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Sam Holbrook, a junior, races at the third PAL meet of the season.

Carlmont cross country finishes high in 2017-2018 season

November 8, 2017

Another year, another exceptional season for Carlmont High School cross country. Carlmont High School cross country was in for a great season, and it was noticeable even during...

Carlmont sophomores Jordan Lin, Kyle Wilkinson, and Varun Suklikar simulate earthquake protocol.

San Carlos School District participates in California ShakeOut

November 1, 2017

Hundreds of San Carlos students dropped, covered, and waited as they participated in California’s Great ShakeOut earthquake drill on Oct. 19 in The Great California ShakeOut. ...

Members of BSU attended the Belmont City Council last year, receiving a proclamation for Black History Month from the members of City Council.

BSU highlights need for representation in high school

October 22, 2017

Black Student Union (BSU) believes that representation is key to a vibrant and diverse high school experience. BSU is a club focused on African-American culture, heritage, and...

Lizzy Hall, a junior, gives blood at the Blood Drive.

Carlmont Blood Drive joins forces with Stanford Blood Center

October 21, 2017

One pint. That's all it takes to save three lives. On Oct. 19, Carlmont along with Stanford Blood Center held the Blood Drive in the Student Union. “Every two seconds, s...

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...

Twelfth-graders Jade Sebti and Sarah Tocatlian listen while other Sojourn members introduce themselves.

Sojourn to the Past starts fundraising

September 26, 2017

As September comes to a close, Sojourn to the Past has begun to take its first steps. As part of Sojourn to the Past program, students spend a week in February visiting important...

Cars turn onto Dartmouth Avenue, the street where the campus of Mariposa will be. Many are concerned about traffic, but schedules will be staggered to avoid this issue.

Mariposa Upper Elementary School opening delayed

September 9, 2017

New school year, new school. This was what half of the fourth and fifth-graders from San Carlos were thinking for this new school year. However, this became untrue just as it was ...

This diagram shows the several scary effects that prolonged sleep deprivation can have on individuals.

Choosing school over health should not be glorified

June 8, 2017

"I got five hours of sleep last night." "Well, I got only three because I had a math test." "Guys, I didn't even get that much sleep combined in this past week. Y'all are...

Sandpiper Elementary School is attempting to expand their campus in order to try to accommodate the influx of people enrolling at their school.

Sandpiper Elementary School plans to expand

May 25, 2017

In late May, a proposal is set to come before city officials to discuss the expansion of Sandpiper Elementary School in Redwood Shores. The plan would increase the size of the...

Waterdog Tavern in the Carlmont shopping center employs many 
Carlmont students as hosts, bussers, and servers both over the summer and during the school year.

As the school year wraps up, students search for summer jobs

May 19, 2017

For most students, the end of the school year means 2 1/2 months of time off and relaxation; for some students, however, the work never stops. Students who work during the summer earn...

A senior’s reflection on high school

May 12, 2017

Ryan Geronimo reports on the senior class and its final thoughts before exiting high school.

Elyse Geimer, a senior, watches a recent video about the upcoming event

Multimedia Commission films videos to promote school spirit

April 3, 2017

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...

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