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Santa visits early in the quad

Santa visits early in the quad

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

Santa is scheduled to make an early Christmas visit for Carlmont students in the quad on Dec. 15. This event will conclude the Holiday Village, a week full of holiday-themed events in the spirit of Christmas, Hanukkah, and other religious traditions. The Associated Student Body (ASB) has worked to create a Holiday Week that celebrates as many religious traditions as possible. “For...

Loma fire causes destruction across Santa Cruz Mountains

Loma fire causes destruction across Santa Cruz Mountains

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under News

A devastating fire has been raging through the Santa Cruz Mountains since Sept. 26 and has grown to nearly 4,000 acres in size. At least one home has been destroyed so far, and over 300 others are threatened by the fire, causing evacuations of hundreds of people. Due to the hot weather and rugged terr...

Santa and his elves visit Carlmont for the holidays

Santa and his elves visit Carlmont for the holidays

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

December 12, 2015


Filed under Campus, Holiday, Multimedia

Snow in California and Santa at school? It's a Christmas miracle! To relieve students of some stress during Dead Week and to bring in some holiday spirit, Santa came to the quad. "Having Santa here makes me feel like there's no place like school for the holidays. Santa is looking very well-r...

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Hana Wong, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015


Filed under Top News

Senior Kristen Denney has been Carlmont's attacker on the varsity water polo team for the past four years. For years, Denney's natural talent for water polo has gotten her recognition from her peers, friends, and recruiting colleges such as the University of California Santa Barbara where she is...

Santa Claus is coming to the quad

Santa Claus is coming to the quad

Avery Adams, Staff Writer

December 4, 2014


Filed under Campus

Christmas is coming early this year as Santa will be making his journey to Carlmont on Dec. 12 at lunch in the quad. Carlmont’s Associated Student Body will be recreating a winter scene with snow from Belmont Iceland, a holiday backdrop, and a Santa-esque chair, for students to come take pictures...

Come sing with Santa and friends

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013


Filed under A&E

‘Tis the season for Carlmont Choir’s Holiday Sing-along. Choir students dressed up as elves, Santa, and even the sugar plum fairy to sing along with some of the season most popular songs. “The sing along is super fun because it has all the fun Christmas songs and it gets families together to...

Carlmont varsity soccer beats Santa Clara Bruins

Carlmont varsity soccer beats Santa Clara Bruins

Scott Schulze, Staff Writer

February 21, 2013


Filed under Sports

The Santa Clara Bruins and Carlmont Scots girls varsity soccer teams faced off on Feb. 20, 2013. The two teams are playing in the Central Coast Section Tournament, which the Carlmont team won last year. Throughout the entire game, Carlmont played hard and more often than not held control of the ball....

Santa and Buddy the Elf pictures

Santa and Buddy the Elf pictures

December 17, 2012


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

  Photos by Nick Long and Gianna Dimick...

Scots defeat Santa Clara

Scots defeat Santa Clara

September 23, 2012


Filed under Sports

Varsity girls water polo defeated Santa Clara High School with a final score of 15-9 on Sept. 21, 2012. “We played really well. Our team plays up next week in the Bay division,” stated Lauren Denney, a senior on the team.  The girls started strong, not allowing Santa Clara score many goals in the first qu...

Santa in the Quad

December 19, 2011


Filed under Campus

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Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

December 17, 2011


Filed under Campus

By Erin Greig and Conrad May With finals right around the corner, it was Friday, Dec. 16, that the quad was transformed into the North Pole. Every year at Carlmont, right before winter break, begins with Jim Kelly and the ASB students transforming the quad into a winter wonderland. After a stress...

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

December 16, 2011


Filed under Campus

By Erin Greig and Conrad May With finals right around the corner, it was Friday, Dec. 16, that the quad was transformed into the North Pole. Every year at Carlmont, right before winter break, begins with Jim Kelly and the ASB students transforming the quad into a winter wonderland. After a stress...

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