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Spring break takes an effect on Carlmont’s sports teams

Spring break takes an effect on Carlmont’s sports teams

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

April 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

Spring break is a time of relaxation for students and staff. However, it has a profound effect on sports teams. Not only does spring break give students the chance to unwind, but it also specifically gives student-athletes a break; this time off can allow athletes to recuperate and prepare for ...

Spring break gives time off from stress

Spring break gives time off from stress

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under Campus

Spring break has almost arrived, and students are more eager than ever to get the time off. Typically, students use spring break to go on vacation, hang out with friends, and relax. During the break, students have the opportunity to take a step back and focus on something besides school. Though ...

Mid-Winter Break conflicts with student clubs

Mid-Winter Break conflicts with student clubs

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under News

Mid-winter break is a time of relief for some Carlmont students, but others face the stress of planning their club's schedule to accommodate the break from school. With many weekly clubs, the school year has already been organized by the leaders in terms of what they will do each session. However,...

Carlmont student athletes keep working while on break

Carlmont student athletes keep working while on break

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


Filed under Campus

Students woke up excited on Friday, Feb. 16 knowing that it would be their last early morning wake up for a week because that was the final school day before Mid-Winter Break. Mid-Winter Break was held through the week of Feb. 18. Students had plans of going on tropical or snowy vacations for the...

Sequoia District Teachers Association extends Presidents’ Weekend

Sequoia District Teachers Association extends Presidents’ Weekend

Veronica Roseborough, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Campus

It is a well-known fact that everyone needs a break now and then, whether it's taking time off from a sport, work, or in this case, school. As some may have noticed, the traditional four-day Presidents' weekend is now a whole week off. This week is referred to as Mid-Winter Break. For those confused...

Relaxation Motivation Club helps students destress

Relaxation Motivation Club helps students destress

Catherine Dahlberg, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

Too many tests. Homework overload. Demanding parents and coaches. Relationship issues. Not enough time to sleep. These sources of high school stresses can take a toll on students who are working to get through the day while preparing for their future. The Relaxation Motivation Club...

Students need a healthy breakfast to start their day

Students need a healthy breakfast to start their day

Juliana Rinaldi, Staff Writer

April 2, 2017


Filed under Features

Breakfast: a hearty meal to kick start the day or a quick bite before rushing out of the house to school or work? Many teenagers and young adults don't know which one breakfast actually should be. Eating just anything for breakfast isn't enough to start the day off right. The quality of the food that...

Counselor appointments open discussion of AP classes once again

Counselor appointments open discussion of AP classes once again

Nikka Gribanovsky, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

On Feb. 2, emails were sent out to Carlmont students with details on counselor appointments for choosing classes for the following year. With nearly 20 Advanced Placement (AP) class options, the choices can be stressful. Sophomore Sakina Bambot said, “I like that AP classes challenge me and allow...

Stress-free break turns into stressful academics

Stress-free break turns into stressful academics

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

April 12, 2016


Filed under Campus

Say goodbye to warm, sandy beaches and hello to textbooks, AP tests, and homework. Spring break has officially ended for Carlmont students, and the next break isn't until summer. With the warm weather that occurred during break, many were able to make the most of their vacation and enjoy their...

Sleep deprivation after break hits students hard

Sleep deprivation after break hits students hard

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016


Filed under Campus

Students are struggling with rewiring their sleep routines after the first week back from winter break. "Although two weeks away from school doesn't seem like a lot, getting back into the usual groove was tough, especially if a student participates in any extracurricular activities or AP classes,"...

Carlmont students have big plans for Spring break

Carlmont students have big plans for Spring break

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under Campus

As Spring break approaches students plan to take advantage of their time off in many different ways. Whether it’s visiting colleges, spending time with family and friends, or taking an exotic vacation Carlmont students will not let their spring break go to waste. As the May 1st deadline to decide...

A new break for physics

A new break for physics

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015


Filed under Campus

Go big or go home. Next year, aspiring physics students will face two options, the five-point AP class or four-point regular level physics. Students regularly pick a science path early on due to the time investment of two years per AP science. Students would have to pick between AP Chem or AP Physics,...

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