skip to main content



Overview of CHS Support Organizations

AF Logo - White on Blue Gif.gif

instrumental music logo


Sports Boosters

Carlmont Academic Foundation (CAF) (link:

501(c)3, Tax ID#26-0325796

The Carlmont Academic Foundation raises funds to preserve and enhance the education of every student at Carlmont High School.

How funds are raised

Annual Giving Campaign

Online Giving

GivingTuesday (November)

Bagpiper Bash (Spring)

Corporate Matching Gifts

Business Sponsorships

Alumni and Community Donations


How funds are used

  1. Provide More Class Choices

    1. Finance 14 additional classes

    2. Reduce class size in core academic subjects like English and social studies

    3. Add innovative classes like biotech and computer science]

  2. Invest in Teachers

    1. Fund cross-department collaboration

    2. Fund classroom curriculum supplies

    3. Provide funds for PTSA mini-grant program

  3. Prepare Students for College and Career

    1. Fund the college counseling administrative position

    2. Support after-school tutoring, AVID, and the CAF Student Leadership Board

  4. Fund Creative andEnrichment Programs

    1. Fund three periods of instrumental music.

    2. Fund classes like leadership, journalism, and robotics

    3. Support classes and extra-curricular programs like vocal music, "Sojourn to the Past," and show choir

Additional Information

Carlmont Arts Council is a committee within CAF.The purpose of the Arts Council is to take care ofthe Performing Arts Center

General Contact

Music Boosters (link:

501(c)3, Tax ID#45-3638914

The Carlmont Music Boosters support and enhance the Carlmont High School instrumental music program.

How funds are raised

Carlmont Music Booster's primary fundraising source is its donation drive.

How funds are used

Funds raised by our organization provide financial support for sheet music, new instruments, instrument repair, uniforms, electronics, equipment, clinicians and accompanists. We also provide financial and logistical support for music performances. We arrange transportation and chaperone at music events.

General Contact

Email form available at > Contact Us

PTSA (link:

501(c)3, Tax ID#94-6171747

The PTSA aims to promote the welfare of youth in home, school, and community through advocacy and school/program support

How funds are raised

Membership Dues/$15 per Member

Scrip Program

Student Store

PE & Spiritwear Clothes Sales

Grad Day Concessions

Grad Leis Sales

Mock SAT-ACT Tests

How funds are used

Teacher/Classroom Mini Grants

School Programs Support

Carlmont Pantry

Students Support

Student Store

Student Scholarships

Reflections Art Contest

Safe & Sober Grad Night

Teacher/Staff Appreciation

Parent/Student Education

8th Grade Transition

Communications, Bimonthly newsletter

Community Outreach

PTSA Committee Activities

Additional Information

To signup for the newsletter, go to

General Contact

Carlmont Scots Booster Club (Sports Boosters) (link:

501(c)3, Tax ID# 86-1084692

The Carlmont Scots Booster Club founded in 1969 provides financial support for one of the finest High School Athletic programs on the Peninsula. Carlmont is proud to have fielded competitive teams that have excelled at League, Sectional and State levels. To continue this tradition, we seek the support of the greater community along with current families, alumni, teachers and students.

How funds are raised

Membership Contributions -- Direct Donations
Scots Wear (Booster Brand is "Carlmont Athletics")

eScrip Funding
"Shindig" Annual Fundraising Event
Field Sponsorship Signage

Alumni Contributions
Corporate Giving/Matching Programs
Raffle (large scale)
Concession Stand
Fund-a-Need & Pop-Up Events

How funds are used

P.E. Programmatic Support (all school)
  1.  Weight Room Equipment.
  2. Equipment mutually used by teams (nets, goals)
  3. Capital improvements mutually used by teams (scoreboards, sound systems, large equipment)
  4. Social Media and Web Presence
  5. Monthly communication through e-newsletter "Go Scots! Play Book"
Support for 22-Sports and 3-Seasons (All Athletic Teams)
  1. Training Supplies & Support for Trainer(s)
  2. Team Equipment
  3. Team Uniforms
  4. Coaches Annual Requests-Coaches Unbudgeted or mid-year requests.
  5. Three Parent Sports Meetings
  6. Weight Room Equipment
  7. Capital Improvements (Scoreboards, Sound Systems, Large Equipment.
  8. Awards for PAL Champions and post-season support for PAL Finals
  9. Social Media and Web Presence
  10. Monthly communication through e-newsletter: "Go Scots! Play Book"
  11. HUDL Software Subscription (team and individual athlete usage)
  12. Carlmont's fully integrated athletic website subscription. 
 Community Awareness and Outreach
  1.  Integration within the SUHSD & PAL member schools
  2. Maintaining & improving Carlmont Athletics visibility within the municipalities our students reside in.
  3. Promoting Carlmont Athletics and Schedules to the local business community to identify, improve, and stimulate mutual benefits.
  4. Promoting volunteerism and the charitable, general, and perpetual purpose of the Carlmont Scots Booster Club.

General Contact
Carlmont Athletic Director: Patrick Smith