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Girl's junior varsity basketball practices pass-in plays during their early-season practice.

Girls’ basketball season starts off in high spirits

November 7, 2017

It's the beginning a new basketball season, and that means new lineups have been selected for the girls' varsity, junior varsity, and freshmen teams. Tryouts were held from...

Caleb Ahn and Sam Holbrook, both juniors, make their way up the first hill at the Crystal Springs Course.

JV cross country places high at Crystal Springs competition

October 24, 2017

On Tuesday, Oct. 24, Carlmont's junior varsity cross country team had their third Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) meet in the sweltering 93-degree heat. With Carlmont varsity...

Members of BSU attended the Belmont City Council last year, receiving a proclamation for Black History Month from the members of City Council.

BSU highlights need for representation in high school

October 22, 2017

Black Student Union (BSU) believes that representation is key to a vibrant and diverse high school experience. BSU is a club focused on African-American culture, heritage, and...

Carlmont's parking lot has spots available for $100 apiece. After school especially, all the cars flooding out of these parking lots slows traffic and causes a rush of cars.

Lack of parking poses issues

October 22, 2017

One of the special bonds that students and parents share is the hassle associated with Carlmont parking lots. Carlmont's parking lots have resulted in an overflow of studen...

Lizzy Hall, a junior, gives blood at the Blood Drive.

Carlmont Blood Drive joins forces with Stanford Blood Center

October 21, 2017

One pint. That's all it takes to save three lives. On Oct. 19, Carlmont along with Stanford Blood Center held the Blood Drive in the Student Union. “Every two seconds, s...

A senior’s reflection on high school

May 12, 2017

Ryan Geronimo reports on the senior class and its final thoughts before exiting high school.

Sophomore Jessie Zorb takes a quick break during her class to check the statistics on upcoming games in March madness.

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March 22, 2017

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March...

The many hallways of Carlmont High School  will be explored by parents during open house.

Carlmont opens its doors to the public

March 15, 2017

The opportunity for the public to explore Carlmont High School is here. Carlmont open house is taking place on March 16. Open house is a night where parents or the general public can vi...

Student hides behind their personal insecurities brought on by social media

Insecurities stem from social media

February 22, 2017

Social media reinforces teenage insecurities on many levels. Many students in America feel these insecurities on a daily basis as they strive to reach the expectations gover...

Heavy rainfall and slippery roads make it important that people drive safely and remain alert.

High winds and heavy downpour hit the Bay Area

January 20, 2017

In the past couple of weeks, heavy rain and strong winds have drenched the Bay Area. According to The San Francisco Examiner, a weather system producing heavy rain and gus...

11th grader Lauren Morris dribbles the ball up the sideline.

Varsity soccer sends Urban High home with the blues

November 30, 2016

As the soccer, season begins to roll in this winter the girl's varsity took home a strong win on Nov. 29 under the bright lights of Carlmont's home field against Urban High School. "I thin...

Students who take Personal Finance at Carlmont learn how to manage their money and prepare themselves for life after high school.

Personal finance class prepares students for life after high school

September 6, 2016

Beyond high school, students have to adapt to an independent lifestyle and can no longer rely on guidance from their parents and teachers. By enrolling in the personal finance...

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