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Ralph Crame prepares to be Carlmont’s new principal

Ralph Crame prepares to be Carlmont’s new principal

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 12, 2015

Although Ralph Crame will not officially be Carlmont's new principal until July 1, he has been getting ready to take on the role and say goodbye to Lisa Gleaton, who will be stepping down as Carlmont's principal. Crame considers his time at Carlmont a part of the preparations that led him to this...

Carlmont reacts to new principal

Carlmont reacts to new principal

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 18, 2015

Carlmont's new principal has finally been announced. Ralph Crame, Carlmont's former instructional vice principal, was announced as Carlmont's new principal this week after Lisa Gleaton stepped down to restart as a teacher, which will allow her to spend more time with her husband during his fight against canc...

Brian Ellis is a nerdy teacher with a different approach

Brian Ellis is a nerdy teacher with a different approach

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015

Brian Ellis, the physics and computer science teacher, is deeply passionate about science and nerdy things. "During my free time, I walk my dog, play soccer, play strategy computer games and board games with my friends, and do all nerdy things," said Ellis. However, something uncommon about Ellis...

Crisis counselor Shelley Bustmante works to help students

Crisis counselor Shelley Bustmante works to help students

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 24, 2015

For many students, high school can present difficulties. Shelley Bustamante, Carlmont's crisis counselor and SOS coordinator, helps with these students' various problems, from things like school anxiety and friend troubles to sexual assault cases. Bustamante said, "Every day is different. Most of...

Andy Ramroth is a nerdy, sporty, lovey math teacher

Andy Ramroth is a nerdy, sporty, lovey math teacher

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 13, 2015

If there's someone who has all they want, that person might be Andy Ramroth, a geometry and AP Calculus BC teacher. He loves what he does, he helps others, and is happy with his life. Ramroth said, "I love being a teacher. It is the best job in the world, except for food testers and the people who...

Plant manager Harris lives life with music and God

Plant manager Harris lives life with music and God

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

January 27, 2015

Jerome Harris is Carlmont's plant manager, whose job is to oversee the campus and manage the custodians. Harris said, "My job is one that changes from day to day, but I think my greatest appreciation of being the plant manager has been seeing over the last 19 years how the whole campus has changed...

Music teacher becomes proud father

Music teacher becomes proud father

Sophie Haddad, Multimedia Editor

September 30, 2014

On Sept. 11, Edward Smart's wife gave birth to a baby girl. Smart has been teaching instrumental music at Carlmont for the past couple years, ever since the program expanded enough to necessitate an additional teacher.  Last year, he temporarily took over full responsibility of the program when the...

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