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Don’t Fall Over

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Fall means the end of summer and the start of a new era. The season comes with mixed emotions for many, but this fall is especially exciting for CCHS students this year. This is our first fall together in our new school, bringing more mystery and…

Why I Still Love Snow Days

As I’m sure is news to absolutely no one, Concord and Carlisle is experiencing a record breaking amount of snowstorms, and CC has gotten a seemingly absurd amount of snow days as a result.  As Editor-in-Chief of a paper that meets on…

The Origin of Senioritis

Recently I asked a peer what senioritis stems from, and rather confidently might I say, she told me, “being at high school for four years.” “Expand,” I demanded. “Well… when a senior gets into college, they feel that they don’t need to try…

Yes, Senioritis Is Contagious

Senioritis (n):  Feelings of intense laziness and unwillingness to focus on school, due to a growing lack of concern about one’s grades. Common among second-semester seniors already into college, and deemed acceptable by most teachers. This disease, which has already…

New Theme for All Night Live

After much deliberation and cooperation with members of the senior class, the parents committee has decided on changing the theme of All Night Live 2014. The new theme is Middle School Dance. All Night Live is an all night event…

Students’ Tips for Dealing with Stress

With college applications, those both pending and in the works, midterms, various tests, and other academic or personal challenges at this time, it can be very easy for students to be stressed. If you feel overwhelmed because of all of…

Teens for Jeans

Teens for Jeans, a jean drive sponsored by Aeropostale and DoSomething.org, has come to CC. This week, until Friday, December 6th, students can leave their own gently used jeans in the collection box in the Learning Commons. Aeropostale, the popular…

CC’s New Advisory Off to a Promising Start

High school is a chaotic, busy time for most students, and Advisory is a rare moment when they can take a moment to reflect on their goals for the future and on where they are now.  This year, the new…

Dance Makes a Comeback, Raises Money for Cancer Research

In recent years, it has become common for every scheduled dance to be cancelled a few days beforehand. Though it seems the level of enthusiasm for dances has dwindled due to the introduction of breathalyzers in the 2o11-2012 school year,…