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Implementation of progressive science standards will shift sequence

Next year, the order in which students take science classes will be completely revamped as Carmel High plans to implement the state-mandated Next Generation Science Standards in both chemistry and…

Top of the world: Mock trial dominates in world championship

The Carmel High School mock trial team has won, undefeated, the 2016 Empire New York Mock Trial World Championships, going 8-0 in the preliminary rounds and continuing to defeat Santa…

Students choose dietary paths for morals, health

It is a common saying: you are what you eat. At a young age, students at Carmel High School have already become aware of what is going into their bodies…

Prop 64 to bring disciplinary actions?

On Nov. 8, California voters passed Proposition 64, immediately legalizing the recreational use of marijuana for people over the age of 21. Adults over 21 may also own up to…

Teachers opt out of exams for alternative finals

Finals: a word typically synonymous with the one week per semester when teachers dole out semester-encompassing tests, for which students furiously cram during the weeks prior. However, as many as…

Junioritis: Students pursue three-year graduation plan

On ASB President Teejan Saddy’s first day of her third year of high school, she walked into her counselor’s office a junior and walked out a senior, and she isn’t…

Trump’s election comes with foreseen backlash

Due to President-elect Donald Trump’s controversial statements about abortion, gun control, immigration and various other topics, the recent election of Trump as the nation’s next president has proven to be…

Community gives St. Nick a break

This is the 13th year Monterey Regional Fire District firefighters are hosting an event for families and children in Kinship Center programs to come have lunch, watch a video on…

2016: It’s just a prank, bro!

2016 has been a fun. Honestly, it has been a heck of a year. Since it is December and the year is winding down, let’s take a walk down memory…

Students share holiday traditions and cheer

As warm weather gives way to the cold, leaves start to fall off trees, shorts turn into jeans, and knit beanies reign over sunglasses, the onset of winter has begun,…