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Carlmont Academic Foundation works toward the ideal classroom

Carlmont Academic Foundation works toward the ideal classroom

Sarah Cheung, Scot Scoop Editor

March 29, 2017

The Carlmont Academic Foundation (CAF) is an organization made up of parents and volunteers who raise money to financially support the school's enriching programs, such as instrumental music and the biotechnology institute (BTI). “The money we raise allows smaller class sizes and sustains many innovative...

Staff supports school spirit

Staff supports school spirit

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

October 26, 2014

Students went all out this year during Spirit Week, catching the attention of staff members around the school. “I think Spirit Week is great. [This year showed] the most spirit I have seen in school in a long time. It has never been better,” said Instructional Vice Principal Ralph Crame. Various...

Relay supports all who fight against cancer

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014

Walk, skip, jog, or run. Everyone is there for the same reason, to find a cure for cancer. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society [ACS], Relay for Life is an annual community fundraiser for those affected by cancer. Funds raised directly benefit cancer patients and is used for research. Relay for Life is a 24 hour event that honors those who ...

Russian government supports Crimean annexation

Russian government supports Crimean annexation

Tracy Chu, Staff Writer

March 18, 2014

The secession referendum in Crimea on March 16 revealed that 97 percent of Crimean voters supported leaving Ukraine to join the Russian Federation. The Ukraine crisis began when the president of Ukraine then, Viktor Yanukovych, rejected plans from the European Union (EU) concerning improved economic...

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