Scot Scoop News

Sober Prom shows that small choices have big consequences

Sober Prom shows that small choices have big consequences

Victoria Valle Remond, Segment Producer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Victoria Valle Remond reports on Carlmont High School's 2018 Sober Prom campaign and the impact it had on students and participants.

Heritage Fair shows off Carlmont’s cultures

Heritage Fair shows off Carlmont’s cultures

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

While the rain pounded down outside, students crowded into the gym as the Heritage Fair began, eager to learn about their classmate's cultures. The Heritage Fair takes place each year and showcases the many cultures that makeup Carlmont. The gym was filled with balloons and flags representing ...

Kalief Browder’s story shows holes within the justice system

Kalief Browder’s story shows holes within the justice system

Maya Benjamin, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Located on a 400-acre island in the East River of New York, Rikers Island is considered one of the most notorious prisons in America. According to an article by the New York Times, 85 percent of inmates housed at Rikers Island have yet to be convicted of a crime. Kalief Browder was one of them. On May 15, 2010, Browder ...

Carlmont’s Got Talent shows off students’ impressive skills

Carlmont’s Got Talent shows off students’ impressive skills

Amy Fullerton

April 28, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

The lunchtime crowd erupted into a roar of applause after one of the performers finished their act to the awe of many onlookers. Carlmont’s Got Talent is an annual talent show that allows the school population to see the unique talents of their peers. The talent showcased during the event, w...

Students show their talent

Students show their talent

Jianna Mojas, Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont’s Got Talent is a talent show in which groups or individuals can display any sort of talent across the span of a few weeks. The competition is held in the quad from April 18 until May 5. Sign-ups were held for two weeks in the ASB room starting on March 21. The entire event is run by ...

‘Wildfire’ shows off songwriting prowess

‘Wildfire’ shows off songwriting prowess

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

January 13, 2016


Filed under A&E

For her first album released under a major label, Rachel Platten is starting off strong with "Wildfire." There’s quite a lot of variety in the album, which is pretty surprising from a singer-songwriter type of artist. Some songs, like “Better Place,” have a very raw sound with minimal bac...

‘1989’ shows Taylor Swift’s change to pop

‘1989’ shows Taylor Swift’s change to pop

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014


Filed under A&E

Taylor Swift has finally graduated from her country-girl roots with her new album "1989." "1989" is the first album that Swift has fully placed under the pop genre instead of country. "I liked her country music, but I also really like this," said junior Kate Bryan. The entire album is very easy...

‘V’ shows a lack of originality

‘V’ shows a lack of originality

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014


Filed under A&E

Maroon 5’s new album "V" delivers their familiar pop songs with a few twists. The album has the same distinctive easy-going pop sound that Maroon 5 is known for because of lead singer, Adam Levine. But it also uses a lot more electronic sound than previous albums such as “Overexposed” and...

Five shows to see in Rocktober

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top News

With the changing of seasons comes new album releases and fresh tunes to beat back the winter blues. Hundreds of artists are now touring the Bay to take part in the long-awaited "Rocktober" shows. City and Colour is performing Oct. 18 at the Fox Theater in Oakland. Canadian indie folk artist Dallas Gree...

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.
shows