Dealing with Different: Sophomore Emily Cowell Shares her Experiences with Mental Disorders

Dealing with Different: Sophomore Emily Cowell Shares her Experiences with Mental Disorders

Emily Farren, Reporter
June 6, 2017
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One of the things we often don’t really consider when talking to people is whether that person has a mental disorder. Sometimes it might come as a shock to learn someone you’ve spoken to or know has one. However the people afflicted with these disorders live a slightly different life than most of...

Senior Skylar Todd Goes to Stanford: What It Takes to Stan(for)d Out

Senior Skylar Todd Goes to Stanford: What It Takes to Stan(for)d Out

Lindsey Keith, Reporter
May 8, 2017
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Senior Skylar Todd was granted a full ride academic scholarship to attend Stanford University in Northern California this fall. The application process, which started in August was a positive experience for Todd. Although the Stanford application is longer than the typical college application  due to ex...

Computing His Future: Senior David Zhou Talks College and Beyond

Computing His Future: Senior David Zhou Talks College and Beyond

Skylar Todd, Reporter
May 4, 2017
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With the closing of the May 1 college commitment deadline, many CAHS seniors have already made a final decision. Among this senior class is David Zhou, who will be majoring in computer engineering with a minor in computer science at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Zhou chose to major in comp...

A Sneak ‘Peek’: Senior Elizabeth Peek Talks College Admissions and Beyond

A Sneak ‘Peek’: Senior Elizabeth Peek Talks College Admissions and Beyond

Skylar Todd, Reporter
April 19, 2017
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While most high school students throw parties to kick off spring break or to celebrate their friend’s birthday, academically-driven senior Elizabeth Peek attended that “party last fall [where she and her friends] ate food and worked on [their] college essays.” Although Peek recalls working diligently dur...

Baking Club: the New Club on the Block

Baking Club: the New Club on the Block

Amy Fulton, Reporter
March 21, 2017
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You may not know, but there is a club on campus dedicated to eating and talking about baked goods. Every Wednesday during lunch, food enthusiasts meet in Mr. Derek Montgomery’s room to exchange recipes and eat treats based on that week’s theme. Baking Club is relatively new on campus. Junior Emma Da...

Lights, Camera, Action!: Nicky Redd on his Musical Theater Career

Lights, Camera, Action!: Nicky Redd on his Musical Theater Career

Amber Bacardi, Reporter
February 24, 2017
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As a freshman, the journey to high school is nothing less than intimidating. However, for ASB freshman class president Nicky Redd, high school is more than homework assignments and school assemblies. Not only is Redd a well-known and friendly classmate around campus—he also happens to be a thespian w...

C.A.S.T. Don’t Be So Dramatic

C.A.S.T. Don’t Be So Dramatic

Alex Parker and Rebecca McCain
February 23, 2017
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CAHS is known for its abundance of theater clubs: with the spring musical group, improv club and another less-known club called C.A.S.T, Classical Academy Student Thespians. C.A.S.T. meets every Tuesday lunch in Mr. Christian Sheffield’s classroom. The spring musical and improv groups are fairly se...

Mu Alpha Theta—for Those Who Love Pi!

Mu Alpha Theta—for Those Who Love Pi!

Rylie Pepper, Reporter
February 21, 2017
Filed under Features, On-Campus, Showcase

As the 2016-2017 school year continues, many changes have occurred. New classes, sports and clubs have formed, allowing caimans to seek out what they enjoy and participate in those activities with like-minded individuals. Changes at the school keep the environment interesting and full of new opportunities. One c...

Not so very Guarded: Security Guard Brian Lane shares his Experiences

Not so very Guarded: Security Guard Brian Lane shares his Experiences

Aubrey Gehman, Reporter
February 8, 2017
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“It was very warming and welcoming. I had so many students that I’d never met before come and introduce themselves. I was used to going to schools where you didn’t talk to people unless you had to. There’s a different atmosphere around the school that’s very nice,” security guard Brian Lane...

Mind Game: Academic League Coach Sarah Mills Talks about the Team Sport

Mind Game: Academic League Coach Sarah Mills Talks about the Team Sport

Emily Farren, Reporter
February 3, 2017
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“We compete as a team, we have a lot of team spirit and pride … we encourage each other, we practice to get better and we review mistakes that we made during matches and ways to get better,” Academic League Coach Sarah Mills said. While Academic League probably doesn’t come to mind when you...

Freshman Caitlyn Feddock Explains her Passion for Dance and her Struggle through Cancer

Freshman Caitlyn Feddock Explains her Passion for Dance and her Struggle through Cancer

Saryn Mandak, Reporter
January 12, 2017
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“It was just hard dancing [after undergoing treatments], from not being able to dance [for so long],”  freshman Caitlyn Feddock said when asked about her biggest struggle this year. A member of the Varsity Dance Team, Feddock has been dancing since she was 3 years old. “My mom put me into danc...

Christian Marseilles: Training the Next Generation of Musicians

Christian Marseilles: Training the Next Generation of Musicians

Mikaila Barker, Reporter
January 11, 2017
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“I would like to pursue a career in teaching music, I think that would be really fulfilling. Other than [being] a professional musician, that would be my dream career.” Sophomore Christian Marseilles has been working at the San Diego Music Studio since 2015, teaching both guitar and ukulele to his ...

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