CEHS News

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Bre Burton

May 17, 2019

Take note of the upcoming events that are quickly approaching us.

Preparing for the Future

Preparing for the Future

Anna Combs

May 7, 2019

Many students struggle with deciding what career they want to pursue in the future. That is why here at East we have C4 classes. C4 classes help students discover what they are interested in, and what career path would be best for them. Some C4 classes offered here at East are nursing, dentistry, vet...

Prom at a Price

Senior Reagin Branaman from a pawn store, The Golden Nugget.

Annie Bastian

May 3, 2019

  With prom right around the corner, many students around East wonder how they will pay for all the components that go into the night. For a minimal prom experience, the couple will have to at least buy a dress, tux, corsage and dinner. This is not including all the other components that ...

Teacher Offers Extra Credit Through Neckties

Teacher Offers Extra Credit Through Neckties

Hannah Harris

May 1, 2019

Many teachers at East gracefully offer extra credit to their students because they recognize that school is hard. The coursework can be rigorous and maintaining good grades can seem impossible at times. Biology and Genetics teacher Derek Chastain offers extra credit in his classes. However, the...

Prom Court 2019

Prom Court 2019

Bre Burton

April 29, 2019

This is our 2019 Prom Court. Below is an interactive image that gives you information on each person. "...

Nick South

Nick South

Cayden Rooks

April 25, 2019

Senior Nick South’s name is very renowned at Columbus East High School. Not only do you hear his name murmured throughout the halls, but you can find his picture on the wall of fame, as well. The reason behind all the fame comes in two words: State champion. In 2018, South became one of thre...

Cassie Gonsior

Cassie Gonsior

Annie Bastian

April 10, 2019

“Falling in love” is a phrase used to describe the transition from attraction to love for another person. For Cassie Gonsior, a Social Studies teacher at East, she fell pretty hard before love came around. “The way he tells it, he thought I was dead,” Gonsior said. “So he vaulted over ...

Basketball Fever

Basketball Fever

Monica Burton

April 9, 2019

Every year, when spring comes closer and closer, a basketball frenzy begins for an entire month. This 63 game tournament is known as March Madness. With over millions of brackets being made, the chances of a perfect bracket is unlikely but possible. Before the condition known as “March Madness” afflicted the ...

Where Is the Best Drinking Fountain at East?

Where Is the Best Drinking Fountain at East?

Alli Barnette

April 4, 2019

There are tons of drinking fountains around the four floors that we have at East. If you are a water drinker like me, you probably have noticed that the drinking fountains have a different taste. I decided to taste all of  the water fountains around school and see which one is the best. Cafeteria...

Physical Activity

Physical Activity

Anna Combs

April 2, 2019

Everyone knows that high schoolers are extremely busy. Even though this is the case, it is still very important to do some sort of physical activity throughout the day. Everyone needs physical activity to stay in shape and keep a clear mind. Physical activity not only helps people stay in shape, but it ca...

Coach Chitty

Coach Chitty

Haili Smith

April 2, 2019

If you know Coach Chitty, you know his famous line, “Blessed by the good Lord”. Coach Chitty was born and raised in Bloomington, Indiana. He has been married for 25 years and has two kids. Coach Chitty enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. He also enjoys spending his alone time playi...

April Dougherty

April Dougherty

Anaya Warren

April 1, 2019

You hear people talk about CPR and how if it needed to be done, they would have the ability to do so but have you ever actually been in a position where you absolutely have to perform it on the spot? Well for East’s school nurse, April Dougherty, that was her reality. “I always loved going to ...