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Winter Ball takes a trip to New York at sunset

Senior Kevin Clark of Spring Lake Heights poses at the end of Queen's

Olivia Conkling and Vivianna Varlack

January 25, 2019

The familiar CHS cafeteria was transformed into nighttime in New York City for the 2019 Winter Ball, hosted by the Class of 2021. For months, the sophomores prepared golden hour skylines and graffiti art to display at the dance, held on Friday, Jan.11.   Sophomores and design committee co-heads Cat...

The girl behind the Northern Lights: Gao uses color in her artistry

Jack Mannion

February 7, 2017

Sophomore Sabrina Gao of Freehold Township discusses her love of painting and her popular posters for this years Winter Ball.

Sophomore Council plans next entrance sale

Marissa Ho

January 12, 2017

The sophomore council sent out thank you cards to all chaperones and custodians who helped out at Winter Ball. The estimated total raised was $2,000, science teacher and class co-adviser Jeanine Gomez said. There will be a pancake entrance sale on Jan. 23 to support the sophomore class. Orders will b...

Northern Lights illuminate Winter Ball 2017

Seniors Matt Miller of Wall and Allie Kuo of Tinton Falls dance to

Allie Beekman and Sarah McNey

January 8, 2017

The Class of 2019 transformed the CHS cafeteria with paper lanterns and handmade snowflakes to fit their chosen theme of Northern Lights for the annual Winter Ball dance, held on Jan. 6. The council divided themselves into five separate committees to plan the event: advertisement, food, music, dec...

Final details set for Winter Ball decorations

Marissa Ho

January 5, 2017

The sophomore council meeting primarily focused on decorations for Winter Ball, which will be held this Friday. Students were encouraged to sign up for set up and clean up committees, which have had few signups so far. The decorations committee met second half of lunch on Thursday in Room 202. ...

Sophomore Council meets to discuss final Winter Ball logistics

Marissa Ho

December 21, 2016

The sophomore council met on Dec. 21 to discuss final preparations for Winter Ball.  A survey for songs will be sent out tonight or tomorrow. In addition, the council also discussed some of the decorations needed for the dance. Tickets are being sold this week for $10 and $12 after break. Every stud...

Winter Ball tickets are on sale

Marissa Ho

December 19, 2016

Winter Ball was the main topic of discussion at the sophomore class meeting. Sophomore Sebrina Gao of Freehold painted the Winter Ball posters on the up and downstairs bulletin boards. Snapchat geotags are currently being submitted for approval. Tickets will be sold for $10 before break and $12 after ...

Sophomores sell t-shirts for Winter Ball 2017

Marissa Ho

December 11, 2016

The Class of 2019 is adding something new to this year’s Winter Ball:. t-shirts are being sold to fundraise for the dance and the class until Dec. 12. The grey t-shirt features a teal wolf design on the front of the shirt to represent this year’s theme, Northern Lights, with past Winter Ball themes...

Winter Ball committees begin finalizing logistics

Marissa Ho

December 11, 2016

At the sophomore council meeting, t-shirt sales, Winter Ball committees and pending fundraising were discussed. T-shirts for Winter Ball are being sold for $15 until Dec. 12. They are expected to be delivered on Jan. 3. The council is hoping to sell 61 shirts. Advertisements for the dance are expected to ...

Sophomore council plans Winter Ball and Wreaths Across America

Marissa Ho

December 11, 2016

The sophomore council met on Nov. 30. The main topics discussed were Wreaths Across America and the Winter Ball were discussed. 202 wreaths were donated to Wreaths Across America from faculty and students. The wreath placing is on Dec. 17, and will count for NHS hours. A series of commercials will be...

Sophomore Council works on Wreaths Across America

Marissa Ho

November 19, 2016

The Sophomore Council discussed its volunteer project, Wreaths Across America. Eight wreaths have been sponsored by CHS faculty and students. The forms for the wreaths are due on Nov. 28. For every two wreaths that are sponsored at CHS, Wreaths Across America will sponsor one. The wreaths can be bought ...

Sophomore council debates Winter Ball themes

Marissa Ho

September 28, 2016

This week, the Class of 2019 council met to suggest themes for Winter Ball, the annual sophomore class fundraiser, which is scheduled for Jan. 6 with a snow date on Jan. 13. The council plans on hosting a seasonal food sale as well as organizing a service project to give tribute to fallen sold...

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