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Homecoming marks the end of spirit week

Senior and SkillsUSA council member Alexis Colucci of Middletown crowns math teacher and adviser Scott Stengele as Homecoming King.

Isabella Antoon

November 21, 2018

Following the end of Fall Spirit Week, CHS students attended the second annual Homecoming dance on Friday, Nov. 2, hosted by SkillsUSA. SkillsUSA President and senior Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights said the club split into committees for food, decorations and advertisements to maximize the ea...

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...

Outdated trends return for fourth day of Spirit Week

Students watch junior Matt Emery of Ocean in the first place dodgeball matchup against the sophomores.

Madison Beekman

November 1, 2018

Students dressed up in their favorite outdated trends and competed in the annual dodgeball tournament on Thursday, Nov. 1 during Fall Spirit Week. The daily scavenger hunt took place at 10:30, with seniors emerging victorious. The juniors placed second, followed by the freshmen and sophomores, re...

No rest for students on second day of Spirit Week

Junior Emily Madeira of Howell draws on one of the Class of 2020's pumpkins for the Pumpkin Decorating competition.

Brigid McCarthy

October 30, 2018

Fall Spirit Week continued Tuesday, Oct. 30 with Pajama Day and the lunchtime Pumpkin-Decorating Contest. Pajama Day is a favorite among students like sophomore Beatrice Karron of Manasquan, who said she loves an excuse to wear comfortable clothing.   “I love Pajama Day,” Karron said. “I...

Seniors ‘stick’ first place after day one of Fall Spirit Week

Seniors, from left, Michael Topper of Ocean, Will Dean of Middletown, Greer Shanley of Fair Haven, Erica Sammarco of Colts Neck and Liam Marshall of Sea Girt rejoice as the Class of 2019 wins the Relay event during lunch on Monday, Oct. 29.

Phoebe Drummond

October 29, 2018

Students kicked off Fall Spirit Week 2018 on Monday Oct. 29 with Character Day and the lunchtime Relay. For Character Day, students had to “dress up as any character from a movie, tv show, cartoon, or anything else really,” said senior and SGA Vice President Emma Hecht of Wall. “As long as y...

Seniors crowned champions of Fall Spirit Week

The senior Dodgeball team huddles before competing against the sophomores. The seniors placed third in the event.

Caroline Monaghan

November 3, 2017

Though students walked into school today sporting robes, slippers and flannel pants for the final day of Spirit Week, Pajama Day, it was not a sleepy day by any means. The seniors took the win for Spirit Week with 316 points, followed by the sophomores with 295. In third with 243 points were the juniors...

Spirit Week continues with Tourist Thursday and Minute to Win It

Teams of four competed in a series of events during the Minute to Win It lunchtime competition.

Allie Beekman

November 2, 2017

Day four of Fall Spirit Week meant Tourist Thursday and a Minute to Win It lunchtime competition on Nov. 2. Junior Amanda DiBenedetto of Ocean enjoyed the different interpretations CHS students had of tourist day. “My first tourist day at CHS was very crazy,” said DiBenedetto. “It’s reall...

Classes compete in flip-off on grunge day

Freshman Brian Schade of Tinton Falls participated in the Flip-off.

Neil Estrada

November 2, 2016

Spirit Week entered it’s third day today with Punk/Grunge Day, the Flip-Off Competition and the daily Scavenger Hunt. Punk/Grunge Day meant wearing beanies and flannels for some, but for others, Punk Grunge Day meant going all-out with dark eyeliner, dark hair dye and leather jackets. The participati...

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