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Senior’s film accepted to SIFF

Senior’s film accepted to SIFF

By Megan Resler
March 3, 2010
Filed under A&E, News, School News

Expanding film through education, the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) offers youth under 18 the opportunity to submit their films to the festival for a reduced rate. The program is titled FutureWave. Senior Nick Terry’s film, “Senior Prom,” has been accepted into the festival thr...

Carton vs. bagged milk

Carton vs. bagged milk

By Megan Resler
February 24, 2010
Filed under News, School News

Upon returning from winter break MTHS cafeteria lunch-goers found a drastic change had taken place in the school lunch lines. Previously plastic bagged milk, of the chocolate and white variety, had been replaced with the cardboard carton version students may remember using five years to the prior in...

Filtering parameters revised on staff computer profiles

Filtering parameters revised on staff computer profiles

By Megan Resler
February 24, 2010
Filed under News, School News

The Edmonds School District has recently reevaluated their Internet filtering levels for teachers in the district. Beginning Oct. 12, 2009 online communities, chat, instant messaging, games and newsgroup sites were unblocked on staff profiles. Before new sites were unblocked however, teachers were r...

Roof renovation underway

Roof renovation underway

By Megan Resler
February 24, 2010
Filed under News, School News

For the first time in many Terrace students’ memories of the school, there has been active maintenance on the roof above the gym. Construction on a new gym roof began over Winter Break, becoming less and less subtle as students came back to school. Numerous detrimental and inconvenient leaks have spur...

ESD levy on Feb. ballot

By Megan Resler
February 24, 2010
Filed under News, School News

Beginning Friday Jan. 20, Washington state registered voters will receive their mail-in ballots for the Feb. 9 elections. The School Programs and Operations Levy has been re-added to Snohomish County’s ballot by the Edmonds School District, reinstating an old tax nearing it’s expiration date.. Other dis...

Daily flag salute requirements unclear to many

By Megan Resler
November 4, 2009
Filed under News, School News

Code of Washington (RCW) 28A.230.140, Mountlake Terrace High School students recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Amongst the MTHS community there are many misconceptions about what is legally required for students to do regarding the Pledge. Some students object to reciting the pledge due to personal convictions,...

All overnight field-trips canceled

By Megan Resler
November 4, 2009
Filed under News, School News

Based on a recommendation that Superintendent Nick Brossoit received from the Snohomish County Health Department, he has canceled all overnight student field trips until Dec. 1. This issue is a direct response to the rapid manner in which H1N1 (Swine Flu) is being transmitted among students and commu...

No food, no phones in the library

By Megan Resler
November 4, 2009
Filed under News, School News

The library policy is currently no food, no phones. Casey Meier, new MTHS Library Media Specialist said, “The function of a library is to provide a working and studying place. The phone isn’t involved with work or study.” Although library policy has was not revised at the start of the school year, ...

At last: Hawks make football playoffs

By Hawkeye Staff
November 4, 2009
Filed under News, School News

The most significant day in Terrace football history to date was last Friday, with a possible encore set for this Saturday as the Hawks host the Central Kitsap H.S. Cougars at 1 p.m. at Edmonds Stadium in the first round of the 4A playoffs. “We’re not satisfied with just making playoffs,” assis...

Grad requirements revised, again

By Suzanne Cho
October 14, 2009
Filed under News, School News

Graduation is something that high school students look forward to in their senior year. There are certain graduation requirements that students must have in order to graduate. However, recent changes have been made to these graduation requirements and will be taking place in the ’09-’10 school year....

Freshmen elect officers

By Hawkeye Staff
October 14, 2009
Filed under News, School News

Freshman filter into the gym, they scatter themselves amongst the bleachers with friends by their sides all waiting with curiosity and anticipation for the start of one of their first official high school events, elections. Freshman class elections took place Sept. 15, in the Terraceum. “I wanted to...

Dancing as a team: hip hop group strives for improvement

By Jessica Lim
October 14, 2009
Filed under News, School News

“If you are good at dance, and like it, do it. Join!” said Shawn Semana, a two year MTHS hip hop dancer. The new year has begun and hip hop and break have started anew with tryouts and upcoming performances. There was initial doubt among the students at MTHS as to whether there was going to be ...

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