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AVID Club hosts an informational meeting for freshmen

AVID Club hosts an informational meeting for freshmen

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID) is a non-profit organization that was founded to help AVID students overcome obstacles and achieve success. Carlmont High School is one of many schools in Bay Area that hosts an AVID program that provides their students with an opportunity to get mor...

Model United Nations Club addresses international crises

Model United Nations Club addresses international crises

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


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Within the four walls of room E1, Model United Nations Club strives to promote a diplomatic dialogue amongst Carlmont students in an accepting and unbiased environment through debate, discussion, legislative simulation, and advocacy. Model United Nations Club was started at Carlmont in 2016 by Clu...

Baking Club mixes different ideas between students

Baking Club mixes different ideas between students

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

March 30, 2018


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Students scramble into room A14, all drawn in by the aroma of freshly baked goods. Golden-brown cookies, chocolate-rich brownies, and fluffy cupcakes make up an array of treats near the classroom entrance. This is Baking Club. Founded in the 2015-16 school year, Baking Club has created an open envi...

Interact Club encourages students to volunteer

Interact Club encourages students to volunteer

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


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Interact Club is an international organization that strives to improve the leadership skills of young people and allows them to discover Service Above Self. Carlmont students worked together to create Interact Club on campus that respects and follows the traditional values and principles of the in...

Chess Club checks all the boxes

Chess Club checks all the boxes

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

March 17, 2018


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Though the checkerboard and the racing clock may be intimidating to some, Chess Club strives to educate students on the benefits of playing chess while providing an environment for chess players of all levels to compete with their peers. Chess Club began at Carlmont in 2012 and is currently led by Clu...

Girls’ Tennis Club encourages tennis involvement

Girls’ Tennis Club encourages tennis involvement

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


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Amid many other well-meaning clubs at Carlmont, the Girls' Tennis Club hopes to introduce people to the sport on and off of campus. The club welcomes all students to join, even if they do not have any tennis experience. As a first-year club at Carlmont, Girls' Tennis Club has 40 members who aim to...

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

“The grind” really does not stop for student-athletes. As the high school soccer season draws to a close, athletes are pushed back onto the field to play for their club teams. Since November, many San Carlos United players have taken a break from their club team to play for their schools. This week, San Carlos United tea...

Carlmont students express themselves in Art Club

Carlmont students express themselves in Art Club

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff writer

March 9, 2018


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Lights and darks, paints strewn across the room, masterpieces hanging on the walls. No, this isn’t a museum. It’s room F12 during lunchtime; this is art club. Art club is a place for students who take art classes and want to develop their skills and for students that just want the opportunit...

CSF Club provides scholarship and volunteer opportunities

CSF Club provides scholarship and volunteer opportunities

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is an honors society that strives to recognize students with high academic achievements. Students created CSF Club in order to provide others with opportunities to get more involved in the community and apply for scholarships. According to Katrina Wong, a junior ...

Club food sales follow the Carlmont Heritage Fair

Club food sales follow the Carlmont Heritage Fair

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


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It's Friday, March 2. The lunch bell rings, and the race begins. Students push past one another, jostling their way through the halls and down the stairs. Wallets are out, lines are forming, and the quad is overflowing with people beyond imagination. The cause of this rush? The cultural clubs'...

Odyssey of the Mind Club sparks student creativity

Odyssey of the Mind Club sparks student creativity

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

March 4, 2018


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Among the hundreds of diverse clubs at Carlmont, the Odyssey of the Mind Club shines through their involvement in creativity competitions and their passion to embrace students’ oddities. Club President Jaime Young and Vice President Garrett Maslyar, both freshmen, have been members of the Odyssey of th...

Swing Club performs at Heritage Fair

Swing Club performs at Heritage Fair

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

March 4, 2018


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Carlmont students were able to get a taste of the 1940s at the annual Heritage Fair assembly on March 1. Swing Club's performance was in full swing as feet kicked and hands waved along to jazzy music. "In Swing Club, we dance to music that is typically from the 1920s to the 1940s. We meet during...

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