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Prom season approaches quickly

Prom season approaches quickly

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer
March 16
Filed under Campus

Preparations for prom have begun. Since the middle of January, the ASB dance commission has been hard at work, coordinating details for the 2017 prom. The event is scheduled to take place on April 28 at the Academy of Sciences in San Francisco and is open to all students who are juniors and seniors...

Jewish students face conflict: prom or Passover?

Jewish students face conflict: prom or Passover?

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor
September 4
Filed under Campus, Top News

Important high school traditions are conflicting with religious commitments as the Carlmont Welcome Back assembly and prom coincide with the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Passover. Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year: a day to spend in temple, reflecting on the past and looking to the future,...

Students get ready for this year’s prom

Students get ready for this year’s prom

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer
April 30
Filed under Campus

The wait is finally over. This week Carlmont will have their yearly prom on Friday, May 1 at the Academy of Sciences. The dance is from 9 p.m. to 12 p.m. and is only an upperclassmen dance. Like every other year, prom is an exciting time for students. It's a count down to the end of the school...

Questions arise over prom and mandatory school attendance

Questions arise over prom and mandatory school attendance

Brooke Buckley, Staff Writer
April 30
Filed under Campus

Correction: An earlier version of this story said that release time for students was 11 a.m. Prom is on a Friday this year due to the venue not being available for a Saturday event. Associative Student Body (ASB) Dance Commissioner Jen Anthony said, “we knew we wanted our prom at the Academy ...

Rumors spread of mandatory attendance the day of Prom

Rumors spread of mandatory attendance the day of Prom

Alyssa Espiritu, Staff Writer
April 5
Filed under Campus

Prom season is here yet again. Students are starting to plan their legendary promposals and girls are buying their dresses and booking cosmetic appointments. However, the campus-wide question that has been arising is whether or not administration will be keeping track of school attendance the day of...

The cost of prom

The cost of prom

Alisa Takahashi, Staff Writer
March 27
Filed under Multimedia

Safe prom DUI simulation

Safe prom DUI simulation

Becca Fradkin, Staff Writer
April 29
Filed under Multimedia

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Carlmont prom preparations

Carlmont prom preparations

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer
April 9
Filed under Campus

As the deadline for Carlmont's annual prom approaches, Associated Student Body's (ASB) Finance and Dance commissions are working hard to put on a dance everyone will remember. Prom is taking place on April 26 at the Regency Ball Room in San Francisco, Calif. Upperclassmen and their dates are invited. "Pro...

ASB begins difficult task of prom planning

ASB begins difficult task of prom planning

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer
April 1
Filed under Campus

While Carlmont’s 2014 prom is more than three weeks away, ASB has already begun working hard on preparing for this traditional high school event. This year Carlmont’s prom, “Cirque de la Lune”, will be held on April 26. In order to host this large annual event, ASB is working hard on preparing...

Carlmont cares: prom dress donations

Carlmont cares: prom dress donations

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer
March 26
Filed under Campus

Beginning March 24, Carlmont’s third period leadership class is collecting student-donated prom dresses that will be redistributed for a lower price to the Carlmont community in time for prom. Upon donation, the student is rewarded with a $15 discount on their prom ticket, creating an even better incen...

How to have fun at prom

May 2
Filed under As seen in print

Brace yourselves. Prom is coming. And with it comes the inevitable stress that your night won’t live up to your expectations. Luckily, as someone who has barely gone to any high school dances, I consider myself more than qualified to offer advice on how to make your prom night wonderful. Or, at the...

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