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Deer in the Belmont and San Carlos area wander into peoples driveways and yards.

Deer leave more than just footprints in the community

February 7, 2019

Deer: creatures known to be gentle, to coexist with nature, and now, to be close neighbors of local Belmont residents. For years, deer have walked the streets of cities across...

Students collaborate with their teammates to brainstorm the best solution for the MASC project on scratch paper issued by the administering teacher.

New summer reading activities leave the school Mars-struck

September 24, 2018

This year, Carlmont held MASC, or Martian All-School Competition, as part of Martian Week, which started Aug. 20. Instead of having students sit on the field as in previous years, all students had at least a 10-minute lesson in every class about a topic related to The Martian.


Declining FOMF awaits revival

March 31, 2018

Friends of Millard Filmore (FOMF) is an organization that Carlmont students may have heard of, or maybe even looked down upon. As a research-based competition, its popularity h...

Food drive donations, like these for the Thanksgiving US Navy food drive, can make a big impact but can also overwhelm charities.

Donations leave fire victims’ needs unfulfilled

October 19, 2017

By now, most of the country knows that California has been facing one of the worst fires in the state’s history. The fire has destroyed numerous houses, killed 41 and counting,...

Sophomore Katie Gray reviews information for her chemistry final.

Finals are looming over Carlmont

December 10, 2015

Students are feeling the overwhelming pressure to study hard and prepare for the stressful time to come: finals week. The week for final exams begins on Dec. 14, and many students ar...

Wyman poses front and center with ASB

Wyman’s words leave an impact on Scots

September 23, 2013

It is not too often that students attend a high school assembly and watch a man bend a metal rod with his teeth, crush a frying pan with his bare hands, and do push-ups with a...

chicken chow mein

Quick to leave Sun’s Chinese Cuisine

November 19, 2012

Sun's Chinese Cuisine, located at 251 South B Street in downtown San Mateo, is a direct example of bad hospitality. With its rude waiters and slow pay service, we left with...

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