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Carlmont Class of 2019 Plans  Scot Scoop News

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Carlmont High student found shot to death at Belmont elementary school  The Mercury News

Belmont police are investigating a shooting that left a 17-year-old Carlmont High School student dead in an elementary school parking lot Monday night.



News Brief: Carlmont senior arrested for alleged child molestation  Scot Scoop News

Tavi Benelli, a Carlmont senior and Belmont resident, is facing charges for possession of child pornography and molestation of a child after he allegedly touched ...



Seniors sign up for the last event before graduation  Scot Scoop News

Not many people can enjoy getting a waterpark all to themselves, but the Carlmont seniors who participate in the senior picnic event will be able to do just that.



Marketing Communications course to come next year  Scot Scoop News

A new Marketing Communications course will be available for the first time at Carlmont in the next 2019–2020 school year. Carlmont will be the first in the ...



Pilot schedules for 2019-2020 school year determined  Scot Scoop News

Two pilot schedules have been chosen and finalized to be implemented in the following 2019–2020 school year at Carlmont High School, one for each ...



Police Search For Suspect in Shooting Death of Carlmont High Student in Belmont  NBC Bay Area

Police are searching for a suspect in the shooting death of a 17-year-old Carlmont High School student late Monday night in Belmont. Mohammad Karim ...



Athletes break records at PAL track finals  Scot Scoop News

As the school year comes to a close, Carlmont track athletes deliver new records and personal bests. Student athletes broke records at the PAL frosh-soph track ...



Carlmont plans new culinary arts pathway  Scot Scoop News

State funding applications for a new classroom construction project sent out by the Carlmont administration are pending review as the school continues plans to ...



Varsity football's hard work continues during the offseason  Scot Scoop News

The steady clang of metal on metal echoes across the room as sweat drips onto the ground, accompanied by the sound of heavy breathing. Although the sun ...



ASB reflects on the past and prepares for the future  Scot Scoop News

Beginning on the first day of school, ASB's job was to create a spirit-filled environment. As the last day of school approaches, they will continue their mission into ...



Belmont Library moves toward sustainability  Scot Scoop News

That is the conclusion that many people may draw just by viewing their Instagram stories, which urge them to protect the environment through donations, or that ...



Students take on challenging musical  Scot Scoop News

Musicals usually consist of catchy songs, costumes, dialogue, and dance sequences. However, Carlmont decided to take these components to the next level for ...



Carlmont Village Shopping Center elicits mixed feelings among students  Scot Scoop News

Whether it's to purchase food or just to hang out with friends, the Carlmont Village Shopping Center provides a wide variety of options for everyone. The main ...



Musical cast members start preparation for long time commitment  Scot Scoop News

The bell rings and students rush out of their classrooms. Some wait to get picked up by their parents, while some wait for their friends. Some drive themselves ...



Carlmont science teacher runs for office  Scot Scoop News

Running for the position of Assessor-Recorder in San Francisco this year is Paul Bellar, a science teacher in the Sequoia Union High School District. The office ...



Senior quotes create opportunities for students to express themselves  Scot Scoop News

The deadline for turning in senior quotes has come and passed much like the high school lives of many Carlmont seniors. Senior quotes are an annual tradition ...



Belmont School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

Belmont School Named Among Best Public Schools - Belmont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Opinion: The media dehumanizes victims of gun violence  Scot Scoop News

Dec. 14, 2012: I heard of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary; 27 deaths. June 22, 2018: I got word from a senior at Santa Fe High School of the ...



Swim banquet gives the swim team a chance to look back at the season  Scot Scoop News

Gathered in the Student Union Wednesday night, the Carlmont swim team kicked off their banquet by doing their final cheer of the season. At the swim banquet, ...



ASB's publicity commission does more than just brighten up campus  Scot Scoop News

ASB's publicity commission is unlike any other at Carlmont High School. Rather than planning and coordinating events as most commissions do, publicity ...



California high school football player shot and killed in parking lot  USA TODAY High School Sports

A California high school football player was shot and killed in a school parking lot in what officials saying was a targeted shooting.



Teen shot, killed in front of Belmont school  San Mateo Daily Journal

A 17-year-old Carlmont High School senior was shot and killed in front of an elementary school in Belmont late Monday night, according to police.



Moods shift as weather heats up  Scot Scoop News

For Californians, the emergence of warm sunny days means one thing: the wait is finally over! The sun washes over the sky giving students the opportunity to ...



Carlmont Robotics strives to build teamwork  Scot Scoop News

Robocop, Wall-E, Optimus Prime, and R2-D2 — all famous robots, yet none is as real as the robots created in the Carlmont Robotics' workshop. The Carlmont ...



Staggering number of freshmen try out for boys soccer  Scot Scoop News

An overwhelming amount of freshmen came out on Monday, Oct. 29, to try out for the freshman and JV boys soccer teams. Along with the freshmen, many ...



Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season  Scot Scoop News

The girls JV soccer team has yet to lose a game in their pre-season, with the final score of their home game on Dec. 11 ending in a 0-0 tie against the Mountain ...



Moynihan fosters a welcoming classroom environment  Scot Scoop News

Starting this 2018-19 school year, a *fresh* face has entered the teaching staff of the Biotechnology Institute of Carlmont High School (BTI). After teaching ...



Belmont City Council works to improve Twin Pines Parks  Scot Scoop News

After many years, the Belmont City Council has finally acquired future plans to upgrade Twin Pines Park. “Twin Pines is one of the jewels of Belmont, but it can ...



Girls varsity basketball tames the Wildcats  Scot Scoop News

Carlmont's girls varsity basketball team beat the Woodside Wildcats with a cool 15-point win, after nearly a whole game of Scot domination. The game had a final ...



AP testing  Scot Scoop News

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.



Deer leave more than just footprints in the community  Scot Scoop News

Deer: creatures known to be gentle, to coexist with nature, and now, to be close neighbors of local Belmont residents. For years, deer have walked the streets of ...



Student gymnast flips training hours into new opportunities  Scot Scoop News

Carlmont student Ekaterina Mcleod, a junior, faces the pressures and expectations of not only high school, but gymnastics as well. Her seven hours plus of ...



Belmont wildlife has a 'deer' friend  Scot Scoop News

Every day throughout the year, a local resident works wholeheartedly to look after the deer living in Belmont. Sandy Hutchinson, who has resided in Belmont ...



District implements new system to monitor online student activity  Scot Scoop News

Technology has become increasingly more significant in student lives over the past decade or so. As a result, Carlmont provides Chromebooks as well as Wi-Fi ...



Varsity baseball defeats the Sacred Heart Prep Gators  Scot Scoop News

On the warm afternoon of Friday, May 3, the Carlmont Scots beat the Sacred Heart Prep Gators with a score of 15-5. “They played great today. The bats were ...



School borders decrease diversity at Carlmont  Scot Scoop News

Carlmont High School no longer experiences the enrichment brought there by the diverse students coming from the neighboring communities. The Sequoia ...



Blood drive draws student interest  Scot Scoop News

ASB's Do Something commission sets up two blood drives each school year, collecting around one pint of viable blood from each donor. The blood drive is a ...



The retirement of Belmont's city manager, and what comes with it  Scot Scoop News

A few thoughts on the resignation of Greg Scoles from Belmont Tuesday night, longtime and widely acclaimed Belmont city manager Greg Scoles attended his ...



Cheerleaders raise pom-poms for breast cancer awareness  Scot Scoop News

When there's a home football game, cheerleaders and the Screaming Scots are found sporting Scots' blue to show their support. However, Friday's game ...



Service for murdered Peninsula teen overflows with mourners  KGO-TV

A room with a capacity for 170 persons was insufficient to accommodate the number of people who wanted to pay their respects to a Peninsula high school ...



Carlmont graduate killed by boyfriend in their home, police say  The Mercury News

A woman who grew up in Belmont and had recently graduated from the University of California, San Francisco, was killed by her boyfriend in an apparent ...



Utility box art brings color to Belmont  Scot Scoop News

In order to make the utility boxes in Belmont more vibrant, the Belmont City Council and Parks and Recreation Commission have approved an art program.



Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District school cameras eyed following fatal shooting  San Mateo Daily Journal

In recognition of heightened fears following a recent deadly shooting, Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District officials are considering installing ...



San Mateo Union High and Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary school districts' security priority rising  San Mateo Daily Journal

As school security threats rise in national consciousness alongside a recent rash of alarming shootings at or near local campuses, county educators are ...



A Senior's Manifesto  Scot Scoop News

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A few thoughts on student journalism  Scot Scoop News

It's been a fun year. My time in Carlmont's journalism program was pretty accidental. I signed up for the class because I had one period free, liked to write, and ...



Belmont library says farewell to librarian Jordan Kan  Scot Scoop News

All good things must come to an end. With the end of the school year, Carlmont students who visit the Belmont library aren't only going to lose the graduating ...



Belmont Water Dog Run makes a 'pawsitive' impact on local education foundations  Scot Scoop News

The first annual Waterdog Run kicked off bright and early Saturday morning after two years of preparation. The sun had just come up when 210 runners lined up ...



Cleaning bikes and protecting oaks: Carlmont High School junior installs devices for Eagle Scout project  San Mateo Daily Journal

A Belmont teen has installed bicycle-cleaning devices at Water Dog Lake Park that may also help protect oak trees.



Dunkin' Donuts's coffee makes up for the doughnuts  Scot Scoop News

Iced lattes, macchiatos, and freezes have been seen around Carlmont, but not from the usual places, they're from Dunkin' Donuts. This doughnut and coffee ...



“Escape Room” is an unexpected drama  Scot Scoop News

From the Harry Potter series to the Marvel comic book industry, Hollywood has mastered transforming society's trends into blockbuster icons. And, after ...



New weight room open during zero period  Scot Scoop News

The Carlmont weight room first opened to all students during zero period on Jan. 10, the first day of the second semester. This change will give students ...



49ers select Demarii Blanks of Carlmont High School as the Week 7 Player of the Week  49ers.com

The 49ers High School Player of the Week Award for week seven goes to Demarii Blanks of Carlmont High School in Belmont, CA. It is safe to say Demarii ...



Swimming pool at Barrett | Letters To Editor  San Mateo Daily Journal

Editor,. My neighbors, friends and I would like to see the city of Belmont build a community swimming pool at the Barrett Community Center. Not long ago and ...



Carlmont clubs emphasize quality over quantity  Scot Scoop News

With 134 clubs listed on the Carlmont website for the year 2016 to 2017, the question arises, “Are there too many clubs at Carlmont High School?” Of those 134 ...



Opinion: Have you tried turning it off and then on again?  Scot Scoop News

We're nearly halfway through the Trump presidency, and we've started the year with no government. To say we had one in 2017 or 2018 would be a stretch, ...



Scots chomp into newly added Subway sandwiches at the Student Union  Scot Scoop News

Sliced multigrain bread, layers of turkey, a line-up of tomatoes, and a smattering of mustard – these are just some of the typical ingredients in the sandwiches ...



Students raise concerns regarding dress code  Scot Scoop News

Over time, there has been much controversy regarding the topic of school dress code and Carlmont High School is no exception. While some believe the dress ...



BSU highlights need for representation in high school  Scot Scoop News

Black Student Union (BSU) believes that representation is key to a vibrant and diverse high school experience. BSU is a club focused on African-American ...



Homemade hair scrunchie business donates proceeds to charity  Scot Scoop News

The hair scrunchies that were once trendy in the '80s are now making a benevolent comeback. Carolyn Wang, a sophomore at Carlmont High School, and her ...



Happy Campers' new daycare supports children and teachers alike  Scot Scoop News

March is finally here, and with it comes the highly-anticipated opening of Happy Campers' new facility. At exactly 7 a.m. on the morning of March 1, Director ...



District works with Happy Campers to build a daycare at Carlmont  Scot Scoop News

It is no secret that living in the Bay Area comes at a cost. Educators, as well as community members, may have a hard time living comfortably in this area, ...



Carlmont Cares program welcomes foster and homeless students  Scot Scoop News

In just one day you lose your bedroom, home, parents, friends, and the neighborhood you grew up in. Now put that day on repeat. The National Foster Youth ...



Opinion: My stupid opinions  Scot Scoop News

Joseph Gomez low-key needed to throw out some of his horrible ideas so he could divert all his future energy into making his last few videos good. It goes ...



Farm to Table: Youth raise livestock in the Bay Area  Scot Scoop News

When people think about county fairs, they usually associate them with hot summer days, carnival rides and games, cotton candy, and livestock exhibitions.



Carlmont students cheer on the Warriors as the NBA Finals kickoff  Scot Scoop News

The Golden State Warriors squared off against the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of the 2019 NBA Finals, in which the Raptors were victorious 118-109. In a report ...



Parents and students explore new classes and clubs  Scot Scoop News

Although high school is intended for students, parents began to flood the halls and classrooms of Carlmont instead. Teachers welcomed visitors into their ...



Carlmont JV baseball mercy-ruled the Menlo Knights  Scot Scoop News

It was a sunny Friday afternoon for the Carlmont Scots JV baseball team and a not so sunny disposition for the Menlo High School Knights when mercy rule ...



BTI's collaboration with Stanford robotics is terminated  Scot Scoop News

As a result of all of the advancements in robotics during the 21st century, many people have attempted to make robots a helpful tool in classrooms. Carlmont's ...



SOS gives students a place to lead  Scot Scoop News

The first thing most students will notice when entering Therapist and Students Offering Support (SOS) Coordinator Shelley Bustamante's office are the ...



Documentary Club welcomes library patrons  Scot Scoop News

The Belmont library offers their patrons a wide selection of events. One of these events is the Documentary Club, which meets every second Tuesday of the ...



Carlmont Blood Drive joins forces with Stanford Blood Center  Scot Scoop News

One pint. That's all it takes to save three lives. On Oct. 19, Carlmont along with Stanford Blood Center held the Blood Drive in the Student Union. “Every two ...



Junior States of America attend Spring State Convention  Scot Scoop News

Carlmont's Junior States of America Club (JSA) attended the Northern California Spring State Convention, where club secretary Mira Wakefield was elected ...



Carlmont hosts flag football clinic with local NFL player  Scot Scoop News

As the professional football season nears its end, many local seasons are just beginning. On Sept. 18, YepSF hosted a free flag football clinic with former NFL ...



Coastal Honor Choir provides an insightful experience for singers  Scot Scoop News

The stage is set, and the audience waits with anticipation as the singers take their places. There's a beat, and the music begins. After weeks of individually ...



Conservatives at Carlmont look to share opinions  Scot Scoop News

In the liberal climate of Belmont, not everyone is always comfortable sharing their conservative views, but the students in the Conservatives of Carlmont club are ...



6 San Mateo Co. Schools Among 100 Best Public High Schools  Patch.com

6 San Mateo Co Schools Among 100 Best Public Highs - Foster City, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California.



Design Tech High School settles into new campus  Scot Scoop News

Design Tech High School used to be a school without a campus. However, that all changed with the grand opening of Design Tech's new location, situated in ...



California's oldest charter school hopes to develop students' social-emotional skills  Scot Scoop News

In most elementary and middle schools, academic skills are the biggest focus for teachers and children. Multiplication problems, flash cards, and learning ...



Jake Messina, Carlmont High School, Awarded Week 4 Coach of the Week  49ers.com

The San Francisco 49ers Charlie Wedemeyer Memorial Coach of the Week award for week four goes to Jake Messina from Carlmont High School in Belmont, ...



'The Lion, The Witch, & The Wardrobe' comes to life at Carlmont  Scot Scoop News

The Carlmont High School Drama Department held the opening night of, “The Lion, The Witch, & The Wardrobe,” in the Carlmont Performing Arts Center (PAC) ...



DECA excels at Silicon Valley Career Development Conference  Scot Scoop News

Carlmont DECA exceeded all expectations with their performance at the 2018 Silicon Valley Career Development Conference (SVCDC) from Jan. 5-7. “We've ...



Changes made to senior parking lot inconvenience students  Scot Scoop News

Eight spots. That's how many parking spaces in the senior parking lot were converted to staff parking spots. According to Principal Ralph Crame, the reason for ...



'Nerds are the virus' papers spotted throughout San Mateo County  Scot Scoop News

Yellow papers that display the messages “Move here, nerds are the virus!” and “Every day sucks with move here nerds!” have been spotted by people ...



Administration evaluates teachers to improve instruction  Scot Scoop News

Every year, a handful of teachers are evaluated by Carlmont's administration to help them teach effectively and grow professionally. Principal Ralph Crame ...



Sober Prom aims to stop drunk driving  Scot Scoop News

Prom night, for many, is a night of parties — a night of fun. It is a time of elation, anticipation, and joy where high school students can let loose and enjoy ...



JV football's resilient defense brings home the victory  Scot Scoop News

The Carlmont Scots JV Football team overcame a flurry of penalties to edge out the Woodside Wildcats 26-21, winning their respective league. Winners of their ...



Students run for class office positions  Scot Scoop News

Many students at Carlmont have decided to run for class office positions. Some students with no previous experience strive for a position, while others return to ...



Congresswoman and author Jackie Speier visits the Belmont library  Scot Scoop News

Jackie Speier. A congresswoman. An author. And a fighter. Speier visited the Belmont library on Feb. 9 to talk about her book and her life. The library estimates ...



Carlmont's path to a new schedule is blocked  Scot Scoop News

Imagine having two days a week when you can put off half of your homework until the next day. Imagine only going to half of your classes and therefore having ...



Editorial: AP classes shouldn't have finals in June  Scot Scoop News

Before the week of May 6, students in Advanced Placement (AP) classes rush to study all of the course's material in preparation for the big AP exam. AP tests ...



Vandals strike Belmont neighborhood  Scot Scoop News

The usually quiet city of Belmont experienced an unusually unpleasant night in the last few days of March. Between the night of March 29 and the morning of ...



Carlmont welcomes not only friendships, but families  Scot Scoop News

It's a morning like any other: your parent drops you off with your backpack slung over your shoulder… and walks into the school with you. Carlmont High School ...



Belmont Police Chief Announces Retirement  Patch.com

Belmont Police Chief Announces Retirement - Belmont, CA - Dan DeSmidt's roots run deep in the Belmont and greater Peninsula community.



Belmont Football Player Fatally Shot In Elementary School Lot  CBS San Francisco

Belmont Police are searching for a homicide suspect who fatally shot a Carlmont High School football player in an elementary school parking lot. Susie Steimle ...



ASB lightens the mood with snacks during AP testing  Scot Scoop News

AP tests are already loaded with stress, and all anyone needs is another thing to remember, so ASB stepped in and provided snacks for all students taking the ...



New stoplight on Ralston Avenue works to ease traffic  Scot Scoop News

The traffic that faces people going on Ralston Avenue is difficult to manage. A commute that would normally take a few minutes can end up becoming a much ...



SamTrans schedule changes could impact students  Scot Scoop News

The SamTrans system provides fundamental transportation services to the Bay Area in the form of trains, accessible services for the disabled, and buses.



Students showcase their diverse talents in annual show  Scot Scoop News

Martial arts, singing, string quartets. Those were just a few of the many talents that were showcased in Carlmont's Annual Talent show which was held from April ...



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