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Schwab: “[The photo] was not intended to be a threat”

By Sierra Clark, News Editor

January 4, 2017


Filed under News, School News

An MTHS student was emergency expelled Jan. 4 after posting an image of a pile of bullets with the caption “be prepared” on Instagram. The expulsion was announced through emails and other district media following an eventful day that saw 28 percent of the students were absent, though many of those ...

Theater sports place 3rd in Hogan Cup

Theater sports place 3rd in Hogan Cup

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Online Manager

December 5, 2016


Filed under News

At the famous Gum Wall in Pike Place Market, Unexpected Productions' Market Theater hosted the 19th annual Hogan Cup on Monday November 21st . The Hogan Cup is an improvisational championship for high school teams. Schools involved are helped by Unexpected Productions coaches. Unexpected Production...

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...

Post-election walk-out takes 44th Ave in protest of current political climate

Post-election walk-out takes 44th Ave in protest of current political climate

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

November 14, 2016


Filed under Featured Stories, News

About 100 MTHS students, according to Principal Greg Schwab, took to 44th Ave. W outside the school during sixth period in solidarity with a “nationwide walkout” to protest the most recent election, in which Republican candidate Donald Trump was elected president. Schwab sent out an all-s...

Students more in favor of chromebooks than not as every day device

Students more in favor of chromebooks than not as every day device

By Matthew Hipolito, Hawkeye staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under News

Fashion at Terrace varies wildly, but despite the myriad of accessories sported by our students, there is one item that is essential to every student whatever their taste. The black travel cases that contain students’ District-issued 1:1 Chromebooks can be seen toted by many at our school. These bl...

Stressed out

Stressed out

By Mikayla Smyth-Wells

October 25, 2016


Filed under News

What do you think of when you think about stress? Something that happens at home? At school? A relationship? Stress is defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a state of mental tension and worry caused by problems in your life, work, etc.” For highschool students, it’s more likely to be ...

What the Why-Fi?

By Mathew Hipolito

October 25, 2016


Filed under School News

When students were handed their Chromebooks around the time that school started, they were also handed the only device capable of connecting to school Wi-Fi. The school disabled access to school Wi-Fi on personal devices effective this school year, largely because the school simply did not have enoug...

Jim Meadows: Leader in education

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under News

Even though he graduated with the class of 1987, Jim Meadows has not lost his love for education. Years after he graduated from MTHS, he returned and taught 10th grade History and Spanish 1. “I think I might even go back and teach actually. I miss it a lot,” Meadows said. The teachers a...

Creepy clown rumors answered

By Sarah Davis, Hawkeye Staff

October 7, 2016


Filed under News, recent, School News

It might not be Halloween yet, but that hasn’t stopped dozens of clowns from popping up all over America. Around the end of August, people started to spot  “creepy clowns” in their towns. There have been sightings in over 35 states including Texas, Wisconsin, South Carolina among others. More...

Pigeons land at MTHS

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

September 19, 2016


Filed under News

Throughout the school day, two pigeons have been located throughout the MTHS building. Principal Greg Schwab noticed them this morning when he arrived at school, at about 6 a.m., one in the main entrance near the skylights and one in the main gym. Schwab said that he’s not sure when the pige...

Edmonds Car Crash Kills Former MTHS Student

By Sierra Clark, News Editor

September 9, 2016


Filed under Featured Stories, News

Five Edmonds School District students, ages 13-16, were involved in a car wreck on Olympic View drive in Edmonds on Friday, July 22. According to Edmonds police Sgt. Shane Hawley, the BMW’s speed had caused it to swerve off the road and into a tree on block 8000, injuring the three surviving passengers. ...

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