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Green Tech projects revealed

Green Tech projects revealed

April 8, 2011


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Carlmont’s Engineering and Green Technology students presented their light fixture projects on Friday, Apr. 8 during second and third period. During the 90 minute STAR testing periods, the engineering students presented their inexpensive and energy efficient light fixture which are going to be used...

Students get a feel of block schedule

Students get a feel of block schedule

April 8, 2011


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[media-credit id=41 align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit] With the start of STAR testing, Carlmont students get a feel for a block schedule which goes on during the two week testing period. Some students work well with having fewer and longer class periods, while others prefer shorter classes. Researchers have p...

Right of Passage

Right of Passage

April 7, 2011


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Today is my day, I swear it shall be grand. The finest of wines And most generous liquors Will suit the suitors. I am finally coming of age, I have no boundaries but my very own mind.   The birds shall chirp on my behalf, The men and women shall clap And the ceremony will be of a beautiful...

Navigating the library website

Navigating the library website

April 7, 2011


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Almost every successful organization or business has their own website up and running. The Carlmont High School's library is by no means an exception. Under the "Student" tab on Carlmont's homepage, students are able to access several pages about textbooks, resources, research projects, and more. Teach...

2011 STAR testing schedule

2011 STAR testing schedule

April 3, 2011


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[Carlmont daily bulletin] STAR testing begins on Monday, Apr. 4. All students are required to report to his or her third period class at 8:00 on Monday, Apr. 4 and Tuesday, Apr. 5 unless he or she have been notified to test in another location. All seniors must be on campus by 9:45 on Monday, Apr. 4 a...

Photos: Track team vs. Aragon High School

Photos: Track team vs. Aragon High School

April 2, 2011


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Invisible weasels

April 1, 2011


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Many people have felt the wrath they have wrought, but not many people have actually seen an invisible weasel. Invisible weasels are a type of weasels that have mutated over the years to have the ability to turn invisible. Unlike most weasels that people can see, the invisible ones have not been domesticated,...

Students lined up to donate blood

Students lined up to donate blood

April 1, 2011


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  On Thursday, Mar. 31, Carlmont students were given the opportunity to courageously donated their blood to those in need in the Student Union. "I did it for the fun of it," said Trevor Nixon. Whether to do it to help patients in need of blood, or "for the fun of it," the blood donated is grea...

Update: Proposed later start bell schedule will not start next year

Update: Proposed later start bell schedule will not start next year

April 1, 2011


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  On Wednesday, Mar.30, the school board decided to dismiss the change to a late start schedule for the 2011-2012 school year. Instead, the bell schedule will remain unchanged for next year. Since the first mention of a changed start time, the Carlmont campus has been divided between students...

Annual Bonus

March 31, 2011


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Every year I get an allergic rash around spring that keeps me in bed and bath for three to five days. During this time, I have all day to think and establish an environment for my mind to rest in. Yesterday, I put jazz on the radio at full blast in three rooms in my house and made breakfast at two o'clock....

Saturnday Afternoon

Saturnday Afternoon

March 31, 2011


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The wind roared at high noon And never seemed to cease. Nor did the savage wind ever plan to decrease its rage. At a standstill I watched the shadows go for a round of slap-face on the rooftops.   Persistent yet, we roamed the streets Finding all the commodities for the cauldron. A man came...

Mountain lion shot and killed in Redwood City

Mountain lion shot and killed in Redwood City

March 31, 2011


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Over 2 miles out of his natural habitat, a 100-150 pound mountain lion was found on Whipple Avenue in Redwood City on Tuesday, Mar. 29. Officers fired a tranquilizer dart at the mountain lion, but were unsure if they had hit it or not because he had taken off running immediately after the dart was shot. Neighbors...

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