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The first piece of garbage falls to the floor of the C hall bathrooms as the bell rings to start the school day.

School bathrooms struggle to remain sanitary

November 16, 2019

School bathrooms. The words that send a shiver down students' spines conjure up images of vaping, overflowing garbage cans, and other unspeakable things.  Restrooms have found ...

Women's rooms tend to have longer lines because of the female anatomy and the amount of space toilet stalls take up.

Opinion: Women’s bathrooms take too long

November 26, 2018

One minute. Five minutes. Ten minutes... and you’re still in line, you can’t see the end, and you’re going to pee your pants. But time has run out. According to Wom...

The bathrooms in S hall are often dirty during the school day.

School bathrooms show uncleanliness

May 7, 2018

Throughout the school day, hundreds of kids use the bathrooms. However, some students question how clean those bathrooms are during the day. "Each day, the bathrooms are...

The bathroom facilities near the softball fields will only be available to the staff, children, and parents of the new daycare.

Softball players locked out of bathroom facilities

March 9, 2018

Unbeknownst to many students at Carlmont, there are young children on campus. And they're taking over the bathrooms near the softball field. Located in G1 and G2, Happy Campers' new daycare opened at Carlmont on March 1. According to Principal Ralph Crame, it was imple...

Carlmont opens first gender-neutral bathrooms on campus

May 30, 2016

On Wednesday, May 26, the lower D hall bathrooms were transformed into “All-Gender Restrooms” with the combined efforts of Carlmont's Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) and...

If gender-neutral bathrooms are implemented, everyone could use the bathroom at the same time, but there would need to be set precautions.

Gender-neutral bathrooms aren’t complete ‘safe-zones’

May 25, 2016

As a conservative Democrat, I completely support the efforts of transgender people to erase discrimination from the general populace. Like many Americans, I have seen that there...

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