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The PARCC: A Test For Good?

April 13, 2015
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The PARCC: A Test For Good?

It’s no secret that students tend to be a bit anxious about standardized tests. Legislators repeatedly extol their virtues by pointing out that standardized tests provide an accurate statewide view of schools are doing. Proponents also point out that it performs as an accurate test to determine how well schools are doing when compared...
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A Look Back

April 13, 2015
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A Look Back

This coming Thursday, April 16, 2015, marks the last official day of school in our current CCHS building.  This sad but important occasion will be marked by a special closing ceremony at the end of the school day on Thursday. For over fifty years, tens of thousands of CCHS students have called this building home....
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Prom Season Tips: Glowing Skin

April 6, 2015
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Prom Season Tips: Glowing Skin

Imagine the day of prom has arrived and you have an enormous, raging zit. Lovely. Maybe you will even have multiple zits – the horror! Luckily, I have tips for you that will help prevent unfortunate situations like those I just described. Everyone has heard the phrase “you are what you eat”. but sometimes it is...
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Be a Part of ‘Red My Lips’ Wednesday, April 8th

April 6, 2015
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Be a Part of ‘Red My Lips’ Wednesday, April 8th

Though not widely recognized, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM for short), and brings to light a significant problem facing this country. The 2015 Sexual Assault Awareness campaign focuses on three subtopics: Safer Campuses, Brighter Futures, and Prevention of Sexual Violence.  All carry a deep importance but seem difficult to get involved in,...
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How to Cure Your Procrastination

April 6, 2015
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How to Cure Your Procrastination

Many people of all ages are constantly making excuses for why they aren’t getting work done. With homework, tests, SATs, chores, to do lists, and all of the boxes that need checking off, we’ve become skilled at dodging responsibilities. I put myself in this category because, while I don’t usually leave things until the last...
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Join Tai Chi and QiGong Club for a Positive Start to Your Day

April 6, 2015
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Join Tai Chi and QiGong Club for a Positive Start to Your Day

Are you looking for a way to de-stress before school? Frantically studying the few minutes before the first bell for that physics test? Tai Chi Club is a great way to have a relaxing morning and allows you to be calm and energized before the start of your day. Tai Chi is an ancient...
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DJ for a Day!

April 6, 2015
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DJ for a Day!

To celebrate the last day in the old school, students will get the chance to play music between the hallways during the passing times.They will be able to to play any (school appropriate) music they choose if they win the raffle. With eight opportunities to play songs throughout the day, students can choose anything to...
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New School, New Style: CCHS Uniform

April 1, 2015
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New School, New Style: CCHS Uniform

With the much anticipated move to the new building, our student body has been counting down the days to an improved and beautified high school. But the new school is not the only thing changing its look; in the 2015-2016 school year, our CCHS administration will be instituting a strictly enforced student uniform. Our...
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New Schedule, New You

April 1, 2015
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New Schedule, New You

Say no more to embarrassing in-class naps! The new schedule that is coming for the 2015-2016 school year is going to treat our students well. Sure, classes will be longer, but did you know that the school committee has also added in a mandatory nap/meditation time? The block of relaxation will be situated comfortably...
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Gossip Girl Renewed for a Reunion Season

April 1, 2015
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Gossip Girl Renewed for a Reunion Season

Rumors of a Gossip Girl revival season has the world in a frenzy. On Sunday, the CW, after ending Gossip Girl at its sixth season in 2012, confirmed that they will be renewing their hit show for a seventh reunion season. The new season will including many of the older actors such as Ed Westwick, as well as...
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