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Immigrants forced to look in from the outside

Immigrants forced to look in from the outside

Sarah Schisla, Scot Scoop Editor

May 6, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

An 11-year-old boy, a U.S. citizen, wrongfully detained for over a month. A woman forcibly returned to her abusive husband’s control without her attorney's knowledge. The rampant spread of tuberculosis and pneumonia among small children. These horrors may sound like scenes from a movie or news ...

Skrenta pursues interests outside of swimming

Skrenta pursues interests outside of swimming

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

April 5, 2015


Filed under Bios, Student Bios

Many varsity athletes struggle with finding the time to explore hobbies outside of their sport. But for the select few who carve out a few minutes each day to pursue their passions, endless rewards abound. Sophomore David Skrenta is a varsity swimmer, soon-to-be-pilot, stock trader, and CEO and founder...

Mysterious caution tape outside of A-14 raises questions

Mysterious caution tape outside of A-14 raises questions

Ethan Wong, Staff Writer

October 26, 2014


Filed under Campus

Caution! Don't walk there! A couple of weeks ago, the walkway outside of A-14 was suddenly fenced off with caution tape - but not many students or faculty know why. Some Carlmont students and faculty have voiced their complaints of the inconvenience that the caution tape has caused throughout the...

BFD and Outside Lands lineups released

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014


Filed under A&E

This week, music fanatics have received news making them want to run out and buy festival tickets as soon as possible. On April 21, line-ups for BFD and Outside lands, the Bay Area's two biggest music festivals, were released. In the past, these festivals have featured performers such as Passion Pit,...

The #SELFIE; popularity outside Instagram

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2014


Filed under A&E, Top News

Often, songs are written with some relevance to current happenings in society. With “Respect” by Aretha Franklin released during the time of the woman's rights movement, and “We Are the World” produced by Michael Jackson during the time of mass famine in Ethiopia, it was just a matter of time...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We agree that all school districts, including the Sequoia Union High School District, should take pragmatic steps to ensure...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We agree that all school districts, including  the Sequoia Union High School District, should take pragmatic steps to ensure teachers, st...

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