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Common Core Standards are being implemented into classrooms

Common Core Standards are being implemented into classrooms

Alex Lay, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


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Common Core State Standards (CCSS) will soon be implemented into all schools within the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District (BRSSD) and the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD), as explained during a parent education night at Ralston Middle School on Nov. 18. CCSS is a system that will be implemented across m...

Visual arts expresses what can’t be put into words

Visual arts expresses what can’t be put into words

Athena Duran, Staff Writer

September 30, 2013


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Visual arts have, and continue to serve as an outlet for people's emotions and thoughts. The various mediums utilized by artists, have allowed for inspiration and creativity to burst within the walls of Carlmont. From ceramics, to drawing and painting, to web design, the Scots have a large range of...

Finding Nemo swims back into theaters

Finding Nemo swims back into theaters

Kristen Friis, Business Manager

September 18, 2012


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Finding Nemo has returned to the big screen, but this time in an astonishing three-dimensional film. Returning from its original release date in 2003, the newly-added effects have made the movie more clear and eye-popping than ever before. “I thought that the 3-D effects were super awesome," commente...

Student goes into labor on campus

Student goes into labor on campus

May 11, 2012


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[media-credit id=56 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Health Aide Marcus Farhad gives the inside scoop. The staff of Carlmont were in for a surprise when they clocked into work this morning. At about 8:20 AM a student had her water break during class. She was rushed to the office where she w...

Junior student accepted into summer internship at Georgetown University

Junior student accepted into summer internship at Georgetown University

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

April 27, 2012


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[media-credit name="Denise Chan" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]As school comes to an end, many Carlmont students are looking for summer programs at colleges and internship opportunities. This summer, junior Ryan Yen applied for a political internship at Georgetown University, Washington D.C....

Swinging into the past

November 4, 2011


Filed under Campus

What is the only thing at Carlmont that has survived since 1930? How about a hint, the instructor is an algebra teacher and she is also the head of the robotics club. This of course is the Swing Club. Although the club itself obviously hasn’t been around since 1930, the choreography and music has...

Students crammed into classrooms

Students crammed into classrooms

September 2, 2011


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Carlmont High School continues to feel the impact of budget cuts as students were welcomed back to school without desks in certain classes as well as significantly larger class sizes and cut classes. This school year, some students may have to deal with something they have never dealt with before,...

Scots’ softball rolls into CCS playoffs

Scots’ softball rolls into CCS playoffs

May 12, 2011


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[media-credit id=15 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]The Lady Scots finished their regular season on a very high note, as they defeated the top two teams in the Peninsula Bay Division, and earned themselves a respected second place finish in this tough division. On Tuesday, the Scots showed their det...

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