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Opinion: Moving on is hard

Opinion: Moving on is hard

Julia Rhodie

April 12, 2019


Filed under Opinion

With graduation just around the corner, the thought of moving on from high school becomes a reality. Students are dispersing throughout the country to study their passion, immersing themselves in new cultures and environments. But they all have one thing in common: the homes that they will co...

News Brief: Carlmont senior arrested for alleged child molestation

News Brief: Carlmont senior arrested for alleged child molestation

Anna Feng, Scot Scoop Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under News, Top News

Tavi Benelli, a Carlmont senior and Belmont resident, is facing charges for possession of child pornography and molestation of a child after he allegedly touched and took inappropriate pictures of a 7-year-old girl. Benelli was working at the bounce house Pump It Up on 1303 Elmer St. on April 1, where...

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top News

The boys varsity soccer team suffered a close 1-0 loss to Aragon during senior night on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Despite their loss, the team still had a positive senior night as they advanced to CCS playoffs. The night started with a celebration of the graduating seniors, with parents and teammate...

Senior quotes create opportunities for students to express themselves

Senior quotes create opportunities for students to express themselves

Kevin Shimizu, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Campus

The deadline for turning in senior quotes has come and passed much like the high school lives of many Carlmont seniors. Senior quotes are an annual tradition in many high schools that give students an opportunity to express themselves. Student quotes can vary from being inspirational to just ma...

Seniors are honored at the Homecoming game

Seniors are honored at the Homecoming game

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

As the night came to a close, the Carlmont Scots beat the Woodside Wildcats by 41-6 in the largest victory the football team had seen all year. This night, however, wasn't just about the game. Before the first whistle blew, both the Scots' football team and varsity cheer team had their seniors h...

You still aren’t special: reflections from a senior

You still aren’t special: reflections from a senior

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

“You’re not special.” Many of us at Carlmont were welcomed into high school at the beginning of our freshman year with this mantra: You’re not special. I’m now at the beginning of my senior year, and this is one of the most concrete memories I have from my freshman year.   Freshman...

Carlmont badminton defeats South San Francisco 11-4 on senior night

Carlmont badminton defeats South San Francisco 11-4 on senior night

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Carlmont came out with fire to deny a win against rival South San Francisco. On April 26, Carlmont played a conference game against South San Francisco on senior night. The two teams had previously met on Mar. 15; that game also resulted in a win for Carlmont. In their final conference and hom...

Changes made to senior parking lot inconvenience students

Changes made to senior parking lot inconvenience students

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

February 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

Eight spots. That’s how many parking spaces in the senior parking lot were converted to staff parking spots. According to Principal Ralph Crame, the reason for this change was to reserve parking for a new development coming to Carlmont. “It was a decision made by the administration to prov...

Varsity boys’ soccer ties Woodside in a thriller on senior night

Varsity boys’ soccer ties Woodside in a thriller on senior night

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Scots and Wildcats played in an intense battle that led to a 1-1 draw.   On Feb. 14, Carlmont played Woodside in their final home league game for the Scots.   The two teams had previously met on Jan. 19 on Woodside’s home field. That game also ended in 1-1 draw. This rematch did not disappoint as both sides ...

Varsity volleyball beats the Tigers 3-0 on senior night

Varsity volleyball beats the Tigers 3-0 on senior night

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Cheers from the bleachers were heard as the five seniors walked towards the court. It was senior night for the varsity volleyball team on Oct. 24 and to make it even better, the Scots won 3-0 against Terra Nova. The first set began slowly, with both teams scoring points back and forth and neither team dominating the floor, but this didn't last long. A few ...

Girls’ varsity tennis dominates Hillsdale on senior night

Girls’ varsity tennis dominates Hillsdale on senior night

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

On Oct. 23, the Lady Scots tennis team defeated Hillsdale High School in a crushing 6-1 defeat. The sun beat down relentlessly as Carlmont began their matches for the day in the mid-afternoon. Despite the hot weather conditions, Head Coach Margaret Goldsmith was confident in the players' abiliti...

Sweatshirt sales excite seniors

Sweatshirt sales excite seniors

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under Campus

Senior year, which is regarded by some students as the year to remember, is a time many look forward to throughout their high school experience. With the privilege of being a senior, seniors have the option to buy a sweatshirt that is specifically designed for their graduating class. The theme...

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