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As AP testing approaches, students' afternoons are spent poring over months of notes to prepare.

AP students prepare for exams

April 25, 2017

As the days grow longer and warmer, thoughts of summertime fun begin to surface. Before students can embark on their vacations, though, they must slog their way through end-of-the-y...

Sophomore Isabel Mayoss studies for the National Exam so that she can receive a gold medal.

Foreign language national exams stump students

March 24, 2016

Carlmont students were able to compete with other foreign language speakers during the month of March. Students in French III or higher took the National French Contest, and studen...

Sophomore Katie Gray reviews information for her chemistry final.

Finals are looming over Carlmont

December 10, 2015

Students are feeling the overwhelming pressure to study hard and prepare for the stressful time to come: finals week. The week for final exams begins on Dec. 14, and many students ar...

As finals week gets closer, students work hard to make sure they know all of the information.

Only finals stand between students and break

December 2, 2015

Nights are bright with holiday lights and joy is in the air, but students must first survive finals week before they can celebrate with their friends and family. As students...

Down with college entrance exams

Down with college entrance exams

February 14, 2014

Colleges take many factors into consideration when admitting students. Unfortunately, admission is very dependent on two ridiculous tests: the SAT and the ACT. I took my first...

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