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New template, changes to ESD-provided websites

New template, changes to ESD-provided websites

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Education, News, School News

A new layout has taken to Edmonds School District (ESD) related websites, with different navigation setups and a more responsive system. The website launched Friday, Jan 27 and the last website that was turned on was the ESD official website on Tuesday, Jan 31. The content management system Schoolwires...

MTHS Helps Feed Community

By Ciara Laney, Hawkeye Staff
January 23, 2017
Filed under Feature, News, School News, Uncategorized

ASB president Hani Nakkour, senior class president Aarthi Yogendran, and other members of ASB have been hard at work collecting nonperishable foods and money for the annual MTHS food drive from Monday, November 14 through Friday, December 9, 2016. All the proceeds go to Concern for Neighbors Food Bank...

Students, teachers and parents flood the capitol steps for education funding

Students, teachers and parents flood the capitol steps for education funding

By Harper Thomas, Hawkeye staff
January 19, 2017
Filed under Education, Featured Stories, News, recent

“Students first! Sufficient funds! Students first! Sufficient funds!” Upwards of 6,500 students, teachers and parents from around Washington flooded the steps of Olympia on Jan. 16 for education funding. Despite the cold temperatures of the January morning, a buzz of energy and determina...

MTHS Mock Election vs. 2016 Election Comparison

By Sam Johnson, Data Manager
January 18, 2017
Filed under Feature, News

Students and staff participated in a mock election based on the actual election taking place in Washington and the rest of the United States on Nov. 8. Much like the real election, students had to register to vote ahead of time by writing their name, gender, grade and PASS class on a piece of paper. Thi...

Stabbing at Alderwood Mall, second in past month

By Kennedy Cooper, Hawkeye Staff
January 15, 2017
Filed under News, recent, Uncategorized

UPDATE: Jan. 17, 3:15 p.m. Philip Herrera was charged on Sunday with one count each of first- and second-degree assault with a weapon in the stabbing that afternoon in the food court at Alderwood Mall, according to Snohomish County. ------ A suspect is in custody and a victim is at Harborview M...

MTHS holds community forum about safety

By Samantha Svikel, Hawkeye Staff
January 12, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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...

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