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Freshmen, Isabella Peterson (left), and Tori Balsam-Ashling (right), laugh about an old song that was being played.

All are welcome at Playlist Club

November 8, 2018

The Playlist Club is a way for students to bond over new and old music alike. Newly founded, the club is open to all who want to share music, relax, and meet new people. Supporting...

Carlmont circles up during a timeout called by the Dons.

Girls varsity volleyball wins first league game

September 7, 2018

Four thrilling matches were all it took for the Carlmont girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win over Aragon High School. The first match got off to a great start for the ...

Seniors who signed to college sports teams take a picture during the signing ceremony.

Seniors sign to play college sports

June 4, 2018

On Wed. May 23, Carlmont seniors publicly committed to playing on a college sports team during a signing ceremony. Parents, friends, and fellow teammates gathered in the Stogner...

5-year-old Zachary Finlay paints an orange and green fish for the playground.

‘Art at Play’ helps to beautify the Belmont community

May 10, 2018

A scene of children playing a the playground would not be complete without the bright colors of the play structure. In an effort to help add more color to playgrounds, Art at Play is coming to help make the Belameda Park brighter. Art at Play is dedicated to helping beautify B...

Student directors Jasmine Zang and Tessa Bagby, both seniors, sit back and watch their production.

Student directed ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ hits the stage

April 20, 2018

Laughter filled the studio theater Thursday night as the audience was treated to a performance of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” directed by Carlmont seniors Te...

Anton Cargonja blocks a spike against the Dons.

Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

April 20, 2018

Although the season is coming close to the end for boys' volleyball, the players refuse to hang up their jerseys. On April 19, the Scots dominated the court against the Aragon...

At the children's kabuki theater in nagahama, performers allure audiences with bright costumes. Traditionally, kabuki is performed only by men but as it gets more international and modern women have occasionally come in as parts too.

Kabuki play honors Japanese culture

April 19, 2018

The bright, intricate costumes. The sound of the banjo-like shamisen. The audience cheering. These are all important aspects of kabuki. Kabuki is a Japanese performing art, c...

Salma Sebt, a junior, played Emily in the Spring Play, “Our Town,” by Thornton Wilder. She said, “The viewpoints that people have on life are different and there’s certain parts of life that we can’t go back on because, well, the past has happened and life just goes on.

Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life

April 24, 2017

The barista looks up, smiles, and hands a cup of steaming coffee across the counter. The fragrance is pleasant and the warmth is comforting. Each small sip brings a burst of fla...

Many students spend a lot of their free time involved in a sport. Although Carlmont has different sports happening all year long, the students still need time to focus on their academics.

Athletes are stigmatized based on the sport they play

February 20, 2017

A common stereotype circling around the athletic community is the dumb jock. A dumb jock is a person exactly as their name makes them seem, someone who is less intelligent ...

The characters working at the diner face daily harangues from their tyrannical boss, Jared, played by senior Sergiy Holmer.

‘The Diner on Washington Street’ proves the capabilities of students

April 24, 2016

"Basically what I'm saying with this play is, 'Listen. Stop latching on to ideas, because ideas only get you so far, and some of them are just plain lies. Live in the real world....

Students rehearse and become familiar with their roles for the spring play

Driven students make spring play possible

February 28, 2016

Student-written and student-directed, with the drama department providing costumes and parents painting sets, this year's spring play is a community effort. This year's spring...

Junior Spencer Enriquez battles senior Mia Hogan in Tug of War as their teammates from Filipino Club and Varsity Volleyball cheer them on in round two of Carlmont Cup.

Filipino Club and Varsity Volleyball play a spirited Carlmont Cup

October 1, 2015

Varsity Volleyball and Filipino Club showed their spirit in an intense showdown during round two of Carlmont Cup. Before the match had even begun, Varsity Volleyball and Filipino...

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