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Comedy night held in MTHS theater May 6 honoring seniors last show

Comedy night held in MTHS theater May 6 honoring seniors last show

By Mikayla Smith, Hawkeye Staff
May 12, 2016
Filed under News

On Friday, May 6, the Drama Club hosted a improv comedy night in the MTHS Theater from 7 to approximately 8:30 pm. It was in honor of the seniors, for it was their last improvisation performance at MTHS. The idea of this night  was adopted at  beginning of the school year. However, there was on...

ASL students compete in statewide competition

By Stephi Smith, News Editor
May 6, 2016
Filed under Education, News, School News

On Saturday April 30, ASL teacher Terry Sasser sent five ASL students to compete in the Washington State CTE ASL competition, in which they represented CTE leadership and MTHS. Of the students were Mustafa Balikci, Ayanna Traylor, Ty Hardan, Janis Trent and Rosa Park. The competition focused on th...

Wellness Committee grant leads to water refilling stations at MTHS

By Sierra Clark, Hawkeye Staff
May 5, 2016
Filed under Education, Health, School News

The Edmonds School District's (ESD) Wellness Committee recently received a total of $132,600 from the Next Generation Initiative through the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction’s (OSPI) Healthy Kids-Healthy Schools grant. ESD received the grant to install a water bottle filling station...

Threats made to staff member lead to MTHS undergoing “soft lockdown”

By Stephi Smith, News Editor
May 5, 2016
Filed under News, School News

Today at approximately 12:30 p.m., an email was sent out to MTHS staff alerting them of threats made to a staff member earlier this morning. The threats were sent through phone calls and text messages, saying the sender would come to MTHS sometime that day to harm the recipient. The staff member a...

Open mic night held at MLT library April 20

By Mikayla Smith, Hawkeye staff
May 5, 2016
Filed under A&E, News, School News

On Saturday April 20th, the main coordinators of Mountlake Terrace Library events, Kyami Nyamidie, Ann Hursey and Christina Montilla hosted a Poetry and music event from 12:45 to 3 p.m. featuring the First Youth Poet and author, Leija Farr, and famous pianist, Cara Hill. This event was to honor April, ...

Student verbally harassed on walk to school

By Sierra Clark, Hawkeye Staff
May 2, 2016
Filed under News, School News

At approximately 9:10 this morning, a female student was verbally harassed on her way to school. Principal Greg Schwab clarified that the student does not attend any morning classes. The student was walking near 44th Avenue and 212th when a male driving a black Mazda 3 drove past her, going the ...

Former student charged with third-degree rape

By Stephi Smith, News Editor
April 22, 2016
Filed under News, School News

Snohomish County prosecutors charged a former MTHS 17-year-old male student with third-degree rape, a felony, earlier this week for a sexual assault that occurred on campus in January. (See related story). On Tuesday, the boy was charged by Snohomish County Deputy prosecutor Randy Yates. According to Yates, th...

STEM Expo 2016 showcases diversity, creativity of ideas

By Danielle Barnett, Hawkeye staff
April 21, 2016
Filed under Education, News, STEM

Last Monday, April 18, students involved in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math [STEM] programs in grades 4-12 came to MTHS to present the projects they have been working on. These students come from all over the districts to share their projects and ideas at the STEM Expo. MTHS junior, Kai ...

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...

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