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A boy reaches to hit the timer, signaling the end of his move against his opponent.

Chess tournament brings competitive mindsets to Fox

April 16, 2019

Advantage Chess sponsored their annual scholastic chess tournament at Fox Elementary School last weekend, where over 100 students participated. The chess tournaments serve as fundraisers for the Fox School PTA, as all s...

Catherine Dahlberg, a junior, sprints past her opponents at the Saint Francis Invitational.

Opinion: Track is a team sport

March 23, 2019

Picture this: a track runner is in last place and pushing to finish the race, but everyone can tell that they are starting to give up. It is pouring rain with strong winds on the ...

Carlmont's improv team performs in the blackbox theater.

Carlmont’s improv team improvises their way through the world

March 23, 2019

Carlmont’s Improv Team showcases their first performance of the year in the blackbox theater. ...

The team members in the Robotics Club divide up the responsibilities of preparing the practice robot in the workshop on Friday.

Robotics team invents competition-ready robot

March 12, 2019

A robot named Neptune, who has the ability to climb and drive, is living under a bag somewhere on campus. The Carlmont Robotics Team, also known as Deep Blue, works together each year to create a new ...

Club President Alyssa Nguyen and club member Serena Low make natural toothpaste in reusable containers

Green Team leads effort towards zero waste lifestyle

March 3, 2019

According to the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, Americans produce 258 million tons of waste annually. The Green Team Club at Carlmont is working to reduce this amount with their new ...

The creation of the Varsity Dance Team

February 5, 2019

Rachel Hunter reports about the Carlmont Varsity Dance Team.

Nicole Olazar, a junior, looks to find an open teammate to pass the ball to.

JV girls basketball team dominates Chargers on the court

December 8, 2018

The JV girls basketball team defeated the Wilcox Chargers in a home game with the final score of 49-8 on Tuesday, Dec. 4. While only being a few games into the season, the Scots...

Alice Chamberlin, a junior, uses the tri-bins to throw her thrash away. With the tri-bins now on campus, many students are eager to throw their trash away in the correct spot.

Carlmont Green Team works to improve campus with tri-bins trash system

October 23, 2018

The Carlmont Green Team is continually working to improve the environment by implementing new tri-bin trash systems across campus. The trash system was formed last January and...

Number 6 tosses the ball to a teammate.

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

October 12, 2018

With Woodside leading 3-1 after the first quarter, Carlmont bounced back in a nail-biter game with an end victory 11-10. With the season ending in the near future, the game...

Carlmont's freshman volleyball team had strong communication in their third game against Sacred Heart Preparatory.

Girls freshman volleyball team defeats Sacred Heart Preparatory in two sets

September 5, 2018

Pass. Set. Win. Old, simple tactics like these were used during the girls freshman volleyball team's third game on Tuesday, September 4, against Sacred Heart Preparatory...

The field where Carlmont's 4x400 relay team got third place twice in a row and this place helped them qualify for state finals.

The journey behind Carlmont’s track team taking on CCS trials to CCS finals

May 31, 2018

Sprints. Distance. Long jump. High jump. Shot put. Discus. All of these events were held at the CIF/CCS trials on Saturday, May 19 at Gilroy High School in Gilroy...

Incoming freshman and Carlmont students alike warm up for their May 16 tryouts sporting pink outfits.

Cheer team tryouts commence for next year

May 19, 2018

As Carlmont’s 2017-18 school year draws to a close, next year's cheerleading team is already ramping up. Tryouts were held from May 15 to May 18, led by coaches Christie Lind Bo...

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