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Padres vote in 2017-2018 ASB officers

After many qualified students competed to represent their school, the CHS student body has cast their votes and appointed class and ASB presidents for the 2017-18 school year with Sebastian…

Coping with the complexities of teen depression and anxiety

“Depression is what we call the common cold of mental disorders,” Carmel High AP Psychology teacher Nora Ward says. “At some point in their lives, one in three Americans will…

Teachers, admin. discuss shifting outlook on AP courses

Based on the looks of students morosely roaming around the halls the past couple of weeks, one can deduce that it’s that dreaded time of the year again: AP testing…

Majority of CHS students reports cheating via technology

As cell phones have become an increasingly common fixture of everyday life, the devices have also become a tool for academic dishonesty. A significant number of Carmel High School students…

Troubled teens find solace, redemption in Carmel PD program

Around 20 years ago in the city of Los Angeles, Frank DiPaola, a 25-year LAPD veteran, started the Juvenile Impact Program, which became a statewide program designed to keep kids…

Social media trends create dangerous environment for teens

When it comes to getting attention quickly these days, most teens turn to social media to get their daily dose of positive comments from their peers. But what happens when…

First-gen, Stanford-bound student creates own opportunities

If you don’t catch him studying for an Advanced Placement course or throwing the Frisbee, Stanford-bound senior Alessandro Boaro will be found finessing the operations at one of his parents’…

From singing to coding, Mass. Institute of Technology admit does it all

When she isn’t programming robots, CHS senior Abby Lambert is likely performing onstage or fine-tuning her martial arts skills in preparation for her black belt exam in July. Working and…

CHS student lives in former home of English teacher, sparking unique bond

“Every time I look at him, I have this surreal experience. I can’t help but think that Palshaw was here,” senior Parker White says. The Carmel High School student, commonly…

From land to sea to ROTC, seniors find their future serving in armed forces

“I knew I wanted to give back and serve my country, so I decided that I would join the military,” says CHS senior Connor Suess as he reflects on his…