Category Archives: News

Incidents of CHS binge drinking above state average

As a California Distinguished School, Carmel High often prides itself on achieving above the state average in areas like test scores, college admissions or graduation rates. But there is one…

Booths, books, and Big Sur vibes

Under the bright sun and towering redwoods, the Big Sur community came together at the Henry Miller Memorial Library for an Earth Day celebration on Sunday. Envisioned and sponsored collectively…

Environmental Club affects campus and community

The friendly atmosphere emanating from Jason Maas-Baldwin’s room every Monday at lunch is a product of the Environmental Club, sprinkled with students sitting on tables, eating from reusable containers and…

Seniors experience range of application success

By April, seniors have heard back from the colleges where they sent painstakingly crafted applications in the fall, and they are now making huge decisions about their futures. Students across…

Putting on the Uniform: Seniors bound for military

Senior year is the year when decisions are made and when dreams possibly become real. For four seniors at CarmelHigh School, this was the year of making the decision to…

Student philanthropist helps communities worldwide

Carmel High senior Ryan Lefebvre looks like your typical California surfer dude. Blond hair, shocking blue eyes and tanned skin, Lefebvre lounges comfortably in a corner of the library, maintaining…

CHS males strut their stuff in Mr. Padre competition

The second annual Mr. Padre competition took place April 19, where eight hopeful contestants faced off for the grand title of Mr. Padre, and this year’s winner was senior Zack…

Lessons learned: CHS from perspectives of graduates

In the midst of a Calculus lecture, you might wonder if you will ever use the graph of the derivative in real life. Certainly some content can be used in…

Artists create an array of colorful work for show

Amazingly accurate portraits, abstract art work and beautifully crafted sculptures will all be showcased at the 21st annual CHS Art Show, taking place Wednesday in the foyer of the theater….

Gay students call campus tolerant. if not quite perfect

According to gay students at Carmel High, most Padres are accepting of the gay community, but some still use derogatory terms such as “fag” and “queer.” Students that are gay,…