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Interact sets an example for community service clubs

Interact sets an example for community service clubs

Gianna Schuster, Editor

February 27, 2014


Filed under Campus

Carlmont’s dedicated Interact Club members work long and hard to leave a positive influence throughout the community The Rotary Clubs of San Carlos and Belmont are compiled of countless helpers in our community that is welcome to all, providing a variety of opportunities for humanitarian service,...

Not So Silent Night brings together the music community

Not So Silent Night brings together the music community

Alex Lay, Staff Writer

December 10, 2013


Filed under A&E

Not So Silent Night (NSSN) occurred on Dec. 6 and Dec. 7 in the Oracle Arena where fans from all over the Bay Area gathered together to enjoy the music of 13 alternative bands. The first night of NSSN opened with local band Fritz Montana who won the competition on the radio station Live 105. The crowd was ...

Senate approves non-discrimination act supporting LGBT community

Senate approves non-discrimination act supporting LGBT community

Angela Perez de Tagle, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013


Filed under News

The United States Senate has recently passed legislation banning discrimination in the workforce based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The proposed bill, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), won majority vote in the Senate with 10 Republicans backing the Democrats in support of...

Key Club members help out the community

Key Club members help out the community

Miranda Irwin, Staff Writer

November 5, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top News

Key Club is an international student-led organization which is associated with Kiwanis International. In the club, students all around the world are presented with opportunities to provide service in their communities as well as globally. Key Club was started at Sacramento High School in 1925. The aim ...

Carlmont’s active green community

Carlmont’s active green community

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013


Filed under News

Known as the club with Lorenzo sandwiches during the clubs fair or Green Youth Alliance, the executive board searched for additional members. Students interested about learning more on the environment and want get involved with the community should visit Carlmont’s Green Youth Alliance club in E11 on O...

Candidates for Board appear before community

Candidates for Board appear before community

Becca Fradkin, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013


Filed under News

Seven candidates running for the Belmont School Board gathered at the Belmont Library to answer concerns and questions of the local voters on Oct. 3. The League of Women Voters (LWV) created this forum on behalf of the voters, giving each candidate equal time to represent themselves, their views and a...

Choirs helps the community

Choirs helps the community

September 20, 2013


Filed under A&E

The Treble Clef and Chamber Choirs are getting ready for the Save the Music Festival on Oct. 6, where they will be performing some songs from their upcoming Pops Concert to raise money for the Belmont-Redwood Shores District elementary and middle school music programs. Junior Emilie Andersson, member...

Mills High School and community devastated after cancelation of AP test scores

Mills High School and community devastated after cancelation of AP test scores

Becca Fradkin, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013


Filed under News

At Mills High School, nearly 300 student's Advanced Placement tests from May 2013 were canceled due to a reported seating complaint. Mills High School was accused of defying the Educational Testing Service’s seating assignments during 11 of their AP Exams. All students whose exam scores were cancel...

The effects of propositions 30 and 38 on the Carlmont community

December 5, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

California schools are safe because Proposition 30 passed. If Proposition 30 had failed, California schools would have faced $6 billion in cuts this year. Six billion dollars is approximately equal to the salaries of 92,000 teachers, 66,000 principals, or 200,000 janitors. In the past four years,...

Community colleges vs. four year colleges

Community colleges vs. four year colleges

September 21, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

College is a huge part of life after high school in the United States. In fact, 50 percent of citizens either graduate from college or complete a certain amount of college. This statistic, however, can be further broken down: what percentage of students attend community colleges? What percentage of...

New PTSA project needs donations from community

New PTSA project needs donations from community

January 25, 2011


Filed under Campus

The community spirit of the staff and PTSA have identified a need and joined forces to create a "Carlmont Pantry" that will collect donations of nutritional snacks, hygiene and clothing items that will be made available to all Carlmont students per request. The Pantry collects items to be provided...

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