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Prom tickets

Questions arise over prom and mandatory school attendance

April 30, 2015

Correction: An earlier version of this story said that release time for students was 11 a.m. Prom is on a Friday this year due to the venue not being available for a Saturd...

Falling asleep on top of your homework: it happens to all of us.

10 signs that sleep deprivation has taken over your life

March 11, 2015

Sleep deprivation plagues high school students, as well as many others all over the world. With everything that needs to get done each day, who has the time for nine hours...

Senior Sabrina Miller anxiously watches her shot go in, while  sophomore Alyssa Hayes is ready for the rebound

Girls varsity basketball wins CCS game over Monta Vista

February 27, 2015

The girls varsity basketball team came out victorious in their first Central Coast Section (CCS) game on Thursday, Feb. 26, with a final score of 45-32. The varsity girls started...

Carlmont Boys Varsity wins against Half Moon Bay with a score of 3-0.

Boys varsity soccer comes out victorious over Half Moon Bay

February 11, 2015

After losing against Half Moon Bay 1-0 in the beginning of the season, the boys varsity soccer team was committed to coming out with a win on Wednesday, Feb.11. The beginning...

A HPV vaccination is administered in San Paulo, Brazil.

Shots fired over vaccination policy

February 7, 2015

In a 21st century lifestyle, vaccinations are a common form of insurance that parents buy for their children. This is all fine and dandy, until your child comes home with a...

One of the few bee traps at Carlmont

Bees take over lunch

October 26, 2014

Bees are a common lunchtime interruption for Carlmont students. Carlmont students typically spend most of their day in a classroom. On a regular day, it's 50 minutes each...

The starters huddle before the game.

Lady Scots triumph over Hillsdale Knights

October 1, 2014

In a quick three sets, the Lady Scots varsity volleyball team was quickly able to find their rhythm and dominate the Hillsdale Knights. At the beginning of the match, Carlmont...

The Scots' gym  will hold the taking of the AP exams from May 5 to May 16

AP testing looms over students

May 8, 2014

When Carlmont students arrived to school on May 5, they may have noticed a few students filing into a closed-off  Scots' gym filled with white chairs. These students were heading...

Male wearing baggy jeans.

Girls pick comfort over looks

April 3, 2014

For many girls, jeans are not the most comfortable article of clothing. Sophomore Natalie Stainton said, “I don’t think jeans are comfortable because they don’t have a l...

Netflix is taking over television

Netflix is taking over television

January 28, 2014

Entertainment is no longer just about television shows and video games. Netflix and many other on-demand online streaming medias have taken over. Although Netflix was founded in 1997, ...

Cliques can lead students to view standing out in a crowd as a negative experience.

Crazed over cliques

December 17, 2013

Competing for the most social recognition does not ensure everlasting fame. Merely the idea of standing out in a crowd can make teenagers break a sweat as they imagine themselves sud...

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