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Beginning this school year, the Monday of final exams week will begin with a minimum day schedule in the morning, followed by a lunch period and then the sixth-period final.

Carlmont reacts to changes in final exam schedule

December 3, 2017

As the Carlmont community wraps up its first semester of the 2017-2018 school year, students and staff members will have to adapt to a change in the final exam schedule. For...

Freshman Alisilani Alusa pitches to sophomore catcher Grace Heck.

Carlmont JV softball defeats Burlingame in their final game

May 14, 2017

Carlmont's JV softball team has been dominating their opponents all season. And even though their offense started off slow against the Panthers on April 11th, the Scots prevailed 7...

Seniors at the 2016 prom celebrate one of their final events as Carlmont students.

Seniors prepare for their final prom

April 20, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, the final prom for Carlmont seniors approaches. For many seniors, prom will be one of their final high school dances and an opportunity ...

Firehouse Square, the proposed site of the affordable housing units, has been abandoned for years. The new development plans have the potential of transforming this dismal two-acre lot into a vibrant living space.

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

April 5, 2017

The Bay Area’s real estate bubble has led to a tremendous increase in housing costs and has affected countless residents. To help cure this crisis, the Belmont City Council has re...

Tanner Anderson, a junior, prepares to shoot a free throw in the Mini Madness championship game on March 23.

Juniors upset seniors in Mini Madness final

March 24, 2017

It all came down to this. Juniors against seniors to see which class would be the kings of the court. The last game of Mini Madness, on March 23, left the juniors victorious while the s...

Junior midfielder Ben Zaino looks over downed Monterey player.

Scots advance to CCS final in stunning fashion

March 3, 2017

He did it again. On March 1, the Scots took down Monterey High School winning in penalty kicks for the second straight game, and for the second straight game, keeper Peyton Young...

Sophomore Tanner Anderson addresses his relay team.

PAL meets pump up athletes

May 6, 2016

After the dust settles, new records are made. The final stretch of the season includes the PALs. The Peninsula Athletic League is the league that Carlmont sports compete is and...

Sophomore Tanner Anderson warms up on the field before training in practice.

Track trains and preps for PALS

May 4, 2016

The 2016 track and field team is getting ready for their last and final meet: PALS. PALS is the championship for freshmen and sophomores who are competing in field and running...

Obama promises too much

January 13, 2016

It is reminiscent of every other State of the Union given by the President, except this time, Barack Obama is ready for his departure. Obama has clearly planned what would...

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...

Ivy Nguyen, Juliette Rencoret and Jessica Ma converse on the sidelines of a tennis match against Sequoia High School.

Girls tennis coach begins final season

October 2, 2014

The girls tennis season has just started off, and Carlmont is off to a strong start. This year there are 24 girls on the team, which include multiple new faces such as freshmen...

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