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How to beat the winter doldrums

How to beat the winter doldrums

By Samantha Svikel
January 25, 2017
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

 At Home 1. Gather a few friends and make a gingerbread house, it isn’t too late! 2. Make new family ornaments for the following year     a. Gather materials at Michaels or Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores         i. Go to the                    craft store                  a...

Jazz bands hold concert in band room, prepares for Essentially Ellington

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
January 17, 2017
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Music

The MTHS jazz bands experienced a change of atmosphere as they held their regular concert in the band room rather than in the theater on Thursday, Jan. 12. Due to the drama production gearing up for the upcoming musical Zombie Prom, the theater was filled with stage sets. Each piece performed by ...

Structural racism may be prevalent in MTHS, community

By Gavin Norley, Hawkeye Staff
January 12, 2017
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Op/Ed

MTHS is full of different groups and people. But one question comes to mind when observing these groups: Do the students hang out with the people in their groups because of their race? Think about your race. Now, think about the race of all your friends. Is it diverse or are all of you the same? ...

Koalaty Improv advances to improv Hogan Cup competition

By Nolan DeGarlais, Staff Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under A&E, Drama, Improv

The MTHS Koalaty Improv Theatre Sports team faced the Kamiak High School Theater Sports team in the MTHS library on Thursday, November 17 to battle it out in an improv competition. They had general ideas about what they would do once on the stage, but they used audience ideas to create a story on t...

Robotics auction raises $12,500

Robotics auction raises $12,500

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Online Manager
November 10, 2016
Filed under A&E, STEM, Technology

Four robotics teams and their friends and family came together at Edmonds Community College for the 10th annual Robotics Family Festival and Fundraiser on Saturday, November 5th. The robotics teams of Edmonds Heights K-12, Mountlake Terrace High School, Lynwood High School and Edmonds Woodway ...

Local Washington jazz bands gather for the 26th annual Jazz Symposium

Local Washington jazz bands gather for the 26th annual Jazz Symposium

By Harper Thomas, Hawkeye Staff
November 2, 2016
Filed under A&E, Band, Music

On the morning of October 29, Terrace was already full and buzzing with countless jazz students from around the district, toting their instruments and music for the 26th annual Jazz Symposium. Several classrooms were converted into Master Classes for students playing specific instruments, the band...

Students get dolled up for Glamour Day

Students get dolled up for Glamour Day

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
September 29, 2016
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories, Glamour Day, Homecoming, Lifestyle

The MTHS Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) invited students to play dress-up for the free Mother Daughter Glamour Day on Saturday, Sept. 24. The event, put on by the PTSA, was held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m in the MTHS HUB. The third annual Glamour Day served as an opportunity for students try on ...

Band program starts up Open Mic sessions for all

Band program starts up Open Mic sessions for all

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under A&E, Band, Lifestyle, Music

The first “Open Mic” session of the year was held in the MTHS band room during PASS on Friday, Sept. 23. There will be various Open Mic events throughout the school year, hosted by band teacher Darin Faul. “[The Open Mic] is not open to just music students,” Faul said. “It’s an opportun...

Freshman FAQ

By Hawkeye Staff; Graphics by Flynn Thomas
September 7, 2016
Filed under A&E

Q: How much work is freshman year? A: If you manage your time well and work efficiently, then this school year shouldn’t be too much of a challenge.If you’re properly motivated then there will be a higher chance of success. Socially, it may be tough because of the transition from middle school....

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