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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...

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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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...

Creepy clown rumors answered

By Sarah Davis, Hawkeye Staff
October 7, 2016
Filed under News, recent, School News

It might not be Halloween yet, but that hasn’t stopped dozens of clowns from popping up all over America. Around the end of August, people started to spot  “creepy clowns” in their towns. There have been sightings in over 35 states including Texas, Wisconsin, South Carolina among others. More...

Pigeons land at MTHS

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
September 19, 2016
Filed under News

Throughout the school day, two pigeons have been located throughout the MTHS building. Principal Greg Schwab noticed them this morning when he arrived at school, at about 6 a.m., one in the main entrance near the skylights and one in the main gym. Schwab said that he’s not sure when the pige...

Edmonds Car Crash Kills Former MTHS Student

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
September 9, 2016
Filed under Featured Stories, News

Five Edmonds School District students, ages 13-16, were involved in a car wreck on Olympic View drive in Edmonds on Friday, July 22. According to Edmonds police Sgt. Shane Hawley, the BMW’s speed had caused it to swerve off the road and into a tree on block 8000, injuring the three surviving passengers. ...

The ASB Budget Breakdown:

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under Feature, Featured Stories, News

The MTHS Associated Student Body (ASB) has a meeting at the end of every school year to make the final decision on the school's activities budget for the following school year. This meeting decides what clubs and activities get what amount of money from ASB to support their travel, equipment and production,...

Edmonds crash leads to death of student

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
July 31, 2016
Filed under News, School News

Five Edmonds School District students ranging in ages 13 to 16 were involved in a one car accident in Edmonds on Friday. The BMW swerved off the road before hitting a tree, taking the lives of 16-year-old Zach Langer of Edmonds and 15-year-old Noah Vires of Mountlake Terrace. Speed is believed t...

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