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A student buys tickets for prom at lunch near the quad.

Prom grows more popular every year despite the expense

April 12, 2019

Almost 1,000 students are going to prom this year even though ticket prices continue to rise. The average price of a ticket is now $90, but there are still more students buying...

Opinion: My culture is most-likely your prom dress

March 31, 2019

Joseph Gomez chortles out another hot and spicy video on a topic that was relevant about a year ago ... CULTURAL APPROPRIATION. Everybody have a safe prom, don't smoke the Devil's...

Essential to the big event is for someone to capture the moment.

Opinion: Prom preparations are grueling but worthwhile

March 16, 2019

The new year rolls around. While you are posting about your New Year resolutions, your female peers have already started checking prom dress websites for an event four months away. ...

Jason Lloyd, a senior, is arrested for drunk driving after a drunk driving simulation.

Sober Prom becomes an eye-opener to those involved

April 27, 2018

Every 15 minutes,  someone dies from a drunk driving accident. "Sober prom came from the Every 15 Minutes program," Officer Eric Gonzales said. According to their website, the program holds events that are designed to teach teen...

Franklin Flynn, a junior, asks Chloe Stanks, a sophomore, to prom.

Prom spirit buzzes around Carlmont

April 26, 2018

Prom is just around the corner. Girls rush to stores to buy their dresses, while boys scramble to find their tuxedos. Prom has been trending on social media for the past...

Students eagerly await their turn to purchase tickets for prom in the quad.

Students find prom well worth the price

April 21, 2018

Prom season is a time many juniors and seniors look forward to, and for very valid reasons. The night consists of an amazing time at an extravagant venue with friends, dancing, ...

Jessica Cramer, a senior, calls 911 in a panic during the drunk-driving car crash simulation on April 15.

Sober Prom aims to stop drunk driving

April 19, 2018

Prom night, for many, is a night of parties — a night of fun. It is a time of elation, anticipation, and joy where high school students can let loose and enjoy themselves for...

Sober Prom shows that small choices have big consequences

April 18, 2018

Victoria Valle Remond reports on Carlmont High School's 2018 Sober Prom campaign and the impact it had on students and participants.

Carlmont's 2016 prom took place at the San Francisco Gallaria and will also be the location for 2019. This year prom will take place on April 27 at the San Francisco City Hall.

The intent of prom is lost amid excessive norms

April 6, 2018

Prom: the highlight of every typical high schooler's experience as a teenager — a night to remember forever, right? Well, our wallets will remember prom, that's for sure. Prom...

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...

Students wait in a long line  in order to buy their prom ticket

ASB sells prom tickets in the quad

April 27, 2017

Carlmont prom is on Friday, April 28, and many students are excited about the event. Tickets are being sold in the quad at lunch. This year’s prom is called “In the Deep...

As students prepare to attend prom, prom proposals become popular and students are often found carrying flowers.

Carlmont students anticipate a night to remember

April 24, 2017

Thanks to its glorification in movies and television shows, prom is often regarded as one of the most memorable experiences of a high school student. This year, the ASB dance...

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