly during the meeting about their qualifications and intentions when elected for the position. Junior Christina Alfano...

Madeira elected freshman class president

Students fill out their ballots to vote for who they want leading the class.

Mary Kate Cashman

October 4, 2016

Students of the class of 2020 elected freshman Emily Madeira as their class president in the class elections on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Colin Martin of Middletown was elected Vice President. “I am really excited, and just really grateful to everybody that put the faith in me to elect me,” Madeira said. ...

2015 Student Council Election Results

June 24, 2015

By MARK DISPIGNA - After they recited two-minute long speeches, candidates anxiously waited to hear their names called over the loudspeaker on June 4. At the end of the day, members of the rising sophomore, junior and senior class councils were announced. Overall, seven new representatives were elected...

SGA Election week comes to a close; 4 new council members elected

SGA Election week comes to a close; 4 new council members elected

Kate Ridoux and Izzy Cavazzoni

May 22, 2015

Just before dismissal on May 21, the winners of the Student Government Association election for the 2015-2016 school year were announced on the loudspeaker. The new SGA council members include sophomores Julia Pardee, Mark DiSpigna and Rebecca Madeira. Juniors Shane Nolan and Lauryn Masciana were elected...

Inkblot asks candidates “Why do you want to run for SGA?”

Inkblot asks candidates

Caroline Savage

May 20, 2015

Leading up to SGA elections, Thursday May 20, the Inkblot asked the SGA candidates one question: Why do you want to run for the SGA? This one telling question is meant to give the voters an inside look into the motives and mind of each of the candidates. The three executive candidates are listed first,...

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