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Second semester seniors

Second semester seniors

Brooke Buckley, Staff Writer

January 14, 2015


Filed under Campus

The second semester senior craze has begun. “It's like you don’t do anything. It’s starting to get bad, really bad,” said Michael McGill. Every year, the second semester rolls around and teachers find that their seniors are antsy to graduate. College acceptance letters are coming, and effort...

Second Harvest Food Bank fights hunger and provides for Thanksgiving

Second Harvest Food Bank fights hunger and provides for Thanksgiving

Victor Li, Staff Writer

November 24, 2014


Filed under News, Top News

Imagine your everyday classmate who goes to school and is apart of an ordinary family. What you don't know is that the father of that same classmate you see everyday lost his job and can barely provide for his family. The family has used up all their savings, maxed out all their credit cards, and...

Carlmont’s second half effort cut short

Carlmont’s second half effort cut short

Bijan Khalili, ScotCenter Sports/Columnist

October 18, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top News

Close, but not enough. Varsity football fell short to Capuchino High School in Carlmont's homecoming game, ending with a final score of 27-14. "We started out flat, and couldn't get anything going early," said defensive tackle Elie Abinader. Although Carlmont didn't win, the fans came out pumped...

Second shooting at Ford Hood in five years

Second shooting at Ford Hood in five years

Dana Benelli, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014


Filed under News

It’s happened again. Army Specialist Ivan Lopez killed three people in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, on April 2. Lopez also wounded 16 other people before shooting himself when confronted by a female military police officer. Fort Hood experienced a shooting back in 2009 that left 13 soldiers dead ...

Senior Luckenbach’s stressful second semester

Senior Luckenbach’s stressful second semester

Claire Porter, Staff Writer

January 14, 2014


Filed under Student Bios, Top News

While many seniors are enjoying this application-free semester, senior Catherine Luckenbach, majoring in Musical Theater, has her most vital part of her application to stress about. “Most seniors absolutely love knowing that they are a second semester senior because all of their college application ...

San Mateo County’s unemployment rate becomes second lowest in California

San Mateo County’s unemployment rate becomes second lowest in California

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

November 26, 2013


Filed under News

San Mateo County unemployment rates dropped to 5.1 percent, the second lowest in all of California. State data of unemployment rates released on Nov. 22 showed that unemployment rates have been dropping throughout the Bay Area. San Mateo County ranks second under Marin County in terms of lowest unemployment...

Cross country settles for second at CCS championship

Cross country settles for second at CCS championship

Alex Yang, Staff Writer

November 18, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top News

After winning seven of the last nine CCS championships, the Carlmont Mens Varsity Cross Country team placed second at Saturday’s championship meet, falling behind Bellarmine College Preparatory. “It was a tough race. We knew Bellarmine was going to be a challenge to beat from the beginning of...

Calif. minors get second chance for regrettable posts

Calif. minors get second chance for regrettable posts

September 25, 2013


Filed under News

A bill has recently been passed that will allow students in Calif. to delete embarrassing posts from social networking sites. Calif. Governor Jerry Brown signed bill SB568 into the state legislature on Sept. 23, 2013. The bill, which will take effect Jan. 2015, ensures that minors can permanently r...

Carlmont’s Got Talent Round 1, Second Day

Kat Savin, ScotCenter Video Editor

May 13, 2013


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

JV lacrosse celebrates second victory with brownies and gatorade

JV lacrosse celebrates second victory with brownies and gatorade

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

April 15, 2013


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's junior varsity lacrosse team stepped up its game and won 7-5  against Saratoga High School on Thursday, April 11, 2013. They have been having a rough season so far, having won two games and lost seven. Their losses have not destroyed their team spirit, as they continue to fight for wins. The...

Obama sworn in for second term

Obama sworn in for second term

January 21, 2013


Filed under News

[media-credit name="Glyn Lowe Photoworks" align="alignnone" width="640"][/media-credit]Hundreds of thousands gathered in Washington, D.C. to watch President Barack Obama's second inauguration, which fell on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day this year. The Presidential Inaugural Committee reported that around one million people a...

Varsity tennis player wins second place in PAL Individual Playoffs

Varsity tennis player wins second place in PAL Individual Playoffs

Arianna Bayangos, Scot Scoop News Editor

November 3, 2012


Filed under Sports

  Cori Sidell, number one ranked singles player on varsity tennis, won second place in the Peninsula Athletic League Individual Tournament from Oct 30-Nov 1. Pareesa Darafshi also played for singles and Cassidy Sobey-Mary Farmar and Tarilyn Won-Mar Burgueno played for doubles at the t...

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