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This is the dashboard on Canvas; it is the first thing that pops up after logging in.  It shows classes, notifications, and upcoming assignments, but it doesn't show grades.

Canvas receives mixed reviews

December 12, 2017

For many students, grades are one of the most important school-related thing, and having easy access to them can be important. This year, Carlmont switched from School Loop to Ca...

¡Exploremos! is one of the many companies the language department at Carlmont is considering for the new textbooks.

Textbook piloting receives mixed reactions

December 4, 2017

Times are changing and with it the textbooks of the Carlmont world language department. After more than 10 years of using the same material, it's time for a change. According...

Jeff Yalden addresses students during the assembly.

Welcome Back Assembly evokes mixed feelings

September 15, 2017

“Who is the hardest person to get to know? Don’t say anything, just think about it,” said Jeff Yalden, the speaker at the 2017 Welcome Back Assembly. Yalden describes...

The longer class period  allows students in Spanish class to enjoy hands-on activities, such as recording videos  of conversations to review later.

Block schedule provides new opportunities

April 26, 2017

On April 26 and April 27, the Carlmont schedule will be switched to a block schedule due to standardized testing.  This change was made to allow sophomores and juniors to complete their CAA...

Girls from the third-grade girls act get hyped up for the show.

Foxtravaganza takes over the Carlmont stage

April 6, 2017

Dazzling stage lights shine, children sing in unison at the tops of their lungs, and tiny show hosts romp about on stage, getting the crowd hyped up for the next act. These...

Swim unit lasts for one quarter and is a state requirement for physical education classes. For some students, swim unit is fun and enjoyable. For others, cold weather and wet clothes make swim unit a hassle.

Students have mixed emotions about swim unit

March 30, 2017

It's that time of the year again when freshmen have to get their feet wet and get ready for the swim unit. Swim unit is one-quarter long and is part of the state requirement...

The 2016 election receives mixed reactions

December 8, 2016

Adriana Ramirez reports on the 2016 election and how it shocked many as the results were not the expected results.

Upcoming graduation brings mixed emotions

May 9, 2016

With graduation just around the corner, the juniors and underclassmen of Carlmont have mixed feeling about this year's senior class leaving.

Love me like you do was released on January 7, 2015 and has been a commercial success.

‘Love Me Like You Do’ delivers mixed messages

March 13, 2015

Ellie Goulding recently recorded a beautiful song for a not-so-beautiful movie soundtrack. "Love Me Like You Do" was released in early 2015 and was later featured in the soundtrack...

‘Uptown Funk’ receives mixed reviews

February 5, 2015

"Uptown Funk" is a very hard song to categorize. At times the song sounds like an homage to "Saturday Night Fever" and other disco hits of the eighties, while other moments are...

Senior Kalila Kirk takes a math test.

Mixed report card for new finals schedule

December 12, 2013

An onslaught of whining and cheering has stormed the Carlmont campus in reaction to the new finals schedule. Last year, after a regular school day on Monday, students took finals on Tuesday...

Scots homecoming dance

Mixed reactions for 2013 Carlmont Homecoming dance

October 24, 2013

One of the most heavily discussed topics on Carlmont’s campus this past week has been the Homecoming dance. The homecoming dance is the culmination of the annual homecoming ...

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