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The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

Lila Schulman

Lila Schulman, Staff Writer

Lila is a sophomore journalist. She is forever and always a "Potterhead" and considers herself a fashionista.

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Members of the club get ready for another students poem.

Dead Poets’ Society brings poetry to life

May 14, 2015

Enter Carlmont's Black Box, otherwise known as the drama classroom, and experience for yourself the flow of creativity that streams from the students who give poetry a voice. This is the place to go...

Detention centers in the United States are filling up with  children and single mothers.

[Photo] Immigrants forced to look in from the outside

May 6, 2015

Detention centers in the United States are filling up with children and single mothers.

Club members await a student organized presentation on French culture.

French culture comes alive in the French Honor Society

April 30, 2015

The French Honor Society Club is the place to go to if one is interested in French culture and language. “It’s a really great experience if you want to immerse yourself in the language without actually...

At the club meeting, a speaker comes to present to BSU.

The Black Student Union plays an important role

April 14, 2015

The Black Student Union, otherwise known as the BSU, is a club that embraces African American culture and history, and discusses relevant news that affects people of all races. “For me, the club is...

Naser Abdelraham, president of the Muslim Fellowship Club, made a video for the Heritage Fair encouraging acceptance of others heritages.

The Muslim Fellowship Club makes a difference

March 12, 2015

Sometimes, one can become set in one’s ways and forget to be open minded; however, the Muslim Fellowship Club inspires Carlmont to be more accepting of different beliefs, cultures, and religions. At...

Emily Kelvin displays the stencil of Carlmonts mascot that the art club has been working  on.

Explore your creativity in the Art Club

February 28, 2015

One doesn't have to be Pablo Picasso or Vincent Van Gogh to join Carlmont’s Art Club; the only requirement is to be interested in art. Art Club, run by art teacher Cynthia Hodges, is a great way for...

Senior Gaby Prado gets ready for Sojourn to the Past by reading a book on the Civil Rights Movement .

Experience the Civil Rights Movement

February 16, 2015

Sojourn to the Past is "a seven day trip through Georgia and Alabama to see the sights of the Civil Rights Movement of the 50's and 60's,” said Carlmont’s Sojourn to the Past adviser and history teacher...

 The Technical Theater Association helps put on plays like Once Upon A Mattress.

The Carlmont Technical Theatre Association is also the star of the show

January 30, 2015

The lights hit center stage, but who’s the real star of the show? Concealed in the shadows of the stage are the people who make all of Carlmont’s plays possible. These students do everything from...

The world of Harry Potter  begins.

Harry Potter magic at Carlmont

January 15, 2015

Dumbledore's Army, also known as the DA, is a club that is running head-first into the magical world of Harry Potter. Alison Chavez, a sophomore and co-president of the club said, "I decided freshman...

Forever 21, one of many stores offered deals for Black Friday.

Black Friday shoppers should beware of “deals”

December 1, 2014

Walking through the doors of the mall, on the busiest shopping day of the year, excitement and stress kick in. There are many deals every direction you turn. It's early, but you know you can sleep later....

A model posing provocatively.

Too risque, too risky?

December 1, 2014

Nowadays, a woman's place in society has, with exceptions, improved. However, women still face a setback:  the impact of societal standards on women's clothing. Our society can, at times, be harsh...

A model with a mean expression, wearing weird clothing.

Designers are supposedly selling a fantasy

November 17, 2014

"What is the designer really trying to sell?" This question isn't always clear when looking at some of the fashion pictures in magazines. A designer's goal should be to show his or her brand by making...

Very expensive to very cheap.

Branded clothing or a good buy?

October 20, 2014

As you walk around campus, you see those who wear generic brands, and others who don't. The decision between brand and generic attire is a big part of one's presentation to others. There has always...

There are many options when choosing ones outfit for the day.

Our fashion choices: simple or stylish?

October 7, 2014

"What am I going to wear today?" This is a common question many high school students ask themselves every morning.  With many different factors such as pop icons, school appropriateness, and peer pressure,...

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