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Save the Bees Day creates a buzz around campus

Save the Bees Day creates a buzz around campus

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

September 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

In smoothies, tea, or juice. On bread, salad, or fruits. Or simply, by itself. Honey has long since been an ingredient integrated into our daily diets. Bottles and jars filled to the brim with the iconic gold substance are typical household items that grace the shelves and pantries of the Ame...

GSA Club encourages students to take part in the Day of Silence

GSA Club encourages students to take part in the Day of Silence

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Campus

Day of Silence is an annual event during which high school students choose to not speak throughout the duration of the day in order to address the issue that queer teens are often silenced when it comes to their social concerns. Carlmont and its students will take part in the event, just as they have in the...

2018 Earth Day Celebration approaches

2018 Earth Day Celebration approaches

Justin Som, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under News

Bring your e-waste so that it can be safely disposed of. Bring a 5-gallon bucket to take home free compost for gardens. Shred old documents and recycle to keep the environment clean and healthy. On April 21, Belmont will be hosting its annual Earth Day Celebration from 9 am to 12 pm at Twin Pines Park. Attendance w...

Meme day at Carlmont sparks creativity

Meme day at Carlmont sparks creativity

Andrea Butler, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under Campus

Meme Day encouraged students to think outside the box and go out on a limb to create fun costumes to wear to school. There were so many options of memes for each person to choose from, so a lot of students ended up happy. “We created Meme Day because it was requested by a lot of students,” sai...

Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

Anna Feng, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

For people who have lost friends or family to suicide, the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day on Nov. 26 was a way to connect with others who understood what they were going through, as well as a way to heal from their loss. According to the website for the American Foundation for Suicide Prev...

Students wear camo for game day

Students wear camo for game day

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

For the last football game, students show school spirit by taking part in Camo Day. Throughout the week, camouflage shirts were on sale in the quad for all students to purchase for $10.  Each shirt has a green camouflage print with "Scots" printed on the back. On game days, students usually take...

Students gather for JEANC Media Day

Students gather for JEANC Media Day

Nisha Marino, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under News

Dozens of students milled around the Palo Alto High School Media Arts Center, excitedly waiting for the JEANC NorCal Media Day to commence. The NorCal Media Day is an annual event run by JEANC where sessions throughout the day are led by teachers and students alike to help high schoolers improve t...

Tails wag at 24th annual Pet Pride Day

Tails wag at 24th annual Pet Pride Day

Samantha Dahlberg, Segment Producer

October 4, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: News

Samantha Dahlberg reports on Pet Pride Day in San Francisco.

‘Every Day’ is offensively painful

‘Every Day’ is offensively painful

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Reviews

A book is usually disliked for one of two reasons: bad plot, or poor writing. Often, one may appreciate a book because while either the quality of language or plot may not be strong, the other compensates. However, David Levithan's “Every Day” leaves no room for appreciation as its shallow plot was ...

Seniors gear up for college day

Seniors gear up for college day

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


Filed under Campus

As acceptance letters roll in, students begin to share what schools they will be attending in the fall. For Carlmont seniors, one of the most highly anticipated spirit days is college gear day. On May 22, ASB held college gear day to kick off the final spirit week of the year. Although this...

Students celebrate Mother’s Day

Students celebrate Mother’s Day

Juliana Rinaldi, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017


Filed under News

On May 14, people around the world celebrated Mother's Day. Mother's Day is an international holiday celebrating and honoring mothers and the art of motherhood. According to National Geographic, a woman named Anna Jarvis created Mother's Day in 1908 in honor of her mother who passed away in 1905....

Belmont Earth Day celebration promotes sustainability

Belmont Earth Day celebration promotes sustainability

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

April 29, 2017


Filed under News

Reduce, reuse, and recycle was a prominent theme at Belmont's Earth Day festival. Held on April 29 in Twin Pines Park, the Belmont community gathered to learn about sustainability and environmentally friendly practices. Document Shredding, E-waste drop off, compost giveaway, book recycling drop off,...

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