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Parents and students explore new classes and clubs

Parents and students explore new classes and clubs

Rachel Skrenta, Staff Writer

March 18, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Although high school is intended for students, parents began to flood the halls and classrooms of Carlmont instead. Teachers welcomed visitors into their classrooms on March 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. during this year’s Open House. History teacher Jayson Waller said, “Open House is important because it’s one of the two scho...

Students react to Schneider’s book talk

Students react to Schneider’s book talk

Hannah Young, Staff Writer

September 21, 2015


Filed under Campus

On Sept. 17, author Robyn Schneider, who wrote Carlmont's all-school summer reading book, visited the school to speak about her writing experience and autograph students' copies of her novel. The idea for "The Beginning of Everything" began in the mind of Schneider while she attended medical school...

Real Talk: Ferguson

Real Talk: Ferguson

Becca Fradkin and Sonia Paulo, Multimedia Editor and Staff Writer

December 4, 2014


Filed under Podcasts

On this week's episode of Real Talk we walk around campus asking students what they think on the current situation in Ferguson Missouri.

Real Talk: Turkey Time

Real Talk: Turkey Time

Becca Fradkin and Sonia Paulo, Multimedia Editor and Staff Writer

November 19, 2014


Filed under Podcasts

Listen to hear how different Carlmont students like to spend their Thanksgiving.

Real Talk: Global Warming

Real Talk: Global Warming

Becca Fradkin and Sonia Paulo, Multimedia Editor and Staff Writer

November 4, 2014


Filed under Podcasts

Scots talk back on new SAT format

Scots talk back on new SAT format

Alyssa Fagel, Editor

March 14, 2014


Filed under Campus

After less than ten years of consistency, the College Board has once again chosen to change the structure of America’s most preferred standardized test. The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) was first created in 1901 as a way for colleges to test how qualified a student was for their school. Through...

How to Survive High School Day Three: Talk to teachers

How to Survive High School Day Three: Talk to teachers

Michael Bastaki, Editor

August 27, 2013


Filed under How to Survive High School

No, your teachers don’t bite. And no, those questions won’t answer themselves. In fact, if you want to succeed at high school, it’s crucial that you are able to communicate and interact with your teachers. I can remember staring at a test review for hours, knowing I’m close to the answers...

Talk nerdy to me

February 27, 2013


Filed under Campus

I am a nerd. What? No wedgies up the flagpole? No shoving me into a locker? No swirlies? I thought not. Because you see, I am a nerd and nobody cares. It didn’t used to be this way. For a long time, being a nerd was a stigma. It was a word to describe people who were overly intelligent and...

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