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ASB changes people for the better

ASB changes people for the better

Hana Wong, Staff Writer

January 14, 2015

Sophomore Vice President Ryan Geronimo strives to contribute positivity to Carlmont's campus. Among his peers, Geronimo is known as the laid-back chill guy that tries to bring his fun energy to the hallways of Carlmont. To fulfill his idea, Geronimo went into freshman year signing up to be in ASB. Later,...

Key Club strives to better the community

Key Club strives to better the community

Angelina Castillo, ScotCenter News

September 5, 2014

Key Club is the largest international leadership organization for teenagers. With 5,000 clubs in 30 nations, Key Club groups like the Carlmont Key Club work to contribute to over 12 million hours of service each year. Senior Madison Norman said, "I joined freshman year, it's a good way to help out...

Cliques: for better or for worse, Carlmont has them

Cliques: for better or for worse, Carlmont has them

Shira Stein, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2012

The cliques that exist at Carlmont are similar to those seen on television or in movies, they are defined by where people sit. A person’s identity in high school is greatly influenced by the people he or she associates with, and Carlmont is no exception to that. For example, the cliques at this...

Are Macs really better than Pcs?

December 5, 2012

Although some people argue whether a Mac or a PC is better in terms of speed, applications, appearance, and software, Carlmont equally uses both because of the different features both have to offer. Principal Raul Zamora commented, “Sometimes it’s based on teacher preference and it’s also based...

American Idol: better or worse?

American Idol: better or worse?

October 16, 2012

American Idol has been running on Fox for 11 seasons now, and is scheduled to begin the twelfth season  in Jan. 2013. The first several seasons of American Idol were a total hit, landing number one on the charts for seven years straight. “After X Factor and The Voice came out, there were so ...

Dark Shadows: still a better love story than Twilight

Dark Shadows: still a better love story than Twilight

May 13, 2012

Kristen Dames | Scot Scoop NewsYet again, another over-played vampire movie invaded theaters, this one by the name of “Dark Shadows.” “Dark Shadows” was an all around failure of movie that the producers choose to categorize as “Horror-Comedy.” It attempted to be a horror-comedy-romance-mystery, but didn’t succeed at a single ...

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