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Healthy Cities Tutoring helps kids in need

Healthy Cities Tutoring helps kids in need

Molly Donaldson, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


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Since 1996, children of San Carlos and Redwood City have been receiving academic support from Healthy Cities Tutoring. Healthy Cities Tutoring (HCT) is a non-profit organization devoted to cultivating San Carlos’ and Redwood City's youth with help from volunteers who assist students who struggle ...

City of San Carlos releases new website

City of San Carlos releases new website

Connor Rickson, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


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The city of San Carlos recently launched a new website designed to better serve its community, its first major rework since its creation in 2009. The website took over a year to make with the collaborative efforts of two companies. San Carlos partnered with Vision, a company specializing in website d...

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018


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After months of hard work and preparation, "The Wedding Singer" has finally arrived at the Carlmont Performing Arts Center (PAC). This is the fourth Carlmont musical directed by Stephanie Maysonave. "This year I wanted to give the kids more contemporary material. Our last play, 'Anything Goes,'...

New year event celebrates Chinese culture

New year event celebrates Chinese culture

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


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Chinese New Year is a holiday that goes back to ancient times, and it is still celebrated today. The date of Chinese New Year, which is also known as the lunar new year, usually falls between Jan. 21 and Feb. 20. This year it is on Feb 16 and this is the year of the dog. At the Hillsdale Mall, a Chinese...

Carlmont gears towards electric vehicle sustainability

Carlmont gears towards electric vehicle sustainability

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


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One thousand five hundred forty million metric tons of carbon dioxide was spit into the air by motor fuel burning — in 2016 alone — and for transportation only. According to the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), this accounts for an estimated 30 percent of U.S. energy related carbon dioxi...

Best of January

Best of January

February 6, 2018


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Varsity boys’ soccer completes draw against Hillsdale

Varsity boys’ soccer completes draw against Hillsdale

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


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For the second time, a hard battle fought between the Knights and Scots was left unsatisfied, this time, ending in a 1-1 draw. On Jan. 31, Carlmont played Hillsdale in a league game on the Scots’ home field.   Both teams came out with fire and fury to begin the game. Hillsdale almost got on the...

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


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The bell rang for the end of the school day, and students rushed to the swimming pool. Friends conversed and shared a few laughs in the bleachers while waiting for everyone else to arrive. Today, Jan. 29, was the fateful first day of swim tryouts. The tryouts were only to see what levels people were at ...

Chen uses hope to spread cancer awareness

Chen uses hope to spread cancer awareness

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


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It’s the annual Carlmont Club Fair. You and your friends roam the busy Quad, lined with booths and chalk advertisements, in the hopes of finding decent food rather than finding a club. A club representative hands you a neon flier, which you shove into the depths of your backpack without hesitati...

Behind the scenes, Choir Council keeps the choir program alive

Behind the scenes, Choir Council keeps the choir program alive

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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Behind the elegant, vibrant performances of Carlmont Choir is the organization that most people in the audience don't know about – the Choir Council. "Choir Council is an organized body of students who get together and make decisions about events that would be best for the choir as a whole," said Kira...

Scots chomp into newly added Subway sandwiches at the Student Union

Scots chomp into newly added Subway sandwiches at the Student Union

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

January 28, 2018


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Sliced multigrain bread, layers of turkey, a line-up of tomatoes, and a smattering of mustard - these are just some of the typical ingredients in the sandwiches that now decorate the bins of Carlmont’s Student Union starting on Jan. 16. The partnership was first broached by the Food Services supervis...

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


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Despite being surrounded by the inevitable stress of high school, Yoga Club manages to provide a safe space for students to de-stress, build self-awareness, and learn about the importance of mental health-- all while getting physical activity in the process. Yoga Club President Iman Sarsour began the c...

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