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Gosh Yarn It Club knits students closer together

Gosh Yarn It Club knits students closer together

Katie Blondino, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


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On Mondays, lunch in room C3 gives students a place to relax and de-stress from the school day. Gosh Yarn It Club is a club where students can hang out with friends while also learning how to knit, with the intent to help the homeless in the Bay Area. Emily Kim, the president of Gosh Yarn It, started...

Micro-business on campus teaches management and organizational skills

Micro-business on campus teaches management and organizational skills

Elle Brough, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


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Carlmont is home to around 125 clubs. But what makes Lunch in a Pickle Club stand out is that it doesn't act as a club. It acts as a micro-business. Lunch in a Pickle Club focuses on creating a real-world “business” experience for special education students where they can practice organizational,...

Students purchase yearbooks despite its high cost

Students purchase yearbooks despite its high cost

Kevin Shimizu, Staff Writer

January 26, 2019


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The deadline to purchase a yearbook is fast approaching and many students have decided to buy it despite the high cost. One such student is Ty Takahashi, a sophomore. "Yearbooks are a great way to remind you of the school year, and you'd have a picture to look back onto of you and your friends...

J-Pop Club dances their way to new friendships

J-Pop Club dances their way to new friendships

Annika Barsy, Staff Writer

January 26, 2019


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The Japanese Culture Club, commonly known as J-Pop club, strives to teach Carlmont students both the traditional and pop culture aspects of Japan. The club mostly focuses on bringing together people who are interested in Japanese culture and creating an engaging and fun environment. However, that i...

Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Campus, Uncategorized

When thinking of computer science or coding, it is usually thought of as a male-dominated field. This is because women currently hold only 24 percent of the jobs in computing, which leaves the remainder 76 percent to men. However, there are more opportunities for women to access coding jobs; i...

ASB works to make Winter Formal a night to remember

ASB works to make Winter Formal a night to remember

Emma O'Connor, Staff Writer

January 23, 2019


Filed under Campus

You walk into a room filled with decorations, people dancing, and the vibration of music. Everyone is dressed up with smiles on their faces, and behind it all is ASB. ASB is broken up into commissions that each work on setting up and facilitating different fun events for students. Winter Forma...

Screamin’ Scots meeting brings out school spirit

Screamin’ Scots meeting brings out school spirit

Kimberly Brodersen, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under Campus, Uncategorized

The recent Screamin' Scots meeting on Jan. 17 promoted school spirit amongst Carlmont students. The event took place during lunch and was originally planned to be on Jan. 16. However, the date was later changed. Screamin’ Scots is a student-run organization that cheers on Carlmont sports teams....

DECA members exceed expectations at regional competition

DECA members exceed expectations at regional competition

Alison Kim, Staff Writer

January 21, 2019


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Many high school students lack critical skills needed for college and the real world such as management, organization, communication, and presentation skills, and in an increasingly competitive world, it can be helpful to develop these skills early. This is exactly what DECA offers.  DECA is an in...

Ticket sales meet a new peak for Winter Formal

Ticket sales meet a new peak for Winter Formal

Anna Delmas, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


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Over 600 students lined up at lunch on Wednesday to get their tickets to winter formal, a number that crushes last years sales by over double. The theme this year is going to be “Under the Stars” and it seems to be catching attention among the student body. The planning starts right after Home...

Business Club prepares for a new semester

Business Club prepares for a new semester

Nicole Yeo, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


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Every eye is focused on you. You speak confidently and your voice carries over to the crowd of people inspecting the presentation you’d worked on for months. Loud applause rings into the otherwise silent room and you smile in triumph. DECA’s Silicon Valley District Conference was a success for Ca...

Members of Deep Blue dive into the world of technology

Members of Deep Blue dive into the world of technology

Kimberly Brodersen, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018


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Carlmont’s Robotics Club, Deep Blue, is an intense club that requires a lot of hard work but provides students with lasting benefits. Club members spend six months designing and building robots and competing in the FIRST Robotics competition. The experience gives students an opportunity to work with...

Holiday Village brings spirit to the quad

Holiday Village brings spirit to the quad

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

As students enter the quad, sounds of holiday music welcome them, while scents of pine and freshly baked cookies fill the air. With the arrival of the holiday season and finals week, ASB aims to intertwine the two occasions into a spirit week called Holiday Village, where students can participate i...

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