• Shout out to the CHS Teacher of the Year Finalists: J. Beytebiere, R. Boagni, W. Chan, G. Hart, and V. Usanga!! Congratulations!!

  • Students, start your countdown! Thanksgiving break is coming up from Nov. 22th to Nov. 24th! Stay safe and thankful!

  • Show your CHS pride and wear your school colors for Spirit Day on Friday Nov. 17th!

  • Come out and support our Varsity Girls Basketball v. Alief Taylor @ CHS @ 7PM on Nov. 14th!!

  • Come support our Varsity Basketball Boys v. Katy HS @ CHS @ 7PM on Nov. 13th!!

  • Congratulations to Theatre II, III, and IV students for winning 1st and 2nd place at the annual Renaissance Festival!!

  • Come out to FFA's Spirit Night on Nov. 13 from 3-9pm @ Brookstreet BBQ! Proceeds go to Clements FFA!

Weird But True by Ruhee

  1. Unlike fish, sharks cannot suddenly stop swimming or swim backwards.
  2. We shiver to conserve and generate heat by tightening the skin and shaking the muscles.
  3. The Caesar salad creation and name is attributed to Caesar Cardini in 1924, an Italian immigrant who operated restaurants in Mexico and the United States.
  4. The oldest signer of the Declaration of Independence was Benjamin Franklin; he was 70 years old.
  5. Although Henry Ford is often said to have driven the first care, on March 6, 1896, Charles Brady King drove the first automobile in Detroit several months before Henry Ford.
  6. The dimes made by the Philadelphia Mint have 118 thin, tightly-spaced reeds. Quarters have 119, half dollars have 150, dollars have 198, and a Susan B. Anthony dollar has 133 reeds.
  7. A hippopotamus’ milk is pink in color, and their sweat has a red coloration.
  8. Green ink was originally used to prevent photographic counterfeiting since the cameras of the time could only take pictures in black and white.
  9. Picasso has produced about 50,000 works of art throughout his life: 1,885 paintings, 1,228 sculptures, 2,880 ceramics, and 12,000 drawings.
  10. New York City was named the first capital of the United States once the Constitution was ratified.
Weird But True by Ruhee