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Teens feel pressured to enter into relationships in their high school years.

Opinion: High school relationships are not what they seem

September 6, 2019

As teenagers transition into their high school years, they are faced with the overwhelming pressure to date someone based on societal expectations. Books and movies portray a mess...

People write letters for the roses they are going to send.

Rose sales bring a little more love to Carlmont

February 20, 2019

Roses are red, violets are blue, a Valentine’s gift is long overdue. The rose sale is an annual event at Carlmont that takes place during the two weeks leading up to Valent...

Spreading the love on Valentine’s Day

February 15, 2019

Rachel Hunter reports a video about the hearts hanging in the school hallways on Valentine's Day.

ASB’s recognition committee works together to make Carlmont’s annual Valentine’s Day personalized heart decorations.

ASB prepares the love for Valentine’s Day

February 5, 2019

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, a sense of love fills the Carlmont halls and ASB becomes hard at work in order to create the annual, personalized heart decorations....

Students have mixed opinions about Valentine's Day, ranging from feeling that it's become commercialized to a day to celebrate love.

Valentine’s Day spreads mixed feelings

February 14, 2018

It's Feb. 14. Heart-shaped chocolates go out of stock in all of the grocery stores, red roses show up almost everywhere, and Hallmark makes a fortune off of their card sales...

Roses are the classic red color and will be delivered to students during their third period class.

Annual rose sale spreads love throughout the halls

February 6, 2018

Paper hearts and bouquets of roses fill every store in anticipation of Valentine’s Day. Students can show their appreciation and buy roses for their friends, teachers, and significant others. ...

Valentine rose sale spreads love on campus

February 15, 2017

Estella Lippi reports on the rose sale and the impact it has on students

Even today, interracial relationships are still met with obstacles that people faced in the past.

Interracial relationships still face scrutiny

January 31, 2017

Laws prohibiting interracial relationships are history, and although interracial relationships have come a long way, many continue to face barriers. Though people today are...

Scots walk out to spread love

November 15, 2016

Sophie Penn reports on the peaceful rally held during fifth period at Carlmont.

‘Love Trumps Hate’ at walk-out rally

November 14, 2016

Students flooded out of classrooms and down flights of stairs. Approximately 300 students gathered around the girl in the rainbow cape. "My body, my choice!" yelled the girls. "Her...

Welcome Back assembly teaches students to choose love

September 27, 2016

Houston Kraft came to Carlmont to speak about kindness at the annual Welcome Back assembly.

Sophomore Kayla Gustafson and senior Alyssa Fine pose for a photograph to celebrate Kind Week.

Kind Week spreads love and acceptance

September 19, 2016

As students pass by one another throughout the school day, some keep their heads down, avoiding conversation at all costs. Other students offer friendly smiles and small talk. Althoug...

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