This year’s Halloween rally raises a fright

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”On October 31, Carlmont held its annual Halloween rally, featuring a pumpkin pie eating competition, the “Thriller” dance, and the costume contest.” type=”image” alt=”2.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”From left, Evan McClain, Amanda Breslauer, Alex Singer, and Colleen Abbey were ready to participate in the pie eating competition.” type=”image” alt=”14.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Junior Amanda Breslauer enjoyed her piece of pie during the contest.” type=”image” alt=”4.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Freshman Colleen Abbey walked away victorious after winning the pie eating contest.” type=”image” alt=”5.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Members of beginner dance performed the choreography of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” at the Halloween rally.” type=”image” alt=”3.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”An example of the many “zombies” that performed the dance.” type=”image” alt=”6.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”–xIMTJDM/s144-o/12.png” href=”″ caption=”More students danced to “Thriller,” a Carlmont tradition.” type=”image” alt=”12.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”The Freedom Fighters club set up a booth raising awareness about fair trade chocolate.” type=”image” alt=”13.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”From left, Gabby D’Souza, Ryan Dimick, and Franklin Rice began the costume contest in their banana suits.” type=”image” alt=”7.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Students walked enthusiastically around the quad showing off their costumes.” type=”image” alt=”1.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Stefan Dismond, aka Morgan Freeman, and his penguin pals performed “March of the Penguins” for their 15 second skit as finalists during the costume contest.” type=”image” alt=”8.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”One finalist in the contest dressed up as a siren from “Silent Hill.”” type=”image” alt=”10.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Ethan Wallace talked to Contest Finalist Daniel Wehara about his costume.” type=”image” alt=”11.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”The judges deliberated over who to pick as the contest winner.” type=”image” alt=”9.png” ]

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”The crowd cheered for contest winner Daniel Wehara. When asked why he chose to dress up as milk for Halloween, Wehara said, “Because milk is delicious and healthy.”” type=”image” alt=”15.jpg” ]