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

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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

Marrisa Chow

Marrisa Chow, Scot Scoop Editor

Marrisa Chow is a junior at Carlmont High School and in her second year in journalism. She is also a coxswain at NorCal Crew, which she loves, but does not love the 5 a.m. wake-up.

Twitter: @marrisachow

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Sadie Scott and Kyra Slattery create and lay out earrings for their business, Femme Fatale.

Femme Fatale helps customers find their inner femme

May 7, 2021

All good things start from somewhere. That’s what Sadie Scott and Kyra Slattery like to think. The two are co-owners of Femme Fatale SF, an ever-evolving jewelry company that started from a sparkly hot...

A person plans their pandemic getaway to Hawaii, oblivious to the negative repercussions of their actions.

Spring break makes way for Hawaii’s COVID-19 outbreaks

April 11, 2021

Today Hawaii is renowned for its beautiful beaches, massive volcanoes, exotic fruits, and thousand-foot waterfalls cascading off steep mountainsides. Its white-sand beaches and lush flora beckon nearly...

People gather together to protest racism and Asian hate crimes.

X marks the spot for xenophobia in New York

March 12, 2021

“Hey, get your filthy Kung Flu self out of my way!” With a jolt, she realizes the man has pushed her to the ground, where she hit her head against a metal newsstand box. He kicks her twice again,...

Noe Foehr shows off her Bernie Sanders inspired crewneck, donning his famous Inauguration Day pose.

Bernie Sanders: the man, the mitts, the legend

February 12, 2021

Although Inauguration Day was a scaled-down affair this year, it was nothing short of eventful. Outfits from Lady Gaga's "Hunger Games" inspired outfit to Michelle Obama's plum-colored Sergio Hudson belt...

A shopper compares Depop and Goodwill prices in her search for the best bargain.

Stopping the stigma around secondhand shops

January 31, 2021

As her fingers run through the racks of rejected shirts and long sleeves, she wonders if what she is doing is right. It’s hard to ignore the accusations that she’s benefitting herself by stealing from...

Eco-friendly products like these line the walls in The Source Zero.

Source Zero provides many with a path to living sustainably

January 22, 2021

The average American will contribute over 1700 pounds of waste annually, making the United States the king of producing waste. Their waste production surpasses countries like China and India, with 250...

A student attempts to relax with a face mask while studying for finals.

Students say ‘yes’ to stress during finals

December 11, 2020

No finals season is complete without the barrage of review packets, harried students, and sleepless nights. This year is no different. Many students are left stressed and struggling as finals loom over...

House prices in the Bay Area have dramatically increased over the last two decades.

[Photo] Increased rent, house prices hinder Bay Area residents

November 24, 2020

House prices in the Bay Area have dramatically increased over the last two decades.

A students desk is filled with SAT and PSAT prep books in anticipation for the tests.

PSAT cancellations frustrate sophomores

November 18, 2020

The cancellation of the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) is yet another loss for sophomores in the wake of online learning, making it even more challenging to stay ahead of the curve in a competitive...

Marrisa Chow, a sophomore, and her teammates row in a regatta.

[Photo] Carlmont students row through the pandemic

November 2, 2020

Marrisa Chow, a sophomore, and her teammates row in a regatta.

A students planner demonstrates the uncertainty regarding homecoming and its activities.

ASB stands tall against homecoming hurdles from home

October 29, 2020

Homecoming is known as a time of fun for Carlmont students, but the drawbacks COVID-19 has caused make it a tough event for the  Associated Student Body (ASB) to tackle. ASB has had to adjust to the change...

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