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Counselors help to provide guidance for students throughout high school.

Passions are not overshadowed in course selection

March 14, 2019

Year after year, students go through the same difficult process of deciding which courses to take the next year. In February, students begin to make their way to the counseling ...

A student carries a variety of textbooks from classes that are offered at Carlmont.

Students advise peers on choosing classes for next year

February 27, 2019

For juniors, sophomores, and freshmen, the task of choosing classes for next year has come around yet again. Sometimes choosing a class can be daunting, as the GPA boost that...

Carlmont seniors huddle up and cheer before starting a game of volleyball.

Seniors finish last week of high school

June 6, 2018

As the school year comes to a close, seniors are finishing their last week of high school. For some, this last week is sad and nostalgic; for others, it is the light at the...

Parents and students walk the halls of Carlmont looking for the classes they're interested in during Open House.

Open House offers insight into future classes

March 16, 2018

Carlmont has numerous course selections for its students that allow them to explore their interests, whether they be in art, science, math, or any other subject. When it come...

Quinn Felton, a student taking Chinese at Carlmont, holds his poster for National Foreign Language Week.

Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

March 8, 2018

This year, National Foreign Language Week falls between March 5 and March 11. It is a week dedicated to looking at other cultures and their languages to discover the importance...

Sophomore Sophia Krackov answers a question in her AP European history class. Krackov said,

AP classes spark passions and stress

February 15, 2018

“I didn’t sleep last night because I had to finish my outline.” This is a sentiment felt by many advanced placement (AP) European history (APEH) students. For many of ...

Sophomore Patrick Martin demonstrates how he prepared for his audition.

Drama classes provide creative outlet

March 6, 2017

The perfect monologue has been chosen and memorized. The character’s mannerisms have been perfected at last. The fear of auditioning is washed out with a love of performing a...

Choosing next year's classes

Choosing next year’s classes

February 13, 2015

      Choosing next year's classes...

Photo by Gianna Schuster

English classes may not exactly teach english

March 30, 2014

"The umbrella is blue. "  Sentences like this drive high school students crazy. English teachers may tell their students that the umbrella is blue because the author wanted to ...

Why students should be able to take as many AP classes as they want

Ayesha Abbasi, Social Media Editor/Columnist

December 12, 2013

Restricting a students access to advances in knowledge sounds like something out of a horror story for any AP student. The unemployment rate for college graduates is at 4.5 percent, and the unemployment rate for high school graduates is even higher at 24 percent. So why stop children from excelling in life early on so that they don’t have to deal with lack qualifications later on in life? AP st...

Students excited for next year's classes

Students excited for next year’s classes

March 23, 2012

[media-credit id=47 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]As we come closer to the end of the school year, most students have met with their guidance counselors to pick thei...

Course fair helps students choose classes

February 11, 2011

[media-credit id=15 align="alignright" width="500"][/media-credit] Carlmont students poured into the gymnasium for the annual course fair on Tuesday, Feb. 8 and Thursday, Feb. 10. The course fair gave...

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