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Math contests help students boost grades

Math contests help students boost grades

Maya Benjamin, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017

Filed under Campus

It’s 11:44. Aaron Lu races out of the classroom and heads to Carlmont Math Teacher Dan Nguyen's classroom. It’s time for the math contest. Every other Tuesday, math contests are held to give students an opportunity to obtain extra credit for their math grade. Each math contest is made up of six q...

Eighth grade transition night

Eighth grade transition night

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

January 1, 2016

Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the eighth grade transition night.

Finals make or break your grade

Highlander Staff

January 10, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

After a long semester of hard work, everything comes down to taking a dreaded final. As a standard, most finals are worth somewhere from 10-20 percent of a total grade. A 20 percent final has multiple effects on students, for some it can be a miracle worker, and for others a grade wrecker. The...

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