From CHS art teacher Mrs. Siegel: Students in Drawing & Painting engaged in peer critiques of their apple practice paintings. They learned how to use oil paints following along w/a YouTube video tutorial after Mrs. Siegel taught them techniques using watercolor & acrylic paints. Students will now plan and complete 4 original paintings.
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
Students conducting peer critiques
Students conducting peer critiques
Students conducting peer critiques
Apple paintings
From CHS art teacher Mrs. Siegel: Photos of some students enrolled in 3D Art and Craft, creating sculptures using plaster gauze and papier mâché. Some students used pre-existing molds, and others opted to cast their own face or hand.
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
Two students casting a mask
3D art students making masks
A cast hand holding a mask that to reveal a second cast mask
A 3d ice cream cone
Due to public health concerns, both CHS indoor track meets at EIU that were scheduled for March 14th and March 21st have been cancelled.
about 4 years ago, CUSD1
From Ms. Hernandez: Twelve CHS students competed in the Environthon at Lake Land College today (March 12th). They placed 4th in Soils. Congratulations to the team!
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
The CHS Environthon team made up of 12 students
Special schedule for March 12 and March 13 at CHS
about 4 years ago, Doughty, Trevor
Tutorial pilot schedule.
Charleston Musical Booster Cheesecake Fundraiser and money are due Tuesday, March 10 to either Mrs. Sharp or Mr. Wengerski at CHS. Thank you.
about 4 years ago, CUSD1
SAT Preparation Schedules
about 4 years ago, Doughty, Trevor
SAT Preparation Schedule
Ms. Hernandez's Biology students were excited to discover their blood types today. Thanks to Community Blood Services.
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
Close up of a nurse holding a hand to prick it
Ms. Hernandez’s biology class
Ms. Hernandez’s biology class
A freshman girl having her finger pricked
Mrs. Neal’s Advanced Foods courses had some surprise judges for their Hamburger Throw Down Competition today. Students were given only 30 minutes to cook and assemble their culinary creations. They were judged on their Plating Abilities, Creativity, and Overall Flavor Profile. The winning burgers were a Spicy Pepperoni and Bacon burger from 2nd hour, and a Stuffed Bacon and Cheese burger from 3rd hour.
about 4 years ago, CUSD1
CHS Foods competition 3.4.20
CHS Foods competition 3.4.20
CHS Foods competition 3.4.20
CHS Foods competition 3.4.20
FFA strawberry crew.
about 4 years ago, Doughty, Trevor
FFA crew that unloaded the strawberries at CHS.
Strawberries have arrived for CHS FFA!
about 4 years ago, Doughty, Trevor
266 flats of strawberries.
15 CHS students were part of the 2020 Apollo Conference Honor Band tonight at Mt. Zion
about 4 years ago, Doughty, Trevor
Apollo Honor Band
There are new scholarships available!!!! Check them out on the webpage or stop by the guidance department for more information!
about 4 years ago, Phillips, Loretta
The CHS Interact Club is proud to welcome back Mustache March! Nine teachers are raising money for a local family battling cancer. Any teacher who raises over $500 will keep their mustache through April. Donations may be dropped off at the CHS main office; checks should be made out to CHS Interact Club, and you can vote for the teacher in the memo line. The teachers participating are (back row) Mr. Oakley, Mr. Pletsch, Mr. Thompson, Mr. Williams, (front row) Mr. Hinote, Mr. Hudson, Mr. Kanouse, Mr. Hanner, and (not pictured) Mr. Keating.
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
8 of the 9 teachers participating in Mustache March
From CHS Habitat for Humanity sponsor Amy Jackson: Sophie Kattenbraker and Casey Fisher volunteering at the Restore on Saturday morning (February 29th).
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
High school students volunteering at Restore.
CHS students volunteering at Restore.
JV Boys’ Basketball won their final game of the season at home against Mt Zion 75-56
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
Free throw at the end of the JV boys’ basketball game
CHS Senior Night for Basketball Season—senior band members
about 4 years ago, Runyon, Kristin
Senior band members photo #2
Senior band members photo #3
Senior band members photo #1