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Students with heavy course loads feel pressured to stay on top of their assignments.

College is hitting students harder, earlier

February 3, 2016

It’s three in the morning.  Sophomore Jade Sebti wakes with a start.  She rubs her bleary eyes to find her bed covered in chemistry notes and flashcards.   She panics, w...

Freshman Keanu Dono pours over his history textbook.

Using stress to your advantage

March 20, 2015

After coming home from school tired and exhausted, you cram in hours and hours of homework, with no time to relax. Your responsibilities seem overwhelming, but your persistence...

Teachers and students discuss the curriculum of potential course choices.

Assignment overload results in student stress

January 23, 2015

To the average Carlmont student, the stress that comes with having too much homework is a normal part of life. Whether it is because the of the six tests on Friday, a project that hasn’t been started, or too much homework to fit into one d...

Reducing stress through small acts of kindness

Reducing stress through small acts of kindness

September 1, 2014

The life of a high school student is a stressful one. With countless amounts of homework and tests, extracurricular activities, and college applications, there is hardly ever time...

The stress behind the dance show

The stress behind the dance show

May 8, 2014

Vine- Dance Show

AP practice books used to study for the AP Biology, and AP English test

AP test stress

May 10, 2013

For the past week, all AP students have been under maximum stress levels, and with summer beginning to feel so close,  studying for the ever important AP tests feels almos...

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