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Get to know your activities director

Get to know your activities director

Hannah Ahdab, Contributor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Features

With an office door always open, Mrs. Sally Phillips makes herself available to all students and staff throughout the day. And no matter what time it is, you can almost always find someone in her office asking about a club or just advice about life. As the activities director of the entire school, Mrs. Phil...

Junior summer to-do list

Junior summer to-do list

Hajera Naveed, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

As the school year comes to a close, juniors should be getting ready for an important summer. By the time juniors come back to school in August they should be both physically and mentally ready for a long and stressful first semester. Something that was stressed greatly by counselors during junior...

Class of 2018 shares their senior quotes

Class of 2018 shares their senior quotes

Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

With graduation quickly approaching, we gave seniors the opportunity to encapsulate their high school experiences within a senior quote. Whether they chose something funny, inspirational, or anything else in between, we wish them luck as they start the next chapter of their lives! Chase Ackerson: "Shoot for the s...

Teams and Traditions

Teams and Traditions

Layo Adelakun, Amanda Bagby, & Anya Uppal, Section Editors, print staff

May 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

The sport programs cycle is winding down as summer approaches. The JV and varsity teams all have different rituals that amp up their school spirit and get them ready for their competitions. Players from all sports were asked what they consider to be traditions they couldn’t have a season without...

Indian Culture Club, the newest club

Indian Culture Club, the newest club

Everett Eck, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

May 16, 2018


Filed under Features

When an outside observer looks at the demographics of Central, the first that comes to most’s mind is the word “white.” On the website niche.com, which rates schools and universities across the country, Central has an A+ rating in academics, teachers, clubs and activities, college prep, and health safety...

ACT vs SAT: Which test will work for you?

ACT vs SAT: Which test will work for you?

Samantha Moriarty, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2018


Filed under Features

With decision day that was on Tuesday, May 1, most seniors have now committed to their college of choice for the next four years, meaning that the focus on the college process has now completely shifted to the junior class. For many juniors, the process of applying to colleges is currently centere...

Spreading mindfulness

Spreading mindfulness

Muneeza Ali-Khan, Contributor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Exactly an hour before students start to flood the brightly lit, green room, English teacher Mrs. Robyn Corelitz, already beaming, walks past the grey U shaped tables, her golden keys jingling in her left hand. She settles at her desk with ease. Her desk is surrounded by many  unconventional th...

Grimm return

Grimm return

May 10, 2018


Filed under Features

There’s a salty, somewhat foul scent wafting in the air surrounding the wrestlers locker room, which is tucked away in a remote basement hallway. Sitting next to me is Malachi Grimm, the newest coach to join the team’s roster, and also close to finishing his junior year. Grimm comes from a Latino...

From Us to England, and back again

From Us to England, and back again

Audrey La Valle, Contributor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Features

“This is totally the bee’s knees.” He laughs as the friends around him begin to cock their heads in confusion. He responds, “Don’t be such wind-up merchants,” and continues to smile when someone finally asks, “What does that even mean?” Matthew Hoffend, sophomore, was meant to sp...

Good eats with a new trendsetter

Good eats with a new trendsetter

Ashley Fodor, Contributor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Mckenna Hayes, junior, was posed in her kitchen with a green tea matcha latte in one hand and a slice of avocado toast with a sunny side up egg in the other. Her curly hair was neatly tossed into a bun on top of her head wrapped with a boho headband, and her arms were crossed over her classic t-shir...

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