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Varsity volleyball’s season comes to an end

Varsity volleyball’s season comes to an end

Mackenzie O'Connell

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

"Bump, set, and spike" comes to an end as the varsity volleyball team has had a rewarding season. Throughout the fall season, the Scots have won 27 games and only lost four games.  With vigorous practices and inspirational teamwork, the team came together and had positive results for the 2017-20...

Mock Trial closes the case on a successful season

Mock Trial closes the case on a successful season

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under Campus

When it comes to Mock Trial, Carlmont is one of the best public schools in the county. By winning third place at this year's regional competition, Mock Trial finished with their best performance in nearly a decade. “I think, overall, the team hasn’t done this well since the late ‘90s,” sa...

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer

March 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

Food is the key to the heart, as seen by the many students and parents that attended the Open House Clubs Fair last week. On Thursday, March 16, Carlmont held an Open House for prospective parents and students, as well as current families to look at classes. This year, however, had a twist -- during...

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 27, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

With hundreds of athletes competing in track, long jump, high jump, shot put, and discus throw, it's hard to determine whether a collective school team won or not. In the case of the Carlmont Scots against the Capuchino Mustangs, it was clear that the Scots finished the meet with many victories. Junior...

‘X Factor’ winners have successful first album

‘X Factor’ winners have successful first album

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015


Filed under A&E, Top News

Many reality TV show contestants aspire to have a successful music career. It seems like Alex and Sierra are on their way. In 2013, Alex and Sierra won the third and final season of "The X Factor USA," a competition searching for musical talent. Although Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton, both born...

Successful Winter Dance Show

Successful Winter Dance Show

Miranda Irwin, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014


Filed under A&E

Carlmont's dance program put on its annual Winter Dance Show with this year's theme being, "Merry Christmas, Baby!" Both the intermediate and advanced dance classes had been working for weeks to prepare their dances, all of which were choreographed by the dancers to different winter love songs. "I...

High-powered Improv Team holds successful tryouts

High-powered Improv Team holds successful tryouts

Danielle Hamer, Staff Writer

June 2, 2014


Filed under Campus

While most teachers would most likely not welcome funny accents and off-the-grid imaginations in the classroom while students are learning equations and writing essays, there is a place on campus where aspiring student comedians and actors can exercise their unique skills- Carlmont’s Improv Team. The...

Carlmont leadership hopes for a successful clothes drive

Carlmont leadership hopes for a successful clothes drive

Sarah Boro, Editor

January 22, 2014


Filed under Volunteering

Although many are unfamiliar with Carlmont’s new leadership class, the student body should however be familiar with an event that the class is working so hard to put on.  This new and hopefully successful volunteering opportunity is the clothes drive. Anytime during the week of Jan. 27 to Jan. 3...

EA Sports continues with another successful edition of Fifa

EA Sports continues with another successful edition of Fifa

December 9, 2013


Filed under A&E

EA Sports has recently released the newest edition of the soccer franchise Fifa 14 with Lionel Messi as cover athlete for the second consecutive year. The developers this year have made it their goal to fix up the graphics of the game. They added a whole new set of face designs for create a player...

Another successful Pops Concert by Carlmont Choirs

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013


Filed under A&E

Carlmont had another successful Pops concert this year, with a nearly sold-out show and performances from the Women’s, Men’s, Concert, Chamber, Treble Clef and Melodynamics choirs. This year, Choir sang a wide range of songs that had the audience swaying along to the beat. The line up included...

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