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Carlmont Boosters Club plays a crucial role in school sports funding

Carlmont Boosters Club plays a crucial role in school sports funding

Parker English, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Although the Sequoia Union High School District provides funding to the Carlmont High School athletic program, it is not enough to meet the financial needs of the more than 30 Carlmont sports teams. Therefore, parents, through contributions to the Carlmont Scots Boosters Club, supplement the districtâ...

Tie dye brings school spirit

Tie dye brings school spirit

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

November 11, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Briana McDonald reports on a tie dye on campus that brings school spirit in preparation for homecoming.

Students wear camo for game day

Students wear camo for game day

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

For the last football game, students show school spirit by taking part in Camo Day. Throughout the week, camouflage shirts were on sale in the quad for all students to purchase for $10.  Each shirt has a green camouflage print with "Scots" printed on the back. On game days, students usually take...

Carlmont cross country finishes high in 2017-2018 season

Carlmont cross country finishes high in 2017-2018 season

Alexander English, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Another year, another exceptional season for Carlmont High School cross country. Carlmont High School cross country was in for a great season, and it was noticeable even during the first few meets. "Our cross country team is off to an incredible start. They have placed very high at the first two...

San Carlos School District participates in California ShakeOut

San Carlos School District participates in California ShakeOut

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under News

Hundreds of San Carlos students dropped, covered, and waited as they participated in California’s Great ShakeOut earthquake drill on Oct. 19 in The Great California ShakeOut. The Great California ShakeOut occurs annually to encourage emergency preparedness. It was established in response to the...

BSU highlights need for representation in high school

BSU highlights need for representation in high school

Victoria Valle Remond, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Campus

Black Student Union (BSU) believes that representation is key to a vibrant and diverse high school experience. BSU is a club focused on African-American culture, heritage, and activism, with members ranging from freshmen to seniors. “I joined BSU as a freshman in the hopes of making some friends ...

Carlmont Blood Drive joins forces with Stanford Blood Center

Carlmont Blood Drive joins forces with Stanford Blood Center

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

October 21, 2017


Filed under Campus

One pint. That's all it takes to save three lives. On Oct. 19, Carlmont along with Stanford Blood Center held the Blood Drive in the Student Union. “Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood,” said Monica Doleshel, account manager of Stanford Blood Center. With re...

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...

Sojourn to the Past starts fundraising

Sojourn to the Past starts fundraising

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Campus

As September comes to a close, Sojourn to the Past has begun to take its first steps. As part of Sojourn to the Past program, students spend a week in February visiting important landmarks from the Civil Rights Movement and meet people who were involved in it years ago. The Sojourn to the Past club...

Mariposa Upper Elementary School opening delayed

Mariposa Upper Elementary School opening delayed

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under News

New school year, new school. This was what half of the fourth and fifth-graders from San Carlos were thinking for this new school year. However, this became untrue just as it was on the cusp of being a reality. The San Carlos School District has been in the process of creating upper elementary sc...

Choosing school over health should not be glorified

Choosing school over health should not be glorified

Leea Ivanel, Staff Writer

June 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

"I got five hours of sleep last night." "Well, I got only three because I had a math test." "Guys, I didn't even get that much sleep combined in this past week. Y'all are weak." Somehow, being a sleep-deprived zombie has become a bragging right on high school campuses across America, and it has...

Sandpiper Elementary School plans to expand

Sandpiper Elementary School plans to expand

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


Filed under News

In late May, a proposal is set to come before city officials to discuss the expansion of Sandpiper Elementary School in Redwood Shores. The plan would increase the size of the campus and accommodate an extra 220 students. The new building would be used by students during the day but would also be available...

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