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Women’s self-defense class teaches safety

Women’s self-defense class teaches safety

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

March, the women’s history month, saw the popularization of events that made the public more aware of the daily problems that women have to face. One of the main problems women face is fear of assault, and the Women’s Self Defense class aims to minimize that fear by teaching women how to protect t...

Sport tournaments increase class unity

Sport tournaments increase class unity

Anna Delmas, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

A series of sports tournaments will be taking place during lunch in the upcoming weeks. Each sport is planned by the class officers, who are the president and vice president, of each grade. For example, this year, sophomores are taking the lead on soccer, and seniors are in charge of badminton. Other...

Sleep deprivation can lead to more than just falling asleep in class

Sleep deprivation can lead to more than just falling asleep in class

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

January 19, 2019

While students work in their English class, at least one student is found struggling to stay awake. Sitting in the corner with their head down and eyes fluttering, the image of the whiteboard slowly begins to fade. The student is now unable to stop themselves from falling asleep, but a bad grade...

BTI’s collaboration with Stanford robotics is terminated

BTI’s collaboration with Stanford robotics is terminated

Rachel Matatyaou, Publicity Director

March 23, 2018

As a result of all of the advancements in robotics during the 21st century, many people have attempted to make robots a helpful tool in classrooms. Carlmont's Biotechnology Institute (BTI), a pathway within the science department, planned on utilizing robots from Stanford in their program. Stanf...

International students make connections through ELL

International students make connections through ELL

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

For Rebecca Shentu, Manon Llorach, and Sarah Tocatlian, moving to a new country was just the beginning of a new journey. The transition from middle school to high school can be tough, but it is even harder for those who are transitioning from one country to another. Many international students at Carlmont m...

Sophomore class meeting builds excitement for second semester

Sophomore class meeting builds excitement for second semester

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

Tenth-grade students gathered in the ASB room on Jan. 19 while class officers Joe Sison and Rachel Amir Chatman explained the activities planned for the second semester. While each grade typically only has one meeting at the beginning of the year to discuss all events, the sophomore class officers de...

Passing period does not give students enough time to get to class

Passing period does not give students enough time to get to class

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Lateness is an ongoing problem at Carlmont High School and unfortunately, having seven minutes is not enough time to get to class comfortably. Students either have to run, leave their previous class early, or just accept that they are late to class every day. "I have to walk from U to F and I just...

Candlelight vigil brings Carlmont community together

Candlelight vigil brings Carlmont community together

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

Rain sprinkled down in the quad on the evening of Nov. 8 as students and staff members mourned the loss of the victims of recent attacks across the nation. Since the beginning of October, there have been three major terrorist attacks in the U.S., according to The New York Times. On Oct. 1, a gu...

Sophomores enjoy a free welcome-back treat

Sophomores enjoy a free welcome-back treat

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017

As students stroll onto campus after a full week of break, they already begin counting down the days until summer. On Monday, April 17, the ASB sophomore class officers decided to welcome back the class of 2019 with a treat. Hoping to boost students' energy on campus, sophomore Vice President Kyle Dimick s...

New class extends robotics team

New class extends robotics team

Mike Carlson, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

In the 2016-2017 school year, Carlmont offered a robotics course, called engineering robotics, for the first time.  This class provides students with an opportunity to learn basic robotics skills and build a robot that will compete in a For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FI...

Class of 2020 takes over Panda Express

Class of 2020 takes over Panda Express

Izzy Bruguera, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

On Feb. 17, Carlmont students flooded Panda Express in support of their freshman class. After planning and advertising the event for weeks, freshmen Joe Sison and Rachel Amir Chatman held a fundraiser for the freshman class through Panda Express from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. “We’re calling it a takeov...

New faces run for ASB class officers

New faces run for ASB class officers

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

It’s that time of the year again: class election season. People are seen around campus going from student to student, asking for signatures to meet the required amounts on their petition, hopeful that they will be the next leaders of Carlmont. Class officer voting will take place on Feb. 24 and s...

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