Category: Features

The Cost of Prom

May your prom be as magical as this one ;)
courtesy of http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2013/04/24/The-Shocking-Cost-of-Proms-in-America

The expense of prom is at the expense of us. Prom is a night that students across the country look forward to with eager anticipation. It is, as High School Musical put it, a “night to remember.” But for many,…

Traveling to Quintana Roo, Mexico: A Mayan Experience

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The Nuevo Durango Maya community is located 100 kilometers southwest of Cancun in the Yucatan Peninsula.  Biologically diverse, it is recognized as a global natural resource, by the Center for Ecological Studies, in Mexico, and the World Wildlife Fund.  It…

Regional School Advisory Council Elections!

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The election results for the Regional School Advisory Council (RSAC) have just been announced and the Voice would like to extend its congratulations to Tyler Lee and Anna Badalament, both class of ’17! As a member of the RSAC and…

National Latin Exam Winners!

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The National Latin Exam was offered for the first time to CCHS students last month, thanks to a Parents Association grant awarded to Latin teacher Madeleine Pooler. Students of Latin I, II, III, and IV had a chance to show their…

Four Years/ Four Golds: CC Takes Gold at MICCA

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On April 1st, musical ensembles from all across the state participated in MICCA, the Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association.   A full weekend of music began with Orchestra performing on Friday, Repertory band on Saturday and Concert Band on Sunday.…

Grilled Cheese Weekend Gets CCHS Raving!

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  Many of you may be aware that this past weekend Wilson Farm in Lexington hosted its annual Grilled Cheese Weekend. Tickets were bought at the door along with a raffle for a grill; all money went towards the Pan Mass…

Trip to Lawrence Provides Insight into Lives of High School Immigrants

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On Wednesday, March 16, Mr. Pohl’s Spanish 4H class went to Lawrence High School as part of an immigration project. We interviewed students from Spanish-speaking countries about their experience growing up as an immigrant in the US. The project is usually done…

Southie’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is Boston at its Finest

This member of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy's marching band got the crowd cheering wildly with his cymbal-clashing antics

This past Sunday marked South Boston’s famous annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, filled with revelers, military veterans, and lots and lots of Celtics jerseys.  Despite living outside of Boston for seventeen years now, this was my first time attending, and…

CC Students Learn About Starting Their Own Companies

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A couple of weeks ago, I had the chance to attend an entrepreneurship conference that was held at the Ripley Conference Building. The program was hosted by Henrik Scheel, a danish serial entrepreneur who created a start-up to talk to students about…