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Former teacher dies due to lengthy cancer battle

By Hawkeye Staff

October 26, 2010


Filed under News, School News

English teacher Karen Hanson died Friday, Oct. 22 following a lengthy battle with cancer. Born in Rapid City, South Dakota, Hanson was 62. “I had the opportunity to work with her for two years and I just found her to be the most caring and student-centered teacher,” Assistant Principal Erin Murphy...

One day down, 179 to go

By Hawkeye Staff

September 8, 2010


Filed under News, School News

On the first day of school, just a few things are on students’ minds – schedules, friends, teachers and the year ahead. What is not usually on the minds of students are the things that have happened at school during summer. MTHS is now the oldest high school in the district; not having a “spruce-up”...

Car prowl awareness

Car prowl awareness

By Navarre Kerr

April 29, 2010


Filed under News, School News

On April 29, during third period, all of the cars in the student parking lot were targeted for prowling. Not by thieves, but by student volunteers accompanied by school Officer Heidi Froisland. Vehicle prowling is the theft of property from a vehicle but not the vehicle itself. During September of...

Multicultural Dinner, a success

Multicultural Dinner, a success

By Megan Resler

April 14, 2010


Filed under News, School News

The multicultural dinner took place on March 25 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. in the HUB. “It was a celebration of diversity,” Kevin Phok co-host of the event said. Admission was free, but all attendants were encouraged to bring a dish of food form their culture to contribute to the potluck. Turnout...

Day of Silence approaches

By Megan Resler

April 14, 2010


Filed under News, School News

This Friday the GSA (Gay Straight Alliance) will be participating in the National Day of Silence, an event MTHS has taken part in since 1992. The purpose of the day is to raise awareness towards the type of homophobia and bullying that have led to countless suicides in the United States. “The purpose...

Robotics regionally recognized

Robotics regionally recognized

By Megan Resler

April 14, 2010


Filed under News, School News

The MTHS FIRST Robotics club was recognized during the first weekend of April at the Seattle Regional Robotics competition, winning both the Business Plan Award and Safety Award. The event was held at Key Arena for the 3rd year in a row. It was led by Derek Burkett and David Krienke, the Robotics...

No shoes, no school, no sympathy

By Megan Resler

April 14, 2010


Filed under News, School News

Several students took part in an event last Thursday aimed at bringing awareness and empathy to impoverished third world countries. The event, networked through Facebook, required students to walk barefoot through the halls. That didn’t go over well, however, with school officials. The dress...

Mural update

Mural update

By Megan Resler

March 25, 2010


Filed under News, School News

Andrew Morrison, popular local Native American artist and Mountlake Terrace High School graduate, was notified of the cancellation of the multicultural mural he was painting in the Hub in fourth week of March. The prepping and painting of the multicultural mural was planned to begin during Spring Br...

Senior’s film accepted to SIFF

Senior’s film accepted to SIFF

By Megan Resler

March 3, 2010


Filed under A&E, News, School News

Expanding film through education, the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) offers youth under 18 the opportunity to submit their films to the festival for a reduced rate. The program is titled FutureWave. Senior Nick Terry’s film, “Senior Prom,” has been accepted into the festival thr...

Carton vs. bagged milk

Carton vs. bagged milk

By Megan Resler

February 24, 2010


Filed under News, School News

Upon returning from winter break MTHS cafeteria lunch-goers found a drastic change had taken place in the school lunch lines. Previously plastic bagged milk, of the chocolate and white variety, had been replaced with the cardboard carton version students may remember using five years to the prior in...

Filtering parameters revised on staff computer profiles

Filtering parameters revised on staff computer profiles

By Megan Resler

February 24, 2010


Filed under News, School News

The Edmonds School District has recently reevaluated their Internet filtering levels for teachers in the district. Beginning Oct. 12, 2009 online communities, chat, instant messaging, games and newsgroup sites were unblocked on staff profiles. Before new sites were unblocked however, teachers were r...

Roof renovation underway

Roof renovation underway

By Megan Resler

February 24, 2010


Filed under News, School News

For the first time in many Terrace students’ memories of the school, there has been active maintenance on the roof above the gym. Construction on a new gym roof began over Winter Break, becoming less and less subtle as students came back to school. Numerous detrimental and inconvenient leaks have spur...

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