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Playlist Club creates a combined playlist of songs that were played that month.

Playlist Club creates a relaxing space for all

April 2, 2019

Music is an integral part of most teenagers lives. Students listen to music on the way to class, with friends, and while doing homework. There are many benefits to listening to musi...

Sticky notes with kind messages are posted on every locker.

Kindness Week warms school environment

March 24, 2019

Students gathered in the quad to make bracelets for Kindness Week, a week-long event filled with small activities to promote goodwill and spread positivity. To kick off the...

MORP brings together students from all parts of the school, including special education and ASB.

MORP creates a welcoming environment for everyone

March 6, 2019

MORP may just be Prom spelled backward, but for some people, it’s the best night of the year. MORP is another one of Carlmont’s many dances that are held annually, and...

Save the Bees Day creates a buzz around campus

Save the Bees Day creates a buzz around campus

September 16, 2018

In smoothies, tea, or juice. On bread, salad, or fruits. Or simply, by itself. Honey has long since been an ingredient integrated into our daily diets. Bottles and ja...

Theo Korolev, a junior, works on his tutoring site whenever he has the time.

Theo Korolev creates his own business

May 31, 2018

According to, a political news source that has won a Pulitzer Price, 90 percent of American workers don't own their own business. Theo Korolev, a junior, is not...

The San Mateo County District has been the main source of solutions to transit issues for over 40 years.

SamTrans creates Get Us Moving Program to solve transportation issues

February 12, 2018

The San Mateo County Transit District and the county of San Mateo have created the Get Us Moving program in hopes creating a gateway to communication with the community about the s...

The Quiz Club members are split into two teams before beginning the trivia round.

Quiz Club creates a friendly environment to spread knowledge

November 27, 2017

Quiz Club is one of the many clubs offered to students at Carlmont that allows students to gain knowledge through lighthearted competition. The club meets weekly during lunch...

Emma Castro runs the ball down the field in one of last year's powder puff games. In previous years, powder puff took place at lunch during homecoming week.

Nighttime Powderpuff creates new homecoming tradition

October 12, 2017

Carlmont's 2017 school year has introduced a new homecoming tradition: nighttime Powderpuff. The nighttime Powderpuff is a new twist on the girls' football tournament that usually...

S.O.S coordinator Shelley Bustamante works on a presentation for S.O.S. These presentations are shared with freshman every Tuesday during their World Studies class.

S.O.S creates support for students

October 9, 2017

Tuesday is the exception to the norm for freshmen. Unlike all the other students at Carlmont, freshmen have a special event every Tuesday that takes place during their history clas...

Reach Out Club creates bonds between all groups of people at Carlmont.

Reach Out Club creates a safe haven

February 22, 2017

Every first and third Friday of the month, students gather at T13 for Reach Out Club, an extension of the ASB commission, Reach Out. Members range from commission members to English...

Foreign language teacher Roberta Scott speaks into a microphone when she teaches in order to project her voice over the sound produced by the construction outside of her classroom.

Construction creates substandard learning environments

October 6, 2016

As students diligently work inside classrooms located in T-hall and U-hall, construction of the new S-wing rages on outside. This construction provides various distractions ...

‘Shut Up and Dance’ creates unexpected complexity

May 6, 2015

"Shut Up and Dance" was recently released by alternative music group Walk the Moon, and is currently the third most popular song on iTunes. At first, "Shut Up and Dance" seems...

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