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As the school year wraps up, students search for summer jobs

As the school year wraps up, students search for summer jobs

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

For most students, the end of the school year means 2 1/2 months of time off and relaxation; for some students, however, the work never stops. Students who work during the summer earn money for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from snacks, cars, or simply to save for the future. Their jobs incl...

Choirs end the year with ‘The Language of Song’

Choirs end the year with ‘The Language of Song’

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont choir performed their final show of the year in 14 different languages. As the theme was "Language of Song," the Singing Scots opened the show with a Brazilian ceremonial song, “Estrela e Lua Nova.” The choirs spread out onstage and around the audience to bring the music to life. “...

ASB preps for 2017-2018

ASB preps for 2017-2018

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, ASB continues to raise school spirit and begins to plan for next year's events. According to Freshman President Joe Sison, ASB is currently working on the celebration assembly that will take place on May 25, Senior Graduation, and the Baccalaureate. In addition, a new activity called ScotsLand is being planned....

Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Sherilyn Kuo, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Campus

On Friday, April 27, Chinese Culture Club (CCC) officer candidates held their election speeches. As the school year comes to an end, CCC is preparing for its next chapter next year. Last year, there was not any formal election for officer positions due to a lack of volunteers. However, increases ...

ASB sells prom tickets in the quad

ASB sells prom tickets in the quad

Suzanna Floersch, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont prom is on Friday, April 28, and many students are excited about the event. Tickets are being sold in the quad at lunch. This year’s prom is called “In the Deep Blue” and will be held at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco. Kimberly Lane, a senior and ASB prom commissioner,...

Boys volleyball begins its second year

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

February 4, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter

Ryan Geronimo reports on the start of the season for the boys volleyball program.  

San Carlos Farmers’ Market continues year round

San Carlos Farmers’ Market continues year round

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under News

Hot Harvest Nights are no longer. Since 2004, from May to December, the Hot Harvest Nights farmers' market would set up every Thursday in downtown San Carlos, according to the San Mateo Daily Journal. Hot Harvest Nights is being replaced by a year-round market on Sundays. “I like having access to seasonal food year round. It brings the community together year round instead of just the summers,” said Katrina Van...

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

"The mission of Rotary International is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world," according to the Rotary International official website. The Interact club at Carl...

Students underestimate senior year

Students underestimate senior year

Ryan Geronimo, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


Filed under Campus

They said senior year is easy. They were wrong. With the common misconception that senior year should be a walk in the park, 12th-grade students go into their last year of high school expecting more fun and less work. However, several 12th-grade students were caught off guard with a rude awaken...

Students reflect on the change from freshman to senior year

Students reflect on the change from freshman to senior year

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer

October 15, 2016


Filed under Campus

A person can change a lot within four years. After four years of high school, seniors have a chance to reflect on their time at Carlmont. The jump from freshman to senior year is different for everybody. Many freshmen come into Carlmont overwhelmed by the heavy workload and the very different ...

CDC promotes flu shot to prevent outbreak

CDC promotes flu shot to prevent outbreak

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

October 8, 2016


Filed under Campus

With flu season just around the corner, doctors recommend getting the flu vaccination as soon as possible. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), only 46 percent of Americans got a flu shot last year. Their goal is to increase that percentage in order to prevent ...

Screaming Scots start the year off with a bang

Screaming Scots start the year off with a bang

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

September 8, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Carlmont's student cheering section, the Screaming Scots, is different from other schools'. With one award under their belt, the screaming scots started the new school year off strong. On Friday, Carlmont students congregated at Aragon to support and cheer on their football team in the first game of...

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