CAHS hosts its Ninth Annual Talent Show

CAHS hosts its Ninth Annual Talent Show

MJ Macias and Beth Schloeder
March 9, 2017
Filed under News, On-Campus, Showcase

On Friday, March 3, CAHS students showcased their talents, from singing, to dancing, to playing viola. However, while their performances received roaring applause, the moments before and while on stage were often full of nerves and anxiety. Even when they want to run away and hide, performers still have ...

Senior Karis Cho Is National Merit Finalist

Senior Karis Cho Is National Merit Finalist

Lindsey Keith, Reporter
March 9, 2017
Filed under News, On-Campus, Showcase

The PSAT provides eligibility of scholarships while also turning students into college standouts. Senior Karis Cho is one of three National Merit finalists at CAHS. Cho, along with seniors Coral James and Damian Oven, were recognized as National Merit finalists  for receiving impressive PSAT scores. “...

Coral James Is National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Coral James Is National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Mikaila Barker, Reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under News, On-Campus, Showcase

This year, the senior class of CAHS has three members pursuing the prestigious status of a National Merit Scholar. The process begins with taking the PSAT, after which the top 16,000 students across the nation are notified that they are semifinalists. Then the semifinalists must go through an intense appl...

Senior Damian Oven Is National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Senior Damian Oven Is National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Kaleigh Strong and Danielle Pigeon
March 7, 2017
Filed under News, On-Campus, Showcase

“It’s exciting [to qualify], but I kind of forgot about it because you have to wait three or four months after you apply [to find out if you’re a finalist],” said senior Damian Oven, who applied for the National Merit Scholarship Program and earned the title of one of three CAHS finalists. The N...

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
Filed under Features, Showcase

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
Filed under Features, Showcase

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...

Are You Red-y to Lose? Black Team Comes Out on Top

Are You Red-y to Lose? Black Team Comes Out on Top

Kaleigh Strong, Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

On Feb. 10 this year, the second annual Battle of the Caimans commenced as friends and foes alike went head to head in a showdown. Students signed up for teams in the yellow hall on a sheet merely labelled Team One and Team Two. In order to split the teams more evenly this year, ASB chose to keep...

Caiman Buddies: You’ve Got A Friend In Me

Caiman Buddies: You’ve Got A Friend In Me

Skylar Todd and Gabriel Senter
February 17, 2017
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

Looking to make some new friends? Play games? Participate in fun activities after school? The Caiman Buddies Club is just what you need! After learning about Best Buddies International, an organization that creates opportunities for people with developmental disabilities, freshman Blake Connors and his ...

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Boys Varsity Soccer on Team Bonding and Future Seasons

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Boys Varsity Soccer on Team Bonding and Future Seasons

Lauryn Butler, Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Boys Varsity Soccer team formed strong bonds throughout the season—bonds which have been developing since last year. “Last year we had completely new players, because the year before it was mainly seniors,” JK Haman said, “so last year was a rebuilding year, getting into the groove [...

The Battle of the Caimans Spirit Week

The Battle of the Caimans Spirit Week

Mikaila Barker and Lindsey Keith
February 16, 2017
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase, Uncategorized

For the week of Feb. 7-10, students showed school spirit with four dress up days: Flannel Day, Twin Day, Decades Day and Red vs. Black Day. These spirit days culminated with the event everyone had been waiting for: the Battle of the Caimans, which split the student body into two teams, Red and Black. ...

Seven Tips for Surviving Second Semester

Elizabeth Reimann, Reporter
February 15, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

After Christmas break, everyone starts to count the days down to summer. Here are a few tips to make the time between New Year’s and graduation breeze by. 1. Take mini-vacations Give yourself something to look forward to! Whether it be over spring break or the weekend, a simple getaway can he...

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