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Junior Catherine Dahlberg attempts to shoot a basket for the junior team during one of the many games played in Mini Madness.

Mini Madness ends in a senior victory

March 27, 2019

With the month of March coming to end, ASB holds their annual Mini Madness basketball tournament in order to bring the spirit of March Madness to Carlmont and provide all studen...

Student Absenteeism bigger than you think

Dantony Lewis, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Missing one day of school may seem harmless, but it can have massive consequences. Chronic absenteeism: missing more than ten% of school days. “Missing one day of school is hard to recover from and sometimes can’t even be recovered,” said Carlmont High School sophomore Rohan Mantena. Students that miss school struggle to recover from the missed lessons or tests they have to make up out of class. Even if ...

People with Attention Deficient/Hyperactivity Disorder often have trouble  paying attention in class.

Living with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

January 30, 2019

We’ve all had one of those days. You roll out of bed and head to school. Suddenly, you realize that you completely forgot to finish your math homework. You scramble to co...

BELMONT, CA - JAN. 8: Central Elementary School in Belmont, Calif., remains quiet, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, one day after Belmont police responded to the shooting death of a 17-year-old Redwood City boy in the school's parking lot. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)

News Brief: Carlmont student found dead at Central Elementary

January 9, 2019

Mohammad Othman, a Carlmont senior and varsity football player, was found shot dead in a parking lot at Central Elementary School on the evening of Jan. 7, 2019. The Belmont...

Students need to ask themselves hard questions when it comes to concussions.

Student athletes need to ask themselves the hard questions with concussions

December 19, 2018

The stage has been set. The shine of the floodlights drapes your surroundings as you and your teammates walk through the field. The smell of grilled burgers and hot dogs hit your...

Principal Ralph Crame and Administrative Vice Prinicipal Grant Steunenberg discuss the Bark program and its effects on the school.

District implements new system to monitor online student activity

November 6, 2018

Technology has become increasingly more significant in student lives over the past decade or so. As a result, Carlmont provides Chromebooks as well as Wi-Fi to students on campus....

Student gymnast flips training hours into new opportunities

October 31, 2018

Carlmont student Ekaterina Mcleod, a junior, faces the pressures and expectations of not only high school, but gymnastics as well. Her seven hours plus of earning an education M...

Carlmont cheer shows off one of their new stunts in the homecoming assembly.

Students ‘ride the tide’ of school spirit

October 29, 2018

As tropical decor lined the walls and a sense of Carlmont spirit filled the air, students packed the bleachers of the Terry Stogner gym on Oct. 25 for the annual homecoming assembly. From...

Madison Palarca-Wong, a senior, calmly watches a blood technician draw her blood.

Blood drive draws student interest

October 21, 2018

Instead of going to their classes on Thursday, 89 students signed up to give blood. ASB’s Do Something commission sets up two blood drives each school year, collecting aroun...

The counselors and other staff discuss their research in a meeting of the mental health collaboration team.

Carlmont’s administration works to combat stress and anxiety

October 18, 2018

It is no secret that both stress and anxiety can take a toll on students, especially in high school. Principal Ralph Crame, as well as the rest of the administration, wants...

Evan Ajuria, a sophomore, presents his display of photos to buyers.

Evan Ajuria becomes the youngest to sell at the Art and Wine Festival

October 13, 2018

At an art show, one wouldn't expect to find a teenager selling their artwork, but a sophomore from Carlmont has strived to break that stereotype. The annual Art and Wine Festival, held in Sa...

Clubs Fair has a calling for every student

October 1, 2018

Victoria Valle Remond reports on the 2018 Clubs Fair and how it helps Carlmont students get involved.

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