The Blue & Gold

Chamblee Reacts to Braaten Transfer

Maya Torres

December 5, 2018

Filed under Features

For the third time in four years, a Chamblee Charter High School principal has decided to leave Chamblee and move on to another position. Principal Rebecca Braaten worked as Chamblee principal for a year and a half, and will b...

Freeze Your Brain

Maya Torres

October 22, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In a time in which teachers have given up actually teaching their classes, in which free time is more abundant than actual knowledge in a school setting, in which the DeKalb County School District has blocked a majority of actua...

A Look Into the Jewish High Holy Days

Maya Torres

September 25, 2018

Filed under Features

Just as December represents Christmas for Christian students, September brings the High Holy Days to the Jewish community of Chamblee Charter High School. The High Holy Days are comprised of two holidays, ten days apart: Rosh Has...

Shakespeare Tavern Residency Brings “Midsummer” to Chamblee

Maya Torres

September 11, 2018

Filed under News

Coming to Chamblee Charter High School’s stage is a production of one of Shakespeare’s most popular plays -- “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” a story of love, dreams and human nature. Teaching artists Dani Herd and Adam King are...

Chromebooks Diminish Student Interest in Learning

Maya Torres

August 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The introduction of Chromebooks into the classrooms of Chamblee Charter High School has apparently caused a handful of teachers to assume that they no longer are required to do their jobs. Previously, I enjoyed going to class, taking...

Chamblee Students Stand Up for Their Lives and Against Gun Violence

Maya Torres

August 1, 2018

Filed under News

On March 24, 2018, over 30,000 protesters marched to the state capitol in an effort to gather together in opposition to weak gun regulations, in schools and beyond. “I feel that gun violence is something that really affects all...

School Security Superheroes

Maya Torres

August 1, 2018

Filed under Features, Pieces

In light of recent events, Chamblee Charter High School is among nearly every school in the US fearing for safety of the students. But securing the hallways are two campus supervisors and one school resource officer: Ron Brown,...