Scot Scoop News

2018-2019 Staff

Kaylee George


Kaylee is the Editor-in-Chief of Scot Scoop News and a staff writer for The Highlander. She is a senior who plays on the varsity basketball team and enjoys...

Briana McDonald

ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

Briana Jeannel McDonald is a senior at Carlmont High School who is Editor-in-Chief ScotCenter, staff writer for The Highlander, and Scotlight. She is also...

Sophie Lynd

Highlander Editor-in-Chief

Sophie is a senior at Carlmont High School. She is the Editor-in-Chief of the Highlander, Carlmont's bi-monthly newspaper. When she is not in the journalism...

Samantha Chu

Scot Scoop Editor

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...

Anna Feng

Scot Scoop Editor

Anna Feng is a junior at Carlmont High School. She enjoys reading, writing, and playing music in her spare time. Twitter: @anna_feng1 Portfolio: ht...

Sarah Cheung

Scot Scoop Editor

Sarah Cheung is a senior at Carlmont High School. She is an editor for Scot Scoop and a writer for the Highlander. Outside of journalism, she enjoys her...

Ben Balster

Scot Scoop Editor

Ben Balster is a senior at Carlmont High School who enjoys a variety of activities affiliated and unaffiliated with Carlmont, such as badminton, soccer,...

Maya Benjamin

Staff Writer

Maya Benjamin is a senior at Carlmont High School. Maya has been apart of journalism for three years and is very grateful for the privilege of being able...

Ailee Lim

Staff Writer

Ailee Lim is a junior at Carlmont High School. She likes animals and enjoys writing about current events. @aileelim0

Molly Donaldson

Staff Writer

Molly Donaldson is a junior at Carlmont High School. She is a part of the Carlmont Improv Team, ASB, plays lacrosse, and is an editor for the Highlander. @mcdonaldsons

Taisiia Yakovenko

Staff Writer

Taisiia is a junior at Calrmont High School who is involved in Journalism and many other extracurricular activities outside of the classroom.   Twitter:...

Veronica Roseborough

Staff Writer

Veronica Roseborough is a currently a junior at Carlmont High School and this is her second year in the school's journalism program. She is a staff writer...

Emma Romanowsky

Staff Writer

Emma Romanowsky is a junior at Carlmont High School. This is her second year of being on the journalism staff and she is an editor for The Highlander....

Charlie McBrian

Staff Writer

Charlie is a junior in his second year of journalism. He is a staff writer for Scotscoop and the Highlander. He is an adamant consumer of music and loves...

Kimberly Mitchell

Staff Writer

As a student journalist for the award-winning Scot Scoop News, Kimberly Mitchell has reported on a variety of different subjects from Bay Area news to...

Nihal Karim

Staff Writer

Nihal is a junior at Carlmont High School. She likes to spend her free time volunteering, reading, and learning about computer science. Twitter: @nihalkarim2020  

Kathryn Stratz

Staff Writer

Kathryn is a senior during the 2018 to 2019 school year and is the Highlander Managing Editor and a Scot Scoop writer. She is the last first place holder...

Lizzy Hall

Staff Writer

Lizzy Hall is a senior at Carlmont High School. She is apart of the advanced Dance team at Carlmont and is a supervisor in ASB. In her free time, she enjoys...

Samantha Dahlberg

Staff Writer

Samantha Dahlberg is a senior who is involved in the Carlmont journalism program. She enjoys taking photos in her free time and going to the beach with...

Sam Hosmer

Staff Writer

Sam is a senior at Carlmont High School. He is an active member of the local political community and volunteers for the Belmont Historical Society in his free time. @shosm...

Sean Vanderaa

Staff Writer

Sean Vanderaa is a senior and plays baseball at Carlmont. He enjoys the outdoors, has a pet cat named Vincent and spends the majority of his free time...

Kylie Lin

Staff Writer

Kylie is a senior and the current editor-in-chief of Scotlight magazine. She swims for the Carlmont varsity swim team and the Otters Swim Club, has a...

Nina Heller

Staff Writer

Nina Heller is a senior, and this is her third year on staff for Scot Scoop. She enjoys politics, spending time with her friends, and podcasts, as well...

Joseph Gomez

Segment Producer

Joseph Gomez is currently a senior at Carlmont High School. Besides writing, he's passionate about ancient Roman history, psychology, and editing videos...

Cath Lei

Social Media Director

Cath Lei is senior during the 2018 to 2019 school year and is the Social Media Director for the Carlmont journalism program. They're passionate about Asian...

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