Tag Archives: Kim Burns

‘Museum’ says goodbye to Robin Williams

“Night at the Museum” movies have been around since 2006, and the most recent movie, “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb,” opened on Christmas day. The plot of…

Football tops list of serious high school sports injuries

Thirty to forty million children and teens participate in organized sports every year, the American Academy of Pediatrics reports. What’s surprising, however, is that millions of these student athletes are…

Search for new superintendent starting soon

Being superintendent for a school district is not an easy job, and finding a new superintendent may be even harder. When Marvin Biasotti announced his upcoming retirement from superintendent in…

Students give test-taking tips for final exams

There is no sugarcoating it: studying for final exams is extremely painful. These tests are standing in the way between you and your winter break, but that doesn’t mean that…

Teachers tech savvy when it comes to student cheating

According to a poll done last year by then-Sandpiper editor-in-chief Edie Ellison, 63 percent of Carmel High students have admitted to cheating. But now that every student has a laptop,…

CHS soccer teams kick off new seasons

The Carmel High boys’ and girls’ soccer coaches are pumped and ready for this year’s soccer season. Once again, Whitney Grummon is the coach for the girls’ varsity soccer team…

Jimmy Panetta may be en route to Congress

James Panetta, a1987 CHS graduate and the son of former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, wants to take the place of Sam Farr when he retires from Congress in 2016….

Can one ever be too old for trick-or-treating?

Whether you are 7 or 17, trick-or-treating is always fun. Many adults say that once a person reaches their teens, they should stay home and just pass out candy. I…

Not just another day at school for exchange students

Starting school can be a very scary time of the year: new teachers, new classes and new classmates. Now imagine starting school in a different country, not knowing the language,…