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Carlmont donates ‘Ready Player One’ books to at-risk teens

Carlmont donates ‘Ready Player One’ books to at-risk teens

Amelia Espinosa, Staff Writer

May 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont is accepting used copies of "Ready Player One," the 2016 school-wide summer reading book, from students.  Every English teacher has been given a book drive donation box and has collected books since April 19. The drive will last until May 13. Then, the books will be donated to organizat...

Multimedia Commission films videos to promote school spirit

Multimedia Commission films videos to promote school spirit

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Campus

The eyes of students light up as they view the most recent video made by ASB on their phones after getting a notification on social media about recent events coming up. These videos and social media posts would not have been made possible without the brains of Media Commission. Media Commission is...

‘Ready Player One’ is a look into the future

‘Ready Player One’ is a look into the future

Talia Fine, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Top News

In the sea of dystopian novels starring moody teenagers, “Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline bobs uniquely above the surface. Cline illustrates the near future through the eyes of average teenager Wade Watts, portraying a destitute world where citizens’ only salvation is an alternate reality accesse...

Students get ready for this year’s prom

Students get ready for this year’s prom

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015


Filed under Campus

The wait is finally over. This week Carlmont will have their yearly prom on Friday, May 1 at the Academy of Sciences. The dance is from 9 p.m. to 12 p.m. and is only an upperclassmen dance. Like every other year, prom is an exciting time for students. It's a count down to the end of the school...

Lady Scots ready for Cowboys

Lady Scots ready for Cowboys

Matt DeGraff, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013


Filed under Sports

The Carlmont Lady Scots travel to Salinas to face the Salinas High School Cowboys in a CCS volleyball showdown on Nov. 14. Nov. 14 will be the first and only meeting of the teams this season, with the Lady Scots going into the game knowing very little about their opponent.   This did not...

Choir gets ready for a ‘Passport To Adventure’

Choir gets ready for a ‘Passport To Adventure’

September 25, 2013


Filed under A&E

Carlmont Choir’s first performance in the 2013-2014 season, “Passport To Adventure," will feature songs ranging from Nicki Minaj to The Lord of the Rings. The annual Pops benefit performance will take place on Friday, Oct. 18th and Saturday, Oct. 19th at 7 p.m. at the Carlmont Preforming Arts Cen...

Varsity girls basketball gets ready for the season

Varsity girls basketball gets ready for the season

Arianna Bayangos, News & Opinion Editor

November 15, 2012


Filed under Sports

  The varsity girls basketball team began preparing for their games for this season. From Oct. 29 to Nov. 3, the girls tried out for the junior varsity and varsity teams. On the week of Nov. 5, the results of the tryouts were announced and practices began for both JV and varsity. Last...

Varsity volleyball ready for the tough road ahead

Varsity volleyball ready for the tough road ahead

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

October 27, 2012


Filed under Sports

With just one week of the regular season left, Carlmont varsity volleyball bites down and gets ready for their most difficult matches of the season- Burlingame, Menlto-Atherton, and the the Central Coast Section play-offs. Carlmont was able to take a breather this week as they headed to Peninsula...

JV football ready for a win

JV football ready for a win

September 14, 2012


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's junior varsity football team is off to a 2-0 start after defeating The King's Academy and Gunn High School. "Things are looking up," said Shelby Rebholtz, a sophomore on the team. Carlmont's first game against The King's Academy was a success, with a final score of 64-0. Their second...

Usain Bolt Ready For Redemption

Usain Bolt Ready For Redemption

September 1, 2011


Filed under Sports

  After a disappointing 100M, Usain Bolt has returned with a vengeance to prove to the world that he is worthy of gold.  Last Monday the world fell in shock as Usain Bolt was disqualified for a false start in the 100M, an event where he was chosen hands down to be the winner. Bolt's stats ...

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