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AVID students study for finals during the study night after school.

AVID students prepare for finals

December 13, 2018

The clock is ticking, and the first day of finals is getting closer and closer. On Monday, Dec. 17, the first day of finals will officially begin. Finals will end on Thursday...

Students start studying for finals and get excited for summer.

Students start preparing for the end of the year

May 18, 2018

With summer only three weeks away, students are starting to get excited about the two months that they have off. But, before that happens, students must go through something...

San Carlos City Hall houses the Council Chambers where the City Council meets.

San Carlos City Council candidates prepare for election

March 20, 2018

Three new candidates have announced their campaigns for the upcoming San Carlos City Council elections. The elections will be held in November 2018 and three seats will be open. The candidates, Adam Rak, Laura Parmer-Lohan, and Sara McDowel...

Students study and practice for their exams in many ways. Options include practice problems, tests, and reviewing past material.

Students prepare for AP test season

March 7, 2018

It's that time of year again: AP test season. Whether it be studying very day or waiting until the very last minute, all students have their own way to prepare for their AP exams. The Advanced Placement (AP) exam is ope...

Three cross country runners are shown preparing to start their daily after-school run.

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

December 4, 2017

Carlmont cross country runners are actively preparing themselves for the season to come as the track season comes ever nearer.    Despite constantly working on school work an...

Sample ballots help voters ensure that they pick the candidate that they want once they go to vote.

San Carlos voters prepare to hit the polls in school board election

October 5, 2017

San Carlos voters will hit the polls on Nov. 7 for a school board election in the San Carlos School District.   As the voting date nears, sample ballots have been sent out to r...

An ASB Spirit Commissioner adds events to the ASB calendar for next year.

ASB preps for 2017-2018

May 11, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, ASB continues to raise school spirit and begins to plan for next year's events. According to Freshman President Joe Sison, ASB is currently working on...

As AP testing approaches, students' afternoons are spent poring over months of notes to prepare.

AP students prepare for exams

April 25, 2017

As the days grow longer and warmer, thoughts of summertime fun begin to surface. Before students can embark on their vacations, though, they must slog their way through end-of-the-y...

Seniors at the 2016 prom celebrate one of their final events as Carlmont students.

Seniors prepare for their final prom

April 20, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, the final prom for Carlmont seniors approaches. For many seniors, prom will be one of their final high school dances and an opportunity ...

The SAT can be a daunting task, but students can take official PSAT events to prepare themselves.

Students take every opportunity to prepare for the SAT

March 10, 2017

The most important test you will ever take. This is how many students view the SAT, so naturally, students have been flocking to register for the practice SAT on March 25. So...

Sophomore Eli Yofin looks over an AP Psychology flyer as he thinks about his courses for next year.

Students prepare for counselor appointments

February 10, 2017

 It's the time of year when students scour the Program Planning Handbook in search of a new elective or worry about how to fit in that music class next year. Registration appoint...

School Resource Officer Brian Vogel looks over the Big Five on his computer.

Schools prepare for the worst in aftermath of shootings

October 6, 2015

Mass shootings at schools are no longer the rare occurrence they once were. They have become something that people are constantly hearing about from the media, leaving many to...

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