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Students start preparing for the end of the year

Students start preparing for the end of the year

Sam Hanlon, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

With summer only three weeks away, students are starting to get excited about the two months that they have off. But, before that happens, students must go through something that is dreaded by many. Finals. "Typically finals do stress me out a bit every year. They are tests that jeopardize your...

San Carlos City Council candidates prepare for election

San Carlos City Council candidates prepare for election

Molly Donaldson, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under News, Top News

Three new candidates have announced their campaigns for the upcoming San Carlos City Council elections. The elections will be held in November 2018 and three seats will be open. The candidates, Adam Rak, Laura Parmer-Lohan, and Sara McDowell, are using the early phase of the campaign season to...

Students prepare for AP test season

Students prepare for AP test season

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Campus

It's that time of year again: AP test season. Whether it be studying very day or waiting until the very last minute, all students have their own way to prepare for their AP exams. The Advanced Placement (AP) exam is open to anyone who is willing to pay for it, regardless of whether they are enrolle...

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont cross country runners are actively preparing themselves for the season to come as the track season comes ever nearer.    Despite constantly working on school work and with other things going on in their lives, the cross country runners still find time to be able to up their game through tr...

San Carlos voters prepare to hit the polls in school board election

San Carlos voters prepare to hit the polls in school board election

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under News

San Carlos voters will hit the polls on Nov. 7 for a school board election in the San Carlos School District.   As the voting date nears, sample ballots have been sent out to registered voters. Sample ballots can assist voters in the voting process once they reach the polls and assure that they s...

ASB preps for 2017-2018

ASB preps for 2017-2018

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, ASB continues to raise school spirit and begins to plan for next year's events. According to Freshman President Joe Sison, ASB is currently working on the celebration assembly that will take place on May 25, Senior Graduation, and the Baccalaureate. In addition, a new activity called ScotsLand is being planned....

AP students prepare for exams

AP students prepare for exams

Aliyah Wachob, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the days grow longer and warmer, thoughts of summertime fun begin to surface. Before students can embark on their vacations, though, they must slog their way through end-of-the-year final exams. However, for AP students, the first round of tests, the AP exams, comes sooner. The AP, or Advanced Placem...

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, the final prom for Carlmont seniors approaches. For many seniors, prom will be one of their final high school dances and an opportunity to connect with their grade as a whole. ASB dance commission has been hard at work with final preparations for the event to...

Students take every opportunity to prepare for the SAT

Students take every opportunity to prepare for the SAT

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Campus

The most important test you will ever take. This is how many students view the SAT, so naturally, students have been flocking to register for the practice SAT on March 25. Sophomore Rachael Taube said, “The more times you take the test, the easier it gets. Practice makes perfect.” The more ...

Students prepare for counselor appointments

Students prepare for counselor appointments

Aliyah Wachob, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Campus

 It's the time of year when students scour the Program Planning Handbook in search of a new elective or worry about how to fit in that music class next year. Registration appointments are here. Beginning in February and extending through April, Carlmont students will meet with their counselor to dis...

Schools prepare for the worst in aftermath of shootings

Schools prepare for the worst in aftermath of shootings

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


Filed under News

Mass shootings at schools are no longer the rare occurrence they once were. They have become something that people are constantly hearing about from the media, leaving many to wonder about the viability of school security policies. On Oct. 1, Chris Harper-Mercer, allegedly killed nine and wounded...

Singing Scots prepare for their journey to space

Singing Scots prepare for their journey to space

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


Filed under A&E

Carlmont Choirs is busy at work to prepare for the annual Pops Benefit Concert on Oct. 16 and 17. This year's theme is "Scots In Space," featuring all sci fi-related music and decorations. The performance consists of all enrolled choir classes at Carlmont, including the student-run a cappella groups a...

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