Believe and Achieve Times

Student and Parent Edition: March 7, 2022

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CHS Boys' Basketball team wins the Portage Sectional!

The CHS Boys' Basketball team defeated Portage High School on Saturday to win the Portage Sectional! The Trojans defeated Merriville on Friday 56-41 to advance to the finals. On Saturday the Trojans continued their dominance and defeated Portage 59-31. The Trojans are now 26- 0 and will compete in the Michigan City Regional where they will take on South Bend Adams High School on Saturday, Mach 12 at 10am. Congrats to the entire team and coaching staff for advancing! Keep believing and achieving!!!!!

Some photos done by Pete Hokanson

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CHS Boys' Basketball Regional Ticket Information

Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, with the first 150 students in the athletic office receiving a free ticket thanks to School Board member Red Stone, School Board President Brandon Kroft, and The Orginal George's Gyros Spot of Chesterton. We have been given 1000 tickets to presell. All presale tickets will be the season pass for $10 and cover all games of the regional.

We anticipate that there will be tickets for sale at the door at Michigan City on Saturday morning - sales will be for season passes only and will be $10 cash at the gate.

Sale times at CHS are:

CHS students: Wed - Fri, 7:15 AM-3 PM in the HS athletic office

General Public: Wednesday 8-2:30 & 5-7 PM, Thursday & Friday 8 AM - 2:30 PM - Door #1 at CHS

We will sell as long as tickets are available.

Final Call for Class of 2022 Senior Shirts!

This is the FINAL CALL for 2022 Senior shirts. $15 (cash or check) sold in Mrs. J's room: A122. FINAL SALES March 17 @ 3pm.
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Caitlyn Cook and Natalie Jones compete at the Valparaiso Gymnastics Regional!

Caitlyn Cook and Natalie Jones represented the Trojans on Saturday at the Valparaiso Gymnastics Regional. Both Trojans did a great job! Natalie Jones finished 9th on the beam with a score of 9.25 as her accomplished season came to an end. However, Caitlin Cook advanced to the state finals in the Floor competition after finishing in 6th place with a score of 9.425! Good luck to Caitlyn Cook in the state finals on Saturday!


Caitlyn Cook: 14th place: 9.225


Caitlyn Cook: 10th place: 8.95


Natalie Jones: 9th place: 9.25

Caitlyn Cook: 11th place: 9.00


Caitlyn Cook: 6th place: 9.425 (Advances to the State Finals!!!!!!)

All Around:

Caitlyn Cook: 7th place: 36.60

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CHS Show Choirs compete in the Chicagoland Showcase!

The CHS SHOW CHOIRS competed at the Chicagoland Showcase on Saturday:

Sandpipers and The Business earned a spot in finals and captured 2nd Runner-Up among some of the top programs in the Midwest.

Drifters and The Business earned Grand Champions and Best Visuals of their division!

Hannah McElroy and Jodie Geenan were CHS’s Outstanding Performers.

CHS Dance Team competes in Nationals!

The Chesterton Dance Team traveled to Orlando, FL this weekend for NDA Nationals. The team competed in Jazz Finals and received 13th Place out of 43 teams, competing with various High Schools around the country. They also competed in the Kick category and won First Runner Up!

CDT is going to IHSDTA State Finals this weekend after receiving First at Regionals.

NorthShore Clinic for DSC Students

Duneland School Corporation has partnered with NorthShore Health Services and has established a school-based health clinic that is now located in Chesterton Middle School.

This partnership provides access to healthcare for ALL Duneland School students.

Some of the services include:

  • Strep Throat
  • Ear Infections
  • Immunizations
  • Sports Physicals
  • Treatment for pink eye
  • Rashes
  • Behavioral health services and referrals

Duneland parents interested in using the school-based clinic for their child will need to have a signed consent form on file. Consent forms are available from your Duneland school nurse or can be obtained at the NorthShore clinic where the visit is scheduled.

Currently Open (updated):

Monday & Thursday from 6:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Friday from 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Wednesday from 10:00 a.m.-6 p.m.

Call: 219-983-3776 x7020 to schedule an appointment.