Month: March 2017

First-time Competitor Places Fourth in Atlanta Art Competition

Junior Lina Chitadze had never submitted to an art competition before her art teacher, Lisa Guyton, told her about the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition. “She basically made me sign up for it, because I didn’t really know about it,” said Chitadze. “She thought I should do it.” The exhibition is a high school art […]

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Orchestra Performance Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

On Wednesday, March 1, 2017, DeKalb County canceled all after school activities, including the biggest orchestra performance of the year for many schools. Chamblee was one of the schools scheduled to perform at the 2017 Large Group Performance Evaluation (LGPE), more commonly known as “Festival.” Schools from all over DeKalb County congregate at a selected […]

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Empty Desks as Chamblee Students Stay Home for “Day Without Immigrants”

On February 16 thousands of immigrants, first generation and native born, citizen, resident, and undocumented, stayed home to show what a “Day Without Immigrants” would look like. The grassroots movement occurred in response to rising xenophobia and the president’s new immigration measures, including the travel ban and an increased amount of U.S. Immigrations and Custom […]

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