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Parent Education Night teaches anxiety management

Parent Education Night teaches anxiety management

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

November 11, 2017


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Over 300 parents, students, and Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) members poured into the Carlmont Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Nov. 9 for Parent Education Night. Parent Education Night is a district-wide program meant to tell parents and students about a variety of issues students...

Carlmont cuts the ribbon for the new weight room

Carlmont cuts the ribbon for the new weight room

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


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Roughly 100 attended the ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 26 to celebrate the opening of the upgraded weight room. When up and running, this new weight room will be in use by roughly 1,000 people every day. Athletic Director Patrick Smith said, "This facility will not only serve our student...

Carlmont Academic Foundation receives grant from Oracle

Carlmont Academic Foundation receives grant from Oracle

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


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On Nov. 6, 2015, technology and equipment were replaced and updated in the Biotechnology Institute (BTI) at Carlmont High School using a $20,000 grant given by Oracle. Oracle, whose headquarters are in Redwood City, is a multinational computer technology corporation. Oracle gave this grant to Carlmont...

Boys’ varsity water polo game canceled due to poor air quality

Boys’ varsity water polo game canceled due to poor air quality

Alexander English, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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"Per the Superintendent - due to poor air quality from the fires up north, all outdoor activities need to be moved inside or canceled for the duration of today, Wednesday, Oct. 11," said Ralph Crame in an email that was sent around 1 p.m. on Wednesday. These cancellations included the postponement...

Spirit Week brings vibrancy to campus

Spirit Week brings vibrancy to campus

Suzanna Floersch, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


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While dead week and finals approached, excitement filled the campus as students participated in Spirit Week from May 22 to 26. Monday was Scot's Day and College Day. Seniors wore their colleges' apparel which included hats, hoodies, and fun socks. Tuesday was Twin Day, and friends had fun coming to...

Celebration Assembly plans to reflect on the past year

Celebration Assembly plans to reflect on the past year

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


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As summer slowly creeps up, Carlmont students are eager to trade in books for bikinis and boring lunch food for exotic summer treats. For many students at Carlmont, the end of the school year is a bittersweet moment; seniors are off to college and a new batch of freshmen enter the mix of students....

Carlmont softball defeats Mountain View

Carlmont softball defeats Mountain View

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


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There might be a new coach this season, but the Lady Scots are back with a championship in mind. On March 7, Carlmont varsity softball shut out Mountain View High School 8-0, maintaining their undefeated record. With strong leadership from first-year coach Marco Giuliacci, the Lady Scots have been a h...

Publicity Commission informs student body

Publicity Commission informs student body

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017


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While roaming through Carlmont's hallways, students notice vibrant posters adorned on lockers and walls publicizing sports events and other activities. The posters depict hand-drawn images of events such as the upcoming UNO tournament in March, a Just Dance tournament in the quad, school sports games,...

The Scots tie Wildcats in away match

The Scots tie Wildcats in away match

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont pushed through one more game overcoming many injuries and fatigue from their long season. On Feb. 15, the boys varsity soccer tied 0-0 away against Woodside High School. “The boys played well with all things considered. We are very knackered because there has been a lot of footba...

The road to a future of equality

The road to a future of equality

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


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Gender equality week, coming up in March, was created in hopes of spreading equality throughout campus. The week was created by the human resources commission of ASB and is devoted to making all genders feel they are accepted in society and to encourage people to eliminate negative stereotypes of...

JV boys soccer defeated by Aragon Dons

JV boys soccer defeated by Aragon Dons

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

February 4, 2017


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Apparently, the third time is not the charm. The JV boys soccer team learned this lesson the hard way after a disappointing 5-1 loss to the Aragon Dons. The loss on Feb. 3 was hardly the way to finish off the week, after losing their previous two games: Monday against Sequoia, and Wednesday against...

Varsity volleyball defeats the Cowboys in the first round of CCS

Varsity volleyball defeats the Cowboys in the first round of CCS

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

With tensions high, the stands filled with anxious parents and Screaming Scots, Carlmont girls varsity volleyball began their first match of Central Coast Section (CCS) championships. On Nov. 5, Carlmont drafted Salinas High in the first round of CCS, moving on to face another game. After a four-set ...

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