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Carlmont celebrates Earth Day in the quad

Carlmont celebrates Earth Day in the quad

Alexander English, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Campus

Carlmont students showed their appreciation of the planet for Earth Day with tie-dye and face-painting in the quad on April 23. Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22 all over the world, whose purpose is to raise awareness of environmental protection and what people can do to help save...

Students find prom well worth the price

Students find prom well worth the price

Parker English, Staff Writer

April 21, 2018


Filed under Campus

Prom season is a time many juniors and seniors look forward to, and for very valid reasons. The night consists of an amazing time at an extravagant venue with friends, dancing, food, and so much more. Tickets are being sold at Carlmont throughout a 12-day period. Sales began on April 16, the o...

Student directed ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ hits the stage

Student directed ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ hits the stage

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Laughter filled the studio theater Thursday night as the audience was treated to a performance of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” directed by Carlmont seniors Tessa Bagby and Jasmine Zang. This is the sixth student-directed play in the past seven years and the second Carlmont drama production of the year. "I'm thoroughly impressed wi...

A Straight (half-white) male explains the gender pay gap

A Straight (half-white) male explains the gender pay gap

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

April 6, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Joseph Gomez explains the many problems of the common gender pay gap.

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Campus, Top News

The Performing Arts Center was packed last Friday, March 23, as audiences went to see Carlmont Choir's spring concert entitled "American Songbook." "American Songbook" covered a variety of selections from America’s past, much of which was largely based on the songbook of the same name. “...

Science lecture proves sharks are not ‘mindless monsters’

Science lecture proves sharks are not ‘mindless monsters’

Parker English, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Campus

Many people view sharks as dangerous and irrational beasts. Skylar Thomas is not one of those people. On Feb. 14, Thomas visited Carlmont to give a presentation on sharks and their surprisingly calm and controlled way of thinking. This event was held at the Carlmont Performing Arts Center, from 7 to 8:3...

ASB elections bring passionate campaigns

ASB elections bring passionate campaigns

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

February 15, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Joseph Gomez reports on the beginning of the ASB officer elections.

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

After months of hard work and preparation, "The Wedding Singer" has finally arrived at the Carlmont Performing Arts Center (PAC). This is the fourth Carlmont musical directed by Stephanie Maysonave. "This year I wanted to give the kids more contemporary material. Our last play, 'Anything Goes,'...

Carlmont on the path to sustainability

Carlmont on the path to sustainability

Andrey Zaytsev, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Features

The idea of a green planet is a prominent topic in our world today, especially among youth. Carlmont has recently contributed to this trend with new products to help save the environment. The Carlmont administration has recently implemented a new type of water bottle, called Path Water, designed ...

New weight room open during zero period

New weight room open during zero period

Parker English, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont weight room first opened to all students during zero period on Jan. 10, the first day of the second semester. This change will give students complete access to the new room and the high-quality equipment that Carlmont acquired last October. The $150,000 worth of new equipment was paid...

Parent Education Night teaches anxiety management

Parent Education Night teaches anxiety management

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

November 11, 2017


Filed under Campus

Over 300 parents, students, and Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) members poured into the Carlmont Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Nov. 9 for Parent Education Night. Parent Education Night is a district-wide program meant to tell parents and students about a variety of issues students...

Carlmont cuts the ribbon for the new weight room

Carlmont cuts the ribbon for the new weight room

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Campus

Roughly 100 attended the ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 26 to celebrate the opening of the upgraded weight room. When up and running, this new weight room will be in use by roughly 1,000 people every day. Athletic Director Patrick Smith said, "This facility will not only serve our student...

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