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Common Core Standards are being implemented into classrooms

Common Core Standards are being implemented into classrooms

Alex Lay, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013

Common Core State Standards (CCSS) will soon be implemented into all schools within the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District (BRSSD) and the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD), as explained during a parent education night at Ralston Middle School on Nov. 18. CCSS is a system that will be implemented across m...

The benefits of being connected

Sarah Klieves, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2013

Throughout life, everyone encounters risks. The risks of having a Facebook account are not exempt from this, however, the benefits of Facebook seem to outweigh the risks. Facebook and its multitude of benefits allows teens to stay in touch with people, coordinate events, and many other things too. The...

‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ a beneficial read

‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ a beneficial read

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

October 2, 2012

Though not everyone has acted in a gold speedo in front of a live audience, The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky describes universal themes with which all teens struggle and is a very relevant novel to the lives of young people. The main character, Charlie, is not only socially awkward,...

The price of being an athlete

The price of being an athlete

March 19, 2012

[media-credit id=10 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]Sports at Carlmont cost a lot of money, but where does all that money come from? “[The supplies fund this year] was used to fully or partially to pay for cross country uniforms, football helmets, knee pads, weight belts, flags and caps for water polo, team ...

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