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  • CHS - Open House/Curriculum Orientation Feb. 7th

  • Early Dismissal January 30th & 31st - Finals

  • No School January 21st Martin Luther King Day

  • Home Varsity Wrestling Match Wednesday and Friday at 6

  • International Thespian Honor Society Induction January 10th

Is “The Fault in Our Stars” the new “The Notebook?”

Is “The Fault in Our Stars” the new “The Notebook?”

January 3, 2017

John Green achieves his break-out moment with his critically acclaimed young-adult novel, The Fault in Our Stars. The story follows the romantic relati...

Keeping the Moon: A relatable story for teens

By: Kelli Mulrooney, Fall Reporter

December 22, 2016

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Sarah Dessen is a New York Times Best-Selling Author. She has many other young adult books such as Just Listen, Along for the Ride, and Lock and Key. Dessen has received the Goodreads Choice awards Best Young Adult Fiction and Shorty award for Best Author. Fifteen-year-old Colie is just one of those girls. She doesn’t fit in at school because she was fat and now that she isn...

“This Lullaby” reminds you to have faith in love

“This Lullaby” reminds you to have faith in love

By: Christine Silvana, Fall Reporter

December 20, 2016

Filed under Book Nook, Entertainment

This Lullaby is a young adult novel written by Sarah Dessen. In the novel, eighteen-year-old Remy Starr believes in short-term, no commitment relationsh...

Eleanor and Park is a good read for high school students

Eleanor and Park is a good read for high school students

December 19, 2016

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell was released on April 1, 2012. The book was written about  twenty five interesting characters who are in high school...

Fahrenheit 451 still stands the test of time

Fahrenheit 451 still stands the test of time

December 6, 2016

After 63 years of its release, Fahrenheit 451 still manages to capture the hearts of millions across the globe with its dark foreshadowing of what the fu...

With a heartbreaking ending, the novel Divergent brings tears

With a heartbreaking ending, the novel Divergent brings tears

December 6, 2016

Written on April 25, 2011 by Veronica Roth, Divergent is a science fiction novel and published by HarperCollins Children's Books. The novel Divergen...

The Book Thief steals readers attention

The Book Thief steals readers attention

December 1, 2016

The Book Thief written by Markus Zusak is an original historical fiction novel that follows the life story of Leisel Meminger living in 1930s and 40s ...

Les Misérables recounts history, fictionally

Les Misérables recounts history, fictionally

November 30, 2016

Les Misérables is a historical fiction novel with fourteen hundred words that recounts the tragic tale of the June Rebellion. Written in 1862 by ...

The rip-roaring Out of Control by Sarah Alderson is thrilling from start to finish

The rip-roaring Out of Control by Sarah Alderson is thrilling from start to finish

By: Frankie Brock, Fall Reporter

November 30, 2016

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Her hosts are dead, the authorities can't be trusted, she's on the run with an attractive fugitive, welcome to New York City. Out of Control by Sarah ...

Kelly will have you chained to a heart warming story

Kelly will have you chained to a heart warming story

By: Genesis Torres, Fall Editor and Reporter

November 28, 2016

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Published on May 8,  2012, author Lynne Kelly astonishes us all with an incredible story set in India about Hastin, a 10-year-old boy, and Nandita, a ...

The Picture of Dorian Gray will make readers think

By: Paige Walker, Club Reporter

November 28, 2016

Filed under Book Nook, Entertainment

There are countless amounts of brilliant books that need to be read. However, one of the most gorgeously written books ever is The Picture of Dorian Gray. Not only does Oscar Wilde write in an eloquent manner, but the themes and lessons that he focuses on can easily relate to every person inhabiting the Earth. Within this novel, it's easy to find that it is hard to divide a...

Clockwork Orange is a controversial classic

Clockwork Orange is a controversial classic

November 21, 2016

Written by Anthony Burgess and published in 1962, A Clockwork Orange is a book full of clever slang, controversy, and a compelling story.  54 years la...

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