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Student shows parent the way to his next class.

Back to School Night provides a connection between parents and teachers

October 16, 2018

The halls were packed with scores of confused parents who rushed to get across the school as their kids had done every day for the past few months. Yes, this was the night: Back t...

Principal Ralph Crame works to reduce student stress

Principal tries to reduce student ‘Angst’ with movie

October 8, 2018

There’s no doubt that high school is an anxious time. Almost one in three adolescents will meet the criteria of an anxiety disorder before the age of 18, according to a study fr...

A student voicing the ideas of the table group at the end of discussion.

School district asks for personal input on school curriculum

October 5, 2018

In an attempt to gain more input from the community, the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD) organized a Community Engagement event on Oct. 2. Superintendent Mary ...

School trends are not helping people

September 25, 2018

This video is about trends around school.

Students collaborate with their teammates to brainstorm the best solution for the MASC project on scratch paper issued by the administering teacher.

New summer reading activities leave the school Mars-struck

September 24, 2018

This year, Carlmont held MASC, or Martian All-School Competition, as part of Martian Week, which started Aug. 20. Instead of having students sit on the field as in previous years, all students had at least a 10-minute lesson in every class about a topic related to The Martian.

Freshmen class officers hand out the two flavors of TPumps available.

TPumps for students helps kick off the last month of school

May 13, 2018

With summer soon approaching and the school year coming to an end, Carlmont’s ASB is organizing more activities for students to take their minds off of school stress. On Ma...

The bathrooms in S hall are often dirty during the school day.

School bathrooms show uncleanliness

May 7, 2018

Throughout the school day, hundreds of kids use the bathrooms. However, some students question how clean those bathrooms are during the day. "Each day, the bathrooms are...

In many places across the country, schools have old and outdated textbooks due to lack of available funds. Eliminating school vouchers would allow for more public funding in schools.

School vouchers ignore the existing issues of public education

April 30, 2018

In the U.S., every child has the right to a public education. Tuition isn’t paid in order to attend public schools, but schools are funded by taxpayers. What else is fun...

On March 14, 2018, Carlmont students walked out of class in solidarity with gun violence victims and survivors.

Being nice to people won’t stop school shootings

April 5, 2018

What do a smile, a wave, a "hello," and an offer to be someone's partner in a group project all have in common? None of them have ever stopped a school shooting from occurring. After...

The night ended as it began. The Singing Scots perform

Carlmont Choir’s ‘American Songbook’ is a joyous success

March 25, 2018

The Performing Arts Center was packed last Friday, March 23, as audiences went to see Carlmont Choir's spring concert entitled "American Songbook." "American Songbook" covered a variety of se...

One by one, all 17 balloons were released. Untied with each passing minute, they honored the 17 lives lost.

Gun control walkout regulations are determined by school districts

March 14, 2018

Gunshots amidst heart-shaped balloons and boxes of chocolate celebrating St. Valentine’s Day plans were least expected at Stoneman Douglas High School. And yet, heard they wer...

Many sports offer high school athletes chances at being recruited, such as basketball, volleyball, and soccer.

High school athletes seek college recruitment

February 12, 2018

"I’ve been working up to this moment for my whole life." This thought goes through the minds of many high school athletes as they are going through the college recruitment...

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