Plan B-minus: New Teacher Elizabeth Marymee Talks Shifting Gears from Biology to English

Plan B-minus: New Teacher Elizabeth Marymee Talks Shifting Gears from Biology to English

Alison Whitley, Reporter

October 5, 2017


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With every new school year comes new students, but some school years, new teachers arrive on campus, as well. Mrs. Elizabeth Marymee, who teaches English I and II, is one of these new teachers this academic year. Throughout her high school years, Marymee always thought she was going to be a veteri...

Be Here or Be Squared: New Teacher Jacqueline Rosenfeld Discusses Her Journey to Teaching Math

Be Here or Be Squared: New Teacher Jacqueline Rosenfeld Discusses Her Journey to Teaching Math

Maddi Tseng, Reporter

September 29, 2017


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“Some … teachers will just be [at school] because it’s work … [and] that’s the only school that they can teach at … so they don’t feel like as if it’s like a privilege to be there. … Teachers at this school … know where we’re at, and we’re happy to be there,” math teacher Ja...

Unparalleled: Student-Run Parallel Pictures Talks Filming and Personal Growth

Unparalleled: Student-Run Parallel Pictures Talks Filming and Personal Growth

Paige Townsend, Reporter

September 27, 2017


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What does it take to run a professional photography and video editing business? Seniors Evan France, Andrew Klein, David Ardill and Trevor Blount know from firsthand experience that it’s not easy. Parallel Pictures is a student-run media group that professionally edits a wide variety of videos and pho...

Redefining Royalty: Three Homecoming Princesses on Tradition and Popularity

Redefining Royalty: Three Homecoming Princesses on Tradition and Popularity

Brigid Ambuul, Reporter

September 21, 2017


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When it comes to the homecoming court, Hollywood tends to paint a glamorously unrealistic picture of the typical candidates for princess — bubblegum-smacking, one-dimensional queen bees who fight tooth and nail for the title of Homecoming Queen. This year’s winners are proof that these stereotypi...

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


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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...

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