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One of the slides presented at the seminar shows how specific hallways will be designated as one-way or 2-way hallways.

Parent seminar gives information on concurrent model

Robin Linares, Staff Writer March 19, 2021

A Parent Information Webinar held by Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) and the Carlmont Academic Foundation (CAF) sought to provide more information for the new concurrent learning plan for the...

Gifts were given out to seniors by a drive-thru in the quad.

PTSA, ASB celebrate the Class of 2021

Erin Kee, Staff Writer March 17, 2021

Despite having to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day under COVID-19 restrictions for the second year in a row, Carlmont's Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) and Associated Student Body (ASB) teamed...

The Indian Club works to spread information about Indian culture and provide a community for Indian students.

Indian Club fosters community, teaches cultural heritage

Anika Marino, Staff Writer March 17, 2021

Cultural clubs play a pivotal role in Carlmont's student life; the Indian Club is no exception. Every school year, the Indian Club sells samosas at the Club Fair during the first semester and performs...

In recent years, field trips have been in decline. However, there are many benefits that students can gain by going on them.

Field trips can benefit students

Kai Yoshida, Staff Writer March 15, 2021

What was the most memorable thing from elementary school? Many probably thought of Outdoor Ed or some other field trip. Memories about 4th-grade math are most likely much vaguer. "Years ago, when...

In previous years, posters and decorations would fill the hallways during ASB election season.

Online ASB elections challenge candidates

Niamh Marren, Staff Writer March 12, 2021

With the new school year around the corner and the return to in-person school on the near horizon, the importance of the student body leaders and Associated Student Body (ASB) elections has never been...

Students receive emails that clarify who the next career speaker will be, what they do, and when the lecture will occur.

Career speakers inspire Carlmont students virtually

Andrew Shu, Staff Writer March 9, 2021

The Carlmont College and Career Center provides infinite resources for students to plan for the future following high school. Such resources include extensive lists of volunteer and job opportunities and...

The district is investing time and funds to ensure a safe return to in-person learning on April 5. “We long for the day when we can all be packed into a classroom and not wearing masks. But unfortunately, we probably aren't going to see that type of learning until 2022,

Sequoia Union High School District prepares for in-person learning

Sophia Awoyinka, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

Interim Superintendent Crystal Leach hosted a Superintendent Office Hours on Thursday, February 25, in which she answered questions regarding Sequoia Union’s plans for reopening schools on April 5.  The...

Meals are given out via a drive-thru system at the Central Kitchen District Office.

District food services support students, families

Erin Kee, Staff Writer March 5, 2021

The Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD) has provided food services for its community since the beginning of the school year to help those heavily affected by the pandemic. Currently, meals are...

Students can view their schedules on Infinite Campus. “I just had to tell [my counselor] what classes I wanted,” Koester said.

The registration process for the next school year begins

Rebecca Von Tersch, Staff Writer March 5, 2021

As the second semester rolls in, students must select their classes for the 2021-22 school year.  Freshmen, sophomores, and juniors are scheduled to have appointments with their counselors beginning...

The booster club provides funds for many sports items including uniforms and sports equipment.

Booster Club to raise money for Carlmont sports

Isa Khalak, Staff Writer February 27, 2021

Sports are a conundrum this year; however, one constant remains: each team's financial demands. On March 4, the Carlmont Booster Club plans to raise money to satisfy these necessities through their Scots'...

In order to return to in-person learning, many believe the benefits must outweigh the risks.

Students and staff ponder returning to in-person learning

Maya Brazil, Staff Writer February 26, 2021

The Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD) announced on Feb. 24 that in-person instruction may resume, starting April 5, 2021. The decision came several hours after San Mateo County moved into the...

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