About Us

Chapinchronicle.com is the 2016-2017 online publication of the Captain John L. Chapin journalism program.  The staff at the Chapin Chronicle strives for excellence and professionalism as a media organization and works to foster a public forum for the Chapin High School community.

Our mission is, most importantly, to inform the student body and faculty of factual, diverse information about what is happening at Chapin and in the world around us. Equally important to the staff is to make this information available to the public and to also review enjoyable and interesting events for our readers.

Opinions expressed within these online pages, online blog accounts, as well as the print publications, do not necessarily represent the opinions of the staff, adviser, administration or EPISD.  Letters and guest columnists are welcome. Editors reserve the right to edit for content, space, and potentially libelous material.  Free clipart and photos labeled for non-commercial use that may be used in post or article or on adviser/ class website are courtesy of creative commons, non-commercial sites, and/or www.school.discoveryeducation.com

The Chapin Chronicle also subscribes to the Tribune Media SErvices, Inc., distributed by McClatchy/Tribune Information Services.

Memberships and awards include American Scholastic Press Association, Quill & Scroll, and National Scholastic Press Association.

Advertising space is available.  Please contact any staff member at 915-236-4400.
The Chapin Chronicle is not responsible for claims made by advertisers.

Chapin High School is named after El Paso WWII hero John L. Chapin who led the Men of Company E in several WWII battles.


The El Paso Independent School District and the Chapin Chronicle media organization does not discriminate in its educational programs or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, age, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, military status, mental or physical disability, gender stereotyping and perceived sexuality, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Inquiries concerning the application of Titles VI, VII, IX, and Section 504 may be referred to the District compliance officer, Patricia Cortez, at 230-2033; Section 504 inquiries regarding students may be referred to Cecilia Whiteman at 230-2836.

El Distrito Escolar Independiente de El Paso y el Chapin Chronicle organizacion no discrimina en los programas de educación o en prácticas de empleo usando el criterio de raza, color, credo edad, sexo, religión, origen nacional, estado civil, ascendencia, ciudadanía, estado militar, discapacidad física o mental, estereotipo sexual o sexualidad percibida, u otra práctica prohibida por la ley. Preguntas acerca de la aplicación del título VI, VII o IX, y la Sección 504 pueden ser referidas al oficial del distrito, Patricia Cortez al 230-2033; preguntas sobre 504 tocante a estudiantes pueden ser referidas a Cecilia Whiteman al 230-2836.



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