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Interfaith potluck brings unity to main religious clubs

Interfaith potluck brings unity to main religious clubs

Elle Brough, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Campus

Brightly colored cupcakes and the promise of food and games drew students to the interfaith potluck hosted by Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Fellowship Clubs. The presidents of the three main religious clubs at Carlmont encouraged students to meet others with beliefs similar or different than their o...

District implements new system to monitor online student activity

District implements new system to monitor online student activity

Brianna Cheng, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Campus

Technology has become increasingly more significant in student lives over the past decade or so. As a result, Carlmont provides Chromebooks as well as Wi-Fi to students on campus. In order to ensure that students are using these resources safely and appropriately, Carlmont has implemented a new mon...

The journey behind Carlmont’s track team taking on CCS trials to CCS finals

The journey behind Carlmont’s track team taking on CCS trials to CCS finals

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Sports

Sprints. Distance. Long jump. High jump. Shot put. Discus. All of these events were held at the CIF/CCS trials on Saturday, May 19 at Gilroy High School in Gilroy, California. Going into the semi-finals, Carlmont had a few team members participating at this event. Sadly, not everyone qualifi...

Carlmont’s new festival aims for end-of-year fun

Carlmont’s new festival aims for end-of-year fun

Victoria Valle Remond, Segment Producer

May 29, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Victoria Valle Remond reports on Scotsland, Carlmont's new-end-of-year festival featuring games, student performances, and food.

Carlmont’s first annual weightlifing competition

Carlmont’s first annual weightlifing competition

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

May 24, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Carlmont High School hosted it's first annual weightlifting competition on Saturday, May 19.

Clubs develop new ideas for the new year

Clubs develop new ideas for the new year

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

May 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

As the 2017-18 school year comes to an end, Carlmont clubs are beginning to prepare new ideas and goals for next fall. Many clubs hope to maintain the success that they've achieved during this school year and extend it to next year. They also hope to incorporate new elements into their mission. Hope...

Cheer team tryouts commence for next year

Cheer team tryouts commence for next year

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

May 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

As Carlmont’s 2017-18 school year draws to a close, next year's cheerleading team is already ramping up. Tryouts were held from May 15 to May 18, led by coaches Christie Lind Boyce and Kalina Wasman. Over the course of the four-day tryouts, athletes were evaluated on abilities such as their level of dance skill, athl...

Spring Concert series showcases the instrumental music program

Spring Concert series showcases the instrumental music program

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Parents and students shuffled in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) last Wednesday to attend the first night of Carlmont instrumental music's Spring Concert series, in which the jazz ensembles and jazz combos perform. This is one of three shows that is being put on by Carlmont instrumental musi...

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 ...

Carlmont’s track team accomplishes 3rd place at Arcadia

Carlmont’s track team accomplishes 3rd place at Arcadia

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

A Carlmont boys' varsity track runner is running in the cold. He is motivated to beat the person in front of him. His speed is pulling him to the finish line. Then, he passes the other guy with all of his might. He puts all of his energy to sprint past the finish line. A few seconds later, he c...

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Campus, Top News

The Performing Arts Center was packed last Friday, March 23, as audiences went to see Carlmont Choir's spring concert entitled "American Songbook." "American Songbook" covered a variety of selections from America’s past, much of which was largely based on the songbook of the same name. “...

Carlmont’s administration prepares for an armed intruder

Carlmont’s administration prepares for an armed intruder

Veronica Roseborough, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Campus

School is intended to be a place where one can express their ideas, share their opinions, and discover their passions. It is a safe space. However, on a day supposedly dedicated to love, 17 Floridian families had one less person to spend Valentine's Day with. After the school shooting in Parkland,...

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