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Santa Breakfast builds community through holiday spirit

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

December 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Choir, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music, Op/Ed, Orchestra

Festooned with paper snowflakes, the HUB was filled with Christmas hats and nonstop music performances for the 16th annual Santa Breakfast event on Saturday, Dec. 9. The concert orchestra set off the festivities activities with their performance, later switching out with the chamber orchestra, as ...

“Black Girl in Suburbia” screening sparks community dialogue on race

“Black Girl in Suburbia” screening sparks community dialogue on race

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

December 6, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

The Edmonds School District and City of Edmonds Diversity Commission (EDC) sponsored a screening of “Black Girl in Suburbia” in the MTHS theater on Friday, Dec. 1. The showing of the  2014 film was followed by a Q&A session and discussion about race with director Melissa Lowery, along with ...

Band ensembles join for first full concert

By Jackson Freund, Hawkeye staff

December 6, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Jazz, Lifestyle

The MTHS concert band, starting with the MTHS jazz ensembles, kicked off the first full band concert of the year on Thursday, Nov. 9. The full band started off with the song “In Heaven’s Earth” calming the audience, only to start the next song “Kentucky 1800,” waking the audience from the lul...

Music dominates the podium at annual talent show

By Meghan Park, Hawkeye staff

December 4, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

In past years, Terrace has participated in many talent shows. This year, the choir program put on a school wide talent show to help fundraise for items such as equipment. 13 acts with a variety of genres performed on Thursday, Nov. 16. Three of the four judges came back to Terrace as alumni dynamics s...

“Black Girl in Suburbia” film to be screened Friday

“Black Girl in Suburbia” film to be screened Friday

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

A screening of the 2014 movie “Black Girl in Suburbia” will take place in the MTHS theater on Friday, Dec. 1 at 6:30 p.m. Melissa Lowery, the film’s director, is to hold a Q&A session following the event. “Black Girl in Suburbia” is a feature documentary that is centered around the li...

Snohomish Pie Company honored as best pie in area

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, The425

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Seattle Refined, a program run in partnership with Seattle based KOMO News, awarded a So Northwest Award in the category of Best Pie in the Pacific Northwest to Snohomish Pie Company on Nov. 17. The So Northwest Awards are based on votes received from the communities i...

At the heart of jazz

By Semira Beraki, Hawkeye staff

November 27, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Jazz, Lifestyle

Jazz musicians from all around Washington gathered for the 27th annual MTHS Jazz Symposium on Saturday, Oct. 28. This educational music event allowed jazz students to perform and share their music in various performances. From small combos to big band groups, the symposium featured a variety of experienc...

Student support advocate accepts job with Lynnwood Police

Student support advocate accepts job with Lynnwood Police

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Feature, Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Teacher Feature

While following her dream, Ashley Dawson helped build the foundation for social workers in the Edmonds School District (ESD) and held the hands of many students as the first student support advocate and social worker for MTHS. Seven and a half years later, Dawson moved into a similar position with th...

Volleyball and justice for all

Volleyball and justice for all

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Sports

"As much as I am for change in other aspects of the world and life, this is one I probably wouldn't want to change when it comes to school tradition." - Rene Noeun, Varsity Volleyball Coach

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The Grennan Twins take on Terrace

The Grennan Twins take on Terrace

By Jacob Allard, Photo Co-Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Feature, Lifestyle

“It’s kind of a weird story — we were born at the exact same time. Our kind of twin is super rare. There are like 50 born a year [with a] 20 percent chance of living,” freshman Jacob Grennan said. Jacob and his twin brother Andrew Grennan were born simultaneously on Sept. 9, 2002. Starting thei...

Community gathers for ninth annual school district 5K

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under Band, Lifestyle, The425

A herd of almost 800 runners, including dogs and babies, raced to the finish in the ninth annual Celebrate Schools 5K for the Foundation for the Edmonds School District. They gathered outside of the Loews Theater at Alderwood Mall on Saturday morning and took off on their journey at 8 a.m. The F...

Tamir Hendelman Trio share outcome of MTHS jazz collaboration

Tamir Hendelman Trio share outcome of MTHS jazz collaboration

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music

The jazz program kicked off their first jazz night of the school year featuring the Tamir Hendelman Trio, a well-known jazz rhythm section. After working with the band on Monday, Sept. 25, pianist Tamir Hendelman, bassist Alex Frank and drummer Dean Koba performed with them the following night. Prio...

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