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Opinion: Missing people is complicated but necessary

Opinion: Missing people is complicated but necessary

Ry X, Social Media Director

December 31, 2018

It’s hard to miss someone you can’t keep tabs on. Sure, we all deal with losses — friends or family lost to lifelong illnesses, old age — but there’s something different with losing touch with someone and being left with nothing. No phone number, no Instagram feed to stalk, no Facebook phot...

Student athletes need to ask themselves the hard questions with concussions

Student athletes need to ask themselves the hard questions with concussions

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

The stage has been set. The shine of the floodlights drapes your surroundings as you and your teammates walk through the field. The smell of grilled burgers and hot dogs hit your face, and you feel all of your troubles fading away. Four years of hard work have come down to this. As the ball soars high...

Students prepare for the spring musical ‘The Wedding Singer’

Students prepare for the spring musical ‘The Wedding Singer’

Samantha Chu, Managing Editor

January 22, 2018

It's 3:15. The bell rings, signaling the end of the school day. For most students, this means that it's time to go home. However, for the students in the spring musical, it means that it's time for rehearsal. Preparations for this year's spring musical, "The Wedding Singer," directed by Stephanie Renee Maysonav...

Girls varsity basketball fights hard until the end

Girls varsity basketball fights hard until the end

Jordan Hanlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Highlander

January 16, 2016

Carlmont's girls varsity basketball team suffered a rough loss against Menlo Atherton at their first home quad game. The players went on the court after both JV basketball teams had already been defeated by Menlo Atherton, but it didn't cause any energy from the players or the crowd to be lost. Carlmont's...

Sleep deprivation after break hits students hard

Sleep deprivation after break hits students hard

Jordan Hanlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Highlander

January 12, 2016

Students are struggling with rewiring their sleep routines after the first week back from winter break. "Although two weeks away from school doesn't seem like a lot, getting back into the usual groove was tough, especially if a student participates in any extracurricular activities or AP classes,"...

‘Gazoline,’ German hard rock that thrills to the core

‘Gazoline,’ German hard rock that thrills to the core

Luke Larson, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014

"Gazoline" is quickly becoming one of my favorite songs from outside the United States. I first heard it while watching a YouTube video on Sunday. The video had one of those annoying advertisements that you cannot skip for the first five seconds. The ad itself was for a new video game for Xbox One...

Varsity football fights hard

Varsity football fights hard

Kimiko Okumura, Highlander Editor

October 20, 2014

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Students’ hard work pays off in election results

Students’ hard work pays off in election results

Alyssa Fagel, Highlander Editor

November 7, 2013

On Nov. 5, local elections were held and several Carlmont students were able to see the results of their hard work. The winners of the election are as follows: San Carlos City Council: Bob Grassilli, Cameron Johnson, Matt Grocott San Carlos School Board: Carol Elliott, Kathleen Farley, Nicole Bergeron Be...

Freshman volleyball play hard, but struggle

Freshman volleyball play hard, but struggle

Sarah Boro, Highlander Editor

November 2, 2013

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Hard work pays off for Lady Scots

Hard work pays off for Lady Scots

Kimiko Okumura, Highlander Editor

October 9, 2013

The intense preparation and practice of the girls varsity water polo team helped them push their way to an 8-6 victory against Sequoia High School Wednesday night. "During practice we spent time on the fundamentals of water polo. In close games it comes down to which team will perform better fundamentals,"...

Hard work pays off

Hard work pays off

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

September 26, 2012

This week, the Carlmont's varisty volleyball team headed to San Mateo High School to play the Bearcats and captured their first away game victory of their 2012 season, bumping their record to 3-0 in league. In the first set, Carlmont was slow getting the ball rolling, but eventually pulled away and...

Carlmont lacrosse works hard to win

Carlmont lacrosse works hard to win

March 19, 2012

  [media-credit id=42 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]Carlmont’s lacrosse team started their second season at the beginning of February. Though the team had a rough first season last year, winning only one out of the 11 games, the players are determined to start the new year with a stronger foot for...

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