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The leaders of  Screamin' Scots, enthusiastically cheer after Carlmont’s varsity basketball team makes a basket.

Screamin’ Scots cheer on athletes but can be distracting

January 12, 2020

Students cheering in the stands isn't an uncommon sight at Carlmont home games, but whether that cheering helps or hinders the team is uncertain. Carlmont's cheer section, the...

Led by Griffin Soelberg, a senior, students involved with last year’s Project Snowman fundraiser worked to create graphics such as this. They also decorated boxes to resemble presents, which they used to collect money for the less-fortunate families of Carlmont. “It looks like you're putting money into a present, and the money actually goes to buying presents,” Soelberg said.

Upcoming Snowman Project fundraiser aims to raise Carlmont’s holiday spirit

November 21, 2019

The Carlmont Associated Student Body (ASB) will hold its second annual Snowman Project during the upcoming holiday season. The event will raise money that will go to some of the...

ASB's Finance commission counts money collected from Carlmont's homecoming football game.

Finance commission gets ASB its money’s worth

November 2, 2019

Carlmont's Associated Student Body (ASB) is known for the events it puts on, the tickets it sells, and the spirit it has, all of which involve moving money around. That's where...

Theresa Torres, an intervention counselor, simulates what a group counseling session looks like.

New intervention counseling position reinforces student’s support system

October 19, 2019

The Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees approved the intervention counseling position to be in place during this school year. An intervention counselor is involved with all student...

Cooper Perez, a sophomore, reveals the theme of this year's In It to Win It night.

In It to Win It meeting sparks class rivalry

October 13, 2019

As homecoming rolls around, so do the homecoming activities, such as In It to Win It: a night of competitions and games between classes that fosters unity, and ignites the age-old ...

While waiting for the next game, the spirit commission goes over the score to see who is in the lead.

Carlmont Cup creates spirited competition among students

September 18, 2019

It's that time of the year and the be-all, end-all tournament is here — it's Carlmont Cup season. Each year, groups at Carlmont face off in a competition put on by the ASB...

ASB Advisor Jim Kelly reads his farewell speech dedicated to the seniors and reflects on all of their hard work this year.

ASB’s seniors leave behind their legacy

June 2, 2019

From Screamin’ Scots to annual assemblies, the ASB seniors have dedicated their four years at Carlmont to fostering the student body’s school spirit and involvement, leaving...

ASB Service Council Vice President Kenna Kwok plans upcoming projects for next year’s ASB agenda, such as the spring field trip.

ASB’s new Executive Board plans spring field trip

May 19, 2019

As the school year comes to an end, ASB’s newly elected Executive Board finishes planning one of their final events, the ASB spring field trip. This Friday, ASB held their field trip where...

The ASB Assemblies Commission works hard to begin planning Carlmont’s annual Scotsland festival.

ASB prepares for the annual Scotsland

April 24, 2019

Amidst the mounting stress of the final quarter, ASB aims to reduce this academic tension by preparing for Carlmont’s annual Scotsland festival earlier in order to provide stu...

Junior Catherine Dahlberg attempts to shoot a basket for the junior team during one of the many games played in Mini Madness.

Mini Madness ends in a senior victory

March 27, 2019

With the month of March coming to end, ASB holds their annual Mini Madness basketball tournament in order to bring the spirit of March Madness to Carlmont and provide all studen...

Azucena Duran, a junior and member of ASB, hands out pins to students.

ASB brings International Women’s Day to Carlmont

March 16, 2019

ASB celebrated International Women’s Day by putting up posters around school encouraging people to learn more about influential women and handing out pins with feminist logos. ...

Juniors Isabella Mattioli and Emily Nguyen hang up posters advertising for the annual ASB interviews.

ASB interviews spark student involvement

March 4, 2019

As the end of the third quarter approaches, Carlmont’s ASB prepares for next year by holding their annual ASB interviews, providing interested students with the opportunity t...

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