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Samantha Chu

Samantha Chu

2017-2018, 2018-2019

Samantha Chu is a junior at Carlmont High School. She plays on a softball travel team and practices everyday. She also has a Silver Award in Girl Scouts and a brown belt in Kung Fu. In between extracurriculars and school, she likes to read and play with her dog. Twitter: @s_chu_88 Portfolio: https://samantha-chu-2020.weebly.com  ...

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Homecoming spirit from all angles

Homecoming spirit from all angles

Talia Fine, Multimedia Manager
October 28, 2018
Filed under In-Depth, Multimedia

Carlmont had Homecoming Oct. 21 to Oct. 26, the week consisting of Powderpuff football, spirit days, class competitions, the assembly, and an all-school dance. Check out this in-depth multimedia project that takes a look at elements of homecomings here, as well as around the nation.

Students and staff adjust to minimum day

Students and staff adjust to minimum day

Samantha Chu, Staff Writer
March 16, 2018
Filed under Campus

It's around noon, and the bell rings. On normal schools days, it would be lunchtime. However, on March 16, it's the end of school. These shortened days are known as minimum days, when class periods are 30 minutes long, meaning that school ends at 12:12 p.m.   "Usually, we have a minimu...

Softball players locked out of bathroom facilities

Softball players locked out of bathroom facilities

Samantha Chu, Staff Writer
March 9, 2018
Filed under Campus

Unbeknownst to many students at Carlmont, there are young children on campus. And they're taking over the bathrooms near the softball field. Located in G1 and G2, Happy Campers' new daycare opened at Carlmont on March 1. According to Principal Ralph Crame, it was implemented because the Sequoi...

Carlmont JV softball defeats Burlingame in their final game

Carlmont JV softball defeats Burlingame in their final game

Lucy Gibbs, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under Sports

Carlmont's JV softball team has been dominating their opponents all season. And even though their offense started off slow against the Panthers on April 11th, the Scots prevailed 7-2 in the final game of the season. Carlmont was eager to end their season on a high note, and the stakes were high ent...

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Editorial Staff

Editorial Staff

2018-2019

The Scot Scoop editorial staff strives to maintain reliable reporting while covering the hard-hitting topics that interest our community. Content on Scot Scoop is managed, reviewed, and maintained by the editorial staff. Staff members and editors use a variety of tools and methods to produce, edit,...

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Autism jokes create harmful environment

Autism jokes create harmful environment

Samantha Chu, Staff Writer
January 17, 2018
Filed under Features

Two boys walk down C-hall. As they approach the end of the hallway, they see a girl playing Roblox on her computer. One boy turns to the other and says, “That’s autism.”  Though autism is not a joke, they still laugh at the insult. Autism spectrum disorder, also known as autism or A...

Community responds to shooting of Belmont resident

Community responds to shooting of Belmont resident

Connor Lin, Staff Writer
January 17, 2018
Filed under News, Top News

A 19-year-old man was shot on Chula Vista Drive in Belmont. The shooting took place around 4:50 p.m. on the evening of Jan. 17 in front of the victim’s house. Police officers arrived at the scene soon after. Sergeant Pete Lotti of the Belmont Police Department said, “We believe that there ...

Belmont Greek festival continues to spread joy for everyone

Belmont Greek festival continues to spread joy for everyone

Samantha Dahlberg, Segment Producer
September 7, 2017
Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: News

Samantha Dahlberg reports on the 47th annual Greek festival at the church of the Holy Cross in Belmont.

The end to holiday weight gain

The end to holiday weight gain

Julian Smith, Staff Writer
January 20, 2014
Filed under Features, Lifestyle January

The holiday season is many people's favorite time of the year. But what people often forget, or choose to ignore, is the calorie-packed foods that the countless family and friends’ gatherings entail. From the buttery mashed potatoes to the saturated turkey, the holiday season is a recipe for weight...

Chocolate festival returns

Chocolate festival returns

Ashley Kawakami, Features Editor
October 4, 2012
Filed under Campus

Belmont’s annual Chocolate Festival will be held on Oct. 5 and 6 at the Congregational Church of Belmont. The CCB will host the festival at their church on 751 Alameda de las Pulgas. This will be the CCB’s 30th annual festival and will feature 20 local vendors, including quite a few from Belmont....

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