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Chess Club helps students learn strategy

Chess Club helps students learn strategy

Maxwell Jung, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017


Filed under Campus

Not everyone pictures chess when they want to play something fun, but chess can truly be a fun and engaging activity. The Carlmont Chess Club led by math teacher Michael Skrable is a relaxing environment to play one of history's favorite past time. It is friendly to all levels of players, and the...

ASB sells prom tickets in the quad

ASB sells prom tickets in the quad

Suzanna Floersch, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont prom is on Friday, April 28, and many students are excited about the event. Tickets are being sold in the quad at lunch. This year’s prom is called “In the Deep Blue” and will be held at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco. Kimberly Lane, a senior and ASB prom commissioner,...

Career Center helps students prepare for the future

Career Center helps students prepare for the future

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Campus, Campus Thoughts

Many teenagers experience more freedom from parents and authority figures as they navigate high school. However, these freedoms often come with more responsibility, such as getting a job. Luckily for Carlmont students, mobile apps teacher Kristine Govani posts job flyers and work permits on a bulletin...

Recognition helps everyone feel welcome at Carlmont

Recognition helps everyone feel welcome at Carlmont

Izzy Bruguera, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont ASB is comprised of two classes split into several commissions that handle different aspects of student government and campus life. One of these commissions is Recognition. Made up of six girls, they work every day to reach out to people and groups on campus to make sure they feel appreciated...

Julia Kelly’s fellow rider helps her discover her passion

Julia Kelly’s fellow rider helps her discover her passion

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

March 19, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Sophie Penn reports on Julia Kelly's extracurricular activity.

Feminine product drive helps community

Feminine product drive helps community

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

The annual feminine product drive is taking place March 6 through March 17. The feminist club is holding this drive to collect unopened boxes of pads, tampons, and panty liners. “We put on this drive because although menstruating is a normal, healthy bodily function, unfortunately, a lot of...

Course fair gives students direction

Course fair gives students direction

Mike Carlson, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont’s annual course fair was held on Jan. 26 during lunch in the main gym. The course fair helps many students choose what classes they are going to take in the upcoming school year. In order to do this, teachers set up tables, gave out informational handouts, and answered any questions...

Defense helps varsity basketball defeat rival

Defense helps varsity basketball defeat rival

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

January 23, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

The Carlmont girls varsity basketball team beat their rival, Sequoia, 62-31 on Jan. 22. The game moved quickly, the Scots taking the lead right away when freshman Jayla Chee won the jump. Carlmont started out strong by moving their feet on defense, causing lots of deflections and turnovers for the...

Carlmont helps the less fortunate

Carlmont helps the less fortunate

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer

January 30, 2015


Filed under Campus

Every year, there are families who are less fortunate than others. They struggle to put food on the table, keep a roof over their heads, and put clothes on their backs. That is why Carlmont created a clothes drive. The clothes drive is from Jan. 26 to Jan. 30 and all clothes can be turned into...

Carlmont helps fight poverty

Carlmont helps fight poverty

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer

November 23, 2014


Filed under Campus

The holidays are just around the corner and everybody is getting excited. People get to spend time with their families and receive gifts. The thing that a lot of people don't realize is that not everybody gets to have these same experiences. Every year, parents struggle to afford clothes for their...

Student helps start a company

Student helps start a company

Athena Duran and Shira Stein

May 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Staff Bios, Top News

A typical college application process can include long essays, requesting letters of recommendation, filling out multiple questionnaires, and whole lot of stress. Senior can be a time filled with mixed emotions, exciting times and various expectations. Once the year starts, seniors are given information...

Choirs helps the community

Choirs helps the community

September 20, 2013


Filed under A&E

The Treble Clef and Chamber Choirs are getting ready for the Save the Music Festival on Oct. 6, where they will be performing some songs from their upcoming Pops Concert to raise money for the Belmont-Redwood Shores District elementary and middle school music programs. Junior Emilie Andersson, member...

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