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Teachers advocate for test retakes

Teachers advocate for test retakes

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

Students don't want to see themselves fail.  After receiving a poor grade on a test, many students store the paper away and never look back at it. However, in many cases, one test grade does not truly reflect a student's knowledge and understanding of a concept. Physics teacher Veronica Heintz is a strong believer in a growth mindset and has a...

Carlmont: Battle of the grades

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

March 19, 2012

Like all high schools, Carlmont is divided into four classes: freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Many students bridge the age gap and have friends in various grade levels. However, some students treat other students outside of their class differently based on their views of them. “Freshmen...

CSF Club: Recognizing those with the grades

Isabella Paragas, Illustrator and Staff Writer

March 14, 2012

Many students at Carlmont get good grades, but never get recognition for their hard work. The CSF (California Scholarship Federation) Club is giving all students who earn these scores their well-deserved appreciation since the 1980s. "I think it is really important for students to be involved in...

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