Scot Scoop News

A brief history of a long war: The Palestinian-Israeli conflict

A brief history of a long war: The Palestinian-Israeli conflict

February 22, 2019

Introduction The Palestinian-Israeli conflict is one of the longest in modern history, spanning 70 years. Most have heard of it, but few are aware of what it means for Palestinians, for Israelis, and for Americans. On the right, hear from students and staff as they share their personal accounts, hopes for the future, and ideas of peace. On the left, read about the history between Palestinians and Israelis.  Here in America Although U.S. involvement today is generally restricted to foreign aid, America was, at one point, key to the progression of the conflict. However,...

Jewish Club celebrates Hanukkah

Jewish Club celebrates Hanukkah

December 11, 2018

During the holidays, small string lights cover houses all throughout the Bay Area. Many are Christmas lights, twinkling red, white, and green. However, some are Hanukkah decorations, twin...

Jewish Club plans to bring awareness of religion

Jewish Club plans to bring awareness of religion

March 7, 2017

On March 2, Principal Ralph Crame received reports of vandalism against the Jewish community at Carlmont. He responded with an email to parents regarding the incident. There was a...

Bomb threat frightens local Jewish community center

Bomb threat frightens local Jewish community center

February 28, 2017

Anti-Semitism is on the rise. Since the beginning of the year, over 100 Jewish community centers in 27 states have received bomb threats. The largest waves of calls took plac...

Cultural differences don’t faze Carlmont students

Cultural differences don’t faze Carlmont students

April 27, 2016

Many people who define themselves with some sort of religion in today’s society are not comfortable with making their religion known to others. With elements like the media an...

Jewish students face conflict: prom or Passover?

Jewish students face conflict: prom or Passover?

September 4, 2015

Important high school traditions are conflicting with religious commitments as the Carlmont Welcome Back assembly and prom coincide with the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and P...

Jewish club off to a strong start

Jewish club off to a strong start

September 9, 2014

Coming back for their second year, Jewish Club has big plans for involving and connecting the Carlmont community. Co-president Andrew Wach said, "Our plan for this year is to...

Jewish club makes mighty comeback

Jewish club makes mighty comeback

January 24, 2014

It’s no secret that Carlmont students are diverse- in terms of religion, culture, background, and nationality. From Persian Club to Christian Club, there are many clubs on cam...

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.
jewish