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School Resource Officer position reintroduced following hiatus

School Resource Officer position reintroduced following hiatus

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under News

A School Resource Officer (SRO) will be implemented at MTHS during the third quarter of the current school year. The SRO program is a collaboration between the Edmonds School District (ESD) and the Mountlake Terrace Police Department and will place a specially trained police officer at MTHS during r...

New Classes for the Masses

New Classes for the Masses

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2018


Filed under News

Editor's Note: This story has been updated for accuracy and to maintain factual consistency. The print version of this article in Issue 4 of HAWKEYE differs from this online version. MTHS has expanded course offerings for the 2018-2019 school year. New classes being offered include Literature of Soci...

Damaging Impact of Government Shutdown

Damaging Impact of Government Shutdown

By Bani Bedi, Hawkeye Staff

March 20, 2018


Filed under News

In the span of only three weeks during January and February, America faced two government shutdowns. Lawmakers struggled to reach compromises to settle the political instability in Congress. But what is a government shutdown? There has been a dichotomy between Democrat and Republican parties regarding...

District redefines crowdsourcing parameters

District redefines crowdsourcing parameters

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under Education, News

In an email sent out to Edmonds School District (ESD) staff, Assistant Superintendent Greg Schwab informed districtwide staff of new ESD policies and procedures related to fundraising. Based on the direction of the Washington State Auditor’s Office, the ESD School Board decided to prohibit the use of ...

ESD passes replacement levy to maintain educational operations

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under News, recent, School News

Preliminary election results from the Snohomish County special election which took place on Tuesday, Feb. 13 show the Edmonds School District (ESD) Replacement School Programs and Operations Levy passing with 54.33 percent voter approval as of Feb. 19. School district levies require over 50 percent ...

Hall pass regulations tightened to prevent fire alarms

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2018


Filed under News, School News

Staff and administration now require students to sign out on a sheet when using a hall pass during class time. They enacted this measure in response to the four fire alarms set off in January, none of which were attributed to an actual fire. Fire alarms rang on Jan. 10, 11, 23 and 24. The latter two occur...

TSA takes home honors from regional competitions

TSA takes home honors from regional competitions

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, School News, STEM, Technology, TSA

The MTHS Technology Student Association (TSA) hosted their first regional competition on Saturday, Jan. 13 at MTHS. Students from five schools inside and outside of the district competed in events at the competition, with 11 MTHS students taking top three positions. The event featured competitions in Ex...

Funding, class sizes requirements cause scheduling problems

Funding, class sizes requirements cause scheduling problems

By Ian Dortsch, Staff

January 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, School News, Uncategorized

Schools tend to have problems with class sizes, and MTHS is no exception. Even this year, the school had problems with organizing the classes students will be taking, some of which you might’ve heard about or experienced yourself. While it may not seem like it, class sizes affect everyone. Because of the amoun...

The revised Constitution

The revised Constitution

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under ASB elections, Feature, News, School News

The Associated Student Body (ASB) proposed amendments to the ASB constitution in an email sent out schoolwide on Jan. 3. The amendment process began over the summer of 2017 when the six officers of the schoolwide Executive ASB — known as “Big 6”—  decided the constitution needed updates to more c...

Me Too

Me Too

By Nhung Lam, Hawkeye Staff

January 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, U.S. and World News

Alyssa Milano, an actor, singer and activist, took one twitter hashtag, #MeToo, and revived the movement against sexual harassment and assault on women, originally campaigned by activist Tarana Burke in 2006. On October 15, Milano turned to Twitter, posting, “If you’ve been sexually harassed or...

Permanent city hall for Mountlake Terrace approved

Permanent city hall for Mountlake Terrace approved

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under Crime and police, News, The425

On Nov. 7, 2017, voters in Mountlake Terrace approved Proposition 1 to fund a new and permanent City Hall with a 69.55 percent yes vote. Since 2008, the city has been renting space for about $40,000 a month from Redstone Corporate Center to fulfill City Hall functions. The city had to vacate the old ...

C Team Triumphs

By Sarah Davis, Sports Co-Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Sports

Terrace men’s basketball is seeing one success after another with the varsity and JV teams dominating both this season and last. That also includes the Terrace C-team as they are winning against many opposing C-teams. Last year’s C-team was strong, with an ending record of 15-3. This year’s t...

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