• LETTER OF INTENT SIGNING DAY AT HALL OF CHAMPIONS CONGRATS TO ALL THE STUDENTS!

  • Pertussis Notification: please check Schoolloop for notification and letter

  • Host an Australian Exchange Student - arrangements need to be made before Thanksgiving!

  • CEF FALL 2014 PHOTO CONTEST

  • WELCOME DR. JOSH PORTER, OUR NEW PRINCIPAL!

  • First ever fall musical brings surprises and success

    First ever fall musical brings surprises and success

    Bennett Lane, staff writer, videographer

    November 21, 2014

    This past weekend the Carlsbad high school theatre performed their rendition of the play, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Seling Bee". As one of the many things that made this show unique, near the beginning of the performance non-actor audience members were called up from their seats to join the production on stage as "spellers" in the spelling bee. "The... READ MORE »»

    Senior Hannah Allen sings goodbye to the last audience volunteer speller.

    photo courtesy of Rick Schwartz

  • Athletes sign their way to the future

    Athletes sign their way to the future

    Maggie Sweeney, staff writer

    November 21, 2014

    On Nov. 12, nearly 200 student athletes signed their National Letter of Intent to play sports at the collegiate level at the San Diego Hall of Champions. The NCAA requires athletes verbally committed to athletic scholarships to sign these letters in order to officially bind themselves to their colleges.  This ceremony was held from 7:30 to 10:00... READ MORE »»

    Seniors commit to colleges by signing a National Letter of Intent to their perspective sports. The athletes have worked very hard to get where they are. (Photo courtesy to Photo Bakery.com)

    Photo courtesy to Photo Bakery.com)

  • Athletes for Rwanda plays for a good cause

    Athletes for Rwanda plays for a good cause

    Monique Dufault, staff writer

    November 17, 2014

    In support of an orphanage in Rwanda, the Athletes for Rwanda club hosted its third annual tennis tournament at the Carlsbad High School tennis courts. The 16 teams who participated, all dressed in themed-couples costumes to make the game more festive, were able to raise $400 for the orphanage. Although the players had other specific reasons for... READ MORE »»

    Shawn Specht and Griffin Nordin finish as runner-ups in the tournament. Athletes for Rwanda raised $327 for their cause.

    Hanna Dupre

  • “1989” is Taylor Swift’s best business decision

    “1989” is Taylor Swift’s best business decision

    Gillian Allen, staff writer

    November 7, 2014

    Critics wasted no time in attacking mega-star Taylor Swift’s fifth album “1989” that was released on Oct. 27. Unfortunately, these critiques will find themselves lost amongst a sea of praise and approval from the teenage generation. Swift has come a long way from writing songs about the heartbreakers and mean girls of high school and has developed... READ MORE »»

  • New Orchestra teacher joins CHS

    New Orchestra teacher joins CHS

    Karissa Lynaugh, staff writer

    November 7, 2014

    This school year, CHS welcomes new orchestra teacher, Mrs. Allen, to the staff. Playing the oboe since fourth grade and eventually pursuing this in college, Mrs. Allen joins Carlsbad with plenty of experience. She has played with the Corona Symphony Orchestra, the San Diego symphony, as well as local play and musical companies. With her experience,... READ MORE »»

    Mrs.Allen conducts Chamber Orchestra during first period.This is Mrs.Allen first year teaching orchestra at Carlsbad High School.

    Hannah Kellermeyer

Australian exchange students in need of hosts

Megan Overbey, staff writer

Following the sixteen-year-old tradition, the Australian exchange students are coming to Carlsbad in January. This program is organized through the PTSA, so all the money made goes back to the school. Hosting an Australian is an opportunity to meet someone from a completely different part of the world and grant someone the chance to experience life in Southern California. It also gives the opportunity to learn about  the Australian way of life...  Read More »

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Recent News Stories

Seniors Isabelle Lee, Kitty Knorr, and Sarah Sheets celebrate their victories in their respective events at the Fullerton debate.  The team as a whole took home first place at the tournament.

CHS debates their way to the top

November 18, 2014

From Oct. 17 to 19, the Carlsbad High School speech and debate team competed in a tournament at Cal State Fullerton, along with 70 other schools from California. At the tournament,...  Read More »

Shawn Specht and Griffin Nordin finish as runner-ups in the tournament.  Athletes for Rwanda raised $327 for their cause.

Athletes for Rwanda plays for a good cause

November 17, 2014

In support of an orphanage in Rwanda, the Athletes for Rwanda club hosted its third annual tennis tournament at the Carlsbad High School tennis courts. The 16 teams who participated,...  Read More »

Mr.Asters annual political debate was held Oct.28,2014. Students were able to pick the topics for the debate and questions to help them their own political positions.

The CAC throws a political party

November 7, 2014

Last Tuesday, Oct. 28 the Carlsbad Cultural Arts center housed the 2014 Political Forum. The forum featured five local politicians sharing their parties’ stance on modern issues....  Read More »

Sports Scores

  • Friday, November 7

    Boys Water Polo

    Carlsbad 7 - La Jolla 4

  • Friday, November 7

    Football

    Carlsbad 37 - Ramona 53

  • Thursday, November 6

    Girls Volleyball

    Carlsbad 0 - La Costa Canyon 3

  • Tuesday, November 4

    Girls Volleyball

    Carlsbad 2 - El Camino 3

  • Tuesday, November 4

    Boys Water Polo

    Carlsbad 5 - Bishop's 8

  • Friday, October 31

    Football

    Carlsbad 35 - El Camino 7

  • Thursday, October 30

    Girls Volleyball

    Carlsbad 2 - Rancho Buena Vista 3

  • Thursday, October 30

    Boys Water Polo

    Carlsbad 12 - La Costa Canyon 10

  • Tuesday, October 28

    Girls Volleyball

    Carlsbad 3 - Sage Creek High School 0

  • Saturday, October 25

    Boys Water Polo

    Carlsbad 5 - Vista 7

  • Friday, October 24

    Football

    Carlsbad 14 - Oceanside 28

  • Thursday, October 23

    Girls Golf

    Carlsbad 223 - La Costa Canyon -236

  • Thursday, October 23

    Boys Water Polo

    Carlsbad 13 - El Camino 3

  • Tuesday, October 21

    Girls Tennis

    Carlsbad 4 - La Costa Canyon 14

  • Tuesday, October 21

    Girls Volleyball

    Carlsbad 0 - La Costa Canyon 3

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Top Ten things to be thankful for

Top Ten things to be thankful for

Haley Spanier, Andie Naugler, Emma Veidt, Editors

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and although food and family may be the first thing to come to mind, Thanksgiving, as the name so clearly states, is a holiday for...  Read More »

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2014 Concerts

Top concerts for the rest of 2014

November 21, 2014

With Thanksgiving and Christmas break approaching quickly, teachers are digging deep into the curriculum...  Read More »

Lancer Express offers correction

November 21, 2014

Correction: In the November edition of the Lancer Express, the "Respect without the R-word" article used...  Read More »

Taylor Swift article

“1989” is Taylor Swift’s best business decision

November 7, 2014

Critics wasted no time in attacking mega-star Taylor Swift’s fifth album “1989” that was released...  Read More »

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Austrian student experiences Carlsbad life

Austrian student experiences Carlsbad life

Monique Dufault, staff writer

For Austrian Benjamin Gruber's two-week international trip, he decided to travel 9,595 kilometers to California from his home twenty kilometers away from the city of Vienna....  Read More »

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Jake Ummel hands out bracelets and trading cards to elementary school kids at Poinsettia. The Champion Lancers teach kids to live a drug and alcohol free life style.

Sharing a substance free lifestyle, starring Champion Lancers

November 3, 2014

Each year, Red Ribbon Weeks serves students with the reminder of making healthy choices, and the Champion...  Read More »

Junior Lehua Plaza expresses herself through many different activities. One she enjoys most is art.

Lehua Plaza promotes messages within her art

November 3, 2014

When you think of a movement, you think of protests and petitions. However, Carlsbad High junior Lehua...  Read More »

Emma Wenger hangs out with friends in old Stockholm , a touristy place to eat and shop.

Emma Wenger travels to her Swedish origin

October 28, 2014

In Stockholm, Sweden, CHS sophomore Emma Wenger returns to her Swedish origin, but now, she experiences...  Read More »

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