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It’s time to watch ‘The Muppets’

It’s time to watch ‘The Muppets’

Sophie Haddad, Multimedia Editor

October 5, 2015

Chalk-full of dad jokes that will provoke your most violent and self-conscious guffaws, "The Muppets" are back to lighten your life. Not tailored to a Sesame Street-shaped audience, "The Muppets" represent the more mature end of puppetry, delving into the complex industry of television production...

It’s a baby

It’s a baby

Holly Chen, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015

Student leisure time and how it’s spent

Student leisure time and how it’s spent

Evan Davies, Staff Writer

April 20, 2015

Free time is viewed in a variety of different ways. Some people view it as a beneficial break from the stress of everyday life, others as a useless distraction. The majority of high school students have some amount of free time regardless of how they choose to spend that time. Leisure time gives...

Freshman year — 10 reasons why it’s not all bad

Freshman year — 10 reasons why it’s not all bad

Danielle Hamer, Scot Scoop In Depth Editor

January 28, 2015

We’ve all been in that situation. The bell is going to ring in less than ten seconds. You are going to be late to math class yet again -- and you just can’t afford another tardy slip. Books in hand, bag sliding off the shoulder, you walk as fast as you can. However, the stuffed-to-the-gills...

‘Annie’ soundtrack fails to stand on it’s own

‘Annie’ soundtrack fails to stand on it’s own

Evan Davies, Staff Writer

January 22, 2015

Sometimes bad movies are successful and good movies are not. The same is true for music albums. "Annie" is a 2014 film adaptation of a broadway musical, not to be confused with the 1982 version by the same name. As a musical, the "Annie" soundtrack is featured heavily in the movie, and the album...

Teenagers: It’s time to act your age

Teenagers: It’s time to act your age

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

November 2, 2014

Say goodbye to the days when your teachers held your hand and gave you a homework pass when you had a rough night, because it's time to grow up. For many of us, this will be our last year in high school, and then it's off to the real world where there is nobody reminding us to do our laundry or to...

Ello? It’s not Facebook

Ello? It’s not Facebook

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor

October 1, 2014

The ad-free, anti-data-mining, invite-only social media platform Ello has surged in numbers with up to 31,000 people joining per hour at the end of September. Launched in April 2014, the site started out as a small community of its designers and artists. Growth was slow until September, when Facebook...

Road rage: it’s not worth it

Road rage: it’s not worth it

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

March 1, 2014

Yesterday, I honked at somebody for the first time, and it came back to bite me shortly after. I was hurrying to work and was stuck behind this car who was literally just rolling down the hill and swerving to the side every 10 seconds. It was obvious that she didn't know where she was going, but because...

‘Date and Switch’ says it’s okay to be gay

‘Date and Switch’ says it’s okay to be gay

Alex Wildman, Staff Writer

February 25, 2014

“Date and Switch,” though predictable, relayed the message that it’s okay to be gay. The film followed best friends Michael and Matty on their quest to find partners by prom. However their plans took a turn when Matty came out to Michael as gay. Throughout the movie Michael tried to take the change in ...

Raise those umbrellas, it’s raining

Raise those umbrellas, it’s raining

Alyssa Fagel, Highlander Editor

November 20, 2013

For the first time in over a month, it rained during school hours at Carlmont High School. And with that rain comes cold weather. During the week of Nov. 17, weather in Belmont, Calif. has been estimated to reach no more than 68 degrees. This new weather has also brought a change in fashion. Fr...

It’s not fair that AP students have to take finals

May 2, 2013

This year, Carlmont administrators are placing emphasis on the fact that students taking AP classes still have to take a final exam after completing the AP test. In previous years, students were basically done with their AP class once they took the AP exam. The rest of the year and especially finals...

I live in EPA… and it’s not fair.

I live in EPA… and it’s not fair.

April 2, 2013

Sophomore Alenna Winfield waits outside in the cold to catch one of the busses to Carlmont High School. Her school day begins 75 minutes before many of her classmates’. Winfield lives in Redwood City half of the time and East Palo Alto the other half. During the time she lives in EPA, she ...

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