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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...

Freshman year through the eyes of Carlmont students

Freshman year through the eyes of Carlmont students

Lily Bakour, Segment Producer

September 8, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Lily Bakour reports on the transition from middle school to high school.

First football game of the year at Aragon

First football game of the year at Aragon
August 28, 2016 Aragon vs. Carlmont

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

August 28, 2016


Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the first football game of the year at Aragon high school.

Spirit week ends school year on a high note

Spirit week ends school year on a high note

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

May 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

As students walk into Carlmont during the week of May 16 through 20, many are dressed in outfits that would normally stand out in a crowd. However, these goofy or crazy outfits are the norm during Carlmont spirit weeks. With themes such as socks and sandals, wacky day, and pajama day, Carlmont's end...

10 signs that the end of the school year is near

10 signs that the end of the school year is near

Danielle Hamer, Staff Writer

May 27, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top News

Some students prepare for the end of the school year by studying hard for final exams, while others have already given up and prematurely thrown their binders away. Either way, almost everyone is struggling to get their minds off the beach, the sun, and the weeks of freedom ahead. There are certain...

San Francisco’s Chinese New Year parade ushers the year of the ram

San Francisco’s Chinese New Year parade ushers the year of the ram

Victor Li, Staff Writer

March 9, 2015


Filed under News

Lively music, vibrant colors, and exploding firecrackers sounded San Francisco's famous Chinese New Year Parade this year. Spectators of all ages were confronted with a strong impression created by stilt walkers, lion dancers, Chinese acrobatics, martial arts groups, and school marching bands. Apart...

First year DECA member places in top 8

First year DECA member places in top 8

Connie Yi, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015


Filed under Bios, Campus, Staff Bios

"Top 8 finalist for the Food Marketing Individual Series, from Carlmont Bo Yoon Lee." As a student who came back to America after three years of living in Korea, it was hard for sophomore Lee to adjust with the American customs. "I was born in Michigan and when I turned 5, I moved to Korea. My...

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