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With the sound of a gun, the girls varsity race began with a sharp decline at the Serra Invitation on Saturday 10/6.

Underclassmen fill the shoes of girls’ varsity at Serra Invitational

October 8, 2018

Normally it’s the top seven runners who make the girls varsity team, but as varsity ran the Clovis Invitational, it was up to sophomores Amanda Joe, Ashlyn Kwan, Emily Kim, Miriam...

Students collaborate with their teammates to brainstorm the best solution for the MASC project on scratch paper issued by the administering teacher.

New summer reading activities leave the school Mars-struck

September 24, 2018

This year, Carlmont held MASC, or Martian All-School Competition, as part of Martian Week, which started Aug. 20. Instead of having students sit on the field as in previous years, all students had at least a 10-minute lesson in every class about a topic related to The Martian.

Carlmont students Jill Albertson and Kendall Butler participate in the rally by chanting and holding up signs calling for more gun control.

Students march for their lives

March 24, 2018

At 837 marches, communities gathered to protest the lives lost to gun violence. But in Redwood City, it was different. In Redwood City, the rally was for the students, by the students. At the head of the cause was a group of students from the Sequoia Union High School District: Stefan Sujansky, Holly Newman, Sophie Penn, Ria Calcagno, Elise Kratzer, and Katie Uthman. While another rally was already scheduled to take place in San Francisco on March 24, Penn, a senior at Carlmont High School, said bringing the issue to Redwood City would make it more accessible for the community.

Sophomore Monique Costa hugs Doc Marten, a Mastiff.

Dogs in the quad relieve students’ stress

May 15, 2016

May 13 was a great opportunity for Carlmont students to de-stress after two grueling weeks of Advanced Placement (AP) exams. The Peninsula Humane Society brought in service dogs...

After Holmes, one of the captains, rouses the team with an encouraging speech, the Scots raise their lacrosse sticks and scream,

Emotions run high as boys varsity lacrosse loses on Senior Night

May 7, 2016

It was difficult for senior Max Holmes to speak. "I'm sorry. I'm just so angry right now," he said. After a moment, he sighed and said, "If we had to lose to any group of guys...

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

May 5, 2016

On Tuesday May 3, 2016, Boys varsity lacrosse defeated the Sequoia Cherokees 6-5. As rivals, the two teams also battled for the Carl-Seq Cup, located at Carlmont prior to...

Monty's Pitches sing an a capella mix, inspired by Drake's album

Carlmont’s Got Talent showcases student voices

May 5, 2016

Senior and ASB Vice President Lukas Kelly checks the quad sound system in preparation for day one of Carlmont's Got Talent. (Minh-...

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