2018-2019 Staff

Tanishq Nerkar


What's up, Tanishq, I'm 13 and I play Basketball and Football. .

Riya Nemelidinne


I am a seventh grade student at RCMS. I love to dance and to sing even though I'm not good at it.

Carl Chen


Carl Chen is a seventh-grader at RCMS Majectics Team. He is a writer for the Carson Chronicle and he loves journalism at RCMS. He enjoys music, video editing, and video games. He likes every subject at RCMS.

Allan Wang


Allan Wang is a seventh-grader on the Trailblazers team. In his spare time, he likes to read and draw, as well as play the piano.

Andrew Imeish


Andrew Imeish is a 13-year-old Majestic. He likes to bike and fish, and his favorite subject is math.

Alex Boyle


Alex Boyle is an RCMS seventh-grader on Dream Team. He enjoys theater, writing stories and drawing, and he was part of the RCMS Spring Play, "The Pirates of Penzance."

Luke Witlin


Luke is in seventh grade on the Dream team. He loves to swim competitively, read, and sometimes sleep in on weekends.

Yishak Kelkay


Yishak Kelkay is a seventh-grader on the Trailblazers team. He spends most of his free time playing soccer and FIFA.

Amrutha Pendyala


Amrutha Pendyala is a seventh-grader on the Trailblazers Team at Rachel Carson Middle School. She loves reading, writing, and art.

Eric Zeng


Eric, 13, is a seventh grader on the Champions team at Rachel Carson Middle School. In his free time, he enjoys playing with friends, and doing math problems.

Dev Doshi


Dev Doshi is a seventh grader at RCMS on the Champions team. He enjoys playing basketball and video games in his spare time and his favorite subjects are History and Math.

Katya Loidap


Katya Loidap is an eighth-grader on the Voyagers team at Carson. Originally from Russia, she enjoys writing, listening to music, and keeping up with current politics and issues around the world.

Rohan Manroa


Rohan is a seventh grader on the Trailblazers team, and a writer for the Carson Chronicle. He likes to read, and he also likes to look at random websites on the internet. He also enjoys speedsolving Rubik's Cubes as a side hobby.

Tejesh Dandu


Tejesh Dandu is a seventh grader on Team Legacy. Tejesh loves to play basketball, solve puzzles, and surf the internet and read books in his free time. Tejesh also loves math and history.

Annika Bhatia


Annika Bhatia on the Legacy team at RCMS likes to play basketball, read and watch Netflix. She hopes to be a pediatrician when she grows up so she can help kids in places where they don't receive enough medical attention.

Francesca Mangano


Francesca Mangano, Legacy, RCMS, enjoys art, music and movie editing. She hopes to be a screenwriter when she grow up so she can work with green screens.



Santiago is a seventh-grader who plays soccer and runs track when he's not playing video games.

Shritan Goki


Shritan Goki, 13, is a writer for the Carson Chronicle. He enjoys to write and read, and his favorite subject is math.

Autumn Frank


Autumn Frank is a seventh-grader on Team Legacy at Rachel Carson Middle School. She loves acting, writing, singing, mice and the color purple.

Nicholas Shapiro


I am 12 years old and on the Majestic Team. My favorite subject is social studies.

Keya Shah


Keya Shah is on the Trailblazers Team. She loves to draw and dance. Outside of school, she spends her time drawing and also likes to watch Netflix.

Everett Sawyer


My name is Everett and I like to play soccer and video games. I enjoy spending time with my friends and family and I am looking forward to writing more stories.

Pankaj Rapuru


Pankaj Rapuru is an eighth-grader at RCMS. He is very compelled towards technology. He creates computer models in his leisure time. He aspires to be a 3D Modeler and create major animated movies. He loves to play video games and...

Anjali Maddipatla


Anjali Maddipatla is a student at Rachel Carson Middle School. She loves playing basketball and her favorite subjects in school are English and Science.

Drew Levin

Staff Position

Drew is a seventh-grader of the Legacy team. His favorite subject is English.

Michael Tatum


Michael Tatum is a 13-year-old seventh grader on the Legacy team. His favorite subjects are History and English. He loves writing and enjoys playing basketball and baseball.

galilea vela


Galilea Vela is a seventh-grade student on the RCMS Trailblazers team. She likes the color yellow, loves to play soccer, and she likes history.

Rishita Markan

Writer/ Photographer

Hello! My name is Rishita Markan and I'm a writer and photographer for the Carson Chronicle. I like acting, reading and dogs.

Ethan Woodhead


Hi, I am Ethan, a seventh-grader at Rachel Carson. I love Star Wars and I am a very creative student.