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Carlmont’s freshman class gathers in the ASB room during lunch to discuss upcoming spirit events and new opportunities for student involvement.

ASB sparks freshman spirit

September 27, 2018

From football games to dances, the new freshman class has yet to experience the essence of Carlmont’s student spirit. In the hopes of engaging new students, ASB held a freshman class...

Student directors Jasmine Zang and Tessa Bagby, both seniors, sit back and watch their production.

Student directed ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ hits the stage

April 20, 2018

Laughter filled the studio theater Thursday night as the audience was treated to a performance of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” directed by Carlmont seniors Te...

Elias Wilson believes that success comes through working hard, not necessarily taking the hardest classes or getting the best grades. His ACT score has opened up many opportunities for him.

Elias Wilson aces the ACT

April 19, 2018

0.136 percent of students who take the American College Testing (ACT)  ace the test with a full score of 36, according to, a site that gives statistics and pe...

Oil paintings from the Studio Art class are displayed on tables along the front of F22 during Open House.

Carlmont Art Show showcases student accomplishment

March 18, 2018

Tucked away in the corner of the Carlmont campus lies the Visual Arts Program's largest annual event — the Art Show. From March 15-16, the Visual Arts department hosted this...

Many students choose to spend time outside with friends instead of in a club at lunch.

Carlmont clubs rely on student commitment

March 17, 2018

Clubs are supposed to be organized and consistent meetings throughout the school year, but recently, students are losing their desire to partake in them. Clubs are largely based...

The week long Mid-Winter Break interferes with the many clubs that take place during that week.

Mid-Winter Break conflicts with student clubs

March 6, 2018

Mid-winter break is a time of relief for some Carlmont students, but others face the stress of planning their club's schedule to accommodate the break from school. With many...

Instead of having a week to completely relax, some student athletes had both practices and games for their school sport during Mid-Winter Break.

Carlmont student athletes keep working while on break

March 3, 2018

Students woke up excited on Friday, Feb. 16 knowing that it would be their last early morning wake up for a week because that was the final school day before Mid-Winter Break. ...

John Griesbach, a sophomore, helps a customer at ACE Hardware, the store he works at.

Students struggle for a work-life balance

February 28, 2018

A student ends the school day and rushes to work.  He leaves work 4 hours later and rushes home, beginning his homework. At 2 a.m., he finally finishes his day. As stress ...

The protagonist of the musical, Robbie Hart (Colin Mastalir), sings his heart out after a rough breakup.

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

February 11, 2018

After months of hard work and preparation, "The Wedding Singer" has finally arrived at the Carlmont Performing Arts Center (PAC). This is the fourth Carlmont musical directed...

Subway sandwiches have been stacked alongside salads and condiments in the Student Union since Jan. 16.

Scots chomp into newly added Subway sandwiches at the Student Union

January 28, 2018

Sliced multigrain bread, layers of turkey, a line-up of tomatoes, and a smattering of mustard - these are just some of the typical ingredients in the sandwiches that now decorat...

Téa Pusey and Hunter Crawford-Shelmadine, two seniors, scratch black paint off of their plates in Ceramics Club.

Club commitments vary by student

November 8, 2017

Once the school day is about halfway through, Carlmont students get to take a 45-minute break from their classes. Lunch is a time for students to unwind. Whether that entails...

Kristin Ma, a senior and member of Carlmont's Biotechnology Institute, presents her project at the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research conference.

Student receives ‘out of this world’ experience through Biotechnology Institute connections

November 5, 2017

Although school may be tedious for some, other students are able to find opportunities beyond their classroom environments through school-wide organizations. Kristin Ma, a senior and member of Carlmont...

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