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Spring concert showcases incredible talent

Spring concert showcases incredible talent

Sophia Wolczko, Staff Writer

May 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Viewers have one last chance to “hear some of the finest musicians in the area at the high school age,” according to music teacher John DaBaldo. At 7 pm on May 17, 18, and 19, Carlmont’s Instrumental Music Program is putting on its annual Spring Concert Series. Each night is entirely unique: St...

Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life

Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life

Sophia Wolczko, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

The barista looks up, smiles, and hands a cup of steaming coffee across the counter. The fragrance is pleasant and the warmth is comforting. Each small sip brings a burst of flavor and a mind-opening energy boost. The room is lively and bright, the coffee is good, and the day is just beginning. T...

Dancers begin preparation for the spring show

Dancers begin preparation for the spring show

Nikka Gribanovsky, Staff Writer

April 22, 2017


Filed under Campus

After school rehearsals for this year’s spring dance show began on April 17. The upcoming performance will take place in early May and requires four months of preparation from the intermediate and advanced dance programs. “I’m excited about the show because it’s my senior year, so it’ll be my las...

Spring events excite students

Spring events excite students

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the weather gets warmer and the end of school is nearing, more activities are being planned by ASB. With events like Gender Equality Week and Mini Madness over, Carlmont is already getting ready for fun end-of-year events. One event, in particular, that is coming up in the spring is prom,...

Spring musical ends with positive attitudes

Spring musical ends with positive attitudes

Sarah Cheung, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont spring musical, “Anything Goes,” held its opening night on Feb. 9 and ended with its last showing on Feb.12. Directed by Stephanie Maysonave and produced by Genevieve Tep, the musical gave Carlmont students of all grades the opportunity to display their love of performing to their...

Auditions for the spring play kick off in high spirits

Auditions for the spring play kick off in high spirits

Amelia Espinosa, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017


Filed under Campus

On Jan. 30, auditions for the Carlmont spring play, “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder, were held in the studio theater. The actors walked in one at a time and performed their monologues in front of the director, who took notes and watched. Julia Clark, a junior, said, “[I think I did] pretty w...

Boys volleyball leaves Aragon’s court with a loss

Boys volleyball leaves Aragon’s court with a loss

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016


Filed under Sports

On March 24, the Dons defeated Scots in a close four-set game. Every match was a hard fight by every player on both sides of the net. On the sidelines, posters were waved and cheers echoed from the gym walls, but the Scots couldn't get their heads in the game and were unable to pull out a win on...

Driven students make spring play possible

Driven students make spring play possible

Alexandra Stein, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016


Filed under Campus

Student-written and student-directed, with the drama department providing costumes and parents painting sets, this year's spring play is a community effort. This year's spring play, "Beyond the Pages," is in full swing of rehearsals in preparation for performance. The spring play is unique compared...

Carlmont students have big plans for Spring break

Carlmont students have big plans for Spring break

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under Campus

As Spring break approaches students plan to take advantage of their time off in many different ways. Whether it’s visiting colleges, spending time with family and friends, or taking an exotic vacation Carlmont students will not let their spring break go to waste. As the May 1st deadline to decide...

Students eagerly await spring break

Students eagerly await spring break

Alyssa Fagel, Editor

April 11, 2014


Filed under Campus

With spring break less than 24 hours away, Carlmont students have expressed their eagerness for their last real “break” before summer vacation. Something that has made this spring break more desirable this year than in past years for students remaining in the Bay Area is the warm weather in loca...

Spring 2014 brings back pastels

Spring 2014 brings back pastels

Angela Perez de Tagle, Staff Writer

March 16, 2014


Filed under A&E

Bring out the shorts, skirts, and dresses. Warm weather has made its way back to Carlmont. The spring season for fashion kicks off with sunny skies and bright colors. Time to put away darker shades of gray, blue, and black, and flaunt florals and pastels. “I don’t wear a lot of floral, but I like being...

Spring athletes discuss upcoming season

Spring athletes discuss upcoming season

Julia Kranzler, Staff Writer

February 21, 2014


Filed under Campus

As the spring sports season rolls in, athletes share their aspirations and possible obstacles they might encounter. This spring's sports roster includes boys and girls lacrosse, badminton, baseball, boys tennis, girls softball, golf, track and field, and swimming. Varsity boys lacrosse player Eric...

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