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Spirit Week brings vibrancy to campus

Spirit Week brings vibrancy to campus

Suzanna Floersch, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


Filed under Campus

While dead week and finals approached, excitement filled the campus as students participated in Spirit Week from May 22 to 26. Monday was Scot's Day and College Day. Seniors wore their colleges' apparel which included hats, hoodies, and fun socks. Tuesday was Twin Day, and friends had fun coming to...

ASB enhances school spirit

ASB enhances school spirit

Thomas Leme, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017


Filed under Campus

During lunchtime, the quad erupts in cheers. The cause of these cheers is often the latest activity that the ASB spirit commission organized. This commission creates activities for other students to participate in and spreads spirit throughout the school. Spirit commissioner and sophomore Theo Korolev...

ASB strives for inclusivity in spirit events

ASB strives for inclusivity in spirit events

Sarah Cheung, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Features

The typical student recognizes the sound of the cheerleading team at sports games and sees the frantic dash to buy tickets for homecoming. But do these prove the existence of school spirit, or are they merely stereotypical phases done at certain times each year? At Carlmont High School, ASB coord...

Screamin’ Scots’ spirit continues in the new year

Screamin’ Scots’ spirit continues in the new year

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Screamin’ Scots are back. During lunch on Jan. 18, the Screamin’ Scots held a meeting to bring back Carmont’s spirited atmosphere. Approximately 60 students from all grades attended the meeting held in the ASB room. ASB spirit commission supervisor Sophie Clark, a senior, led the meeting alon...

Holiday grams bring seasonal spirit

Holiday grams bring seasonal spirit

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

December 4, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

The beginning of December means warmer jackets come out, holiday decorations go up, and an infectious spirit of giving spreads throughout communities. For Carlmont, it means holiday grams. From Nov. 30 to Dec. 9, the class of 2018's elected student body officers sell holiday grams for students t...

Halloween spirit creeps into costume contest

Halloween spirit creeps into costume contest

Celine Yang, Scot Scoop Editor

November 2, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

It was the ultimate face-off. The contestants had given all they had, but it was down to Dora the Explorer and Suicide Squad. Here came the final moment -- the audience would decide who would be the winner of the Halloween costume contest. MC Sophie Clark stood in between the contestants, ready to...

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under Campus

Donating food can mean the world to someone in need. From Nov. 1 to Nov. 18, students can donate to Second Harvest Food Bank by bringing canned food or non-perishables to their second-period classroom. The class with the most donations will not only help their community but will also be rewarded...

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Izzy Mitchell, Estella Lippi, Anya Meredith, and Sophie Penn

May 31, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

Celebration Assembly brings back bedtime stories 1 ASB's Celebration Assembly art inspired by students' childhood stories 1 Scot Center takes a look at Spirit Week finale of 2016 1 Scot Center: Celebration Assembly is an improvement 1  ...

Spirit week ends school year on a high note

Spirit week ends school year on a high note

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

May 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

As students walk into Carlmont during the week of May 16 through 20, many are dressed in outfits that would normally stand out in a crowd. However, these goofy or crazy outfits are the norm during Carlmont spirit weeks. With themes such as socks and sandals, wacky day, and pajama day, Carlmont's end...

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Kian Karamdashti, Reporter

February 28, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Kian Karamdashti covers the 2016 Heritage Fair celebrations run by Carlmont ASB.

Carlmont shares opinions on the holiday spirit

Carlmont shares opinions on the holiday spirit

Leea Ivanel, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015


Filed under Campus

With winter break approaching, the "holiday spirit" can be felt booming all around. But what exactly is the holiday spirit? Is it just Santa Clause hats and peppermint coffee? As it turns out, the holiday spirit means a wide variety of things depending on who is asked. Freshman Gianna Lippi...

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