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An illustration features Alice Muir's Instagram art account.

Social media gives new opportunities to aspiring artists

February 14, 2019

Social media has increased its popularity with teens and is now being used to broadcast their artistic talents. According to a 2018 study by the Pew Research Center, 95 percent...

A Stanford Splash student listens to a lecture about schizophrenia and psychosis.

Stanford Splash takes students beyond traditional school curriculum

December 7, 2018

Purple-colored schedules flutter in students' hands as they rush to class, relying on paper signs to find their way around the Stanford campus. This is no ordinary day, however....

Student gymnast flips training hours into new opportunities

October 31, 2018

Carlmont student Ekaterina Mcleod, a junior, faces the pressures and expectations of not only high school, but gymnastics as well. Her seven hours plus of earning an education M...

Students attending the Teen Job and Volunteer Fair are learning more details about possible summer internships and jobs.

Teen Job and Volunteer Fair allows students to find job opportunities

April 29, 2018

Adults have jobs and make money so they can live and provide for future children, who don't really work and get jobs. Teens, in between kid and adult, are encouraged to find j...

CSF club members discuss the current application process during one of the club meetings that are usually held in C13 every other Wednesday.

CSF Club provides scholarship and volunteer opportunities

March 8, 2018

California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is an honors society that strives to recognize students with high academic achievements. Students created CSF Club in order to provide others ...

Club members hold discussions at their latest meeting, which was about a Secret Santa exchange within the club.

Gender and Sexuality Alliance Club offers students a spectrum of opportunities

December 7, 2017

The Gender and Sexuality (GSA) Club aims to provide a safe space for LGBTQ+ teens and their allies. The GSA Club is a place where students can go to learn more about issues i...

Reading time! A Brave New World, the book being read by Biotech Institute's English 2 class next to Othello, the book being read by Carlmont's normal English 2 class.

Biotech Institute creates opportunities for science-loving students

November 6, 2017

For any student that loves science classes, science clubs, science lectures, or just science in general, the BTI pathway may be the way to go. Starting in sophomore year and ending...

This is a statement from an unknown source about the great times at the rink before it closed.

Bridgepointe ice rink reopening provides new opportunities

October 16, 2017

It's finally back! On Sept. 18, the Bridgepointe committee fight for the reopening of their ice rink had prevailed. The Redwood city ice rink, run by the Nazareth ice oasis...

Many jobs were available for teens at the Belmont Library's Jobs Fair.

Belmont Library’s Jobs Fair gives students new opportunities

May 5, 2017

It’s a bright spring day. The air smells of paper, laminated posters, and freshly wiped down tables. People pass through the library entrance and wait for the double doors to...

Nikki Wong takes a look at her Key Club membership card that she received at the latest meeting.

Key Club holds opportunities to give back

February 23, 2017

Carlmont offers a wide variety of different clubs and activities that students can participate in, from whether it be gaming or learning about different cultures. Key Club,...

ASB promotes the testing book drive around campus.

Testing book drive provides financial aid

February 6, 2017

High school students are often encouraged to take great measures in preparing for standardized tests, such as the SAT, ACT, and AP exams. Unfortunately, the costs add up. Say a se...

English teacher Kristen Fewins welcomes senior Hana Wong into the new tutoring center during zero period.

Zero period tutoring center provides new opportunities for students

October 18, 2016

With the new late start schedule, many Carlmont students have the opportunity to get extra sleep, eat a bigger breakfast, and take their time in the morning. The new schedul...

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