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Sophomore Sophie Srivastava celebrates the Scots' final kill of the night

Varsity volleyball barely pulls through with a victory

October 21, 2015

The Lady Scots won a tight victory against the Half Moon Bay Cougars on Oct. 20 as the score bounced back and forth between Carlmont and the underestimated Cougars. The scoreboard...

Seniors Amelia Armstrong (left) and Taran Sun (right) face off in an intense round of capture the flag.

Journalism breaks through in Carlmont Cup

September 29, 2015

It was a showdown. In a round of capture the flag, two opponents circled each other, eyes on the prize. Everyone else had been eliminated, and now the game entered sudden death....

Lewellen's classroom is in T7.

Addison Lewellen inspires students through literature

September 10, 2015

English teacher Addison Lewellen is already loving the student environment at Carlmont after just a few weeks of school. “The students have been great. They’ve been very welcomi...

Two females stuffing their faces with chocolate in their natural habitat.

Feminism through the lens of chocolate

April 8, 2015

My father walked in on me having a passionate affair with a plate of brownies again. A very similar scenario took place about a month earlier, except I was stuffing my face...

Senior Nisha Aeri reads lyrics while listening to music through her hot pink headphones.

Unwinding after a long day through song writing

March 18, 2015

Three minutes is all that it takes. Senior Nisha Aeri has used music and composing to cope with stress all her life. Aeri writes lyrics to express her inner feelings about all...

Reducing stress through small acts of kindness

Reducing stress through small acts of kindness

September 1, 2014

The life of a high school student is a stressful one. With countless amounts of homework and tests, extracurricular activities, and college applications, there is hardly ever time...

Striving for sustenance through politics and science

Striving for sustenance through politics and science

August 29, 2014

While many at Carlmont are passionate about spreading environmental awareness, senior James Xie intends to pursue a career in which he can further research the field of sustainable...

#BringBackOurGirls seeks justice through social media

#BringBackOurGirls seeks justice through social media

May 12, 2014

When 276 girls in Nigeria were abducted from their school and international news remained silent, protesters employed an innovative weapon: the power of social media.

Some classic movies. Creative commons image.

Life Through the Camera Lens

January 15, 2014

Ever heard the saying, "Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer”? This quote, originally from the movie "The Godfather," is one of many movie quotes used in real life ...

Linda Garvey’s family ties shine through in her teaching

November 4, 2013

For most people, a passion is discovered at a relatively young age and turns into what they dedicate their lives to. This could not be more opposite for US History and AP European...

Senior Chloe Scott takes a shot on the Aragon goal during the Scots' 8-5 win.

Lady Scots pull through

October 2, 2013

Girls Varsity Water Polo scrapped through a tough, physical game Wednesday to defeat Aragon 8-5 in San Mateo. After not being able to practice for two days due to a broken pool,...

Senior, Maylon Robinson expressing her style

Students express themselves through fashion creativity

September 20, 2013

Unique and individual styles are seen around campus everyday. Carlmont has a diverse student population, mixed with different personalities, and characteristics. There are a vari...

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