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HCP: Justine Sullivan

HCP: Justine Sullivan

Gillian Corona, Reporter

December 11, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP, Top Stories

Keeping up with her school, work, home life and volunteering, senior Justine Sullivan still finds time for her friends and family. While in Pre-Cal, AP Environmental Science, English IV, Spanish II, Government and Pals 2, Sullivan is also in NHS and started a club this year as well. She, along with s...

Humans Of CP: Abby Holtfort

Humans Of CP: Abby Holtfort

Sydney Miner, Reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP, Most Recent, Recent Stories, Top Stories

From performing in her first play in seventh grade, to performing in many high school productions, such as "Cabaret" and "Funny Girl," senior Abby Holtfort has been a part of the theater department for almost five years. "I have been performing in musicals since seventh grade, but didn't start taking...

Humans of CP: Alex Goodwin

Humans of CP: Alex Goodwin

Perry Jamail, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Humans of CP, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Weaving his way through defenders and putting up points for the boy’s junior varsity basketball team, sophomore Alex Goodwin is very talented on the court. Ever since Goodwin was in the sixth grade, he has taken basketball very seriously, knowing that it’s the sport he loves. When asked about th...

Humans of CP: Aidan Peña

Humans of CP: Aidan Peña

Deana Trautz

November 6, 2017


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Feet not always on the ground, sophomore Aidan Peña participates in competitive cheer in his free time. Peña got into tumbling through TaeKwonDo when he was four, and when he turned seven, Peña began taking his first private tumbling lessons. Then, at nine years old, Peña decided to change it up...

Humans of CP: Olivia Cantrell

Humans of CP: Olivia Cantrell

Sydney Miner, Reporter

November 2, 2017


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Practicing and reciting oral interpretation of literature, junior Olivia Cantrell competed at the Westlake/Chapparal TFA Swing Meet against other schools in the district on Oct. 17. She placed third in Poetry Interpretation and fifth in Prose Interpretation. Cantrell delivered two poems called "Blueprint"...

Humans of CP: Ashley Poulsen

Humans of CP: Ashley Poulsen

Gillian Corona, Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Humans of CP, Most Recent

Sophomore Ashley Poulsen likes swimming, hiking, swimming, camping and...swimming. Poulsen is in Pre-AP Geometry and English II; she also takes Chemistry, World History, Human Body Systems and sign language. In addition, she swims for the team and for Lost Creek Aquatics. Poulsen said swimming is her...

Humans of CP: Coach Timothy Knicky

Humans of CP: Coach Timothy Knicky

Garrett Wilson, Reporter

October 17, 2017


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Tim Knicky, our new Algebra II teacher, played professional football with the Green Bay Packers, New York Jets and the Cincinnati Bengals. To add on to the crazy story, Knicky went to CPHS in 2004 to start his football career. When asked why he came back to CPHS and teach, he replied saying,"There...

Humans of CP: Lacey Hurley

Humans of CP: Lacey Hurley

Deana Trautz, Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP

Having grown up in an expressive and musical family, freshman Lacey Hurley is now involved in advanced women's choir, theatre, as well as the Emeralds dance team. Hurley talks about how her family always has jam sessions and creates harmonies together. "My siblings and I can all vibe together over...

Humans of CP: Lindsey Elford

Humans of CP: Lindsey Elford

Garrett Wilson, Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP

From helping fellow students with their homework to playing sand volleyball on the weekends, sophomore Lindsey Elford's schedule is constantly busy. Elford is involved in multiple AP classes, including two science classes, Physics Pre-Ap and Chemistry Pre-Ap. She also likes to play drums as a hobby w...

Humans of CP: Brody Bush

Humans of CP: Brody Bush

Sydney Miner, Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP, Top Stories

Since the beginning of last summer, freshman Brody Bush has been a part of a rock alternative band called "Crushed Muffin." He plays bass for the band alongside his band mates, fellow freshman Gustavo McClure and Dylan Gilpin. Together they have been writing and producing their own original songs that...

Humans of CP: Emma Baker

Humans of CP: Emma Baker

Gillian Corona, reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP, Top Stories

Charismatic, live music fanatic, junior Emma Baker, lives in a bilingual, biracial home. She is involved in Photojournalism, PALs, Environmental Club and works at Shakes. Baker’s dad was born deaf and therefore learned to sign. She has two younger siblings who are also deaf, a seven-year-old sister...

Humans of CP – Niki Evans

Humans of CP – Niki Evans

Perry Jamail, Reporter

September 21, 2017


Filed under Humans of CP, Top Stories

This school year, CPHS welcomes a new member to its teaching staff. On her fourth year of teaching dance, Niki Evans is the new assistant dance director for the Celebrities and Emeralds this year. Mrs. Evans shares one of her funniest moments while teaching dance.  “One time I was demonstrating, it was j...

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