Spring Choir Concert!

Madi Mull, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

Filed under Student News, Uncategorized

On April 19th, the Upper School Choir had a spring concert, consisting of a variety of songs. The songs ranged from Pentatonix to the Broadway production of Hamilton! Congratulations to all of the participants, as well as Mrs. Goley and Mr. Bear for their guidance and the endless hours they put into making it a success!

NC Thespians Festival

Maya Cauthen, Fine Arts Editor

March 28, 2017

Filed under Current Events, Showcase, Student News

After an impressive showcase at Cita, Charlotte Christian’s Act 1 team travelled to Greensboro to compete at the North Carolina Thespians Festival. The whole team brought their A game with a performance of a play titled Murder by 10. Aside from their group effort, a number of the participants received individual awards for their small group and solo performances. The winners are as follows: A great number of our high...

Healing The Divide

Maya Cauthen, Fine Arts Editor

March 9, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Student News

On February 23, 2017, Charlotte Christian had its very first Black History Month chapel where the school celebrated the accomplishments of African Americans over the years in this country. The chapel was organized by Victoria Johnson and Dallas Thomley with the help of their creative team, Kiara Cornelius, Kayla Knight, Gerlea Patton, Sydney Scott, Phoebe Son, Brooklyn Williams, Kai Young, LJ Brown, Austin Glover, Austin Israel,...

1,000 Points!

1,000 Points!

February 8, 2017

The Charlotte Christian Lancer would like to formally congratulate senior Rob Peterson for scoring 1,000 points over his entire basketball career! On February 7, Rob was honored prior to his last home...

Results From the National Art and Writing Competition

February 8, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Student News

The awards are out from the National Art and Writing competition and our visual arts students blew the competition out of the water. With several gold key and silver key awards and a plethora of honorable mentions, CCS stole the show with their immense talent. All of these individuals created original pieces of artwork or portfolios that caught the eyes of the judges amongst the other entries within their state. They will...

Scholastic Writing

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

January 31, 2017

Filed under Student News

Many of the Charlotte Christian students have incredible proficiency in the written arts. Students from all over submitted work to one of the most prestigious writing competitions for grades 7-12, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Not only did students from our school enter the competition, they also received national recognition and awards for pieces they submitted. Congratulations, Knights!   The following stude...

A Trip Through Time

Maya Cauthen, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017

Filed under Current Events, J-Term, Student News

On Monday, Dr. Headley and Mr. Hoff’s group took a trip back in time to the 1960s where 4 college students stood up against injustice by going to eat at a lunch counter in Greensboro. It was mind blowing for the students to be able to step back in time to view life in the 60s. The museum also showcased the perils of African Americans living in the US during the 20th century. It brought tears to everyone’s eyes to see how...

Knights At The Next Level

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

November 14, 2016

Filed under Sports, Student News

Signing day is always a very exciting time for our school. While we will dearly miss these seniors next year, there are so many reasons to celebrate sending them off to play college athletics. On November 9, six seniors signed away the next four years of their lives to amazing schools. Congratulations on making your dreams come true!   Andrew Durden (baseball) – Presbyterian College Drew Donathan (basebal...

Academic Awards 2015-2016

Maya Cauthen, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

Filed under Student News

     2016 Highest Achievement Awards   At this time, we would like to recognize all members of the class of 2016 who will be accepting a merit-based scholarship for academics, athletics, or fine arts in the fall.  Please stand at this time if you will be attending college in the fall on a merit based scholarship.   Class of 2016 Honors Graduates (Please come to the stage as we call your name) Thes...

CITA Highlights

February 22, 2016

Filed under Current Events, Student News

This January, Charlotte Christian’s Act 1 took one long bus ride all the way to Chattanooga, Tennessee to compete in the 2016 CITA competition. Along travel  didn’t keep the knights from bringing their A game and showing their competitors how it’s done. Act 1 members performed a solo or duet of their choice. They performed a theatre piece and we’re proud to say that Avery Williams, Mary King, Grace Dupre, and Collin...

Christmas Classics

Maya Cauthen and Caroline Lubinsky

December 6, 2015

Filed under Student News

A Christmas Story: This is a simple tale that truly captures the hearts of many each year, with its realistic yet lighthearted approach to your average family’s Christmas holiday. This story takes place in the early 40’s and centers around a boy named Ralphie who is very endearing yet super clumsy. He always has good intentions but the outcome isn’t always the best. All that matters is that he loves his family and his ...

Dance ‘Til You Drop

Maya Cauthen, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015

Filed under Student News

Practice for Dance Team started back in August for the team. During a weeklong camp, the girls met each other and worked hard to learn 4 starting dances for the year. This year’s team is full of newcomers and two returning seniors and they’re all thrilled for the upcoming season. Our participants are Noelle Cassier, Emily Maye, Lilly Turner, Leah Cloninger, Callie Cain, Caroline Farley, Mallory Brown, Rachael Parsons,...

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