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Seniors gear up for college day

Seniors gear up for college day

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Campus

As acceptance letters roll in, students begin to share what schools they will be attending in the fall. For Carlmont seniors, one of the most highly anticipated spirit days is college gear day. On May 22, ASB held college gear day to kick off the final spirit week of the year. Although this...

A senior’s reflection on high school

A senior’s reflection on high school

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer
May 12, 2017
Filed under ScotCenter

Ryan Geronimo reports on the senior class and its final thoughts before exiting high school.

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, the final prom for Carlmont seniors approaches. For many seniors, prom will be one of their final high school dances and an opportunity to connect with their grade as a whole. ASB dance commission has been hard at work with final preparations for the event to...

Juniors upset seniors in Mini Madness final

Juniors upset seniors in Mini Madness final

Thomas Leme, Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

It all came down to this. Juniors against seniors to see which class would be the kings of the court. The last game of Mini Madness, on March 23, left the juniors victorious while the seniors took second place. Earlier in the week, the seniors beat the freshmen and the juniors followed sui...

Carlmont gives its seniors a sweet surprise

Carlmont gives its seniors a sweet surprise

Thomas Leme, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under Campus

As the pink boxes opened to reveal the rows of sweet, shiny donuts, everyone got excited. When they saw the sign saying, “Free Donuts for Seniors,” only a quarter of the students stayed excited. During lunch on Feb. 8, ASB decided to cheer up Carlmont’s seniors by surprising them with ...

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Izzy Mitchell, Estella Lippi, Anya Meredith, and Sophie Penn
May 31, 2016
Filed under Campus, Top News

Celebration Assembly brings back bedtime stories 1 ASB's Celebration Assembly art inspired by students' childhood stories 1 Scot Center takes a look at Spirit Week finale of 2016 1 Scot Center: Celebration Assembly is an improvement 1  ...

Celebration assembly brings back bedtime stories

Celebration assembly brings back bedtime stories

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
May 24, 2016
Filed under Campus

Many people grew up listening to adventurous tales such as Where the Wild Things Are, Goodnight Moon, and other bedtime stories. As high schoolers are entrenched in their studies and extracurriculars, most tend to forget these childhood classics in the midst of the complicated plots of Shakespe...

Upcoming graduation brings mixed emotions

Upcoming graduation brings mixed emotions

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer
May 9, 2016
Filed under ScotCenter

With graduation just around the corner, the juniors and underclassmen of Carlmont have mixed feeling about this year's senior class leaving.

10 pieces of advice from Carlmont journalism seniors

10 pieces of advice from Carlmont journalism seniors

Danielle Hamer, Staff Writer
May 28, 2015
Filed under Campus, Top News

After four years, 720 days, two principals, and more than 30 football games and 10 dances worth of good times and memories at Carlmont , the students of the graduating class of 2015 are ready to embark on new journeys across the country that include college, gap years, and more. As the oldest students...

Boys tennis team seniors enjoy their final season

Boys tennis team seniors enjoy their final season

Zoe Wildman, Highlander Editor
April 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

For most seniors, the end of the school years marks the bittersweet closing of one chapter and the exciting beginning of another. This is especially true for student athletes as they finish out the end of their final seasons on high school sports teams. On the boys tennis team, three seniors, Mitchell...

Second semester seniors

Second semester seniors

Brooke Buckley
January 14, 2015
Filed under Campus

The second semester senior craze has begun. “It's like you don’t do anything. It’s starting to get bad, really bad,” said Michael McGill. Every year, the second semester rolls around and teachers find that their seniors are antsy to graduate. College acceptance letters are coming, and effort...

High school marathon comes to an end for seniors

High school marathon comes to an end for seniors

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer
December 7, 2014
Filed under Campus

As students finish the first semester, seniors prepare to finish the four year marathon they had at Carlmont. Even though they have a couple miles left, they still have to run up a steep hill. College applications are very stressful for seniors. It is a long process which includes filling out paper...

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