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Spirit Week updated over time

Spirit Week updated over time

Evan Kuo

December 18, 2017


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The noise was deafening as the student leapt backwards, penned in by a wall of people. All around him, people clapped and screamed his name while he caught his breath. A single pop rang out, and the crowd exploded with noise. He sighed with relief. That was the chaos that sophomore Will Carragher...

Seniors crowned champions of Fall Spirit Week

Seniors crowned champions of Fall Spirit Week

Caroline Monaghan

November 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

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

Spirit Week continues with Tourist Thursday and Minute to Win It

Allie Beekman

November 2, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Memes come to life at CHS

Memes come to life at CHS

Lauren Tarigo and Bella Reilly

November 1, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

CHS students participated in day three of Spirit Week on Wednesday, Nov. 1. Students dressed for Meme Day and competed in the new lunchtime event, The Floor is Lava.  A ‘meme’ is internet humor shared by people of all ages in the form of an image, video or text. Students like sophomore Jill T...

Spirit Week’s spooky second day

Spirit Week’s spooky second day

Michelle Etienne

October 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Tuesday Oct. 31 students participated in the second day of Spirit Week and came to school in costume for participation points. Students entered the lunchtime costume contest in an effort to win their class more points for Spirit Week. The second day of the Scavenger Hunt also took place with th...

Spirit Week kicks off with Fancy Day and Scarecrow Contest

Spirit Week kicks off with Fancy Day and Scarecrow Contest

Katherine Lombardi

October 30, 2017


Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

Fall Spirit Week began today, opening up with Fancy Day and the lunchtime event of Punny Scarecrow Decorating. Students came to school dressed in their fanciest attire, such as button downs, ties and heels. Seniors had 100% participation, while sophomores had 97% and freshman and juniors had 95%. During ...

Spirit Week continues with Elephant Bowling and Build-a-Beast

Spirit Week continues with Elephant Bowling and Build-a-Beast

Allie Beekman

April 26, 2017


Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

Three days into Spring Spirit Week 2017, the junior class leads with 105 points, followed by the seniors and sophomores tied with 100 points and the freshmen with 70 points. On Tuesday, April 25, the classes went head to head in the lunchtime competition, Elephant Bowling. The Class of 2019 made up...

Spring spirit week kicks off with a sweet start

Spring spirit week kicks off with a sweet start

Neil Estrada

April 24, 2017


Filed under Breaking, News, Showcase

Spring Spirit Week kicked off today, with the theme of Pajama Day and the lunchtime event Cupcake Wars. Many chose to wear comfortable pajama bottoms and a top while others chose nightgowns or robes. Some students elected to wear onesies characterizing a tiger, pig or a minion. All grades earned 20 ...

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