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MTHS holds community forum about safety

By Samantha Svikel, Hawkeye Staff
January 12
Filed under News, School News

The MTHS administration held a community forum on Monday, January 9th in the theatre due to gun related events that occurred on Wednesday, January 4th and Friday, January 6th. Principal Greg Schwab has said these events were unrelated. Parents from the Mountlake Terrace and Brier areas came to learn...

Weather-related collision outside MTHS

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
January 10
Filed under News

Two cars crashed into each other this morning outside MTHS and blocked the intersection leading to the campus entrance after skidding on black ice. The crash occurred sometime during first period, according to Principal Greg Schwab, causing many students to arrive late to their second period. Principal G...

#DAPL

#DAPL

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
January 9
Filed under Feature, Featured Stories, News

The United States is littered with pipelines all across its seven regions. According to pipeline101.com, a website that aims to inform people on U.S. pipelines, said that there are over 2.4 million pipelines total in the U.S. alone. According to the United States Department of Transportation, of ...

Schwab: “[The photo] was not intended to be a threat”

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
January 4
Filed under News, School News

An MTHS student was emergency expelled Jan. 4 after posting an image of a pile of bullets with the caption “be prepared” on Instagram. The expulsion was announced through emails and other district media following an eventful day that saw 28 percent of the students were absent, though many of those ...

Theater sports place 3rd in Hogan Cup

Theater sports place 3rd in Hogan Cup

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Online Manager
December 5
Filed under News

At the famous Gum Wall in Pike Place Market, Unexpected Productions' Market Theater hosted the 19th annual Hogan Cup on Monday November 21st . The Hogan Cup is an improvisational championship for high school teams. Schools involved are helped by Unexpected Productions coaches. Unexpected Production...

Terrace hosts trombonist Jiggs Whigham for jazz performance

Terrace hosts trombonist Jiggs Whigham for jazz performance

By Harper Thomas, Hawkeye Staff
November 17
Filed under Music, News

On Thursday, November 10, the Mountlake Terrace Jazz bands hosted jazz musician Jiggs Whigham who traveled from Germany to play in one of the best jazz concerts held in this school’s theater. Full of energy, both jazz bands fed off of the presence of Whigham, an eager audience and the growing ant...

Post-election walk-out takes 44th Ave in protest of current political climate

Post-election walk-out takes 44th Ave in protest of current political climate

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
November 14
Filed under Featured Stories, News

About 100 MTHS students, according to Principal Greg Schwab, took to 44th Ave. W outside the school during sixth period in solidarity with a “nationwide walkout” to protest the most recent election, in which Republican candidate Donald Trump was elected president. Schwab sent out an all-s...

Students more in favor of chromebooks than not as every day device

Students more in favor of chromebooks than not as every day device

By Matthew Hipolito, Hawkeye staff
October 26
Filed under News

Fashion at Terrace varies wildly, but despite the myriad of accessories sported by our students, there is one item that is essential to every student whatever their taste. The black travel cases that contain students’ District-issued 1:1 Chromebooks can be seen toted by many at our school. These bl...

Stressed out

Stressed out

By Mikayla Smyth-Wells
October 25
Filed under News

What do you think of when you think about stress? Something that happens at home? At school? A relationship? Stress is defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a state of mental tension and worry caused by problems in your life, work, etc.” For highschool students, it’s more likely to be ...

What the Why-Fi?

By Mathew Hipolito
October 25
Filed under School News

When students were handed their Chromebooks around the time that school started, they were also handed the only device capable of connecting to school Wi-Fi. The school disabled access to school Wi-Fi on personal devices effective this school year, largely because the school simply did not have enoug...

Jim Meadows: Leader in education

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
October 17
Filed under News

Even though he graduated with the class of 1987, Jim Meadows has not lost his love for education. Years after he graduated from MTHS, he returned and taught 10th grade History and Spanish 1. “I think I might even go back and teach actually. I miss it a lot,” Meadows said. The teachers a...

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