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CHS clubs work to elect new councils from home

Senior Julia Rocco of Marlboro gives a speech during CCC elections in 2018. This year, the way that the club will pick a new council will be different due to COVID-19.

Emma Barofsky and Meredith Prud'homme

April 26, 2020

On April 16, Governor Phil Murphy announced the closure of all New Jersey schools through at least May 15 due to the coronavirus pandemic. For CHS, the end of every school year is typically filled with in-person club elections for the upcoming year. Due to the indefinite closure, some of these clubs ha...

SGA holds election for 2019-2020 school year

Junior Liam Jamolod of Howell gives his speech prior to the announcement of his presidency.

Jordan Durkin

May 19, 2019

On Friday, May 17, CHS students gathered in the cafeteria to select their Student Government Association (SGA) council for the 2019-2020 school year, equipped with two executives and three members of council. Students elected junior Liam Jamolod of Howell as their SGA President and junior Dane Tedde...

Potential SGA candidates share their campaigning ideas

Jordan Durkin

May 13, 2019

SGA Meet the Candidates was held on Monday, May 13 and we asked each candidate to explain one campaign idea (in picture order). ...

Latest fashions in full ‘bloom’ at CHS

Seniors and fashion show hosts Liam Marshall of Sea Girt and Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach model prom attire at their last fashion show.

Jordan Durkin

March 5, 2019

Students of all grades walked the runway during the “Bloom” Fashion Show on Friday, March 1. Some models sported casual looks like jeans and a tank top, while others strutted down the catwalk in their best prom attire. Senior Grace Treshock of Monmouth Beach coordinated this year’s event, alon...

NHS and SGA help make first day memorable

Senior and SGA president Liam Marshall of Sea Girt, center, and junior and SGA member Dane Tedder of Ocean, right, hand out Italian ices on the first day of school.

Allie Beekman

September 8, 2018

In annual CHS tradition, National Honor Society (NHS) seniors helped the new freshmen open their lockers and students attended an assembly with Italian Ices during fourth period to kick off the 2018-19 school year. Senior and SGA president Liam Marshall of Sea Girt announced the arrival of the Wease...

Students elect new SGA members

Alumnus Liam Marshall of Sea Girt giving his SGA speech in 2018.

Nicole Sestito

May 15, 2018

On Tuesday, May 15, the Student Government Association (SGA) candidates gave their speeches and students casted their votes. Two executive positions and three council members were announced via email to the school at the end of the day. Junior Liam Marshall of Sea Girt won the executive election f...

SGA ‘breaks the ice’ on students’ first day

Fourth period ended early to allow for the student body to assemble in the cafeteria at 1:40 p.m.

Isabella Antoon

September 15, 2017

As summer came to a close, CHS opened its doors up to students on Wednesday, Sept. 6. At 10 a.m., the National Honor Society (NHS) held an assembly where freshmen and Design Academy students were given help with their lockers, as well as time to ask questions and receive answers from senior NHS m...

CHS begins 2017 school year in a familiar fashion

SGA council member and senior Jonathan Slovak of Spring Lake Heights hands out Italian ice to students.

Sarah McNey, Julianne Sackett, and Emma Wilenta

September 6, 2017

An ice cream truck pulling up to the back patio is a familiar sight to see for CHS students on the first day back. They were not disappointed today as the 2017-2018 school year kicked off in traditional CHS fashion: a back to school assembly featuring some icy treats. Classes were shortened to a...

Elected SGA members announced

Sophomore Emma Hecht of  Wall was elected as one of the member of SGA council  Thursday, May 4.

Nicole Sestito

May 8, 2017

Student Government Association candidates gave their speeches on Thursday, May 4 and students casted their votes after. All 5 winners, two executive and three council members, were announced to the entire school at dismissal that same day. Junior Jackie Geller of Manalapan won the executive election...

SGA accepts new fundraising proposals

Shannon Damiano

January 23, 2017

The Student Government Association (SGA) met on Jan. 23 to discuss three class proposals for fundraisers and events. The class of 2018 proposed a Battle of the Bands competition and the seniors proposed a Chipotle fundraiser and also asked for clarification regarding a car wash scheduled in May. SGA...

SGA debuts new fundraiser approval process

SGA members Kat Holtz, Jackie Geller, Rebecca Madeira, Julia Pardee, and Mark Dispigna thought of the new approval format.

Jordan Durkin

January 15, 2017

The SGA has decided to take a new approach for fundraiser approval for the 2017 school year to help with overall group communication, said senior and SGA president Mark DiSpigna of Lincroft. SGA advisor and science teacher Leah Morgan said that for over five years, club presidents would fill out an ap...

SGA meets for improvements to Spring Spirit Week

Emma Hecht

November 21, 2016

At the SGA meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 16, the SGA discussed making heavy duty Spirit Week revisions in order to better everyone's Spirit Week experience in the spring. Spirit wear forms will be passed out within the next month for students to purchase. The SGA’s kabob-themed exit sales will continue to tak...

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