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Shoeboxes filled with toys light up the holiday season

Shoeboxes filled with toys light up the holiday season

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News

Empty cardboard shoeboxes packed with toys and goodies will be shipped out to kids internationally after being donated and collected throughout National Collection Week. Every year during the third week of November Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christman Child encourages those of all ages to hunt around for gifts of any kind and get together with friends and family in a packing party to fill shoebox...

Carlmont Cup sign-ups are back in full swing

Carlmont Cup sign-ups are back in full swing

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017


Filed under Campus

It's the beginning of the year, and Carlmont Cup is up and running again. It's one of the many school activities that students participate in. Students of all and grade levels are signing up to participate in the ASB room during lunch. The Carlmont Cup event was started in recent years and ha...

Students prioritize college over high school

Students prioritize college over high school

Lily Bakour, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under Campus

As Advanced Placement tests take place during the first two weeks of May, students are missing school to study. The hours that students are not at school are spent sleeping and preparing for the college level placement tests they have been preparing for all year round. There are two rounds of tests...

‘This Is Acting’ is full of rejection

‘This Is Acting’ is full of rejection

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under A&E

The way that people handle rejection says a lot about them, and Sia handles rejection in a most peculiar way. In an interview done by RTV Slovenija, Sia said that “This Is Acting” is a compilation of songs that she wrote for other artists and projects that had been rejected. The album’s lead...

‘A Head Full of Dreams’ is a collage of sounds

‘A Head Full of Dreams’ is a collage of sounds

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


Filed under A&E

With Coldplay's eight Brit Awards, five MTV Video Music Awards, and seven Grammy Awards, they clearly know what they're doing as a band and have gone and created another great album. "A Head Full of Dreams" had a great amount of song variety and each song seems to have an entirely different sound. The f...

A loss full of penalties

A loss full of penalties

Angelina Castillo, ScotCenter News

March 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

Varsity boys lacrosse started the season with a 9-11 loss against Saratoga. Junior Cole Castro said, "It was the same team we beat freshman year so we expected to beat them." Several players on the Carlmont team had been playing all of high school and thought they would start the season off with a...

A Scots defender makes a full recovery

A Scots defender makes a full recovery

Brooke Buckley, Staff Writer

January 29, 2014


Filed under Student Bios, Top News

Carlmont soccer finally regained one of their injured defenders, senior Devon Maruyama Reed. Reed inflamed a tendon near the outside of her ankle in October when she was slide tackled from behind. She managed to keep playing through the pain for a while, but it only got worse. Reed said, “I...

Food drive in full swing

Food drive in full swing

Gianna Schuster, ScotCenter Student Interviews

November 4, 2013


Filed under Campus

Countless families will be missing meals and going hungry this holiday season. Carlmont is stepping up to make a positive impact on the lives of families in need. Up until Nov. 25, all non-perishable food can be donated on campus for San Mateo’s Second Harvest Food Bank and Carlmont families in...

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