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French Club To Hold Fundraiser Thursday Night


Kayla Beck, Reporter @kbeckcourant Tomorrow, the French club will be bringing cultural music and good karma to the halls of New Canaan High School. They will be hosting a concert fundraiser to sponsor children in French-speaking developing countries. All students in French 3, 4, or AP, are welcome to come down to the Wagner Room at 9 o’clock tomorrow to contribute to the cause and enjoy a taste of French music. Mark Foster, a French teacher at New Canaan High School and advisor to French Club, plans to donate a portion of the proceeds from each student’s ticket towards sponsoring a child.…

NCHS Undergoes New Changes Over the Summer


Meera Srinivasan, Story Editor @meerascourant As NCHS rings in the new year, students may have noticed the new changes around the school that happened. Thanks to the Parent Faculty Associations’ (PFA) beautification project, the outside of the school has had another renovation. A major exterior renovation has been completed to boost the brick-concrete appearance of the high school. The PFA’s goal in all these changes is to create an environment that fosters positivity and reflects the learning that occurs inside the school. Over the summer, Phase 3 of the Beautification project was completed along the front left wall of the…

What Does the New Black Parking Pass Mean for Juniors?


Katie Tan, Media Editor @KtanCourant If you’ve strolled through the NCHS parking lots this year, you may have noticed that not all the parking pass stickers are the same color. Unlike last year, there is now a black pass being issued to juniors. Not only do these new passes show off our school spirit, they serve to differentiate between junior and senior cars. They are more visible to the security staff who regulate the incoming traffic. David Gusitsch, the new Vice Principal of the High School, collaborated with the attendance office and security to create a more organized parking lot. He…

September 11th: 16 years later


Jake Neuberger, Editor-In-Chief @jakencourant Monday, September 11, 2017 marks the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks. A date which not only saw the hijacking of American Airlines Flight 11, United Flight 175, American Airlines Flight 77, and United Airlines Flight 93, but also the devastation of communities and the world as a whole. These acts of mass terrorism took the lives of almost 3,000 and injured over 6,000 others. Of these victims, 65 were from the state of Connecticut, and of them, three were New Canaan natives (Joe Coppo, Bradley Fetchet, Eamon McEneaney). In the years following the attacks, statistics…

New Station Managers Look to Energize NCTV


Kara Fahey, Reporter @kfaheycourant We all watch the announcements every week, but we don’t know much about the students who are working behind the camera. With so many of the NCTV staff leaving for college, the incoming leaders of the class are gven the opportunity to take on bigger roles. The new station managers, junior’s Sean Manzella and Christian Parrot, hope to bring improvements and a great new energy to the class next year. TV Broadcasting teacher, Roman Cebulski, who is also the advisor for NCTV, chose Sean and Christian because he believes they will create a positive change for…

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