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Letter tolen from “MCV D”, cau ing much confu ion

On May 5, the iconic “MCVSD” sign was vandalized when an unknown criminal stole the “S” from the sign.

Evan Kuo

May 8, 2020

*This article is satirical* On May 5, just like every other morning , Principal James Gleason drove into the CHS parking lot and parked his car. Something immediately felt wrong, but he couldn’t put his finger on it. But when he stepped outside and looked at the building’s front facade, he nearly fell ov...

Some MCVSD schools emphasize inclusivity more than others

Some MCVSD schools emphasize inclusivity more than others

Isabella Ji

March 9, 2020

In some schools the LGBTQ+ youth are forced to stay hidden beneath the shadows in fear of any criticism that may come with revealing their sexuality. Some schools around the country have not always provided a safe environment for the LGBTQ+ youth to express their sexuality. These students still face...

MCVSD: collaboration over competition

MCVSD: collaboration over competition

Katherine Lombardi and Evan Kuo

January 17, 2020

“At least we’re not MAST,” commented senior Emily Madeira of Howell on an @MonmouthCountyMemes Instagram post. Left in response to a post potraying CHS as “stupid,” especially in comparison to our fellow career academies, the remark quickly garnered over 30 likes from Madeira’s peers. The pos...

CHS night classes offer adults new skills, knowledge

CHS is one school within the MCVSD that offers night school.

Katherine Lombardi

January 25, 2019

After CHS closes its doors to teenagers across Monmouth County, it welcomes a new group of students ready to learn: Adults seeking to upgrade their skills or explore a new career. For them, the end of high school or college doesn’t have to equate to the end of one’s education. CHS serves as ju...

MCVSD summer work differs between schools

MCVSD summer work differs between schools

Khushi Kadakia

September 14, 2018

Every school in the Monmouth County Vocational School District (MCVSD) has its own distinct personality, and these differences manifest themselves through the varying amounts of summer work assigned to its students. Summer work at CHS typically consists of reading one of several assigned novels an...

Teachers spot the difference among MCVSD students

Math teacher, Deborah Maher taught at Allied Academy of Health and Science prior to teaching at CHS.

Phoebe Drummond

May 17, 2017

CHS’s faculty consists of 30 teachers. Six of these teachers have worked at other Monmouth County Vocational Schools (MCVSD). History teacher Tom Ross is one of them. He moved to CHS from Biotechnology High School (BTHS) last year. He said the main reason he made the switch was because CHS is si...

Siblings walk the halls of MCVSD

Survey of 197 students on Oct. 19, 2016.

Phoebe Drummond

November 9, 2016

Considering the competitive nature of admission to a Monmouth County Vocational School District (MCVSD) school, having more than one family member attend an MCVSD school is a challenge. According to the CHS directory, junior Alice Nathanson of Long Branch was one of five current students to welcome a...

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