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Students earn scholarships to desired colleges

Students earn scholarships to desired colleges

January 24, 2011


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A lot of ambitious high school students strive for that perfect report card. From taking advanced courses to becoming president of a campus club, students are constantly looking for opportunities to make their college app stand out among the others. But whats next? Here are two students that have earned...

New jedi training course for 2011-2012 school year

New jedi training course for 2011-2012 school year

January 20, 2011


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[media-credit id=4 align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit] Carlmont administration has leaked the news that starting next year, along with the new schedule changes, there will be a new course offered, Jedi Training. If there is enough interest there will also be an AP course offered, AP Theo...

Carlmont Comment Box #4

Carlmont Comment Box #4

January 20, 2011


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The Carlmont Comment Box is a segment where students get a chance to give feedback on what would make Carlmont either a better or more fun school. And this month we interviewed three Scots on their opinions. Kingston Jack, sophomore, said, "I would definitely enjoy some better lunches." Ms. Sc...

Belmont library to host Glee Trivia

Belmont library to host Glee Trivia

January 18, 2011


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Since 2009, Glee has been gaining fans and is easily one of the most popular television shows for teenagers, especially at Carlmont. The first season alone averaged 9.77 million viewers and continues to grow for the second season. Due to the show's huge following, the Belmont Library will host a Glee...

Talk back: 2011 Super Bowl

Talk back: 2011 Super Bowl

January 16, 2011


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What team do you think is going to win the 2011 Super Bowl? [vsw id="0-Kwv9BUUqM" source="youtube" width="425" height="344" autoplay="yes"]

scots.0- A Guide to Getting a Date

scots.0- A Guide to Getting a Date

January 13, 2011


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Well, its that time of year again. The weather's getting colder, the days are getting longer, the backpacks are getting heavier. And all over Carlmont, the same plaintive cry echoes in the halls... "You going to formal?" Winter Formal is going to be BIG this year. With the theme "Arabian Nights",...

Carlmont’s flag to fly at half mast as a sign of respect

Carlmont’s flag to fly at half mast as a sign of respect

January 13, 2011


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[media-credit id=30 align="aligncenter" width="225"][/media-credit] This new year so far hasn't brought much politically apart from violence towards a political figure. On Jan. 8, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) was shot in the head; critically injured by alleged gunman Jared Lee Loughner. Loughner also...

Cheerleaders’ asking for toys to donate

January 13, 2011


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Carlmont cheerleaders are putting on a Toys for Tots charity drive during Dec. 1 to Dec. 6. Toys for Tots is an organization designed for people to donate toys that will be delivered to less fortunate children on Christmas. The toys must be unwrapped, and anyone is allowed to donate. The goal of this...

Thoughts of Spring

Thoughts of Spring

January 12, 2011


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When the memories smell sweeter, When the smile you wear lingers, And the grass you see is greener, You know you are thinking of spring. An outside breeze is slipping in, Reminding of the time of year. The murderous cold brushes the skin, A chilling idea that winter appeared. Come now, see the green...

To formal or not to formal

To formal or not to formal

January 12, 2011


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As Jan. 22 approaches, the dreadful question seems to be more frequent: Are you going to formal? This year, Winter Formal will take place on Jan. 22 from 8pm to midnight. It will be located at the San Mateo Marriott. There are a number of students who are excited for the dancing and a night of fun with their fr...

Local store robbed at gunpoint

Local store robbed at gunpoint

January 12, 2011


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A little before 6:18PM on Jan. 9, an armed suspect wearing a baseball cap and scarf covering his face, entered the doors of Walgreens. The described stocky, Hispanic raced male, entered the store carrying a dark duffel bag as well as a hidden semi-auto handgun. The man waited by the office ...

Carlmont Comment Box #3

Carlmont Comment Box #3

December 2, 2010


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The Carlmont Comment Box is a segment where you the students get a chance to give feedback on what would make Carlmont either a better or more fun school. This month Lauren Denney, a sophomore,  was asked for her input. "I think our school needs lights down on the football field." Have you ever...

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