Scot Scoop News

February 12, 2019


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Though cultures have their differences, they also have their similarities. Being in a new environment can be intimidating at first, but as one starts to adjust, similarities can be seen everywhere. Largo reflected on her experience in the United States. “I feel like it is not that different. The ...

Model-minority stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American students

Model-minority stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American students

Maya Lip, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


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“All Asians are smart." This statement is a well-known assumption that is found to be the center of many stereotypical jokes. However, what seems like a light-hearted jest can have a negative impact on a huge population of the students that attend Carlmont High School. It is a recurring instance that students of othe...

Brianna Cheng

Brianna Cheng

January 29, 2019


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Brianna Cheng is a sophomore at Carlmont High School. This is her first year in journalism. She is on Carlmont's robotics team. She also enjoys drawing, reading, and plays the piano. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Brianna799

Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


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When thinking of computer science or coding, it is usually thought of as a male-dominated field. This is because women currently hold only 24 percent of the jobs in computing, which leaves the remainder 76 percent to men. However, there are more opportunities for women to access coding jobs; i...

Screamin’ Scots meeting brings out school spirit

Screamin’ Scots meeting brings out school spirit

Kimberly Brodersen, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


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The recent Screamin' Scots meeting on Jan. 17 promoted school spirit amongst Carlmont students. The event took place during lunch and was originally planned to be on Jan. 16. However, the date was later changed. Screamin’ Scots is a student-run organization that cheers on Carlmont sports teams....

Andrew Shao

Andrew Shao

January 10, 2019


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A sophomore at Carlmont, Andrew Shao is a member and the editor of Carlmont Key Club and plays JV Lacrosse in addition to writing for Scot Scoop. He is passionate about aviation and involves himself in gliding in his free time. Andrew's favorite news organization is The Onion. Twitter: @shaozedong

Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

Leela Stuepfert, Staff Writer

December 16, 2018


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As the countdown to Christmas continues, holiday spirit can be discovered on Eucalyptus Avenue, where families gather to appreciate the extravagant lights set up for the holiday season. Eucalyptus Avenue, located in San Carlos, is incomparable to any other neighborhood in December, when it transforms...

The Snowman Project aims to help families in need celebrate the holidays

The Snowman Project aims to help families in need celebrate the holidays

Natalie Doud, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


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From Dec. 10 to Dec. 14, students can use their holiday spending money to give extra support to less fortunate families in the community during the holiday season. The Snowman Project is an annual fundraiser held during the holiday season, and this year the project will become school-wide. The dona...

Scoops for Scouts raises funds for Paradise Boy Scouts

Scoops for Scouts raises funds for Paradise Boy Scouts

Andrew Shao, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


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Raising money for affected Boy Scout troops in the heart of the Camp Fire in central California earlier in November, the San Carlos Youth Advisory Council (YAC) sold pizza and ice cream to patrons of the San Carlos Youth Center. The YAC wanted to support victims of Camp Fire, the deadliest and most des...

ASB field trip postponed due to air toxicity

ASB field trip postponed due to air toxicity

Maya Lip, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


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ASB students were anticipating their annual field trip in the wild, but because of unhealthy circumstances, it was delayed. The trip was supposed to take place at the YMCA Camp Jones Gulch in La Honda, California. The ASB Service Council was expected to leave at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 9, and the...

Talia Schreiber

Talia Schreiber

November 19, 2018


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Talia Schreiber is a sophomore at Carlmont High and is a staff writer for Scot Scoop. In addition to writing, she enjoys kickboxing, cheerleading, and spending quality time with her friends. Twitter @taliaaschreiber

Audrey Boyce

Audrey Boyce

November 19, 2018


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Audrey is a sophomore at Carlmont High School. In addition to her interest in journalism, she is a soccer player, musician, and photographer. @Audrey97718327

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