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Smoke alarm causes impromptu evacuation

By Sierra Clark, News Editor
March 22, 2017
Filed under News, School News

A smoke detector alarm rang throughout MTHS at approximately 10:30 a.m. this morning, causing an impromptu evacuation of the school. Many students were unaware of the situation, as it was not one of the planned fire drills. Principal Greg Schwab assured that it was only the smoke alarms that we...

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...

Koalaty Improv advances to improv Hogan Cup competition

By Nolan DeGarlais, Staff Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under A&E, Drama, Improv

The MTHS Koalaty Improv Theatre Sports team faced the Kamiak High School Theater Sports team in the MTHS library on Thursday, November 17 to battle it out in an improv competition. They had general ideas about what they would do once on the stage, but they used audience ideas to create a story on t...

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...

Homecoming thank you’s, clowns, pigeons and a few other random thoughts

By Greg Schwab, Principal
October 26, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed

That was a great Homecoming Week! I was so impressed by the effort put into planning the week by our ASB, for all of the spirit shown for all the dress-up days and on the day of the assembly. The whole week was just a great example of the kind of school we are—spirited, welcoming and enthusiastic. These are all ...

MTHS Cheer Headed for State Competition after competition at Kentwood

By Brianna Houtman, Staff Writer
February 4, 2016
Filed under Sports

This Saturday, Jan. 30, the MTHS cheer team performed in the state cheer competition at the Alaska Airlines Arena, home of the ‘Udub’ Huskies. The team placed third out of seven teams in the non-tumbling medium division with a score of 63 out of 90. The team struggled with the stunting portion...

Terrace sports officially moves down to 2A, joins new league for football

By Irvin Zhang, Sports Editor
January 15, 2016
Filed under recent, Sports

On Thursday, Jan. 14th, the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) formally announced that Mountlake Terrace, a school that’s been in the 3A division for quite some time, will move down to 2A for football, while Shorecrest will move up into the 3A division. According to athletics and ...

Band concert showcases southeast quadrant student talent

Band concert showcases southeast quadrant student talent

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor-in-Chief
May 19, 2015
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

Family, friends, teachers and musicians packed into the Terraceum on Thursday night as bands from MTHS, Brier Terrace Middle School (BTMS) and sixth graders from various schools performed at the southeast quadrant band concert. The event kicked off with sixth graders from across the edmonds school...

Hawks come up short against WesCo leading Grizzlies

Hawks come up short against WesCo leading Grizzlies

By Irvin Zhang, Hawkeye Staff
January 7, 2015
Filed under Sports

Looking to carry the momentum from snapping their five game losing streak against the Lake Stevens Vikings, the Hawks faced off against the 9-2 Grizzlies, but through a scoreless third quarter and multiple other setbacks, the Hawks were defeated 33-43. Coming into this game, the Grizzlies were undefeated...

Injuries Suck

By Irvin Zhang, Staff
November 18, 2014
Filed under HawkSquawk Sports Commentary, Sports

About three weeks ago, the Hawkeye published their second issue of the year and in the sports section, there was a big article written by yours truly about injury and the recovery that goes into them. To write that article, I wanted to get some more perspective on injuries so I decided to go through...

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