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Baking Club mixes different ideas between students

Baking Club mixes different ideas between students

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

March 30, 2018


Filed under Campus

Students scramble into room A14, all drawn in by the aroma of freshly baked goods. Golden-brown cookies, chocolate-rich brownies, and fluffy cupcakes make up an array of treats near the classroom entrance. This is Baking Club. Founded in the 2015-16 school year, Baking Club has created an open envi...

Design Tech students practice interview techniques at Carlmont

Design Tech students practice interview techniques at Carlmont

Alexander English, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Campus

Design Tech High School students came to Carlmont on March 23 to practice different interview methods they had learned, all while discovering what life at Carlmont is like. Design Tech has recently been visiting multiple high schools in this area, including Notre Dame, to perform intersessions for...

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Campus, Top News

The Performing Arts Center was packed last Friday, March 23, as audiences went to see Carlmont Choir's spring concert entitled "American Songbook." "American Songbook" covered a variety of selections from America’s past, much of which was largely based on the songbook of the same name. “...

Students march for their lives in Redwood City

Students march for their lives in Redwood City

Victoria Valle Remond, Segment Producer

March 25, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: News

Victoria Valle Remond reports on Redwood City's March for Our Lives and the powerful students involved.

Students march for their lives

Students march for their lives

Kaylee George, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Multimedia, Top News

At 837 marches, communities gathered to protest the lives lost to gun violence. But in Redwood City, it was different. In Redwood City, the rally was for the students, by the students. At the head of the cause was a group of students from the Sequoia Union High School District: Stefan Sujansky, Holly Newman, Sophie Penn, Ria Calcagno, Elise Kratzer, and Katie Uthman. While another rally was already scheduled to take place in San Francisco on March 24, Penn, a senior at Carlmont High School, said bringing the issue to Redwood City would make it more accessible for the community.

Interact Club encourages students to volunteer

Interact Club encourages students to volunteer

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Campus

Interact Club is an international organization that strives to improve the leadership skills of young people and allows them to discover Service Above Self. Carlmont students worked together to create Interact Club on campus that respects and follows the traditional values and principles of the in...

Students intimidated by recent gun violence

Students intimidated by recent gun violence

Sam Hanlon, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

On Feb. 14, 17 students and staff members were killed during a school shooting at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Fla. Since then, students at Carlmont have been on edge due to all the recent gun violence. "I'm disgusted that there have been innocent children dying, ones with...

Students express support through nationwide walkout

Students express support through nationwide walkout

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Enough. Never again. These slogans, along with many posters, social media posts, and heartfelt messages, were spread throughout the Carlmont community in the weeks preceding a nationwide school walkout, which took place on March 14 at 10 a.m. Hundreds of Carlmont students joined the thousands...

Students participate in activities to advocate gender equality

Students participate in activities to advocate gender equality

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under Campus

What is gender equality? Many students asked this question before Gender Equality Week, which informed them about the true meaning of gender equality and how it extends far beyond equality between men and women. The week of March 5 to March 9 was filled with various activities involving Carlmon...

Carlmont students express themselves in Art Club

Carlmont students express themselves in Art Club

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

Lights and darks, paints strewn across the room, masterpieces hanging on the walls. No, this isn’t a museum. It’s room F12 during lunchtime; this is art club. Art club is a place for students who take art classes and want to develop their skills and for students that just want the opportunit...

CSF Club provides scholarship and volunteer opportunities

CSF Club provides scholarship and volunteer opportunities

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is an honors society that strives to recognize students with high academic achievements. Students created CSF Club in order to provide others with opportunities to get more involved in the community and apply for scholarships. According to Katrina Wong, a junior ...

Students prepare for AP test season

Students prepare for AP test season

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Campus

It's that time of year again: AP test season. Whether it be studying very day or waiting until the very last minute, all students have their own way to prepare for their AP exams. The Advanced Placement (AP) exam is open to anyone who is willing to pay for it, regardless of whether they are enrolle...

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