Monthly Archives: December 2016

From the small screen to live: video class on television

Ever wonder what it would be like to see your face on television? If you happen to end up in Carmel High’s weekly Friday Show, you might just see this…

Students neglect recycling program

For a district that prides itself in separated bins for compost, recycling and landfill, students have yet to uphold their obligation of individually and properly distributing their own waste into…

Community braces for flu season

You woke up feeling fine, but by lunch your body is riddled with any combination of severe muscle and joint aches, red and watery eyes, weakness, extreme fatigue, a headache,…

Students push for access to Wi-Fi

In response to the growing transition to a more technology heavy world, many Carmel High School students have begun to question the school policy of not allowing access to the…

Teachers and students debate merits of classroom video service

Microsoft PowerPoint, as well as Google Slides, has always been the go-to for school projects, but now there is a new tool in the school’s arsenal: WeVideo. The Carmel Unified…

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…