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Palumbo: McCleary is the “most important thing” right now

Palumbo: McCleary is the “most important thing” right now

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Education, Feature, Featured Stories, News

And with a final concurrence from Chief Justice Barbara A. Madsen, Washington state was found guilty in the famous Washington state Supreme Court case McCleary v. State. The lawsuit was filed in 2007 by the Network for Excellence in Washington State (NEWS), a statewide coalition that campaigns for...

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...

Hawkeye executive editor named state journalist of the year

Hawkeye executive editor named state journalist of the year

March 10, 2017


Filed under Featured Stories, News, School News

Senior Stephi Smith, the Hawkeye’s executive editor, was named the Washington Journalism Education Association’s Journalist of the Year this afternoon in a surprise presentation in the Hawkeye news room. The 2016 journalist of the year, Jacoy Willis from Inglemoor H.S.; the 2016 adviser o...

Education workers participate in solidarity strike

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

February 17, 2017


Filed under Education, Featured Stories, News, recent

Labor unions rallied together to go on a general strike of solidarity and economic boycott on Friday, Feb. 17 to protest recent legislative rulings in Wash. regarding unions. According to a Facebook page for the Solidarity Strike in Seattle, the purpose of the strike is to express discontent for the...

New template, changes to ESD-provided websites

New template, changes to ESD-provided websites

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Education, News, School News

A new layout has taken to Edmonds School District (ESD) related websites, with different navigation setups and a more responsive system. The website launched Friday, Jan 27 and the last website that was turned on was the ESD official website on Tuesday, Jan 31. The content management system Schoolwires...

MTHS Helps Feed Community

By Ciara Laney, Hawkeye Staff

January 23, 2017


Filed under Feature, News, School News, Uncategorized

ASB president Hani Nakkour, senior class president Aarthi Yogendran, and other members of ASB have been hard at work collecting nonperishable foods and money for the annual MTHS food drive from Monday, November 14 through Friday, December 9, 2016. All the proceeds go to Concern for Neighbors Food Bank...

Students, teachers and parents flood the capitol steps for education funding

Students, teachers and parents flood the capitol steps for education funding

By Harper Thomas, Hawkeye staff

January 19, 2017


Filed under Education, Featured Stories, News, recent

“Students first! Sufficient funds! Students first! Sufficient funds!” Upwards of 6,500 students, teachers and parents from around Washington flooded the steps of Olympia on Jan. 16 for education funding. Despite the cold temperatures of the January morning, a buzz of energy and determina...

MTHS Mock Election vs. 2016 Election Comparison

By Sam Johnson, Data Manager

January 18, 2017


Filed under Feature, News

Students and staff participated in a mock election based on the actual election taking place in Washington and the rest of the United States on Nov. 8. Much like the real election, students had to register to vote ahead of time by writing their name, gender, grade and PASS class on a piece of paper. Thi...

Stabbing at Alderwood Mall, second in past month

By Kennedy Cooper, Hawkeye Staff

January 15, 2017


Filed under News, recent, Uncategorized

UPDATE: Jan. 17, 3:15 p.m. Philip Herrera was charged on Sunday with one count each of first- and second-degree assault with a weapon in the stabbing that afternoon in the food court at Alderwood Mall, according to Snohomish County. ------ A suspect is in custody and a victim is at Harborview M...

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...

#DAPL

#DAPL

By Sierra Clark, News Editor

January 9, 2017


Filed under Feature, Featured Stories, News

The United States is littered with pipelines all across its seven regions. According to pipeline101.com, a website that aims to inform people on U.S. pipelines, said that there are over 2.4 million pipelines total in the U.S. alone. According to the United States Department of Transportation, of ...

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