Month: October 2010

New Teacher: Ms. Ryan

What subject do you teach? English How long have you been a teacher? Four years Where did you go to school? Colgate and Bard Why did you become a teacher? I started off in an office job, but found that…

New Teacher: Ms. Magee

What subject do you teach? U.S. History Where did you go to school? The Bromfield School (Harvard, MA), Boston College, and Tufts University Why did you become a teacher? I think high school students are awesome and I love history.…

A Technological Revolution

CCHS is no longer a 20th Century Learning Environment. White boards are obselete – replaced by their superior Active Board brethren. Grades are now available for students – and parents – to view at home. Book reports have now morphed…

Athlete Spotlighted: Julie Margolies 2011

How did you get interested in gymnastics? I’ve been doing gymnastics basically since as early as I could walk.  I don’t really remember becoming interested at one specific time or because of a specific person or thing, I just remember…

Adventures in Madagascar

A week after school ended in June, a group of thirteen high school students, two teachers, and one World Challenge leader embarked on a month-long adventure to the other side of the world: Madagascar.  World Challenge is an organization that…

New Teacher: Ms. Waldron

What subject do you teach? I teach Spanish, level 2 this year. How did you become interested in this subject? I actually thought I would be a History teacher as that is what my first major was, but when I…

How Well Does CCHS Recycle?

When questioned about the ratio of the number of plastic bottles the school sends out for recycling to those discarded as trash on a weekly basis, one of our school janitors replied, “I think more go out?” Over the past…