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Lily Gittoes leads a presentation on a DECA club event.

DECA members exceed expectations at regional competition

January 21, 2019

Many high school students lack critical skills needed for college and the real world such as management, organization, communication, and presentation skills, and in an increasingly ...

Cindy Chen, the club president, gives a presentation to the members of Hope Brigade Club in room D7.

Hope Brigade Club prepares for upcoming projects

December 1, 2018

Over 15,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year, and the Hope Brigade Club is dedicated to reaching out and helping as many of those patients as possible. Every Fr...

An example of canned foods that can be donated to the food drive.

ASB prepares to recruit driven students to donate food

November 12, 2018

With the food drive approaching, ASB is beginning to prepare to send the food donations to Second Harvest Food Bank. Any student is eligible to donate canned foods to the annual food dr...

Club president Jackie Maerina leads brainstorm about possible fundraisers.

Interact Club provides members with volunteer opportunities

November 7, 2018

For Interact Club, volunteering in the community and meeting new people go hand in hand. The club leaders encourage service work, while also emphasizing the importance of giving...

The Blood Drive applications can be turned in next to the ASB room.

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

October 5, 2018

With the annual blood drive approaching, ASB is recruiting students to donate blood. Every year, students older than 16 can register to donate blood in Carlmont's blood drive. ...

Quiz Club members prepare for competition by getting team shirts.

Quiz Club prepares for competitions

April 9, 2018

Confined to room D-27 during lunch on Fridays, Quiz Club members usually compete in small teams in attempts to become victorious over their peers. Now, they are moving out of tha...

The prom committee members discuss the possible themes for this year's Queer Prom.

The San Mateo County Pride Center prepares for Queer Prom

March 28, 2018

As prom season arrives at schools, so does the excitement for promposals and dates. However, this also means that some students might feel left out or uncomfortable with bei...

During a lockdown-barricade drill, Carlmont staff is required to lock and barricade all doors, hence the name.

Carlmont’s administration prepares for an armed intruder

March 22, 2018

School is intended to be a place where one can express their ideas, share their opinions, and discover their passions. It is a safe space. However, on a day supposedly dedicated...

Members of the Ukulele Club practice for their performance during the Heritage Fair.

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

February 10, 2018

With a range of ukuleles, drums, and guitars, the Ukulele Club harmonizes together in preparation for the Heritage Fair at Carlmont. As president, Sedona Regan, a senior, leads...

Zaina Abdelrahman, now a junior, speaks in Muslim Fellowship Club's heritage presentation from 2016.

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

December 3, 2017

In a dimly lit room, students gather around a SMART board watching a Youtube video from February of 2016 about culture and heritage. These students are part of the Muslim Fellowshi...

Members take their seats before the beginning of the meeting on at the Oct. 18 meeting.

DECA prepares students for the business world

October 25, 2017

Carlmont is one of the 3500 high schools to host the DECA program at their school. DECA's mission attracts many students to join the program and to improve the skills needed to...

Varsity football players practice lineman drills after school on May 25.

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

June 1, 2017

Carlmont football held practice on May 25 after school in the sunny weather.   The team prepares for the upcoming season early to become familiar with the new team and get...

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