The Cherokee Scout

Development of the Novel Coronavirus


William Chacon, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

The Coronavirus started in Wuhan, China in December, and ever since the numbers all over the world have skyrocketed. How did this global pandemic spread so quickly? In early research, scientists thought this virus had spread from a seafood market which was proven not to be true. Now scientists kno...

Football Season or Clown Season? Cherokee Attempts to Tackle Shawnee

2020 Student Section at Cherokee v. Shawnee Football Game

Bella Parelli, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Everyone at Cherokee knows who our biggest rival is. Since the dawn of time, Shawnee and Cherokee have had it out for each other. No matter the competition: student section size, football team victory, etc, the two schools always have a massive spit fire.  September 13, 2019: Cherokee v. Shawnee at t...

People’s Choice Awards

Mrs. Charlesworth congratulates one of many People's Choice Award recipients

Hannah Kent, Staff Writer

June 11, 2019

The People’s Choice Awards at Cherokee have been an ongoing annual tradition for approximately  22 years. Each year teachers and staff recognize students who have showcased outstanding characteristics and those who have worked hard to make their school environment a better place. This traditio...

New Students Needed for Cherokee’s Marching Band

Marching Band Students Preparing Their Program for the 2018-2019 Season

Emily Paluba, Opinion Editor

May 22, 2019

On Monday, May 20, marching band sign ups will take place at Cherokee High School at 7 pm. All of the students and faculty are welcoming and encourage anyone to join. It doesn’t matter how much experience someone has, anyone can be a part of it. The marching band won the Group IVA State Champions title two ye...

Beware of Cherokee’s Sinking Football Field

Cherokee's Football Team Playing Against Lenape's Football Team on the Cherokee Turf

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

March 20, 2019

On March 14, 2019, students, staff, and parents were all made aware of the conditions of Cherokee's main field, the Bowl's turf, and its unsafe conditions. According to a letter released by one Cherokee's Assistant Principals, the Director of Athletics and Activities, Scott Agnew, the field was placed...

Students Explore New Opportunities at Job Fair

Promotional Poster for the Student Job Fair

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

March 20, 2019

The annual Student Job Fair is being held at the Lenape Regional High School District's Lenape High School on March 14, 2019, The job fair is open to all students, fifteen and older, and the district welcomes anyone interested to attend. The Job Fair will take place in Lenape's North Gymnasium where...

A Night of Honor at Cherokee’s Language Honor Society Induction

The New Members of Cherokee's Spanish Honor Society

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

March 20, 2019

The annual World Languages Honor Society Induction took place on March 14, 2019, in Cherokee's Performing Arts Center. Students from languages such as Spanish, Latin, Russian, Italian, French, and German were inducted into their language's national honor society chapter and relinquished in the great...

A New American Idol Comes to the Cherokee Stage

Iris Archer Singing at Cherokee Idol

Monica Morrissey

February 25, 2019

Cherokee Idol, a singing competition, was a two night event that took place on January 17 and 19. Last year Cherokee did not host this competition, but it was brought back this year.  This revival was prompted to raise money for Cherokee’s Girls Ensemble in order for them to perform at Carnegie Hal...

Cherokee Foundation for Education

Cherokee Foundation for Education

Sanjana Kondapalli, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 7, 2019

The Foundation for Education was created nine years ago as a long term initiative for the entire Lenape Regional High School District; however, it only maintained its presence in Cherokee, morphing into the Cherokee Foundation for Education. Mr. Lee, the original school liaison for CFFE, believes that this...

Mr. Cherokee Kicks off the Countdown to Graduation

Mr. Cherokee contestants await the results of the competition.

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

February 5, 2019

As first semester closes and second semester begins, the annual Mr. Cherokee competition is here. Similar to Miss America, male members of the senior class compete in four separate competitions: casual wear, talent, formal wear, and fishbowl questions. This year, the competitors wear Gaurav Dravida,...

Cherokee’s About to Feel a Lot More Zen

Cherokee's About to Feel a Lot More Zen

Cheyenne Hamilton and Dayna Schubert, Staff Writer and School News Editor

February 1, 2019

Attention Students of Cherokee High School: another new club has started. Three teachers, Mrs. McKenna, Mrs. Henry, and Ms. Farrell, have come together to start a yoga club at Cherokee. Not requiring an activity fee, Yoga Club is free to all students and requires no prior experience. The club was founde...

Be A Santa To A Senior: Spread Some Holiday Cheer

Students prepare to deliver gifts to Home Instead Senior Care

Cheyenne Hamilton, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

As the holiday season kicked off, a project called, Be A Santa To A Senior, was mentioned throughout Cherokee’s hallways. This service project at Cherokee gives students the opportunity to buy gifts for a specific senior citizen that would otherwise receive nothing. Cherokee students are given the...

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