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The counselors see many students each day to talk about anything they need.

Counselors help Carlmont students choose their path

April 18, 2019

With the end of the school year fast approaching, counselors are finishing up their appointments with students regarding class options for next year. Counselors meet with around five to seven students per day for their appointments which can last up to 20 to ...

Kyle Dimick, a senior, and Griffin Soelberg, a junior, lead students through cheers.

Screamin’ Scots meeting brings out school spirit

January 22, 2019

The recent Screamin' Scots meeting on Jan. 17 promoted school spirit amongst Carlmont students. The event took place during lunch and was originally planned to be on Jan. 16....

Freshmen learned about the opportunities that they can get during an AVID informational meeting that was held in C14.

AVID Club hosts an informational meeting for freshmen

April 5, 2018

Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID) is a non-profit organization that was founded to help AVID students overcome obstacles and achieve success. Carlmont High School is...


‘Spectrum Talks’ meeting discusses how to be a good ally to the LGBT community

March 13, 2018

The LGBT community has faced a lot of controversy in years past, but there is an increasing number of people who want to be LGBT allies (straight or cisgendered supporters of...

Sophomore class president Joe Sison and vice president Rachel Amir Chatman explain the Mini Madness Tournament happening in March.

Sophomore class meeting builds excitement for second semester

January 23, 2018

Tenth-grade students gathered in the ASB room on Jan. 19 while class officers Joe Sison and Rachel Amir Chatman explained the activities planned for the second semester. While ...

Mid-Winter Break was added to the Sequoia Union High School District schedule this year in place of Presidents' Weekend.

Sequoia District Teachers Association extends Presidents’ Weekend

January 21, 2018

It is a well-known fact that everyone needs a break now and then, whether it's taking time off from a sport, work, or in this case, school. As some may have noticed, the traditional...

Words have an indispensable role in our society, especially when it comes to protesting. However, we need to put more focus on constructive action instead of further divisiveness.

Support a cause with more than just a tweet

September 30, 2017

“I think climate change is a problem.” Cue a sea of heads nodding and a chorus of agreements. Replace that statement with another liberal-sounding claim and, chances are, many p...

Jim Kelly gets the attention of students attending the ASB commissioner meeting on Feb. 27.

ASB welcomes new students

February 28, 2017

"Spirit in, spirit out, spirit up." This slogan is used to motivate students who are interested in participating in ASB. As the 2016-2017 school year comes to an end, many current...

Poker Club members playing on their first meeting.

Poker Club bets it all on its first meeting

March 24, 2014

“I wanted to give good reason to play poker at school.” This is junior and Club President Miles Quinn’s motivation for co-founding Poker Club with junior and Vice Presiden...

Jerry Hill speaks in JSA meeting

October 18, 2013

The Carlmont Junior State of America (JSA) hosted Jerry Hill, California State Senator, on Oct. 16 to speak to students about how the world of politics presents an effective r...

Freshmen attend their first class meeting of the year

Freshmen hold its first class meeting

October 5, 2011

This year’s freshman class held its first class meeting in room A14 during lunch this Wednesday. Many freshmen students piled inside room A14 to voice their opinions and liste...

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