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Meshchyshyn's friends and family write heartfelt messages on the wall of the parking lot where he was stabbed.

Former Carlmont student killed at 19 years old

April 30, 2015

Former Carlmont student Denis Meshchyshyn, 19 years old, was killed in an altercation behind Wendy’s restaurant on April 25. According to the Belmont Police report, two friends...

Mr. Nguyen in his classroom

Former war refugee now teaches chemistry

October 15, 2014

Hai Nguyen escaped from the communist regime of Vietnam and now teaches chemistry at Carlmont High School. When Nguyen was growing up, he lived in a tent in a war refugee camp...

Chan kneels in front of an instrument in his classroom, A11.

Former computer designer seeks fun classroom environment

October 8, 2014

Scott Chan, a former computer designer, is now helping students with science. Chan is a new teacher at Carlmont. He taught physics at Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo...

Former Carlmont student Vladislav Miftakhov, who was arrested for possessing weapons of mass destruction.

Former Carlmont student arrested due to bomb possession

January 28, 2014

Former Carlmont graduate, 19-year-old Vladislav Miftakhov was arrested in Altoona, Pennsylvania on Jan. 24 due to the alleged possession of a weapon a mass destruction. Miftakhov was first...

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Former student plays Carrie on a professional stage

November 4, 2013

Many have dreamed of performing on a professional stage in a big city. For former Carlmont student Cristina Oeschger, this dream became reality. "Carrie the Musical" took stage...

Former NFL player Devin Wyman inspires Carlmont students

Former NFL player Devin Wyman inspires Carlmont students

September 24, 2013

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Former NFL star reached out to house-crashing teenagers

September 23, 2013

On Labor Day weekend, ex-NFL player Brian Holloway was shocked to find that 300 Stephenstown, N.Y. teenagers had held a destructive party in his house while he was away. Instea...

Former Carlmont student eliminated from 'The Bachelor'

Former Carlmont student eliminated from ‘The Bachelor’

February 8, 2013

Disappointing news came on Feb. 5, 2013, when an alumni of Carlmont High School was eliminated from 'The Bachelor.' Daniella McBride graduated from Carlmont in 2006, after which...

Sydney Cho warms up before playing Burlingame.

Varsity girls tennis wins against former PAL champions

September 19, 2012

Carlmont beat Burlingame High School, last year's Peninsula Athletic League champions, winning 4-3 in total matches. "It was our first real challenge playing powerful hitt...

Penn State’s former football defensive coordinator tackled by the truth

November 11, 2011

Jerry Sandusky allegedly molested eight boys while working as Pennsylvania State University's defensive coordinator over the time span of 10 years, and has now been let go from...

Apple co-founder and former CEO dies

Apple co-founder and former CEO dies

October 5, 2011

[media-credit name="Apple, Inc." align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] CUPERTINO, CA - Apple Inc. said it's former CEO and co-founder Steven P. Jobs has died at the age of 56. "Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, ...

Former Hillsdale High student found guilty of attempted murder

May 19, 2011

After almost three years of being on trial, the notorious Hillsdale High School bomber, Alex Youshock, was found guilty of attempted murder on Friday, May 13. On the morning of...

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