Month: February 2014

CCHS Brings Home the Silverware (from Harvard)

On Saturday, February 15, CCHS sophomores Daniel Lu and Rahul Chopra arrived at Harvard University to compete in the annual Harvard Speech and Debate Tournament. This tournament is known to be the largest and most prestigious tournament for high school…

The Health Nut: Why You Should Add Beets to Your Diet

Beets are packed with nutritional powerhouses such as beneficial vitamins and minerals including folate, vitamins A and C, iron, potassium, manganese, and fiber. They have so many health benefits: Anti-inflammatory: beets contain betalains which are powerful antioxidants that are known…

Get Your Jig On!

Keep your calendars open this Friday evening, because from 7:00 to 10:30 PM the CCHS sophomore class is hosting a beach-themed dance.  Officially called the “Life’s a Beach” dance, this extravaganza will feature both limbo and dance competitions.  Winners and…

Get Ready for Health Week!

Each year, CC holds a Health Week in March to promote living a healthy lifestyle in high school and after.  This year, Health Week will be held from March 3 to 7, with the theme “the power of a positive…

Congratulations to CCHS All-State Members!

The CCHS Music Department is pleased to announce that  16 students have been named to Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State Choir, Concert Band and Orchestra.  These students will participate in rehearsals at the Seaport Hotel/World Trade Center on March 20-21st,…

The Oscars 2014 Predictions

    The predicament about modern entertainment – professional sports, music, television – is that most people either care vehemently or not at all. The same principle applies to the Oscars coming up on March 2nd. For some, the Oscars…

Sochi 2014: An Eye-Opening Opening Ceremony

I confess that I didn’t expect the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 to be anything spectacular. Turning on my TV, I had a one-sided view of Sochi: dead dogs, dirty running water, broken doorknobs, and deprivation of…

Carnation Delivery for Valentine’s Day

Carnations are available now through Thursday to buy for $2 in the Cafeteria. The carnations will be delivered on Valentine’s Day and the delivery is being organized by the junior class government. Buyers must write down the name of the…