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Santa in the Quad

December 19, 2011


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Holiday Giveaway: $25 Starbucks gift card

Holiday Giveaway: $25 Starbucks gift card

December 18, 2011


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Carlmont High named ‘Best of the Bay Area’

Carlmont High named ‘Best of the Bay Area’

December 18, 2011


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By Kiana Valdez and Steven Tsujisaka Recently, Carlmont High School was chosen for the second year in a row as "Best of the Bay Area" by Bay Area Parent magazine, which was then recoginized by the Sacramento Bee on Dec. 15. "This is quite an honor for us. The fact that Bay Area Parent included Carlmont Hi...

Carlmont Basketball

December 18, 2011


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Homework over winter break outrages students

Homework over winter break outrages students

December 17, 2011


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Many students look forward to winter break to relax and recuperate after a stressful semester. However, numerous teachers on campus assign homework to students over the break. This is done to allow students to be prepared for the following semester, to get a head-start in the course material, as well...

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

December 17, 2011


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By Erin Greig and Conrad May With finals right around the corner, it was Friday, Dec. 16, that the quad was transformed into the North Pole. Every year at Carlmont, right before winter break, begins with Jim Kelly and the ASB students transforming the quad into a winter wonderland. After a stress...

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

Santa Claus is coming to Carlmont

December 16, 2011


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By Erin Greig and Conrad May With finals right around the corner, it was Friday, Dec. 16, that the quad was transformed into the North Pole. Every year at Carlmont, right before winter break, begins with Jim Kelly and the ASB students transforming the quad into a winter wonderland. After a stress...

Lighting up the holidays

Lighting up the holidays

December 15, 2011


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This year, as many others, Eucalyptus Street in San Carlos pulled out all the stops for their lights in appreciation of the holiday season. The extravagant lights can be numbered at over 17,000 lights on just one house. It is a rarity to find a house on Eucalyptus without decorations on it. In ...

Teen Agree: Should parents be allowed to track their child?

Teen Agree: Should parents be allowed to track their child?

December 15, 2011


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[media-credit name="Eye Phone Group, LLC" align="alignnone" width="256"][/media-credit]Teen Agree is a new app for the iPhone and Android that allows parents to enforce driving rules for their children without being directly with them. The app uses GPS technology to let the parents see where their child i...

Croissants hauled in for French club fundraiser during finals

Croissants hauled in for French club fundraiser during finals

December 15, 2011


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Each year, Carlmont's French club has its annual croissant sale near the quad in the mornings, passing period, and after school for students that need a quick snack for dead week and finals. "We have been doing this for years. It has become a tradition for French club to sell croissants to subsidize...

Outraged protesters occupy Redwood City streets

Outraged protesters occupy Redwood City streets

December 15, 2011


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It was a festive, cold night last Friday, Dec. 9, in Courthouse Square of Redwood City as holiday shoppers mingled around the ice rink setup in front of the San Mateo County History Museum. However, perched on the corner was a new sight: Occupy Redwood City. Comprising of about a dozen or so ...

New years’ resolutions

December 14, 2011


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As the first semester comes to a close, Carlmont is currently getting ready to head towards winter break. Once first semester finals are over, students are officially done with school for 2011 and can go home until school resumes in January. During winter break, Carlmont staff and students will relax...

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