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Career Center helps students prepare for the future

Career Center helps students prepare for the future

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer
April 26, 2017
Filed under Campus, Campus Thoughts

Many teenagers experience more freedom from parents and authority figures as they navigate high school. However, these freedoms often come with more responsibility, such as getting a job. Luckily for Carlmont students, mobile apps teacher Kristine Govani posts job flyers and work permits on a bulletin...

Peninsula Youth Orchestra performs in the Performing Arts Center

Peninsula Youth Orchestra performs in the Performing Arts Center

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer
March 6, 2017
Filed under Campus

Over 300 students participate in Carlmont’s instrumental music program. About 200 of those students take their musical talents outside of Carlmont to the Peninsula Youth Orchestra. On March 3 and 4, the Peninsula Youth Orchestra (PYO) performed at Carlmont. PYO is a group of four orchestras with...

Bomb threat frightens local Jewish community center

Bomb threat frightens local Jewish community center

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
Filed under News

Anti-Semitism is on the rise. Since the beginning of the year, over 100 Jewish community centers in 27 states have received bomb threats. The largest waves of calls took place on Jan. 18, Jan. 31, and Feb. 20. This situation hit home for many students at Carlmont when a threat was received at a local Je...

Zero period tutoring center provides new opportunities for students

Zero period tutoring center provides new opportunities for students

Connor Lin, Staff Writer
October 18, 2016
Filed under Campus, Top News

With the new late start schedule, many Carlmont students have the opportunity to get extra sleep, eat a bigger breakfast, and take their time in the morning. The new schedule also enables students to receive academic support before class. On Oct. 17, the new tutoring center opened in G-wing and is o...

Two fires hit Shoreway Environmental Center

Two fires hit Shoreway Environmental Center

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer
September 13, 2016
Filed under News

On Wednesday, Sept. 7, a fire swept through the San Carlos Shoreway Environmental Center. Just four days later, on Sunday, Sept. 11, a second fire hit the facility. The first fire was reported at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday. It started at the center's residential street but was contained by the facil...

World Trade Center re-opens

World Trade Center re-opens

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer
November 3, 2014
Filed under News, Top News

The re-opening of New York's "One World Trade Center" for business after more than 13 years since 9/11 represents the strength and agility throughout the United States. According to BBC news, Dave Checketts, the CEO of Legends said, “It’s a brute fact. We did come back,” Checketts said looking...

May Scot Center

May 15, 2014
Filed under Campus

This episode of ScotCenter features Carlmont's Sober Prom demonstration, the track team, and NBA Playoff predictions.

ASB is the center of spirit at Carlmont and more

ASB is the center of spirit at Carlmont and more

Alex Wildman, Staff Writer
November 19, 2013
Filed under Campus

Carlmont’s Associated Student Body (ASB) class is involved in many activities meant to improve the Carlmont community including fundraising, school activities, and serving as the core of school spirit. “ASB gives extra school spirit like at football games and prom. They really benefit Carlmont ...

Yoppi Yogurt opens in Carlmont Shopping Center

Yoppi Yogurt opens in Carlmont Shopping Center

October 5, 2011
Filed under Campus

Recently, the franchise Yoppi Yogurt opened up a store where the previous Jamba Juice was in the Carlmont Shopping Center. When Jamba Juice closed it's doors earlier this year, there was speculation as to what would replace the popular store, and if it would prosper as well. Since Yoppi Yogurt opened up last week, some students have already enjoyed...

Tutoring center back in business

Tutoring center back in business

September 29, 2011
Filed under Campus

[media-credit id=18 align="alignnone" width="239"][/media-credit]Carlmont High School's tutoring center has re-opened for the 2011-2012 school year. The tutoring center offers students help with various subjects including English, math, science, and history, provides a quiet place to study, and the opportunity to imp...

New stores coming to Hillsdale Shopping Center

New stores coming to Hillsdale Shopping Center

September 16, 2011
Filed under Campus

Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo will be getting three new additions in Fall 2011. After Mervyn's left in 2008, there was a bunch of vacant space left. In that space, a Cheesecake Factory restaurant, H&M, and a larger Forever 21 will be built. Across the street, Designer Shoe Wear (DSW)...

Apple and Guitar Center partner up to provide free music producing classes

Apple and Guitar Center partner up to provide free music producing classes

May 15, 2011
Filed under Campus

Earlier this month, Apple established a partnership with Guitar Center stores to offer free music producing classes to the public. For those who are not familiar with computers to professionals, Guitar Center will host free GarageBand workshops every Saturday to teach people how to use Apple's software...

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