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Switzer’s passion shows in teaching

Switzer’s passion shows in teaching

Mike Carlson, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Brian Switzer has joined the music department this year as the assistant band director. Switzer teaches three classes: jazz ensemble, concert band, and string orchestra. Additionally, he teaches morning jazz during zero period. Before coming to Carlmont, Switzer had many jobs as a music teacher and a professio...

Homecoming spirit shines throughout the halls

Homecoming spirit shines throughout the halls

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 16, 2016

October is finally here. The month of pumpkin spice lattes, candy corn, and the beginning of "sweater weather." Most of all, the month of homecoming, a week to celebrate school pride. This year's spirit days included 'Merica Monday, Preppy Tuesday, Wacky Wednesday, Blackout Thursday, and Scot's da...

Night walk shines light on cancer

Night walk shines light on cancer

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2014

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society lit up the streets of downtown Palo Alto on Nov. 1. This past weekend, the Youth Against Cancer Club volunteered at the Light The Night Walk event.  Participants of this event showed their support for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by walking around downtown Palo...

Award winning Disney song shines at the Oscars

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

March 4, 2014

Every year the award category of best original song stirs up excitement at the oscars. This year at the 86th annual Academy Awards, the award for best original song went to “Let It Go” from Disney's original movie "Frozen." The song, originally sung by Idina Menzel, beat out other hit songs includ...

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