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Quiz Club prepares for competitions

Quiz Club prepares for competitions

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


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Confined to room D-27 during lunch on Fridays, Quiz Club members usually compete in small teams in attempts to become victorious over their peers. Now, they are moving out of that comfort zone by competing with other schools.   Quiz Club appeals to students at Carlmont by inviting them to have fun answ...

The San Mateo County Pride Center prepares for Queer Prom

The San Mateo County Pride Center prepares for Queer Prom

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018


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As prom season arrives at schools, so does the excitement for promposals and dates. However, this also means that some students might feel left out or uncomfortable with being themselves in their school environment if they don't relate with traditional prom-goers. The San Mateo County Pride Cent...

Carlmont’s administration prepares for an armed intruder

Carlmont’s administration prepares for an armed intruder

Veronica Roseborough, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


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School is intended to be a place where one can express their ideas, share their opinions, and discover their passions. It is a safe space. However, on a day supposedly dedicated to love, 17 Floridian families had one less person to spend Valentine's Day with. After the school shooting in Parkland,...

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


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With a range of ukuleles, drums, and guitars, the Ukulele Club harmonizes together in preparation for the Heritage Fair at Carlmont. As president, Sedona Regan, a senior, leads her team to play to their full capabilities, and on March 1, the members will perform a piece they created from a combination...

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


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In a dimly lit room, students gather around a SMART board watching a Youtube video from February of 2016 about culture and heritage. These students are part of the Muslim Fellowship club, and they are preparing for the upcoming Heritage Fair in February. “We are preparing for heritage fair by ...

DECA prepares students for the business world

DECA prepares students for the business world

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


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Carlmont is one of the 3500 high schools to host the DECA program at their school. DECA's mission attracts many students to join the program and to improve the skills needed to succeed in the business world. "The purpose of the DECA club at Carlmont is to create an inclusive environment that ignit...

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

Briana McDonald, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


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Carlmont football held practice on May 25 after school in the sunny weather.   The team prepares for the upcoming season early to become familiar with the new team and get in shape. Both the varsity and JV teams productively run through their practice to help them advance, allowing for an effect...

Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Sherilyn Kuo, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


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On Friday, April 27, Chinese Culture Club (CCC) officer candidates held their election speeches. As the school year comes to an end, CCC is preparing for its next chapter next year. Last year, there was not any formal election for officer positions due to a lack of volunteers. However, increases ...

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Kaylee George, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017


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Fingers pound profusely on the keyboard with eyes fixed on the screen. Fast thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration are all being exercised as the final minutes approach. Programmers can't afford to waste any time in this intense atmosphere. Competitions like these are one of the ways that coders...

Robotics prepares for competition

Robotics prepares for competition

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

February 23, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on Carlmont's Robotics Team as they enter their final days of build season.

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


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"The mission of Rotary International is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world," according to the Rotary International official website. The Interact club at Carl...

Personal finance class prepares students for life after high school

Personal finance class prepares students for life after high school

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

September 6, 2016


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Beyond high school, students have to adapt to an independent lifestyle and can no longer rely on guidance from their parents and teachers. By enrolling in the personal finance class at Carlmont, students are able to gain skills that they can use both during and after their high school years. Perso...

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