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Library limits services as school year ends

May 19, 2011


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As the 2011 school year comes to a close, students are not the only ones packing up and getting ready for summer vacation. The Carlmont librarians are working hard to make sure the library is in perfect shape before shutting it down for the long break. Because the library does not collect textbooks...

School works towards accreditation

April 29, 2011


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WASC, or the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, is a certification process in which Carlmont is evaluated to insure that colleges approved of the level of education students are learning. The main goal for the WASC community is to strengthen schools in the quality of their education to be...

Carlmont’s science lectures ends for the school year

Carlmont’s science lectures ends for the school year

April 28, 2011


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[media-credit name="Dan Raffa" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit] Every semester, Carlmont's biotechnology teachers Tina Doss and Dan Raffa arrange for six science related speakers to give lectures to students, teachers, and parents. For this year's final presentation, Dr. Peggy Lemaux came...

Photos: Track team vs. Aragon High School

Photos: Track team vs. Aragon High School

April 2, 2011


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Computer lab now open after school

Computer lab now open after school

February 11, 2011


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The D13 computer lab will be open for student use after school every Monday through Thursday from now on. From 2:30 to 4:00, students will be able to use the school's computers for the Internet. It's targetted for students that do not have access to a computer at home. The computer lab will...

Entire school writes mandatory in-class essays

Entire school writes mandatory in-class essays

February 6, 2011


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On Feb. 2, Carlmont hosted a large number of substitute teachers because English teachers were out of class grading fifteen hundred student essays. An all school writing assessment took place in the last week of January. This assessment was for teachers to see where their students stand in the writing...

New jedi training course for 2011-2012 school year

New jedi training course for 2011-2012 school year

January 20, 2011


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[media-credit id=4 align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit] Carlmont administration has leaked the news that starting next year, along with the new schedule changes, there will be a new course offered, Jedi Training. If there is enough interest there will also be an AP course offered, AP Theo...

Lorenzo’s still kicking it old school

Lorenzo’s still kicking it old school

October 15, 2010


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As so many of us know, Belmont's local sandwich shop, Lorenzo's, is a well deserved treat. Every day, there is an endless line coming out of the store, and down the block towards Ralston. But who consists of this line? One of those groups is Oracle, coming everyday, with hundreds of orders for ...

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