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EdCC to host “Big Dream” STEM documentary

By Sierra Clark, Hawkeye staff
April 19, 2016
Filed under News

The Edmonds Community College (EdCC) Black Box Theater is hosting a free movie screening Wednesday at 6 p.m. The featured film, “Big Dream,” is a documentary following seven young women from around the world pursuing their goals in computer science. Edmonds Community College has many programs ...

HBN Daily Announcements

HBN Daily Announcements

April 18, 2016
Filed under HBN Daily Announcements

HBN Daily Announcements Thanks to our student media partner – The Hawk Broadcasting Network – you can now watch the daily announcements right here. Stay tuned for even more content as we build this great partnership. If you're looking for LIVE sports coverage CLICK HERE If you want to s...

Community, school and media staff honored in Los Angeles

Community, school and media staff honored in Los Angeles

April 17, 2016
Filed under Featured Stories, News, School News

LOS ANGELES – For the third year in a row – and the fifth time overall – MTHS been named a First Amendment Press Freedom Award recipient. The FAPFA, as it's called, and several other awards were presented to members of HBN and the Hawkeye at the JEA/NSPA national convention this past weekend in...

UPDATE: Former student charged with third-degree rape

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor-in-Chief
April 16, 2016
Filed under News, School News

UPDATE: 16 APRIL 2016 The former MTHS student who was emergency expelled in January (see below) under suspicion of sexual assault has been formally charged with third-degree rape – a felony – by Snohomish County prosecutors, according to court papers. The 17-year-old male is being charged as a...

Students conduct research in Olympic Peninsula

Students conduct research in Olympic Peninsula

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor-in-Chief
April 14, 2016
Filed under News

MTHS sophomores, juniors and seniors spent the past three days participating in the NatureBridge program in the Hoh rainforest. Biology teacher Penny Lefavour took 16 students from her AP Biology and Biotech classes to the rainforest, who spent time hiking through the woods and collecting data along...

McDuffy named superintendent

McDuffy named superintendent

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor in Chief
April 1, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, Featured Stories, News

Dr. Kris McDuffy, the current superintendent of the Arlington School District, has been named the new superintendent of the Edmonds School District. Board of Directors Announcement: New Edmonds School District Superintendent (excerpt) The school board made its decision following last night's pu...

Superintendent finalists to speak at public forum Thursday

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor-in-Chief
March 30, 2016
Filed under News, School News

UPDATE: Watch the forum LIVE Thanks to our broadcast partners at Hawk TV/HBN, you can watch the superintendent forum right here, LIVE, starting at 6:30 p.m. http://youtu.be/GJg98lOXhSM   The superintendent search continues as the two finalist candidates are set to attend a Community Publi...

Fire breaks out at Madrona K-8, school cancelled Monday

Fire breaks out at Madrona K-8, school cancelled Monday

By Luke Thurber, General Manager
March 27, 2016
Filed under News, School News

School has been canceled tomorrow at Madrona K-8 for all students after small fire broke out in the staff lounge at around 8 p.m. After the firefighters arrived on-scene the fire was put out in about 15 minutes, according to Leslie Hynes, the Public Information Officer for Fire District One. The fi...

Junior Jordan Hsu develops new Math Club at MTHS

Junior Jordan Hsu develops new Math Club at MTHS

By Stephi Smith, News Editor
March 26, 2016
Filed under Education, News, School News

As of October, Math Club meets every Friday in math teacher Nick Lencioni’s room, room During the meeting, members practice math equations out of a pamphlet from the American Mathematics Competition (AMC), an organization dedicated to “strengthening the mathematical capabilities of [the U.S.] yout...

MTHS teacher among winners of international writing contest

By Mikayla Smith, Hawkeye Staff
March 23, 2016
Filed under Education, News, School News

MTHS Humanities teacher Stephen Merlino won second place in a fiction short story writing contest called ‘Writers of the Future’. With this contest having the most admissions out of all the years it’s been held, a shocking eight thousand, Merlino said he feels so lucky to have had his story ch...

Chess Club starts up at MTHS

Chess Club starts up at MTHS

By Stephi Smith, News Editor
March 18, 2016
Filed under News, School News

The green numbers from the chess clock ticks away as Chess Club president and senior Tyler Grabarczyk sets up the board. Every Tuesday and Thursday, Chess Club meets in room 112, English teacher Robert Reichle’s classroom. According to Reichle, the club began in January, after him and Grabarczyk discuss...

Sign-up deadline approaching for College Planning Day

By Sierra Clark, Hawkeye Staff
March 16, 2016
Filed under News, School News

Bellevue College is hosting the College Planning Day on Tuesday, March 29th, at which students can go to their campus and attend four presentations by college representatives. It will be held from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., though sign in starts at 8:30 a.m. Targeted towards juniors and sophomores who ...

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