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On top of the school gym, the name “Carlmont” alongside its mascot, the Scot, reminds students of the community they belong to. Sophomore Nicole Turk says, “To me, a school community is the camaraderie between all the students and faculty at Carlmont while we live in the moment.”

ASB strives for inclusivity in spirit events

February 8, 2017

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...

ASB spirit supervisor and senior, Sophie Clark gets students excited for second semester at Carlmont.

Screamin’ Scots’ spirit continues in the new year

January 19, 2017

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 commiss...

Emma Vanoncini, a junior, writes a handwritten note on a holiday gram for her friend.

Holiday grams bring seasonal spirit

December 4, 2016

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...

Sophomore Travis Mathers and junior Spencer Stancil, dressed up as the Joker and Harley Quinn of the Suicide Squad, put on their best impersonations in the final round.

Halloween spirit creeps into costume contest

November 2, 2016

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 woul...

From Nov. 1 to Nov. 18, students can bring canned foods and non-perishables to their second-period classes to donate to those in need.

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

November 1, 2016

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...

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

May 31, 2016

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 ...

Spirit week ends school year on a high note

May 22, 2016

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...

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

February 28, 2016

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

Christmas lawn decorations are a common way to show

Carlmont shares opinions on the holiday spirit

December 16, 2015

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...

Spirit of Homecoming extends past students

October 25, 2015

Elena Mateus covers faculty involvement during Homecoming week at Carlmont high school.

Informational signs on spirit week could be found posted around campus.

Spirit week comes across as simple but fun

April 14, 2015

With spring break in a week, students are trying to survive as long as they can. "We have had three day weekends, but we haven't had a long break since the end of the first...

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