The Cherokee Scout

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...

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...

Sports Above All Else?

Sports Above All Else?

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

December 17, 2018

Sports are a right of passage at Cherokee. Friday night lights are the pinnacle of the week, and all of Marlton gathers together to cheer on our football team. Sports are a focal point of our community, with people traveling far and wide to urge on the Cherokee Chiefs. However, this “fan club” do...

American Sign Language Club

From New York Times article,

Hannah Kent, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018

As many students know, Cherokee High School offers a variety of classes that introduce students to languages used around the world. These courses, such as German, Latin, French and Spanish, not only teach students about the grammar and usage of these language, but also teach the culture, structure, a...

Women’s International Club

Lauren Johnston

Sanjana Kondapalli, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 29, 2017

Women's International is a club that encourages change in local communities and recognizes global issues by enlightening students about social and civil issues, specifically pertaining to females.   The club is affiliated with the Women's Campaign International (WCI), an organization that "empowers...

Concert Choir and Girls’ Ensemble Perform in NYC

Concert Choir and Girls' Ensemble Perform in NYC

Ashwin Mahadevan, Clubs Editor

April 5, 2017

Choral singing is the quintessence of music. While at a surface level a choir may just appear to be an organized group of singers, at a deeper level, a choir is a group of friends, all devoted to singing, who come together to create musical brilliance and magnificence. The Cherokee Concert Choir and ...

Head to Med for Students Considering Medical Professions

Head to Med for Students Considering Medical Professions

Dayna Schubert, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

The Head to Med Club offers Cherokee students the opportunity to explore careers in the medical field. Once a month, various medical professionals, invited by the club, talk to students at Cherokee after school about their journey to success. They share their struggles and stories of what brought them to t...

Math Team is an Equation for Fun

Math Team is an Equation for Fun

Sam Schepps, Sports Editor

April 5, 2017

While it may not be the most glamorous club in Cherokee, the Math Team has proven capable of providing rigorous, yet satisfying challenges and opportunities for its members. Indeed, throughout the year-long season, members of the team compete in meets facing ten other schools, at most, from the surr...

It’s PB&J Time!

It's PB&J Time!

Erin Zak, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches are an all-American lunchroom staple.  They're easy to make and delicious to eat, but what would you do if you didn’t have any food to eat, not even a simple PB&J? The PB&J Club aims to help the 13% of American households who don’t get enough to eat...

Does Tickled Pink Tickle Your Fancy?

Does Tickled Pink Tickle Your Fancy?

Dayna Schubert, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

Imagine living your life in the same room everyday with no one to play with. Imagine having no one to look up to or motivate you to do better. This is the reality for many pediatric patients. However, the club Tickled Pink gives these kids the opportunity to have someone to play with and look up to....

The Instrumental Question: Is Marching Band a Sport?

The Cherokee marching band under the Friday night lights

Clarisa Moreno-Middleberg, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017

Behind the scenes of most major high school sporting events there lies a marching band.  The activity is primarily considered a part of the arts but as it has evolved, its parallels with  “traditional” sports have been noted, and a controversial topic has risen: is marching band a sport? P...

Small Club, Big Ideas

Small Club, Big Ideas

Kayla Fericy, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

Student Seminars emerged last year at Cherokee High School as a club for students to discuss issues that resonate with them. Nick Abraldes and Bryce Wagner, advised by Mrs. Polites, are leading a club that provides an open forum for students to contemplate, challenge, and discuss issues. Nick wanted...

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