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Personal accomplishments and satisfaction define Robotics Club’s success

Personal accomplishments and satisfaction define Robotics Club’s success

Annika Barsy, Staff Writer

April 14, 2019


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont Robotics Club concluded their competition season with pride and high hopes for their future. The Robotics Team, 199 Deep Blue Robotics, has spent hours upon hours designing, building, and controlling their robot over the course of this school year. When only given six weeks to design...

Neglectful teaching threatens the success of youth

Neglectful teaching threatens the success of youth

Shayna Yurovitsky, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019


Filed under Features

For a student to be genuinely passionate about a subject in school is a rare and beautiful thing which is often impacted by teachers.  Getting a teacher that can connect well with students while effectively educating can be a blessing in an otherwise stress-filled school day. Being able to seek ...

Varsity Volleyball attempts to replicate last year’s success

Varsity Volleyball attempts to replicate last year’s success

Lizzy Hall, Segment Producer

September 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

Carlmont played their first in league game of the season on Thursday, September 6th at Aragon. The Scots are hoping for another successful season after their CCS win last year.

Weekly Pajama Storytime helps children focus

Weekly Pajama Storytime helps children focus

Anna Feng, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under News

Surrounded by various picture books and stuffed animals, volunteer Mickey Wicz begins to read to a small gaggle of children. Each Wednesday evening from 7–7:30 p.m., the San Mateo County Library (SMCL) hosts a Pajama Storytime. The San Carlos Library is one of the libraries that host this event....

D.E.C.A. convention inspires students for future success

D.E.C.A. convention inspires students for future success

Vincent Wai, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Campus

Graduate college. Build your own successful company. These are the dreams of many participants in the Distributive Education Clubs of America, or D.E.C.A. This type of business education focuses heavily on finance and marketing, which these young entrepreneurs are already getting a taste of. ...

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

‘The Wedding Singer’ is a hit success

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

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 by Stephanie Maysonave. "This year I wanted to give the kids more contemporary material. Our last play, 'Anything Goes,'...

SAT scores do not predict future success

SAT scores do not predict future success

Parker English, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Features

One test determines a student’s future success. Many want to do well on the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test), but some struggle to understand what the score truly means. While these scores are important, they may not matter as much as one might think. “In some ways, I would say one’s S...

Carlmont’s first Club Carnival is a success

Carlmont’s first Club Carnival is a success

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

April 25, 2016


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

On Friday, April 22, various clubs at Carlmont worked with ASB's Culture Commission to organize an after-school carnival for the student body. Clubs promoted themselves while selling food, giving out information, and providing entertainment.

Daya sings on the road to success

Daya sings on the road to success

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

October 1, 2015


Filed under A&E

Daya starts off her career on the right track, showing she has potential to become a famous singer. Only 16 years old, Grace Tandon, who goes by the name of Daya, is an American singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Daya already knew she wanted to pursue her...

‘See You Again’ finds mainstream success

‘See You Again’ finds mainstream success

Evan Davies, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under A&E

"See You Again" by Wiz Khalifa, which features Charlie Puth, was originally created as part of the soundtrack to the movie "Furious 7." The "See You Again" artists are not afraid to acknowledge the song's origin as part of a movie soundtrack, even going as far as to show several clips from "Fur...

Rixton is on the road to success

Rixton is on the road to success

Sarah Schisla, Scot Scoop Editor

April 1, 2015


Filed under A&E, Top News

Still struggling to get over Zayn Malik leaving One Direction? Stop listening to “Up All Night” on repeat and try something new -- Rixton’s debut album “Let The Road,” which was released on March 2. This group from Manchester, England got its start recording garage covers of songs like ...

Online petitions: success or scam?

Online petitions: success or scam?

Hannah Young, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014


Filed under News

The First Amendment gives US citizens the right to petition without fear of prosecution, but how effective are these petitions? Websites like change.org allow citizens to virtually give their signature on any online petition. Change.org sends an email to the authoritative figure involved, notifying...

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