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Keep up with the Charger! We write about anything and everything; from news about school events to a piece about your favorite teacher. The Charger has something for everybody to enjoy. Check back to see new articles from your favorite writers!

Give Thanksgiving a Chance

"Oh, can’t you just smell the fresh snow? Actually, we never get any of that anyways.

HOLD IT!

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, and you’re already singing Christmas music!?!"

Caroline Haynes

Becoming Like Little Children: Lessons Learned from Elementary Kids

CCS Lower School students share their dreams, favorite jokes, and what makes their mom or dad a good teacher. 

Lauren McNeese

Mrs. Austin On Her Relationship with Theatre

Ellie Austin, Chattanooga Christian School Alum - exceptional education paraprofessional, and middle school theatre teacher - shares what drew her to theatre, her hopes for the upcoming musical, and what it was like to watch her high school boyfriend kiss her best friend on stage.

Lauren McNeese

Jenna Miller

Chattanooga Cafe Comparison

Our Charger Staff writer Elise May has spent the last couple months trying different cafés around Chattanooga. At each place she compared the environment, drinks, food, and service.

Elise May

#Getsleepandread

#GetSleepAndRead is a campaign promoted by The Learning Commons which exists to encourage and educate students on the benefits that reading and sleeping an adequate amount has on the brain. 

Lauren McNeese

Caroline Glass

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SENIOR FEATURE

What is the Senior Feature?

To celebrate our seniors, The Charger is featuring four members from the CCS Class of 2020 on the website a week. Our goal is to highlight all the amazing things our Seniors have accomplished, as well as acknowledge their contributions to CCS throughout their time here. From their favorite thing to do in Chattanooga to the lessons that CCS has taught them, check back every week to learn more about your best friends, and get to know some new ones!

VSCO GIRL QUIZ

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Results

Out of the 338 responses:

  • The average CCS student scored an 11, meaning that the average student is slightly a VSCO girl.

  • 50% own a hydro flask

  • 25% wear a shell necklace

  • 60% wear friendship bracelets 

  • 38% use carmex

  • 22% own a jeep

  • 18% put Redbubble stickers on their hydro flask

  • 28% put Redbubble stickers on their computer case

  • 49% have a VSCO account

  • 30% play the Ukulele

  • 43% use signature scent

  • 26% wear their boy friend's sweatshirt

  • 79% wear oversized t-shirts

  • 71% wear scrunchies 

  • 63% live by the ocean or want to

  • 53% want to save the turtles

  • 37% use metal straws

  • 23% use metal straws in a travel case

  • 49% "sksksksk"

  • 39% "and I oop"

  • 49% wear socks and 'stocks

  • 36% have blond highlights

  • 14% wear shark watches

  • 31% wear lulu

  • 22% have a second piercing

  • 9% have a cartilage piercing

  • 44% wear pura vida bracelets 

  • 30% wear teleties

  • 20% post pictures of themselves crying on their finsta/private story

  • 60% type in all lowercase

  • 51% want to be TikTok famous

Wanna see if you are a vsco girl?

OUR MISSION

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The mission of The Charger is to encourage students to use their God-given gifts for the good of the CCS community. We believe that every student has the ability to be creative, and it is our goal to help them see that in themselves. At The Charger, we’re building a team of strong and competent writers, photographers, and thinkers who are passionate about changing the world for God’s glory.

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