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College and career counselors sound off on application season: CHS experts recommend research, diligence and flexibility

The time has come for Carmel High School seniors to start thinking about college; however, there is still hope for those who put off college research until now. Starting the…

Cyclebar hosts Big Sur fundraiser, raises $850 for community

Members of the Carmel community began their morning workout on Aug. 6 at CycleBar, peddling their way through the fundraising class which raised $850 to aid the community in Big…

State fitness test leaves student-athletes unable to pass

Every spring, the Physical Fitness Test is issued to all freshmen by the state of California to determine whether they pass their Physical Education class. However, some Carmel High students…

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’…